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Diesel (1985)

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A prositute (Anges Sorel) tries to change her life after her release from prison, but a murderous slave organization, the Consortium, is determined to bring her back to the fole or kill her... See full summary »

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Gérard Klein ...
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Anna
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Walter
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Nelson
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Mickey
Xavier Deluc ...
Drimi
Roland Blanche ...
Zilber
Souad Amidou ...
Kim
Bruno Allain ...
M. Lautin
Patrick Bonnel ...
Roger
Philippe Clévenot ...
Amadeus
Philippe Caroit ...
L'assistant de Finch
André Julien
Caroline Lang ...
Astrid
Valérie Rojan
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A prositute (Anges Sorel) tries to change her life after her release from prison, but a murderous slave organization, the Consortium, is determined to bring her back to the fole or kill her, which forces her to seek help from Liberty, an anti-Consortium organization. Written by Anonymous

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So bad it's (almost) good!
7 March 2005 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

Totally grotesque post-apocalyptic romp from (of all things)the french film industry ! This means action and suspense are replaced by "auteur" posturing and pretentious dialogue, mixed here with the same corny special effects and settings you can see in all the Italian Mad Max 2 - wannabes. Expatriate American director Robert Kramer, normally an appreciated moviemaker, here totally loses control of his film. Putrid dialogue, lackluster performances from a usually talented cast and a completely preposterous and incoherent plot make up for an ultra-camp movie experience. Whenever the french tried to do "science-fiction" or "fantasy", the result turned out to be a disaster, and this movie is no exception.


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