Yves Boisset

Angel’s Leap

The electoral battle is raging in Marseilles. The Corsican Clan, under the rule of the Orsini family, is being challenged by the next generation, younger gangsters who support the candidature of Forestier, an estate promoter. To...

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Dupont Lajoie

Dupont Lajoie

"Dupont-Lajoie" easily passes for Yves Boisset's best work.One can say the demonstration is ponderous ,one cannot deny its absolute efficiency.There's in this ruthless plot a spiral of violence which grabs the audience and pins it down...

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Coplan Saves His Skin

Coplan Saves His Skin

Coplan (Claudio Brook) is a free-lance undercover agent who offers his services to the highest bidder. He receives a phone call from an old girlfriend in Turkey imploring him to see her immediately. The panic-stricken woman...

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Un condé

Un condé

Yves Boisset's "Un condé" (from the French slang for cop) is a sort of Gallic "Dirty Harry", a police thriller that raises awkward questions about how far across the line the good guys can step in...

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Safety Catch

Safety Catch

Two losers: a young man (Renaud Verley) who feels guilt after his girlfriend's death and a doctor(Bruno Cremer) who spent some time in jail because he had practiced euthanasia.A fair-haired man could have murdered the girl...

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Evil Trap, The (English subs.)

Evil Trap

It's the story of Julie (Marlène Jobert), an ex nutcase that's reinserted in society as a guardian angel for the young Thomas, a spoiled brat who appears to be a very rich orphan. As always in...

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