The Testament of Dr. Cordelier (1959) : Dr. Cordelier, living in a suburb of Paris, withdraws from society to pursue research into the functioning of the human brain. His lifelong friend, Maître Joly, becomes concerned when Cordelier draws up a will that bequeaths his entire estate to a stranger, Monsieur Opale; he cannot understand why Cordelier defends him, considering Opale attacks women and children. After a colleague is killed, Joly confronts Cordelier and discovers the truth behind his friend's behavior.
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|Title||The Testament of Dr. Cordelier|
|Release Date||Jan 01, 1959|
|Production Company||Compagnie Jean Renoir, Office de Radiodiffusion Télévision Française (ORTF)|
|Casts||Jean-Louis Barrault, Teddy Bilis, Michel Vitold, Sylviane Margollé, Jacques Danoville, André Certes, Jean-Pierre Granval|
|Plot Keywords||double life, jekyll and hyde,|