Simon Léotard is ruined: Lépidon is demanding that he repays a loan taken out by his partner Julien, who has just committed suicide. But Simon is not prepared to leave it at that. Helped by Mado, a young prostitute, he seeks a way to get even with his unscrupulous competitor...
Directed by: Claude Sautet (France, 1976)
Cast: Michel Piccoli (Simon Léotard), Ottavia Piccolo (Mado), Romy Schneider (Hélène), Jacques Dutronc (Pierre), Charles Denner (Reynald Manecca), Julien Guiomar (Lépidon), Michel Aumont (Barachet), Jean Bouise (André), Nathalie Baye (Catherine)
Awards: Best sound (César 1977)