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31 Ratings

Man of the Sea

L'Homme du Large

Directed by Marcel L'Herbier
France, 1920
Silent, Drama


Nolff, a Breton fisherman is happy: his wife has just given birth to a son, Michel. His only wish is to make him a fisherman like him. But when he becomes a man, Michel becomes a good-for-nothing who spends his time in taverns with his evil genius friend Gwenn la Taupe. The sea will be his judge.

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Man of the Sea Directed by Marcel L'Herbier

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