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A.k.a.
Le Boucher
Year
1970
Runtime
93 min.
Director
Claude Chabrol
Genre
Thriller
Rating *
7.6
Votes *
4,595
Checks
1,914
Favs
156
Dislikes
17
Favs/checks
8.2% (1:12)
Favs/dislikes
9:1
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  1. greennui's avatar

    greennui

    A very unnerving psychological thriller that might appear simple on the surface but is actually a quite complex and subtle piece. I thought it was masterfully directed.. 8 years 1 month ago
  2. -1flb2-'s avatar

    -1flb2-

    I liked the movie. The main characters were emotionally complex. My only problem was that it was very predictable. I found the music very unsettling and tension building. It's on 10 list so the movie has been accepted by many critics. 5 years 1 month ago
  3. nicolaskrizan's avatar

    nicolaskrizan

    not a thriller, not a romance, not a mystery

    https://beyond1001movies.wordpress.com/2015/02/08/backtrack-le-boucher-1969/
    6 years 7 months ago
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In 10 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #35 in Time Out's The 100 Best French Films
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  2. This movie ranks #45 in The Times's 100 Best French Films
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  3. This movie ranks #108 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  4. This movie ranks #124 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  5. This movie ranks #230 in Roger Ebert's Great Movies
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  6. This movie ranks #286 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  7. This movie ranks #334 in BFI's 360 Classic Feature Films Project
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  8. This movie ranks #506 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  9. This movie ranks #713 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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  10. This movie ranks #970 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films
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