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Détective (1985)

Unrated
95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

In a palace of Paris. Two detectives are investigating a two-year-old murder. Emile and Francoise Chenal are putting pressure on Jim Fox Warner, a boxing manager, who owes them a huge amount of money. But Jim also owes money to the Mafia, ...See moreIn a palace of Paris. Two detectives are investigating a two-year-old murder. Emile and Francoise Chenal are putting pressure on Jim Fox Warner, a boxing manager, who owes them a huge amount of money. But Jim also owes money to the Mafia, and it seems the boxing match he is counting on to bail out will not be sufficient... Written by Yepok See less
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Writers
Alain Sarde (screenplay) (adaptation) (dialogue) | Philippe Setbon (screenplay) (adaptation) (dialogue) | Jean-Luc Godard (adaptation) | Anne-Marie Miéville (adaptation) (dialogue)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated May 10, 1985

Release date
Aug 23, 1985 (United States)

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18 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Laurent Terzieff
William Prospero William Prospero   See fewer
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Aurelle Doazan
Arielle Arielle   See fewer
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Jean-Pierre Léaud
Inspector Neveu Inspector Neveu   See fewer
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Nathalie Baye
Françoise Chenal Françoise Chenal   See fewer
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Claude Brasseur
Emile Chenal Emile Chenal   See fewer
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Johnny Hallyday
Jim Fox Warner Jim Fox Warner   See fewer
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Alain Cuny
Old Mafioso Old Mafioso   See fewer
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Xavier Saint-Macary
Accountant Accountant   See fewer
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Pierre Bertin
Young Son Young Son   See fewer
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Alexandra Garijo
Young Daughter Young Daughter   See fewer
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Stéphane Ferrara
Tiger Jones Tiger Jones   See fewer
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Emmanuelle Seigner
Princess of the Bahamas Princess of the Bahamas   See fewer
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Eugène Berthier
Old manager Old manager   See fewer
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Julie Delpy
Wise young girl Wise young girl   See fewer
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Cyrille Dajinckourt
La fille La fille   See fewer
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Ann-Gisel Glass
Anne (as Ann Gisel) Anne (as Ann Gisel)   See fewer
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Cyrille Autin
Punk Groupie (uncredited) Punk Groupie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Erich von Stroheim
Arthur von Furst (archive footage) (uncredited) Arthur von Furst (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 1,502 votes