Search results for "Michel Piccoli"

So There (1997)

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DIRECTION:  Michel Piccoli
CAST:  Maurice Garrel  •  Dominique Blanc  •  Arno

Never Forget (1991) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Contre l'Oubli (Against Oblivion) is a compilation of 30 French filmmakers, Alain Resnais and Jean Luc Godard among them, who use film to make a plea on behalf of a political ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon  •  Jane Birkin  •  Bertrand Tavernier  •  Jean-Luc Godard  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Alain Resnais  •  Philippe Muyl  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Claire Denis  •  Bernard Giraudeau  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Robert Kramer  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Alain Corneau  •  Chantal Akerman  •  Bertrand Blier  •  Jean Becker  •  Jacques Deray  •  Coline Serreau  •  Romain Goupil  •  Patrice Chéreau  •  Francis Girod  •  Michel Deville  •  René Allio  •  Martine Francke  •  Denis Amar  •  Jean-Michel Carré  •  Dominique Dante  •  Gérard Frot-Coutaz  •  Jean-Loup Hubert  •  Anne-Marie Miéville  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant
CAST:  Paul Amar  •  Robert Badinter  •  Guy Bedos  •  Jane Birkin

C'est pas tout à fait la vie dont j'avais rêvé (2006)

Un homme partage sa vie entre l'appartement qu'il habite avec sa femme, celui qu'il occupe avec son maîtresse, et son club. Avec la complicité de sa domestique, il dépouille ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Piccoli
CAST:  Roger Jendly  •  Michèle Gleizer  •  Elisabeth Margoni

The Black Beach (2001)

Respected French actor Michel Piccoli directed and co-wrote this allegorical drama. A (Jerzy Radziwilowicz) is a veteran political activist in an unnamed country with a long ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Piccoli
CAST:  Jerzy Radziwiłowicz  •  Dominique Blanc

Atlantic City (1980) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2002

Lou (Burt Lancaster), a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally (Susan Sarandon). She needs his help ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Louis Malle
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Kate Reid  •  Michel Piccoli

Beauty of the Day (1967)

Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Luis Buñuel
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Jean Sorel  •  Geneviève Page

Contempt (1963) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Nov 2002

A philistine in the art film business, Jeremy Prokosch is a producer unhappy with the work of his director. Prokosch has hired Fritz Lang (as himself) to direct an adaptation ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Luc Godard
CAST:  Brigitte Bardot  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Jack Palance  •  Giorgia Moll

Diary of a Chambermaid (1964) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Celestine has a new job as a chambermaid for the quirky M. Monteil, his wife and her father. When the father dies, Celestine decides to quit her job and leave, but when a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Luis Buñuel
CAST:  Jeanne Moreau  •  Georges Géret  •  Daniel Ivernel  •  Françoise Lugagne

La Belle Noiseuse (1991) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2004

The former famous painter Frenhofer lives quietly with his wife on his countryside residence in the French Provence. When the young artist Nicolas visits him with his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Rivette
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Jane Birkin  •  Emmanuelle Béart  •  Marianne Denicourt

Dangerous Moves (1984)

World Chess Champion Akiva Liebskind (Michel Piccoli) faces his former pupil Pavius Fromm (Alexandre Arbatt), who defected to the West from the Soviet Union five years earlier ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Dembo
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Alexandre Arbatt  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Leslie Caron

The Big Feast (1973)

A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Marcello Mastroianni  •  Ugo Tognazzi  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Philippe Noiret

Le Doulos (1963) RT 95% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 2008

A stone-faced Jean-Paul Belmondo stars as enigmatic gangster Silien, who may or may not be responsible for squealing on Faugel (Serge Reggiani), just released from the slammer ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Melville
CAST:  Jean-Paul Belmondo  •  Serge Reggiani  •  Jean Desailly  •  René Lefèvre

The Phantom of Liberty (1974)

Bourgeois convention is demolished in Luis Buñuel’s surrealist gem. Featuring an elegant soiree with guests seated at toilet bowls, poker-playing monks using religious medals ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Luis Buñuel
CAST:  Adriana Asti  •  Julien Bertheau  •  Milena Vukotic  •  Maxence Mailfort

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)

In Luis Buñuel’s deliciously satiric masterpiece, an upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Luis Buñuel
CAST:  Fernando Rey  •  Delphine Seyrig  •  Paul Frankeur  •  Bulle Ogier

Topaz (1969) RT 64% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A French intelligence agent becomes embroiled in the Cold War politics first with uncovering the events leading up to the 1962 Cuban Missle Crisis, and then back to France to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Frederick Stafford  •  Dany Robin  •  Claude Jade  •  Michel Subor

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

Themroc (1973) RT Audience 79%

Made without proper language, just gibberish and grunts, "Themroc" is an absurdist comedy about a man who rejects every facet of normal bourgeois life and turns his apartment ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Claude Faraldo
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Miou-Miou  •  Béatrice Romand  •  Francesca Romana Coluzzi

The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967)

Delphine and Solange are two sisters living in Rochefort. They are both looking for love, without being aware that their ideal partner is very close... A film where the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jacques Demy
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Françoise Dorléac  •  Jacques Perrin  •  George Chakiris

Danger: Diabolik (1968) RT 67% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jun 2005

One of the great comic book movies of all time from director Mario Bava.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mario Bava
CAST:  John Phillip Law  •  Marisa Mell  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Adolfo Celi

May Fools (1990) RT 100% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 1991

An eccentric family is re-united during the 1968 general strike in France, after the death of the grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Louis Malle
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Miou-Miou  •  Michel Duchaussoy  •  Paulette Dubost