The French New Wave icon worked with Jean-Luc Godard, Francois Truffaut, Alain Resnais, and Jean-Pierre Melville
Jean-Paul Belmondo (Michel Poiccard a.k.a. Laszlo Kovacs)Jean Seberg (Patricia Franchini)Daniel Boulanger (Police Inspector Vital)Henri-Jacques Huet (Antonio Berrutti)Roger Hanin (Carl Zubart)Claude Mansard (Claudius Mansard)Liliane Dreyfus (Liliane)Michel Fabre (Police Inspector #2)Jean-Pierre Melville (Parvulesco the Writer)Jean-Luc Godard (The Snitch)Richard Balducci (Tolmatchoff)André S. Labarthe (Journalist at Orly)François Moreuil (Journalist at Orly)Jacques LourcellesLiliane Robin (Minouche)Gérard Brach (Photographer)Philippe de Broca (A Journalist)José Bénazéraf (Man in a White Car)
A small-time thief steals a car and impulsively murders a motorcycle policeman. Wanted by the authorities, he reunites with a hip American journalism student and attempts to persuade her to run away with him to Italy.