Oasis (1955 film)

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Oasis 1955 poster.jpg
Directed by Yves Allégret
Produced by Gerd Oswald
Luggi Waldleitner
Written by Joseph Kessel
Ben Barzman
Georges Kessel
Starring Michèle Morgan
Cornell Borchers
Music by Paul Misraki
Cinematography Roger Hubert
Edited by Claude Nicole
Criterion Productions
Roxy Film
Distributed by 20th Century Fox (USA)
Release date
20 April 1955 (France)
17 April 1957 (USA)
Running time
104 minutes
Country France / West Germany
Language French

Oasis / Oase is a 1955 French/German adventure film directed by Yves Allégret. It was based on the novel The Commander by John Knittel. The screenplay was written by Joseph Kessel, Ben Barzman and Georges Kessel. The film stars Michèle Morgan, Cornell Borchers, Carl Raddatz and Pierre Brasseur.

It tells the story of two female smugglers and an inexperienced gold smuggler.

Principal cast[edit]

  • Michèle Morgan - Francoise Lignières
  • Cornell Borchers - Karin Salstroem
  • Pierre Brasseur - Antoine Vallin (In the French version)
  • Carl Raddatz - Antoine Vallin (In the German version)
  • Grégoire Aslan - Pérez

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