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Jean-Patrick Manchette (1942–1995)

Jean-Patrick Manchette was born on December 19, 1942 in Marseille, France. He was a writer and actor, known for The Gunman (2015), The Nada Gang (1974) and Time Masters (1982). He died on June 3, 1995 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 52) in Paris, France

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Known For

The Gunman
The Gunman Writer
(2015)
The Nada Gang
The Nada Gang Writer
(1974)
Time Masters
Time Masters Writer
(1982)
L'agression
L'agression Writer
(1975)

Filmography

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 2015 The Gunman (novel "The Prone Gunman")
 1989 Cher frangin (uncredited)
  Série noire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1987) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1984)
- Noces de plomb (1987) ... (writer)
- Aveugle, que veux-tu? (1984) ... (adaptation)
 1986 The Secret Drawer (TV Mini-Series) (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1984 Polar (based on the novel by: "Morgue pleine")
 1983 Cover Up (writer)
 1982 Légitime violence (scenario)
 1982 Le choc (novel "La position du tireur couché")
 1982 Time Masters (dialogue)
 1981 Pour la peau d'un flic (novel "Que d'os")
 1980 3 hommes à abattre (novel "Le Petit bleu de la côte ouest")
 1979 The Police War (adaptation and dialogue)
 1979 Histoires insolites (TV Series) (adaptation and dialogue - 1 episode)
- Une dernière fois Catherine (1979) ... (adaptation and dialogue)
 1976 The Probability Factor (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1975 Mad Enough to Kill (novel "O dingos, ô châteaux")
 1975 L'agression (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1974 The Nada Gang (novel) / (screenplay)
 1973 Fed Up (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1968 Mon nom est femme (as Patrick Manchette)
 1968 Le Socrate (dialogue)
 1967 Little Girls (story)
 1967 La peur et l'amour (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1967 The Slave
 1966 Les globe-trotters (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Le Petit bleu de la côte ouest" (filmed as 3 hommes à abattre (1980)) See more »

Alternate Names:

Patrick Manchette
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Was one of the most critically acclaimed crime novelists in France during the 1970s. See more »

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Sagittarius

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