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Title:
The connection
Publication Information:
Austin, TX : Drafthouse Films, [2015]

©2015
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, drug content and language.
Series:
Drafthouse Films ; 31
Language:
French
Language Note:
In French, with optional subtitles in English. Closed-captioned.
General Note:
Bonus features: Making-of featurette ; deleted scenes.
Abstract:
Marseille. 1975. Pierre Michel, a young magistrate with a wife and children, has just been transferred to help in the crack-down on organized crime. He decides to take on French Connection, a Mafia-run operation that exports heroin the world over. Paying heed to no one's warnings, he leads a one-man campaign against Mafia kingpin Gaetan Zampa, the most untouchable godfather of them all. But Pierre Michel will soon understand that to get results, he will have to change his methods.
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DVD CONNECTION "FRENCH" 1 .SOURCE. MIDWEST TAPE
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Summary

Summary

Cedric Jimenez takes the helm for this action thriller set in Marseilles during the 1970s and '80s, and following the violent six-year struggle waged by Police Magistrate Pierre Michel (Jean Dujardin) to take down the French Connection - a notorious drug ring led by the ruthless Tany Zampa (Gilles Lellouche). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi