The Ambitious One (1959)

10/14/1959 (FR) Drama 1h 29m
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This Yves Allegret film is set in French Polynesia and stars Edmond O'Brien, Richard Basehart, Andrea Parisy, Nicole Berger and Reg Lye. Basehart is the black sheep of a wealthy family of mining financiers based in France. He dumps the family life style and heads to Tahiti to make it on his own. His wife, Andrea Parisy, is less than amused with Basehart's choice.

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  2. François Ponthier


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  1. Edmond O'Brien

    Edmond O'Brien

    Mike Buchanan

  2. Richard Basehart

    Richard Basehart

    George Rancourt

  3. Andréa Parisy

    Andréa Parisy

    Dominique Rancourt

  4. Nicole Berger

    Nicole Berger

    Claire Rancourt

  5. Nigel Lovell

    André Rancourt

  6. Reg Lye

    Reg Lye


  7. Denise Vernac

    Denise Vernac

    Edwige Rancourt

  8. Pierre Brice

    Pierre Brice


  9. Jean Marchat

    Jean Marchat

    Albert Rancourt

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Original Title L'ambitieuse

Status Released

Original Language French

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