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Papillon (1973)

R
151 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
Writers
Dalton Trumbo (screenplay) | Lorenzo Semple Jr. (screenplay) | Henri Charrière (book "Papillon")
Cinematographer
Fred J. Koenekamp (as Fred Koenekamp)
Casting Director
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Budget
$ 12,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 53,267,000
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Release date
Dec 19, 1973 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Steve McQueen
Henri 'Papillon' Charriere Henri 'Papillon' Charriere   See fewer
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Dustin Hoffman
Louis Dega Louis Dega   See fewer
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Victor Jory
Indian Chief Indian Chief   See fewer
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Don Gordon
Julot Julot   See fewer
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Anthony Zerbe
Toussaint Toussaint   See fewer
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Robert Deman
Maturette Maturette   See fewer
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Woodrow Parfrey
Clusiot Clusiot   See fewer
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Bill Mumy
Lariot Lariot   See fewer
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George Coulouris
Dr. Chatal Dr. Chatal   See fewer
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Ratna Assan
Zoraima Zoraima   See fewer
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William Smithers
Warden Barrot Warden Barrot   See fewer
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Val Avery
Pascal Pascal   See fewer
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Gregory Sierra
Antonio Antonio   See fewer
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Vic Tayback
Sergeant (as Victor Tayback) Sergeant (as Victor Tayback)   See fewer
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Ron Soble
Santini Santini   See fewer
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Barbara Morrison
Mother Superior Mother Superior   See fewer
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Don Hanmer
Butterfly Trader Butterfly Trader   See fewer
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E.J. André
Old Con Old Con   See fewer
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Richard Angarola
Commandant Commandant   See fewer
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Jack Denbo
Classification Officer Classification Officer   See fewer
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Len Lesser
Guard Guard   See fewer
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John Quade
Masked Breton Masked Breton   See fewer
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Fred Sadoff
Deputy Warden Deputy Warden   See fewer
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Allen Jaffe
Turnkey Turnkey   See fewer
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Liam Dunn
Old Trustee Old Trustee   See fewer
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Peter Brocco
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Farnsworth
Manhunter (uncredited) Manhunter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy M. Greene
Old Man (uncredited) Old Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anne Byrne Hoffman
Mrs. Dega (uncredited) Mrs. Dega (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Lerner
Convict on Ship (uncredited) Convict on Ship (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Monty
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Ellen Moss
Nun (uncredited) Nun (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ken Muggleston
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Dalton Trumbo
Commandant (uncredited) Commandant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8 / 10 | 108,301 votes