Search results for "Simone Signoret"

Madame Rosa (1977) RT 83% / Audience 94%

Madame Rosa lives in a sixth-floor walkup in the Pigalle; she's a retired prostitute, Jewish and an Auschwitz survivor, a foster mom to children of other prostitutes. Momo is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moshé Mizrahi
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Samy Ben-Youb  •  Gabriel Jabbour

Grin Without a Cat (1977)

French essay film focusing on global political turmoil in the 1960s and '70s, particularly the rise of the New Left in France and the development of socialist movements in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Chris Marker
CAST:  Laurence Guvillier  •  Davos Hanich  •  François Maspero  •  Yves Montand

Police Python 357 (1976) RT Audience 87%

A tough but honest cop must clear his name after a corrupt colleague implicates him in a murder in this French thriller. Ferrot is a hard-as-nails police detective who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alain Corneau
CAST:  Yves Montand  •  François Périer  •  Simone Signoret  •  Stefania Sandrelli

The Flesh of the Orchid (1975)

No description available yet.

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Patrice Chéreau
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Bruno Cremer  •  Edwige Feuillère  •  Simone Signoret

The Burned Barns (1973)

The body of a young woman is discovered near a farm. The judge Larcher is in charge and thinks that the farmers (Rose and Pierre) have a link with the murder.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jean Chapot
CAST:  Alain Delon  •  Simone Signoret  •  Bernard Le Coq  •  Miou-Miou

The Widow Couderc (1971)

No description available yet.

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pierre Granier-Deferre
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Alain Delon  •  Ottavia Piccolo  •  Jean Tissier

The Cat (1971) RT Audience 25%

Courbevoie (France), 1971. Julien Bouin, a former typographist, and his wife Clemence, who used to perform in a circus, hardly talk to each other in their small house, soon to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Granier-Deferre
CAST:  Jean Gabin  •  Simone Signoret  •  Annie Cordy  •  Jacques Rispal

The Confession (1970) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2015

The vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, knowing he's being watched and followed, is one day arrested and put into solitary confinement by his blackmailers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Costa-Gavras
CAST:  Yves Montand  •  Simone Signoret  •  Gabriele Ferzetti  •  Michel Vitold

Army of Shadows (1969)

Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier (Lino Ventura) finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Melville
CAST:  Lino Ventura  •  Paul Meurisse  •  Jean-Pierre Cassel  •  Simone Signoret

The Sea Gull (1968) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Film adaptation of Anton Chekhov's story of life in rural Russia during the latter part of the 19th century.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  James Mason  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Simone Signoret  •  David Warner

The Deadly Affair (1966) RT Audience 61%

Charles Dobbs is a British secret agent investigating the apparent suicide of Foreign Office official Samuel Fennan. Dobbs suspects that Fennan's wife, Elsa, a survivor of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  James Mason  •  Simone Signoret  •  Maximilian Schell  •  Harriet Andersson

Ship of Fools (1965) RT 81% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship's Dr. Schumann, who falls in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kramer
CAST:  Vivien Leigh  •  Simone Signoret  •  José Ferrer  •  Lee Marvin

Term of Trial (1962) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Weir, an alcoholic schoolteacher, whose criminal record for refusing to fight during the Second World War has prevented him from progressing further in his teaching career, is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Glenville
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Simone Signoret  •  Sarah Miles  •  Terence Stamp

Les Mauvais Coups (1961)

No description available yet.

DIRECTION:  François Leterrier
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Reginald Kernan  •  Alexandra Stewart  •  Marcello Pagliero

Adua and Friends (1960)

When a brothel closes because of new laws, four of the prostitutes decide to go into business running a restaurant. They discover they cannot escape their past.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonio Pietrangeli
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Sandra Milo  •  Emmanuelle Riva  •  Gina Rovere

Room at the Top (1959) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Dec 1999

In late 1940s Yorkshire, England, ambitious young man Joe Lampton (Laurence Harvey), who has just moved from the dreary factory town of Dufton, arrives in Warnley, to assume a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jack Clayton
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Laurence Harvey  •  Heather Sears  •  Donald Wolfit

The Crucible (1957) RT 67% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Salem, 1692. Industrious farmer, John Proctor, has twice made love to 17-year-old Abigail, a youth he and his wife have taken in. (His wife Elisabeth has rebuffed him for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Raymond Rouleau
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Yves Montand  •  Mylène Demongeot  •  Alfred Adam

Death in the Garden (1956)

Amid a revolution in a South American mining outpost, a band of fugitives - a roguish adventurer, a local hooker, a priest, an aging diamond miner and his deaf-mute daughter - ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Luis Buñuel
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Charles Vanel  •  Georges Marchal  •  Michel Piccoli

Les Diaboliques (1955)

The cruel and abusive headmaster of a boarding school, Michel Delassalle (Paul Meurisse), becomes the target of a murder plot hatched by an unlikely duo -- his meek wife (Vera ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Henri-Georges Clouzot
CAST:  Simone Signoret  •  Véra Clouzot  •  Paul Meurisse  •  Charles Vanel