Under the reign of Napoleon, François Vidocq, the only man who escaped from the greatest penal colony of the country, is a legend of the low-Parisian fund. Left for dead after his last ...
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Paris, 1830: Vidocq is killed by a mirror masked man. A thief turned investigator, he was working on a case of men hit by lightning, burning up. A beautiful woman was involved. After Vidocq's death, his biographer tries to solve the case.
A shy and insecure delivery truck driver accidentally arrives on the scene of a major crime and picks up two bags of cash and hide them. Only the help of a prostitute and a former biker released from jail might get him out of trouble.
Under the reign of Napoleon, François Vidocq, the only man who escaped from the greatest penal colony of the country, is a legend of the low-Parisian fund. Left for dead after his last spectacular escape, the ex-penal colony prisoner tries to make him forget under the traits of a single trader.Written by
Hugo Van Herpe
This is not the first time that Vincent Cassel slips into the shoes of a famous historical figure. He had played the artist Paul Gauguin (Gauguin - Voyage de Tahiti, 2017), the Austrian doctor Otto Gross (A Dangerous Method, 2011), the famous French gangster Jacques Mesrine (Mesrine: The Instinct of Death and Mesrine: Public Enemy No. 1) and the knight, lord and serial killer Gilles de Rais (Joan of Arc, 1999). See more »
Boring, stay home. no endearing characters, history is absent, no character is developed. I heard that it was a true story .. unfortunately to export this film it would have been interesting to tell us a little more about who is Vidoc .. I was bored from beginning to end. I should have chose tranguay le retour insted
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