After memorably playing criminals for Jean-Pierre Melville in the iconic films LE SAMOURAÏ and LE CERCLE ROUGE, Alain Delon played a cop for the director's final film, UN FLIC. Richard Crenna is a Parisian nightclub proprietor with a booming sideline in robbery and gangsterism. Delon is a police detective who frequents Crenna's night spot, to keep tabs on the suspicious figure's coming and goings, and to make time with Crenna's alluring mistress, Catherine Deneuve. DIR/SCR Jean-Pierre Melville; PROD Robert Dorfmann. France/Italy, 1972, color, 98 min. In French with English subtitles. NOT RATED
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