La Grande Illusion (1937)

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Title: La Grande Illusion
Genre: Drama, War
Year: 1937
Directed by: Jean Renoir
Writer: Charles Spaak (scenario and dialogue), Jean Renoir (scenario and dialogue)
Language: French, German, English, Russian
Runtime: 113 min
Country: France

Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim

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...

Production: Rialto Pictures  
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