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The French Connection (1971)

R 10/09/1971 (US) ActionCrimeThriller 1h 44m
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Doyle is bad news—but a good cop.


Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.

  1. William Friedkin

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ernest Tidyman


Top Billed Cast

  1. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    Jimmy Doyle

  2. Fernando Rey

    Fernando Rey

    Alain Charnier

  3. Roy Scheider

    Roy Scheider

    Buddy Russo

  4. Tony Lo Bianco

    Tony Lo Bianco

    Sal Boca

  5. Marcel Bozzuffi

    Marcel Bozzuffi

    Pierre Nicoli

  6. Frédéric de Pasquale

    Frédéric de Pasquale


  7. Bill Hickman

    Bill Hickman


  8. Ann Rebbot

    Marie Charnier

  9. Harold Gary


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The French Connection
The French Connection

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,800,000.00

Revenue $41,200,000.00


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