THE MAN FROM RIO

L'HOMME DE RIO

By Philippe DE BROCA

TF1 STUDIO - as SALES

Comedy - Completed 1964

Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost...

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Festival de Cannes 2013
Cannes Classics
    • Year of production
    • 1964
    • Genres
    • Comedy, Action/Adventure
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 112 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Philippe DE BROCA
    • Writer(s)
    • Jean-Paul RAPPENEAU
    • EIDR 10.5240/5867-E9F2-FE7B-5EA2-B9CF-R
    • Synopsis
    • An eight-day pass, a kidnapping, and a greedy group of South American Indians provide the basic ingredients of this madcap adventure. A French soldier has the pass and plans to use it to see his girlfriend in Paris. He gets there just in time to see a gang of South American Indians kidnapping her. He follows them to the Brazilian city in construction, jungle and many riotous adventures.
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