Tirez sur le pianiste
Francois Truffaut, Brilliant Director Who Gave You the Award Winning "The 400 Blows", Now Brings to the Screen a Fascinating New Work That Plays in Many Keys...All of Them Delightful!

Stars: Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois, Bobby Lapointe
Director: Francois Truffaut
Writer: David Goodis, François Truffaut
Language: English
Studio: mk2
Duration: 78

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...

Charles AznavourCharlie Kohler / Edouard Saroyan
Marie DuboisLena
Bobby Lapointe
Nicole BergerThérèse Saroyan
Michèle MercierClarisse
Serge DavriPlyne
Claude MansardMomo
Richard KanayanFido Saroyan (as Le jeune Richard Kanayan)
Albert RémyChico Saroyan
Jean-Jacques AslanianRichard Saroyan
Daniel BoulangerErnest
Claude HeymannLars Schmeel
Alex JofféPasserby
Boby LapointeLe chanteur
Catherine LutzMammy
Laure PailletteLa mère (uncredited)
Alice SapritchConcierge (uncredited)
Raoul CoutardCinematographer
Claudine BouchéFilm Editor
Cécile DecugisFilm Editor
Jacques GalloisSound Department
Jean PhilippeSound Department
Georges DelerueComposer
Jacques MélyProduction Designer
Jacqueline PipardMakeup Artist
Robert BoberAssistant Director
Francis CognanyAssistant Director
Bjorn JohansenAssistant Director
Genre: Drama
Media: DVD
Sound: Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono
IMDb: tt0054389