36 quai des orfevres
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Euro screen legends Gérard Depardieu and Daniel Auteuil star, respectively, as French cops Denis Klein and Leo Vrinks, in Olivier Marchal's tough-as-steel policier 36 Quai des Orfevres. The story unravels at the titular Parisian police headquarters, where Klein (who heads up the department's anti-crime unit) and Vrinks (who manages the "search and action squad") go head-to-head -- competing with one another not only to succeed their boss, but to be the first to solve an ongoing series of security-van robberies. Ultimately, the men resort to sabotaging one another, and thus… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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"Director and co-writer Marchal creates an extremely intense atmosphere and ensures that things are constantly moving in unexpected directions."
‑ Matthew Turner, ViewLondon
"A gritty and darkly disturbing thriller about cops and thugs."
‑ Urban Cinefile Critics, Urban Cinefile
"Former police officer Olivier Marchal has directed a beautifully acted, shot and scored cop thriller that is a very worthy addition to France's near domination of the genre."
‑ Laura Clifford, Reeling Reviews
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