Elevator to the Gallows (Ascenseur pour l'echafaud)

Louis Malle's debut feature was arguably the first film of the French New Wave. Jeanne Moreau stars as a woman waiting for her lover to return from murdering her husband. Their "perfect crime," however, goes spectacularly awry.

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Credits

Director:

  • Louis Malle

Cast:

  • Jeanne Moreau
  • Maurice Ronet
  • Georges Poujouly
  • Yori Bertin
  • Jean Wall
  • Elga Andersen
  • Sylviane Aisenstein
  • Micheline Bona
  • Gisele Grandpre
  • Jacqueline Staup

Writers:

  • Noel Calef
  • Louis Malle

Producer:

  • Jean Thuillier

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