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Le Contrat

Le Contrat

1 Season
QC:  13+
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This documentary series shows the underbelly, the causes and the consequences of some bloody executions. Every episode shines light on the gangs of yesterday and today. Thanks to reconstitution and expert testimonies, LE CONTRAT tells the story of these murders which marked Quebec society.
Crime, Documentary

  • 14+
  • Violence

  • QC: 13+
  • Violence


  • Eddie Melo

    1. Eddie Melo

    After delighting the Montreal crowds, Melo went back to Ontario where he started a reign of terror working for the Montreal Italian mafia.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Ducharme Joseph

    2. Ducharme Joseph

    Early 2010, Joseph Ducharme’s shop in Montreal was riddled with bullets by two hooded killers.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Pierre Beauchamp

    3. Pierre Beauchamp

    On December 20, 1996, Pierre Beauchamp, a Montreal-based trafficker for the Rock Machine, was killed in the middle of a street.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Normand Hamel

    4. Normand Hamel

    Normand “Biff” Hamel, the Hell’s Angels who cofounded the Nomads, was killed on April 17, 2000.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Gilles Nolet

    5. Gilles Nolet

    January 12, 2000, Gilles Nolet and Normand Barolet were shot dead in a Montreal bar.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Juan Ramon Fernandez

    6. Juan Ramon Fernandez

    In the ’90s, Ramon Fernandez was the most feared person on the Montreal crime scene. Deported back to Sicily, he was killed in 2013.

    45m 33s Fr

  • David Singer

    7. David Singer

    May 12, 1985, the body of Montreal native David Singer was found riddled with bullets in an abandoned car in Florida.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Rémy Brissette

    8. Rémy Brissette

    July 20, 1993, Rémy Brissette was ambushed outside his home by an armed stranger.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Paolo Cotroni

    9. Paolo Cotroni

    Paolo Cotroni was one of Frank Cotroni’s five sons. The reason for the murder of this small-fry cocaine deal was debated for over 10 years.

    45m 33s Fr

  • Angelo Facchino

    10. Angelo Facchino

    Facchino's origins didn’t protect him from a conflict between the Montreal mafia and the homegrown Quebecer mobsters.

    45m 33s Fr