In 1942, a plane of the Royal Air Force lost in the French sky is shooting down above Paris. The three pilots have to jump out of the bomber. Peter CUNNINGHAM fall on the scaffolding of Augustin BOUVET who is a painter of buildings. Alan Mc INTOSH land on the roof of the Opera of Paris while the great Maestro Stanislas LEFORT is conducting a repetition. Sir REGINALD fall down right into the basin of the seals in the zoo. While the German Police is searching for the English paratroopers, against their whishes, Augustin BOUVET and Stanislas LEFORT, will help the English aviators to joint the Free Zone with the help of the French Resistants on a delirious voyage across the France occupied by the Germans.
NOTE: this movie is half in English, half in French. There is no subtitles available, BUT it’s not necessary to speak French to understand the story because of the way the actors are playing the caracters. Trust me and enjoy this movie.
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French movie – Original title: La Grande Vadrouille – Year: 1966 – The best French Box Office movie for 34 years – Screen: 16:9 – Colours – Sound and pictures: good quality