Search results for "Xavier Beauvois"

Of Gods and Men (2010) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2011

French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine in Algeria, where they live in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Lambert Wilson  •  Michael Lonsdale  •  Olivier Rabourdin  •  Philippe Laudenbach

Nord (1992)

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DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Xavier Beauvois

Don't Forget You're Going to Die (1995)

Benoit has planned out his life. Unfortunately he has forgotten the military duty. After he is called to duty he tries everything to get around. He goes to a psychiatrist who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Chiara Mastroianni  •  Xavier Beauvois  •  Roschdy Zem  •  Bulle Ogier

The Young Lieutenant (2005)

A rookie policeman from provincial Le Havre volunteers for the high pressure Parisian homicide bureau and is assigned to a middle-aged woman detective.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Nathalie Baye  •  Jalil Lespert  •  Roschdy Zem  •  Antoine Chappey

La Rançon de la gloire (2015)

A criminal duo learns of Charlie Chaplin's death and decides to steal his coffin to hold for a ransom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Peter Coyote  •  Nadine Labaki  •  Chiara Mastroianni  •  Benoît Poelvoorde

To Matthieu (2001)

Matthieu and Eric are two brothers who work at the same factory as their father in Normandy. When his father is dismissed for smoking on the factory floor, Matthieu is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Nathalie Baye  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Fred Ulysse  •  Antoine Chappey

The Guardians (2017)

In this ensemble drama set in rural France, the women of the Paridier farm are left to run it by themselves while their men are off fighting in World War I. But things become ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Beauvois
CAST:  Nathalie Baye  •  Laura Smet  •  Iris Bry  •  Olivier Rabourdin

Ponette (1996) RT 91% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jun 1998

A four-year-old girl must come to terms with the loss of her mother and the reality of death in this award-winning French drama. Little Ponette (Victoire Thivisol) is riding ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon
CAST:  Delphine Schiltz  •  Victoire Thivisol  •  Matiaz Bureau Caton  •  Léopoldine Serre

The Killer (2008)

Leo Zimmermann, a business man from Paris dotes on his daughter. He proposes a strange offer to his killer when he is in town to execute Zimmermann.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cédric Anger
CAST:  Gilbert Melki  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Sophie Cattani  •  Xavier Beauvois

Night Wind (1999)

A housewife's (Catherine Deneuve) affair with a younger man (Xavier Beauvois) goes nowhere.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe Garrel
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Daniel Duval  •  Xavier Beauvois  •  Jacques Lassalle

A Castle in Italy (2013)

Louise meets Nathan, her dreams resurface. It's also the story of her ailing brother, their mother, and the destiny of a leading family of wealthy Italian industrialists. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Valeria Bruni Tedeschi
CAST:  Valeria Bruni Tedeschi  •  Louis Garrel  •  Filippo Timi  •  Marisa Bruni Tedeschi

Turf (2013) RT Audience 14%

This is the story of four French friends: the Greek (an osteopath), Fifi (who lives with his mother), Fortuné (a West Indian) and Freddy (a gambler). They meet up regularly at ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Fabien Onteniente
CAST:  Alain Chabat  •  Édouard Baer  •  Philippe Duquesne  •  Lucien Jean-Baptiste

In a Rush (2012)

Comedy by Louis-Do de Lencquesaing  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Louis-Do de Lencquesaing
CAST:  Louis-Do de Lencquesaing  •  Marthe Keller  •  Valentina Cervi  •  Alice de Lencquesaing

Early One Morning (2011)

Monday morning. Paul Wertret, 50, heads off to his job as a manager at the International Credit and Trade Bank. He arrives at 8 o'clock on the dot, as usual. He enters a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Marc Moutout
CAST:  Jean-Pierre Darroussin  •  Valérie Dréville  •  Xavier Beauvois  •  Yannick Rénier

Farewell, My Queen (2012) RT 92% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jan 2013

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Benoît Jacquot
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Virginie Ledoyen  •  Xavier Beauvois

Les Amoureux (1994)

In this French coming-of-age drama a 15-year old boy breaks free from his fixation with his older half-sister and learns to trust himself and become independent. The story is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catherine Corsini
CAST:  Nathalie Richard  •  Pascal Cervo  •  Olaf Lubaszenko  •  Xavier Beauvois

Villa Amalia (2009) RT 75% / Audience 39%

Ann leaves Thomas and everything else behind when she catches him kissing another woman. With her music and help from Georges, she begins a journey to find herself.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benoît Jacquot
CAST:  Isabelle Huppert  •  Jean-Hugues Anglade  •  Xavier Beauvois  •  Clara Bindi

Day and Night (1997)

Ten years ago, distinguished French author Alexandre (Alain Delon) exchanged his stressful, hectic life in Paris for a more peaceful existence upon a Mexican hacienda with his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bernard-Henri Lévy
CAST:  Alain Delon  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Xavier Beauvois  •  Arielle Dombasle