Search results for "Jean-Pierre Kalfon"


The Rabbi's Cat (2011) RT 94% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2013

Based on the best-selling graphic novel by Joann Sfar, The Rabbi's Cat tells the story of a rabbi and his talking cat, a sharp-tongued feline philosopher brimming with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation
DIRECTION:  Antoine Delesvaux  •  Joann Sfar
CAST:  François Morel  •  Maurice Bénichou  •  Hafsia Herzi  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

I Always Wanted to Be a Gangster (2008) RT Audience 71%

Told in four vignettes, this existential comedy relates the exploits of four aspiring criminals who hope to improve their lot, but find that they might not have what it takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Samuel Benchetrit
CAST:  Anna Mouglalis  •  Édouard Baer  •  Jean Rochefort  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Parc (2009)

Georges Nail lives in a new suburb. He's married, loves his wife, son and dog. Paul Hammer is good looking, rich and intelligent. But he is torn by his severe judgment of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Arnaud des Pallières
CAST:  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Sergi López  •  Nathalie Richard  •  Delphine Chuillot

Heartbeat Detector (2007)

A psychologist discovers troubling links between Nazism and modern-day big business.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nicolas Klotz
CAST:  Mathieu Amalric  •  Michael Lonsdale  •  Lou Castel  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

The Dreamers (2003)

A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bernardo Bertolucci
CAST:  Michael Pitt  •  Eva Green  •  Louis Garrel  •  Anna Chancellor

Replay (2001)

Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend. Jealous of the male friends she has she ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Catherine Corsini
CAST:  Emmanuelle Béart  •  Pascale Bussières  •  Dani Levy  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

The King's Daughters (2000)

Late 17th Century: Anne de Grandcamp and Lucie de Fontenelle, two little girls from Normandy, arrive at the Saint-Cyr school founded by Madame de Maintenon for educating the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patricia Mazuy
CAST:  Isabelle Huppert  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon  •  Jean-François Balmer  •  Nina Meurisse

Total Western (2000) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Un flingueur abruti, un deal mal negocie, pas mal de morts et quelques millions de francs poussent Gerard Bedecarrax, dit Bede, a se mettre au vert. Direction Millau dans ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Éric Rochant
CAST:  Samuel Le Bihan  •  Jean-François Stévenin  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon  •  Youssef Diawara

The Cry of the Owl (1987)

Robert is an architect and artist, in Vichy after separating from his Parisian wife. Robert finds it calms him to stand in the shadows of the home of Juliette and Patrick and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Claude Chabrol
CAST:  Christophe Malavoy  •  Mathilda May  •  Jacques Penot  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Barbarous Street (1984)

In this run-of-the-mill crime drama, Bernard Giraudeau is Daniel Chetman, someone who wants to leave the life of violence he knew in his neighborhood -- and cannot do so ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  Gilles Béhat
CAST:  Bernard Giraudeau  •  Christine Boisson  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon  •  Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu




The Twin (1984)

Matthias Duval is in love, but he can't choose between the two twin sisters Betty and Liz Kerner. To pick up the two sisters, he invents his own twin brother and will play ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Yves Robert
CAST:  Jean-Pierre Kalfon  •  Pierre Richard  •  Camilla More  •  Carey More

Confidentially Yours (1983)

Claude Massoulier is murdered while hunting at the same place as Julien Vercel (Jean-Louis Trintignant), an estate agent who knew him and whose fingerprints are found on ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  François Truffaut
CAST:  Fanny Ardant  •  Jean-Louis Trintignant  •  Philippe Laudenbach  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Hécate (1982)

Set amid the European community in an unspecified North African country, a colony on the verge of nationalism just before the war. And colonized is what happens to a French ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Daniel Schmid
CAST:  Bernard Giraudeau  •  Lauren Hutton  •  Jean Bouise  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Strange Affair (1981)

DVD release: Sep 2003

A young Parisian advertising executive becomes so captivated by the unsettling charm of his mysterious new employer that he eventually abandons his family and friends, viewing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Pierre Granier-Deferre
CAST:  Gérard Lanvin  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Madeleine Cheminat  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Condorman (1981) RT 25% / Audience 65%

DVD release: May 1999

Comic artist and writer Woody performs a simple courier operation for his friend Harry who works for the CIA. But when he successfully fends off hostile agents, he earns the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Michael Crawford  •  Oliver Reed  •  Barbara Carrera  •  James Hampton

Les Uns et les Autres (1981) RT 67% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 2007

The film follows four families, with different nationalities (French, German, Russian and American) but with the same passion for music, from the 1930s to the 1960s. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Claude Lelouch
CAST:  Robert Hossein  •  Nicole Garcia  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Daniel Olbrychski

The Good and the Bad (1976)

From 1935 to 1945, the happiness of a couple turns to sadness when their Traction Avant auto is used by the gang des Tractions Avant.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Claude Lelouch
CAST:  Jacques Dutronc  •  Marlène Jobert  •  Brigitte Fossey  •  Bruno Cremer

L'amour fou (1969) RT 100% / Audience 94%

L'Amour Fou follows the dissolution of the marriage between Claire, an actress (played by Bulle Ogier), and Sebastien, her director (Jean-Pierre Kalfon).  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jacques Rivette
CAST:  Bulle Ogier  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon  •  Josee Destoop  •  Celia

Week End (1967) RT Audience 40%

A supposedly idyllic weekend trip to the countryside turns into a never-ending nightmare of traffic jams, revolution, cannibalism and murder as French bourgeois society starts ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jean-Luc Godard
CAST:  Mireille Darc  •  Jean Yanne  •  Jean-Pierre Léaud  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Une fille et des fusils (1965)

Four young people, tired of working life, decide that they can earn money from crime than they can from work. The film follows their training at the first "crime school", as ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Claude Lelouch
CAST:  Janine Magnan  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon  •  Amidou  •  Pierre Barouh