The French Connection

  • 1971
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime

This tough, brilliant crime film features Hackman as the indefatigable Popeye Doyle, who passionately hates drug pushers. Professional hit man Bozzuffi kills a French detective in Marseilles while Hackman and his partner Scheider roust a drug dealer in a vacant lot in Brooklyn. Later that night, Hackman and Scheider spot a group of mobsters celebrating...read more

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New York narcotics officer "Popeye" Doyle and his partner take on an international drug ring shipping heroin into the United States. Multi-Oscar winner, including Best Picture!

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: R
  • Review: This tough, brilliant crime film features Hackman as the indefatigable Popeye Doyle, who passionately hates drug pushers. Professional hit man Bozzuffi kills a French detective in Marseilles while Hackman and his partner Scheider roust a drug dealer in a v… (more)

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