Runtime: 116 minutes
TV Rating: R
French cinema icons Carole Bouquet and Daniel Auteuil costar in Claude Berri’s (Jean de Florette) romantic saga, set during the World War II resistance and based on a true story. After her husband (Auteuil) has been found guilty of war crimes against the Nazis, Lucie (Bouquet) enacts an audacious plan with underground guerillas to rescue him from certain execution. However, the central role deceiving the Nazi command must be played by Lucie herself. “A romantic thriller so tightly drawn it almost leaves one breathless” — San Francisco Chronicle.