Le Million

Le Million

Debt-ridden painter Michel is overcome with joy at discovering that he has just won 1 million florins in the Dutch lottery, but almost immediately, he discovers that his softhearted girlfriend, Béatrice, has given away his jacket containing the winning ticket to an elderly petty thief. Soon Michel, Beatrice and Michel's artistic rival, Prosper, are hurtling through the streets of Paris on the trail of the missing jacket.

TitleLe Million
Original TitleLe million
Release DateApril 3rd, 1931
GenresComedy, Music
Runtime
DirectorRené Clair
WritersRené Clair, Georges Berr, Marcel Guillemaud
Production CompanyFilms Sonores Tobis
Production CountryFrance
Plot Keywordsmusical, based on play or musical, farce, black and white, wild goose chase, betrayal by friend, winning lottery
René Lefèvre
René Lefèvre
Michel Bouflette
Annabella
Annabella
Béatrice
Pierre Alcover
Pierre Alcover
Le policier
The Million
El millón
May 20th, 1931
April 3rd, 1931