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3.8
64 Ratings

The Pearls of the Crown

Les perles de la couronne

Directed by Sacha Guitry
France, 1937
Comedy, History

Synopsis

Sacha Guitry plays four roles in this multilingual whirlwind of pageantry that investigates the fate of three pearls missing from the royal crown of England. Pearls rockets through four centuries of European history with imaginative, winking irreverence.

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The Pearls of the Crown Directed by Sacha Guitry

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1937 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Screenplay

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