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3 hommes à abattre (1980)

A man is pursued by killers after helping someone at a car crash.

Director:

Jacques Deray

Writers:

Jean-Patrick Manchette (novel), Alain Delon (adaptation) (as A. Delon) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alain Delon ... Michel Gerfaut
Dalila Di Lazzaro ... Béa
Michel Auclair ... Leprince
Pascale Roberts ... Mme Borel
Lyne Chardonnet Lyne Chardonnet ... L'infirmière au dossier
Jean-Pierre Darras ... Chocard
Bernard Le Coq Bernard Le Coq ... Gassowitz
François Perrot ... Etienne Germer
André Falcon André Falcon ... Jacques Mouzon
Féodor Atkine ... Leblanc
Yvan Tanguy Yvan Tanguy
Peter Bonke Peter Bonke ... Bastien
Daniel Breton Daniel Breton ... Carlo
Christian Barbier Christian Barbier ... Liethard
Simone Renant ... Mme. Gerfaut
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A man helps the victim of an auto accident, not realizing that the man has actually been shot. The men who shot him are now after the man who helped him, in order to eliminate him as a potential witness. Soon they are killing everyone he even comes in contact with in order to get him. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

31 October 1980 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Three Men to Kill See more »

Filming Locations:

Trouville, Calvados, France See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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most of those in the film are similarly confused
14 March 2015 | by christopher-underwoodSee all my reviews

Ultimately this is surely much ado about nothing but Delon is great, Dalila Di Lazzaro plays his girlfriend and if she doesn't smoulder quite as she does in 1977s, 'The Pyjama Girl Case, she certainly does well enough to hold one's attention. Indeed, I found this likable from the very start, as we struggle to work out what is going on, only to eventually discover that most of those in the film are similarly confused. The Gaullist figure at the centre of things, who is probably more confused and deluded than anyone else, is great fun and although this tough, sexy, thriller is by no means a comedy, there are some nice touches that raise at least a smile. Always involving, ever moving with some excellent sequences, this keeps you guessing till the end.


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