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1 of 2 pins... The French Connection, 1971. William Friedkin’s gritty police drama portrays two tough New York City cops trying to intercept a huge heroin shipment coming from France. An interesting contrast is established between ‘Popeye’ Doyle (Gene Hackman), a short-tempered alcoholic bigot who is nevertheless a hard-working and dedicated police officer, and his nemesis...
The French Connection (1971) Title : The French Connection Release : 1971-10-09 Rating : 7.6/10 by 813 users Runtime : 104 min. Companies : D'Antoni Productions Country : United States of America Language : English Français Genre : Action Crime Thriller Stars : Gene Hackman Fernando Rey Roy Scheider Tony Lo Bianco Marcel Bozzuffi Frédéric de Pasquale Overview : 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