1971 - Countdown

Comptes à rebours, Movie, 1971



10 years ago, François Nolan and his brother have been betrayed by one of their accomplices after a break-in. During the fight with the police, Francois's brother was killed, and a cop disfigured by François. Now, François is back for revenge. As nobody knows who the traitor was, the former accomplices lose their head. The disfigured cop is also waiting for the right moment to take his revenge on François.

  • Director: Roger Pigaut
  • Writers: André G. Brunelin, Roger Pigaut
  • Stars: Michel Bouquet, Serge Reggiani and Hubert Deschamps
  • Country: France | Italy
  • Language: French
  • Release Date: 5 January 1973 (West Germany)

Also known as:
  • Circle of Vengeance (USA)
  • Cuentas a rendir     Argentina / Cuba / Uruguay
  • Conto alla rovescia     Italy
  • Cuenta atrás     Spain
  • Der Boss     West Germany
  • Hesap günü     Turkey (Turkish title)
  • Nedtælling     Denmark
  • Nedtelling     Norway