Stormy Waters (1941 film)

  (Redirected from Remorques)

Remorques (English title: Stormy Waters) is a 1941 French drama film directed by Jean Grémillon. The screenplay was written by Jacques Prévert (scenario and dialogue) and André Cayatte (adaptation), based on the novel by Roger Vercel. The film stars Jean Gabin, Madeleine Renaud and Michèle Morgan.[1]

Remorques
Stormy Waters
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Theatrical poster
Directed byJean Grémillon
Written byJacques Prévert (scenario & dialogue)
André Cayatte (adaptation)
StarringJean Gabin
Madeleine Renaud
Michèle Morgan
Music byAlexis Roland-Manuel
CinematographyArmand Thirard
Edited byYvonne Martin
Production
companies
MAIC
Sedis
Distributed byFilms Sonores Tobis
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (US)
Release date
  • 27 November 1941 (1941-11-27) (France)
  • 15 June 1946 (1946-06-15) (U.S.)
Running time
81 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench

It was shot at the Billancourt Studios in Paris and on location around Finistère in Brittany including at Brest. The film's sets were designed by the art director Alexandre Trauner. It was distributed in France by the Paris subsidiary of the German Tobis Film company. After the Second World War it was given an American release by MGM.

PlotEdit

A tugboat captain indulges a love affair with a married woman, despite having a seriously ill wife in a small ocean front town.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Stormy Waters". unifrance.org. Retrieved 2014-01-25.

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