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Vidocq is a french film of genre Science fiction directed by Pitof released in USA on 2 january 2007 with Gérard Depardieu

Vidocq (2001)

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Released in USA 2 january 2007
Length 1h33
Directed by
Genres Science fiction,    Thriller,    Fantastic,    Fantasy,    Action,    Crime
Rating64% 3.2453853.2453853.2453853.2453853.245385

Vidocq (North American DVD title: Dark Portals: The Chronicles of Vidocq) is a 2001 mystery film, directed by Pitof, starring Gérard Depardieu as historical figure Eugène François Vidocq pursuing a supernatural serial killer. It is notable as being the first major fantasy film to be released that was shot entirely with digital cinematography, using a Sony HDW-F900 CineAlta camera.

The band Apocalyptica, did a music video for their song "Hope Vol.2" from their album Cult, which features scenes of this film.


In 19th century Paris, the famed detective Vidocq (Gérard Depardieu) disappears while pursuing a murderer called the Alchemist.


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