The Judge and the Assassin (1976)

Original Title: Le Juge et l'Assassin


Genres
Crime, Made in Europe, Drama, History
Runtime
2h 8min

Cast

Philippe Noiret
Juge Rousseau
Michel Galabru
Joseph Bouvier
Jean-Claude Brialy
Avocat Villedieu
Renée Faure
Mme Rousseau
Cécile Vassort
Louise Leseuer
Jean-Roger Caussimon
Chanteur de rue

Synopsis

France, 1893. Joseph Bouvier attempts to shoot his love who refused to marry him and to commit suicide. Upon release from the filthy asylum where he was placed, with bullets still remaining in his head, he wanders the country roads and rapes and murders many teenagers over years. The judge Rousseau captures him, but to serve his ambition seeks to avoid that Bouvier is simply declared insane.

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