TOPAZE (1951)

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Satire. Topaze, an honest teacher in a private school, is dismissed for speaking too frankly to an aristocratic parent. He is hired by a crooked politician who needs a front man to head one of his phoney companies. Topaze, realising he's been conned takes on the authority that is legally his ousting his crooked boss and acquiring his mistress. Based on a play written by Marcel Pagnol.

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