L'irrésistible Catherine (1957)

A legionnaire wants to keep his promise :to marry his dead friend's lover.


André Pergament


Credited cast:
Michel Auclair ... Georges Bartone
Marie Daëms Marie Daëms ... Catherine Revering
Fernand Sardou Fernand Sardou ... Bouche
Robert Vattier ... Me Revering
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
René Bergeron René Bergeron ... Le colonel
Lil Carina Lil Carina ... La choriste
Catherine Cellier Catherine Cellier ... Une entraîneuse
Jean Clarieux Jean Clarieux ... Le boucher
Robert Dalban ... La voix de Pearl
Julia Dancourt Julia Dancourt ... Une entraîneuse
Paul Demange
Nane Germon Nane Germon ... Mme Martin
Albert Hugues Albert Hugues ... Le pianiste
Abel Jores Abel Jores ... Le barman
Maïa Jusanova Maïa Jusanova ... La danseuse


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A legionnaire,Georges, promised his friend ,who died of a snake-bite ,to marry Catherine ,the girl with whom he had a child .Back in France ,the young soldier goes in search of Catherine .The girl he finds is a dumb puritan ;in spite of his disappointment , he keeps his promise and asks for her hand.At the last moment,in the town-hall,he discovers the girl he is to marry is not the true Catherine.So he leaves his fiancee and heads for Paris where the true girl works as a cabaret dancer.But the deserted fiancee is not prepared to accept it. Written by dbdumonteil

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10 May 1957 (France) See more »

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O Desejo de Catherine See more »

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