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The Wild Child

The Wild Child(1970)

Also Known As: L'enfant sauvage |

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Brief Synopsis

A crusading doctor tries to civilize a child raised in the wilderness by wolves.

Cast & Crew

Jean-Pierre Cargol Victor, the boy
François Truffaut Dr. Jean Itard
Jean Dasté Prof. Philippe Pinel
Françoise Seigner Madame Guérin
Claude Miler Monsieur Lémeri
Annie Miler Madame Lémeri
Pierre Fabre Orderly at institute
René Levert Police official
Jean Mandaroux Itard's doctor
Nathan Miler Lémeri baby
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  New York opening: 11 Sep 1970
Release Date:  1970 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Films du Carrosse, Les Productions Artistes Associs
Duration(mins):  90 Country:  France
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • What a movie!

    Janet 2013-07-27

    What an incredible and touching movie! Francois Truffaut at his best. The boy who played the wild child Victor was superb. Once you start watching, you... MORE>

  • Truffaut at his best!

    RedRain 2011-09-05

    I happened upon this film in the wee hours of the morning and I was taken with it immediately. The "wild child" actor, Jean-Pierre Cargol, is... MORE>