Music directorGeorges Auric Duration CountryFrance
CastMartine Carol (Caroline de Bièvre), Jacques Baumer (L'officier chez Van Krift), Alfred Adam (Jules - le postillon) WriterJean Anouilh, Jacques Laurent Release date1951 (24 May 1954 in New York City) Similar moviesCaroline and the Rebels (1955)
Dear Caroline (French:Caroline Chérie) is a French 1951 film directed by Richard Pottier. It is based on Jacques Laurent's historical novel "The loves of Caroline Cherie: A novel". Leading roles were played by Martine Carol and Jacques Dacqmine.
France, July 1782. During her birthday, the beautiful young Marchioness Caroline meets the attractive soldier Gaston. It's love at first sight but Gaston does not wish to make a commitment because a military career waits for him. Caroline marries then a politician but the French Revolution bursts and Caroline has to run away to escape the guillotine. By running away she meets Gaston again who decides to help her.