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The New Gentlemen


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  • Veteran actor Henri Roussell is remarkable as the Count, eschewing the obvious tropes of anger and jealousy. He is instead smart, amusing, and clearly so devoted to Suzanne that we half hope she will go back to him. The film again has Meerson settings and displays Feyder’s eye for striking visuals, both on location (above) and in the studio (below).

  • “Les Nouveaux Messieurs” is stingingly corrosive in its equal opportunity cynicism.