The Oil Sharks

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The Oil Sharks
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Directed by
Written by
Produced by Sam Spiegel
Edited by
Music by Rudolph Schwarz
Release date
  • 14 July 1933 (1933-07-14)
Running time
90 minutes
Language French

The Oil Sharks (French : Les requins du pétrole) is a 1933 German drama film directed by Rudolph Cartier and Henri Decoin and starring Arlette Marchal, Vivian Grey and Gabriel Gabrio. [2] It is the French-language version of Invisible Opponent , made with the same crew but a largely different cast and some alterations to the story line. The sets for both films were designed by the art director Erwin Scharf.



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  1. The Internet Database credits Phillis Fehr as the editor, which is incorrect. Rudi Fehr, a prolific editor, claims that this was one of the films he edited. See LoBrutto, Vincent (1991). "Rudi Fehr". Selected Takes: Film Editors on Editing. ABC-CLIO. p. 29. ISBN   978-0-275-93395-1.
  2. Youngkin p. 466