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Victim of manipulation, Cop Choucas is wanted for two murders and searched for by every cop in town.

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Commissaire Chauffard
Xavier Depraz ...
Kasper
Jacques Rispal ...
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Gérard Hérold ...
Pradier (as Gerard Herold)
Pierre Belot ...
Jude, le pharmacien
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Isabelle Pigot
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Renée Mouzon
Jean Barney ...
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Etienne Chicot ...
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Willy Holt ...
L'homme qui a tué Fanch Tanguy
Michel Auclair ...
Michel Berreur ...
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Victim of manipulation, Cop Choucas is wanted for two murders and searched for by every cop in town.

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9 September 1981 (France)  »

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For a Cop's Hide  »

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Mireille Darc, who was Alain Delon's girlfriend at the time, is briefly seen crossing a street. See more »

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Don't Make my Brown Eyes Blue
Written by Richard Leigh
Performed by Crystal Gayle
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watchable Delon thriller
28 July 1999 | by (Stuttgart, Germany) – See all my reviews

Ex-cop is after a drug pusher gang. Completely average thriller starring and directed by Alain Delon. If you don't feel like losing or winning anything, watch this film. A short cameo by beautiful French actress Brigitte Lahaie might get many a heart pumping. Apart from that, the movie isn't too exciting. At least it's not really boring.


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