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Directed by Francis Girod
France, 1990
Biography, Drama


On 9 January 1836, Pierre Lacenaire goes to the guillotine, a murderer and a thief. He gives Allard, a police inspector, his life story, written while awaiting execution. He also asks Allard to care for Hermine, a lass to whom he has been guardian for more than ten years.

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Lacenaire Directed by Francis Girod

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1991 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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