Le Trou Synopsis

Four men in La Sant Prison, staring down the barrel at hard time, decide to execute a prison break and are forced to bring on a fifth member, Claude Gaspard (Marc Michel), when he is assigned to their cell. The particulars of the escape, based on actual events, are rendered in painstaking detail as the five men dream of freedom.

Rated NR

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by John Chard

The 1947 Escape Attempt At La Sante Prison. Le Trou (The Hole) is directed by Jacques Becker and adapted to screenplay by Becker, Jose Giovani and Jean Aurel from Giovani’s own novel. It stars Michel Constantin, Jean Keraudy, Philippe Leroy, Raymond Meunier, Mar... Read More

Le Trou Casts

Michel Constantin
Michel Constantin

Geo Cassine

Jean Keraudy
Jean Keraudy

Roland Darbant

Philippe Leroy
Philippe Leroy

Manu Borelli

Raymond Meunier
Raymond Meunier

Vossellin / Monseigneur

André Bervil
André Bervil

Le directeur

Paul Pavel
Paul Pavel

(uncredited)

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