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Another Man, Another Chance (1977)
"Un autre homme, une autre chance" (original title)

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A photographer, who has been hired to photograph the wild west of America where he has lived his entire life, tells his client of a photograph he has that was taken one hundred years ago by... See full summary »

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David Williams / Photographer
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Jeanne Leroy née Perriere (as Genevieve Bujold)
Francis Huster ...
Francis Leroy
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Alice
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Mary Williams
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Simon Williams
Linda Lee Lyons ...
Sarah Leroy
Jacques Villeret ...
Customer
Fred Stuthman ...
Mary's Father
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Mary's Mother
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Dominic Barto ...
Wounded Man
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Stagecoach Driver (as Dick Farnsworth)
George Flaherty ...
Sheriff Carter
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A photographer, who has been hired to photograph the wild west of America where he has lived his entire life, tells his client of a photograph he has that was taken one hundred years ago by his French great-grandmother that epitomizes what he is trying to capture. The story behind the photographer's heritage and that photograph... In the early 1870s, photographer Francis Leroy and who would eventually becomes his wife, Jeanne Leroy née Perriere, a baker's daughter and an aspiring photographer in her own right, move from Paris, where strife has taken hold due to Napoleon's loss in the Franco-Prussian War, to the American west, where the light is more conducive for their photography work. The move is despite not knowing about life at their destination and not knowing how to speak English. Veterinarian David Williams and his wife Mary Williams love each other, but their wants in life are incompatible with each other, David who loves his work treating real animals on farms and ranches, ... Written by Huggo

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28 September 1977 (France)  »

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When the stuttering reporting tells the editor about the idea for the race, they are inside the newspaper office. The name of the newspaper is painted backwards on the window. It's readable inside, instead of to people outside. See more »

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David Williams: I guess if you're gonna spend your life with yourself, you might as well to learn to be good company.
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French love story set in the Old West.

This is not a western, this is a dramatic love story set in the Old West. If you think Sergio Leone's "Once Upon A Time In The West" is slow and artsy you won't enjoy this film because it is even slower and more artistic. Good performances by Caan and Bujold can't help speed the pace of this drawn out love story. The only action takes place in the first 20 minutes of the film. The rest is pure love story which is okay but we've seen it all before in Lelouch's "A Man and a Woman."


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