The French Connection

1971 | Drama | TV-MA
In "The French Connection" Oscar winner Gene Hackman stars along with Oscar nominee Roy Scheider as narcotic detectives "Popeye" Doyle and Buddy "Cloudy" Russo, respectively. The story follows the two detectives as they try to intercept a heroin shipment into NYC from France. The film won five Oscars and was the first R-rated movie to win Best Picture.
Featuring: Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey, Bill Hickman, Tony Lo Bianco