Barocco
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Former film critic André Téchiné directed and co-wrote this offbeat crime drama. Samson (Gérard Depardieu) is a down-on-his-luck boxer who manages to win a fortune thanks to a fixed fight. However, while Samson and his girlfriend Laure (Isabelle Adjani) are trying to get away with the money, he is killed by a gunman who looks just like Samson (and is also played by Depardieu). Laure is crushed, but in time she finds herself attracted to Samson's murderous double; he is also drawn to her, and they eventually become lovers. The supporting cast includes Marie-France Pisier and Jean-Claude… More
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Arcane symbolism serves André Téchiné's bravura technique in this neo-noir panorama"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, Slant Magazine
"Minor, mild, forgettable early film from Andre Techine."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
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