The Odyssey is available in: French [Original] on Netflix USA


Biopic of the great French ocean-going adventurer and filmmaker

This biopic of explorer, innovator, ecologist and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau delves into his adventures, ambitions — and his troubled relationships.


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The Odyssey (2016)
Rating: 6.7/10 (3,268 votes)
Director: Jérôme Salle
Writer: Jean-Michel Cousteau (book) Albert Falco (book) Jérôme Salle (adaptation) Jérôme Salle (dialogue) Jérôme Salle (screenplay) Laurent Turner (screenplay)
Stars: Lambert Wilson Pierre Niney Audrey Tautou Laurent Lucas
Runtime: 122 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Adventure Biography
Released: 12 Oct 2016
Plot: Highly influential and a fearlessly ambitious pioneer, innovator, filmmaker, researcher and conservationist, Jacques-Yves Cousteau's aquatic adventure covers roughly thirty years of an inarguably rich in achievements life.