The Medic (1979 film)

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The Medic
Toubib.jpg
Directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre
Produced by Alain Delon
Alain Terzian
Written by Pierre Granier-Deferre
Jean Freustié
Starring Alain Delon
Véronique Jannot
Distributed by Adel Productions
Release date
  • 27 October 1979 (1979-10-27)
Running time
90 minutes
Country France
Language French
Budget $3 million[1]
Box office 1,713,247 admissions (France)[2]

The Medic (French: Le Toubib) is a 1979 French film directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre, adapted from the novel Harmonie ou les horreurs de la guerre by Jean Freustié.

Plot[edit]

The film is set during World War Three (portrayed as taking place in 1983) as battles take place between Eastern and Western forces. Behind the battle lines, in a medical unit, a surgeon falls in love with an idealistic nurse after an initially difficult meeting.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ MOVIES: A TOUGH GUY GOES SOFT ON HOLLYWOOD Mann, Roderick. Los Angeles Times (1923-Current File) [Los Angeles, Calif] 25 Feb 1979: l36.
  2. ^ Box office information for film at Box Office Story

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