Grand Illusion (1938)

Grand Illusion
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 54mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Jean Gabin Actor Lieutenant Marechal 1 1000001
Pierre Fresnay Actor Captain deBoeldieu 1 1000002
Erich von Stroheim Actor Captain Von Rauffenstein 1 1000003
Marcel Dalio Actor Rosenthal 1 1000004
Jacques Becker Actor English Officer 1 1000005
Julien Carette Actor Actor 1 1000006
Gaston Modot Actor Engineer 1 1000007
Jean Daste Actor Schoolmaster 1 1000008
Jean Renoir Director n/a 2 2000001
Charles Spaak Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Jean Renoir Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Jacques Becker Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Christian Matras Photography n/a 120835 6000001
Joseph Kosma Music n/a 120781 8000001
Eugene Lourie Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Synopsis
Two French soldiers work together to escape from a World War I prison camp In Jean Renoir's anti-war masterpiece "La Grande Illusion" (1937). They said there was no escape, but two soldiers, one from the aristocracy and one from the working class, join forces to prove them wrong. A classic of brotherhood and honor. From the StudioCanal Collection. Starring Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay and Erich von Stroheim.