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Payoff (2003)
"Gomez & Tavarès" (original title)

 -  Action | Crime | Comedy  -  7 May 2003 (France)
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$2,503,578 (France) (9 May 2003)

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$5,527,899 (Europe) (30 May 2003)
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Cool movie
3 May 2004 | by (Cologne, Germany) – See all my reviews

I never knew the French could make such cool movies. Laconic and violent, with obvious homages to the 1970s, "Gomez & Tavares" a.k.a. "Payoff" is full of action, blasts, and lots of fun. While the script may have some minor flaws around its edges (not grave though), this movie works just fine, with some fine acting, cool dialogue, excellent photography and brilliant editing (yes indeed!). The soundtrack (both the musical score and the sound effects track) deserves some a special mention for a job not just well done, but outstandingly done. This film looks and sounds much more expensive than it probably was. Even my girl-friend, The Brain, liked it, which I guess means that the movie is sort of smart. Never mind the signifier or the signified. This film is pure "parole". Enjoy.


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