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Point Blank

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Point Blank | TORMENTED HUSBAND Gilles Lellouche in Point Blank
Magnolia Pictures

Point Blank

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Angie Dickinson, Lee Marvin, Carroll O'Connor, Keenan Wynn
director:
John Boorman
author:
John Boorman, Alexander Jacobs, David Newhouse, Rafe Newhouse
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B

A French take on American cops-and-chases movies, Point Blank, a hurtling thriller directed by former fashion photographer Fred Cavayé is jammed with stylish sensibility and missing sense. Mostly it’s an audience-goosing run around Paris, as an innocent guy (Gilles Lellouche) is forced to help a seemingly guilty guy (Roschdy Zem) slip the cops if the first guy wants to see his pregnant wife again. Putting the unborn child at risk is a nasty touch. B