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Question about The 400 Blows

Postby HenryGinsberg » Thu Nov 20, 2003 6:45 pm

Whay is it called The 400 Blows? I've never been able to figur that out.
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Re: Question about The 400 Blows

Postby jdcopp » Thu Nov 20, 2003 9:03 pm

The phrase "les quatre cents coup" is a french idiom describing the difficulties of adolescence.
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Re: Question about The 400 Blows

Postby Gaz » Thu Nov 20, 2003 9:54 pm

I think the usual translation given is "to raise merry hell" - it has to do with running wild. A very apt title for the film.
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