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Forbidden Games (Jeux interdits) (1952)

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Georges Poujouly Georges Poujouly
Michel Dollé
Brigitte Fossey Brigitte Fossey
Paulette
Amédée Amédée
Francis Gouard
Laurence Badie Laurence Badie
Berthe Dollé
Madeleine Barbulée Madeleine Barbulée
Une soeur de la Croix-Rouge
Suzanne Courtal Suzanne Courtal
Madame Dollé - la mère
Lucien Hubert Lucien Hubert
Joseph Dollé - le père
Jacques Marin Jacques Marin
Georges Dollé


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Jean Aurenche Jean Aurenche
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Pierre Bost Pierre Bost
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A classic

9 years, 3 months ago at Jul 22 8:14
Since I had never seen a movie directed by René Clement before, I didn't know what to expect but since this movie is a classic, I thought I should give it a shot. Eventually, it actually turned out to be definitely one of the saddest movies I have ever seen. First, they gave us this opening with this famous melancholic guitar tune which kept coming back throughout the whole thing. Then, in the ve... read more

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5 months, 1 week ago at May 9 19:24
(OK) Clement in perfect almost suspicious equilibrium. It's enough adult and irreverent and absurd too avoid the children menace. Fossey ir irresistible, and a bit perverse too...
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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), Drama (6), War (6), French (5), France (5), WWII (5), 1952 (5), World War II (4), Childhood (4), Owl (4), Confessional (3), Rivalry (2), Children (2), Singer (2), Beating (2), Policeman (2), Hearse (2), Catholic Hospital (2), Fear Of The Dark (2), Cricket (1)
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“(OK) Clement in perfect almost suspicious equilibrium. It's enough adult and irreverent and absurd too avoid the children menace. Fossey ir irresistible, and a bit perverse too...” read more

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