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Let Sleeping Cops Lie

Let Sleeping Cops Lie

A Feature film by José Pinheiro

Produced by Leda Productions, Cité Films

Release in France : 14/12/1988

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Executive Producers :

Leda Productions, Cité Films

Film exports/foreign sales :

Pathé Distribution

Co-production :

TF1 Films Production

French distribution :

Capital Cinéma

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The story of a group of right-wing cops have begun carrying out vigilante justice on drug dealers and other crime figures who might otherwise avoid punishment for their misdeeds. Police inspector Grindel (Delon) understands the feelings which motivate these deeds, but does not approve. However, he is not highly motivated to put an end to the group's activities until it begins to appear that they are now attacking fellow cops for reasons which are unclear. Grindel sets to work to uncover the culprits, and in a climactic scene, confronts his colleague Scatti.

Full credits (19)

Executive Producers :

Michel Nicolini, Daniel Champagnon, Alain Delon

Adapters/dialogue writers :

Alain Delon, José Pinheiro

Associate Producer :

Jacques Bar

Directors of Photography :

Raoul Coutard, Richard Andry

Sound Assistant :

Matthieu Imbert

Production managers :

Bernard Marescot, Michel Nicolini

Sound Editor :

Maurice Laumain

Production Designer :

Théobald Meurisse

Foley artist :

Jean-Pierre Lelong

Sound Mixer :

Jean-Paul Loublier

Assistant directors :

Luc Etienne, Olivier Péray

Author of original work :

Frédéric Fajardie

Screenwriter :

Frédéric Fajardie

Sound Recordist :

Louis Gimel

Assistant Operators :

Jean-Yves Le Poulain, Valentine Perrin

Editor :

Jennifer Augé

Continuity supervisor :

Catherine Prevert

Music Composer :

Pino Marchese

Costume designer :

Marie-Françoise Perochon

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1 h 37 min

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