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Le polygraphe (1996)

| Crime | 1996 (Canada)
Lucie Champagne is given the role of the victim, Marie-Claire, in a film of a true, unsolved murder. By coincidence, Lucie's neighbour Francois, was Marie-Claire's boyfriend. He is a ... See full summary »

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Robert Lepage
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Goyette Patrick Goyette ... François Tremblay
Marie Brassard ... Lucie Champagne
Peter Stormare ... Christof Haussman
Maria de Medeiros ... Claude
Josée Deschênes ... Judith
Richard Fréchette Richard Fréchette ... Producer
James Hyndman ... Hans
Marie-Christine Lê Huu Marie-Christine Lê Huu ... Marie-Claire
Nancy Bernier Nancy Bernier
Lynda Beaulieu Lynda Beaulieu ... (as Lynda Lepage-Beaulieu)
Jacques-Henri Gagnon Jacques-Henri Gagnon ... Inspector
Marco Poulin Marco Poulin ... Inspector
Yves Langlois Yves Langlois ... Policeman - chalet
Rychard Thériault Rychard Thériault ... Maitre d'hôtel
Serge Denoncourt ... Waiter
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Lucie Champagne is given the role of the victim, Marie-Claire, in a film of a true, unsolved murder. By coincidence, Lucie's neighbour Francois, was Marie-Claire's boyfriend. He is a suspect in the continuing investigation and is unsure of his own innocence although he has an alibi from his previous girlfriend, Claude. Francois' polygraph (lie detector) test proves inconclusive and while he awaits his second test, Lucie's film is completed with its own ideas on who killed Marie-Claire. Written by Diana

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Canada | France | Germany

Language:

French

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1996 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Polygraph See more »

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Germany See more »

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$60,000
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12 April 2001 | by LeRoyMarkoSee all my reviews

Not so good movie by Robert Lepage about a guy who's girlfriend is dead. He's got to take the lie detector (polygraphe) test but the results are inconclusive.

The movie is not very convincing with maybe one too many twist in the plot. The acting is not very inspiring also. In all, a very average movie.

Out of 100, I gave it 72.


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