• Arch of Triumph (1985)

Arch of Triumph

Release Date: 1985

DVD Release Date: January 30th, 2001

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

After being tortured by SS Officer Haake (Donald Pleasence) for helping Jews elude the Nazis, Austrian surgeon Dr. Ravic (Anthony Hopkins) escapes from a concentration camp and flees to pre-occupation Paris, where he lives in exile. When Ravic prevents singer Joan Madou (Lesley-Anne Down) from a suicidal jump off a bridge, a passionate love affair ensues. But just as his life is looking up, Ravic's desire for revenge is reawakened when he encounters his nemesis Haake at a Paris cafe.

Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Lesley-Anne Down, Donald Pleasence, Frank Finlay, Richard Pasco, Joyce Blair, Alexander Davion, Martin Benson

Director: Waris Hussein

Genres: Romance

Keywords: Emotional, Friend, Love, Gripping, France, Revenge, Escape, Love interest, Dark, 1930s

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