France, 1960
Director: Claude Sautet
Producer: Jean Darvey
Cast: Lino Ventura, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Sandra Milo
Screenwriter: Claude Sautet, José Giovanni, and Pascal Jardin
Cinematography: Ghislain Cloquet
Music: Georges Delerue
Genre: Drama, Crime
Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
Language: French with English subtitles
Running Time: 103 minutes

Abel Davos (Lino Ventura), a wanted man in Italy, stages a robbery in order to get the funds to relocate his family. As the losses mount and the noose tightens, Davos must decide when to call it quits.

Reviews and Quotes 2

New York Magazine

"A first-rate crime thriller!"
— Peter Rainer, Christian Science Monitor

"A BURIED TREASURE...the most soulful and sympathetic of crime dramas!"
— Jan Stuart, Newsday

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