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Welcome to the Filmmakers Signature Series on Blu-rayT. Enjoy this highly acclaimed, realistic crime drama from innovative director William Friedkin with authentic high-quality picture and sound, true to the director's vision. This new HD transfer comes with an exclusive 28-page booklet on the making of the film, which includes in-depth actor and director profiles. Based on a true story, The French Connection stars Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider as detectives who aim their sharp instincts and unconventional methods at the international suppliers of New York's heroin trade. The French Connection earned 8 Academy Awardr Nominations and 5 Wins,* including Best Director for groundbreaking "New Hollywood" director Friedkin.
I had not seen this in its entirety until now, in a dark room and with no interruptions. But wow. For a 1971 movie, this was the reality gritty show of a cop movie. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Amazon Customer
Well directed with a perfect cast!
One of the best scene is the Car/Subway Chasing very difficult to film it and well done!
What can you say that has not been written about this one! A true classic with Gene Hackman and Roy Schneider!Published 17 days ago by Morris T. Collins, Jr.
I’m a little embarrassed that it has taken me this long to final see The French Connection. I was very aware of the movie and its sequel and the high regard with which they are... Read morePublished 18 days ago
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|Is this the same release as the Best Buy special edition?||
was it a digibook?
Feb 26, 2013 by Istvan Kolnhofer | See all 2 posts