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Green Harvest (1959)

La verte moisson (original title)
In 1943, a group of high school students decide to take action against the Nazi occupying forces. Showing courage and imagination, they manage to blow up the Kommandantur and to release ... See full summary »

Director:

François Villiers

Writers:

François Boyer (adaptation), Henri Brunel (novel) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pierre Dux ... L'aumônier du lycée
Dany Saval ... Dany
Jacques Perrin ... Jean-Louis Mesnier
Francis Lemonnier Francis Lemonnier ... Olivier Guerbois
Claude Brasseur ... Robert Borelli
Philippe Adrien Philippe Adrien ... Le fumeur
Jacques Gencel Jacques Gencel ... Rouquier (as Jacky Gencel)
Jacques Higelin Jacques Higelin ... Mercadier
Jacques Cousin Jacques Cousin ... Duval
Gérard Dauzat Gérard Dauzat ... Schneider
Jean-Pierre Ely Jean-Pierre Ely ... Bory
Philippe Féron Philippe Féron ... Laplanche
Robert Kimmich Robert Kimmich ... Gaubert
Marie-France Boyer ... Sophie
René Blancard ... M. Borelli
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Storyline

In 1943, a group of high school students decide to take action against the Nazi occupying forces. Showing courage and imagination, they manage to blow up the Kommandantur and to release hostages. But after the killing of a German soldier the Nazi police apparatus strikes back. The young resisters are arrested and two of them are condemned to death. Written by Guy Bellinger

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Drama | War

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

2 December 1959 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

A nagy érettségi See more »

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Production Co:

Caravelle See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono
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Referenced in Les échos du cinéma: Episode #1.11 (1961) See more »

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