Le Cercle Rouge Movie Review Summary

Actors: Alain Delon, André Bourvil, Gian Maria Volonté, Yves Montand, Paul Crauchet, François Périer

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LE CERCLE ROUGE (sometimes translated as The Red Circle in english speaking countries) is a movie written and directed by Jean-Pierre Melville in 1970.
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Vogel manages to escape from the police's hands while being transferred by train. Superintendant Mattei launches a manhunt but Vogel is saved by Corey who's just been released from prison. Both men become friends and execute an audacious theft in a jewellery in the company of an ex-cop, the marksman Jansen. Meanwhile, thanks to his informers, Inspector Mattei organizes a trap meant to catch the three robbers.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   catching/stopping killer    -   white collar fraud/theft Criminal enemy is...    -   robber If this is a criminal POV story...    -   bad criminals on the run

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   criminal Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France Forest?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   prison    -   moving train

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt Kind of violence:    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets

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