La Grande Illusion (1937)

Director
Jean Renoir

Main cast
Jean Gabin; Dita Parlo; Pierre Fresnay; Erich von Stroheim; Georges Péclet

Genres
Drama, History, War

Description
During the first World War, two French officers are captured. Captain De Boeldieu is an aristocrat while Lieutenant Marechal was a mechanic in civilian life. The two unlikely companions meet fellow prisoners and plot an escape.


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Ekranizacja jednej z najwybitniejszych powie?ci Juliana Stryjkowskiego. Rok 1914. Pierwszy dzie? i pierwsza noc I wojny ?wiatowej. Przy drodze do ma?ego galicyjskiego miasteczka stoi karczma, tytu?owa austeria, prowadzona przez starego, m?drego ?yda Taga. Znajduj? w niej schronienie pierwsi uciekinierzy zagro?eni kozackim pogromem. Na tle tej barwnej zbiorowo?ci rysuje si? wyrazista posta? Taga, filozofa i wolnomy?liciela, maj?cego ?wiadomo?? nadci?gaj?cej katastrofy.
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