Le Cercle Rouge (The Red Circle) (Criterion Collection) (1970)
Heist classic from Jean-Pierre Melville ("Le Samourai") features Alain Delon as a crook just out of the slammer who joins forces with suspect-on-the-run Gian Maria Volonte and alcoholic ex-cop Yves Montand to pull a crafty jewelry robbery. Out to stop them is Andre Bourvil, a police commissioner, who enlists nightclub owner and pimp Francois Perier for help. Restored, re-release version; 140 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: French mono; Subtitles: English; featurettes; interviews; photo gallery; theatrical trailers; more. In French with English subtitles. Two-disc set.