La Grande Illusion

La Grande Illusion

"A Great Drama of Human Emotions"
  • NR
  • 1937
  • 1 hr 54 min
  • 8.1  (33,770)

A group of French soldiers, including the patrician Captain de Boeldieu and the working-class Lieutenant Maréchal, grapple with their own class differences after being captured and held in a World War I German prison camp. When the men are transferred to a high-security fortress, they must concoct a plan to escape beneath the watchful eye of aristocratic German officer von Rauffenstein, who has formed an unexpected bond with de Boeldieu.

La Grande Illusion
Description
A group of French soldiers, including the patrician Captain de Boeldieu and the working-class Lieutenant Maréchal, grapple with their own class differences after being captured and held in a World War I German prison camp. When the men are transferred to a high-security fortress, they must concoct a plan to escape beneath the watchful eye of aristocratic German officer von Rauffenstein, who has formed an unexpected bond with de Boeldieu.

La Grande Illusion is a 1937 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 54 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.1.

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  • Release Date
    1937
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 54 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (33,770)