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The Murderer Lives at Number 21 (L'assassin habite... au 21) 1942

5,000 LL
SKU #The Murderer Lives at 21 1942 DVD 110 French Movies*

Inspector Wenceslas (referred to as "Wens" for short) Vorobeychik[1] is assigned the case of a serial killer who leaves a calling card with the name 'Monsieur Durand' on his victims. Wens' mistress is the ditsy struggling actress Mila Malou who is determined to get noticed, and attempts to help Wens find the criminal. Wens discovers that Durand is a tenant at a boarding house at No. 21 Avenue Junot. Wens takes a room at the house in disguise as a Protestant minister. Suspects are arrested, but while each is in jail another Durand murder occurs. Both Mila and Wens discover who is responsible for the murders. Wens is captured, and as he is about to be killed when Mila and the police arrive and rescue him.

1h 24min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Stars: Pierre Fresnay, Suzy Delair, Jean Tissier
: Henri-Georges Clouzot
Language: French 
Subtitle: English
Rating: Not Rated