Comedy of Power

Release date:January 5, 2007

Studio:Koch Lorber Films

Director:Claude Chabrol

MPAA Rating:N/A


Starring:Isabelle Huppert, François Berléand, Robin Renucci, Thomas Chabrol, Patrick Bruel, Marilyne Canto

Genre:Drama, Thriller, Crime

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Plot Summary:

Parisian investigating judge Jeanne Charmant Killman (Isabelle Huppert) has a well-connected CEO (Francois Berleand) arrested in a high-profile case of corruption and embezzlement at a giant state-supported company. As her investigation and interrogations proceed, Killman uncovers an immense scandal reaching into the highest levels of government. The more dangerous the secrets she reveals, the more powerful she becomes. However, under the pressures of her sudden influence and renown, Killman's private life begins to unravel, and she finds herself probing both the limits of her own power and its intoxicating grip.