Archive for 07 April 2019 2 posts. The French Connection 1971 ●●●● 07 Apr 2019 Merveillouse. A classic for good reasons. French Connection II 1975 ●●○○ 07 Apr 2019 The difficult second album syndrome strikes again. Actually, this suffers from a lack of editing: remove the War on Drugs element in the middle and you get a solid action film, a low rent Bourne meets Hardcore Henry, of all things.