France, 1971
Director: Claude Sautet
Producer: Raymond Danon, Roland Girard
Cast: Michel Piccoli, Romy Schneider, Bernard Fresson
Screenwriter: Jean-Lup Dabadie, Claude Sautet, and Claude Néron
Based on the novel by Claude Néron
Cinematography: René Mathelin
Music: Philippe Sarde
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
Language: French with English subtitles
Running Time: 112 minutes

Max (Michel Piccoli) has only one thing on his mind: putting away criminals. When yet another bunch of professional criminals gets away, he hatches a plan to trick a group of amateurs into committing a major crime, using his old friend Abel's (Bernard Fresson) girlfriend Lily (Romy Schneider) as unwitting bait.

Restored by Studiocanal and Beatrice Valbin-Constant, under the supervision of Claude Sautet

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