The Face at the Window (1939)

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Paris, 1880. A series of murders are committed by a man who stabs his victims whilst they are transfixed by a horrific face in the window. After one such murder, a clerk, Cortier, is suspected. Chevalier Del Gardo seems to be making considerable effort to get Cortier convicted of the crimes.

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