| Drama, Romance, Thriller
The writer Bastien (Lino Ventura), is beaten up by strangers. After another attack, a blackmailer asks for $ 1 million. After Bastien learns why the gigantic sum is demanded, the hunt for the criminal leads him up to the Berlin Wall.
At first planned as a reunion of director Claude Pinoteau and actress Sophie Marceau from both successful The Party (1980) and The Party 2 (1982), but when the later backed down in search of new kind of roles, Elizabeth Bourgine was hired instead with much less involvement in the plot.