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The Professional (1981)

Not Rated
108 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Victim of a plot which has resulted in his imprisonment in a Central African jail for two years, a French secret agent arrives in Paris to settle accounts.
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Writers
Patrick Alexander (novel "Death of a Thin-Skinned Animal") | Georges Lautner (adaptation) | Jacques Audiard (adaptation) | Michel Audiard (dialogue)
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FRF20,000,000
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Release date
Oct 21, 1981 (France)

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38 cast members
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Jean-Paul Belmondo
Josselin Beaumont dit 'Joss' Josselin Beaumont dit 'Joss'   See fewer
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Jean Desailly
Le ministre Le ministre   See fewer
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Cyrielle Clair
Alice Ancelin (as Cyrielle Claire) Alice Ancelin (as Cyrielle Claire)   See fewer
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Marie-Christine Descouard
Doris Frederiksen Doris Frederiksen   See fewer
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Elisabeth Margoni
Jeanne Baumont Jeanne Baumont   See fewer
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Jean-Louis Richard
Le colonel Martin Le colonel Martin   See fewer
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Michel Beaune
Le capitaine Valeras Le capitaine Valeras   See fewer
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Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu
L'inspecteur Farges (as Bernard Donnadieu) L'inspecteur Farges (as Bernard Donnadieu)   See fewer
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Pierre Saintons
Le président N'Jala Le président N'Jala   See fewer
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Gérard Darrieu
L'instructeur Picard L'instructeur Picard   See fewer
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Sidiki Bakaba
Le prisonnier évadé Le prisonnier évadé   See fewer
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Baaron
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Robert Hossein
Le commissaire Rosen Le commissaire Rosen   See fewer
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Dany Kogan
Sergent Gruber Sergent Gruber   See fewer
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Marc Lamole
Le serveur d'hôtel Le serveur d'hôtel   See fewer
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Jacques Canselier
Le petit homme aux fleurs Le petit homme aux fleurs   See fewer
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Bernard Marcellin
Agent service secret #1 Agent service secret #1   See fewer
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Jean-Claude Bouillaud
Agent service secret #2 Agent service secret #2   See fewer
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Claude-Bernard Perot
Agent service secret #3 Agent service secret #3   See fewer
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Yves Pignot
Agent service secret #4 Agent service secret #4   See fewer
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Cheik Doukouré
Le docteur infirmerie Le docteur infirmerie   See fewer
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Pascal N'Zonzi
Arthur secrétaire Njala Arthur secrétaire Njala   See fewer
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Serge Nubret
L'infirmier au procès L'infirmier au procès   See fewer
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Guillaume Corea
Le procureur Le procureur   See fewer
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André Weber
Le clochard 'associé' Le clochard 'associé'   See fewer
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Michel Berreur
Un clochard Un clochard   See fewer
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Julien Bukowski
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Pierre Forget
Un clochard Un clochard   See fewer
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René Lafleur
Un clochard Un clochard   See fewer
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Maurice Auzel
Le poulet #1 Le poulet #1   See fewer
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Daniel Breton
Le poulet #2 Le poulet #2   See fewer
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Bele Mukeba
Le gardien du bagne #1 Le gardien du bagne #1   See fewer
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Samuel Nolison
Le gardien du bagne #2 Le gardien du bagne #2   See fewer
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Beate Kopp
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Sidney Kotto
Le speaker télé Le speaker télé   See fewer
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Steve Jovanovic
Agent service secret #5 (uncredited) Agent service secret #5 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charly Koubesserian
Homme a la gare (uncredited) Homme a la gare (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pierre Vernier
Salvatore Volfoni (uncredited) Salvatore Volfoni (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 11,736 votes