In Claude Chabrol's black comedy "Chicken with Vinegar" (1985), French police inspector Jean Lavardin (Jean Poiret) arrives in a small coastal town to investigate the suspicious-looking death of a butcher in a car accident. Turns out everybody's got something unscrupulous to hide! Adapted by Chabrol and Dominique Roulet from Roulet's novel; Jean-Claude Brialy, Bernadette Lafont co-star. "Inspector Lavardin" (1986) returns in Chabrol's satirical sequel, looking into a series of grisly murders. The case turns personal for Lavardin when he realizes one of the widows is a woman from his past. Poiret, Brialy, and Jean-Luc Bideau star. 3 1/2 hrs. total on two discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: French; Subtitles: English; bonus "Les Dossiers Secrets de L'Inspecteur Lavardin" episodes. In French with English subtitles.