Le Guetteur

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Le Guetteur
(Il cecchino)
Le Guetteur.jpg
Directed by Michele Placido
Produced by Fabio Conversi
Written by Cédric Melon
Denis Brusseaux
Starring Daniel Auteuil, Luca Argentero, Violante Placido
Music by Nicolas Errèra
Cinematography Arnaldo Catinari
Distributed by Babe Films of Rome
Release dates
  • September 5, 2012 (2012-09-05)
Running time
89 min
Country France
Language French and Italian
Budget 15 million €

Le Guetteur (Italian: Il cecchino) is an Italian-French crime film directed by Michele Placido, with Mathieu Kassovitz and Daniel Auteuil, coproduced by Babe Films and Rain Entertainment. The film is distributed by Studio Canal. It premiered at the 2012 Cannes Marché du Film.[1] The film was marketed as 'The Lookout' in English-speaking territories.


Mattei is about to arrest a gang of bankrobbers, when an unknown sniper shoots most of the policemen on site under his responsibility.



  1. ^ Giorgio Viaro (17 April 2012). "Cannes 2012, Le Guetteur, Argentero bandito in fuga per Placido. La recensione". Best Movie. Retrieved 11 October 2013. 

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