Un Flic Movie Review Summary

Actors: Alain Delon, Richard Crenna, Catherine Deneuve, Paul Crauchet, Jean Desailly, André Pousse

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UN FLIC ( sometimes translated as "Dirty Money" in english speaking countries ) is a movie written and directed by Jean-Pierre Melville in 1973.
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These are two parallel stories in the last movie of the french director. Four men rob a bank in order to raise the cash to organize an audacious train robbery. Their scheme succeed and they manage to steal a case filled with heroin.

The second plot concerns Alain Delon, a police captain in love with Catherine Deneuve, one of the robber's girl-friends. Delon's investigations will finally cross the path of his friends.

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 60%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Criminal enemy is...    -   drug dealers    -   robber If this is a criminal POV story...    -   Armed robbery!

Main Character

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


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France City?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   resort/hotel    -   moving train

Writing Style

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

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