The Milky Way (1969)

Original Title: La Voie lactée


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Drama, Comedy
1h 45min


Alain Cuny
Man with cape
Edith Scob
Virgin Mary
François Maistre
French Priest
Mother Superior
Ellen Bahl
Madame Garnier
Michel Piccoli
Marquis de Sade
Agnès Capri
Director of Lamartine Institution
Michel Etcheverry
The Inquisitor
Pierre Clémenti
Angel of Death
Delphine Seyrig
The Prostitute
Jean Piat
Le comte
Claudio Brook
Julien Guiomar
Le curé espagnol


Two drifters go on a pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Along the way, they hitchhike, beg for food, and face the Christian dogmas and heresies from different Ages.

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