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Gustave Flaubert (1821–1880)

Gustave Flaubert was born on December 12, 1821, in Rouen, Seine-Inférieure, France. His father was a Medical Doctor and practiced surgery in Rouen, in Hôtel-Dieu (where Flaubert was born). His mother was from an aristocratic Norman family. Young Flaubert received a good private education with emphasis on literature. In 1840 he went to Law School ... See full bio »

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 2014 Madame Bovary (novel)
 2011 The Reasons of the Heart (based on novel)
 2010 How is it possible... (Short) (additional material)
 2009 The Time of Love (Short) (additional material)
 2008 A Simple Heart (freely inspired by the novel by: "Un Coeur Simple [Trois Contes]")
 2003 Salammbo: Battle for Carthage (Video Game) (characters)
 2001 Toutes les nuits (inspired by "La Première éducation sentimentale")
 2000 Madame Bovary (TV Movie) (novel)
 1998 Par coeur (Documentary) (texts)
 1993 Maya (based on "Madame Bovary")
 1991 Madame Bovary (based on the novel by)
 1989 Bouvard et Pecuchet (TV Movie) (novel)
 1989 Save and Protect (novel)
 1985 Hérodiade (TV Movie) (story - uncredited)
 1978 Schauplätze der Weltliteratur (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 Madame Bovary (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1978) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1978) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1978) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... (novel)
 1977 A Simple Heart (short story "Un coeur simple in Trois contes")
 1975 Madame Bovary (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Judgement (1975) ... (novel)
- Lost Love (1975) ... (novel)
- First Love (1975) ... (novel)
- Marriage (1975) ... (novel)
 1974 Madame Bovary (TV Movie) (novel)
 1974 Alta comedia (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1973 Flaubertine (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 L'éducation sentimentale (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1972 Byli jednou dva písari (TV Series) (novel "Bouvard et Pecuchet" - 10 episodes)
- Telocvik (1972) ... (novel "Bouvard et Pecuchet")
- Svatba (1972) ... (novel "Bouvard et Pecuchet")
- Návsteva (1972) ... (novel "Bouvard et Pecuchet")
- Meloun (1972) ... (novel "Bouvard et Pecuchet")
- Likér (1972) ... (novel "Bouvard et Pecuchet")
 1971 Bouvard et Pécuchet (TV Movie) (novel)
 1970 Sentimental Education (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Philanderer (1970) ... (writer)
- The Red Rose and the White (1970) ... (writer)
- A Start to Loving (1970) ... (writer)
 1969 Play the Game or Leave the Bed (novel "Madame Bovary")
 1968 Madame Bovary (TV Movie) (novel)
 1965 Der Kandidat (TV Movie) (play "Le candidat")
 1964 Madame Bovary (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Judgement (1964) ... (novel)
- Lost Love (1964) ... (novel)
- First Love (1964) ... (novel)
- Marriage (1964) ... (novel)
 1964 Ocho estrellas en busca del amor (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Madame Bovary (1964)
 1963 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Ema (1963) ... (story)
 1962 Lessons in Love (novel)
 1960 The Loves of Salammbo (novel "Salammbô")
 1953 Madame Bovary (TV Movie) (novel by)
 1949 Madame Bovary (novel)
 1947 Madame Bovary (novel)
 1937 Madame Bovary (novel)
 1934 Madame Bovary (novel)
 1932 Unholy Love (novel "Madame Bovary")
 1925 Salammbô (novel)
 1911 Salambo (Short) (novel)
 1911 The Conversion of St. Anthony (Short) (novel)
 1910 Herodias (Short)

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Novel: "Madame Bovary" (filmed as Unholy Love (1932)).

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Be regular and orderly in your life so that you may be violent and original in your work. See more »


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