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L'instinct De Mort : Mesrine: Killer Instinct (2011, original release: 2008)


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Published: Chicago : Music Box Films, [2011]
Series: Mesrine saga.
Description:  1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6314001994 :,
Language:  French

Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008

Based on the book by Jacques Mesrine

Bonus feature: Theatrical trailer

Vincent Cassel, Gérard Depardieu, Cecile de France, Gilles Lellouche

The first of two parts charts the outlaw odyssey of Jacques Mesrine, the legendary French gangster of the 1960s and 1970s who came to be known as French Public Enemy No. 1 and the Man of a Thousand Faces. Infamous for his bravado and outrageously daring prison escapes, Mesrine carried out numerous robberies, kidnappings, and murders in a criminal career that spanned continents until he was shot dead in 1979 by France's notorious anti-gang unit

MPAA rating: R; for strong brutal violence, some sexual content and language

DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1

French or English dialogue with optional English subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Richet, Jean-François.
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