The Man of the Hour

The Man of the Hour
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Maurice Chevalier and Elvire Popesco
Directed by Julien Duvivier
Produced by Julien Duvivier

José Marquis
Written by Julien Duvivier

Charles Spaak

Charles Vildrac
Starring Maurice Chevalier

Elvire Popesco

Josette Day

André Alerme
Music by Jean Wiener
Cinematography Roger Hubert
Edited by Marthe Poncin

Les Films Marquis
Distributed by Distribution Parisienne de Films
Release date
26 February 1937
Running time
93 minutes
Country France
Language French

The Man of the Hour (French: L'homme du jour) is a 1937 French musical film directed by Julien Duvivier and starring Maurice Chevalier, Elvire Popesco and Josette Day.[1] The film was shot at the Joinville Studios, with sets designed by the art director Jacques Krauss. An ordinary man saves the life of a great actress by giving blood, and she in turns decides to promote him as a singing star.

Partial cast [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ Mazdon & Wheatley p.35

Bibliography [ edit ]

  • Lucy Mazdon & Catherine Wheatley. Je T Aime... Moi Non Plus: Franco-British Cinematic Relations. Berghahn Books, 2010.

External links [ edit ]

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