Plot & Details
Now back in France, Mesrine is finally in police custody and facing justice for his crimes. After escaping a courtroom and kidnapping the judge at gunpoint, Mesrine is declared Public Enemy Number 1 and is eventually condemned to a maximum-security prison where he writes his memoirs, establishing himself as a household name and the anti-hero across France. Mesrine stages another daring escape and disappears into the lawless underworld, taunting the police and reinventing himself as a celebrity criminal through his savvy manipulation of the media. After such a monumental rise, comes the inevitable fall as the police close in, bringing the life of Jacques Mesrine to full bloody circle.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Thriller
- Run Time: 134min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 09/03/2010
- DVD Release Date: 01/04/2011
- Distributor(s): Music Box Films
- Director(s): Jean-François Richet
- Starring: Vincent Cassel , Ludivine Sagnier , Mathieu Amalric , Gérard Lanvin , Samuel Le Bihan
- Themes: Crime Sprees
- Tone: Sweeping,Tense
- Keywords: criminal, girlfriend
- Country of Origin: USA - Limi,USA - Limited (09-03-2010)
- Language: English