Army of Shadows

Betrayal. Loyalty. Collaboration. Resistance.

Army of Shadows (1969)

WarDramaThriller

Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied Marseilles, France, and exacts his revenge on the informant, he must continue a quiet, seemingly endless battle against the Nazis in an atmosphere of tension, paranoia and distrust.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville
Writer: Jean-Pierre Melville

Release Date: 1969-09-10
Status: Released
Run time: 145 min / 2:25
Revenue: $741,766
Production Companies : Fono Roma, Les Films Corona
Production Countries: France, Italy

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Lino Ventura
Philippe Gerbier
Paul Meurisse
Luc Jardie
Jean-Pierre Cassel
Jean-François Jardie
Simone Signoret
Mathilde
Claude Mann
Claude Ullman, aka «Le Masque»
Paul Crauchet
Félix Lepercq
Christian Barbier
Guillaume Vermesch, aka «Le Bison»
Serge Reggiani
Hairdresser
Alain Dekok
Legrain, young communist
Alain Mottet
Camp Commander
Alain Libolt
Paul Dounat
Jean-Marie Robain
Baron de La Ferté-Talloires
Albert Michel
Gendarme
Denis Sadier
Gestapo prison doctor
Georges Sellier
Colonel Jarret du Plessis
Marco Perrin
Octave Bonnafous
Hubert de Lapparent
Aubert, pharmacist
Colin Mann
Dispatcher
Anthony Stuart
Royal Air Force Major
Gérard-Antoine Huart
Prisoner
Percival Russel
German soldier
Michel Dacquin
Condemned
Jeanne Pérez
Marie
Pierre Vaudier
Jacques Marbeuf
German officer
Marcel Bernier
Customs adjutant
Gaston Meunier
Baggage checker
Nathalie Delon
Jean-François' friend (uncredited)
Jacques Léonard
Prisoner in the war camp (uncredited)

Crew

Editing Françoise Bonnot Editor
Writing Jean-Pierre Melville Screenplay
Directing Jean-Pierre Melville Director
Writing Joseph Kessel Novel
Art Théobald Meurisse Production Design
Art Théobald Meurisse Set Decoration
Camera Pierre Lhomme Director of Photography
Sound Jean Nény Sound Director
Camera Walter Wottitz Director of Photography
Production Jacques Dorfmann Producer
Sound Éric Demarsan Original Music Composer
Sound Jacques Carrère Sound Director
Costume & Make-Up Colette Baudot Costume Design
Sound Alex Pront Sound Director
Costume & Make-Up Maud Begon Makeup Artist

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