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WW2 is coming to an end ;on the seaside,resistant fighters are captured and imprisoned in a basement ;within an hour ,all of them will be shot .An hour of fear ,of impossible dreams ,of false hopes .Based on a Bernanos play ,it sometimes recall ,by the subject of sacrifice (a sacrifice of an average human being is not an average one),"Dialogue Des Carmélites ",in which nuns ,during the French Revolution,were guillotined ,because they would have betrayed their faith if they had accepted the new rules).

  1. Jean Valère


  2. Robert Hossein


  3. Marcel Moussy


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  1. Robert Hossein

    Robert Hossein


  2. Roger Hanin

    Roger Hanin


  3. Marina Vlady

    Marina Vlady


  4. Béatrice Bretty

  5. Lucien Raimbourg

    Lucien Raimbourg

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The Verdict
The Verdict


Original Title La sentence

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 1, 1959


Original Language French

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