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Death of a Corrupt Man

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Original title
Mort d'un pourriaka
AKA
  • The Twisted Detective
Year
Running time
120 min.
Country
France France
Director
Screenwriter
Michel Audiard (Novel: Raf Vallet)
Music
Philippe Sarde
Cinematography
Henri Decaë
Cast
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Producer
Adel Productions
Genre
Thriller | Crime. Cop Movies. Neo-noir
Synopsis / Plot
When his friend, Philippe Dubaye, murders a business partner, Xavier Maréchal attempts to provide him with an alibi. Dubaye reveals that he also stole a notebook containing the names of numerous corrupt politicians whom the murdered man had been blackmailing. As he attempts to recover the notebook, Maréchal finds that he has become the target of an unknown enemy. When Dubaye is killed, Maréchal realises that his own life is in peril.
Awards
1977: César Awards: 2 Nominations.
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