Most Popular Titles With Benoît Magimel
- Movies or TV
1. La Haine (1995)
Not Rated | 98 min | Drama
After local youth Abdel is beaten unconscious by police, a riot ensues on his estate during which a policeman loses his gun. The gun is found by Vinz who threatens he will kill a cop if Abdel dies.
3. Little White Lies (2010)
Not Rated | 154 min | Comedy, Drama
A near-fatal accident leaves one friend in the hospital while the rest go on their annual vacation. But their secrets and personal grief threaten to drive them apart.
5. My Way (2012)
148 min | Biography, Drama, Music
A biopic of French pop star Claude Francois, most famous for co-writing the song 'My Way'. Tracing his life from childhood in Egypt through success in France to his untimely death in Paris in 1978.
6. The Girl Cut in Two (2007)
Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, Thriller
A black comedy centered around a TV weather girl and the two very different men who pursue her.
R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Pierre Niemans faces the threat of the apocalypse while investigating a series of ritual murders.
9. The Children of the Century (1999)
135 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The only thing more outrageous than French novelist George Sand's torrid love affair with the decadent author Alfred de Musset and her affinity for wearing men's clothing, was the content ... See full summary »
11. Traceless (2010)
95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Etienne Meunier is a successful businessman who has money and a beautiful wife. But all is not well in Etienne's immaculate life. He is troubled by a secret that he has been hiding.
12. Paris Lockdown (2007)
107 min | Crime, Thriller
A Parisian criminal gang fall apart after challenges to the gang's leader lessen his influence.
14. The Flower of Evil (2003)
R | 104 min | Drama, Thriller
Three generations of a wealthy Bordeaux family are caught in the crossfire when Anne decides to run for mayor, thanks to a political pamphlet that revives an old murder scandal.
15. The Bridesmaid (2004)
111 min | Thriller, Drama, Romance
A hard-working young man meets and falls in love with his sister's bridesmaid. He soon finds out how disturbed she really is.
16. Déjà mort (1998)
108 min | Crime, Drama
An ambitious young woman meets a group of affluent and feckless guys and together they plan to break into the pornographic industry with her as their star.
20. Inju: The Beast in the Shadow (2008)
105 min | Mystery, Thriller
The writer and college professor, Alexandre Fayard, researches and gives lectures about the gruesome literary work of the mysterious Japanese writer Shundei Oe, considered by him to be the ... See full summary »
Writers: Rampo Edogawa, Jean-Armand Bougrelle, Frédérique Henri, Barbet Schroeder, Eitan Arrusi, Franck Ribière | Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Benoît Magimel, Lika Minamoto, Shun Sugata, Maurice Bénichou
21. The Counsel (2010)
102 min | Thriller
A new lawyer, ambitious and eager to establish himself, takes on a difficult case and wins. Little does he realise that his win might destroy him.
23. Headwinds (2011)
91 min | Drama, Mystery
Sarah tells Paul that she wants out of their marriage; the next day she disappears. A year later and Paul along with their children return to his childhood town to start anew after the loss of his wife and their mother.
25. Life Is a Long Quiet River (1988)
90 min | Comedy
Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families. One family is affluent, with dutiful and (... See full summary »
26. Sky Fighters (2005)
102 min | Adventure, Action
While in an international fair of exhibition of airplanes, a French Mirage 2000 of the last generation vanishes and pilots Antoine "Walk'n" Marchelli and Sebastian "Fahrenheit" Vallois are ... See full summary »
27. For a Woman (2013)
110 min | Drama
The story of the marriage between Michel and Lena, as told by their daughter Anne, with reflections on the mystery of abiding love.
28. The Nest (2002)
R | 107 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Laborie is a high-flying officer in the French special forces. Her mission is to escort Abedin Nexhep, a godfather of the Albanian mafia. Charged with heading a wide-reaching prostitution ... See full summary »
29. Thieves (1996)
R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
In the middle of the night, someone brings Ivan's body home to his wife and his sad-faced, jug-eared son. Through flashbacks, the film discloses the relationships among Ivan and his brother... See full summary »
30. A Single Girl (1995)
90 min | Drama
Early one morning Valerie has to tell her unemployed boyfriend Remi that she is pregnant. She has decided to keep the child, but they argue whether they should break up or not. That same ... See full summary »
31. Strange Gardens (2003)
95 min | Drama, War
France under occupation by the Germans during WW2: Two men inspired by a free France radio broadcast perpetrate an act of sabotage with unwitting consequences for them and their fellow villagers.
33. The King Is Dancing (2000)
115 min | Drama, History, Music
Corbiau repeats the Farinelli formula, artistic rivalry and social private drama expressed in dazzling, sometimes excessively lavish baroque scenery, music and costume, but this time in its... See full summary »
36. Charlie Says (2006)
140 min | Drama
The seemingly separate lives of a group of men intersect entwining the fates of each of them over the course of a week.
38. Lisa (2001)
109 min | Drama, Romance, War
Stumbling across an uncompleted 1939 film called "Princess Marushka", filmmaker Sam becomes intrigued with the young actor Sylvain Marceau, who last appeared in the film. Hoping to discover... See full summary »
39. Duplicity (2005)
98 min | Thriller
The photographer and family man Matyas is married and has a happy life with his beloved wife Claire, who is pregnant and near the delivery, and his young son Pierre. Matyas was raised in an... See full summary »
41. To Matthieu (2000)
108 min | Drama
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 incensed and tries to have him reinstated, in vain. His brother has just got married and, with a child and mortgage on the way, is reluctant to stir up trouble. Likewise, Matthieu's fellow workers refuse to get involved. Then ... See full summary »
42. Resolution 819 (2008 TV Movie)
96 min | History
Resolution 819: Adopted by the Security Council at its 3199th meeting on April 16th, 1993. Resolution 819 tells the compelling story of a young investigator sent to Bosnia in 1995 to ... See full summary »
47. Une minute de silence (1998)
88 min | Drama
In a dying French mining town near the German border, the last miners are preparing to strike. Marek and Mimmo, two young miners and friends, have different views on the impending strike.