The Gendarme of St. Tropez


1h 19m 1966

Brief Synopsis

The ambitious police officer Cruchot is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with persistent nude swimmers, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling them her father was a millionaire and owned a yacht in the harbor. He gets drawn into it when he tries to cover for her when a friend 'lends' the car of her assumed father. It turns out that the real owners of the yacht aren't exactly what they pretend to be either...

Film Details

Also Known As
Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez, Una ragazza a Saint Tropez
Release Date
Jun 1966
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Franca Film; S. N. C.
Distribution Company
Magna Pictures Distribution Corp.
Country
France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 19m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Eastmancolor)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1

Synopsis

Ludovic Cruchot, a strict disciplinarian who has recently been promoted to sergeant of the gendarmes, arrives with his daughter Nicole at the French resort of Saint-Tropez, where he soon finds himself dealing with the problems of tourists. He attempts to capture several elusive beach nudists, while Nicole deceives her new friends by pretending that her father is a millionaire yachtsman. She unknowingly becomes involved in the theft of a Rembrandt from the local museum, but Ludovic apprehends the crooks on their yacht and recovers the painting.

Film Details

Also Known As
Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez, Una ragazza a Saint Tropez
Release Date
Jun 1966
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Franca Film; S. N. C.
Distribution Company
Magna Pictures Distribution Corp.
Country
France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 19m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Eastmancolor)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1

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Opened in Paris in September 1964 as Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez; running time: 95 min; in Rome in April 1965 as Una ragazza a Saint Tropez.