Cinema: Run to Ground

Le Secret

Directed by ROBERT ENRICO Screenplay by ROBERT ENRICO and PASCAL JARDIN

It is a good deal easier to hint at terror than to give it substance. Director Robert Enrico takes a very easy route indeed in Le Secret, which has to do with the sweaty anxieties of Jean-Louis Trintignant as he dodges the persistent minions of his fate. Trintignant, imperviously dour, plays a fellow named David who has discovered an inhumane and generally horrendous secret government project and been tossed into prison. So terrible was David's accidental revelation that he can hardly bring...

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