The Big Risk (Classe tous risques) Reviews

September 10, 2013
Sautet's characteristic restraint lacks the killer snap of Melville at his best, and the impetus rather flags as events proceed.
October 24, 2008
July 28, 2008
July 13, 2006
Doesn't quite rate lost-classic status, but it's done with a great deal of dexterity, intelligence and an appealing end-of-'50s cool.
March 24, 2006
The rerelease of Classe Tous Risques makes you wonder how many other movies this good got scuttled by the French new wave.
March 18, 2006
Even though the film isn't considered a rule-breaking classic, its straight face holds up quite nicely, thank you.
January 6, 2006
To come across Classe Tous Risques is like discovering a bottle of marvelous French wine you didn't remember you had, opening it and finding it every bit as delicious as its reputation promised.
January 5, 2006
A crisp, smart, cynical film about dishonor among thieves.
November 30, 2005
A doozy of a French gangster pic that, in its beautifully refurbished and pithily resubtitled re-release, turns out to be one of the highlights of the 2005 movie year.
November 23, 2005
[T]he young Belmondo alone is worth the price of admission to Classe Tous Risques ...