Buffet froid (Cold Cuts) (1980)

Buffet froid (Cold Cuts)





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Buffet Froid is an absurd black comedy that cunningly reverses the conventions of the crime thriller to comment on the alienating and dehumanizing effects of contemporary urban life. It starts with Alphonse Tram (Gérard Depardieu) discovering that his casual subway acquaintance (Michel Serrault) is lying down with Alphonse's penknife sticking out of his belly. When he tries to report the crime to his neighbor, a police inspector (Bernard Blier), the latter refuses to listen, saying that he is … More

Rating: R
Genre: Comedy
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as Alphonse Tram

as Inspector Morvandieu

as The murderer

as The widow

as The young woman at t...

as The Hired Killer

as Man in subway (uncre...

as Eugene Leonard

as The hostess

as The man in undershir...
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