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Forbidden Games (Jeux interdits) (1952)

Forbidden Games
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Georges Poujouly Georges Poujouly
Michel Dolle
Brigitte Fossey Brigitte Fossey
Amédée Amédée
Francis Gouard
Laurence Badie Laurence Badie
Berthe Dolle
Madeleine Barbulée Madeleine Barbulée
Red Cross Nun
Suzanne Courtal Suzanne Courtal
Madame Dolle
Lucien Hubert Lucien Hubert
Dolle, the Father
Jacques Marin Jacques Marin
Georges Dolle

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Jean Aurenche Jean Aurenche
Pierre Bost Pierre Bost


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A classic

5 years, 2 months ago at Jul 22 8:14
Since I have never seen a movie directed by René Clement before, I didn't know what to expect but since it is a classic, I thought I should give it a shot. Honestly, it is definitely one of the saddest movies I have ever seen. Indeed, you have in the opening scene this famous melancholic guitar tune which keeps coming back throughout the whole thing. Then, in the very first scene, you have a 5 ye... read more
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A timeless evocation of childhood innocence corrupted, René Clément’s mythical and heartbreakingly real Forbidden Games tells the story of a young girl orphaned by war and the farm boy she joins in a fantastical world of macabre play.
Release date: 8 December 1952
Tags: 1950s (7), War (6), Drama (6), 1952 (6), WWII (5), French (5), France (5), Owl (4), World War II (4), Childhood (4), Confessional (3), Catholic Hospital (2), Fear Of The Dark (2), Policeman (2), Hearse (2), Beating (2), Children (2), Singer (2), Rivalry (2), Church (1)
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