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The Animal

The Animal

A Feature film by Claude Zidi

Produced by Films Christian Fechner , Cerito Films

Release in France : 05/10/1977


    Michel, AKA Mike (Jean-Paul Belmondo) is a stuntman who works with his girlfriend Jane (Raquel Welch). On their wedding day Mike and Jane are forced by producers to do a stunt for a film they are working on. Mike, annoyed doesn't look on the road and crashes the car causing them to end up in a hospital. After they come out Jane doesn't want to talk to Mike so he decides to get her a job in a film in which he is a stunt double for his double who is a star in action pictures but is in fact a wimp.

    Source : Wikipedia

    Actors (40)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Films Christian Fechner , Cerito Films

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    Film exports/foreign sales :

    StudioCanal Films Limited

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    Full credits (15)

    Executive Producer :

    Bernard Artigues

    Dialogue Writer :

    Michel Audiard

    Line Producer :

    Bernard Artigues

    Sound Recordist :

    Bernard Aubouy

    Production Manager :

    Pierre Gauchet

    Continuity supervisor :

    Sylvie Koechlin

    Music Composer :

    Vladimir Cosma

    Still Photographer :

    Vincent Rossell

    Assistant directors :

    Jean-Jacques Beineix, Olivier Mergault

    Producers :

    Christian Fechner, René Malo

    Screenwriters :

    Claude Zidi, Michel Audiard, Dominique Fabre

    Sound assistant :

    Sophie Chiabaut

    Editors :

    Robert Isnardon, Monique Isnardon

    Production Designer :

    Théobald Meurisse

    Stunt performers :

    Rémy Julienne, Claude Carliez

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    Feature film

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    Comedy, Action

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    France (100.0%)

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    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 40 min

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