The Gendarme Takes Off Movie Review Summary

Actors: Louis De Funès, Michel Galabru, Jea Lefebvre, Christian Marin, Claude Gensac

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THE GENDARME TAKES OFF (Le Gendarme en Balade) is a comedy written and directed by Jean Girault in 1970. This movie is the fourth installment of the Gendarme serie.
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Cruchot and his colleagues at the Saint-Tropez police station are forced to retire under the pretext that they are too old for the job. But, after a few months, they feel so gloomy that, when they hear that one of them has become amnesic, they all decide to put on their old clothes in order to cure their colleague. Soon, they are asked by the Mother Superior of a convent to find four children who have disappeared.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Comedy or Parody about    -   cops/detectives How much humor v. drama    -   Nearly all humor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France Misc setting    -   castle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing nude female butt    -   seeing nude male butt If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15

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