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The Verdict

The Verdict

A Feature film by Jean Valère

Produced by Progefi

Release in France : 02/10/1959

    Synopsis

    A beach house just before the Allied invasion on D-Day. A German officer has been killed by a commando unit of resistance fighters, three men and two women. They are caught and locked in the basement of the house until they can be executed in about an hour. During that sixty minutes, the five protagonists reveal a few secrets among themselves as rescuers and the Allied forces rapidly approach.

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Progefi

    French distribution :

    Pathé Consortium Cinéma

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Photos

    Full credits (18)

    Executive Producer :

    Christine Gouze-Renal

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Marcel Moussy, Jean Valère

    Original idea :

    Robert Hossein

    Director of Photography :

    Henri Decaë

    Sound assistants :

    Marcel Corvaisier, Fernand Janisse

    Camera Operator :

    Alain Douarinou

    Editor :

    Léonide Azar

    Continuity supervisor :

    Marie-José Darène

    Music Composer :

    Daniel Lesur

    Assistant Director :

    Jean Léon

    Dialogue Writer :

    Marcel Moussy

    Screenwriters :

    Marcel Moussy, Jean Valère

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean Rieul

    Assistant Operators :

    Robert Caristan, Jean-Paul Schwartz

    Production Manager :

    Fred Surin

    Assistant editor :

    Kenout Peltier

    Production Designers :

    Bernard Evein, Jacques Saulnier

    Still Photographer :

    Jean Klissak

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    War, Death, Freedom

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1959

    French release :

    02/10/1959

    Runtime :

    1 h 19 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    21.904

    Visa issue date :

    03/09/1959

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (4)

    Director