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Thousand Cuts (2017)

Le serpent aux mille coupures (original title)
A dangerous hitman finds refuge in a farm but stumbles upon drug dealers and racist farmers.

Director:

Eric Valette

Writers:

Hervé Albertazzi (scenario) (as DOA), Eric Valette (adaptation) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tomer Sisley ... Le motard
Terence Yin ... Tod
Pascal Greggory ... Massé du Réaux
Stéphane Debac ... Jean-François Neri
Erika Sainte ... Stéphanie
Carlos Cabra Carlos Cabra ... Barrera
Cédric Ido Cédric Ido ... Omar
Gérald Laroche Gérald Laroche ... Adrien Viguie
Victoire De Block Victoire De Block ... Zoé
Guillaume Destrem Guillaume Destrem ... Baptiste Latapie
Jean-Jacques Lelté Jean-Jacques Lelté ... Paul Cathala
Stéphane Henon Stéphane Henon ... Crebain
Clémence Bretécher ... Saskia Jones
Michelangelo Marchese Michelangelo Marchese ... Simone Cannavaro
Michel Angely Michel Angely ... Pierre Bordes
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A dangerous hitman finds refuge in a farm but stumbles upon drug dealers and racist farmers.

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The hero with no name nor motivation
8 April 2017 | by searchanddestroy-1See all my reviews

This movie is rather faithful to the DOA's novel which was released back in 2009. It's a sort of thriller with a nameless hero, a mysterious killer whose motivations will remain unknown, except that he had to deal with the Colombian cartels. The fierce and ruthless gangs from South America. This scheme reminded me a little Robert Enrico's LE SECRET, adapted from a Francis Ryck's novel, but this was more an espionage tale. Here, the convincing Tomer Sisley could have the Jean-Louis Trintignant's character in this story which takes place in the French country side. This is not a remake of the Enrico's film. The gunfight scenes seem a bit awkward, lacking something to be totally convincing, but that's a good film. The bad guy seems to be a sort of Asian Madds Mikkelsen and I loved the killer's sidekick, an ordinary man who plays an improvised killer assistant. Thsi character is really odd and interesting. I have always loved supporting actors and characters, far more than the lead. Some horrible torture sequences, not for the squeamish. And one more thing: the little girl who is supposed to have a white mother and a black daddy looks more a mix-up between a Spanish descent and an Indian...


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5 April 2017 (France) See more »

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