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'Tis Pity She's a Whore (original spelling: 'Tis Pitty Shee's a Whore) is a tragedy written by John Ford.
A Better Tomorrow is a 1986 Hong Kong crime film, directed by John Woo, and starring Ti Lung, Leslie Cheung and Chow Yun-fat.
Actors (original title: Les Acteurs) is a 2000 French comedy film directed by Bertrand Blier.
Adieu l’ami (also known as Farewell, Friend, reissued as Honor Among Thieves) is a 1968 French-Italian film directed by Jean Herman and produced by Serge Silberman, with a screenplay by Sebastien Japrisot.
Agnès Varda (born 30 May 1928) is a Belgian-born French film director.
Alain Cavalier (born 14 September 1931) is a French film director.
Alain Jessua (16 January 1932 – 30 November 2017) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Albert III the Pious of Bavaria-Munich (27 March 1401 – 29 February 1460), since 1438 Duke of Bavaria-Munich.
Aleksandr Alov (Александр Александрович Алов) (September 26, 1923 – December 12, 1983) was a Soviet film director and screenwriter, he was granted the honorary title of People's Artist of the USSR in 1983 (together with Vladimir Naumov).
Alexandre Dumas (born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie; 24 July 1802 – 5 December 1870), also known as Alexandre Dumas, père ("father"), was a French writer.
Baroness Alida Maria Laura Altenburger von Marckenstein-Frauenberg (31 May 1921 – 22 April 2006), better known by her stage name Alida Valli (or simply Valli), was an Italian actress who appeared in more than 100 films, including Mario Soldati's Piccolo mondo antico, Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case, Carol Reed's The Third Man, Michelangelo Antonioni's Il Grido, Luchino Visconti's Senso, Bernardo Bertolucci's 1900 and Dario Argento's Suspiria.
Ann-Margret Olsson (born April 28, 1941), known professionally simply as Ann-Margret, is a Swedish-American actress, singer, and dancer.
Anne Parillaud (born 6 May 1960) is a French actress, who has appeared in 30 films since 1977.
Annie Girardot (25 October 1931 – 28 February 2011) was a three-time César Award winning French actress.
Anouchka Delon (born November 25, 1990) is a French-Dutch actress.
An anthology film (also known as an omnibus film, package film, or portmanteau film) is a subgenre of films consisting of several different short films, often tied together by only a single theme, premise, or brief interlocking event (often a turning point).
Anthony William Lars Asquith (9 November 1902 – 20 February 1968) was a leading English film director.
Anthony Delon (born September 30, 1964) is a French-American actor, and son of actors Alain Delon and Nathalie Delon (Francine Canovas).
Antonio Rodolfo Oaxaca Quinn (April 21, 1915 – June 3, 2001), more commonly known as Anthony Quinn, was a Mexican-American actor, painter and writer.
Any Number Can Win (Mélodie en sous-sol) is a 1963 French crime drama film directed by Henri Verneuil.
Arielle Dombasle (born April 27, 1953)Her year of birth has been a subject of much debate, and various sources have given dates ranging from 1953-1958.
Armaguedon (Quel giorno il mondo tremerà) is a French-Italian crime-thriller film starring Alain Delon.
Arthur Schnitzler (15 May 1862 – 21 October 1931) was an Austrian author and dramatist.
Asterix at the Olympic Games (Astérix aux Jeux Olympiques) is a 2008 French fantasy comedy film directed by Frédéric Forestier and Thomas Langmann, and written by Langmann, Alexandre Charlot, and Frank Magnier, based on characters from René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo's Astérix comic series.
Attention, The Kids Are Watching (Attention, les enfants regardent, also known as Careful, The Children Are Watching) is a 1978 French drama film starring Alain Delon.
Édouard Molinaro (13 May 1928 – 7 December 2013) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Édouard Niermans (born 10 November 1943) is a French film director, screenwriter and actor.
Île-de-France ("Island of France"), also known as the région parisienne ("Parisian Region"), is one of the 18 regions of France and includes the city of Paris.
Be Beautiful But Shut Up (Sois belle et tais-toi) is a French black-and-white crime comedy film made in 1958, directed by Marc Allégret.
Benoît Poelvoorde (born 22 September 1964) is a Belgian actor and comedian.
Bernard-Henri Lévy (born 5 November 1948) is a French public intellectual, media personality, and author.
Bertrand Blier (born 14 March 1939) is a French film director and writer.
Boomerang (Comme un boomerang, Il figlio del gangster) is a 1976 French-Italian crime film starring Alain Delon, Carla Gravina and Charles Vanel and directed by José Giovanni.
Borsalino & Co. is a 1974 French crime film directed by Jacques Deray and starring Alain Delon, Riccardo Cucciolla and Daniel Ivernel.
Borsalino is a 1970 gangster film directed by Jacques Deray and starring Alain Delon, Jean-Paul Belmondo and Catherine Rouvel.
Bosley Crowther (July 13, 1905 – March 7, 1981) was an American journalist and author who was film critic for The New York Times for 27 years.
André Bourvil, born André Robert Raimbourg (27 July 1917, Prétot-Vicquemare, France – 23 September 1970, Paris), often known mononymously as Bourvil, was a French actor and singer best known for his roles in comedy films, most notably in his collaboration with Louis de Funès in the films Le Corniaud (1965) and La Grande Vadrouille (1966).
In the motion picture industry, a "box office bomb" or "box office flop" is a film that is considered highly unsuccessful or unprofitable during its theatrical run, often following significant hype regarding its cost, production, or marketing efforts.
Brigitte Auber (born 27 April 1928) is a French actress who has worked on stage, film and TV in Europe.
Brigitte Anne-Marie Bardot (born 28 September 1934) is a French actress, singer, dancer, and fashion model, who later became an animal rights activist.
Brigitte Fossey (born June 15, 1946) is a French actress.
Burton Stephen Lancaster (November 2, 1913 – October 20, 1994) was an American actor and producer.
A cameo role or cameo appearance (often shortened to just cameo) is a brief appearance or voice part of a known person in a work of the performing arts, typically unnamed or appearing as themselves.
Cannes (Canas) is a city located on the French Riviera.
The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world.
The Republic and Canton of Geneva (République et canton de Genève; Rèpublica et canton de Geneva; Republik und Kanton Genf; Repubblica e Canton di Ginevra; Republica e chantun Genevra) is the French-speaking westernmost canton or state of Switzerland, surrounded on almost all sides by France.
The 26 cantons of Switzerland (Kanton, canton, cantone, chantun) are the member states of the Swiss Confederation.
Carlos Monzón (August 7, 1942 – January 8, 1995) was an Argentine professional boxer who held the Undisputed World Middleweight Championship for 7 years.
Carom Shots (Carambolages) is a 1963 French comedy film directed by Marcel Bluwal.
Catherine Deneuve (born 22 October 1943) is a French actress as well as an occasional singer, model and producer.
Catherine Rouvel (born Catherine Vitale; 31 August 1939 in Marseille) is an acclaimed French actress.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
The César Award is the national film award of France.
The César Award for Best Actress (French: César de la meilleure actrice) is one of the César Awards, presented annually by the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma to recognize the outstanding performance in a leading role of an actress who has worked within the French film industry during the year preceding the ceremony.
The winners and nominees of the César Award for Best Film (French: César du meilleur film).
The chambered nautilus, Nautilus pompilius, also called the pearly nautilus, is the best-known species of nautilus.
Charles Bronson (born Charles Dennis Buchinsky; Karolis Dionyzas Bučinskis; November 3, 1921 – August 30, 2003) was an American actor.
Chêne-Bougeries is a municipality in the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
Chow Yun-fat, SBS (born 18 May 1955), previously known as Donald Chow, is a Hong Kong actor.
Christian Dior (21 January 1905 – 24 October 1957) was a French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one of the world's top fashion houses, also called Christian Dior, which is now owned by Groupe Arnault.
Christian-Jaque (byname of Christian Maudet; 4 September 1904 – 8 July 1994) was a French filmmaker.
Christine is a 1958 film, based on the novel Liebelei by Arthur Schnitzler.
Christine Boisson (born 8 April 1956 in Salon-de-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône) is a French actress.
The Cinémathèque Française is a French film organization that holds one of the largest archives of film documents and film-related objects in the world.
Claude Brasseur (born 15 June 1936) is a French actor.
Claude Marcelle Jorré, better known as Claude Jade (8 October 1948 – 1 December 2006), was a French actress.
Claude Jacqueline Pompidou (13 November 1912 – 3 July 2007) was the wife of President of France Georges Pompidou.
Claudia Cardinale (born 15 April 1938) is an Italian Tunisian film actress and sex symbol who appeared in some of the most acclaimed European films of the 1960s and 1970s, mainly Italian or French, but also in several English films.
Claudine Auger (born Claudine Oger; 26 April 1941) is a French actress best known for her role as Bond girl Dominique "Domino" Derval in the James Bond film Thunderball (1965).
Clovis Cornillac (born 16 August 1968) is a French actor, film director and screenwriter.
The Corsicans (Corsican, Italian and Ligurian: Corsi; French: Corses) are the native people and ethnic group originating in Corsica, a Mediterranean island and a territorial collectivity of France.
Creezy is a 1974 French film directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre and starring Alain Delon.
Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens (13 December 191518 June 1982) was a German-Austrian stage and film actor.
Iolanda Cristina Gigliotti (17 January 1933 – 3 May 1987), better known as Dalida (داليدا), was a French-Italian-Egyptian singer and actress who spent most of her career in France.
Dancing Machine is a 1990 French thriller film starring Alain Delon.
A dandy, historically, is a man who places particular importance upon physical appearance, refined language, and leisurely hobbies, pursued with the appearance of nonchalance in a cult of self.
Danielle Yvonne Marie Antoinette Darrieux (1 May 1917 – 17 October 2017) was a French actress of stage, television and film, as well as a singer and dancer.
David Lowell Rich (August 31, 1920 – October 21, 2001) was an American film director and producer.
David O. Selznick (May 10, 1902June 22, 1965) was an American film producer, screenwriter and film studio executive.
Day and Night (Le Jour et la Nuit) is a 1997 French drama film directed by philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy and starring Alain Delon, Lauren Bacall, Arielle Dombasle and Francisco Rabal.
Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti; June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an American singer, actor, comedian and film producer.
Death of a Corrupt Man (Mort d'un pourri and also known as The Twisted Detective and To Kill a Rat) is a 1977 French crime film directed by Georges Lautner and starring Alain Delon.
Diabolically Yours (Diaboliquement vôtre) is a 1967 French-German-Italian film starring Alain Delon and Senta Berger.
Domiziana Giordano (born 4 September 1959) is an Italian artist, actress, photographer and video artist.
Dual role (also known as double role, triple role and multiple role) refers to one actor playing two or more roles, which may be deliberately scripted in a play or film, or merely be a by-product of a low budget.
Duccio Tessari (11 October 1926 – 6 September 1994) was an Italian director, screenwriter and actor, considered one of the fathers of spaghetti westerns.
The Dutch (Dutch), occasionally referred to as Netherlanders—a term that is cognate to the Dutch word for Dutch people, "Nederlanders"—are a Germanic ethnic group native to the Netherlands.
Easy, Down There! (Doucement les basses, L'uomo di Saint-Michael) is a 1971 French-Italian comedy film starring Alain Delon.
Eau Sauvage is a perfume for men produced by Parfums Christian Dior created by perfumer Edmond Roudnitska.
Edwige Feuillère (29 October 1907 – 13 November 1998) was a distinguished French stage and film actress.
Famous Love Affairs (Les Amours célèbres, Amori celebri) is a 1961 French-Italian anthology film starring Alain Delon, Brigitte Bardot and Jean Paul Belmondo.
Fantasia Among the Squares is a 1971 French film.
Fiona Gélin is a French actress.
The First Indochina War (generally known as the Indochina War in France, and as the Anti-French Resistance War in Vietnam) began in French Indochina on 19 December 1946, and lasted until 20 July 1954.
Flic Story Il était une fois un flic is a French crime thriller released on October 1, 1975, based on the autobiography of the same name written by French police detective Roger Borniche.
For a Cop's Hide (Pour la peau d'un flic) is a 1981 French crime-thriller film starring and directed by Alain Delon.
François Marcantoni (28 May 1920 in Alzi, Corsica – 17 August 2010 in Paris) was a Corsican gangster, member of French resistance, a bank robber and a writer.
Francis Ford Coppola (born April 7, 1939) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter and film composer.
Frédéric Forestier (born 1969) is a French director.
The French Fourth Republic was the republican government of France between 1946 and 1958, governed by the fourth republican constitution.
The French Navy (Marine Nationale), informally "La Royale", is the maritime arm of the French Armed Forces.
The Fusiliers Marins ("Naval Fusiliers") are specialized French naval infantry trained for combat in land and coastal regions.
Gayle Hunnicutt (born February 6, 1943), is an American film, television and stage actress, who was based in the United Kingdom for many years.
Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu (born 27 December 1948) is a French actor.
Gérard Pirès (born 31 August 1942) is a French film director and writer.
Geneva (Genève, Genèva, Genf, Ginevra, Genevra) is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and the most populous city of the Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland.
The Geneva Citizens' Movement (Mouvement Citoyens Genevois), abbreviated to MCG, is a populist political party in the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland.
George Segal (born February 13, 1934) is an American actor and musician.
Georges Lautner (24 January 1926 – 22 November 2013) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Georges Jean Raymond Pompidou (5 July 19112 April 1974) was Prime Minister of France from 1962 to 1968—the longest tenure in the position's history—and later President of the French Republic from 1969 until his death in 1974.
Georges Joseph Christian Simenon (13 February 1903 – 4 September 1989) was a Belgian writer.
Germans (Deutsche) are a Germanic ethnic group native to Central Europe, who share a common German ancestry, culture and history.
Giacomo Girolamo Casanova (or; 2 April 1725 – 4 June 1798) was an Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice.
Gian Maria Volonté (9 April 1933 – 6 December 1994) was an Italian actor, remembered for his outspoken left-wing leanings and fiery temper on and off-screen.
Giancarlo Giannini (born 1 August 1942) is an Italian actor and voice-over artist.
The Golden Bear (Goldener Bär) is the highest prize awarded for the best film at the Berlin International Film Festival.
The Golden Globe for New Star of the Year – Actor was an award given by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association at their annual Golden Globe Awards.
Eugene Luther Gore Vidal (born Eugene Louis Vidal; October 3, 1925 – July 31, 2012) was an American writer and public intellectual known for his patrician manner, epigrammatic wit, and polished style of writing.
Guy Gilles born Guy Chiche (25 August 1938 - 3 February 1996) was a French film director.
Hauts-de-Seine (literally Seine Heights) is a department of France.
Henri Verneuil, born Ashot Malakian (15 October 1920 – 11 January 2002), was a French-Armenian playwright and filmmaker, who made a successful career in France.
Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.
Icy Breasts (Les seins de glace, Esecutore oltre la legge, also known as Someone Is Bleeding) is a 1974 French-Italian crime-thriller film written and directed by Georges Lautner and starring Alain Delon.
In Search of Lost Time (À la recherche du temps perdu) – previously also translated as Remembrance of Things Past – is a novel in seven volumes, written by Marcel Proust (1871–1922).
Is Paris Burning? (Paris brûle-t-il ?) is a 1966 French-American epic historical war film directed by René Clément, starring an ensemble cast, about the liberation of Paris in August 1944 by the French Resistance and the Free French Forces during World War II.
Jack Cardiff, OBE, BSC (18 September 1914 – 22 April 2009) was a British cinematographer, director and photographer.
Jack Palance (born Volodymyr Palahniuk (Володимир Палагню́к); February 18, 1919 – November 10, 2006) was an American actor and singer.
Jacques Bar (12 September 1921, Châteauroux – 19 January 2009, Boulogne-Billancourt) was a French film producer who made more than 80 films.
Jacques Chaban-Delmas (7 March 1915 – 10 November 2000) was a French Gaullist politician.
Jacques Deray (February 19, 1929 in Lyon – August 9, 2003 in Boulogne-Billancourt) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Jane Mallory Birkin, OBE (born 14 December 1946) is an English actress, singer, songwriter, and model.
Jane Seymour Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model and fitness guru.
Jean Chapot (1930–1998) was a French actor and screenwriter.
Jean Freustié, also known as Jean Pierre Teurlay (October 3, 1914 Libourne (Gironde) – 1983) was a French writer and literary critic.
Jean Gabin (17 May 190415 November 1976) was a French actor and sometime singer.
Jean Vautrin (17 May 1933 – 16 June 2015), real name Jean Herman, was a French writer, filmmaker and film critic.
Jean-Louis Xavier Trintignant (born 11 December 1930) is a French actor, screenwriter and director who has enjoyed international acclaim.
Jean-Luc Godard (born 3 December 1930) is a French-Swiss film director, screenwriter and film critic.
Jean-Paul Belmondo (born 9 April 1933) is a French actor initially associated with the New Wave of the 1960s and one of the biggest French film stars of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.
Jean-Pierre Melville (born Jean-Pierre Grumbach; 20 October 1917 – 2 August 1973) was a French filmmaker.
Jeanne Moreau (23 January 1928 – 31 July 2017) was a French actress, singer, screenwriter and director.
Jeff is a 1969 French-Italian film starring Alain Delon.
Jeremy John Irons (born 19 September 1948) is an English actor.
Joanna Shimkus, Lady Poitier (born 30 October 1943), is a Canadian actress and is married to American actor and diplomat Sidney Poitier.
John Ford (1586c. 1639) was an English playwright and poet of the Jacobean and Caroline eras born in Ilsington in Devon, England.
John Garfield (born Jacob Julius Garfinkle, March 4, 1913 – May 21, 1952) was an American actor who played brooding, rebellious, working-class characters.
John Woo SBS (Wu Yu-seng; Ng Yu-sum (Cantonese); born May 1, 1946) is a Chinese-born Hong Kong film director, writer, and producer.
José Giovanni (22 June 1923, Paris, France – 24 April 2004, Lausanne, Switzerland) was the pseudonym of Joseph Damiani, a French writer and film-maker of Corsican origin who became a naturalized Swiss citizen in 1986.
Joseph Walton Losey III (January 14, 1909June 22, 1984) was an American theatre and film director, born in Wisconsin.
The Journal officiel de la République française (JORF or JO) is the government gazette of the French Republic.
Joy House (French title: Les Félins / UK title: The Love Cage) is a 1964 black-and-white mystery/thriller film starring Jane Fonda, Alain Delon, and Lola Albright.
Julien Duvivier (8 October 1896, Lille – 29 October 1967, Paris) was a French film director.
Gaius Julius Caesar (12 or 13 July 100 BC – 15 March 44 BC), known by his cognomen Julius Caesar, was a Roman politician and military general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire.
L'Eclisse ("The Eclipse") is a 1962 Italian drama film written and directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and starring Alain Delon and Monica Vitti.
La Piscine (The Swimming Pool) is a 1969 Italian-French film directed by Jacques Deray, starring Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Maurice Ronet and Jane Birkin.
La prima notte di quiete, released in USA as Indian Summer (from the phrase Der Nachsommer, an insignia of Goethe) is a 1972 Italian and French drama film directed by Valerio Zurlini.
La Vie en Rose (A literal translation of "La Vie en Rose" is "Life in Pink", a figurative reference to rose-colored glasses. La Môme)La Môme refers to Piaf's nickname "La Môme Piaf" (meaning "baby sparrow, birdie, little sparrow") is a 2007 French biographical musical film about the life of French singer Édith Piaf.
Lauren Bacall (born Betty Joan Perske; September 16, 1924 – August 12, 2014) was an American actress known for her distinctive voice and sultry looks.
Lawrence of Arabia is a 1962 epic historical drama film based on the life of T. E. Lawrence.
Le Battant is a 1983 French crime film starring and directed by Alain Delon.
Le Cercle Rouge ("The Red Circle") is a 1970 Franco-Italian crime film set mostly in Paris.
Le choc (The Shock) is a 1982 French crime thriller film directed by Robin Davis and starring Alain Delon, Catherine Deneuve, and Philippe Léotard.
The Sicilian Clan (original French title: Le clan des siciliens) is a 1969 French crime film directed by Henri Verneuil and starring Jean Gabin, Lino Ventura and Alain Delon.
Le Gang (La gang del parigino) is a 1977 French-Italian film starring Alain Delon.
Le Samouraï (originally released as The Godson in the US) is a 1967 neo-noir crime film written and directed by Jean-Pierre Melville.
Lea Massari, born Anna Maria Massetani (30 June 1933) is an Italian actress and singer.
The Legion of Honour, with its full name National Order of the Legion of Honour (Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur), is the highest French order of merit for military and civil merits, established in 1802 by Napoléon Bonaparte and retained by all the divergent governments and regimes later holding power in France, up to the present.
Leon Trotsky (born Lev Davidovich Bronstein; – 21 August 1940) was a Russian revolutionary, theorist, and Soviet politician.
Let Sleeping Cops Lie also known as Don't Wake a Sleeping Cop (French: Ne réveillez pas un flic qui dort) is a French crime film released in 1988, directed by José Pinheiro, starring Alain Delon and Michel Serrault.
Angiolino Giuseppe Pasquale Ventura (14 July 1919 – 22 October 1987) was an Italian actor who starred mainly in French films.
This is a list of notable actors and actresses from France.
This is a list of people associated with the modern Switzerland and the Old Swiss Confederacy.
Lost Command is a 1966 war film starring Anthony Quinn, Alain Delon, George Segal, Michèle Morgan, Maurice Ronet and Claudia Cardinale.
Louis Marie Malle (30 October 1932 – 23 November 1995) was a French film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Love at Sea (L’Amour à la mer) is a 1965 French film written and directed by Guy Gilles.
Luchino Visconti di Modrone, Count of Lonate Pozzolo (2 November 1906 – 17 March 1976), was an Italian theatre, opera and cinema director, as well as a screenwriter.
Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.
When a person (traditionally the wife in many cultures) assumes the family name of his or her spouse, that name replaces the person's birth surname, which in the case of the wife is called the maiden name (birth name is also used as a gender-neutral or masculine substitute for maiden name), whereas a married name is a family name or surname adopted by a person upon marriage.
Man in a Hurry (L'Homme pressé, L'ultimo giorno d'amore, released in UK as The Hurried Man) is a 1977 French-Italian drama film directed by Édouard Molinaro and starring Alain Delon and Mireille Darc.
Marc Allégret (22 December 1900 – 3 November 1973) was a French screenwriter, photographer and film director.
Marcel Bluwal (born 25 May 1925) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust (10 July 1871 – 18 November 1922), known as Marcel Proust, was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental novel À la recherche du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time; earlier rendered as Remembrance of Things Past), published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927.
Marco Polo (1254January 8–9, 1324) was an Italian merchant, explorer, and writer, born in the Republic of Venice.
Marianne Evelyn Gabriel Faithfull (born 29 December 1946) is an English singer, songwriter and actress.
Marie Laforêt (born Maïténa Marie Brigitte Doumenach, on 5 October 1939 in Soulac-sur-Mer, Gironde) is a French singer and actress.
Marion Cotillard (born 30 September 1975) is a French actress, singer-songwriter, musician, environmentalist, and spokesperson for Greenpeace who achieved international fame with the film La Vie en Rose (2007).
Mark Robson (4 December 1913 – 20 June 1978) was a Canadian-born film director, producer, and editor.
The Markovic affair was a political scandal in France in the late 1960s, involving French President Georges Pompidou and movie star Alain Delon.
Marlon Brando Jr. (April 3, 1924 – July 1, 2004) was an American actor and film director.
MDNA is the twelfth studio album by American singer Madonna, released on March 23, 2012, by Interscope Records.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (initialized as MGM or hyphenated as M-G-M, also known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or simply Metro, and for a former interval known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, or MGM/UA) is an American media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of feature films and television programs.
Michael Gordon (born Irving Kunin Gordon; September 6, 1909 – April 29, 1993) was an American stage actor and stage and film director.
Robert Michael Winner (30 October 1935 – 21 January 2013) was an English film director and producer, and a restaurant critic for The Sunday Times.
Michèle Morgan (29 February 1920 – 20 December 2016) was a French film actress, who was a leading lady for three decades in both French cinema and Hollywood features.
Michel Jacques Boisrond (9 October 1921, Châteauneuf-en-Thymerais – 10 November 2002, La Celle-Saint-Cloud) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Michelangelo Antonioni, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (29 September 1912 – 30 July 2007), was an Italian film director, screenwriter, editor, and short story writer.
Mimsy Farmer (born February 28, 1945) is an American actress, artist and sculptor.
Miou-Miou (born Sylvette Herry on 22 February 1950) is a French actress.
Mireille Darc (15 May 1938 – 28 August 2017) was a French model and actress.
Monica Vitti (born 3 November 1931) is an Italian actress best known for her starring roles in films directed by Michelangelo Antonioni during the early 1960s.
Monsieur Klein (Mr. Klein) is a 1976 French film directed by Joseph Losey, with Alain Delon starring in the title role.
Edward Montgomery "Monty" Clift (October 17, 1920 – July 23, 1966) was an American actor.
The Moscow International Film Festival (Моско́вский междунаро́дный кинофестива́ль, translit. Moskóvskiy myezhdoonaródniy kinofyestivál; abbreviated as MIFF) is the film festival first held in Moscow in 1935 and became regular since 1959.
Multiple citizenship, dual citizenship, multiple nationality or dual nationality, is a person's citizenship status, in which a person is concurrently regarded as a citizen of more than one state under the laws of those states.
Mylène Demongeot (born Marie-Hélène Demongeot; 29 September 1935) is a French actress with a career spanning six decades.
Nathalie Marie Andrée Baye (born 6 July 1948) is a French film, television and stage actress.
Nathalie Delon (born Francine Canovas on 1 August 1941, Oujda) is a French model and actress, former wife of Alain Delon, mother of Anthony Delon and grandmother of Alyson Le Borges.
The National Order of Merit (Ordre national du Mérite) is a French order of merit with membership awarded by the President of the French Republic, founded on 3 December 1963 by President Charles de Gaulle.
The National Rally (Rassemblement national, RN), formerly known as the National Front (Front national,; FN) until 2018, is a right-wing populist and nationalist political party in France.
Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988), known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer, songwriter, musician, model, and actress.
Nouvelle Vague (English: New Wave) is a 1990 French film written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard.
Once a Thief is a 1965 crime film directed by Ralph Nelson and starring Alain Delon, Ann-Margret, Van Heflin and Jack Palance.
One Hundred and One Nights (Les cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma) is a 1995 French comedy film directed by Agnès Varda.
Ornella Muti (born 9 March 1955) is an Italian actress.
Ottavia Piccolo (born 9 October 1949) is an Italian theatre and film actress.
Our Story (original title: Notre histoire) is a 1984 French drama film starring Alain Delon and Nathalie Baye.
The Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival.
Parole de flic (UK title Cop's Honour) is a 1985 French crime film directed by José Pinheiro and produced by and starring Alain Delon.
"Parole parole" is a duet song by Gianni Ferrio, Leo Chiosso and Giancarlo Del Re.
Patrice Leconte (born 12 November 1947) is a French film director, actor, comic strip writer, and screenwriter.
Patricia Highsmith (January 19, 1921 – February 4, 1995) was an American novelist and short story writer best known for her psychological thrillers, including her series of five novels based on the character of Tom Ripley.
Pierre Gaspard-Huit (29 November 1917 – 1 May 2017) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Pierre Granier-Deferre (27 July 1927, Paris – 16 November 2007) was a French film director.
Prunelli-di-Fiumorbo is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Purple Noon (Original: Plein soleil) (Italian: Delitto in pieno sole) (a. k. a. Full Sun, Blazing Sun, Lust for Evil, and Talented Mr. Ripley) is a 1960 French-Italian film directed by René Clément, loosely based on the 1955 novel The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith.
Ralph Nelson (August 12, 1916 – December 21, 1987) was an American film and television director, producer, writer, and actor.
Ray Stark (October 3, 1915 – January 17, 2004) was one of the most successful and prolific independent film producers in postwar Hollywood.
Red Sun (French: Soleil rouge) is a 1971 French-Italian-Spanish Western film directed by Terence Young.
René Clément (18 March 1913 – 17 March 1996) was a French film director and screenwriter.
Richard Burton, CBE (born Richard Walter Jenkins Jr.; 10 November 19255 August 1984) was a Welsh actor.
Robert Georgio Enrico (13 April 1931 – 23 February 2001) was a French film director and scriptwriter best known for making the Oscar-winning short An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (1961).
Robert John Wagner Jr. (born February 10, 1930) is an American actor of stage, screen, and television, best known for starring in the television shows It Takes a Thief (1968–70), Switch (1975–78), and Hart to Hart (1979–84).
Robert Hudson Walker (October 13, 1918 – August 28, 1951) was an American actor,Obituary Variety, September 5, 1951, page 75.
Robin Davis (born 29 March 1943) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Rocco and His Brothers, Rocco e i suoi fratelli, is a 1960 Italian film directed by Luchino Visconti, inspired by an episode from the novel Il ponte della Ghisolfa by Giovanni Testori.
Roger Borniche (born 7 June 1919 in Vineuil-Saint-Firmin, Oise) was a French detective of the Sûreté nationale and author.
Romy Schneider (23 September 1938 – 29 May 1982) was a film actress born in Vienna who held German and French citizenship.
David Samuel Peckinpah (February 21, 1925 – December 28, 1984) was an American film director and screenwriter who achieved prominence following the release of the Western epic The Wild Bunch (1969).
Sceaux is a commune in the southern suburbs of Paris, France.
Scorpio is a 1973 spy film directed by Michael Winner and starring Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon and Paul Scofield.
Sir Thomas Sean Connery (born 25 August 1930) is a retired Scottish actor and producer who has won an Academy Award, two BAFTA Awards (one of them being a BAFTA Academy Fellowship Award) and three Golden Globes (including the Cecil B. DeMille Award and a Henrietta Award).
Seine was a department of France encompassing Paris and its immediate suburbs.
Send a Woman When the Devil Fails is a film adaptation of Jean Amila's novel "Sans attendre Godot".
Senta Berger (born 13 May 1941) is an Austrian film, stage and television actress, producer and author.
Serge Leroy (14 May 1937 – 27 May 1993) was a French film director and screenwriter.
The Service de Documentation Extérieure et de Contre-Espionnage (External Documentation and Counter-Espionage Service), abbreviated SDECE, was France's external intelligence agency from 6 November 1944 to 2 April 1982, when it was replaced by the Directorate-General for External Security (DGSE).
Seven Arts Productions was a production company which made films for release by other studios.
A sex symbol is a famous person or fictional character widely regarded to be very sexually attractive.
Shirley MacLaine (née Beaty; born April 24, 1934) is an American film, television and theater actress, singer, dancer, activist and author.
Shock Treatment (Traitement de choc) is a 1973 French drama film directed by Alain Jessua.
Simone Signoret (25 March 192130 September 1985) was a French cinema actress often hailed as one of France's greatest film stars.
Sonia Petrovna (name also credited as Petrova and Petrowa) (born 13 January 1952) is a French dancer and actress (film, television and theatre).
Sophie Renoir (born 1964) is a French actress.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
Spirits of the Dead (Tre passi nel delirio, Histoires extraordinaires) is an "omnibus" film comprising three segments.
Sir William Stanley Baker (28 February 192828 June 1976) was a Welsh actor and film producer.
Stéphane Audran (born Colette Suzanne Dacheville; 8 November 1932 – 27 March 2018) was a French film and television actress, known for her performances in award-winning movies such as The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972) and Babette's Feast (1987) and in critically acclaimed films like The Big Red One (1980) and Violette Nozière (1978).
Stevan Marković (Стеван Марковић; 10 May 1937 in Belgrade, Kingdom of Yugoslavia, today Serbia – 1 October 1968 in Paris, France) was a bodyguard for movie star Alain Delon.
Terence Steven McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980) was an American actor.
Sue Mengers (September 2, 1932 – October 15, 2011) was a talent agent for many significant filmmakers and actors of the New Hollywood generation of the 1960s, 1970s and early 1980s.
Susan Blakely (born September 7, 1948) is an American actress and model.
Swann in Love (Un amour de Swann, Eine Liebe von Swann), is a 1984 Franco-German film directed by Volker Schlöndorff.
Swiss citizenship is the status of being a citizen of Switzerland and it can be obtained by birth or naturalisation.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a sovereign state in Europe.
Sydne Rome (born March 17, 1951) is a United States-born, Italy-based film actress.
Sylvia Maria Kristel (28 September 1952 17 October 2012) was a Dutch model and actress who appeared in over 50 films.
Teheran 43 is a 1981 USSR-France-Switzerland drama film made by Mosfilm, Mediterraneo Cine and Pro Dis Film, directed by Aleksandr Alov and Vladimir Naumov.
Shaun Terence Young (20 June 1915 – 7 September 1994) was a British film director and screenwriter best known for directing three James Bond films, including the first two films in the series, Dr. No (1962) and From Russia with Love (1963), as well as Thunderball (1965).
Texas Across The River is a 1966 western film comedy/satire with Dean Martin, Alain Delon, Rosemary Forsyth and Joey Bishop.
The Assassination of Trotsky is a 1972 British film, directed by Joseph Losey with a screenplay by Nicholas Mosley.
The Black Tulip (French: La Tulipe noire) is a French-Italian-Spanish film which indeed reused some names in the novel of the same title by Alexandre Dumas but its story does not follow the novel.
The Burned Barns (Les Granges brûlées) is a 1973 French drama film directed by Jean Chapot.
The Christian Science Monitor (CSM) is a nonprofit news organization that publishes daily articles in electronic format as well as a weekly print edition.
The Criterion Collection, Inc. (or simply Criterion) is an American home video distribution company which focuses on licensing "important classic and contemporary films" and selling them to film aficionados.
Le Diable et les Dix Commandements (The Devil and the Ten Commandments), is a French comedy-drama film from 1963, directed by Julien Duvivier, written by David Alexander and Michel Audiard, starring Michel Simon and Louis de Funès (uncredited).
The Girl on a Motorcycle (French: La motocyclette), also known as Naked Under Leather, is a 1968 British-French film starring Alain Delon and Marianne Faithfull and featuring Roger Mutton, Marius Goring and Catherine Jourdan.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Gypsy (Le Gitan, Lo zingaro) is a 1975 French-Italian crime-drama film written and directed by José Giovanni.
The Joy of Living (Che gioia vivere, Quelle joie de vivre) is a 1961 Italian-French comedy film directed by René Clément.
The Last Adventure (Les Aventuriers) is a 1967 drama film directed by Robert Enrico.
The Leopard (Il Gattopardo, "The Serval"; alternative title: Le Guépard) is a 1963 Italian epic period drama film by director Luchino Visconti, based on Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa's novel of the same title.
The Love Mates (Madly) is a 1970 French romance film starring Alain Delon and Mireille Darc.
The Medic (Le Toubib) is a 1979 French film directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre, adapted from the novel Harmonie ou les horreurs de la guerre by Jean Freustié.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Night of the Iguana is a stage play written by American author Tennessee Williams, based on his 1948 short story.
The Passage (Le Passage) is a 1986 French supernatural thriller film starring Alain Delon.
The Queen Is Dead is the third studio album by English rock band the Smiths.
The Return of Casanova (Le Retour de Casanova) is a 1992 French comedy film directed by Édouard Niermans.
The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982.
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The Teddy Bear (L'ours en peluche, L’orso di peluche) is a 1994 French-Italian thriller-drama film directed by Jacques Deray.
The Unvanquished (L'Insoumis, literally "Missing without leave") is a 1964 film noir directed by Alain Cavalier and starring Alain Delon opposite Lea Massari.
The Widow Couderc (La veuve Couderc) is a 1971 French drama film based on the novel of the same name by Georges Simenon.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce is a 1964 dramatic composite film written by Terence Rattigan, produced by Anatole de Grunwald and directed by Anthony Asquith, the trio responsible for The V.I.P.s (1963).
This Property Is Condemned is a 1966 American drama film starring Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Kate Reid, Charles Bronson, Robert Blake, and Mary Badham, and directed by Sydney Pollack.
Thomas Langmann (born 24 May 1971) is a French film producer and actor, known for producing The Artist (2011), for which he received an Academy Award for Best Picture as producer in 2012.
Trois hommes à abattre (Three Men to Kill) is a French crime film released in 1980, directed by Jacques Deray, starring Alain Delon with Dalila Di Lazzaro.
Thomas "Tom" Ripley is a fictional character in a series of crime novels by American novelist Patricia Highsmith, as well as several film adaptations.
Tony Arzenta (internationally released as Big Guns and No Way Out) is a 1973 Italian noir film directed by Duccio Tessari.
was a Japanese actor who appeared in almost 170 feature films.
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Two Men in Town (Deux hommes dans la ville a.k.a. Two Against the Law) is a 1973 Franco-Italian film directed by José Giovanni.
Un flic (A Cop, also known as Dirty Money) is a 1972 French film, the last directed by Jean-Pierre Melville.
Une chance sur deux is a French film directed by Patrice Leconte, released in 1998, and starring Jean-Paul Belmondo, Alain Delon and Vanessa Paradis.
Ursula Andress (born 19 March 1936) is a Swiss film and television actress, former model and sex symbol, who has appeared in American, British and Italian films.
Valerio Zurlini (19 March 1926 – 26 October 1982) was an Italian film director, stage director and screenwriter.
Emmett Evan "Van" Heflin Jr. (December 13, 1908 – July 23, 1971) was an American theatre, radio and film actor.
Vanessa Chantal Paradis (born 22 December 1972) is a French singer-songwriter, musician, actress and model.
Véronique Jannot (born 7 May 1957) is a French actress and singer.
Vladimir Naumovich Naumov (Влади́мир Нау́мович Нау́мов; born 6 December 1927, Leningrad, Soviet Union) is a Russian film director and writer.
Volker Schlöndorff (born 31 March 1939) is a German filmmaker who has worked in Germany, France and the United States.
Le chemin des écoliers is a 1959 French film starring Alain Delon.
Women are Weak (Faibles femmes, Le donne sono deboli) is a 1959 French-Italian film featuring Alain Delon.
Yves Allégret (13 October 1905 – 31 January 1987) was a French film director, often working in the film noir genre.
Ivo Livi, better known as Yves Montand (13 October 1921 – 9 November 1991), was an Italian-French actor and singer.
Zekial Marko (1933–2008) was an American writer who specialised in crime stories, often under the pen name of John Trinian.
Zorro (Spanish for "Fox") is a fictional character created in 1919 by American pulp writer Johnston McCulley, and appearing in works set in the Pueblo of Los Angeles during the era of Spanish California (1769–1821).
Zorro is a 1975 spaghetti Western film based on the character created by Johnston McCulley.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, doing business as 20th Century Fox, is an American film studio currently owned by 21st Century Fox.
The 45th annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 9 to 22 February 1995.