Les Visiteurs du Soir

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Les Visiteurs du Soir ★★★½ The Devil's Envoys 1942

A beautiful, charming fairy tale about the devil's intrepid interference with a particular love affair in 15thcentury France, which he cannot squelch. Purportedly a parable about Hitler's invasion of France. Interestingly, this was released after the Nazi occupation of France, so one assumes that the Germans didn't make the connection. In French with English subtitles. 120m/B VHS . FR Arletty, Jules Berry, Marie Dea, Alain Cuny, Fernand Ledoux, Marcel Herrand; D: Marcel Carne; W: Jacques Prevert, Pierre Laroche.