R | | Action, Crime, Drama
A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.
15 June 2003 | Infofreak
One of the 1970s best crime movies, and yes, that means one of the best ever.
'The French Connection' has really stood the test of time. William Friedkin is one American director who has almost ...
First originally R-rated movie to win the Academy Award for Best Picture. Since then, Midnight Cowboy (1969), which was originally rated X, has since been downgraded to an R-rating, technically making it the first R-rated Best Picture winner.
Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle:
Merry Christmas. What's your name, little boy?
Little Boy: Eric.
Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle: Uh-huh, Eric. What do you want for Christmas Eric? Hmmm?
During the car chase scene a 1964 Chevrolet with smoky exhaust was passed at least four times.
The 20th-Century Fox logo fades in in black and white and then dissolves to color.
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