Le Grand Jeu (1954)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Romantic Drama  |   Run Time - 102 min.  |   Countries - France, Italy  |  
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In this romance, a jilted lawyer joins the French Foreign Legion to help him forget his faithless love. While in the desert he espies a village beauty who is the exact double of his true-love. It turns out that she is an amnesiac. With her, the attorney tries to re-spark his old relationship. Trouble ensues when his real ex-love shows up and makes her look-a-like hit the road. The lawyer ends up going back to the Legion to escape it all.

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amnesia, foreign-legion, France, husband, lawyer, lookalike, meeting, mistaken-identity, mistress, past, prostitute/prostitution, rekindle, victim, woman