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Série noire (1979)

Franck Poupart is a slightly neurotic door-to-door salesman in a sinister part of Paris' suburbs. He meets Mona, a teenager, who's been made a prostitute by her own aunt. Franck would like ... See full summary »

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Franck Poupart
Myriam Boyer ...
Jeanne
Marie Trintignant ...
Mona
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Staplin
Jeanne Herviale ...
La tante
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Andreas Tikides
Charlie Farnel ...
Marcel l'inspecteur
Samuel Mek ...
Le boxeur
Jack Jourdain ...
L'entraineur (as Jack Jourdan)
Fernand Coquet ...
Le Hell's Angel
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Franck Poupart is a slightly neurotic door-to-door salesman in a sinister part of Paris' suburbs. He meets Mona, a teenager, who's been made a prostitute by her own aunt. Franck would like to change his life and also save Mona from her aunt. Murder is the only solution he finds to achieve his goal... A very gloomy movie, exuding dispair and uneasiness, with pathetic characters. Written by Yepok

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Certainly the best movie from Alain corneau
20 May 2002 | by (toulouse FRANCE) – See all my reviews

Serie noire is an excellent french movie, especially because of the acting of Patrick Dewaere, unfortunately dead now. The atmosphere is noire and tough and it is impossible not to be touched by the sensibility of this personnage play by Patrick dewaere. This is one of my favourite films of the seventies.


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