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Four Bags Full ()

La traversée de Paris (original title)
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Two men, a painter and a poor guy, have to cross over Paris by night during World War II and to deliver black market meat. As they walk along dark Parisian streets, they encounter various... See more »

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  • Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
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Grandgil
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Marcel Martin
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Jambier, l'épicier
Jeannette Batti ...
Mariette Martin
Georgette Anys ...
Lucienne Couronne, la patronne du cafe Belotte
Robert Arnoux ...
Marchandot
Laurence Badie ...
La serveuse du restaurant
Myno Burney ...
Angèle Marchandot
Germaine Delbat ...
Une cliente du restaurant
Monette Dinay ...
Madame Jambier
Jean Dunot ...
Alfred Couronne, le patron du cafe Belotte
Bernard Lajarrige ...
Un agent de police
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Le patron du restaurant Saint Martin
Hubert de Lapparent ...
L'otage nerveux
Hans Verner ...
Le motard (as Jean Verner)
Hugues Wanner ...
Le père de Dédé (as Hugues Waner)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Martine Alexis ...
(uncredited)
Béatrice Arnac ...
La femme arrêtée (uncredited)
Paul Barge ...
Le paysan (uncredited)
Georges Bever ...
Un consommateur (uncredited)
René Brun ...
(uncredited)
Anne Carrère ...
(uncredited)
Yvonne Claudie ...
(uncredited)
Anne Cuvelier ...
(uncredited)
Yvette Cuvelier ...
(uncredited)
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La jeune fille patriote (uncredited)
Clément Harari ...
L'otage à lunettes (uncredited)
René Hell ...
Le père de Jambier (uncredited)
Henri Lambert ...
Bit part (uncredited)
Albert Michel ...
Le concierge de la rue de Turenne (uncredited)
Michèle Nadal ...
(uncredited)
Hubert Noël ...
Le gigolo arrêté (uncredited)
Maryse Paillet ...
Une femme au restaurant (uncredited)
Claude Vernier ...
Le secrétaire de la Kommandatur (uncredited)
Jean Vinci ...
Le client mécontent (uncredited)
Louis Viret ...
Le cycliste (uncredited)
Harald Wolff ...
Le commandant allemand (uncredited)

Directed by

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Claude Autant-Lara

Written by

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Marcel Aymé ... (short story)
 
Jean Aurenche ... (dialogue)
 
Jean Aurenche ... (screenplay)
 
Pierre Bost ... (dialogue)
 
Pierre Bost ... (screenplay)

Produced by

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Henry Deutschmeister ... producer

Music by

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René Cloërec

Cinematography by

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Jacques Natteau

Film Editing by

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Madeleine Gug

Production Design by

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Max Douy

Production Management

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André Hoss ... unit manager
Yves Laplanche ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Ghislaine Autant-Lara ... first assistant director

Art Department

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Clément Hurel ... poster artist (uncredited)

Sound Department

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René-Christian Forget ... sound engineer (as René Forget)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Gilbert Chain ... camera operator

Other crew

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Geneviève Cortier ... script girl
Herman G. Weinberg ... English subtitles
Crew believed to be complete

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Plot Summary

Two men, a painter and a poor guy, have to cross over Paris by night during World War II and to deliver black market meat. As they walk along dark Parisian streets, they encounter various characters and adventures until they are arrested by German police. Written by

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Taglines JEAN GABIN and BOURVIL in a REMARKABLE FRENCH FILM with suspense predominating of course - but also much more than just a soupcon of laughter! See more »
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Also Known As
  • La traversata di Parigi (Italy)
  • Four Bags Full (United States)
  • The Crossing of Paris (World-wide, English title)
  • A Pig Across Paris (United States)
  • The Trip Across Paris (World-wide, English title)
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  • 80 min
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Trivia Filmed in color but processed in black and white. See more »
Goofs Crew is seen in the mirror when Grandgil pass the door of Martin's home. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in My Journey Through French Cinema (2016). See more »
Soundtracks La Marseillaise See more »

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