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Porte des Lilas


Port de Lilias was [[Performer~P85111~Rene Clair~renéclair]]'s first film since 1955, and his last until 1960. It is more serious than most of [[Performer~P85111~Clair~renéclair]]'s efforts, ending with a death that is all the more surprising in that the director never quite prepares us for it. [[Performer~P8148~Pierre Brasseur~pierrebrasseur]] plays Juju, a likeable ne'er-do-well who suddenly finds himself the "guardian" of a murderer named Barbier ([[Performer~P73486~Henri Vidal~henrividal]]). When his...more