About

Pépé le Moko, one of France's most wanted criminals, hides out in the Casbah section of Algiers. He knows police will be waiting for him if he tries to leave the city. When Pépé meets Gaby, a gorgeous woman from Paris who is lost in the Casbah, he falls for her.

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Directed by

Julien Duvivier

Written by

Julien Duvivier (Screenplay)
Henri Jeanson (Dialogue)
Jacques Constant (Adaptation)
Henri La Barthe (Screenplay)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Cast

Keywords

criminal gang based on novel or book black and white casbah algeria wanted man algiers french polar

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