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The Story of a Cheat

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Drama Comedy 19361h 21mOn: The Criterion Channel Country: France

Life story of a charming scoundrel, with little dialogue other than the star/director's witty narration. As a boy, only he survives a family tragedy when he's deprived of supper (poisonous mushrooms!) for stealing...concluding that dishonesty pays. Through years of dabbling in crime and amusing adventures, two women appear and reappear in his life, a dazzling blonde jewel thief and a stunning brunette gambler. Finally, he meets the mysterious Charbonnier who had saved his life in World War I, leading to the surprising next phase in his career...The Story of a Cheat featuring Sacha Guitry and Jacqueline Delubac is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a comedy and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (2,061 votes).

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Sacha Guitry


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#18,804 Ranked Movie

#959 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#6683 Ranked in Comedy Movies

#11595 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Story of a Cheat has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (2,061 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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