Patrick Dewaere

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Themroc (1973)

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 into a virtual cave.  (more)

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

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 into a virtual cave.  (more)

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

Going Places (1974)

Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeoisie holds dear, whether it’s cars, peace of mind, or daughters. Marie-Ange, a jaded, passive ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Blier
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Miou-Miou  •  Jeanne Moreau

Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeoisie holds dear, whether it’s cars, peace of mind, or daughters. Marie-Ange, a jaded, passive ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Blier
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Miou-Miou  •  Jeanne Moreau

F as in Fairbanks (1976)

André Fragman, nicknamed "Fairbanks" after his childhood idol by his film projectionist father, returns home from military service. He meets and falls in love with Marie, an aspiring actress who is rehearsing for a stage production of 'Alice in Wonderland'. All ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maurice Dugowson
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Miou-Miou  •  Michel Piccoli  •  John Berry

André Fragman, nicknamed "Fairbanks" after his childhood idol by his film projectionist father, returns home from military service. He meets and falls in love with Marie, an aspiring actress who is rehearsing for a stage production of 'Alice in Wonderland'. All ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maurice Dugowson
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Miou-Miou  •  Michel Piccoli  •  John Berry

Psy (1981)

Marc runs a psychotherapy course at a large country house belonging to his wife Colette. His clients are depressed and his job is to cure them of their neuroses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe de Broca
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Anny Duperey  •  Jean-François Stévenin  •  Catherine Frot

Marc runs a psychotherapy course at a large country house belonging to his wife Colette. His clients are depressed and his job is to cure them of their neuroses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe de Broca
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Anny Duperey  •  Jean-François Stévenin  •  Catherine Frot

A Bad Son (1980)

Bruno is released from prison. He looks for a job and tries to start a new life. His first stop is at his father's apartment.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Sautet
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Yves Robert  •  Brigitte Fossey  •  Claire Maurier

Bruno is released from prison. He looks for a job and tries to start a new life. His first stop is at his father's apartment.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Sautet
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Yves Robert  •  Brigitte Fossey  •  Claire Maurier

Heat of Desire (1981)

In France in the near future, revolt and chaos erupt. A right-wing politician, Philippe Muphand, is set to take control when his lady friend Caroline walks out, announcing she will take up with the first fool she sees. The fool is Serge Laine, a professor and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luc Béraud
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Clio Goldsmith  •  Jeanne Moreau  •  Guy Marchand

In France in the near future, revolt and chaos erupt. A right-wing politician, Philippe Muphand, is set to take control when his lady friend Caroline walks out, announcing she will take up with the first fool she sees. The fool is Serge Laine, a professor and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luc Béraud
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Clio Goldsmith  •  Jeanne Moreau  •  Guy Marchand

The Best Way to Walk (1976)

In a vacation camp somewhere in the French country, 1960. Marc et Philippe are two of the counsellors. Marc is very virile, while Philippe is more reserved. A night, Marc surprises Philippe dressed and made-up like a woman. From now on, he will keep on humiliating ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Miller
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Patrick Bouchitey  •  Christine Pascal  •  Claude Piéplu

In a vacation camp somewhere in the French country, 1960. Marc et Philippe are two of the counsellors. Marc is very virile, while Philippe is more reserved. A night, Marc surprises Philippe dressed and made-up like a woman. From now on, he will keep on humiliating ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Miller
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Patrick Bouchitey  •  Christine Pascal  •  Claude Piéplu

Lily aime-moi (1975)

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DIRECTION:  Maurice Dugowson
CAST:  Jean-Michel Folon  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Rufus  •  Zouzou

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DIRECTION:  Maurice Dugowson
CAST:  Jean-Michel Folon  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Rufus  •  Zouzou

Paradise for All (1982)

Doctor Valois has invented the "flashage", a cure for depressed people. After having tested it on monkeys, he tries with a first human patient, Alain Durieux. This is great success, everybody's happy except may be Alain's wife, Jeanne, who's worrying about the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Jessua
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Jacques Dutronc  •  Fanny Cottençon  •  Stéphane Audran

Doctor Valois has invented the "flashage", a cure for depressed people. After having tested it on monkeys, he tries with a first human patient, Alain Durieux. This is great success, everybody's happy except may be Alain's wife, Jeanne, who's worrying about the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Jessua
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Jacques Dutronc  •  Fanny Cottençon  •  Stéphane Audran

Judge Fayard Called the Sheriff (1977)

Jean-Marie Fayard is a young examining magistrate in a large provincial french city. He belongs to that generation of judges who are endeavoring to re-adapt the notion of justice to our changing times. His methods are not agreeable to every one. Criticism and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Boisset
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Aurore Clément  •  Philippe Léotard  •  Michel Auclair

Jean-Marie Fayard is a young examining magistrate in a large provincial french city. He belongs to that generation of judges who are endeavoring to re-adapt the notion of justice to our changing times. His methods are not agreeable to every one. Criticism and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Boisset
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Aurore Clément  •  Philippe Léotard  •  Michel Auclair

The Key Is in the Door (1978)

Marie (Annie Girardot) teaches high school and has a 16-year-old daughter in her class. Divorced some years previously, she has some vague egalitarian notions about friendship with her students and leaves her door open to them. One of her protégés is found beaten ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Boisset
CAST:  Annie Girardot  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Stéphane Jobert  •  Eléonore Klarwein

Marie (Annie Girardot) teaches high school and has a 16-year-old daughter in her class. Divorced some years previously, she has some vague egalitarian notions about friendship with her students and leaves her door open to them. One of her protégés is found beaten ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Boisset
CAST:  Annie Girardot  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Stéphane Jobert  •  Eléonore Klarwein

Victory March (1976)

The drawbacks and difficulties of military life are explored in this film. Paolo Passeri is a college graduate, somewhat spoiled, somewhat effete, who finds himself in an officer training program under the stern martinet, Captain Asciutto. He gradually becomes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Bellocchio
CAST:  Michele Placido  •  Franco Nero  •  Miou-Miou  •  Patrick Dewaere

The drawbacks and difficulties of military life are explored in this film. Paolo Passeri is a college graduate, somewhat spoiled, somewhat effete, who finds himself in an officer training program under the stern martinet, Captain Asciutto. He gradually becomes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco Bellocchio
CAST:  Michele Placido  •  Franco Nero  •  Miou-Miou  •  Patrick Dewaere

Hotel America (1981)

Helene, a pill-addicted anesthesiologist, is mourning the death of her boyfriend when, through a car accident she causes, she chances to meet the lethargic Gilles, a young man who lives for free at his mother's hotel. Gilles pursues Helene romantically, and she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  André Téchiné
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Etienne Chicot  •  Sabine Haudepin

Helene, a pill-addicted anesthesiologist, is mourning the death of her boyfriend when, through a car accident she causes, she chances to meet the lethargic Gilles, a young man who lives for free at his mother's hotel. Gilles pursues Helene romantically, and she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  André Téchiné
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Etienne Chicot  •  Sabine Haudepin

Serie Noire (1979)

Franck Poupart is a slightly neurotic door-to-door salesman in a sinister part of Paris' suburbs. He meets Mona, a teenager, who's been made a prostitute by her own aunt. Franck would like to change his life and also save Mona from her aunt. Murder is the only solution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Corneau
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Bernard Blier  •  Marie Trintignant  •  Myriam Boyer

Franck Poupart is a slightly neurotic door-to-door salesman in a sinister part of Paris' suburbs. He meets Mona, a teenager, who's been made a prostitute by her own aunt. Franck would like to change his life and also save Mona from her aunt. Murder is the only solution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Corneau
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  Bernard Blier  •  Marie Trintignant  •  Myriam Boyer

The Married Couple of the Year Two (1971)

Nicolas Philibert goes to America after killing a French aristocrat. On his return he tries to divorce his wife, Charlotte, but when he sees others trying to woo her his own interest is rekindled.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Paul Rappeneau
CAST:  Jean-Paul Belmondo  •  Marlène Jobert  •  Laura Antonelli  •  Sami Frey

Nicolas Philibert goes to America after killing a French aristocrat. On his return he tries to divorce his wife, Charlotte, but when he sees others trying to woo her his own interest is rekindled.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Paul Rappeneau
CAST:  Jean-Paul Belmondo  •  Marlène Jobert  •  Laura Antonelli  •  Sami Frey

The Deadly Trap (1971)

An industrial-espionage group calls on a retired spy living with his wife and children in Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  René Clément
CAST:  Faye Dunaway  •  Frank Langella  •  Barbara Parkins  •  Karen Blanguernon

An industrial-espionage group calls on a retired spy living with his wife and children in Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  René Clément
CAST:  Faye Dunaway  •  Frank Langella  •  Barbara Parkins  •  Karen Blanguernon

Traffic Jam (1979)

A large international cast takes part in this comedy in which the stories of numerous individuals whose cars are stalled in a massive Roman traffic jam are told.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luigi Comencini
CAST:  Annie Girardot  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Alberto Sordi  •  Marcello Mastroianni

A large international cast takes part in this comedy in which the stories of numerous individuals whose cars are stalled in a massive Roman traffic jam are told.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luigi Comencini
CAST:  Annie Girardot  •  Patrick Dewaere  •  Alberto Sordi  •  Marcello Mastroianni

Plucking the Daisy (1956)

Due to an urgent need of money, Agnes participates in an amateur striptease contest. Her new boyfriend, Daniel, who is a reporter by profession, covers the contest for his magazine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Allégret
CAST:  Daniel Gélin  •  Brigitte Bardot  •  Robert Hirsch  •  Jacques Dumesnil

Due to an urgent need of money, Agnes participates in an amateur striptease contest. Her new boyfriend, Daniel, who is a reporter by profession, covers the contest for his magazine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Allégret
CAST:  Daniel Gélin  •  Brigitte Bardot  •  Robert Hirsch  •  Jacques Dumesnil

Hothead (1979)

Delightful French comedy about a talented soccer player whose foul temper causes him to be cut from the team, lose his job and even be banned from his favorite bar.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Jacques Annaud
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  France Dougnac  •  Dorothée Jemma  •  Maurice Barrier

Delightful French comedy about a talented soccer player whose foul temper causes him to be cut from the team, lose his job and even be banned from his favorite bar.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Jacques Annaud
CAST:  Patrick Dewaere  •  France Dougnac  •  Dorothée Jemma  •  Maurice Barrier

Beau Pere (1981)

Rémi is a man trapped in a deteriorating marriage. When his wife is unexpectedly killed in a car accident, Rémi is left with his stepdaughter, Marion, who chooses to stay with him rather than live with her birth father. After the initial shock passes, Rémi is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Blier
CAST:  Ariel Besse  •  Maurice Ronet  •  Geneviève Mnich  •  Maurice Risch

Rémi is a man trapped in a deteriorating marriage. When his wife is unexpectedly killed in a car accident, Rémi is left with his stepdaughter, Marion, who chooses to stay with him rather than live with her birth father. After the initial shock passes, Rémi is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Blier
CAST:  Ariel Besse  •  Maurice Ronet  •  Geneviève Mnich  •  Maurice Risch
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