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Spotlight on a Murderer

Pleins feux sur l'assassin

directed by Georges Franju
France 1961
  • 95 min
22 Ratings


When he learns his days are numbered old count Hervé de Kéraudren decides to hide in a secret alcove and to die there, just to annoy his heirs. As a result of his body not being found the latter will have to wait for five years until they can inherit the count’s money.