Grand Illusion

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"A Great Drama of Human Emotions"
TMDb Score
78
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 54 minSep 12th, 1937Drama, War, History

A group of French soldiers, including the patrician Captain de Boeldieu and the working-class Lieutenant Maréchal, grapple with their own class differences after being captured and held in a World War I German prison camp. When the men are transferred to a high-security fortress, they must concoct a plan to escape beneath the watchful eye of aristocratic German officer von Rauffenstein, who has formed an unexpected bond with de Boeldieu.

Director
Jean Renoir
Starring
Jean Gabinas Le lieutenant Maréchal

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Released September 12th, 1937, 'Grand Illusion' stars Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim The movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 54 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from experienced critics.

You probably already know what the movie's about, but just in case... Here's the plot: "A group of French soldiers, including the patrician Captain de Boeldieu and the working-class Lieutenant Maréchal, grapple with their own class differences after being captured and held in a World War I German prison camp. When the men are transferred to a high-security fortress, they must concoct a plan to escape beneath the watchful eye of aristocratic German officer von Rauffenstein, who has formed an unexpected bond with de Boeldieu."

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