FILM : Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) 1953 Jacques Tati France, San Marc sur Mer, on the Atlantic Coast of the Loire.
Director : Jacques Tati   Production Company : Cady / Discina  Region : FRANCE

Innocent M. H and his well-meaning, but often misguided attemps at human relations.

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Les Vacances de M. Hulot [Blu-ray + DVD] [1953]

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Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - This one for Simon, sand, sea and rocks. St Marc sur Mer, Loire coast, France. But how did we know I hear you ask?
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh000. This one for Simon, sand, sea and rocks. St Marc sur Mer, Loire coast, France. But how did we know I hear you ask?

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - The trippers leaving Caen, see clue bottom right.
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh001. The trippers leaving Caen, see clue bottom right.

mhh001n. It is actually Argentan train station, the Caen panel indicating the direction of trains stopping at this platform. The "now" picture I provide is actually a "then" picture, since the station was completely rebuilt. Information and image from N. Patris.
(Modern Photo Added: 11-07-2013)

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ......and finding their luggage and their kids.
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh001a. ......and finding their luggage and their kids.

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ......and scuttling from platform to platform.
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh001b. ......and scuttling from platform to platform.

mhh001bn. N. Patris says "Then again the cityscape changed quite a bit since 1951. In the background one can recognize the city's church. The now picture is the only Google Streetview where one could squeeze a sight of the church and rooftops, from behind the railways". Image copyright Google Streetview.
(Modern Photo Added: 11-07-2013)

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - Mr Hulot arrives by motor.
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh002. Mr Hulot arrives by motor.

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ......through the highways
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh003. ......through the highways

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ...and byways
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh004. ...and byways

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ....of the Loire
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh005. ....of the Loire

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ...so, will you join me for a long weekend in France? Middle of March 2012 to take the
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh006. ...so, will you join me for a long weekend in France? Middle of March 2012 to take the "now" shots. Email me if yes.

Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot) - ...and Mr H missed the mutt.
Mr Hulot's Holiday (aka Les Vacances de M. Hulot)

mhh006a. ...and Mr H missed the mutt.

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