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Breathless (À bout de souffle) (1960)

Breathless
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Jean Seberg

Jean Seberg

Patricia Franchini
Jean-Paul Belmondo

Jean-Paul Belmondo

Michel Poiccard / Laszlo Kovacs
Daniel Boulanger

Daniel Boulanger

Police Inspector Vital
Henri-Jacques Huet

Henri-Jacques Huet

Antonio Berrutti
Roger Hanin

Roger Hanin

Carl Zubart
Van Doude

Van Doude

Himself
Claude Mansard

Claude Mansard

Claudius Mansard
Liliane Dreyfus

Liliane Dreyfus

Liliane / Minouche


Written by
Jean-Luc Godard

Jean-Luc Godard

screenplay


Breathless Videos

Trailer

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À bout de souffle (Trailer)

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Three Reasons Breathless

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True cinematic art!

6 years, 2 months ago at Jun 30 11:25
3 votes
"There's no need to lie. It's like poker. The truth is best. The others still think you're bluffing, so you win."

Even several decades after its initial release, French director Jean-Luc Godard's Breathless is still considered a defining, influential classic drama. Every few decades, a film emerges that presents a breakthrough in filmmaking. In the case of Breathless, the technical ... read more

A great classic

3 years, 8 months ago at Dec 30 14:27
3 votes
By now, I have seen almost 5000 movies. Among those, there are a few movies which I consider milestones in my movie watching history and this movie is definitely one of them. It is one of those movies which you keep hearing about and when you watch them, they basically hit you like a train. The first time I watched it, I must have been 15 or 16 years old, I thought it was just awesome and it becam... read more
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Description: Michel Poiccard (Jean-Paul Belmondo) is a petty Parisian criminal who aspires to be Humphrey Bogart. After he steals a car and shoots a police officer his life starts to resemble the plots of American gangster films as he dodges cops and plans his escape from the law. His "girl" Patricia--an American student [Jean Seberg]--i ... (more)
Release date: 7 February 1961
UPC: 720917526621
France (20), 1960s (17), Nouvelle Vague (13), French (11), Gangster (10), 1960 (9), Thriller (9), Murder (8), Romance (8), Police (7), Paris (7), Crime (7), Drama (7), Black And White (6), Gun (5), (5), Fugitive (5), New Wave (4), Sociopath (4), Black & White (3)
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