French Cancan (1955)

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Genres
Drama, Made in Europe, Romance, Comedy
Runtime
1h 40min

Cast

Jean Gabin
Henri Danglard
María Félix
Lola de Castro de la Fuente de Espramadura 'La Belle Abbesse'
Anna Amendola
Esther Georges
Dora Doll
La Génisse
Giani Esposito
Prince Alexandre
Michel Piccoli
Le Capitaine Valorgueil
Édith Piaf
Eugénie Buffet
Franco Pastorino
Paulo, le boulanger
Cora Vaucaire
The singer

Synopsis

Nineteenth-century Paris comes vibrantly alive in Jean Renoir’s exhilarating tale of the opening of the world-renowned Moulin Rouge. Jean Gabin plays the wily impresario Danglard, who makes the cancan all the rage while juggling the love of two beautiful women—an Egyptian belly-dancer and a naive working girl turned cancan star.

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Currently you are able to watch "French Cancan" streaming on Kanopy, Criterion Channel.

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