Topaze

  • 1935
  • 1 HR 32 MIN
  • NR
  • Comedy, Drama

Jouvet and Feuilliere take on the roles played by John Barrymore and Myrna Loy in this remake based on the Marcel Pagnol play. Feuilliere delivers an admirable performance as the mistress of a tycoon who becomes fond of a sheepish inventor, Jouvet. Truer to the original than its predecessor, but not as well acted. One of three adaptations of Pagnol plays...read more

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Jouvet and Feuilliere take on the roles played by John Barrymore and Myrna Loy in this remake based on the Marcel Pagnol play. Feuilliere delivers an admirable performance as the mistress of a tycoon who becomes fond of a sheepish inventor, Jouvet. Truer to the original than its

predecessor, but not as well acted. One of three adaptations of Pagnol plays to be released with the advent of sound, TOPAZE was the only one filmed without the consent of the author. Pagnol was so offended by Paramount's having brought in another writer to redo his dialog that he became a film

producer himself. He formed his own company to film his next few features, including FANNY, filmed in 1932, as was this version of TOPAZE.

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