While in prison awaiting trial for the attempted murder of his wife, Claude (Marc Michel) learns that some inmates are plotting an escape and decides to go along with them -- only to learn that his wife has dropped the charges and his sentence has been reduced. He still agrees to participate in the jailbreak, knowing that he's risking his freedom by doing so. This is director Jacques Becker's final film.
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- Jacques Becker
- This movie is
- 1962 BAFTA®
- Best Actor nominee: Philippe Leroy
- Best Film nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.66:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
French: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it