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Subway (1985)

Director: Luc Besson

Writers: Luc Besson and Pierre Jolivet

Genre: Crime / Drama / Romance / Thriller

Plot: A good time girl is on the run from her rich husband, she embarks upon an affair with a man who lives with others down and out in the subway of the Paris Metro.  This man is a blond Christopher Lambert.  The people in the subway make their living by pick pocketing and stealing.  They have their own underground band, Jean is the drummer in this band.  The rich man and a posse of henchmen and a gang of police are hunting for the good time girl and her lover.
(Credit to Eddie for the plot)


Christopher Lambert....Fred
Isabelle Adjani....Helena
Jean-Hugues Anglade....The Roller
Jean-Pierre Bacri....Batman
Jimmy Blanche....Big Negro
Richard Bohringer....Florist
Jean Bouise....Station master
Pierre Carrive....Invalid Man
Brigitte Chamarande....Commissioner's Daughter
Michel D'Oz....Jean-Claude
Michel Galabru....Commissioner Gesberg
Christian Gomba....Big Bill
Magali Guidasci....Punk
Alain Guillard....Saxophonist
Dominique Hennequin....Sound Engineer
Jean Reno....Drummer

Runtime: France:94 / Germany:102
Country: France
Language: French
Color: Color (Eastmancolor)
Sound Mix: Dolby
Certification: France:U / USA:R / Germany:12 / Sweden:11

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