Merchant of Love

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Merchant of Love
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Directed by Edmond T. Gréville
Written by
Cinematography Gosta Kottula
Edited by Jean Feyte
Music by Jacques Belasco
Distributed by Pathé Consortium Cinéma
Release date
21 June 1935
Running time
78 minutes
Language French

Merchant of Love (French: Marchand d'amour) is a 1935 French comedy film directed by Edmond T. Gréville and starring Jean Galland, Rosine Deréan and Françoise Rosay. [1]


The film's sets were designed by the art director Pierre Schild.



Writing for The Spectator in 1936, Graham Greene gave the film a mildly positive review, characterizing it as "a melodramatic and rather silly tale [...] directed with immense panache and a secret sense of amusement". [2]

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  1. Mazdon & Wheatley p.24
  2. Greene, Graham (18 September 1936). "The Great Ziegfeld/It's Love Again/Marchand d'Amour/East Meets West". The Spectator . (reprinted in: Taylor, John Russell, ed. (1980). The Pleasure Dome. p.  101. ISBN   0192812866.)