A Scandal in Paris
A Scandal in Paris (1946)

A Scandal in Paris is a liberal adaptation of the life story of Eugène François Vidocq, who was French prefect of police during the Napoleonic era. George Sanders stars as Vidocq, who spends most of the film as an aimless rogue willing to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 22, 2003
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Richard Brody
New Yorker

With a display of suave images and wry performances, Sirk delights in the elegant formalities that withhold judgment in favor of pleasure and knowledge.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Never gets to the comic effects it reaches for.

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Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

It's probably safe to say that the earnest A Scandal in Paris won't ever approach the level of acceptance accorded to All That Heaven Allows and Imitation of Life.

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Stella Dallas
great role for george sanders as a ne'er do well casanova who goes from master thief to police chief in napoleonic paris