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Ace of Aces

Ace of Aces

A Feature film by Gérard Oury

Produced by Gaumont, Soprofilms, Cerito Films

Release in France : 27/10/1982

    Synopsis

    In this action comedy the French boxer Jo Cavalier is charmed on the train to Berlin for the Olympics in Hitler's Germany by the little boy Simon Rosenblum who asks his autograph; when it turns out his adorable young fan is a Jewish orphan in danger of persecution, he risks his one shot at Olympic glory to save Simon and his family, helped only by a German officer-gentleman who became his friend in World War I, by an adventurous escape to Switzerland, Nazi troops on their heals and braving impossible odds in roller coaster-style.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (16)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Gaumont, Soprofilms, Cerito Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Gaumont

    Foreign production company :

    Rialto Films

    French distribution :

    Gaumont

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producer :

    Alain Poiré

    Screenwriters :

    Gérard Oury, Danièle Thompson

    Director of Photography :

    Xaver Schwarzenberger

    Production managers :

    Alain Belmondo, Marc Goldstaub

    Music Composer :

    Vladimir Cosma

    Stunt performers :

    Claude Carliez, Rémy Julienne

    Dialogue Writer :

    Danièle Thompson

    Foreign Producer :

    Horst Wendlandt

    Sound Recordist :

    Alain Sempé

    Editor :

    Albert Jurgenson

    Foley artist :

    Daniel Couteau

    Costume designer :

    Jacques Fonteray

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Adventure, Historical

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Germany, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    50% French (Germany, France)

    Production year :

    1982

    French release :

    27/10/1982

    Runtime :

    1 h 40 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    53495

    Visa issue date :

    28/10/1982

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono