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The Hawk (1983)

Le faucon (original title)
Revenge is a dish best eaten cold:a cop strikes back.


Paul Boujenah


Alain Attal (scenario), Paul Boujenah (scenario) | 3 more credits »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Francis Huster ... Frank Zodiak
Guy Pannequin Guy Pannequin ... Gustave Savor
Maruschka Detmers ... La femme de Zodiak
Anastacia Menzel Anastacia Menzel ... Charlotte
Vincent Lindon ... Inspecteur
Audrey Dana Audrey Dana ... Samantha
Hervé Briaux Hervé Briaux ... Inspecteur
Florence Bott Florence Bott ... Wanda
Isabelle Nanty ... L'animatrice radio
Isabelle Habiague Isabelle Habiague ... L'infirmière
Saskia Cohen Tanugi Saskia Cohen Tanugi ... Carmen
Maurice Lamy Maurice Lamy ... Le client de la prostituée
Nadia Sarfati Nadia Sarfati ... Suzie
Agnès Jaoui ... Sandra
Hubert Attal Hubert Attal ... L'armurier


Once Frank was a crack cop his colleagues used to call "the hawk" (hence the title) ;but his wife perished in a car crash ,and his daughter went into coma.He has become a human wreck ,the ghost of himself.Gus,the killer he tracked the very day his wife died reappears and commits more crimes ;Frank the Hawk wakes up:the hunt begins and will last the whole film :in the streets ,in the country,in a disused factory ;disowned by his superiors ,he carries on and ....miracles still happen. Written by dbdumonteil

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14 September 1983 (France) See more »

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Le faucon - il n'a jamais tué... See more »

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