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Perceval le Gallois (1978)

The exploits of Sir Perceval, a legendary exemplar of knightly chivalry and one of the champions of King Arthur's Round Table.

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Cast

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Solange Boulanger ...
chant, guitare, pucelle etc.
Catherine Schroeder ...
chant, rebec
Francisco Orozco ...
chant, luth
Deborah Nathan ...
flute
Jean-Paul Racodon ...
chant, chalumeau, Chevalier arme, etc
Alain Serve ...
chant, chalumeau, Ecuyer chauve etc.
Daniel Tarrare ...
chant, le Charbonnier, Garin etc.
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chant, pucelle, dame
Nicolaï Arutene ...
chant, valet, chevalier
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pucelle, dame, Fille de Garin
Pascale Gervais De Lafond ...
pucelle, dame, fille de Garin
Pascale de Boysson ...
La Veuve Dame
Clémentine Amouroux ...
La Pucelle de la tente
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The exploits of Sir Perceval, a legendary exemplar of knightly chivalry and one of the champions of King Arthur's Round Table.

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Drama | Music | Romance | War

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7 February 1979 (France)  »

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1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Perceval: By my faith, I won't hide it longer, Sire. My name is Perceval of Wales.
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Connections

Featured in Love on the Run (1979) See more »

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excellent
30 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

How many movies do you remember for 25 years and constantly look for the DVD release. This movie is impossible to explain, it requires a visit. I saw this in NY when it was first released and I never forgot it. At the time I had just finished reading several Aurthurian novels and myths as well as Richard Monaco's Parsifal and the excellent Mary Stewart Merlin Trilogy. It capture the myth in the same way that renaissance and medieval music portray the period with their beautiful simplicity. I have very little more to add except to watch it if it ever makes it to DVD. Unfortunately since the policy of this site is a 10 line minimum I have to waste space and time by typing until I reach the minimum number of lines. Good luck.


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