For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Counsel for Romance.

Counsel for Romance

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Counsel for Romance
Un mauvais garçon 1936 film.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directed byJean Boyer
Raoul Ploquin
Written byJean Boyer
Produced byRaoul Ploquin
StarringDanielle Darrieux
Henri Garat
Jean Dax
CinematographyEwald Daub
Edited byKlaus Stapenhorst
Music byGeorges Van Parys
L'Alliance Cinématographique Européenne (ACE)
Distributed byACE
Release dates
18 December 1936 (France)[2]
7 September 1938 (USA)
5 January 1944 (France, re-release)
Running time
90 minutes

Counsel for Romance (French: Un mauvais garçon) is a 1936 French romantic comedy film directed by Jean Boyer and Raoul Ploquin and starring Danielle Darrieux, Henri Garat and Jean Dax.


The film was made as a co-production between the German studio UFA and its French subsidiary ACE. It was made at UFA's Babelsberg Studios in Berlin, with location shooting taking place in Paris. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Artur Günther and Max Knaake. The music is by Georges Van Parys.


A young female lawyer refuses to get married as she thinks only of her work. But soon her father sends a crook so that she dedicates herself. Gradually, she begins to love the charming swindler.



  1. ^ Counsel for Romance at the British Film Institute
  2. ^ "Un mauvais garçon". Cinémathèque française. Retrieved 2009-11-12.

{{bottomLinkPreText}} {{bottomLinkText}}
Counsel for Romance
Listen to this article

This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :(
Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.
Please download and use one of the following browsers:

This article was just edited, click to reload
This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (Why?)

Back to homepage

Please click Add in the dialog above
Please click Allow in the top-left corner,
then click Install Now in the dialog
Please click Open in the download dialog,
then click Install
Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list,
then click Install

Install Wikiwand

Install on Chrome Install on Firefox
Don't forget to rate us

Tell your friends about Wikiwand!

Gmail Facebook Twitter Link

Enjoying Wikiwand?

Tell your friends and spread the love:
Share on Gmail Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Buffer

Our magic isn't perfect

You can help our automatic cover photo selection by reporting an unsuitable photo.

This photo is visually disturbing This photo is not a good choice

Thank you for helping!

Your input will affect cover photo selection, along with input from other users.