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30 Movie Police Chiefs More Furious Than You Can Possibly Imagine
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30 Movie Police Chiefs More Furious Than You Can Possibly Imagine | The French Connection (1971)
The French Connection (1971)

Angry chief: Walt Simonson (Eddie Egan)
Angriest quote: “Score, my ass!”
Anger level: Furious.
Possible HR issues: This is the ‘70s. They didn’t have HR.
Health problems? This man could definitely use a holiday.
Badge and/or gun taken? Nearly as bad: he fires Doyle from special assignment.

Like a number of other movie police chiefs, Eddie Egan is an ex-NYPD vet who brings his experience (and rage) to bear in dealing with Gene Hackman’s Detective ‘Popeye’ Doyle. In fact, Popeye is the nickname Egan himself picked up on the mean streets of Poughkeepsie, so that on-screen fury is real. Understandable, too, because whether beating the crap out of perps with a Santa costume on or beating the crap out them with a pork pie hat on, Doyle is the kind of loose cannon who can get a cop banged down to playground patrol in an arrhythmic heartbeat.
 

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