A son of an Italian immigrant has had enough of small time dreams and possibilities. He quits his blue collar job and leaves his family, wife and child. He befriends a petty criminal and his mysterious pretty female partner in crime.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Abel Malek ...
Paul
Sébastien Funez ...
Mario
Dinara Drukarova ...
Dinara
Michel Menghetti ...
Manu
Bogdan E. Stanoevitch ...
Tony (as Bogdan Marian Stanoevitch)
Pierre-Franck Winterstein ...
Le gitan
Jean-Michel Bouteau ...
Fred (as Jean-Michel Boutteau)
Virginie Peignien ...
La prostituée
Isabelle Rimbaud ...
La femme de Mario
Bruno Esposito ...
Le barman
Delphine Sérina ...
La cousine
Alain Zef ...
Le tueur
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La mère de Mario
Olivier Cruveiller ...
Le tueur
Miguel Sáez ...
Giovanni
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A son of an Italian immigrant has had enough of small time dreams and possibilities. He quits his blue collar job and leaves his family, wife and child. He befriends a petty criminal and his mysterious pretty female partner in crime.

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pretty little gangster movie

A pretty little movie gangster movie in the old manner.

It takes place in the gypsy underworld. A young thug is attracted by the owner of a private club, in fact a professional thief, leader of a gang of armored car robbers. And, in the same time, the young one falls in love with a girl.

A sad story with tragic results.

Friendship, manhood, honor, virility, you can find all of that in this heart gripping movie. It reminds me "La Mentale". But with a lesser budget. All the actors are non professionals. They come from ghettos; boxers, bouncers. Lots of Gypsy, including a former world champion prize fighter.

Recommanded.


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