Vidocq (Dark Portals: The Chronicles of Vidocq)
Vidocq (Dark Portals: The Chronicles of Vidocq) (2001)

Following the mysterious disappearance of a legendary 19th-century French detective, a determined journalist sets out to write the sleuth's life story. Gérard Depardieu stars in this fascinating mixture of history, mystery and fantasy.… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 19, 2001
DVD Release Date: January 1, 2007
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Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

Pitof's swooping, busy frame is so numbing that we become attentive to the problems of the script...

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Alex Ramirez

una joya visual, una muestra maravillosa de cine digital

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Tsubaki Sanjuro
Decent action/fantasy combo, the direction do gets annoying from time to time. The twist made no sense at all, but that's a cool mask for sure.
Francisco Godinho
Visualy stunning and with an interesting narrative told mostly by images and colours which isn't enough to hide the incosequent plot and lame twists that… More
Curtis Lilly
This movie is kinda cool. It has really neat cinematography in it, and a neat story.
John Me
¨Vidocq¨ is a good French tale of mystery and suspense where the special effects are good, the setting is dark, surrealistic and depressing and the story… More
Jesse Ortega
A solid movie. I liked the camerawork. The ending is lame though and the movie ended up going through the cliched road of the villain is killed but at the… More