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507 Ratings


Directed by Maurice Pialat
France, 1985


Detective Mangin (Depardieu) is a Parisian cop who specializes in interrogations, using intimidation to the point of sadism. His efforts to bust a Tunisian drug racket go awry, however, when he falls into an affair with a sultry, defiant liar (Marceau), who is the girl of one of the criminals.

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Police Directed by Maurice Pialat

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1985 | Winner: Best Actor

César Awards

1986 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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