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MOVIE INFO

M Recommended for mature audiences | 104 minutes

SYNOPSIS

When New York detectives Popeye Doyle (Gene Hackman) and Buddy Russo (Roy Scheider) launch a deadly pursuit to bust up a narcotics smuggling ring, they discover a link to France. Based on a true story, this action-packed thriller, with its iconic chase scene, earned Oscars® in 1971 for Best Picture, Best Director (William Friedkin), Best Actor for Hackman, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Editing.

GENRES

Action | Drama

CAST & CREW

  • Maureen Mooney
  • Marcel Bozzuffi
  • Tony Lo Bianco
  • Gene Hackman
  • Al Fann
  • Alan Weeks
  • Robert Weil
  • Ben Marino
  • Andre Ernotte
  • Arlene Farber
  • Roy Scheider
  • Ann Rebbot
  • Bill Hickman
  • Patrick McDermott
  • Fernando Rey
  • Frederic De Pasquale
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  • Harold Gary
  • Sonny Grosso
  • Eddie Egan
  • William Friedkin

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FRENCH CONNECTION, THE (SPECIAL EDITION DVD)

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