The Charterhouse of Parma (film)

The Charterhouse of Parma (French: La Chartreuse de Parme, Italian: La Certosa di Parma) is a 1948 French-Italian drama film based on the novel of the same name by Stendhal. It entered the competition at the 1948 Locarno International Film Festival, being awarded for best cinematography.[2]

The Charterhouse of Parma
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Directed byChristian-Jaque
StarringRenée Faure
Gérard Philipe
Music byRenzo Rossellini
CinematographyG.R. Aldo
Anchise Brizzi
Romolo Garroni
Nicolas Hayer
Release date
  • 21 February 1948 (1948-02-21)
  • 21 May 1948 (1948-05-21)
Running time
166 minutes
CountriesFrance, Italy
LanguagesFrench, Italian
Box office6,151,922 admissions (France)[1]

It was the most popular French film at the French box office in 1948.[3]


External linksEdit


  1. ^ "Box Office Success of Gerard Philippe films". Box Office Story.
  2. ^ Andrea LeVasseur. "The Charterhouse of Parma". MTV. Retrieved 10 September 2012.
  3. ^ "French Box Office in 1948". Box Office Story.