La Décade prodigieuse (Ten Days Wonder )
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La Décade prodigieuse (Ten Days Wonder )
In this ponderous French mystery-drama, based on an Ellery Queen story, blackmail would seem to be the least of the problems of Charles (Anthony Perkins). His adoptive father Theo (Orson Welles) has a madwoman for a mother, and a gorgeous woman of Charles' age (Marlene Jobert) for a wife. In fact, Charles is deeply attracted to her. In addition, his father encourages the whole family to dress in '20s clothing, which makes them all feel out of place. However, when he wakes in a strange bed with blood on his hands and no memory of anything the night before, he gets a little bit frantic.… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Creative adaptation of the Ellery Queen mystery."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"This unique film is both awkward and mesmerizing."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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