The French Connection I & II - D FREN
20th Century Fox (1971)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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104 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   18
Gene Hackman Jimmy Doyle
Fernando Rey Alain Charnier
Roy Scheider Buddy Russo
Tony Lo Bianco Salvatore Boca
Marcel Bozzuffi Pierre Nicoli
Frédéric de Pasquale Henri Devereaux
Bill Hickman Bill Mulderig
Ann Rebbot Mrs. Marie Charnier
Harold Gary Joel Weinstock
Arlene Farber Angie Boca
William Friedkin
Producer Kenneth Utt
Philip D'Antoni
Writer Howard Hawks
Ernest Tidyman
Cinematography Owen Roizman
Musician Don Ellis

The fictional retelling of an actual drug smuggling ring active in the 1960's and 1970s and referred to as the "French Connection," the film follows the exhasuting investigation of two New York City cops, Det. Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) and Det. Buddy "Cloudy" Russo (Gene Schieder), as they investigate the activities of French heroin smuggling antagonist Alain Charnier (Fernando Rey). As the two cops delve deeper and deeper into Charnier's activities they uncover the one of largest drug smuggling operations in the world, and become targets themselves.
Edition Details
Distributor 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Release Date 05/01/2004
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (16:9)
Subtitles Czech; Danish; English (Closed Captioned); Finnish; Hebrew; Hungarian; Norwegian; Polish; Portuguese; Swedish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [English]
No. of Disks/Tapes 1
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