Just Before Nightfall

  • 1971
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Crime

A surburban crime melodrama from French New Wave director Chabrol that opens as Parisian advertising man Bouquet strangles his mistress, the wife of his best friend, Perier. His guilt goes undetected by the police, but he cannot live with his crime. He pitifully tells his wife, Audran, of his affair and the subsequent murder. She accepts the news with surprising...read more

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01:00 — Charles Masson, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the architect Francois Tellier. Charles strangl (more…)

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A surburban crime melodrama from French New Wave director Chabrol that opens as Parisian advertising man Bouquet strangles his mistress, the wife of his best friend, Perier. His guilt goes undetected by the police, but he cannot live with his crime. He pi… (more)

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