Pépé le Moko


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[United States] : Criterion Collection, [2003].
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1936.
General Note
Based on the novel by Détective Ashelbé.
General Note
Special features: 1962 French TV interview with director Julien Duvivier ; excerpts from the 1978 TV documentary "Remembering Jean Gabin" ; excerpts from Ginette Vincendeau's BFI Classics study of the film ; a study of the lasting influence of Pépé on popular culture, including a comparison of this version to the 1938 U.S. remake, "Algiers" ; original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Marc Fossard, Kruger [Jules Kruger] ; editor, Marguerite Beaugé ; music, Vincent Scotto, Mohamed Yguerbouchen.
Jean Gabin, Mireille Balin, Gabriel Gabrio, Lucas Gridoux, Gilbert-Gil, Line Noro.
The notorious Pépé le Moko is a wanted man--women long for him, rivals hope to destroy him and the law is breathing down his neck at every turn. On the lam in the Casbah of Algiers, Pépé is safe from the police until a Parisian playgirl compels him to risk his life and leave its confines once and for all.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, mono., aspect ratio: 1.33:1.
In French with optional English subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Duvivier, J., Hakim, R., Hakim, R., Ashelbe., Constant, J., Jeanson, H., Gabin, J., Balin, M., Gabrio, G., Gridoux, L., Gilbert-Gil., Noro, L., Ashelbe., Fossard, M., Krüger, J., Beaugé, M., Scotto, V., & Yguerbouchen, M. (2003). Pépé le Moko . Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Julien Duvivier et al.. 2003. Pépé Le Moko. Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Julien Duvivier et al.. Pépé Le Moko Criterion Collection, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Duvivier, Julien, et al. Pépé Le Moko Criterion Collection, 2003.

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