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3.2
100 Ratings

The Return of Martin Guerre

Le retour de Martin Guerre

Directed by Daniel Vigne
France, 1982
Drama, Biography, Crime

Synopsis

In medieval France, some villagers challenge a man’s claim of identity when he (as he says) returns home from some time in the army.

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The Return of Martin Guerre Directed by Daniel Vigne

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1984 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

National Board of Review

1983 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

BAFTA Awards

1985 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

César Awards

1983 | 3 wins including: Best Original Screenplay

1983 | Nominee: Most Promising Actor

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