Robert Dhery and Pierre Tchernia

Robert Dhery and Pierre Tchernia – La belle Americaine AKA The American Beauty (1961)


‘The life of an ordinary factory worker Marcel is completely transformed when he manages to acquire an expensive new American car, a Cadillac convertible, for the price of a second-hand motorcycle. His apparent initial stroke of good fortune is swiftly followed by a run of bad luck, as he loses his job and then endures the revenge of the car’s previous owner. Fortunately, his friends are on hand to help him out, seduced by the glamour of his American car…’
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