Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

Based on the best-selling novel

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Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.

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  • Ben Whishaw

    as Jean-Baptiste Grenouille
  • Simon Chandler

    as Mayor of Grasse
  • David Calder

    as Bishop of Grasse
  • Richard Felix

    as Magistrate
  • Birgit Minichmayr

    as Mother of Grenouille
  • Sian Thomas

    as Madame Gaillard
  • Michael Smiley

    as Warden
  • Alvaro Roque

    as Grenouille (5 Years)
  • Franck Lefeuvre

    as Grenouille (12 Years)
  • Sam Douglas

    as Grimal
  • Karoline Herfurth

    as The Mirabelle Girl
  • Timothy Davies

    as Chenier
  • Dustin Hoffman

    as Giuseppe Baldini
  • Rachel Hurd-Wood

    as Laura
  • Alan Rickman

    as Richis
  • Sara Forestier

    as Jeanne
  • Corinna Harfouch

    as Madame Arnulfi
  • Paul Berrondo

    as Dominique Drouot
  • Joanna Griffiths

    as Marianne
  • Jessica Schwarz

    as Natalie
  • Harris Gordon

    as Marquis de Montesquieu
  • Enric Arquimbau

    as Executioner
  • Andrés Herrera

    as Door Guard
  • John Hurt

    as Narrator (voice)
  • Ramón Pujol

    as Lucien
Writing Bernd Eichinger Screenplay
Production Bernd Eichinger Producer
Writing Tom Tykwer Screenplay
Directing Tom Tykwer Director
Sound Tom Tykwer Original Music Composer
Sound Johnny Klimek Original Music Composer
Sound Reinhold Heil Original Music Composer
Camera Frank Griebe Director of Photography
Editing Alexander Berner Editor
Writing Andrew Birkin Screenplay
Production Samuel Hadida Executive Producer
Writing Patrick Süskind Novel
Production Andreas Grosch Executive Producer
Production Andreas Schmid Executive Producer
Production Christine Rothe Line Producer
Art Uli Hanisch Production Design
Sound Matthias Lempert Sound Editor
Sound Matthias Lempert Sound mixer
Sound Michael Kranz Sound mixer
Visual Effects Dennis Lowe Visual Effects Supervisor
Sound Carsten Richter Foley
Costume & Make-Up Pierre-Yves Gayraud Costume Design
Production Martin Moszkowicz Executive Producer
Production Manuel Cuotemoc Malle Executive Producer
Production Julio Fernández Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Waldemar Pokromski Makeup Artist
Production Silvia Tollmann Production Manager
Sound Roland Winke Sound Director
Production Gigi Oeri Producer
Sound Robert Edwards ADR Recordist