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Les Morfalous is a french film of genre Drama directed by Henri Verneuil released in USA on 11 november 1984 with Jean-Paul Belmondo

Les Morfalous (1984)

Les Morfalous
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Released in USA 11 november 1984
Length 1h35
Directed by
OriginFrance
Genres Drama,    War,    Thriller,    Comedy,    Action,    Adventure
Rating61% 3.0508053.0508053.0508053.0508053.050805

Les Morfalous (literally The Greedy-Guts, in French argot) is a 1984 French adventure film, starring Jean-Paul Belmondo and directed by Henri Verneuil, featuring the French Foreign Legion during the Second World War.

Synopsis

In French Tunisia, during the Second World War, a convoy of the French Foreign Legion is charged to recover gold bars of six billion francs from a bank in El Ksour in order to bring them into a safe place for the French government.

Actors

Jean-Paul Belmondo

(Sgt. Pierre Augagneur)
Michel Constantin

(Adjudant Édouard Mahuzard)
Marie Laforêt

(Helene la roche Freon)
Michel Creton

(Boissier)
Jacques Villeret

(Beral)
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