Le Crabe Tambour

  • 1977
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, War

This offbeat militaristic film won three French Cesars in 1977 but didn't get a US release until 1984. Directed by Schoendoerffer, whose THE ANDERSON PLATOON won an Oscar for feature-length documentary in 1967, LE CRABE TAMBOUR stars Perrin as the title character, a commander who is only seen in flashback. Fighting in the French-Indochina War and in Algeria,...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Jean-Francois Chauvel
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Georges de Beauregard
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Nguyen Long
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Philippe Sarde