The Crimson Rivers poster

DVD & Blu-ray Release Date

DVD: The Crimson Rivers DVD release date is set for October 16, 2001. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches.

Blu-ray: The Crimson Rivers Blu-ray will be available the same day as the DVD. Blu-ray and DVD releases are typically released around 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital: The Crimson Rivers digital release from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases. The estimate release date is October 2001. We will update this page with more details as they become available. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

The Crimson Rivers stars Jean Reno, Vincent Cassel, Nadia Farès, Dominique Sanda, Karim Belkhadra. View everything you need to know about the movie below.



IMDb Rating




Theater Date

September 27, 2000


A homicide detective has been sent to Gueron, a small university in the mountains to investigate the death of a professor who was found on a mountain side bruised, bloody, and obviously tortured. The detective soon discovers how insular the university is, as there seems to be current of incest, as to not deplete the level of intelligence in the people who live and work there. The detective soon finds himself also investigating a break in at the school that led to the theft of old photos and documents, as well as the desecration of the grave of the daughter of a local nun in his quest for answers.

R Rating

The Crimson Rivers DVD/Blu-ray is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.


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Reviews [star rating=”6.8″ ]

The movie currently has a 6.8 out of 10 IMDb rating and 49 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


FRF 95,000,000

Box Office



Thriller, Mystery, Crime



Theatrical Release Date: September 27, 2000
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: October 16, 2001
Age Rating: R
Runtime: 106 minutes
Budget: FRF 95,000,000
Box Office: N/A
Genre: Thriller, Mystery, Crime
Language: French