The Ax (also know as Le couperet) full movie is released on Mar 02, 2005. Watch The Ax online - the French Comedy movie from Belgium , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $4,885,946. The Ax is directed by Costa-Gavras and created by Donald E. Westlake with José Garcia and Karin Viard.

Bruno Davert, a chemist working for a paper company, is fired. After three years he's still unemployed, too much competition for the few job position he could fit in his sector. He sent tons of resumes, he attended many qualifying courses, he tried everything but there is nothing to do: no job for him in the industry. The only healthy company in the sector is "Arcadia", but joining it is just an impossible dream. At this point Bruno is desperate. What he could do: to kill all the competitors? Could he?

As know as:

Le couperet, The Axe, The Ax, Kirves - työtön tappaja, La corporación


Belgium, France, Spain


French, Dutch

Production Companies:

K.G. Productions, StudioCanal, France 2 Cinéma

Gross worldwide:



Some people would die to get (him) this job. [Scandinavian DVD.]

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