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Sahara (2017)

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A young cobra and his scorpion best friend go on a journey across the Sahara desert to save a new-found love.


Pierre Coré


Pierre Coré (original idea), Stéphane Kazandjian (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
1 nomination. See more awards »





Cast overview, first billed only:
Omar Sy ... Ajar (voice)
Louane Emera ... Eva (voice)
Franck Gastambide ... Pitt (voice)
Vincent Lacoste ... Gary (voice)
Ramzy Bedia ... Chef Chef (voice)
Clovis Cornillac ... Ver Luisant (voice)
Jean Dujardin ... Georges (voice)
Grand Corps Malade Grand Corps Malade ... Omar (voice)
Reem Kherici ... Alexandrie (voice)
Jonathan Lambert ... Michael (voice)
Sabrina Ouazani ... Alexandra (voice)
Marie-Claude Pietragalla Marie-Claude Pietragalla ... Pietra (voice)
Mathilde Seigner ... Rita (voice)
Michaël Youn ... Poisson des Sables (voice)
Roschdy Zem ... Saladin (voice)


Two clans of snakes cohabit in the desert. Beautiful green serpents that live under the shelter of an oasis, protected and venerated by men and venomous snakes that survive in the sand, dust and heat, hunted and killed by the Tuaregs. Here is the story of Ajar, a young venomous serpent, laughed at by his peers because he still has not done his first molt and that of Eva, rebellious princess of the oasis who wants to escape an arranged marriage. These two will meet and fall in love. Alas, Eva will be kidnapped by the Tuaregs and Ajar, accompanied by his best friend, Pitt the Scorpion, will have to cross the ruthless Sahara to save Eva from the terrible fate awaiting her.

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Did You Know?


Coincidentally, or perhaps not, Clive Cussler's character Dirk Pitt, whose surname is shared with Ajar's scorpion sidekick, starred in a book, and later movie, called Sahara. See more »


Two snakes that Eva meets are a coral snake and a king snake saying that they're twins. Coral snakes and king snakes aren't actually related to one another. See more »


Ajar: Pardon me, sir, you wouldn't have come across a camelcade, by any chance?
[Long pause, then the sandfish swallows the small branch he was carrying in his mouth]
Sandfish: You mean a camelcade heading toward Souksoukville with men, one of whom traveled with two hampers, from which a green snake was dangling, attempting to escape?
Ajar: Yes! Yes, that's it!
Sandfish: Hmm... Nah, doesn't ring a bell.
Ajar: What? How is that possible? Which way is Soukso- whatever its name is?
[the sandfish grumbles]
Ajar: I'm sorry. You were mentioning a ...
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Incorrect actors?
17 June 2017 | by girls_rule_lotsSee all my reviews

Quite liked the movie- was good to watch when didn't really feel like watching anything at all. Obviously not as good as the higher children's movies but not bad considering- might even watch again.

My comment is just about the credits at the end The movie lists different actors to what it does on here?


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