IN THE ELECTRIC MIST

By Bertrand TAVERNIER

TF1 STUDIO - as SALES / PROD

Thriller - Completed 2007

Based on James Lee Burke’s best-seller “In The Electric Mist With Confederate Dead"

    • Year of production
    • 2007
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • USA, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 117 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Bertrand TAVERNIER
    • Producer(s)
    • Frédéric BOURBOULON (LITTLE BEAR PRODUCTIONS), Michael FITZGERALD (ITHACA PICTURES, INC)
    • Synopsis
    • New Iberia, Louisiana. Detective Dave Robicheaux is on the hunt of a serial killer who preys on young women. Driving home from another gruesome crime scene, Dave meets glamorous Hollywood star Elrod Sykes. Sykes is in town shooting his new movie, with backing from local crime kingpin Baby Feet Balboni. He tells Dave he saw a body lying in a swamp – the decomposed corpse of a black man in chains.
      The discovery brings memories hurtling out of Dave's past. He senses the two cases are linked.
      But as Dave gets closer to the murderer, the murderer gets closer to Dave's family…
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