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IP5: L'île aux pachydermes (1992)

Two young robbers meet an old man. The three start traveling together, looking for the same thing.

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Jacques Forgeas (original scenario), Jean-Jacques Beineix (adaptation) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yves Montand ... Leon Marcel
Olivier Martinez ... Tony
Sekkou Sall Sekkou Sall ... Jockey
Géraldine Pailhas ... Gloria
Colette Renard Colette Renard ... Clarisse / Monique
Sotigui Kouyaté ... Emile
Georges Staquet Georges Staquet ... Jean-Marie
Arlette Didier Arlette Didier ... Arlouse
Kleber Bouzzone Kleber Bouzzone ... Lulu
Bernard Lepinaux Bernard Lepinaux ... Canon Ball
Laurent Duquesnoy Laurent Duquesnoy ... La Force
Olivier Barret Olivier Barret ... Kronk
Samir Guesmi ... Saddam
Carole Richert Carole Richert ... Sophia
Jane Hugon Jane Hugon ... Caretaker
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Two young robbers meet an old man. The three start traveling together, looking for the same thing.

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

12 June 1992 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

IP5: The Island of Pachyderms See more »

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Dolby

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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"I.P." are also the initials of actress Isabelle Pasco, director's girlfriend at the time. "5" stands for the movie being the director's fifth one. See more »

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RIP 5 (vhs)
20 August 2017 | by leplatypusSee all my reviews

This movie has an awful reputation in France because it could be involved in Montand death by stroke. Thus it's really awkward to watch him die in the movie, in a hospital bed by a same stroke. Anyway I picked it for Géraldine who was an excellent choice as she plays again a nurse: as she is always focused and caring, this kind of part suits her nicely. At the end, it's a movie that is one of its kind: you can feel that Beinex has a real talent with the camera and light and can also write a story about generations and also about our country France.


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