Plot & Details
Alain Delon produced, directed, co-wrote, and starred in this story about a solitary thief, jailed for a jewel robbery and the murder of the jeweler, and set free after serving his prison term. His objective is to get his hands on the stolen jewels before a crowd of gangsters reaches them and/or kills him, and before the police can catch up with him again. The hero-thief-murderer manages to romance an attractive woman in the meantime, suggesting his future might be rosier than his past.
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Thriller
- Run Time: 95min.
- Director(s): Alain Delon
- Starring: Alain Delon , François Perier , Pierre Mondy , Anne Parillaud , Marie-Christine Descouard
- Themes: Criminal's Revenge
- Tone: Cynical,Harsh,Slick,Tense,Visceral
- Keywords: bad-guy-turns-good, gangster, imprisonment, jewel, loot, love, murder, robbery, romance
- Language: French