Le Roman d'un Tricheur (1936)

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Alternative titles

  • The Cheat Alternative
  • The Story of a Cheat Alternative


Story of a trickster. As a twelve year old he is punished one day for a minor misdemeanor by being denied the mushrooms served at the family meal. Ironically when his family is poisoned by the mushrooms, he alone survives. Circumstances lead him to take up a job as a hotel page boy and a croupier in a casino before becoming a professional cheat.

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