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La Bete... Based on Emile Zola's classic story, this tragic 1938 film is an enthralling... more info $29.95was $29.95 Buy Now

Stage and... Near the end of his long and celebrated career, master filmmaker Jean Renoir... more info $79.95was $79.95 Buy Now

The River: The... The Ganges is the real star of this gentle coming-of-age tale from renowned... more info $29.95was $29.95 Buy Now

Boudu Saved... No good deed goes unpunished in this raucous comedy. Michel Simon is Boudu, a... more info $29.95was $29.95 Buy Now

The Southerner... As directed by acclaimed French filmmaker Jean Renoir, Zachary Scott is... more info $9.99was $9.99 Buy Now

The Woman On... Peggy (Joan Bennett) feels trapped, lacking the will to break free of her... more info $19.99was $19.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: February 12, 1979
Born: September 15, 1894 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Montmartre, Paris, FR Profession: Director ...


father: Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Impressionist painter. Fathered Jean aged 53, died 1919.
mother: Aline Charigot. Had four children with Pierre-Auguste, died mid-1910s from diabetes.
brother: Pierre Renoir. Actor. Appeared in "La Marseillaise".
sister-in-law: Marie-Louise Iribe. Actor. Pierre's wife, appeared in "Marquitta".
nephew: Claude Renoir. Cinematographer. Worked with Jean.
brother: Claude Renoir. Assistant director, production manager. Jean's junior; worked on Jean's films.
son: Alain Renoir. Actor, professor (University of California at Berkeley). Born 1921, appeared in "Partie de campagne/A Day in the Country".

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