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The Man on the Eiffel Tower

(1949)

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| Film | France | Colour | 1h 37min |
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| Stars: Charles Laughton, Franchot Tone, Burgess Meredith | Directors: Burgess Meredith, Irving Allen

A crazy killer defies Inspector Maigret to discover his identity

Cast

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Charles Laughton
Inspector Jules Maigret
Franchot Tone
Johann Radek
Burgess Meredith
Joseph Heurtin
Robert Hutton
Bill Kirby
Jean Wallace
Edna Wallace
British actress Patricia Roc strikes a sexy pose in a publicity shot for Jassy (1947).
Helen Kirby
Belita
Gisella Heurtin
George Thorpe
Comelieu
William Phipps
Janvier
William Cottrell
Moers
Chaz Chase
Waiter
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Professor Grollet
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Reviews

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Early independent production, an unsatisfactory crime melodrama with international talent and Paris locations. Some quirky acting carries it through. (Halliwell’s)

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The Man on the Eiffel Tower DVD from Odeon, 2008

Production

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Burgess Meredith
Director
Irving Allen
Director / Producer
Franchot Tone
Producer
Georges Simenon
Writer (novel)
Harry Brown
Writer (screenplay)

Also known as

L’homme de la tour Eiffel (France)