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The Adventures of Arsène Lupin

Jacques Becker, 1957

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Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief
Maurice Leblanc, 1907

The Adventures of Arsène Lupin is a movie directed by Jacques Becker in 1957 and based on the book Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief by Maurice Leblanc, first published in 1907. The movie features Robert Lamoureux, Liselotte Pulver, O.E. Hasse, Daniel Ceccaldi, Georges Chamarat, Huguette Hue, and others.

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Movie Poster: The Adventures of Arsène Lupin (Jacques Becker, 1957)

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Book Cover: Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief (Maurice Leblanc, 1907)

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Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief

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Storyline

The film narrates the adventures of Arsène Lupin, the famous character of the gentlemen burglar conceived by Maurice Leblanc in 1905. The story is set in Paris at the end of the nineteenth century, where the cunning thief managed to mock the prefect of police, Kaiser Wilhelm II and Baroness Von Kraft, who had been fascinated by his gallantry and his legendary shrewdness.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Adventures of Arsène Lupin, the 1957 movie by Jacques Becker

Year

1957

Minutes

104

Movie Rate

6.40

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Adventures of Arsène Lupin

Original title: Les aventures d'Arsène Lupin

Country: France

Year: 1957

Length: 1h44m

Cover of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief, the 1907 book by Maurice Leblanc

Year

1907

Pages

304

Book Rate

7.84

S: Goodreads

Book

Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief

Original title: Arsène Lupin, gentleman-cambrioleur

Country: France

First published in: 1907

Length: 304 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the book

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TV Series by George Kay, François Uzan

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