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Le Cercle Rouge


Alain Delon, Bourvil, Gian Maria Volonté, Yves Montand View All


Jean-Pierre Melville (Director), Jean-Pierre Melville (Screenplay) View All

Released: Oct. 19th, 1970
Runtime: 2 hours, 20 minutes
When French criminal Corey gets released from prison, he resolves to never return. He is quickly pulled back into the underworld, however, after a chance encounter with escaped murderer Vogel. Along with former policeman and current alcoholic Jansen, they plot an intricate jewel heist. All the while, quirky Police Commissioner Mattei, who was the one to lose custody of Vogel, is determined to find him.
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Captain Spaulding
If the Italians' re-imagining of the Western was called a Spaghetti Western, then I guess Le Cercle Rouge could be called a .