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Mississippi Mermaid

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A rare mid-career flop for director [[Performer~P114620~François Truffaut~françoistruffaut]] when it was released, Mississippi Mermaid has become a cult favorite, thanks in part to the availability of the original French version, which added 13 minutes to the U.S. release running time. Adapted from a story by [[Performer~P161551~William Irish~williamirish]], it's a noirish tale of a man who orders a mail-order bride but receives instead a con woman. Louis Mahe ([[Performer~P81306~Jean-Paul...more

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