Topaze (1951) DVD
A rigidly honest private school teacher is fired after refusing to inflate the test scores of a pupil from a wealthy family and learns a cynical lesson in the workings of the world when he becomes a front man for a crooked politician. Marcel Pagnol directs this screen adaptation of his own stage comedy; Fernandel, Hélène Perdrière, and Marcel Vallée star. 141 min. Standard; Soundtrack: French; Subtitles: English. In French with English subtitles.