Maruschka Detmers

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Maruschka Detmers (born 16 December 1962, Schoonebeek) is a Dutch actress. She moved to France as a teenager, where she captured the attention of director Jean-Luc Godard. In 1983, she made her dramatic debut under Godard's direction in Prénom Carmen. Other noteworthy films include Hanna's War (1988) and The Mambo Kings (1992), but she is best known for her role in 1986's Devil in the Flesh. Description above from the Wikipedia article Maruschka Detmers, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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First Name: Carmen (1983)

The protagonist is Carmen X, a female member of a terrorist gang. She asks her uncle Jean, a washed-up film director if she can borrow his beachside house to make a film with some friends, but they are in fact planning to rob a bank. During the robbery she falls in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Luc Godard
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Jacques Bonnaffé  •  Myriem Roussel  •  Christophe Odent

The protagonist is Carmen X, a female member of a terrorist gang. She asks her uncle Jean, a washed-up film director if she can borrow his beachside house to make a film with some friends, but they are in fact planning to rob a bank. During the robbery she falls in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Luc Godard
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Jacques Bonnaffé  •  Myriem Roussel  •  Christophe Odent

The Mambo Kings (1992)

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The Mambo Kings tells the story of César and Nestor Castillo, brothers and aspiring musicians who flee from Cuba to America in search of the American Dream.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arne Glimcher
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Armand Assante  •  Cathy Moriarty  •  Maruschka Detmers

The Mambo Kings tells the story of César and Nestor Castillo, brothers and aspiring musicians who flee from Cuba to America in search of the American Dream.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arne Glimcher
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Armand Assante  •  Cathy Moriarty  •  Maruschka Detmers

Devil in the Flesh (1986)

An Italian high school student becomes infatuated with a woman he sees outside his class window. Her fiancée is in jail for being involved in a radical movement, and she spends much time in court providing moral support. At first she resists the student's advances, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Bellocchio
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Federico Pitzalis  •  Anita Laurenzi  •  Alberto Di Stasio

An Italian high school student becomes infatuated with a woman he sees outside his class window. Her fiancée is in jail for being involved in a radical movement, and she spends much time in court providing moral support. At first she resists the student's advances, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Bellocchio
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Federico Pitzalis  •  Anita Laurenzi  •  Alberto Di Stasio

Old Goriot (2004)

A poor but ambitious young man arrives in Paris and settles down in the boarding house run by Madame Vauquer. He soon gets to know the guests: Victorine Taillefer, a young lady her rich father refuses to recognize; Horace Bianchon, a medical student; Monsieur ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe
CAST:  Charles Aznavour  •  Tchéky Karyo  •  Malik Zidi  •  Maruschka Detmers

A poor but ambitious young man arrives in Paris and settles down in the boarding house run by Madame Vauquer. He soon gets to know the guests: Victorine Taillefer, a young lady her rich father refuses to recognize; Horace Bianchon, a medical student; Monsieur ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe
CAST:  Charles Aznavour  •  Tchéky Karyo  •  Malik Zidi  •  Maruschka Detmers

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DIRECTION:  Leander Haußmann
CAST:  Tom Schilling  •  Christian Sengewald  •  Julia Dietze  •  Peter Jordan

Deux (1989)

The manager of a contemporary music composer falls in love with the real estate agent with whom he is looking for a house in Paris. But both have been used to living an independent life: they want to marry but at the same time, are afraid of marriage  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Zidi
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Michelle Goddet  •  François Cluzet

The manager of a contemporary music composer falls in love with the real estate agent with whom he is looking for a house in Paris. But both have been used to living an independent life: they want to marry but at the same time, are afraid of marriage  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Zidi
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Michelle Goddet  •  François Cluzet

Hanna's War (1988)

Hanna's War is the true story of Hanna Senesh, a Hungarian-Jewish WW2 resistance fighter, who would become Israel's "Joan of Arc". As a young person, she fled Nazi-occupied Hungary for Palestine, where she was recruited and trained by the British to serve as a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Anthony Andrews  •  Donald Pleasence

Hanna's War is the true story of Hanna Senesh, a Hungarian-Jewish WW2 resistance fighter, who would become Israel's "Joan of Arc". As a young person, she fled Nazi-occupied Hungary for Palestine, where she was recruited and trained by the British to serve as a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Anthony Andrews  •  Donald Pleasence

Jean Moulin, une affaire française (2003)

Drama set in the Second World War, focused on Jean Moulin, hero, martyr and symbol of the French resistance and the patriotism during the dark years of Nazi occupation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Aknine
CAST:  Francis Huster  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Hubert Saint-Macary  •  Mélanie Laurent

Drama set in the Second World War, focused on Jean Moulin, hero, martyr and symbol of the French resistance and the patriotism during the dark years of Nazi occupation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pierre Aknine
CAST:  Francis Huster  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Hubert Saint-Macary  •  Mélanie Laurent

Comme des rois (1997)

Two Polish brothers arrive in Paris with dreams of becoming rich and famous, and sure enough, they are soon participating in some forgotten film festival as a producer and a director -- but will this get them anywhere?  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Velle
CAST:  Stéphane Freiss  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Mariusz Pujszo  •  Thierry Lhermitte

Two Polish brothers arrive in Paris with dreams of becoming rich and famous, and sure enough, they are soon participating in some forgotten film festival as a producer and a director -- but will this get them anywhere?  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Velle
CAST:  Stéphane Freiss  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Mariusz Pujszo  •  Thierry Lhermitte

The Vengeance of the Winged Serpent (1984)

An international intrigue with terrorists threatening to blow up the presidents of the most powerful countries.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Oury
CAST:  Coluche  •  Josiane Balasko  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Luis Rego

An international intrigue with terrorists threatening to blow up the presidents of the most powerful countries.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Oury
CAST:  Coluche  •  Josiane Balasko  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Luis Rego

St. Pauli Nacht (1999)

Sometimes your fate lies in the hands of those you meet. Filled with promising ambitions, shattered dreams, love and revenge and in the end hope, the story reveals how tangibly interconnected our induividual fates really are. Cabby Robby drives in and around St ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sönke Wortmann
CAST:  Ill-Young Kim  •  Armin Rohde  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Florian Lukas

Sometimes your fate lies in the hands of those you meet. Filled with promising ambitions, shattered dreams, love and revenge and in the end hope, the story reveals how tangibly interconnected our induividual fates really are. Cabby Robby drives in and around St ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sönke Wortmann
CAST:  Ill-Young Kim  •  Armin Rohde  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Florian Lukas

Blaze (1991)

All of Europe was affected by the Great Depression of the 1930s, but some parts were hurt less badly than others. France, for instance, was relatively prosperous. In this grim drama, a sturdy Polish boxer and his family have settled into a mining town in northern ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Barbier
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Tolsty  •  Thierry Fortineau

All of Europe was affected by the Great Depression of the 1930s, but some parts were hurt less badly than others. France, for instance, was relatively prosperous. In this grim drama, a sturdy Polish boxer and his family have settled into a mining town in northern ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Barbier
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Tolsty  •  Thierry Fortineau

How Good the Whites Are (1988)

The humanitarian aid expedition "Angeles Azules" (Blue Angels), comprising twelve Europeans and six trucks loaded with provisions to alleviate hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa, advances across the continent. As a result of the difficulties the team encounters, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Michele Placido  •  Juan Diego  •  Jean-François Stévenin

The humanitarian aid expedition "Angeles Azules" (Blue Angels), comprising twelve Europeans and six trucks loaded with provisions to alleviate hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa, advances across the continent. As a result of the difficulties the team encounters, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Michele Placido  •  Juan Diego  •  Jean-François Stévenin

Rewind (1998)

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DIRECTION:  Sergio Gobbi
CAST:  Raoul Bova  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Niels Arestrup  •  Cécile Pallas

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DIRECTION:  Sergio Gobbi
CAST:  Raoul Bova  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Niels Arestrup  •  Cécile Pallas

La Pirate (1984)

Shortly after returning home one evening with her husband, Alma is visited by her one-time lesbian lover Carole. In the ensuing emotional torrent, Alma allows herself to be abducted by Carole and taken to a hotel, pursued by a young girl - an unnamed friend of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon
CAST:  Jane Birkin  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Andrew Birkin  •  Philippe Léotard

Shortly after returning home one evening with her husband, Alma is visited by her one-time lesbian lover Carole. In the ensuing emotional torrent, Alma allows herself to be abducted by Carole and taken to a hotel, pursued by a young girl - an unnamed friend of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon
CAST:  Jane Birkin  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Andrew Birkin  •  Philippe Léotard

The Shooter (1995)

A CIA agent gets caught up in political intrigue after he gets brought in to solve the murder of a Cuban ambassador.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Dolph Lundgren  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Assumpta Serna  •  Gavan O'Herlihy

A CIA agent gets caught up in political intrigue after he gets brought in to solve the murder of a Cuban ambassador.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Dolph Lundgren  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Assumpta Serna  •  Gavan O'Herlihy

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CAST:  Bernard Giraudeau  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Michel Aumont  •  Sergio Peris-Mencheta

School's Out (2008)

A few days before the baccalaureate, a high school student decides to settle accounts with the most cowardly teacher in the school.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frédéric Berthe
CAST:  Théo Frilet  •  Valentine Catzéflis  •  Michel Blanc  •  Bernadette Lafont

A few days before the baccalaureate, a high school student decides to settle accounts with the most cowardly teacher in the school.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frédéric Berthe
CAST:  Théo Frilet  •  Valentine Catzéflis  •  Michel Blanc  •  Bernadette Lafont

Ventoux (2015)

A group of friends reunite after 30 years to climb the Mont Ventoux again. Memories to a happy youth but also new discoveries from the past. One person is not present at the reunion. Why is that? What happened?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicole van Kilsdonk
CAST:  Abbey Hoes  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Jonas Smulders  •  Wim Opbrouck

A group of friends reunite after 30 years to climb the Mont Ventoux again. Memories to a happy youth but also new discoveries from the past. One person is not present at the reunion. Why is that? What happened?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicole van Kilsdonk
CAST:  Abbey Hoes  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Jonas Smulders  •  Wim Opbrouck

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DIRECTION:  Bettina Woernle
CAST:  Maruschka Detmers  •  Anna Stieblich  •  Markus Knüfken  •  Holger Gotha
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