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

 -  Action | Crime | Comedy  -  7 May 2003 (France)
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Cast

Credited cast:
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Titoff ...
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Paulina
Jean Yanne ...
Tonton
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Etienne Chicot ...
Commissaire Cagnoty
Daniel Duval ...
Izenberg
Philippe Lemaire ...
Silvio Baginorelli
Eléonora Donde ...
Catherine Gomez
Tony Amoni ...
St Jean, le Rasta
Guy Amram ...
Rocco
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Marco
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Brahim Aimad ...
Francky (as Brabra)
Marc Andréoni ...
Nicolas Darochard
Tomasz Bialkowski
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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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On the news report on TV at the end, the French word "trafic" is written the English way in the middle of a sentence in French: "traffic de drogue". See more »

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French buddy-cop movie with a twist of amorality
17 April 2008 | by See all my reviews

For anyone who thinks that Mike and Marcus are too arrogant, too egotistical, too uncaring about the consequences of their actions, etc., well, you haven't seen nothing yet - Gomez and Tavarès make those "Bad Boys" look like model police officers! Our "heroes" in this movie are two obnoxious, chronically dirty cops, who try to solve their case not so much because they believe in "justice", but simply to make some (illegal) money, and avoid being sent to jail by the Internal Affairs guys by giving them bigger fish to fry. Some viewers may feel that the unlikability of the leads gives "Gomez & Tavarès" an edge over similar American films, while others may feel that it makes it harder to enjoy. In either case, this "action comedy" contains relatively little action and relatively little comedy. The production is slick and the climactic helicopter vs. speedboat chase is a decent set piece, but nothing you haven't seen many times before. It's the striking, sexy, green-eyed Noémie Lenoir who provides the film's brightest moments. (**)


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