Les Fugitifs (1986)

TOMATOMETER

——

——

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

AUDIENCE SCORE


Want to See

Not Interested

Add Rating
My Rating    

Movie Info

Francis Veber directs this hilarious comedy about Francois (Pierre Richard), a desperate, novice, bumbling bank robber who takes an ex-con hostage during his attempted hold-up. They are both chased by the police. Jean (Gerard Depardieu) plays the convicted bank robber just released from jail and forced to escape with Francois. Anais Bret portrays Francois' 6-year-old autistic daughter, and is the reason why he needed money so badly that he would steal for it. An inventive series of farcical situations and witty dialogue keeps the two men moving one step and several missteps ahead of the police. This comedy was so successful that Veber repeated it in 1989 for English-speaking audiences as Three Fugitives, starring Nick Nolte and Martin Short. ~ Eleanor Mannikka, Rovi

Cast

Pierre Richard
as Francois Pignon
Jean Carmet
as Mr. Martin
Michel Blanc
as Dr.Bourdarias
Maurice Barrier
as Superintendant Duroc
Anais Bret
as Jeanne
View All

Critic Reviews for Les Fugitifs

Audience Reviews for Les Fugitifs

There are no featured reviews for Les Fugitifs at this time.

Les Fugitifs Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features