vt Inside Ring; vt The Dead List; vt Ultimate Heist; vt The First Circle
France, Italy / 92 minutes / color with bw stock footage before credits / Alter, Thelma, TF1, Canal+, CNC, TFM, Medusa Dir: Laurent Tuel Pr: Alain Terzian, Christine Gozlan Scr: Laurent Tuel, Simon Moutaïrou, Laurent Turner Cine: Laurent Machuel Cast: Jean Reno, Gaspard Ulliel, Vahina Giocante, Sami Bouajila, Isaac Sharry, Alberto Gimignani, Nicolas Bridet, Tony Gaultier, Jean-Paul Zennacker, Eric Challier, Julian Negulesco, Franco Trevisi, Gisèle Casadesus, Ruben Bakar.
Terrorizing their area of southern France is the Malakian clan, originally of Armenian stock; it’s led by ruthless patriarch Milo Malakian (Reno). Some years ago he lost his son Georgy in a shootout with the cops; now his hopes rest on his other son, Anton (Ulliel). Some of the clan’s activities are relatively innocuous, such as a clever car-theft trick they’ve worked out, but others are more serious. In course of a major heist at the grand Villa Marine, Milo ruthlessly Continue reading