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Romanticized WWI aerial combat film featuring the plight of a TB survivor who becomes so remarkably successful as a combat pilot that his squadron shuns him as a supernatural emissary of death.
A look back at the past films and filmmakers that have shown and spoken at the Cannes film festival.
A train full of mourners rumbles unsteadily through the French countryside. Through the train window the mourners can see--travelling parallel in a car of its own--the coffin of the tyrannical painter Jean-Baptiste. Before abandoning an existence that no longer amused him, Jean-Baptiste asked to be
On the moon there is a colony, a Paris divided in half by a "Berlin Wall," run by President Mac Bee, a dictator whose palace lies in the Arche de la Defence.
In Paris, during the tumultuous winter of 1945, an undistinguished provincial lad becomes a virtuous liar, and via omissions, allusions and a great deal of study, reinvents himself as a remarkably respected French Resistance hero. His entry into the corridors of power leads this youth along a suspen
An aspiring film student gets her big break when she meets a renowned producer-director-writer team only to learn that the once-creative trio is not what she expects--the director has become a tramp, the actress is over the hill, and the producer is in a financial mess.
Just off the coast of a dank, teeming harbor town, a horrible scientist named Krank lives on a mist-shrouded rig. He is aging prematurely because he lacks one vital function: the ability to dream. Krank's henchmen, a community of Cyclops, kidnap children from town and bring them to Krank so that he
A tale of two small-time hoods and an unlikely avenger.
An accident creates a relationship between a model and a retired judge who spies on his neighbors.
A contemporary coming-of-age story about two young women in France.
A young woman arrives in Paris from the provinces with dreams of becoming an actress, but comes of age there when she gets in involved with two very different young men.
An accused man''''s secretary tries to find the real killer.
A picaresque story of the coach and party that followed hard on the one which tried to transport Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette to safety in 1791.
A teenage son begins keeping is father under surveillance after one of his father's friends dies in a terrorist shoot-out.
A neurotic woman is obsessed with a military officer who is having an affair with a beautiful married woman.
A woman tries to form relationships with men other than her husband.
Bank executive Rainier allows his firm to deliver adventurous investor Chevalier d'Aven a huge loan, with what he thinks is his employer Mirement's total backing. Chevalier's business proves indeed to be disastrous, which forces the bank to cover up its high deficits. News of the scandal breaks out, and the bank now sees Rainier as the one being responsible for it - he is laid off. Wife Celine and union representative Arlette suggest he should sue his former boss.
A Torino il commissario Santamaria, romano, viene incaricato delle indagini riguardanti l'omicidio dell'architetto Garrone. Da prima i sospetti si appuntanto sulla bella Anna Carla dalla quale il commissario si sente subito attratto. Un po' per questo, un po' per le pressioni dei superiori che temono uno scandalo, le indagini si arenano. Ma Lello, amico di Massimo a sua volta amico di Anna Carla, continua le indagini da solo seguendo una pista molto diversa da quella ufficiale e questo metterà in crisi il commissario.
This movie depicts the authentic story of the hunt for the dangerous criminal Emile Buisson, who escaped from prison in 1947. During three years Buisson manages to hide from detective Borniche by repeatedly killing his informants. When he's finally caught with help from the little criminal Paul, Buisson will have committed more than 100 robberies and killed 30 people.
A young Jewish boy's story of how his family tried to escape the German Occupation in France during the war.
Suspense drama about a petty, failed lawyer who unwittingly gets involved in a political murder.
A French criminal moves to Canada where he joins a gang who intend to kidnap a crimelord's mentally challenged daughter. When they do kidnap the girl she accidentally dies, but the group continue with their plan as nothing has gone wrong.
A fascist flunky leaves his Italian homeland to arrange the assassination of his former teacher.
A young man is snowed in with his best friend''''s amorous mistress.
A political assassination uncovers a hotbed of corruption.
A sexy widow discovers her late husband had a secret apartment where he cheated on her. Now she decides to used the same apartment to explore her own sexuality.
Marco, intellettuale senza quattrini, ha sposato anna, proprietaria di un allevamento di polli, ma le cose fra di loro non scorrono tranquille: Marco ha una storia con Gabri, cugina di Anna che a sua volta desidera la morte di Anna per ereditare. Poi Anna automatizza lo stabilimento e gli operai vengono licenziati. Quindi riceve una lettera anonima che le rivela che il marito incontra altre donne in una stanza d'albergo; e ancora: nell'allevamento nasce un pulcino senza testa nè ali, ma di crescita rapidissima. Anna ne è entusiasta, Marco ne ha orrore. Che soluzione troveranno i vari conflitti in atto?
Frédérique is a rich and beautiful woman who picks up a female street artist called "Why". It is December and they go to her villa in Saint Tropez, which is inhabited by a couple of odd gay men. Both women fall for the local architect Paul Thomas. However Why says that she is not interested in him, so Frédérique invites him to move into the villa.
Based on the real-life spy, Mata Hari seduces a young soldier during World War II in order to get access to top secret documents.
Resistance fighters and secret agents struggle to keep the Nazis from destroying Paris before their retreat.
A widow and a widower find a special bond at their children's' boarding school.
Sei persone viaggiano in un vagone-letto da Marsiglia a Parigi. All'arrivo, un donna viene trovata morta nella sua cuccetta. La polizia si mette alla ricerca delle altre persone, sospettando possa essere stato uno degli altri cinque passeggeri a commettere l'omicidio, ma questi sono uccisi uno ad uno. Gli ultimi due (una coppia di ragazzi conosciutisi per caso nella carrozza) decidono di cercare di risolvere il caso, per non essere uccisi a loro volta, rischiando comunque di esserlo. Con il loro aiuto il caso viene risolto: un giovane e squattrinato studente, amante di una ricca ed attempata attrice (una delle vittime) ha organizzato gli omicidi con il suo amante, un giovane poliziotto nevrotico, per derubare la donna e fuggire insieme in Africa; per cui bisognava uccidere tutti i componenti del vagone-letto per non destare sospetti. Alla fine, dopo un inseguimento notturno per le vie di Parigi, lo studente viene arrestato ed il complice si suicida per non essere catturato.
Seven vignettes depict the comic side of the seven deadly sins.
A shy law student meets a bon vivant who takes him for a drive through the Roman and Tuscan countryside.
A married political operative of a right-wing terrorist group becomes involved with the assassination of an important labor leader.
Modern retelling of the classic novel.
A whodunit centering around some wealthy vacationers in the Riviera who are suddenly thrown into a murder mystery when a young girl is found dead on the beach by their home.
During 1943, some idle rich young Italians spend their summer at a resort engaging in various love affairs, but soon cannot ignore the World War that is encroaching upon them.
Another of Napoleon's adventures in this epic reconstruction of the battle of Austerlitz, where he had the greatest victory of his career, over the Russians.
A young woman loves one brother but marries the other.
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