Ascenseur pour l’échafaud

Elevator to the Gallows

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A self-assured businessman murders his employer, with help from the employer's wife, who is his mistress, thereby unintentionally provoking an ill-fated chain of events.

Elevator to the Gallows is co-presented by Hong Kong International Film Festival Society

Language
In French with English subtitles
Origin
France
Year Released
1968
Play Time
90 min
Age Category
I
Director
Louis Malle
Cast
Jeanne Moreau, Maurice Ronet, Lino Ventura
Color
Black & White
"A brilliant, preposterous slice of noir-suspense realism."
Peter Bradshaw
The Guardian