Choice of Weapons

Choice of Weapons

           Choice of Weapons
               Genre: Drama, Crime
               Prison, gangster, horse breeding
  piles up when the old professional criminals Serge (Pierre Forget) together with the young, hot-blooded Mickey (Gérard Depardieu) in a lightning campaign from jail, goes first – apart from violent friction with the police – everything according to plan for the escapees, but soon fall into a bad case of their accomplices. Stark seeks wounded Serge with Mickey shelter with the former gangster Noël Durieux (Yves Montand), who has changed the industry for ages and breeds with his wife Nicole (Catherine Deneuve) withdrawn horses in the country. With the arrival of the two fugitives on the farm is a complex network of events unfolds that can stand up to a former guard notorious gangsters back to the elderly Commissioner Bonnardot (Michel Galabru) from ancient times are all too familiar … It is the universe of complex, distinctive characters, which gives this atmospheric drama set in the criminal milieu, with its rich use dramaturgy a tremendous intensity. Aktionslastige voltage and, on the other appealing charged emotions create the story of two different generations of gangsters who come to each other while stirring up dust properly, not least in the ranks of the police. In the course of the story, blurring the values and motivations of the protagonists so that the law enforcement in the person of the ambitious policeman Sarlat (Gérard Lanvin) into the villain role slipping, while the criminals move more merciful to an almost touching final point, although not without a bloody showdown before … The very human nature, which operate with the consistently excellent performers here and communicate with each other, shifts the focus from choice of weapons in the course of events by increasing attention to crime drama. The relations between Durieux and his wife, the police found and between gangsters in detail, which ultimately focuses on the relationship between Durieux and Mickey as a tragic representatives with a respectable understanding of one another. Diving during the story again and again to children, it is at the end of a small, fragile beings that determines the fate of the (anti) hero. An unusual, profound criminals are not afraid of using different dimensions of good and evil, whose daring as successful character drawings a certain pathos. (Mary Anderson)
  Title: Choice of Weapons Original Title: Le choix des armes Country of production: France Production year: 1981 Length: ( #) 130 (Min.) Published at: format: 2.35:1 anamorphic () tone / language: Dolby Stereo Digital / German, French EAN: 4006680055008 Extras: Photo Gallery, Trailer

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