Musée d'Orsay: Monsieur Verdoux

Monsieur Verdoux

Director: Charlie Chaplin
1947. United States. French
124 min

Screenplay: Charlie Chaplin (based on an idea by Orson Welles).
Starring: Charlie Chaplin, Mady Correll

As a result of the 1929 crisis, Henri Verdoux finds himself unemployed. In order to support his family, he marries rich widows whom he then murders shortly after the wedding.

Monsieur Verdoux
Monsieur Verdoux, de Charles Chaplin, 1947© Roy ExportCompany

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