This movie depicts the authentic story of the hunt for the dangerous criminal Emile Buisson, who escaped from prison in 1947. During three years Buisson manages to hide from detective Borniche by repeatedly killing his informants. When he's finally caught with help from the little criminal Paul, Buisson will have committed more than 100 robberies and killed 30 people.
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Did You Know?
Jean Baptiste Buisson, Jean Louis Trintignant's character's brother in true life - Emile Buisson - did not agree at all that his brother's life was filmed. But Alain Delon met him and Buisson finally accepted against a good check that Delon gave him. See more
References Devil in the Flesh
Musique Piano Et Dialogue
Dialogue between Renato Salvatori
, Maurice Barrier
and Alain Delon
Piano in the background performed by Claude Bolling See more