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Henri Jeanson (1900–1970)

Henri Jeanson was born on March 6, 1900 in Paris, France. He was a writer, known for Fan-Fan the Tulip (1952), Un revenant (1946) and Hôtel du Nord (1938). He was married to Claude Marcy. He died on November 6, 1970 in Équemauville, Calvados, France. See full bio »

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Known For

Fan-Fan the Tulip
Un revenant
Un revenant Writer
Hôtel du Nord
La tulipe noire


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 2008 Marie-Octobre (TV Movie) (earlier screenplay)
 1974 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Marie-Octobre (1974) ... (play)
 1968 L'homme à la Buick (dialogue)
 1965 Pas de caviar pour tante Olga (dialogue)
 1965 Le majordome
 1964 Le repas des fauves (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1964 Marie Octobre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1964 Paris When It Sizzles (story "La fête à Henriette")
 1964 La tulipe noire (dialogue) / (scenario and adaptation)
 1963 Marie Octobre (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1963 Don't Tempt the Devil (dialogue)
 1963 Le glaive et la balance (writer)
 1962 The Devil and the Ten Commandments (dialogue - segments "Tes père et mère honoreras", "Tu ne mentiras point", "Tu ne jureras point")
 1962 Crime Does Not Pay (segment "The Hugues Case")
 1961 Madame
 1961 Le puits aux trois vérités (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1960 Terrain vague (story)
 1960 It Happened All Night (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1959 The Cow and I (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1959 Atomic Agent (dialogue)
 1959 Guinguette (writer)
 1959 Marie-Octobre (dialogue)
 1958 Maxime (writer)
 1957 The Foxiest Girl in Paris (dialogue)
 1957 Lovers of Paris (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1957 Les étoiles ne meurent jamais (Documentary)
 1955 Nana (screenplay and dialogue)
 1954 Madame du Barry (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1954 Daughters of Destiny (segment "Lysistrata")
 1952 Holiday for Henrietta (dialogue)
 1952 L'homme de ma vie (scenario & dialogue)
 1952 Fan-Fan the Tulip (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1951 Bluebeard
 1951 Savage Triangle (adaptation) / (scenario & dialogue)
 1951 Barbe-Bleue (dialogue)
 1951 Paris Vice Squad (dialogue)
 1951 Under the Paris Sky (commentary)
 1950 Souvenirs perdus (screenplay and dialogue - segments "Une cravate de fourrure", "La couronne mortuaire")
 1950 His Last Twelve Hours (screenplay)
 1950 Three Sinners (dialogue)
 1950 Lady Paname
 1949 The Sinners (dialogue)
 1949 Between Eleven and Midnight (dialogue - uncredited)
 1948 Aux yeux du souvenir (writer)
 1948 Monelle (adaptation) / (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1948 The Loves of Colette (writer)
 1947 Carré de valets (dialogue - uncredited)
 1947 Les maudits (dialogue)
 1947 Copie conforme (dialogue)
 1946 Un revenant (adaptation) / (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1945 Le jugement dernier (dialogue)
 1945 Angel and Sinner (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1945 Farandole (dialogue - as Privey) / (screenplay - as Privey)
 1944 Florence est folle (dialogue - uncredited)
 1944 Carmen (dialogue - uncredited)
 1944 L'aventure est au coin de la rue (screenplay - uncredited)
 1944 Bonsoir mesdames, bonsoir messieurs (adaptation - uncredited) / (dialogue - uncredited)
 1943 L'honorable Catherine (scenario - uncredited)
 1942 La nuit fantastique (dialogue)
 1938 Hôtel du Nord (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1938 The Curtain Rises (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1938 The Shanghai Drama (adaptation and dialogue)
 1938 Gargousse (script consultant)
 1938 Le patriote (writer)
 1938 La principessa Tarakanova (dialogue - French version)
 1938 Prison sans barreaux (dialogue)
 1937 The Kiss of Fire (screenplay and dialogue)
 1937 The Lie of Nina Petrovna (dialogue)
 1937 Les rois du sport (dialogue)
 1937 Dance Program
 1937 Cargaison blanche (dialogue)
 1937 Pépé le Moko (dialogue)
 1936 Mr. Flow (screenplay)
 1935 Marchand d'amour (screenplay)
 1934 Sidonie Panache (dialogue)
 1933 Bach millionnaire (dialogue)
 1933 Les aventures du roi Pausole (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1933 The Merry Monarch (screenplay)
 1933 La dame de chez Maxim's (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1933 Le jugement de minuit (dialogue)
 1933 L'école des auteurs (Short) (dialogue)
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Story: "La fête à Henriette" (filmed as Paris When It Sizzles (1964))

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French playwright and screenwriter of strong pacifist convictions, an ardent advocate of free expression. He began as a journalist and film critic in the 1920's. After World War II, he became editor of Le Canard Enchaîné and later contributed articles to the publication under the alias Huguette ex-Micro. See more »

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