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Break the News

Directed by René Clair
United Kingdom, 1938
Comedy, Musical

Synopsis

Two small-time song-and-dance men come up with what they believe is a surefire publicity stunt, guaranteed to keep their names in the public eye—one of them will “disappear” in what looks like a murder, and the other will be convicted of the crime.

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Break the News Directed by René Clair

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1938 | 2 wins including: Special Recommendation