Sunday 04 June 2006
The difference is that they don't play one cop and one crook. In 36, the stars are both cops - and they're both pretty crooked, too. It's Dirty Harry versus Even Dirtier Harry. The full French title is 36 Quai des Orfèvres, which is the address of the police headquarters in Paris. The top job at the CID is coming up, and as the two prime candidates are former friends, their longstanding rivalry explodes, flinging them even further from the rule book than usual. If it's all a little too neat and tidy at the end, 36 will still make a grimly thrilling night out for fans of cigarettes, leather coats and black Mercedes.
It's a treat, too, to have the chance at long last to settle the famous dispute: which man has the biggest, wonkiest nose in French cinema?
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Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
- 2 Google April Fools': company unveils backwards search engine and huggable digital assistant
- 3 I might be an MP, but that doesn't stop me fighting sexism with my breasts
- 4 April Fools' Day 2015: The best hoax news stories from around the internet
- 5 Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims
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Katie Hopkins reported to the police for race hatred by Labour MP Simon Danczuk after tweet about Pakistani men