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The 400 Blows (Les Quatre Cents Coups) (PG)

Cast: Jean-Pierre Leaud, Claire Maurier, Albert Remy, Guy Decomble, Georges Flamant
Genre: Drama
Author(s): Francois Truffaut, Marcel Moussy
Director: Francois Truffaut
Release Date: 10/04/2009 (selected cinemas); 07/01/2022 (selected cinemas)
Running Time: 100mins
Country: Fr
Year: 1959

Alienated 12-year-old Antoine Doinel feels unloved by his mother and stepfather and unduly terrorised by his teacher at school. The youngster bunks off lessons with a friend and seeks fulfilment in cinemas or at the fairground. Eventually, Antoine is expelled from school and the resourceful tyke learns to survive on the streets, trapped in a vicious cycle of crime and punishment that will carry him all the way to a juvenile detention centre.



London Cinemas Showing The 400 Blows (Les Quatre Cents Coups)


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BFI Southbank

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Olympic Studios

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UK and Irish Cinemas Showing The 400 Blows (Les Quatre Cents Coups)


From: Friday 21st January
To: Thursday 27th January

From: Friday 28th January
To: Thursday 3rd February

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