MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 14,679 this week

Break of Dawn (2002)
"Entre chiens et loups" (original title)

5.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.6/10 from 359 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 2 critic

The story of two ex-legionnaires in a mission of political assasination in Romania. A candid portrayal of the human side of assassins.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3517 titles
created 25 Aug 2011
 
a list of 136 titles
created 10 Oct 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 15 Oct 2011
 
a list of 2046 titles
created 04 Sep 2012
 
a list of 347 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Break of Dawn" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Break of Dawn (2002)

Break of Dawn (2002) on IMDb 5.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Break of Dawn.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Alive (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

After a brutal attack, a 19-year-old girl falls into a self-destructive cycle.

Director: Sandrine Ray
Stars: Vahina Giocante, Samuel Jouy, François Berléand
P2 (2007)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A businesswoman is pursued by a psychopath after being locked in a parking garage on Christmas Eve.

Director: Franck Khalfoun
Stars: Rachel Nichols, Wes Bentley, Simon Reynolds
Djihad! (TV Movie 2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A hard-hitting French drama detailing the intersecting destinies of five characters whose lives cross over the current war in Iraq: three young French Arabs who each for a different reason ... See full summary »

Director: Felix Olivier
Stars: Adel Bencherif, Marianne Denicourt, Thierry Frémont
Mariage mixte (2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Mariage Mixte

Director: Alexandre Arcady
Stars: Gérard Darmon, Olivia Bonamy, Jean Benguigui
Stranded (2010)
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A platoon of French soldiers on a rescue mission in North Africa confront invisible evil creatures.

Directors: Hugues Martin, Sandra Martin
Stars: Grégoire Leprince-Ringuet, Thierry Frémont, Saïd Taghmaoui
Room to Rent (2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Ali is a young Egyptian screenwriter determined to succeed in London, where he has been a student. He loves the artistic and political freedom, the colours, the music, the individualism. ... See full summary »

Director: Khalid Al-Haggar
Stars: Flaminia Cinque, Saïd Taghmaoui, Karim Belkhadra
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The whole family is reunited when Sofia comes back for his father's funeral. Quickly, inner problems are revealed.

Director: Laïla Marrakchi
Stars: Morjana Alaoui, Nadine Labaki, Lubna Azabal
High Tension (2003)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Two college friends, Marie and Alexa, encounter loads of trouble (and blood) while on vacation at Alexa's parents' country home when a mysterious killer invades their quiet getaway.

Director: Alexandre Aja
Stars: Cécile De France, Maïwenn, Philippe Nahon
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

It's an all-out-war when a government agent tries to regain control of a turf struggle between drug lords

Director: Alexandre Arcady
Stars: Roger Hanin, Richard Berry, Gérard Darmon
Action | Adventure | Drama

A rogue space pirate teams up with a bounty hunter on an adventure to Mars in search of lost treasure.

Director: Alexandre Aja
Action | Sci-Fi | War
Director: Julien Mokrani
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Berry ...
Adrien
...
Werner
...
Radman / Constantin
Anouk Grinberg ...
Marie
Etienne Chicot ...
Carreras
...
Pierrot
Cristian Iacob ...
Matov
Alexandru Repan ...
Kalhine
Valentin Teodosiu ...
Stanescu
...
Man in Hospital
Salah Teskouk ...
Werner's Father
...
Sonia
Jameson Pepper ...
Antonie
Geo Dobre ...
Casino Manager
Jean-Claude de Goros ...
Pilot
Edit

Storyline

They're strangers. Adrien, a former high-flying bank robber, recently released from prison and suffering from an incurable form of cancer... Werner, a sniper and ex-legionnaire, presently a mercenary, who has seen it all, from Angola to Sarajevo. He is driven by suicidal madness... ~A contract brings them together in Bucharest: a rigged attack on a Romanian general standing for election, an attack during which they will let themselves be killed. In return, a million dollars in cash each. Enough to ensure Adrien's family's future and to give Werner one last opportunity to face death head on... The journey begins tensely. Everything sets them apart, with only their imminent death in common. Yet, the ice slowly breaks. A friendship without a future is the only friendship possible for these two men. After their past experiences, they know they're condemned but they never once imagined what awaits them... No one could have... The fake "attack" turns into a bloodbath. Adrien and Werner are ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

11 September 2002 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Break of Dawn  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Inside out of time
Written by Félix Gray
Performed by Johnny Hallyday
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The Romanian candidates
17 December 2010 | by See all my reviews

I do not go much for Alexandre Arcady's stuff but Richard Berry is in it ,so I watched it .The beginning recalls Patricia Highsmith's "Ripley's games" which Wim Wenders transferred to the screen as " Der Amerikanische Freund " : a terminally -ill man who wants to keep the wolf from his family's door and accepts a suicide mission with another guy whose motives are more obscure -and the actor is not in the same league as Berry-.Located in Romania ,it deals with a false assassination to raise a politician's popularity .Both of the "murderers" would be killed in their attempt.But of course nothing happens as expected and the two men are involved in a series of murders .After a promising beginning ,the movie becomes routine action movie with a major implausibility:how can a terminally-ill man such as our hero ,who needs morphine and sometimes can hardly stand , endure such a chase?Moderately entertaining.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD Release? candle-5
Discuss Break of Dawn (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?