Search results for "Jean-Claude Dreyfus"


A Very Long Engagement (2004) RT 78% / Audience 85%

DVD release: May 2005

In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was "killed on the field of battle." It's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Jeunet
CAST:  Audrey Tautou  •  Gaspard Ulliel  •  Dominique Pinon  •  Chantal Neuwirth

Delicatessen (1991) RT 88% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 2006

This bizarre surrealistic black comedy takes place in a small fictitious post-apocalyptic town where food is scarce and butcher Clapet has the macabre business of using human ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Jeunet  •  Marc Caro
CAST:  Dominique Pinon  •  Marie-Laure Dougnac  •  Jean-Claude Dreyfus  •  Karin Viard

Fitzcarraldo (1982) RT 83% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Nov 1999

The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  José Lewgoy  •  Miguel Ángel Fuentes  •  Paul Hittscher

The City of Lost Children (1995)

A scientist in a surrealist society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they slow his aging process.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Jeunet  •  Marc Caro
CAST:  Ron Perlman  •  Dominique Pinon  •  Judith Vittet  •  Daniel Emilfork

Two Brothers (2004)

Two tigers are separated as cubs and taken into captivity, only to be reunited years later as enemies by an explorer (Pearce) who inadvertently forces them to fight each other.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jean-Jacques Annaud
CAST:  Maï Anh Le  •  Guy Pearce  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Oanh Nguyen

Le Prix du Danger (1983)

In a futuristic society, contestants pit their survival skills against each other in a fight to the death for cash prizes, and the contest is aired live on television.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Yves Boisset
CAST:  Gérard Lanvin  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Marie-France Pisier  •  Bruno Cremer

Bonsoir (1994)

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GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Mocky
CAST:  Michel Serrault  •  Marie-Christine Barrault  •  Claude Jade  •  Corinne Le Poulain

Immoral Women (1979) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2007

The first episode – featuring frequent Borowczyk muse Marina Pierro – is the longest and, in a way, most substantial: it’s set in Renaissance Rome, with the lusty (and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Walerian Borowczyk
CAST:  Marina Pierro  •  Gaëlle Legrand  •  Pascale Christophe  •  François Guétary

Tandem (1987) RT Audience 77%

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GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Jean Rochefort  •  Gérard Jugnot  •  Sylvie Granotier  •  Jean-Claude Dreyfus

Attila Marcel (2013) RT 79% / Audience 55%

Paul is a sweet man-child, raised — and smothered — by his two eccentric aunts in Paris since the death of his parents when he was a toddler. Now thirty-three, he still does ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sylvain Chomet
CAST:  Anne Le Ny  •  Bernadette Lafont  •  Hélène Vincent  •  Guillaume Gouix




Too Noisy a Solitude (1995)

An elderly paper-crusher branded a fool in Prague secretly stashes condemned books, preserving their contents and extrapolating from them eccentric scenarios of wit.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Véra Caïs
CAST:  Philippe Noiret  •  Jean-Claude Dreyfus  •  Vlastimil Brodský  •  Jiří Menzel

Jean De La Fontaine: The Challenge (2007)

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GENRES: History
DIRECTION:  Daniel Vigne
CAST:  Lorànt Deutsch  •  Philippe Torreton  •  Jean-Claude Dreyfus  •  Élodie Navarre

Autumn (2004) RT 24% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Sep 2007

Jean-Pierre is a hit man in Paris. He wants to stop; an incentive is reconnecting to Michelle, a childhood friend. He's ready to commit himself to her, but she has her own ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ra'up McGee
CAST:  Laurent Lucas  •  Irène Jacob  •  Benjamin Rolland  •  Dinara Drukarova

La cible (1997)

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GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Pierre Courrège
CAST:  Daniel Russo  •  Sagamore Stévenin  •  Anémone  •  Hippolyte Girardot

Ugly Melanie (2008)

They call her ugly. She's gonna act ugly.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Allan Mauduit
CAST:  Marilou Berry  •  Frédérique Bel  •  Chantal Lauby  •  Pierre-François Martin-Laval

Memoirs of a French Whore (1979)

A girl, Marie is led into prostitution by her pimp boyfriend, Gerard. She must not only give money to him but to the gangsters that explore him as well. Marie, together with a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Duval
CAST:  Miou-Miou  •  Maria Schneider  •  Daniel Duval  •  Niels Arestrup

The Son of Gascogne (1995)

You're a provincial kid in Paris and suddenly you're the center of attention: Movie stars, famous directors and sexy women are doting on you because they all think you're the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pascal Aubier
CAST:  Jean-Claude Dreyfus  •  Grégoire Colin  •  Dinara Drukarova  •  Pascal Bonitzer

Shadow of Angels (1976) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Aug 1996

Beautiful, detached, laconic, consumptive Lily Brest is a streetwalker with few clients. She loves her idle boyfriend Raoul who gambles away what little she earns. The town's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Schmid
CAST:  Ingrid Caven  •  Rainer Werner Fassbinder  •  Klaus Löwitsch  •  Jean-Claude Dreyfus

La Belle Histoire (1992)

A film with emphasis on visuals and music, the plot concerns characters who meet in present time, mainly the male gypsy Jesus, and the female thief and con-artist Odona, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Claude Lelouch
CAST:  Gérard Lanvin  •  Béatrice Dalle  •  Vincent Lindon  •  Marie-Sophie L.