Elevator to the Gallows

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"Frantic for life and love, frantic for excitement."
  • NR
  • 1957
  • 1 hr 28 min
  • 8.0  (24,249)
  • 94

Elevator to the Gallows is a 1957 French crime drama. Louis Malle directed the movie about two criminal lovers planning the perfect crime. Florence Carala and Julien Travernier develop a scheme to kill Florence’s husband Simon. Simon is a wealthy industrialist and Julien’s boss. The plan is to make the murder look like a suicide. Julien becomes trapped in an elevator when the power is switched off for the weekend. Another twist in the story occurs when Julien’s car is stolen by a small-time crook and his girlfriend. Florence sees the car and thinks that Julien has run away with another woman. Miles Davis wrote and performed the soundtrack for the movie.

Elevator to the Gallows
ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS (US Trailer 1)
ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS (US Trailer 1)

Trailer - 2 min

Elevator To The Gallows (US Trailer 2)
Elevator To The Gallows (US Trailer 2)

Trailer - 1 min 49 sec

Description
Elevator to the Gallows is a 1957 French crime drama. Louis Malle directed the movie about two criminal lovers planning the perfect crime. Florence Carala and Julien Travernier develop a scheme to kill Florence’s husband Simon. Simon is a wealthy industrialist and Julien’s boss. The plan is to make the murder look like a suicide. Julien becomes trapped in an elevator when the power is switched off for the weekend. Another twist in the story occurs when Julien’s car is stolen by a small-time crook and his girlfriend. Florence sees the car and thinks that Julien has run away with another woman. Miles Davis wrote and performed the soundtrack for the movie.

Elevator to the Gallows is a 1957 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 28 minutes. It has received outstanding reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0 and a MetaScore of 94.

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  • Release Date
    1957
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 28 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (24,249)
  • Metascore
    94