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25 Ratings

So This Is Paris

Directed by Ernst Lubitsch
United States, 1926
Comedy, Silent


Paul is happily married to Suzanna, living together in a quiet neighborhood. As Suzanna notices that their new neighbors are expressive dancers with revealing outfits, she demands Paul complain to them about their lack of morality. As Paul knocks on their door, he finds out that one is an old flame.

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So This Is Paris Directed by Ernst Lubitsch

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  • José Neves's rating of the film So This Is Paris

    35mm. Is already a compendium of Lubitsch's style and themes, a sophisticated comedy of deceit and infidelities, but it's still a kind of motif in a minor tone. There are, however, moments of a superior formality: the sequence of the party, where the film meets a constructivist editing and the initial sequences between the front apartments, with the depth of field through windows, announcing what Oliveira would do.

  • FISCHER's rating of the film So This Is Paris

    Un festival Ernst Lubitsch, habilement charpenté sur la solide grammaire théâtrale de la farce, avec ses imparables quiproquos, ses subtils sous-entendus et ses délicieux impairs, entre intrigue sentimentale et ravissante comédie de moeurs qui ne compte pas moins de cent dix-huit portes ou fenêtres, franchies (réellement ou par le regard) par les différents protagonistes, en verve et en vrac.

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