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Yves Allégret (1907–1987)

Yves Allégret was born on October 13, 1907 in Asnières-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He was a director and writer, known for The Proud and the Beautiful (1953), Dédée d'Anvers (1948) and The Best Part (1955). He was married to Simone Signoret, Renée Naville and Michèle Cordoue. He died on January 31, 1987 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 79) in Paris, France

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Dédée d'Anvers
Dédée d'Anvers Director
The Best Part
The Best Part Director
Box of Dreams
Box of Dreams Director


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 1977 Orzowei, il figlio della savana (TV Mini-Series)
 1973 Graine d'ortie (TV Series)
 1970 Invasion
 1967 Max le débonnaire (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 Johnny Banco
 1963 Germinal
 1962 Konga Yo
 1955 The Best Part
 1955 Oasis
 1952 The Seven Deadly Sins (segment "Luxure, La/Lust")
 1952 Leathernose
 1951 Miracles Only Happen Once (as Yves Allegret)
 1950 Manèges
 1946 Dawn Devils
 1945 Box of Dreams
 1943 Two Shy Ones (as Yves Champlain)
 1939 Jeunes filles de France (Documentary short) (unconfirmed)
 1932 Ténérife (Documentary short)
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Yves Allegret | Yves Champlain

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Began as assistant to Jean Renoir and became noted in his own right during the 1940's for directing slick film noir-type thrillers. See more »

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