Directed by Georges Lautner, this unforgettable comedy/crime film has gained in popularity since its original release with snippets from its dialogue becoming part of popular culture.  When his childhood friend Louis dies, Fernand finds himself managing shady business. With the assistance of an odd notary public and a bodyguard with a fast trigger finger, he quickly lays down his law. But Fernand also promised to look after Patricia, the daughter of the deceased.