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The Old Guard

The Old Guard

A Feature film by Gilles Grangier

Produced by Terra Film, Cité Films, Fides

Release in France : 02/09/1960

    Synopsis

    Three old chums who are number ones in the business of practical jokes decide to leave their village from Vendée in France in order to go and live in a old people's nursing home. Pested off and unable to stand their jokes any more, the villagers are more than happy to see them leaving off. But the three old men, soon enough, feeling bored of the nursing home, make up their mind to come back and settle down in the village.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (32)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Terra Film, Cité Films, Fides

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Roissy Films, Tamasa Distribution

    Foreign production company :

    Titanus Produzione

    French distribution :

    Cinétel

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (15)

    Assistant directors :

    Guy Blanc, Alain Jaspard

    Author of original work :

    René Fallet

    Screenwriters :

    Gilles Grangier, René Fallet, Michel Audiard

    Director of Photography :

    Louis Page

    Sound assistants :

    Marcel Corvaisier, Gabriel Salagnac

    Production Manager :

    Jacques Juranville

    Continuity supervisor :

    Martine Guillou

    Music Composers :

    Paul Durand, Francis Lemarque

    Dialogue Writer :

    Michel Audiard

    Producer :

    Jacques Bar

    Foreign Producer :

    Goffredo Lombardo

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean Rieul

    Assistant Operators :

    Marc Champion, Pierre Charvein

    Editor :

    Paul Cayatte

    Production Designer :

    Robert Bouladoux

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Themes :

    Ageing

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Italy)

    Production year :

    1960

    French release :

    02/09/1960

    Runtime :

    1 h 32 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    22879

    Visa issue date :

    08/07/1960

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    None