Plot & Details
In this offbeat crime drama, a French fugitive heads for Canada and ends up joining a gang of desperate criminals who have been plotting to kidnap a crimelord's retarded daughter. Things go well until she accidentally dies. Despite the unfortunate turn of events, the crooks decide to keep on as if things were fine. The English language version was retitled to And Hope To Die and cut to 95 minutes.
- MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Thriller
- Run Time: 140min.
- Distributor(s): 20th Century Fox
- Director(s): René Clément
- Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant , Robert Ryan , Lea Massari , Aldo Ray , Tisa Farrow
- Themes: Haunted By the Past,Perfect Crime
- Tone: Claustrophobic,Disturbing,Paranoid,Tense
- Keywords: robbery, French [nationality], Gypsies, accident, death, fugitive, gangster, girl, kidnapping, pursuit, ransom
- Country of Origin: France (09-15-1972),Italy (09-15-1972)