The misadventures of hapless cafe owner René Artois and his escapades with the Resistance in occupied France.
The colonel and Gruber return from Spain. Meanwhile Edith is faced with a grave situation.
Having been captured by the communists, Rene tries to find a way to escape.
Rene is supposed dead and a parade is held in his honour.
Herr Flick and Von Smallhausen plan to impersonate Yvette and Mimi to search the cafe.
The plans of the Germans conflict with those surrounding Nouvion's Fishmonger's Parade.
Rene and the cafe staff prepare to welcome the invading British troops.