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The Roaring Forties (1982)

Les quarantièmes rugissants (original title)
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Julien Dantec
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Catherine Dantec
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Sébastien Barral
Gila von Weitershausen ...
Emilie Dubuisson
Heinz Weiss ...
Joss
Jean Leuvrais ...
Dorange
François Perrot ...
Le présentateur TV
Christian Ferry ...
Granville
Bernard Lincot ...
Janvier
Eric Raphaël ...
Denis Dantec
Solena Morane ...
Valérie Dantec
Mohammed Jalloh ...
Carlos
Guy Parigot ...
Gouarzin
Sébastien Keran ...
Jaouen
René Dupré ...
Pietro Corres
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11 August 1982 (France)  »

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Entscheidung am Kap Horn  »

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Jacques Perrin tried to get either Jack Nicholson or Jon Voight to star. To keep costs down, he starred in the film himself. See more »

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