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Papillon: Fact or Fiction 

History's Greatest Hoaxes looks at the story of Papillon one of the most popular books and films of the 1970s. It tells the dramatic story of the prison life of Henri Charriere a convicted ... See full summary »

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Bruce Burgess

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Episode credited cast:
Tom Ward ... Self - Narrator
Guy Walters ... Self - Author & Historian
Alex Boese ... Self - Author, The World's Greatest Hoaxes
Marcus Brigstocke ... Self - Author & Comedian
Vladimir Lozinski ... Self - News Producer
Ronnie ... Self - Local Guide
Linda Papadopoulos ... Self - Psychologist (as Dr. Linda Papadopoulos)
Jim Haynes ... Self - Publisher
Erwin James ... Self - Ex-Convict & Journalist
Michel Muszlak ... Self - Philosopher
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Henri Charrière ... Self (archive footage)
Alfred Dreyfus ... Self (archive footage)
James Frey ... Self (archive footage)
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History's Greatest Hoaxes looks at the story of Papillon one of the most popular books and films of the 1970s. It tells the dramatic story of the prison life of Henri Charriere a convicted murderer with a large butterfly tattoo on his chest. How much of his story was true? Was he ever imprisoned on Devil's Island? Or was it all fiction. Written by Shatterdaymorn

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2016 (USA) See more »

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