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The Red Inn (1951)

L'auberge rouge (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy, Crime | 7 June 1954 (USA)
A group of travelers, including a monk, stay in a lonely inn in the mountains. The host confesses the monk his habit of serving a soporific soup to the guests, to rob their possessions and ... See full summary »

Director:

Claude Autant-Lara (as Claude Autant Lara)

Writers:

Jean Aurenche (original scenario), Jean Aurenche (adaptation) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Fernandel ... The Monk
Françoise Rosay ... Marie Martin
Marie-Claire Olivia Marie-Claire Olivia ... Mathilde Martin
Jean-Roger Caussimon ... Darwin (as Caussimon)
Nane Germon Nane Germon ... Elisa
Didier d'Yd Didier d'Yd ... Jeannou
Lud Germain Lud Germain ... Fetiche
Jacques Charon Jacques Charon ... Rodolphe
Andrée Viala Andrée Viala ... La Marquise Caroline (as A. Viala)
Robert Berri Robert Berri ... Le Cocher
André Cheff André Cheff ... Un gendarme
André Dalibert André Dalibert ... Woodcutter
Grégoire Aslan ... Barboeuf
Julien Carette ... Pierre Martin (as Carette)
Yves Montand ... Singing Commentator (voice)
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Storyline

A group of travelers, including a monk, stay in a lonely inn in the mountains. The host confesses the monk his habit of serving a soporific soup to the guests, to rob their possessions and to bury them in the backyard. The story unfolds as the monk tries to save the guest's lives without violating the holy secrecy of the confession. Written by Johannes Stahl <jstahl@lri.ucsf.edu>

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A slight case of murder and mayhem

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

7 June 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Red Inn See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Memnon Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Connections

Referenced in Vlci bouda (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

La Complainte de l'Auberge Rouge
Written by René Cloërec
Performed by Yves Montand
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just fine
15 May 2001 | by pierrealixSee all my reviews

French Best Humorist Fernandel was at His peak when he made this movie in 1951..he hated it and never spoke again to its Director Autant-Lara .. The Movie was a Smash but you can easily understand Fernandel's reaction..he is clearly upstaged by the much interesting couple of killers played by Rosay and Carette..The Movie is based on a true story and could be a very good thriller .


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