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French Connection II


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Thriller sequel to the Oscar-winning original. Assigned to help the French police smash a heroin gang operating in Marseilles, "Popeye" Doyle finds that his reputation as a tough New Yorker has preceded him. Gradually, he earns the respect of the local police as he sets about tracking down his old foe, Charnier. Widescreen. Review page 47.
Director John Frankenheimer (1975, 18) The reel story behind .. : page 52


Director: John Frankenheimer
Popeye'Doyle: Gene Hackman
Alain Charnier: Fernando Rey
Barthelemy: Bernard Fresson
Raoul Diron: Jean-Pierre Castaldi
Miletto: Charles Millot
Old lady: Cathleen Nesbitt
Old pro: Pierre Collet
Jacques: Philippe Leotard
Young tail: Alexandre Fabre
Inspector Genevoix: Jacques Dynam
Dutch captain: Raoul Delfosse
Manfredi: Patrick Floersheim
Brigadier Brian: Ed Lauter

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