Suspense classic that influenced the 1960 movie, Psycho, by Alfred Hitchcock. Tells the story of a sadistic headmaster of a Parisian boarding school who is murdered by his wife and mistress, whom he has mistreated. The women dump his body in a swimming pool. When the pool is drained, the body has disappeared. Then come reports of sightings, terrifying his killers.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs)
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 35.
Criterion collection ; 35
Boileau-Narcejac -- Film adaptations.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.
Feature films -- France.
Foreign language films -- French.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Clouzot, H.-G. (Henri-Georges)
Clouzot, Vera, 1913-1960
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Meurisse, Paul, 1913-1979.
Parys, Georges van.
Signoret, Simone, 1921-1985.
Vanel, Charles, 1892-1989.