THE FRENCH CINEMA PART II :JEAN MARAIS

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1.
Stealing Beauty (1996)
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After her mother commits suicide, nineteen year old Lucy Harmon travels to Italy to have her picture painted... (118 mins.)
 
2.
Les Misérables (1995)
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A variation on Victor Hugo's classic novel by means of the story of a man whose life is affected by and somewhat duplicated by the Hugo story of the beleaguered Jean Valjean. (175 mins.)
Director: Claude Lelouch
 
3.
Les enfants du naufrageur (1992)
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Eight children of a wrecker live together on a strange island, in a supernatural happiness. Until their... (99 mins.)
Director: Jérôme Foulon
 
4.
Lien de parenté (1986)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Willy Rameau
 
5.
Parking (1985)
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This film is an update of Jean Cocteau's Orpheus, set in the world of 1980s rock. (95 mins.)
Director: Jacques Demy
 
6.
Joseph Balsamo (1973 Mini-Series)
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(255 mins.)
 
7.
Donkey Skin (1970)
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A fairy godmother helps a princess disguise herself so she won't have to marry a man she doesn't love. (91 mins.)
Director: Jacques Demy
 
8.
Le paria (1969)
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Traumatized by the War of Algeria and by the accidental death of his wife and his son, Manu left the right road... (102 mins.)
Director: Claude Carliez
 
9.
Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard (1967)
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Fantomas wants to collect money from scottish rich' for letting them live. The French inspector (Louis... (104 mins.)
 
10.
Seven Guys and a Gal (1967)
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Italy during the Napoleonic wars: A French General and his Adjutant are separated from their unit get beyond the enemy lines. There they meet Carlotta the resolute daughter of an Italian Count, who cannot withstand the charm of the French. (90 mins.)
 
11.
Fantomas Unleashed (1965)
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When Professor Marchand, a famous scientist, mysteriously disappears, the commissioner, Juve, immediately suspects Fantomas. (94 mins.)
 
12.
Killer Spy (1965)
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(95 mins.)
 
13.
Fantomas (1964)
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Criminal mastermind Fantômas, a man of a thousand faces, is unhappy with Fandor, a journalist whose written a fictive interview of him... (100 mins.)
 
14.
The Iron Mask (1962)
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The story of the Three Musketeers, D'Artagnan, and the imprisonment in an iron mask of the identical twin of the King of France, Louis XIV. (127 mins.)
Director: Henri Decoin
 
15.
Les mystères de Paris (1962)
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The Marquis Rodolphe de Sombrueil accidentally runs over a working man with his carriage and helps his widow -- unjustly accused of robbery -- to find her missing daughter. (110 mins.)
 
16.
Pontius Pilate (1962)
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The events that culminated with the Passion of Christ seen from the perspective of Pontius Pilate, the Procurator of Judea who unwillingly condemned Christ to death. Based on the biblical Gospel of John. (100 mins.)
 
17.
Romulus and the Sabines (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
The classic story from the early days of Rome where there are no women. Romulus, the founder of Rome... (98 mins.)
Director: Richard Pottier
 
18.
Blood on His Sword (1961)
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Charles le Temeraire asks in marriage Jeanne de Beauvais, daughter of King Louis XI, wishing to get her valuable lands in dowry... (100 mins.)
 
19.
Captain Fracasse (1961)
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The ruined Baron Philippe de Sigognac, meets one day a troupe of traveling actors. Attracted by Isabelle, and by the enthusiasm of his acting companions, he joins the troupe. (108 mins.)
 
20.
Captain Blood (1960)
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The young King Louis XIII is dominated by his mother Marie de Medici and her favorite Concino Concini . Francois de Capestang, a faithful knight falls for the daughter of the Duke of Angouleme that conspires against the Crown by his side. (111 mins.)
 
21.
The Battle of Austerlitz (1960)
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Another of Napoleon's adventures in this epic reconstruction of the battle of Austerlitz, where he had the greatest victory of his career... (166 mins.)
Director: Abel Gance
 
22.
Testament of Orpheus (1960)
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The Poet looks back over his life and work, recalling his inspirations and obsessions. (77 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
23.
Le Bossu (1959)
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Prince Philippe de Gonzague decides to get rid of his cousin Duke de Nevers, having wished for long his properties and wealth. (105 mins.)
 
24.
Life as a Couple (1958)
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The writer Pierre Carot became rich and famous with his book "Life as a Couple", which was based on the loving relationships of four couples... (100 mins.)
Director: Clément Duhour
 
25.
King on Horseback (1958)
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Henri La Tour, a strolling player, is also a daring adventurer. So, when, after accomplishing a brilliant feat... (82 mins.)
Director: Georges Lampin
 
26.
Le Notti Bianche (1957)
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A humble clerk courts a woman who night after night awaits for the return of her lover. (102 mins.)
 
27.
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
 
28.
If Paris Were Told to Us (1956)
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A witty journey through the history of Paris told to a group of students by Sacha Guitry, from its foundation at the time of Caesar to 1955... (130 mins.)
Director: Sacha Guitry
 
29.
Napoleon (1955)
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From 1769 to 1821, Napoléon Bonaparte's life, loves and exceptional destiny but as seen through the eyes of Talleyrand, the cynic and ironic politician, who once was the Emperor of France's Minister of Foreign Affairs. (182 mins.)
Director: Sacha Guitry
 
30.
Royal Affairs in Versailles (1954)
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The history of the palace of Versailles from it's founding to the present. (165 mins.)
Director: Sacha Guitry
 
31.
The Count of Monte Cristo (1954)
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Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison... (183 mins.)
Director: Robert Vernay
 
32.
Julietta (1953)
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Julietta Valendor is a romantic and dreamy girl who accepts with difficulty the fifth-year-old fiancé... (96 mins.)
Director: Marc Allegret
 
33.
Voice of Silence (1953)
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A group of men of differing circumstances and personalities gather at a monastery to undergo a course of spiritual reappraisal... (110 mins.)
 
34.
Leathernose (1952)
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After being hurt in the face, Count de Roger Tinchebraye is forced to hide his disfigured face behind a leather mask... (92 mins.)
Director: Yves Allégret
 
35.
The Glass Castle (1950)
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Evlyne, a judge's young wife, falls in love with Remy, that lives in Paris, during Holidays. After following him in the lovers city... (99 mins.)
Director: René Clément
 
36.
Orpheus (1950)
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A poet in love with Death follows his unhappy wife into the underworld. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
37.
Coriolan (1950)
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Director: Jean Cocteau
 
38.
Les parents terribles (1948)
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When Michel, who's 22, tells his parents he is in love, his mother Yvonne is distraught, believing she... (105 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
39.
The Eagle with Two Heads (1948)
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Political intrigue and psychological drama run parallel. The queen is in seclusion, veiling her face... (93 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
40.
Ruy Blas (1948)
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Exiled from the court of Spain, Don Salluste, the chief of police, wants to take revenge on the Queen... (93 mins.)
Director: Pierre Billon
 
41.
The Royalists (1947)
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(99 mins.)
Director: Henri Calef
 
42.
Beauty and the Beast (1946)
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A beautiful young woman takes her father's place as the prisoner of a mysterious beast, who wishes to marry her. (96 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
43.
Voyage Without Hope (1943)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Christian-Jaque
 
44.
L'éternel retour (1943)
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This is a retelling of Tristan and Isolde, set in 1940s France. The script was written by Jean Cocteau. (107 mins.)
Director: Jean Delannoy
 
45.
Abused Confidence (1937)
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Imposture helps an orphan girl become a lawyer. (88 mins.)
Director: Henry Decoin
 
46.
Bizarre, Bizarre (1937)
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In Victorian London, a Crime Novelist and his Wife fake their disappearance in order to hide from an uptight Anglican Bishop who is leading a campaign against the "evils" of crime fiction. (94 mins.)
Director: Marcel Carné
 
47.
Les hommes nouveaux (1936)
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(110 mins.)