The Shadow of the Guillotine Looms Over an Innocent Man!
A criminal genius orchestrates a complex game of murder, ensnaring everyone around him in his web of deceit. After a wealthy American is murdered, a poor street vendor found with blood on his hands is the obvious suspect. Inspector Maigret discerns that there is more to the story and begins to decipher hidden clues buried beneath the surface. When the detective and the mastermind come face to face, they engage in a thrilling battle of wills. The killer leads the police on a furious chase through the streets and rooftops of Paris, lashing out as the noose grows tighter around him.
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