In the hot summer of 1940 the German troops are just outside Paris, and numerous Pari-sians are leaving the city in a complete panic. LUCE ADER, the sensitive daughter of a factory owner, ... See full summary »

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Luce Ader
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Diane Lessing
Laurent Spielvogel ...
Loïc Lhermitte
Nicolas Vaude ...
Bruno Delors
Nada Strancar ...
Arlette Henri
Jean Guerrin ...
Le pépé Béju
Thomas Heinze ...
Maurice Henri
François Perrot ...
Le Comte
Marie-France Santon ...
Simon
Daniel Isoppo ...
Marcel, le garagiste
Philippe Beautier ...
J'irai point
Patrick Massieu ...
Ferdinant Fabert
Pascale Ferry ...
Josepha Fabert
Guy Berat ...
Jean, le chauffeur
Chantal Garrigues ...
Suzanne, la femme de chambre de Diane
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In the hot summer of 1940 the German troops are just outside Paris, and numerous Pari-sians are leaving the city in a complete panic. LUCE ADER, the sensitive daughter of a factory owner, decides somewhat belatedly to escape as well, together with her arrogant fiancé BRUNO. Since they have a luxury automobile, the elderly society lady DIANE LESSING decides to join them, and brings along the sensitive homosexual dip-lomat LOÏC LHERMITTE with her. The four of them finally leave the city in the hopelessly overloaded luxury car, only to get stuck in the middle of a seemingly endless column of refugees along a dusty road outside Paris. During an attack by German dive-bombers their chauffeur, JEAN, is shot dead, and the car is severely damaged. Traveling any farther is now out of the question. A young farmer named MAURICE, although he is injured himself, gives the four of them a ride in his cart and takes them to the dirty little farm run by his resolute mother ARLETTE. At first the ... Written by Anonymous

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