Jean Renoir's Films

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Whirlpool of Fate (1925)
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After her father's death and her uncle having drunk all the inheritance, Virginia is left alone. She... (71 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Nana (1926)
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When the vivacious and beautiful Nana bombs at the Théâtre des Variétés, she embarks on the life of a courtesan, using her allure and charisma to entice and pleasure men. (150 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Charleston Parade (1927 Short Film)
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Shot in three days, this surreal, erotic silent short shows a native white girl teaching a futuristic African airman the Charleston dance. (17 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Marquitta (1927)
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Street singer Marquitta is Prince Vlasco's mistress. He overlooks her humble origins until an expensive jewelry disappears and she gets blamed... (70 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
“ Lost film ” - KasparM
 
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The Little Match Girl (1928 Short Film)
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An impoverished girl tries to sell matches on NYE. Shivering with cold and unable to sell her wares, she sits in a sheltered nook. Striking a match to keep warm, she sees things in the flame. (40 mins.)
 
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The Sad Sack (1928)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Tournament (1928)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Le bled (1929)
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(104 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Baby's Laxative (1931)
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(46 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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La Chienne (1931)
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Cashier Maurice Legrand is married to Adele, a terror. By chance, he meets Lucienne, "Lulu", and makes her his mistress... (91 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Night at the Crossroads (1932)
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(75 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Boudu Saved from Drowning (1932)
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Boudu, a tramp, jumps into the Seine. He is rescued by Mr Lestingois, a gentle and good bookseller, who gives shelter to him... (85 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Chotard and Company (1933)
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François Chotard , wholesale grocer , gives his daughter in marriage to Julien Collinet , a writer who prefers dreaming to working... (83 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Madame Bovary (1934)
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Soon after the death of his first wife (whose dowry was inadequate), Charles Bovary, a country doctor in Normandy... (101 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Toni (1935)
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In the 1920s, the Provence is a magnet for immigrants seeking work in the quarries or in agriculture... (81 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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A Day in the Country (1936 Short Film)
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The family of a Parisian shop-owner spends a day in the country. The daughter falls in love to a man at the inn, where they spend the day. (40 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936)
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A man and a woman arrive in a cafe-hotel near the belgian frontier. The customers recognize the man from the police's description... (80 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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La vie est à nous (1936 Documentary)
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A propaganda film of the communist party of France, showing who the comrades help the proletarian people against the capitalists... (66 mins.)
 
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The Lower Depths (1936)
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A charismatic thief makes friends with a bankrupt baron who comes to live in the thief's slum. Meanwhile the thief seeks the love of a young woman, who is held emotionally captive by her slumlord family. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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La Grande Illusion (1937)
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During the first World War, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German P.O.W. camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are sent to a seemingly impenetrable fortress which seems impossible to escape from. (114 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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La Marseillaise (1938)
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A news-reel like movie about early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of individual people... (135 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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La Bête Humaine (1938)
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In this classic adaptation of Emile Zola's novel, a tortured train engineer falls in love with a troubled married woman who has helped her husband commit a murder. (100 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Rules of the Game (1939)
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A bourgeois life in France at the onset of World War II, as the rich and their poor servants meet up at a French chateau. (110 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Swamp Water (1941)
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A hunter happens upon a fugitive and his daughter living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the... (88 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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This Land Is Mine (1943)
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A mild-mannered school-teacher in a Nazi-occupied town during W.W.II finds himself being torn between collaboration and resistance. (103 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Salute to France (1944 Short Film)
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(34 mins.)
 
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The Southerner (1945)
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The life of the poor Tucker family, that worked as cotton pluggers and decided to get their own ground, but nature is against them. (92 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Diary of a Chambermaid (1946)
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Celestine, the chamber-maid, has a new job in the country, at the Lanlaires. She has decided to use her beauty to seduce a wealthy man... (86 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Woman on the Beach (1947)
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A Coast Guardsman suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress becomes involved with a beautiful and enigmatic seductress married to a blind painter. (71 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The River (1951)
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Three adolescent girls growing up in Bengal, India, learn their lessons in life after falling for an older American soldier. (99 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Golden Coach (1952)
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In Peru in the eighteenth century. Camilla, the star of a theater company, hesitates between three men... (103 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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French Cancan (1954)
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This comedy drama from Jean Renoir chronicles the revival of Paris' most notorious dance as it tells the story of a theater producer who turns a humble washerwoman into a star at the Moulin Rouge. (102 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Elena and Her Men (1956)
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Polish countess Elena falls in love to a Frensh radical party's candidate, a general, in pre world war I Paris, but another officer pines for her. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Experiment in Evil (1959 TV Movie)
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Mr. Joly, doctor Cordelier's lawyer, is amazed to discover that his client and friend leaves his possessions to a stranger, Opale, a sadistic criminal. He needs this man to prove that people's behavior can be adjusted at will... (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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Picnic on the Grass (1959)
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Etienne Alexis, a candidate for president of the new Europe, is a scientist promoting artificial insemination... (91 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Elusive Corporal (1962)
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An upper-class corporal from Paris is captured by the Germans when they invade France in 1940. Assisted... (90 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
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The Little Theatre of Jean Renoir (1970 TV Movie)
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Made for television, this film consists of four parts: Part One, "The Last Christmas Dinner," is about... (100 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir