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An aging gangster is unwillingly brought out of retirement after one of his associates unwittingly betrays him to a rival.

Corporate Authors: Films Corona., Del Duca Films., Antares Films., Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Authors: Becker, Jacques, 1906-1960., Simonin, Albert, 1905-1980., Griffe, Maurice., Dorfmann, Robert, 1912-1999., Gabin, Jean, 1904-1976., Dary, René., Doll, Dora, 1922-, Frankeur, Paul., Moreau, Jeanne, 1928-, Montazel, Pierre., Renoir, Marguerite., Wiéner, Jean.
Format: Video DVD
Language:French
English
Published: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2005.
Edition:Standard format (1.33:1).
Series:Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 271.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
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Summary:An aging gangster is unwillingly brought out of retirement after one of his associates unwittingly betrays him to a rival.
Item Description:Based on the novel of the same title by Albert Simonin.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954.
Special features: video interviews with actor Lino Ventura (originally aired as part of an episode of the television program "Pour le cinema" on 5/01/1972, 9 min.), composer Jean Wiener (originally aired as part of the television special "Hommage à Jean Gabin" in Feb. 1978, 2 min.) & actor Daniel Cauchy (conducted by Lenny Borger in Jan. 2002, 7 min.); excerpt from an episode of the French television series "Cinéastes de notre temps" dedicated to Becker (featuring Griffe, Simonin, Ventura & filmmaker François Truffaut, 1967, 6 min.); original theatrical trailer.
Program notes on container insert include essays by critics Geoffrey O'Brien ("Strange reflections") and Philip Kemp ("A neglected master").
Physical Description:1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono.
Audience:Not rated by the MPAA.
Production Credits:Director of photography, Pierre Montazel ; editing by Marguerite Renoir ; music by Jean Wiener.
ISBN:078002964X
9780780029644
Access:FOR HOME USE ONLY.