Director: Abel Gance
Running Time: 2 hr. 5 min.
Genre: Drama, Horror, Art House & International, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Theater Release: Jan 23, 1938
DVD Release: Jul 08, 1991
This 1938 sci-fi and horror-tinged war drama from writer/director Abel Gance is an updated remake of Gance's own 1919 silent feature of the same name. J'accuse stars Victor Francen as Jean Diaz, a scientist who, after witnessing the unspeakable horrors of the battlefield during the First World War, dedicated his life to ensuring that history doesn't repeat itself. Diaz eventually invents a device that promises to bring an end to war forever. However, with WWII on the horizon, the government