Hands Off the Loot

by Jacques Becker 1h34min France 1953
Watch the film Offer the film Watch the trailer
Add to my playlist
Add to my playlist
You must sign in to add this film to your playlist.
Exclusive content
Pierre Salvadori

This is not a gangster film. It is a film of ageing gangsters.

Archival content

Film details

Hands Off the Loot
by Jacques Becker

An aging, world-weary gangster is double-crossed and forced out of retirement when his best friend is kidnapped and their stash of eight stolen gold bars demanded as ransom.

Status of the VoD copy

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
[ MP4 HD - Stéréo 2.0 ]


  • Jean Gabin : Max le menteur
  • Lino Ventura : Angelo
  • Jeanne Moreau : Josy
  • Paul Frankeur : Pierrot
  • René Dary : Riton
  • And with: Dora Doll, Delia Scala, Marilyn Buferd, Gaby Basset, Denise Clair, Michel Jourdan, Daniel Cauchy, Paul Oettly, Vittorio Sanipoli


  • Director Jacques Becker
  • Scenario Jacques Becker, Albert Simonin
  • Dialogs Albert Simonin
  • Original work author Albert Simonin
  • Photo director Pierre Montazel
  • Set Design Jean d'Eaubonne, Robert Turlure
  • Costume Design Marcelle Desvignes
  • Sound Jacques Lebreton, Jacques Carrère
  • Editing Marguerite Renoir
  • Original music Jean Wiener
  • Producer Robert Dorfmann
  • Production Compagny Antares Films, Del Duca Films
  • Distributor Studiocanal

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,37:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1953
  • Release date for France05/19/1954
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorBlack and White
  • LanguageFrench
Other films

With the same actor

Jean Gabin show entire list Lino Ventura show entire list Jeanne Moreau show entire list
Country restriction

We are sorry, but VOD service is only available to residents of France