About the film
based on novel or book
Strangers in the House
Release Date: May 16, 1942
|Genres||:||Drama, Crime, Mystery|
|Production Companies||:||Continental Films|
|Writers||:||Henri-Georges Clouzot, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Georges Simenon|
Loursat, a lawyer, lives with his daughter Nicole in a sinister and vast bourgeois residence. Abandoned for nearly twenty years by his wife, the brilliant lawyer has sunk into alcoholism and his relationship with his daughter is virtually non-existent. However, one day the corpse of a stranger is discovered in the residence of Loursat. Nicole, who frequents a gang of young people who escape boredom by stealing cars and other objects, is immediately suspected.