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Mea culpa (2014)

Franck and Simon are both good cops and partners. Simon has been troubled since he killed three in a drunk driving accident, but when Simons son witnesses a murder, and is hunted by ruthless killers, he's efficiently back.

Director:

Fred Cavayé

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Fred Cavayé (scenario), Guillaume Lemans (scenario) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Vincent Lindon ... Simon
Gilles Lellouche ... Franck Vasseur
Nadine Labaki ... Alice
Gilles Cohen Gilles Cohen ... Pastor
Max Baissette de Malglaive ... Théo
Medi Sadoun Medi Sadoun ... Jacquet
Velibor Topic ... Milan
Cyril Lecomte Cyril Lecomte ... Jean-Marc
Gilles Bellomi Gilles Bellomi ... Andrei
Sacha Petronijevic Sacha Petronijevic ... Pietr
Pierre Benoist Pierre Benoist ... Boris
Alexis Manenti ... Slobodan
Tomi May ... Oleg
Sofia Essaïdi ... Myriam
Éric Bougnon Éric Bougnon ... Karl (as Eric Bougnon)
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Franck and Simon are both good cops. They work as partners. But their lives take a tailspin when Simon, driving drunk, causes a tragic car wreck. A few years later, out of the police, he is forced to take matters into his own hands when his family is in danger. Written by Jiilo_Kim

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Rated R for violence and some language | See all certifications »

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Goofs

During bedtime for Théo his father Simon talks to him about his witness: First his top of pajama is lopsided, then it's straight again. See more »

Connections

Featured in Ménage à trois: 60 jours sur Mea Culpa (2014) See more »

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Money Shot Featuring Jimmy Urine
Written by Charles Verdonq/SESAC, Paul Escande/SESAC & Jimmy Urine
Performed by Mustard Pimp (uncredited)
Published by Bagarre, LLC/SESAC and Black Leather Jacket/SESAC
Courtesy of Dim Mak Records
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Cracking French cop thriller
18 November 2018 | by gridoon2020See all my reviews

"Mea Culpa" will not win any awards for plot originality, and the "ethnic" villains are cardboard, but it's gritty, fast-paced and viscerally exciting, with plenty of fights, shootouts and chases. *** out of 4.


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Language:

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Release Date:

5 February 2014 (France) See more »

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