The Comeuppance (1970)

  |  Crime, Drama


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Philippe, a student, is sent to jail for manhandling his father's business partner, who blackmailed the poor man and caused his death. He shares his cell with two mates: easily offended ... See full summary »


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20 November 2006 | dbdumonteil
Adamo is so nice....
That was Salvatore Adamo's second film.The first time ,he had teamed up with Bourvil whose skills had saved a dreadful melodrama.Unlike in "Les Arnaud" the singer did not have any ditties here.

The nice singer plays a student -as he did in his first effort- and when he lands in jail,all the inmates call him "Science Po" (French school of political science) .Actually it is the supporting actors who walk away with the honors :Michel Constantin,Jean Desailly ,Simone Valère...

The title : it means "the unpaid bill" ;and the tag used to tell us: "in that job,if you do not behave yourself,you have got to pay the bill" .

Adamo made then his first self-directed movie "l'Ile Aux Coquelicots" but it was a flop.

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Genres

Crime | Drama

Details

Release Date:

9 January 1970

Language

French


Country of Origin

France, Italy

Filming Locations

Valmondois, Val-d'Oise, France

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