Gang Story - DVD Preview & trailer
Preview by Jack Foley
DIRECTED by Olivier Marchal (36, Diamant 13) and starring legendary French actor Tcheky Karyo (Bad Boys, The Patriot) and Gerard Lanvin (Mesrine), Gang Story is an action packed, no holds barred gangster film based on the incredible book Pour Une Poignee by Edmond Vidal.
Based on a true story, Gang Story (Les Lyonnais) is the epic tale of Edmond Vidal (Lanvin) – one of the French underworld’s most notorious figures having led the Gang des Lyonnais to a spate of successful armed robberies in the 1970s.
Overcoming dangerous gang rivalries and battles with the police, Vidal survived to enjoy the good life…until now.
With his life-long friend Serge Suttel (Karyo) in trouble, Vidal gets drawn into one last job. But fighting against his own history and facing devastating consequences, is this the end for Vidal?
Fans of gangster films such as Mesrine and Public Enemies will not want to miss Gang Story – an explosive action packed thriller where relationships collide in a violent saga of retribution that will keep fans gripped till the very end.
Gang Story is released on DVD on April 23 and is available for pre-order online now.
Watch the trailer:
Running time: 102mins
UK DVD Release: April 23, 2012