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While Paris Sleeps (1932 film)

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Writer  Basil Woon
Initial release  May 8, 1932
Running time  1h 7m
Art director  William S. Darling
7/10 IMDb

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Director    Allan Dwan
Genre  Drama
While Paris Sleeps (1932 film) movie poster
Similar movies  Wharf Angel (1934)

Jacques escapes from a penal colony to see his daughter Manon in Paris. He saves Manon and her boyfriend from kidnappers and dies to keep his daughter from discovering who he really is.

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While Paris Sleeps is a 1932 dramatic film directed by Allan Dwan.

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To save his daughter Manon (Helen Mack) from falling into the hands of a vicious gang of pimps, convict Jacques Costard (Victor McLaglen) escapes from jail. Jacques' problems are twofold: he must keep Manon from being abducted into a life of prostitution, and he must also hide his true identity from the girl, who has been raised to believe that Jacques died a hero in WWI.

Plot

Jacques Costaud, a French war veteran is sentenced to life in prison for killing a man but soon escapes from a penal colony in French Guyana. He then flees to Paris to find his daughter Manon, who believes him dead. Now he must try to keep her from being abducted into a life of prostitution and keeping his true identity a secret.

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Cast

  • Victor McLaglen as Jacques Costaud
  • Helen Mack as Manon Costaud
  • William Bakewell as Paul Renoir
  • Jack La Rue as Julot
  • Rita La Roy as Fifi
  • Maurice Black as Roca
  • Dot Farley as the Concierge
  • Lucille La Verne as Mme. Golden Bonnet
  • Paul Porcasi as Kapas
  • Edward Dillon as the Concierges husband
  • Arthur Stone as Mouche
  • Martin J. Faust as Apache
  • References

    While Paris Sleeps (1932 film) Wikipedia
    While Paris Sleeps (1932 film) IMDb While Paris Sleeps (1932 film) themoviedb.org


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