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Under the Roofs of Paris

1930 Rated NR 1hr 32m

In Rene Clair's irrepressibly romantic portrait of the crowded tenements of Paris, a street singer and a gangster vie for the love of a beautiful young woman. One of France's most beloved cinematic exports, this witty exploration of love and human foibles, told primarily through song, captures the flamboyant atmosphere of the city with sophisticated visuals and groundbreaking use of sound technology.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

French: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; 1925 short film; BBC interview with Clair; trailer.