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A Man Escaped (1956)  link to A Man Escaped on IMDb  

Number: 556

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IMDb Rating:
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8.2/10 (12278 votes)

Country: French, 99 minutes

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, War

Director(s): Robert Bresson

Cast: François Leterrier (as Le lieutenant Fontaine), Charles Le Clainche (as François Jost), Maurice Beerblock (as Blanchet), Roland Monod (as Le pasteur Deleyris), Jacques Ertaud (as Orsini)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: Captured French Resistance fighter Lieutenant Fontaine awaits a certain death sentence for espionage in a stark Nazi prison. Facing malnourishment and paralyzing fear, he must engineer an extraordinary escape, complicated by the questions of whom to trust, and in the absence of options, how to kill?

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3

Apr 26, 2017