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The Medic (1979)

Le toubib (original title)
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Jean-Marie Desprée
Véronique Jannot ...
Harmony
Bernard Giraudeau ...
François
Francine Bergé ...
Marcia
Michel Auclair ...
Le patron
Catherine Lachens ...
Zoa
Bernard Le Coq ...
Gérôme
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Henri Attal ...
Le soldat du convoi
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L'anesthésiste
Peter Bonke ...
Le capitaine
Sophie Deschamps ...
Une infirmière
Sylvie Herbert ...
Une infirmière
Dominique Lablanche ...
Une infirmière
Bernard Lincot
Sylvie Matton ...
Une infirmière
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Drama | War

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27 October 1979 (France)  »

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The Medic Le Toubib  »

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At the time Véronique Jannot is contacted to play in this movie, she is recovering at her parents' home from an hysterectomy after a cancer. She is only 22. During the shooting, she is still under chemo- and immunotherapy but keeps it secret from the whole crew except her hairdresser and her make-up artist. Because of the treatment adverse effects, she needs to have her make-up replaced two or three times every day. That is how Alain Delon eventually discovers the truth. See more »

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the atmosphere
23 March 2016 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

it is only virtue of a film who seems not have direction. a film about war and love and duty who is far to be the best from Alain Delon's filmography but who has the gift to be useful scene for different pieces from the same genre. a film who has ambition to present the essence of war. and a doctor who looking save lives and destinies. not memorable but seductive in a strange manner. for few scenes, for the good intentions, for the ambition to use an universal message or for the music. it is not easy to describe it. but it could be one of the insignificant films who redefine the manner to discover life. and that virtue is the key to admire it.


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