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The Big Operator (1976)

Le grand escogriffe (original title)
The aging villain Émile Morland talks his old friend Aristide into helping him with to kidnap the son of a millionaire.

Director:

Claude Pinoteau

Writers:

Michel Audiard (screen adaptation), Jean Herman (screen adaptation) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yves Montand ... Morland
Agostina Belli ... Amandine
Claude Brasseur ... Ari
Aldo Maccione ... Tony
Adolfo Celi ... Rifai
Valentina Cortese ... The Widow
Guy Marchand ... Marcel
Ely Galleani ... Dorotea
Gianni Cavina Gianni Cavina ... Silvio
Jole Silvani Jole Silvani ... Tony's Mother
Brizio Montinaro Brizio Montinaro ... Mario
Patricia Damsey Patricia Damsey ... 2nd Children's nurse
Mirko Lacobacci-Puntor Mirko Lacobacci-Puntor ... Alberto
Gianluca Cantarini Gianluca Cantarini ... Selim
Giovanna Sanfilippo Giovanna Sanfilippo ... Donna Chioso (as Giovanna San Filippo-Puntor)
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Storyline

The aging villain Émile Morland talks his old friend Aristide into helping him with to kidnap the son of a millionaire.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Country:

France | Italy

Language:

French | Italian | English

Release Date:

1 December 1976 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Ein großer und ein kleiner Gauner See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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