SKU 5480

THE IDIOT (L'Idiot) (1946) * with switchable English subtitles *

Georges Lampin Writers: Fyodor Dostoevsky (novel) (as Dostoievsky), Charles Spaak (adaptation) | 1 more credit » Stars: Edwige Feuillère, Lucien Coëdel, Jean Debucourt

Muichkine, a young Russian prince, returns home to St. Petersburg from a mental institution, determined to spread decency and kindness in the harsh and cruel world. He becomes betrothed to an innocent young girl while trying to save a less-innocent woman from her own travail, but jealousy and his own naivete bring about unimaginable tragedy.

DVD-R is in French with switchable English subtitles.  Approx. 95 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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