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Dangerous People (2002)

Les dangereux (original title)
It has kidnapped Roxane Labelle, a Canadian singer covered gold records and awards. To his captors, no question of release without payment of a large ransom. Father and manager of the star,... See full summary »


Louis Saia


Credited cast:
Stéphane Rousseau ... Francis Jobin
Véronique Cloutier ... Roxane Labelle
Marc Messier ... Paul Labelle
Pierre Lebeau ... Dirty Henri
Guy Nadon ... Boiteuse
Michel Charette ... Marco Jobin
Louise Portal ... Johanne
Didier Lucien ... Tiger
Dominique Quesnel ... Rachel
Miro Lacasse Miro Lacasse ... Bing (as Miro)
Russell Yuen ... Luck Foo
François Chénier ... Mario
James Hyndman ... Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sylvio Archambault Sylvio Archambault ... Homme dérangé
Marie-Josée Beaudreau Marie-Josée Beaudreau ... Femme aux béquilles
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It has kidnapped Roxane Labelle, a Canadian singer covered gold records and awards. To his captors, no question of release without payment of a large ransom. Father and manager of the star, Paul Labelle asks a small accountant do it. Easier said than done, especially the payer also has a large sum to the Mafia and, rapidly, what Québec account scoundrels, thieves and killers are chasing the fabulous bonanza. Written by markyoloup

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User Reviews

Surprisingly, not bad
24 August 2003 | by otaku_arianeSee all my reviews

Not bad. Not bad at all. But not too good either. The story is really bad, unoriginal, idiotic, BUT many situations in it are very funny. Most of the actors played very well (except for Veronique Cloutier, who seemed out of the picture a lot, I thought, and oh god! her song was so bad I plugged my ears). One think bugged me: there are a lot of very violent (disgusting) scenes which I could have passed... I usually don't expect to be closing my eyes each 5-10 minutes when watching a comedy.

I had promised myself not to watch it, because the critics said it was the worst movie of the year, and worst quebecer movie of all times, but when I saw the trailer I laughed a lot at some of the jokes and I thought «well...maybe I should give it a try? And hey, 4$CAN at the video club is not the end of the world». Ended up I liked the movie. See, we should never believe the critics: after all, they were all unanimous in thinking that this movie was the worst rubbishy of the year, but everyone I know that had the courage to rent it anyways said it «wasn't as bad as they said».

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Release Date:

6 December 2002 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Dangerous People See more »

Filming Locations:

Montreal, Quebec, Canada See more »


Box Office


CAD7,400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$157,280, 8 December 2002

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Company Credits

Production Co:

Melenny Productions See more »
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Technical Specs





Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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