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The Man on the Eiffel Tower


Though hampered by a small budget that shrank with each shooting day, director [[Performer~P102566~Burgess Meredith~burgessmeredith]] fashioned a serviceable film version of [[Performer~P198871~Georges Simenon~georgessimenon]]'s A Battle of Nerves. Retitled The Man on the Eiffel Tower, the film pits [[Performer~P198871~Simenon~georgessimenon]]'s analytical Inspector Maigret ([[Performer~P98862~Charles Laughton~charleslaughton]]) against a wily murderer. We know virtually from the outset that the guilty...more