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The Most Wanted Man

L'ennemi public n° 1

Directed by Henri Verneuil
France, 1953
Comedy

Synopsis

Joe Calvert is a nearsighted, friendly man who works as a clerk in a department store, who gets into embarrassing situations when he isn’t wearing his glasses. After mistakenly taking another man’s raincoat, he takes out a gun on a train. Soon, Joe finds both the police and gangsters after him.

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The Most Wanted Man Directed by Henri Verneuil

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