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L'Homme de la Jamaïque

L'Homme de la Jamaïque

A Feature film by Maurice de Canonge

Produced by Union Générale Cinématographique (UGC), Bellair Films

Release in France : 22/12/1950

    Synopsis

    Jacques Mervel, also known as "L'Homme de la Jamaïque" makes use of his talents as a gun runner in Tangiers, Morocco. After triumphing over a rival gang, he decides to quit the job and to start a new life with Vicky, a pretty young nurse. In Paris, a doctor lets him know that he is affected by leprosy. In desperation, Jacques runs away from Vicky to spare her. When she realizes the reason why Jacques has disappeared from her life, she joins him with a view to helping him fight the disease.

    Actors (20)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Full credits (14)

    Executive Producer :

    André Halley des Fontaines

    Dialogue Writer :

    Louis Martin

    Screenwriter :

    Jacques Companeez

    Sound Recordist :

    Julien Coutellier

    Production Manager :

    Georges Bernier

    Continuity supervisor :

    Paulette Tacquet

    Music Composer :

    Louiguy

    Adaptation :

    Jacques Companeez

    Author of original work :

    Robert Gaillard

    Director of Photography :

    Lucien Joulin

    Camera Operator :

    Robert Schneider

    Editor :

    Louis Devaivre

    Production Designer :

    Robert Dumesnil

    Still Photographer :

    Francis Lamy

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Adventure, Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1950

    French release :

    22/12/1950

    Runtime :

    2 h

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    9735

    Visa issue date :

    08/12/1950

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono