Animal (1977 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
L'Animal (1977 film poster).jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Claude Zidi
Produced by Bernard Artigues
Christian Fechner
René Malor
Written by Michel Audiard
Dominique Fabre
Claude Zidi
Starring Jean-Paul Belmondo
Raquel Welch
Jane Birkin
Dany Saval
Johnny Hallyday
Claude Chabrol
Josiane Balasko
Music by Vladimir Cosma
Cinematography Claude Renoir
Edited by Monique Isnardon
Robert Isnardon
Distributed by Cerito Films
Release dates
5 October 1977
Running time
100 minutes
Country France
Language French
Box office $20,525,628[1]
3,157,789 admissions (France)[2]

L'Animal (1977) is an action-comedy film directed by Claude Zidi and starring Jean-Paul Belmondo and Raquel Welch


Mike (Jean-Paul Belmondo) is a stuntman who works with his girlfriend Jane (Raquel Welch). On their wedding day Mike and Jane are forced by producers to do a stunt for a film they are working on. Mike, annoyed doesn't look on the road and crashes the car causing them to end up in a hospital. After they come out Jane doesn't want to talk to Mike so he decides to get her a job in a film in which he is a stunt double for his double who is a star in action pictures but is in fact a wimp.



  1. ^ "L'animal (1977)". JP Box Office. Retrieved 1977-05-10.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ Box office information for film at Box Office Story

External links[edit]