The Emperor of Paris (L'Empereur de Paris) 5 years old

Fugitive. Detective. Legend.

The Emperor of Paris

Paris, France, early 19th century. The legendary convict François Vidocq lives in disguise trying to escape from a tragic past that torments him. When, after an unfortunate event, he crosses paths with the police chief, he makes a bold decision that will turn the ruthless mastermind of the Parisian underworld against him.


The Emperor of Paris Cast

Name Character
Maxime Lefrancois as Farge
Vincent Cassel He was 52, now 57 years old as Vidocq
Denis Lavant He was 57, now 62 years old as Maillard
Olga Kurylenko She was 39, now 44 years old as The Baroness
August Diehl He was 42, now 48 years old as Nathanaël
Freya Mavor She was 25, now 30 years old as Annette
Fabrice Luchini He was 67, now 72 years old as Fouché
Antoine Basler He was 52, now 58 years old as Perrin
Patrick Chesnais He was 71, now 77 years old as Henry
Denis Menochet He was 42, now 48 years old as Dubillard
Jean-François Richet He was 52, now 58 years old as Marshal of the Empire Michel Ney
James Thiérrée He was 44, now 49 years old as The Duke
Fabien Orcier as Veteran
Rémy Giordano as Henry's Servant
Xavier Pottier as Butcher
Hervé Falloux He was 58, now 64 years old as Solicitant Marquis
Jérôme Pouly He was 65, now 71 years old as Courtaud
Jean-Michel Vovk He was 57, now 62 years old as Guard at Bagne of Toulon
Maxime Motte He was 45, now 50 years old as Redhead

The Emperor of Paris Crew

Name Department
Hervé Schneid as Editor. He was 62 (now 67) years old Editing
Jean Minondo as Sound. He was 65 (now 71) years old Sound
Emile Ghigo as Production Design. Art
François Hamel as Production Director. Production
Thomas Gauder as Sound. Sound
Alain Carsoux as Visual Effects Director. Visual Effects
Marcus Trumpp as Original Music Composer. He was 44 (now 50) years old Sound
Nicolas Altmeyer as Producer. He was 53 (now 59) years old Production
Éric Besnard as Screenplay. He was 54 (now 60) years old Writing
Éric Besnard as Adaptation. He was 54 (now 60) years old Writing
Marco Beltrami as Original Music Composer. He was 52 (now 57) years old Sound
Jean-François Richet as Director. He was 52 (now 58) years old Directing
Jean-François Richet as Adaptation. He was 52 (now 58) years old Writing
Dominique Colladant as Makeup & Hair. Costume & Make-Up
Gigi Akoka as Casting. Production
Isabelle Querrioux as Script. Crew
Eric Altmayer as Producer. Production
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The Emperor of Paris (5 years)

Fugitive. Detective. Legend.

  • Release day: Wednesday, December 19, 2018
  • Runtime: 121 minutes