Search results for "Patrice Leconte"

The Man on the Train (2002)

A man, Milan (played by Johnny Hallyday) steps off a train, into a small French village. As he waits for the day when he will rob the town bank, he runs into an old retired ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Jean Rochefort  •  Johnny Hallyday  •  Pascal Parmentier  •  Isabelle Petit-Jacques

Ridicule (1996)

To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Charles Berling  •  Jean Rochefort  •  Fanny Ardant  •  Judith Godrèche

The Girl on the Bridge (1999)

It's night on a Paris bridge. A girl leans over Seine River with tears in her eyes and a violent yearning to drown her sorrows. Out of nowhere someone takes an interest in her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Vanessa Paradis  •  Daniel Auteuil  •  Demetre Georgalas  •  Catherine Lascault

The Hairdresser's Husband (1990) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 1993

The film begins in a flashback from the titular character, Antoine. We are introduced to his fixation with female hairdressers which began at a young age. The film uses ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Jean Rochefort  •  Anna Galiena  •  Roland Bertin  •  Maurice Chevit

Lumière and Company (1995)

40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Spike Lee  •  James Ivory  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Lasse Hallström  •  Bigas Luna  •  Gabriel Axel  •  Merzak Allouache  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Cédric Klapisch  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michael Haneke  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Fernando Trueba  •  John Boorman  •  Claude Miller  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Alain Corneau  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Lucian Pintilie  •  Arthur Penn  •  Vicente Aranda  •  Jacques Rivette  •  Helma Sanders-Brahms  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Régis Wargnier  •  Francis Girod  •  Idrissa Ouedraogo  •  Jerry Schatzberg  •  Hugh Hudson  •  Ismail Merchant  •  Gaston Kaboré  •  Jaco Van Dormael  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant  •  Yoshishige Yoshida
CAST:  Jeffe Alperi  •  Romane Bohringer  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Ticky Holgado

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

Tandem (1987) RT Audience 77%

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

A Promise (2013) RT 13% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Aug 2014

A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centered on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's teacher. Separated by the war, the pledge their devotion ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Rebecca Hall  •  Alan Rickman  •  Richard Madden  •  Toby Murray

The Suicide Shop (2012)

A city where suicide is the only growing business. A shop where you can get everything to cater this urge. In the hand of one family for centuries.. till they get a happy baby ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Bernard Alane  •  Isabella Spade  •  Kacey Mottet Klein  •  Isabelle Giami

Une chance sur deux (1998)

Alice Tomaso (Paradis) gets out of jail, and goes looking for Léo (Belmondo) and Julien (Delon), one of whom, it appears, is her father. On the way, she steals the wrong car - ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Jean-Paul Belmondo  •  Alain Delon  •  Vanessa Paradis  •  Michel Aumont

Rue Des Plaisirs (2002) RT Audience 44%

A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Laetitia Casta  •  Patrick Timsit  •  Vincent Elbaz  •  Catherine Mouchet

Felix & Lola (2001)

Félix, operator of dodgem cars in a fairground, becomes obsessed by one of his customers, a mysterious young woman named Lola. Félix soon discovers that Lola is running away ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Philippe Torreton  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Alain Bashung  •  Philippe du Janerand

The Perfume of Yvonne (1994)

It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Jean-Pierre Marielle  •  Sandra Majani  •  Richard Bohringer  •  Paul Guers

Les Bronzés 3: Amis pour la vie (2006)

After the Club Med and skiing, what happened to the Bronzés 27 years later? Early response: the same, and worse.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Josiane Balasko  •  Michel Blanc  •  Marie-Anne Chazel  •  Christian Clavier

Les Bronzés font du ski (1979)

In this sequel to Les Bronzes (1978) summer has passed, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end for Bernard, Nathalie, Gigi, Jerome, Popeye, Jean-Claude, and Christiane.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Michel Blanc  •  Marie-Anne Chazel  •  Christian Clavier  •  Thierry Lhermitte

Intimate Strangers (2004) RT 86% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Because she picked the wrong door, Anna ends up confessing her marriage problems to a financial adviser named William Faber. Touched by her distress, somewhat excited as well, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Sandrine Bonnaire  •  Fabrice Luchini  •  Michel Duchaussoy  •  Anne Brochet

Les Spécialistes (1985)

While being transferred to another prison, two convicts - Stéphane Carella and Paul Brandon - effect a miraculous escape. They are pursued across the Verdon Gorge before ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Bernard Giraudeau  •  Gérard Lanvin  •  Christiane Jean  •  Maurice Barrier

Les Bronzés (1978)

Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. Games, competitions, outings, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte
CAST:  Josiane Balasko  •  Marie-Anne Chazel  •  Luis Rego  •  Michel Blanc

Dogora: Ouvrons les yeux (2004)

Director Patrice Leconte weaves an impressionistic, sensorial tapestry of existence in and around early 21st-century Cambodia. Journeying through the country's farmlands, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Patrice Leconte