About the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the beginning of the First World War. Focuses on the relationship between a Serbian officer and his Austrian-born wife and their involvement in espionage between the countries.

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General Simovic
Abel Jacquin ...
Captain Karl Burgstaller
Bernard Lancret ...
Cmdr. Stanko Salic
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Anna Salic
Georges Rollin ...
Lt. Ristic
Marcel André ...
Legrain
Raymond Aimos ...
Usir
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Irina (as Lila Kédrova)
Pierre Nay ...
Officier serbe
René Alié ...
Officier serve
Nino Constantini ...
Officier serbe
Lucien Pascal ...
Colonel serbe
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L'excellence
Georges Vitray ...
Le général autrichien
Jacques Henley ...
Le général serbe
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About the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the beginning of the First World War. Focuses on the relationship between a Serbian officer and his Austrian-born wife and their involvement in espionage between the countries.

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4 February 1940 (USA)  »

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To telesigrafon tou Serajevo  »

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