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The Wise Guys (1965)

Les grandes gueules (original title)
G | | Action, Crime, Drama | June 1969 (USA)
An ex-con with ulterior motives convinces the struggling inheritor of a sawmill to use convicts as affordable lumberjacks.

Director:

Robert Enrico

Writers:

Robert Enrico (adaptation), José Giovanni (adaptation) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bourvil ... Hector Valentin
Lino Ventura ... Laurent
Marie Dubois ... Jackie Keller
Jess Hahn ... Nénesse
Jean-Claude Rolland Jean-Claude Rolland ... Mick
Hénia Suchar Hénia Suchar ... Christiane
Reine Courtois Reine Courtois ... Yvonne Didier
Nick Stephanini Nick Stephanini ... Lucien Therraz
Roger Jacquet ... Capester
Marc Eyraud Marc Eyraud ... L'éducateur
François Vibert François Vibert ... Keller
Mick Besson Mick Besson ... Raoul
Michel Charrel Michel Charrel ... Cuirzepas
Michel Constantin ... Skida
Paul Crauchet ... Pélissier
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Storyline

An ex-con with ulterior motives convinces the struggling inheritor of a sawmill to use convicts as affordable lumberjacks.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

The Tall Trees Couldn't Hide...The Innermost Secrets of These Strange Men and Their Women!

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

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Country:

France | Italy

Language:

French

Release Date:

June 1969 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Wise Guys See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Visa de contôle cinénatographique ( France ) #30332 See more »

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Les Grandes Gueules
Written and Performed by François de Roubaix Et Orchestre
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very succesfull french movie
21 May 2002 | by plarnetSee all my reviews

This is a typical excellent french movie with two of the best french actors : lino ventura and bourvil. The story is good, the acting is perfect and the atmosphere of the film is very pleasant; My advice : one of the best french adventure movies


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