Hapless orchestra player becomes an unwitting pawn of rival factions within the French secret service after he is chosen as a decoy by being identified as a super secret agent.

  1. Yves Robert

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Francis Veber


Top Billed Cast

  1. Pierre Richard

    Pierre Richard

    Fran├žois Perrin

  2. Jean Rochefort

    Jean Rochefort


  3. Bernard Blier

    Bernard Blier


  4. Paul Le Person

    Paul Le Person


  5. Mireille Darc

    Mireille Darc


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The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe
The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe



Original Title Le Grand Blond avec une chaussure noire

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 20, 1972


Original Language French

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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