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The War Is Over (1966)

La guerre est finie (original title)
Diego is one of the chiefs of the spanish Communist Party. He is travelling back to Paris (where he lives) from a mission in Madrid. He is arrested at the border for an identity check but ... See full summary »

Director:

Alain Resnais

Writer:

Jorge Semprún
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yves Montand ... Diego Mora
Ingrid Thulin ... Marianne
Geneviève Bujold ... Nadine Sallanches
Jean Dasté ... Le chef du réseau clandestin / Chief
Dominique Rozan Dominique Rozan ... Jude
Jean-François Rémi Jean-François Rémi ... Juan
Marie Mergey Marie Mergey ... Madame Lopez
Michel Piccoli ... L'inspecteur des douanes / First Customs Inspector
Anouk Ferjac ... Marie Jude
Roland Monod Roland Monod ... Antoine
Pierre Decazes Pierre Decazes ... L'employé SNCF / Station Employee
Paul Crauchet ... Roberto
Claire Duhamel Claire Duhamel ... La femme du wagon-restaurant / Traveller
Antoine Bourseiller Antoine Bourseiller ... L'homme du wagon-restaurant / Traveller
Laurence Badie Laurence Badie ... Bernadette Pluvier
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Storyline

Diego is one of the chiefs of the spanish Communist Party. He is travelling back to Paris (where he lives) from a mission in Madrid. He is arrested at the border for an identity check but manages to go free thanks to Nadine, the daughter of the man whose passport is used by him. When he arrives in Paris, he starts searching one of his comrades, Juan, to prevent him from going to Madrid where he could be arrested by Franco's police... Written by Yepok

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Drama | War

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Country:

France | Sweden

Language:

French | Spanish

Release Date:

11 May 1966 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The War Is Over See more »

Company Credits

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Europa Film, Sofracima See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Screenwriter Jorge Semprún's life and work as a member of the central committee of the Spanish Communist party from 1954 to 1965 are the basis of the character Diego Mora played by Yves Montand actions and thoughts in 'La Guerre est finie'. See more »

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Referenced in Apostrophes: Du roman ou du vécu (1978) See more »

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Great acting , but quite meaningless story
27 November 1998 | by Termi21See all my reviews

While i was watching this movie i was feeling that it would get very interesting.But as the minutes were passing i felt more and more sleepy, nothing interesting was happenning, till the sudden end came....lucky me. Maybe that film is going to be nice for Spanish people...who knows.....


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