Monsieur Verdoux

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Monsieur Verdoux

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Monsieur Verdoux

Release Date: September 26, 1947

Year    :   1947
Slogan    :   «A Comedy of Murders.»
Genres    :   Comedy, Crime
Production Companies    :   Charles Chaplin Productions, United Artists
Director    :   Charlie Chaplin
Producers    :   Charlie Chaplin
Writers    :   Orson Welles, Charlie Chaplin
RunTime    :   124 mins.
Budget    :   2000000

The film is about an unemployed banker, Henri Verdoux, and his sociopathic methods of attaining income. While being both loyal and competent in his work, Verdoux has been laid-off. To make money for his wife and child, he marries wealthy widows and then murders them. His crime spree eventually works against him when two particular widows break his normal routine.

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