A Scandal in Paris (1946)

A Scandal in Paris (1946)

A Scandal in Paris





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This film is a liberal adaptation of the life story of Eugene Francois Vidocq, a French prefect of police in the years prior to the Revolution. George Sanders stars as Vidocq, who spends most of the film as an aimless rogue willing to lie, cheat, and steal for his comfort.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Romance, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Ellis St. Joseph
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 22, 2003
United Artists

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as Therese

as Loretta

as Richet

as Marquise

as Houdon

as Uncle Hugo

as Owner of Dress Shop

as Painter

as Cousin Pierre

as Cousin Gabriel

as Aunt Ernestine

as Little Louis
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Critic Reviews for A Scandal in Paris

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

May 29, 2001
AV Club
Top Critic

Never gets to the comic effects it reaches for.

Full Review… | March 10, 2007
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's probably safe to say that the earnest A Scandal in Paris won't ever approach the level of acceptance accorded to All That Heaven Allows and Imitation of Life.

Full Review… | August 13, 2003
Slant Magazine

June 17, 2005

Full Review… | September 21, 2003

Audience Reviews for A Scandal in Paris


great role for george sanders as a ne'er do well casanova who goes from master thief to police chief in napoleonic paris

Stella Dallas

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