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The Violent Ones

The Violent Ones

A Feature film by Henri Calef

Produced by S.N. Océans Films, Union Européenne Cinématographie (UEC)

Release in France : 10/01/1958

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Pierre Tercelin who used to be a prosperous industrialist is now ruined and embittered, having become a mere lock keeper. A widower, he lives with his daughter Evelyne, a music-hall dancer. Claiming he is being persecuted by his cousin Edgar he gets in touch again with another cousin of his he hates, Bernard, a millionaire gun runner,who is also a victim of Edgar. It must be said that both Pierre and Bernard once caused Edgar to go bankrupt... Pierre offers Bernard to join efforts against Edgar. Soon after, Bernard dies of poison, which is only the first of a series of acts of violence. Tiercelin is shot at while going back home, Bernard's son is gunned down while his sister Luciane disappears. Chief-inspector Malouvier - who oddly enough looks very much like the suspect- investigates....

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Full credits (17)

Executive Producers :

Claude Dolbert, René Bianco

Adapter/dialogue writer :

Henri Calef

Screenwriters :

André Haguet, André Legrand

Sound Recordist :

Séverin Frankiel

Assistant Operator :

Jean Collomb

Production Manager :

Jean-Marie Loutrel

Assistant Editor :

Bernard Lefevre

Production Designer :

Raymond Druart

Location Manager :

Pierre Cottance

Assistant Director :

Dany Fog

Dialogue Writers :

Henri Calef, Jacques Chabannes

Director of Photography :

Jean Isnard

Sound assistants :

René Bourdier, Daniel Héron

Camera Operator :

Leon Bellet

Editor :

Denise Baby

Continuity supervisor :

Geneviève Cortier

Music Composer :

Marcel Landowski

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1 h 32 min

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