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Bandits (1996)

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Claude Lelouch's Bandits combines a murder story with a skewered view of "family values." Jewel thief Jean Yanne ships his daughter Marie-Sophie Lelouch off to a Swiss boarding school. His motives are not altogether paternal: Yanne intends to avenge the murder of his wife, and doesn't want his daughter around to complicate his plans. In Switzerland, Lelouch falls in love with a young criminal, and the cycle that has entrapped her father starts all over again. Nothing is what it seems and nothing that happens is what we expect in Bandits. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

Jean Yanne
as Simon Verini
Marie-Sophie L.
as Marie-Sophie
Patrick Bruel
as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Critic Reviews for Bandits

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

A lot goes on, but the movie remains uneventful. It sizzles with soul-searching.

January 15, 2008 | Full Review…
Washington Post
Top Critic

Has Claude Lelouch lost it?

January 15, 2008 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…
eFilmCritic.com

By the conclusion of the film, a lifetime of human crises have been exposed without the slightest insight into the experiences.

January 15, 2008 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…
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