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Gervaise

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Cast
Maria Schell, François Périer, Jany Holt
Released
1956
ethyl alcohol
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Roofer Coupeau comes to the shop of his wife Gervaise drunk. (0:42)

Blacksmith Goujet observes to shopkeeper Gervaise, "Gervaise always wants to please everyone." (1:30) Codependence?

Gervaise: "Drink was killing Coupeau."
She finds Coupeau drunk again, this time in a bar. (1:34)

Delirious Coupeau hallucinates in bed, suffers a breif seizure. Delirium Tremens? Withdrawal seizure? Hallucinosis? (1:47)