skip navigation
Jean-Marc Barr

Jean-Marc Barr

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

 
 

Red Siren DVD ... The sultry Asia Argento stars in this action thriller about a young girl on the... more info $9.98was $9.98 Buy Now

Dogville DVD ... "Our Town" becomes sour town in a shocking, stylized parable from renowned... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

Tara Road DVD ... Andie MacDowell stars in, "Tara Road," (2005) the story of two women, who under... more info $19.98was $19.98 Buy Now

Europa: The... "You will now listen to my voice...On the count of ten you will be in Europa..."... more info $26.99was $39.95 Buy Now

Manderlay DVD ... Was there still slavery in America, circa 1930? Ask Danish director Lars von... more info $19.95was $19.95 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: September 27, 1960 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Germany Profession: Cast ...
RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (2012)
After the youngest son of a French family is caught masturbating during his biology class, it triggers the entire family to open up about their sexual encounters and desires.
2.
American Translation (2011)
The relationship of young lovers Chris and Aurora takes a bizarre turn after one of them is found to have a dark and terrible secret.
3.
One to Another (2006)
Lucie is surrounded by four handsome young men sunbathing on the rocks, and a reticent voyeur several metres behind. We quickly learn, though, that she is not the object of everyone's desires and dreams here: rather, the object is Pierre, her brother and occasional lover. He intersects with all of t
4.
Being Light (2002) as Director
Conceited dot.com executive Jack takes an unexpected road trip with recently escaped mental patient Maxime. As the two depart from Paris towards India, they begin searching for the meaning of life and a nurse named Justine.
5.
Too Much Flesh (2001) as Director
In an Illinois farming community, Lyle lives quietly with his wife Amy. But their life is set spinning when Lyle's friend Vernon visits with his girlfriend Juliette. Soon Lyle and Juliette have embarked on a passionate affair which has the town talking and the religious community frowning.
6.
Lovers (1999) as Director

Cast (feature film)

7.
Nymphomaniac: Volume II (2014)
Joe continues to recount her life story to Seligman. She tells him about seeing the Virgin Mary during an orgasm she had when she was young, how her sexual addition began at that time and about seeking therapy. She also tells him about her life with Jérôme and their child, and how Jérôme left with t
8.
Nymphomaniac, The (2014)
A man finds a woman beaten up in an alley and takes her home to care for her. A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac, she tells him her life story.
9.
Big Sur (2013)
The events surrounding Jack Kerouac's three brief sojourns to a cabin in Big Sur are recounted.
10.
Khodorkovsky (2011)
A chronicle of the controversial trial and imprisonment of former Russian oligarch Mikhail Khodorkovsky. He was officially jailed for tax evasion and embezzlement, but supporters believe his only crime was his criticism of Vladimir Putin.
11.
Non ma fille, tu n'iras pas danser (2009)
Ever since she broke up with Nigel, Léna soldiers on through life as best she can with her two kids. She valiantly overcomes the obstacles put in her way, but she has yet to confront the worst of them: her unstoppable family of do-gooders who have decided to make her happy.
12.
Anarchist's Wife, The (2009)
Centers on Manuela, who is left behind when her husband Justo fights for his ideals against Franco's Nationalists during the Spanish Civil War. He is deported to a concentration camp and upon his release, continues the fight against nationalism in the French resistance. Years pass without a word fro
13.
Parc (2009)
The France we know is reinvented. Now, it is littered with oversized American middle-class mansions, golf courses and swimming pools. This is the backdrop for a group of lost and alienated couples who dabble in achohol and suffer from severe malaise.
14.
La Maison Nucingen (2008)
Writer William James - not to be confused with Henry James' philosopher brother - wins a rambling mansion and goes with his wife to take up residence. But the eccentric inhabitants of Maison Nucingen - a domain governed by bizarre linguistic and social rules - are none too ready to be displaced.
15.
Tara Road (2007)
Two women -- one American, one Irish -- make a house swap that alters their respective destinies.
16.
Boss of It All, The (2006)
The owner of an IT firm wants to sell up. The trouble is that when he started his firm he invented a nonexistent company president to hide behind when unpopular steps needed to be taken. When potential purchasers insist on negotiating with the "Boss" face to face the owner has to take on a failed ac
17.
Manderlay (2005)
Manderlay lay on a lonely plain somewhere in the deep south of the USA. It was in the year of 1933 that Grace and her father had left the township of Dogville behind them. Grace's father and his army of villains had spent the entire winter seeking out new hunting grounds in vain, and now they were h
18.
Cote D'Azur (2005) as Cast
It's summer and, for the first time, Marc and his wife Beatrix are spending the holidays with their children in the same house on the Mediterranean where Marc used to spend his own summer break as a teenager. Although the mistral is up and the sea is still rather cool, the summer's heat slowly begin
19.
CQ2 (Seek You Too) (2004)
Rachel is a restless 17-year-old living in French speaking Canada. She runs away from home and is taken under the wing of Jeanne, a modern dance instructor who was just released from serving two years in prison.
20.
Dogville (2003) as The Man With The Big Hat
The beautiful fugitive, Grace, arrives in the isolated township of Dogville on the run from a team of gangsters. With some encouragement from Tom, the self-appointed town spokesman, the little community agrees to hide her and in return, Grace agrees to work for them. However, when a search sets in,
21.
Marie's Sons (2002) as Paul
Marie is a bereaved woman whose husband and teenage son have recently been killed in a car crash. Unable to get over her loss, Marie--a partner in a dress shop in Montreal--takes an ad in the paper: "Mother who has lost a son seeks a son who has lost a mother." Four young males respond to her plea f
22.
Being Light (2002) as Jack
Conceited dot.com executive Jack takes an unexpected road trip with recently escaped mental patient Maxime. As the two depart from Paris towards India, they begin searching for the meaning of life and a nurse named Justine.
23.
Too Much Flesh (2001) as Lyle
In an Illinois farming community, Lyle lives quietly with his wife Amy. But their life is set spinning when Lyle's friend Vernon visits with his girlfriend Juliette. Soon Lyle and Juliette have embarked on a passionate affair which has the town talking and the religious community frowning.
24.
St. Ives (2001) as St Ives
A swashbuckling adventure set during the Napoleonic War. It centers on the capture of a soldier, St. Ives, who is taken to prison in Scotland, where he falls in love with Flora, a young woman who along with her aunt regularly visit the prison warden. With her help he unravels his family past and aft
25.
Dancer in the Dark (2000) as Norman
A Czech immigrant copes with her encroaching blindness by escaping into musical fantasies.
26.
Scarlet Tunic, The (1999) as Sergeant Matthaus Singer
A German Hussar serving with King George's personal cavalry falls in love with the only daughter of a West Country solicitor.
27.
What I Did For Love (1998) as Marc
Marc has had a big fight with his roommate and is looking for a place to stay. He hits up on his friend Victor, and, against the wishes of Victor's lover Alex, agrees to let Marc stay. However, Alex is soon fed up with Marc and dreams up a scheme for Marc to move in with Alex's good friend Lisa. Lis
28.
Marching Into Darkness (1998)
When a free-wheeling twenty-year-old, assigned to the 14th infantry battalion, reveals to his drill sergeant--who, as well, happens to be his best friend--that he's gay, a terrible spiral of events follow suit.
29.
Preference (1998) as Simon
Story of a man who, just released from prison, has hot sex with a woman only to find out that her husband is his kid brother.
30.
Don't Let Me Die on a Sunday (1998) as Ben
Ben works in a morgue, where he watches porn flicks to pass the time and occasionally indulges his necrophilic urges. When a beautiful yound overdose victim is brought in, he can't resist, except the woman isn't truly dead and she regains consciousness during his sexual assault. The woman, Teresa, f
31.
Ca ne se refuse pas (1998)
In a town haunted by an invisible killer, one woman searches for the truth.
32.
Mo' (1997) as Sam
A Los Angeles private detective takes a job in Europe to find Mo Studios' biggest cowboy movie star, who has disappeared.
33.
Breaking the Waves (1996) as Terry
A powerful story, set in a remote Scottish village in the early 1970s, about a unique young woman and her profound experience of love and devotion. Bess falls madly in love with Jan, an oil-rig worker, and against the wishes of the strict Calvinist elders of her community, she marries this outsider.
34.
Zygmon (1996) as Manu
35.
Lifeline (1996) as Patrick Lemay
An American teenager is abducted in the south of France by a gang involved in the international sex trade, and her mother, a marine biologist, attempts to hunt down the kidnappers.
36.
L'echappee Belle (1996) as Emmanuel
A child custody/abduction comedy of a divorced aviation pro's peculiar plan for outwitting a judge's ruling.
37.
Favorite Son, The (1994) as Philippe
A bankrupt son decides to off his ailing father for the insurance money. At the last moment, he can't go through with it, and after the father disappears from a hospital, joins with his estranged brothers--one a successful lawyer, the other a professor--in tracking the old man down. Roving the stree
38.
Impostors, The (1994) as Baker
Cohn, a tubby ex-Parisian and chronic liar, has robbed, swindled or just plain annoyed most of the population of Tahiti and yet, quite literally, cannot get arrested. American scholar Jack Baker arrives to write the umpteenth book on the painter Paul Gauguin and is drawn in by the rumor that con man
39.
Iron Horsemen (1994)
Set in California and shot in English, this satirical spin on late-'60s biker movies, follows the meandering path of Bad Trip, an acid-head member of a motorcycle gang, who is on-the-run for his life now that he's stolen the bike of the notoriously vicious group leader, Candy.
40.
Plague, The (1992) as Jean Tarrou
Contemporary adaptation of Albert Camus' 1947 novel, set in a port city in Latin America in 1991.
41.
Brasier, Le (1991) as Victor
Set in the 1930s, the troubled love affair between the son of a Polish immigrant living in a small French mining town, and a beautiful young French woman.
42.
Zentropa (1991) as Leopold Kessler
A young German-American man returns to a defeated Germany in the latter half of 1945 full of good will, idealism and a job as a sleeping car conductor with the sprawling Zentropa railways company. He falls in love with the daughter of the former Nazi-sympathazing head of Zentropa, and is entangled in the economic and nationalistic terror of the post-war period.
43.
Big Blue, The (1988) as Jacques Mayol
A visionary epic of obsession and beauty about Jacques Mayol, the handsome diver who is so at home in the water that he seems only half-human. Jacques' best friends are a family of playful porpoises and Enzo Molinari, his swaggering Italian diving rival. Jacques and Enzo grew up together in the Medi
44.
Hope and Glory (1987) as Bruce
A young boy grows up in World War II London during the Blitz.
45.
Frog Prince, The (1986) as James Adams
In 1961 a young English woman spends a semester in Paris and has an affair with a young Frenchman.
46.
Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (1985) as Scott
The Bill Johnson story follows the fortunes of a tough, street-smart skiier from Oregon who put his scrapes with the law behind him and emerged a Gold Medalist at the 1984 Winter Olympics at Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. Anthony Edwards, one of filmdom's self-styled "brat pack" of the early '80s, is Johnson
47.
King David (1985) as Absalom
The biblical story of David's involvements with Saul, Goliath and Bathsheba.

Cinematography (feature film)

48.
American Translation (2011)
The relationship of young lovers Chris and Aurora takes a bizarre turn after one of them is found to have a dark and terrible secret.
49.
One to Another (2006)
Lucie is surrounded by four handsome young men sunbathing on the rocks, and a reticent voyeur several metres behind. We quickly learn, though, that she is not the object of everyone's desires and dreams here: rather, the object is Pierre, her brother and occasional lover. He intersects with all of t
50.
Searching for Debra Winger (2003) as Director Of Photography
Rosanna Arquette heads up this exploration of the pressures, choices and sacrifices that female actors face working in the entertainment industry, particularly as they hit 40 and begin being overlooked for certain roles. Debra Winger is the example of a pioneer in this battle because of her decisio

Writer (feature film)

51.
Being Light (2002) as Screenwriter
Conceited dot.com executive Jack takes an unexpected road trip with recently escaped mental patient Maxime. As the two depart from Paris towards India, they begin searching for the meaning of life and a nurse named Justine.
52.
Too Much Flesh (2001) as Screenwriter
In an Illinois farming community, Lyle lives quietly with his wife Amy. But their life is set spinning when Lyle's friend Vernon visits with his girlfriend Juliette. Soon Lyle and Juliette have embarked on a passionate affair which has the town talking and the religious community frowning.

Producer (feature film)

53.
Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (2012)
After the youngest son of a French family is caught masturbating during his biology class, it triggers the entire family to open up about their sexual encounters and desires.
54.
American Translation (2011)
The relationship of young lovers Chris and Aurora takes a bizarre turn after one of them is found to have a dark and terrible secret.
55.
One to Another (2006)
Lucie is surrounded by four handsome young men sunbathing on the rocks, and a reticent voyeur several metres behind. We quickly learn, though, that she is not the object of everyone's desires and dreams here: rather, the object is Pierre, her brother and occasional lover. He intersects with all of t
56.
Being Light (2002) as Producer
Conceited dot.com executive Jack takes an unexpected road trip with recently escaped mental patient Maxime. As the two depart from Paris towards India, they begin searching for the meaning of life and a nurse named Justine.
57.
Too Much Flesh (2001) as Producer
In an Illinois farming community, Lyle lives quietly with his wife Amy. But their life is set spinning when Lyle's friend Vernon visits with his girlfriend Juliette. Soon Lyle and Juliette have embarked on a passionate affair which has the town talking and the religious community frowning.

Editing (feature film)

58.
American Translation (2011)
The relationship of young lovers Chris and Aurora takes a bizarre turn after one of them is found to have a dark and terrible secret.

Cast (special)

59.
Name of This Film Is Dogme95, The (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary, conceived by journalist Richard Kelly, that takes a comical approach to the Dogme95 filmmaking movement, the Danish filmmaking collective whose ideals include using only natural light and handheld cameras, echewing optical filters, etc.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute