Max and the Junkmen

Max and the Junkmen (1971)

Original Title: Max et les ferrailleurs

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Crime, Romance, Drama
1h 52min


Georges Wilson
Le Commissaire
Bernard Fresson
Abel Maresco
Boby Lapointe
Lui Serafino
Michel Creton
Robert Saidani
Jacques Canselier
Jean-Marie Patinet
Maurice Auzel
Antoine Chantoiseau
Henri-Jacques Huet
A. Cyriaque, 'Dromadaire'
Alain Grellier
Guy Laronget


Max is a Paris detective, aloof, independently wealthy, and frustrated by gangs of robbers whom he cannot catch. To re-establish his stature and save face, he decides to inveigle a group of petty thieves (led by an old acquaintance) to rob a bank. A reluctant captain provides Max intelligence and Max starts spending evenings with Lilly, a prostitute who's the girlfriend of the group's leader. He poses as a rich banker with money to burn and encourages Lilly to think about her future. He hints at a payroll that comes through his bank. The plot works, the petty thieves think they're ready for a big score, and the cops are in place. What could go wrong with Max's cold plan? Who's entrapped?

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