The Axe (US title: The Ax) (French: Le couperet) is a French-Belgian-Spanish film from 2005 by Greek-French director Costa-Gavras, starring José Garcia, Karin Viard and Olivier Gourmet. The film is an adaptation of the 1997 novel The Ax by Donald E. Westlake, and follows the attempts by a laid-off employee to get back on his feet. He eventually becomes so desperate that he is prepared to kill his job competitors.
Comedy, Crime, Crime Drama, Dark Comedy, Drama, Thriller
The Ax considered as one of the greates Movies of all times. This was Michèle Ray Gavras’s 5th Movie. The Ax was one of this most popular pieces. This was Costa Gavras’s 1st Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Z. You can also watch other Movie from that genre such as Falling Down, Burn After Reading, and Death to Smoochy.