L' Argent (Jazz-Bank) (1928)

TOMATOMETER

——

——

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

This French production was based on a novel by Emile Zola, of the same title. Pierre Alcover stars as Saccard, a ruthless and untrustworthy banker who is all but ruined by speculating on the European stock market. Exulting in Saccard's imminent destruction are two old enemies, rival businessman Gunderman (Alfred Abel) and cast-off mistress Countess Sandorf (Brigitte Helm). Briefly rescued from poverty when he aligns himself with Hamelin (Henry Victor) a war hero-turned-petroleum profiteer, Soccard once more faces ruination when Hamelin is reported missing and presumed dead. Upon being assured that Hamelin is safe, Saccard cold-bloodedly sets about to stab his new partner in the back and assume control of his petroleum holdings. But Saccard is foiled by the last-minute manipulations of Gunderman, who ends up inviting Hamelin to join his operation. L'Argent was adapted for the screen by Marcel L'Herbier. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Art House & International , Drama
Directed By:
In Theaters:
 wide
Runtime:

Cast

Pierre Alcover
as Saccard
Brigitte Helm
as Baronin Sandorf
Henry Victor
as Jacques Hamelin
Antonin Artaud
as Gundermann
Marie Glory
as Liane Hamelin

Critic Reviews for L' Argent (Jazz-Bank)

There are no critic reviews yet for L' Argent (Jazz-Bank). Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates!

Audience Reviews for L' Argent (Jazz-Bank)

There are no audience reviews yet. Hurry, submit your review so you can be first!

Discussion Forum

Discuss L' Argent (Jazz-Bank) on our Movie forum!

News & Features