The Man with the Hispano (1926 film)

The Man with the Hispano (French: L'homme à l'Hispano) is a 1926 French silent drama film directed by Julien Duvivier and starring Huguette Duflos, Georges Galli and Acho Chakatouny.[1] The title refers to a luxury Hispano-Suiza car. It was based on a novel of the same title by Pierre Frondaie and was remade as a sound film The Man with the Hispano in 1933.

The Man with the Hispano
Directed byJulien Duvivier
Produced byCharles Delac
Marcel Vandal
Written byPierre Frondaie (novel)
René Hervil
StarringHuguette Duflos
Georges Galli
Acho Chakatouny
CinematographyArmand Thirard
Le Film d'Art
Distributed byEtablissements Louis Aubert
Release date
18 December 1926
Running time
123 minutes
French intertitles

The film's sets were designed by the art director Fernand Delattre. Location shooting took place in Paris and Biarritz.


  • Huguette Duflos as Stéphane Oswill
  • Georges Galli as Georges Dewalter
  • Acho Chakatouny as Lord William Meredith Oswill
  • Madeleine Rodrigue as Madame Déléone
  • Anthony Gildès as Maître Mont-Normand
  • Angèle Decori as Antoinette - la femme du garde-chasse
  • Georges Péclet as Déléone - l'homme à l'Hispano
  • Luc Dartagnan as Le garde
  • Mendès as Le garde-chasse
  • Angyal as La femme de chambre
  • Jean Diéner
  • Charles Moretti
  • Raymond Narlay
  • Louis Vonelly


  1. Goble p.168


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.
  • McCann, Ben. Julien Duvivier. Oxford University Press, 2017.
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