Majestic Hotel Cellars

Majestic Hotel Cellars (French: Les caves du Majestic) is a 1945 French mystery film directed by Richard Pottier and starring Albert Préjean, Suzy Prim and Denise Grey. It is based on the Maigret novel Maigret and the Hotel Majestic by Georges Simenon.[1]

Majestic Hotel Cellars
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Directed byRichard Pottier
Screenplay byGeorges Simenon (novel)
Charles Spaak
Produced byAlfred Greven
StarringAlbert Préjean
Suzy Prim
Denise Grey
CinematographyPierre Montazel
Edited byChristian Gaudin
Music byRené Sylviano
Distributed byL'Alliance Cinématographique Européenne
Release date
11 August 1945
Running time
100 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art director Guy de Gastyne.

The film earned admissions in France of 1,870,814.[2] It was the last production of the German-controlled French film production company Continental Films, which was dissolved after the Liberation of Paris.



  1. ^ Goble p.428
  2. ^ French box office figures for 1945 at Box Office Story


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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