Le Samouraï

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Le Samouraï

paris, france jazz hitman jazz club police treason stakeout french noir last job professional assassin neo-noir very little dialogue silent protagonist

Le Samouraï

Release Date: October 25, 1967

Year    :   1967
Slogan    :   «His only friend was his gun!»
Genres    :   Crime, Thriller
Production Companies    :   Fida Cinematografica, Compagnie Industrielle et Commerciale Cinématographique (CICC), Filmel, TC Productions
Director    :   Jean-Pierre Melville
Producers    :   Raymond Borderie, Eugène Lépicier, Georges Casati
Writers    :   Jean-Pierre Melville, Georges Pellegrin
RunTime    :   105 mins.
Revenue    :   39481

After carrying out a flawlessly planned hit, Jef Costello, a contract killer with samurai instincts, finds himself caught between a persistent police investigator and a ruthless employer, and not even his armor of fedora and trench coat can protect him.

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