The French Connection

Date and time
Sun 15th October 2023 at 7:00pm
strong violence and language

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Audience Reaction: 90%

1971 ( USA ) ( Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller )

Starring: Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey, Roy Scheider

Director: William Friedkin

As a tribute to the Director, the late William Friedkin, Harborough Cinema are showing this grim and ruthless detective thriller that has become a classic – it is celebrated as one of the most authentic films about police work and also happens to feature one of the greatest car chase scenes in film history.

Jimmy ‘Popeye’ Doyle, a bigoted and eccentric police officer, along with his partner are on the trail to bust a shipment of heroin on its way from France to New York.

(1hr 44min)