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Doctor Chance (1997)

Docteur Chance (original title)
Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 25 February 1998 (France)
A young gangster deals with stolen works of art and other dodgy items under the order of his overbearing mother. When both a rival gang and a dazzlingly beautiful prostitute get in the way,... See full summary »

Director:

F.J. Ossang

Writer:

F.J. Ossang
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Cast

Credited cast:
Pedro Hestnes Pedro Hestnes ... Angstel
Elvire Elvire ... Ancetta
Marisa Paredes ... Elise von Sekt
Stéphane Ferrara Stéphane Ferrara ... Frankie Dupont
Joe Strummer ... Vince Taylor
Féodor Atkine ... Bruce Satarenko
Lionel Tua Lionel Tua ... The Spaniard
Francisco Reyes ... Georg Trakl
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
F.J. Ossang F.J. Ossang ... The Dutchman
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A young gangster deals with stolen works of art and other dodgy items under the order of his overbearing mother. When both a rival gang and a dazzlingly beautiful prostitute get in the way, our young hero has to escape to Chile in a red convertible to meet his mysterious connection, Vince Tayler. Written by MUBI

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Connections

References Sunrise (1927) See more »

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Fire of Love
Performed by The Gun Club
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Country:

France | Chile

Language:

English | French | Italian

Release Date:

25 February 1998 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Doctor Chance See more »

Filming Locations:

Chile

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Budget:

FRF13,500,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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