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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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1st Bandit
Dominic Barto ...
Wounded Man
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Stagecoach Driver (as Dick Farnsworth)
George Flaherty ...
Sheriff Carter
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Blacksmith
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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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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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[in French with English subtitles]
Francis' Friend: Your pessimism is alarming.
Francis Leroy: A pessimist is an optimist with experience.
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One of the few films I have ever walked out of, this thing stunk!
22 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie when I was in the army back in the 1970s. Along with Murder on the Orient Express and Cactus Flower, this is the only other movie I ever walked out of the theater on. My wife came with me to see the movie for something to do. She agreed that it sucked and that we should leave the theater, to do more important things, such as watch the linoleum curl on the kitchen floor. Hey, at least that had some suspense in it. Do yourself a favor, and rent Road Trip or Harold and Kumar instead, they were funny and entertaining, this was artsy stupid crap. Since I have nothing else to say and there is a ten line minimum, I just want to say that this thing stunk.


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