Shoot the Piano Player (1960)

Original Title: Tirez sur le pianiste


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Drama, Mystery & Thriller, Made in Europe, Crime
1h 22min


Charles Aznavour
Charlie Kohler/Edouard Saroyan
Nicole Berger
Thérèse Saroyan
Richard Kanayan
Fido Saroyan
Albert Rémy
Chico Saroyan
Claude Heymann
Lars Schmeel
Boby Lapointe
Le chanteur
Laure Paillette
La mère (uncredited)
Alice Sapritch
Concierge (uncredited)


Charlie is a former classical pianist who has changed his name and now plays jazz in a grimy Paris bar. When Charlie's brothers, Richard and Chico, surface and ask for Charlie's help while on the run from gangsters they have scammed, he aids their escape. Soon Charlie and Lena, a waitress at the same bar, face trouble when the gangsters arrive, looking for his brothers.

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