Charlie Kohler is a piano player in a bar. The waitress Lena is in love with him. One of Charlie’s brother, Chico, a crook, takes refuge in the bar because he is chased by two gangsters, Momo and Ernest. We will discover that Charlie’s real name is Edouard Saroyan, once a virtuose who gives up after his wife’s suicide. Charlie now has to deal wih Chico, Ernest, Momo, Fido (his youngest brother who lives with him), and Lena…
(Plot summary written by Yepok)
Director: François Truffaut
Writer: David Goodis (novel “Down There”) François Truffaut (adaptation, dialogue), Marcel Moussy (adaptation)
Editor: Claudine Bouché, Cécile Decugis
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