Le Trou

78
  • NR
Four men in La Santé Prison, staring down the barrel at hard time, decide to execute a prison break and are forced to bring on a fifth member, Claude Gaspard (Marc Michel), when he is assigned to their cell. The particulars of the escape, based on... read more

Four men in La Santé Prison, staring down the barrel at hard time, decide to execute a prison break and are forced to bring on a fifth member, Claude Gaspard (Marc Michel), when he is assigned to their cell. The particulars of the escape, based on actual events, are rendered in painstaking detail as the five men dream of freedom.

Original Release

03/18/1960

US Release

05/26/1964

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Cast

Michel Constantin Geo Cassine
Jean Keraudy Roland Darban
Philippe Leroy Manu Borelli
Raymond Meunier Monseigneur / Vossellin
Marc Michel Claude Gaspard
Jean-Paul Coquelin Le lieutenant Grinval
André Bervil Le directeur de la prison
Eddy Rasimi Bouboule
Jean Minisini Le plombier qui vient réparer la fuite
Marcel Rouzé Un gardien
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jacques Becker

Writers

Jacques Becker, José Giovanni, Jean Aurel

Cast

Michel Constantin Geo Cassine
Jean Keraudy Roland Darban
Philippe Leroy Manu Borelli
Raymond Meunier Monseigneur / Vossellin
Marc Michel Claude Gaspard
Jean-Paul Coquelin Le lieutenant Grinval
André Bervil Le directeur de la prison
Eddy Rasimi Bouboule
Jean Minisini Le plombier qui vient réparer la fuite
Marcel Rouzé Un gardien
Philippe Dumat Un gardien
Jean Luisi Un détenu
Paul Pavel Le second plombier
Jean Becker Un gardien
Gérard Hernandez Le détenu à l'infirmerie
Paul Preboist Un gardien
Catherine Spaak Nicole
Dominique Zardi Le détenu qui assiste le gardien à la fouille
Lucien Camiret Maurice Gaillardbois - Le détenu qui refuse de s'alimenter
Raymond Bour Un gardien

Producers

Georges Charlot Executive Producer
Jean Mottet Executive Producer
Serge Silberman Producer
Goffredo Lombardo Producer
Georges Lourau Producer
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