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Taxi for Tobruk ()

Un taxi pour Tobrouk (original title)
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During World War II, French Commandos join forces with a German officer in order to survive the African desert.

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Le capitaine Ludwig von Stegel
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le brigadier Theo Dumas
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François Gensac
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Samuel Goldmann
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Jean Ramirez
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ellen Bahl ...
Frau von Stegel (uncredited)
Roland Malet ...
Convict with Ramirez (uncredited)
Carlos Mendy ...
German Soldier in Desert with von Stegel (uncredited)
Roland Ménard ...
Récitant / Narrator (uncredited) (voice)
Jacques Préboist ...
Convict with Ramirez (uncredited)
Lorenzo Robledo ...
German Soldier in Desert with von Stegel (uncredited)
Dominique Rozan ...
Parisian on the Champs-Elysées (uncredited)
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German Corporal in the Oasis (uncredited)
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German Soldier Playing Cards (uncredited)

Directed by

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Denys de La Patellière ... (as Denys de la Patellière)

Written by

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Michel Audiard ... (dialogue)
 
René Havard ... (screenplay)
 
René Havard ... (story)
 
Denys de La Patellière ... (screenplay) (as Denys de la Patellière)

Produced by

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Denys de La Patellière ... producer

Music by

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Georges Garvarentz

Cinematography by

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Marcel Grignon
Salvador Torres Garriga ... (uncredited)

Film Editing by

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Jacqueline Thiédot

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Marie-Claude Bariset ... assistant editor

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Paul-Louis Boutié ... (as Paul Louis Boutie)

Set Decoration by

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José Algueró

Costume Design by

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Madeleine Charlot ... (uncredited)

Production Management

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Philippe Modave ... unit manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Pierre Granier-Deferre ... assistant director
Roberto Bodegas ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Georges Mardiguian ... sound recordist

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Charles-Henri Montel ... camera operator (as Ch. H. Montel)
Vincent Rossell ... still photographer (uncredited)

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Paul Mauriat ... conductor / music arranger

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Colette Crochot ... script girl
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Plot Keywords
Taglines Four men...one sworn enemy...the unforgettable journey they all share! See more »
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Also Known As
  • Un taxi para Tobruk (Spain)
  • Taxi nach Tobruk (West Germany)
  • Taxi for Tobruk (United States)
  • Taxi for Tobruk (World-wide, English title)
  • Jigoku no kesshitai (Japan)
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Runtime
  • 95 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia Lino Ventura (Theo Dumas or Dudu) is presented as a boxing champion of Europe at the beginning of the movie. He was actually champion of Europe of Greco-Roman wrestling in 1950. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Episode dated 14 April 2008 (2008). See more »
Quotes Le capitaine Ludwig von Stegel: If you don't like war, why sign treaties with countries that always fight wars?
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