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Paul Verlaine (1844–1896)


French poet and decadent, he was one of the leading figures of Symbolist poetry. See more trivia »


(age 51) in Paris, France

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French Kiss
French Kiss Soundtrack
Camille Claudel
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Noruwei no mori
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Frantz Soundtrack


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 2016 Frantz ("Chanson d'automne")
 2010 Noruwei no mori (lyrics: "L'Heure Exquise")
 2009 Wild Cherry (lyrics: "En Sourdine")
 2008 The Caller (lyrics: "Chevaux de Bois")
 1995 French Kiss ("Verlaine")
 1988 Camille Claudel ("Spleen")
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 1985 Assassins: A Film Concerning Rimbaud (Short) (text)
 1975 L'île aux enfants (TV Series) (writer "Chanson d'automne" - 1 episode)
- L'automne (1975) ... (writer "Chanson d'automne")

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His relationship with fellow poet Arthur Rimbaud was the subject of Christopher Hampton's 1967 play "Total Eclipse". Hampton later adapted his play for the 1995 film version (Total Eclipse (1995)) directed by Agnieszka Holland and starring David Thewlis as Verlaine. See more »

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