Henri Chatelard is well in his forties, owns a restaurant and a cinema in the city, and appreciate women. When he meets Marie, a 18ish stronghead who just lost her father in a small fishermen village, it is not clear who is the hunter and who is the prey.
Director: Marcel Carné.
Writers: Georges Simenon (novel), Louis Chavance & Marcel Carné (adaptation), Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes (dialogue) (as Georges Ribemont-Dessaigne), Jacques Prévert (dialogue) (uncredited).
Stars: Jean Gabin, Blanchette Brunoy, Nicole Courcel, Claude Romain, Louis Seigner, René Blancard, Robert Vattier, Louise Fouquet, Olivier Hussenot, Jeanne Véniat, Georges Vitray, Odette Laure. AKA Marie of the Port