Touchez pas au grisbi (1954)

A haunting, witty and masterful film about honour and ageing, starring Jean Gabin.

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Alternative titles

  • Honour Among Thieves Alternative
  • Grisbi Alternative

Introduction

In terms of plot this might seem the familiar story of thieves fighting over the spoils from a bank robbery, but Becker elevates it by focussing on a rich gallery of characters, dominated by the magisterial Jean Gabin, as well as former boxer Lino Ventura in his first screen role. 

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