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The French connection

Catalog no.:MOV03172
Released:February 2004
Kijkwijzer:
    Kijkwijzer advice 16 year or older
    Violence
    Anxiety effects
    Foul language
Genres:
  • Action
  • Crime
  • Drama
  • Thriller
Total playing time:99 min.

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Product:1 DVD video
Order info:
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment F3 2315.1
DVD Region:
  • Region 2 (Europe, The Netherlands)
TV standard:
  • PAL
  • Color
Spoken language:
  • English
  • French
Subtitles:
  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
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Summary

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When "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) and Buddy Russo (Roy Scheider), two New York City detectives, accidentally track down a drug smuggling gang, they are determined to bust it. But when one of the criminals tries to kill Doyle, a murderous chase ensues that takes him far beyond the city limits.

The French Connection won 5 Oscars in 1971, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor for Gene Hackman. The film is based on a true story and formed the basis for a vivid and equally realistic sequel.

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