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L'Africain (1983)

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Charlotte
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Paul Planchet
Jacques François ...
Le docteur Patterson
Jean Benguigui ...
Aristote Poulakis
Joseph Momo ...
Bako
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Pierre Michaël ...
Le P.D.G
Gordon Heath ...
Le ministre
Raymond Aquilon ...
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Gisèle Charpentier ...
La matronne
Maxime Dufeu ...
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