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Grand illusion

Author: Jean RenoirCharles SpaakJean GabinErich Von StroheimPierre FresnayAll authors
Publisher: [Chicago, Ill.] : Home Vision, [1990?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : FrenchView all editions and formats
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Two French air corps officers, one an aristocrat, are shot down and captured during World War I. In spite of their different class backgrounds, they are drawn together in attempts to escape. The aristocrat sacrifices his own chances in order to aid his companion's escape.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Foreign language films
Drama
Fiction films
Prison films
War films
Foreign films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Renoir; Charles Spaak; Jean Gabin; Erich Von Stroheim; Pierre Fresnay; Joseph Kosma; Christian Matras; Paris-Studios-Cinema.; Home Vision (Firm)
ISBN: 0780005589 9780780005587
OCLC Number: 29808844
Language Note: English, French and German dialogue, English subtitles.
Notes: "GRA 05."
English, French, and German dialogue; English subtitles.
Originally issued in France as motion picture in 1937.
Credits: Production manager, Raymond Blondy ; photography, Christian Matras ; music, Joseph Kosma.
Cast: Jean Gabin, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim.
Description: 1 videocassette (111 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Grande illusion (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paris-Studios-Cinema ; original screenplay by Charles Spaak and Jean Renoir ; directed by Jean Renoir.

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Two French air corps officers, one an aristocrat, are shot down and captured during World War I. In spite of their different class backgrounds, they are drawn together in attempts to escape. The aristocrat sacrifices his own chances in order to aid his companion's escape.

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