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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents MFAH Film Revivals. Enjoy these classics from world cinema on the big screen in Brown Auditorium Theater.Max and the Junkmen
Max et les ferrailleurs
Directed by Claude Sautet
1971, in French with English subtitles
107 minutesIndependently wealthy Paris detective Max (Michel Piccoli) infiltrates a gang of bank robbers by becoming involved with the leader’s girlfriend (Romy Schneider). Working undercover, Max mentions how easy it would be to knock over a certain bank in the hopes that the gang attempts a robbery – so Max, the detective, can catch them red-handed.Never release in U.S. theaters, this taut thriller with a heart of a great melodrama makes its American debut in a restored 35mm print featuring new English subtitles.