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|Also Known As:||Died:||June 15, 2005|
|Born:||January 28, 1918||Cause of Death:||complications from a stomach illness|
|Birth Place:||France||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Jessica, a beautiful and spirited young woman from the provinces, comes to Paris to experience life in its infinite variety. She talks her way into a job waiting tables at a chic bistro on fabled Avenue Montaigne, the city's nexus for art, music, theater and fashion. Jessica's customers include a
When war breaks out in the lull of summer 1914, it surprises and pulls millions of men in its wake. Christmas arrives, with its snow and multitude of family and army presents. But the surprise won't come from inside the generous parcels which lie in the French, Scottish, and German trenches. That ni
If time exists, can culpability be transmitted, like some diseases, from one generation to another? How does a fault that wasn't atoned for affect the culprit, but also his and her descendants and their families? These questions are challenged when, shortly after Francois returns home to his family'
Goings-on at an annual meeting of shareholders in a Paris co-op.
Jojo Braconnier and his wife Lulu can no longer stand each other. One day on TV, Jojo sees the famous defense lawyer Maurice Jacquard celebrate his twenty-fifth acquittal. Jojo is very impressed; unable to put up with his marriage any longer, he goes to see Jacquard and announces that he has killed
Three French pals take to the road in a stolen car and discover a talking, wounded stork, who claims to have deserted the Algerian army, and help it to escape to the home of a relative in Germany.
In rural France in the 1930s, a group of people live a marginal life in the marshland outside a bourgeois town. Riton is a pleasant man, though too fond of the local wine, and his friend Garron is also good-hearted though has never quite recovered from World War I. The after-effects of the war haunt
In an effort to dissaude his 70-year-old mother from divorcing his father, a young man takes her on an adventurous trip to Rome.
War is declared between a father and his daughter-in-law when he discovers that she is cheating on his son.
A terminally ill older man is sexually attracted to his daughter-in-law who tries to seduce him in order to discover the extent of his resources.
When her husband's arrest leaves her penniless, a woman accepts an invitation to move in with a strange couple.
Under the influence of drugs, a teenager, Eddy, kills a policeman. His father, Jacques, pleads extenuating circumstances and nearly succeeds in gaining the confidence of the policeman's widow. But the press reveals that Jacques is an ex-gangster who has spent time in prison.
Paris, 1942. Robert Klein cannot find any fault with the state of affairs in German-occupied France. He has a well-furnished flat, a mistress, and business is booming. Jews facing discrimination because of laws edicted by the French government are desperate to sell valuable works of art - and it is easy for him to get them at bargain prices. His cosy life is disrupted when he realizes that there is another Robert Klein in Paris - a Jew with a rather mysterious behaviour. Very soon, this homonymy attracts the close - and menacing - attention of the police on the established art trader.
A retired, and now wealthy, old crook teams up with an American to pull one last heist job.
French resistance fighters try to stop the Nazis from taking a trainload of art treasures to Germany.
A middle-aged alcoholic with a wife and child swears off drinking if they survive the famous invasion of WW II. When they do, he keeps his promise. But, when sometime later a younger, carefree man comes to town with a penchant for the bottle, the older man finds the temptations coming back.
In this adaptation of Kafka''''s classic, a man in a nameless country stands trial for an unnamed crime.
A private eye investigates a millionaire's mysterious past before a murderer can get to the witnesses.
French painter Toulouse-Lautrec fights to find love despite his physical limitations.
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