The 400 Blows (1959)

Not Rated  |   |  Crime, Drama


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Moving story of a young boy who, left without attention, delves into a life of petty crime.


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  • Jean-Pierre Léaud in The 400 Blows (1959)
  • Jean-Pierre Léaud in The 400 Blows (1959)
  • Jean-Pierre Léaud in The 400 Blows (1959)
  • Jean-Pierre Léaud in The 400 Blows (1959)
  • Jean-Pierre Léaud in The 400 Blows (1959)

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Trivia

So pleased with Jean-Pierre Léaud and his screen test (an informal conversation with the film's director being off-camera), François Truffaut doctored it into the finished film by using fade-outs and substituting his voice with off-camera female psychiatrist's voice.


Quotes

Petite Feuille: Doinel, bring me that. Indeed! Go to the corner!


Goofs

At the end of the gravity wheel sequence, the camera pans up to look at the crowd showing the boom mic in the centre of the screen.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Crime | Drama

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