Landru [Bluebeard]

Claude Chabrol (director)
Francoise Sagan (screenwriter)
Michele Morgan, Danielle Darrieux, Hildegard Knef (starring)

Paris: Lux Film, Circa 1963. Promotional flyer for the 1963 French film. Text in French.

During World War I, a man supplements his income by luring middle-class Parisian women to a countryside villa where he seduces and kills them, burns their bodies, then helps himself to their bank accounts, keeping himself, his wife, his mistress, and his four children in the lifestyle to which they are accustomed. The first and only screenwriting credit of author and playwright Francoise Sagan.

Shot on location in Paris and Gambais, France.

10.5 x 8.5 inches. Single sheet. Near Fine, with a small dampstain to the top edge.

[Book #149232]