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Banana Peel

Banana Peel

A Feature film by Marcel Ophüls

Produced by Capitole Films

Release in France : 10/11/1963

    Synopsis

    Cathy decides to take revenge on two con men, Bontemps and Lachard, who were responsible for the bankruptcy and ruin of her father. She asks Michel, her ex-husband, to help. There is no other solution for them than to become crooks themselves, so they conceive a shady deal with Bontemps on an island in Brittany. The first part of their plan is a success and they leave with a huge sum of money. The second part is to take place in Monte Carlo, where they can expect a dramatic showdown with Lachard...

    Actors (15)

    Production and distribution (5)

    Executive Producer :

    Capitole Films

    Foreign production company :

    Compagnia Cinematografica Mondiale

    French distribution :

    Compagnie Commerciale Française Cinématographique (CCFC)

    Associate producer :

    Sud-Pacifique Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Les Films du Jeudi

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (17)

    Assistant directors :

    Claude Pinoteau, Costa Gavras

    Author of original work :

    Charles Williams

    Screenwriters :

    Claude Sautet, Marcel Ophüls, Daniel Boulanger

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Rabier

    Assistant Operators :

    Jean-Michel Humeau, Claude Zidi

    Editor :

    Monique Kirsanoff

    Production Designer :

    Georges Wakhevitch

    Singer :

    Jeanne Moreau

    Still Photographer :

    Raymond Cauchetier

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Daniel Boulanger

    Producer :

    Paul-Edmond Decharme

    Voice :

    Georges Aminel

    Sound Recordist :

    André Hervée

    Camera Operator :

    Alain Levent

    Continuity supervisor :

    Annie Maurel

    Music Composers :

    Ward Swingle, Serge Rezvani

    Costume designer :

    Pierre Cardin

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Themes :

    Fraud

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Italy, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Italy, France)

    Production year :

    1963

    French release :

    10/11/1963

    Runtime :

    1 h 34 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    27376

    Visa issue date :

    07/08/1963

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    CinemaScope

    Audio format :

    Mono