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Vidocq
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Directed By: Pitof
Released: September 19, 2001 (France)
January 2, 2007 (USA)
Runtime: 100 minutes
Country: France
Language: French

Vidocq is a 2001 mystery film that takes place in a steampunk version of 19th century Paris, pitting the historical figure Eugène François Vidocq against a supernatural serial killer. It is notable as being the first major fantasy film to be released that was shot entirely with digital cinematography.

Plot[]

Paris. 1830. In the heart of the town, Vidocq, a famous detective, disappeared as he fights the Alchemist, an assassin that he has been pursuing for a few months. His young biographer, Etienne Boisset, decides to have revenge on Vidocq's death and takes on the investigation....

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