Impasse des deux anges (1948) AKA Impasse of Two Angels / Dilemma of Two Angels


Marianne, a stage actress, has decided to give up her career in order to marry a wealthy nobleman, Marquis Antoine de Fontaines. As a wedding present Antoine gives his future wife a precious diamond necklace, which is coveted by a gang of crooks. Jean, one of them, is given the mission to approach Marianne and to steal the necklace from her. The only trouble is that when he meets her, she recognizes him as the man she once loved…

Director: Maurice Tourneur. AKA Impasse of Two Angels / Dilemma of Two Angels
Writer: Jean-Paul Le Chanois (scenario and dialogue).
Stars: Paul Meurisse, Simone Signoret, Marcel Herrand, Paul Demange, Jacques Castelot, Marcelle Praince, François Patrice, Sinoël, Paul Amiot, André Nicard, Jean Aymé, Charlotte Ecard, Gustave Gallet, Jacqueline Marbaux.


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  1. James558
    April 4, 2020

    Merci, Jon! Really appreciate this!

  2. crick
    November 25, 2023

    Hi and thanks–might the subs be available separately? Helps me for learning French, and I can find a copy without them but still need the subs and can’t find them elsewhere. Thanks either way.

      • crick
        November 26, 2023

        Greatly appreciated, thanks! The movie is excellent so far, quite charming.

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