Le Crabe-tambour (1977)



Director:     Pierre Schoendoerffer

Starring:    Jean Rochefort (Captain), Claude Rich (Le mdecin), Pierre Aurore Clment (Aurore), Odile Versois, Pierre Rousseau, Jacques Dufilho (Chef), Jacques Perrin (Lt. Wilsdorf, 'le Crabe-Tambour').

French war hero of French Indochina and Algeria, framed 20 years earlier, will now rendezvous with his betrayer off the Grand Banks. 




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