Dortoir des grandes

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Dortoir des grandes
Directed by Henri Decoin
Written by François Chalais
Henri Decoin
Stanislas-André Steeman (novel 18 Fantômes)
Produced byC.F.C – Les Films Henry Decoin – E.G.E Films (France)
Starring Jean Marais
Françoise Arnoul
Jeanne Moreau
Cinematography Robert Lefebvre
Edited byDenise Reiss
Music by Jean-Jacques Grunenwald
Distributed byLa Société des Films Sirius
Release date
21 April 1953
Running time
98 minutes
Box office2,538,013 admissions (France) [1]

Dortoir des grandesEnglish: Seniors' Dormitory, is a French crime drama film from 1953, directed by Henri Decoin, written by François Chalais, starring Jean Marais and Louis de Funès. The film is also known under the titles: "Girls' Dormitory" and "Inside a Girls' Dormitory" (USA). [2]



In a little town with a renowned college a female student is found after she was hogtied and strangled to death. Inspector Marco is assigned to catch the murderer.


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  1. "Box Office Figures for Jean Marais films". Box Office Story.
  2. Dortoir des grandes at IMDb