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Die Hölle von Algier (1964)  link to Die Hölle von Algier on IMDb  

Nummer: 1822

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7,2/10 (516 Stimmen)

Land: France, 115 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Französisch

Genre: Drama, Thriller

Regisseur: Alain Cavalier

1961. Luxemburger Thomas Vlassenroot deserted the French Foreign Legion during the Algiers Putsch. His lieutenant, Fraser, initiated the desertion for the two of them, Fraser believing he could do more for the French working for an underground organization. However, Thomas readily admits that he no longer has any political motivations or affiliations, and thus is hiding out from the authorities in Algiers. Fraser offers him a proposition: help him kidnap Lyonais lawyer, Dominique Servet, who is in Algiers to defend two Algerian nationalists. Fraser will mastermind the job, but Thomas is required to help him both carry out the kidnapping, as well as stand guard over Dominique for one week. She is only one of two kidnap victims that will be held, each victim with a guard apiece, the other victim's guard being Amerio, a fellow member of Fraser's organization. Unlike Fraser and Amerio, Thomas does the job as a mercenary for pay: the F60,000 he needs to be able to get back home to ...


Alain Delon Thomas Vlassenroot
Lea Massari Dominique Servet

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