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Title:
Touchez pas au grisbi Hands off the loot
ISBN:
9780780029644
Edition:
Standard format (1.33:1).
Publication Information:
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2005.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
DVD format.

Based on the novel of the same title by Albert Simonin.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954.

Special features: video interviews with actor Lino Ventura (originally aired as part of an episode of the television program "Pour le cinema" on 5/01/1972, 9 min.), composer Jean Wiener (originally aired as part of the television special "Hommage ßa Jean Gabin" in Feb. 1978, 2 min.) & actor Daniel Cauchy (conducted by Lenny Borger in Jan. 2002, 7 min.); excerpt from an episode of the French television series "CinÔeastes de notre temps" dedicated to Becker (featuring Griffe, Simonin, Ventura & filmmaker FranƯcois Truffaut, 1967, 6 min.); original theatrical trailer.

Program notes on container insert include essays by critics Geoffrey O'Brien ("Strange reflections") and Philip Kemp ("A neglected master").
Abstract:
An aging gangster is unwillingly brought out of retirement after one of his associates unwittingly betrays him to a rival.
Reading Level:
Not rated by the MPAA.
Electronic Access:
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Digital Video Disc (DVD) 791.43 Foreign (1954)
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