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Un zoo la nuit (1987)

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Marcel, recently released from prison, attempt to rebuild his relationship with his girlfriend Julie (now a prostitute) and especially his father Albert (who thinks he's been away on a long... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gilles Maheu ...
Marcel
Roger Lebel ...
Albert
Corrado Mastropasqua ...
Tony
Lorne Brass ...
George
Germain Houde ...
Charlie
Jerry Snell ...
American
Lynne Adams ...
Julie
Anna-Maria Giannotti ...
Angelica
Nereo Lorenzi ...
Pepe
Nicolas Clarizio ...
Worker
Vincent Ierfino ...
Worker
Amulette Garneau ...
Yvonne
Luc Proulx ...
Cook
Jean-Pierre Saulnier ...
Guard at entry
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Guard at cell
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Marcel, recently released from prison, attempt to rebuild his relationship with his girlfriend Julie (now a prostitute) and especially his father Albert (who thinks he's been away on a long trip abroad), while being pursued by two corrupt cops (one of whom bears a longstanding grudge against him) for drug money he's alleged to possess... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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16 June 1989 (Portugal)  »

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CAD 1,300,000 (Canada)
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Let's go Gilles!
2 March 2000 | by (St-Romuald, Québec) – See all my reviews

The principal attraction of this movie, a family and police drama set in contemporary Montréal, was the great play by Gilles Maheu, which has since then become a sucessful theatre director in Québec and around the world. Seeing him ride a motorcycle and fighting against gangsters was very interesting!

People shouldn't expect to see a similiar movie from "Léolo" of the same director; this one proves to be way less artistically refined.


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