Casque d'Or Poster

Release Date: 1952

DVD Release Date: January 18th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Ex-convict Georges Manda (Serge Reggiani) returns to the free world determined to go straight and takes a steady job as a carpenter. Unable to completely shake his connections with the underground, he meets with a former prison mate, older gangster Félix Leca (Claude Dauphin), who introduces him to his mistress, the sweet but guarded Marie "Casque d'Or" (Simone Signoret). Marie and Georges fall into a passionate relationship, driving Félix to do everything in his power to ruin the couple.

Cast: Simone Signoret, Serge Reggiani, Claude Dauphin, Raymond Bussières, Paul Azaïs, Gaston Modot, William Sabatier

Director: Jacques Becker

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Robert et Raymond Hakim

Keywords: Love, Friendship, Fascinating, Moving, Engaging, Friend, Quest, Death, France, Emotional, Fall


Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)
Winner Foreign Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)