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THE EMPEROR OF PARIS: ‘Blood Father’ Director’s New Period Crime Thriller Now Available In The U.S. From Gaumont
At some point, Mesrine and Blood Father helmer Jean-François Richet managed to make landfall for his new period crime thriller, The Emperor Of Paris, starring the impeccable Vincent Cassel.
Assault On Precinct 13 helmer Jean-François Richet just recently saw a thrilling foray with Mel Gibson pic, Blood Father, and is now back on track after filming is latest period venture, The Emperor Of Paris. Richet pens the script witn Eric Besnard in reunion with his Mesrine leading man, actor Vincent Cassel of The Brotherhood Of The Wolf and The Crimson Rivers fame who here stars in the title role based on the real-life legendary ex-con-turned-sleuth in his latest screen iteration following treatments in 1939 and 2001.