A Thousand Billion Dollars

A Thousand Billion Dollars (French: Mille milliards de dollars) is a 1982 French thriller film directed by Henri Verneuil and starring Patrick Dewaere. It tells the story of a young French journalist who discovers how an American company is using assassinations and other criminal methods to take over French industries.

A Thousand Billion Dollars
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Theatrical release poster
Directed byHenri Verneuil
Produced byHenri Verneuil
Written byHenri Verneuil
Music byPhilippe Sarde
CinematographyJean-Louis Picavet
Edited byPierre Gillette
Release date
  • 10 February 1982 (1982-02-10)
Running time
132 minutes
Box office$8.9 million[1]

The film was released in France on 10 February 1982. It recorded 1,190,673 admissions in its domestic market.[2]



  1. ^ http://www.jpbox-office.com/fichfilm.php?id=7068
  2. ^ "Mille milliards de dollars". AlloCiné (in French). Retrieved 2015-05-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)