Grand Illusion

Collection Grands classiques restaurésLa Grande illusion
by Jean Renoir19371h57FictionDrama, Classics
with Eric Von Stroheim, Jean Gabin, Marcel Dalio, Pierre Fresnay
5 formatsFrench17 subtitles languages

During 1st WW, two French officers are captured. Captain De Boeldieu is an aristocrat while Lieutenant Marechal was a mechanic in civilian life. They meet other prisoners from various backgrounds, as Rosenthal, son of wealthy Jewish bankers. They are separated from Rosenthal before managing to escape. A few months later, they meet again in a fortress commanded by the aristocrat Van Rauffenstein. De Boeldieu strikes up a friendship with him but Marechal and Rosenthal still want to escape...

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    Charles Spaak, Jean Renoir
  • director of photography
    Christian Matras
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    R.a.c.-Réalisations D'art Cinématographique
  • editing
    Marguerite Renoir

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  • 13media
  • 3technical resources
  • 1educational resource

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