French / Turkish Subtitle
ENGLISH NAME: Le cercle rouge
DIRECTOR: Jean-Pierre Melville
WRITER(S): Jean-Pierre Melville
RELEASED: 20 Oct 1970
ACTORS: Alain Delon, Bourvil, Gian Maria Volontè
COUNTRY: France, Italy
PLOT: After leaving prison, master thief Corey crosses paths with a notorious escapee and an alcoholic former policeman. The trio proceed to plot an elaborate heist.
RUNTIME: 140 mn.
Alain Delon plays a master thief, fresh out of prison, who crosses paths with a notorious escapee (Gian Maria Volonté) and an alcoholic ex-cop (Yves Montand). The unlikely trio plot a heist, against impossible odds, until a relentless inspector and their own pasts seal their fates. Jean-Pierre Melville’s Le cercle rouge combines honorable antiheroes, coolly atmospheric cinematography, and breathtaking set pieces to create a masterpiece of crime cinema.