Sunday 13th Jan ’18 at 2.30pm
1956 (PG) colour 95mins (romance/drama)
The attractive orphan Juliette is fancied by every man in St Tropez. Antoine, who she loves, is leaving town and promises to take her with him but goes without her. To save her from going back to the orphanage Antoine’s younger brother Michel makes an offer of marriage which she accepts. Wealthy Eric wants to buy the brothers’ shipyard as a casino site and brings Antoine back to St Tropez. Life then begins to get complicated particularly as Juliette cannot keep herself from cheating on Michel. This was the film that created Bardot’s sex kitten persona.
One of the ten most popular films at the British box office in 1956 – The Times