A triangle: Franz, Arthur, and Odile. Franz, a young man with Alain Delon good looks, has met Odile in an English class. She lives in Joinville with wealthy benefactors and has mentioned to Franz that Mr. Stolz keeps a pile of 10,000 franc notes unlocked in his room. Franz tells his friend Arthur, a swarthy guy whose shady uncle is pressing him for money. Arthur and Franz, who mimic American movie tough guys, case Odile's house, pressure her to assist them with a burglary, and make passes at her as well. She's alternately compliant and distressed. Will they pull off the heist?
A Who-Dunit, Who's Got-It, Where-Is-It-Now Wild One From That "Breathless" director Jean-Luc Godard!
5 August 1964 (France)
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Also Known As:
Band of Outsiders
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Opening Weekend USA: $28,656,
19 August 2001, Limited Release
Gross USA: $37,651, 7 August 2016
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Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?
During the first attempt at the robbery, Franz and Arthur are wearing Odile's stockings as masks. When chasing her around the house, the stockings disappear. See more
A minute of silence can last a long time... a whole eternity.
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Referenced in Boy Meets Girl
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