is a French film drama first released in 1969,
directed by Claude Carliez.
Cinematography was by José Castillo Escalona and the film was scored by Jean-Claude Pelletier.
It stars Jean Marais, Marie-José Nat, Horst Frank, José Castillo Escalona and Béatrice Delf.
It has also been released under the title: Diamond Rush
It is a color film and runs to 1 hour and 42 minutes.
Our overall rating for Jaque mate
is: mediocre - watchable, but not unless you have something better to do,
The actor Jean Marais has also appeared in: Les Parents terribles
Sept hommes et une garce
Other drama films of the 1960s from France that are worth watching include: Jacques Demy's La Baie des anges
Claude Chabrol's La Femme infidèle
Jean Dewever's Les Honneurs de la guerre
Claude Chabrol's La Ligne de démarcation
Pierre Schoendoerffer's Objectif: 500 millions