The End of the Day

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The End of the Day
La fin du jour poster.jpg
Directed by Julien Duvivier
Written by Julien Duvivier
Charles Spaak
Starring Victor Francen
Michel Simon
Louis Jouvet
Music by Maurice Jaubert
Cinematography Alex Joffre
Christian Matras
Armand Thirard
Edited by Marthe Poncin
Distributed by Juno
Release dates
  • March 24, 1939 (1939-03-24) (France)
Running time
99 minutes
Country France
Language French

The End of the Day (French: La fin du jour) is a 1939 drama film, directed by Julien Duvivier.[1]


In an old-age home for elderly actors three actors with very different histories and personalities have to learn to get along with each other.


The film won Best Foreign Film at the 1939 National Board of Review Awards, and came second at the 1939 New York Film Critics Circle Awards.



  1. ^ "La Fin du Jour". Retrieved 2014-02-22. 

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