- 2 hr 3 min
Mississippi Mermaid is a French romance and crime drama film. The movie was originally released in theaters in 1969. The movie is about Louis, a wealthy tobacco planter who lives on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean. Louis starts a correspondence with a woman named Julie who he intends to marry when she arrives on Reunion Island. When a woman who claims to be Julie arrives, Louis does not recognize her. They get married anyway, and Louis is tricked and swindled of his fortune. After finding out that he has been tricked, Louis goes to France and hires a detective to find the woman who stole his fortune.