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Release Date: May 15, 2015Running Time: 135 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $121,494.00
Genre: Action, Crime, Foreign, Period, Thriller


Jean Dujardin

Gilles Lellouche

Celine Sallette

Benoît Magimel

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In 1975, young magistrate Pierre Michel and his family move from Metz to Marseille when he is appointed to be the judge in charge of fighting organized crime. From the start, he is determined to tackle the French Connection, a large organization specializing in trafficking heroin, more specifically its exportation to the United States. While his entourage tries to discourage him, he sets out on his own crusade against legendary Gaëtan Zampa, the untouchable godfather whom everyone fears. Michel quickly realizes that to reach his goal, he will need to change his methods in a radical way.