The Girl from Maxim's (1950 film)

The Girl from Maxim's (French: La dame de chez Maxim's) is a 1950 French comedy film directed by Marcel Aboulker and starring Arlette Poirier, Saturnin Fabre and Marcelle Monthil. It is an adaptation of the 1899 farce La Dame de chez Maxim by Georges Feydeau.[1]

The Girl from Maxim's
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Directed byMarcel Aboulker
Produced byAlain Poiré
Gilbert Cohen-Seat
Written byGeorges Feydeau (play)
Marcel Aboulker
Robert Beauvais
StarringArlette Poirier
Saturnin Fabre
Marcelle Monthil
Jacques Morel
Music byPaul Durand
CinematographyPierre Levent
Edited byJacques Grassi
Maítrise Artisanale de l'Industrie Cinematographique
Distributed byGaumont Distribution
Release date
15 September 1950
Running time
92 minutes


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Oscherwitz & Higgins p.159


  • Hayward, Susan. French Costume Drama of the 1950s: Fashioning Politics in Film. Intellect Books, 2010.
  • Oscherwitz, Dayna & Higgins, MaryEllen. The A to Z of French Cinema. Scarecrow Press, 2009.

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