So Dark the Night
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So Dark the Night
This well-plotted and executed film noir suffered from its lack of star power, but has become something of a cult classic. Steven Geray stars as Henri Cassin, a French detective from the Paris Surete, who takes his first vacation in many years to St. Margot and the country inn of the Michaud family. There, he falls in love with the innkeeper's daughter Nanette (Micheline Cheirel), who is already engaged to a local farmer, Leon Archard (Paul Marion). Urged to pursue a romance with Cassin by her social-climbing mother, Nanette agrees to wed the lawman. Leon pledges that he will never stop… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Strange, nightmarish and original crime film, with visually creative direction."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"A rarely shown obscure film."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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