Winner! Three French Academy Awards
The Return of Martin Guerre tells the suspenseful true story of a 16th century peasant who disappears shortly after his marriage. When he returns from the war nine years later a much changed man, his identity is questioned by everyone - including his own wife. It is only at the end of an intense trial that the truth becomes established. Remade in 1993 as Sommersby starring Richard Bere and Jodie Foster.