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The Gay Blade / Captain Blade / Captain Blood

The Gay Blade / Captain Blade / Captain Blood

A Feature film by André Hunebelle

Produced by Production Artistique et Cinématographique (PAC), Pathé Production

Release in France : 05/10/1960

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Actors (37)

Production and distribution (4)

Foreign production company :

Da Ma Produzione

French distribution :

Pathé Consortium Cinéma

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François de Capestan, is a young provincial noble who comes to Paris to apply, is saved by the mysterious Gisèle d'Angoulème. With his faithful Cogolin, which they call the "Capestan" becomes a friend of Louis the XIII thwarting their plots...

Full credits (21)

Assistant directors :

Jean-Pierre Desagnat, Sigmund Graa, Henri Toulout

Dialogue Writer :

Jean Halain

Producers :

André Hunebelle, René Bezard, Pierre Cabaud, Paul Cadéac

Foreign Producer :

Marcello Danon

Director of Photography :

Marcel Grignon

Sound assistants :

Maurice Dagonneau, Gabriel Salagnac

Camera Operator :

Charles-Henri Montel

Editor :

Jean Feyte

Art Director :

Pierre Guffroy

Stunt performers :

Raoul Billerey, Claude Carliez

Narrator :

Bernard Dhéran

Adapters/dialogue writers :

Jean Halain, Pierre Foucaud, André Hunebelle

Author of original work :

Michel Zévaco

Screenwriters :

Jean Halain, Pierre Foucaud, André Hunebelle

Voice :

Hubert Noël

Sound Recordist :

René-Christian Forget

Assistant Operator :

André Marquette

Production Manager :

Paul Cadéac

Production Designer :

Georges Levy

Music Composer :

Jean Marion

Costume designers :

Mireille Leydet, Frédéric Junker

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Feature film

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France, Italy

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Majority French (France, Italy)

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1 h 51 min

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