L'Amant de paille
is a French film drama first released in 1951,
directed by Gilles Grangier.
Cinematography was by Michel Kelber and the film was scored by Jean Marion.
It stars Jean-Pierre Aumont, Gaby Sylvia, Alfred Adam, André Versini and Félix Oudart.
It has also been released under the title: The Straw Lover
It is a Les Films Ariane production, produced by Alexandre Mnouchkine and distributed by La Société des Films Sirius.
It is a black and white film and runs to 1 hour and 26 minutes.
Our overall rating for L'Amant de paille
is: mediocre - watchable, but not unless you have something better to do,
Other noteworthy films that have been directed by Gilles Grangier include: Le Cavalier noir
Le Printemps, l'automne et l'amour
Échec au porteur
(1958). The actor Jean-Pierre Aumont has also appeared in: Cargaison blanche
The Devil at 4 O'Clock
Le Couteau dans la plaie
Other recommended drama films of the 1950s from France include the following: Georges Lampin's Crime et châtiment
René Clément's Jeux interdits
Max Ophüls's Madame de...
André Cayatte's Le Miroir à deux faces
Georges Franju's La Tête contre les murs