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The Man in the Buick

The Man in the Buick

A Feature film by Gilles Grangier

Produced by Société Gafer, Les Films Copernic

Release in France : 12/01/1968


    Mr Jo, nicknamed "the man with the Buick", is the darling of the small town of Honfleur. But he is in fact a trafficker with a bad reputation who would like to forget about his past, now limiting himself to smuggling rubies under the cover of a charitable organization which offers underprivileged children holidays in Switzerland. However, Mr. Jo is in love with a pretty widow and, in order to marry her, he is willing to get involved in a hold-up again. And "the man with the Buick", who seemed so honourable, will surprise the inhabitants of Honfleur when Inspector Menard reveals his secret activities.

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    Actors (35)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producers :

    Société Gafer, Les Films Copernic

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    Full credits (16)

    Assistant directors :

    Paul Feyder, Patrick Millet

    Author of original work :

    Michel Lambesc

    Screenwriter :

    Gilles Grangier

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean Bertrand

    Assistant Operator :

    Jean-Claude Gaillard

    Production managers :

    Roger de Broin, Maurice Jacquin

    Continuity supervisor :

    Martine Guillou

    Music Composers :

    Michel Legrand, Francis Lemarque

    Dialogue Writer :

    Henri Jeanson

    Producer :

    Raymond Danon

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Tournier

    Sound Assistant :

    Paul Pauwels

    Camera Operator :

    Adolphe Charlet

    Editor :

    Jacqueline Sadoul

    Production Designer :

    Robert Giordani

    Location Manager :

    Louis Manella

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Sub-genre :

    Comedy, Crime/thriller

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    Production country :

    France (100.0%)

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    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 34 min

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    Color type :

    Black & White

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