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Overview

In 1938 in the french West Africa, Lucien Cordier is a weak and corrupted policeman despised by the local bad boys. His wife is openly cheating on him and he hasn't got any self-respect anymore. But when comes the occasion, his revenge will be terrible.

  1. Bertrand Tavernier

    Director, Writer

  2. Jim Thompson

    Novel

  3. Jean Aurenche

    Writer

Facts

Original Title Coup de torchon

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 4, 1981
    U
    Theatrical

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    (Tous publics) valid for all audiences.

Original Language French

Runtime 2h 8m

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