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That Man from Rio

As part of their Anniversary Classics Series, Laemmle Theatres presents a one-night only screening of That Man from Rio, playing on Wednesday, August 21 at 7:00pm!

A blow dart-wielding thug snatches a rare statuette from the Musée de l’Homme; an anthropologist (Jean Servais) is kidnapped in broad Parisian daylight; a serviceman (Jean-Paul Belmondo) begins his 8-day leave by changing to civvies in a Métro entrance and witnesses his fiancée (Françoise Dorléac) getting kidnapped herself – and then the chase begins: by motorcycle, shoe leather, flight to Rio de Janeiro sans ticket or passport, airport baggage carrier, cable car, pink car complete with green stars and a rumble seat, water skies, Amazon river boat, seaplane, jungle vine… all shot in breathtaking widescreen and color.


That Man from Rio (L'homme de Rio)
Directed by: Philippe de Broca
Written by: Jean-Paul Rappeneau, Ariane Mnouchkine, Daniel Boulanger, Philippe de Broca
Starring: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Françoise Dorléac, Jean Servais, Roger Dumas
Year: 1964
Runtime: 112 min
Language: French and Portuguese with English subtitles
Distributor: MGM

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