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Monsieur Beaucaire (1946 film)

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Director  George Marshall
Story by  Booth Tarkington
Language  English
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Adventure, Comedy, History
Country  United States
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Writer  Melvin Frank, Norman Panama, Booth Tarkington, Frank Tashlin
Release date  September 4, 1946 (1946-09-04)
Screenplay  Norman Panama, Melvin Frank
Cast  Bob Hope (Monsieur Beaucaire), Joan Caulfield (Mimi), Patric Knowles (Duc le Chandre), Marjorie Reynolds (Princess Maria of Spain), Cecil Kellaway (Count D'Armand), Joseph Schildkraut (Don Francisco)
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Monsieur Beaucaire is a 1946 comedy film starring Bob Hope as the title character, the barber of King Louis XV of France. It is loosely based on the novel of the same name by Booth Tarkington. It is a remake of the 1924 Rudolph Valentino silent film of the same name Monsieur Beaucaire.


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King Louis XV of France is invited by his rival King Philip V of Spain to choose a suitable husband for Philip's daughter, Princess Maria, as a gesture of unity between their two nations. Louis's choice is Duc le Chandre, but the duke fancies Madame Pompadour, as does the king.

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Louis' barber, Beaucaire, becomes tangled in a web of deceit along with Mimi, a chambermaid he loves. Both end up exiled from France, and after Beaucaire assists the duke in hiding Madame Pompadour, all must ward off General Don Francisco, who is planning to overthrow Philip so that he can rule Spain.

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After a series of mistakes and misadventures, Beaucaire shows his bravery in a swordfight with Don Francisco, and is rewarded by the duke coming to his rescue.


  • Bob Hope as Monsieur Beaucaire
  • Joan Caulfield as Mimi
  • Patric Knowles as Duc le Chandre
  • Marjorie Reynolds as Princess Maria of Spain
  • Cecil Kellaway as Count D'Armand
  • Joseph Schildkraut as Don Francisco
  • Reginald Owen as King Louis XV
  • Constance Collier as The Queen of France
  • Hillary Brooke as Madame Pompadour
  • Fortunio Bonanova as Don Carlos
  • Douglass Dumbrille as George Washington
  • Mary Nash as The Duenna
  • Leonid Kinskey as Rene
  • Howard Freeman as King Philip II
  • Lewis Russell as Chief Justice
  • References

    Monsieur Beaucaire (1946 film) Wikipedia
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