MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,653 this week

The Slap (1974)
"La gifle" (original title)

6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 602 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(original scenario), (original scenario), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 388 titles
created 07 Jul 2012
 
list image
a list of 132 titles
created 27 Dec 2012
 
a list of 6 titles
created 13 Jan 2013
 
a list of 526 titles
created 18 Jan 2013
 
a list of 1010 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Slap" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Slap (1974)

The Slap (1974) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Slap.
2 wins. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Adèle Hugo's unrequited love for a lieutenant.

Director: François Truffaut
Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Bruce Robinson, Sylvia Marriott
L'avare (TV Movie 1974)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: René Lucot
Stars: Michel Aumont, Simon Eine, Francis Huster
Crime | Thriller | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A detective (inspector Rogas) is assigned to investigate the mysterious murders of some Supreme Court judges. During the investigation he discovers a complot that involves the Italian ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Lino Ventura, Tino Carraro, Marcel Bozzuffi
Tough Guys (1974)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Isaac Hayes plays as Lee in his feature film debut, as Father Charlie and himself solve a bank robbery mystery that stretches across the city... See full synopsis »

Director: Duccio Tessari
Stars: Lino Ventura, Isaac Hayes, Fred Williamson
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Skirt Day is a fascinating psychological study, a socio-critical investigation - and Isabelle Adhani's first film in five years

Director: Jean-Paul Lilienfeld
Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Denis Podalydès, Yann Collette
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Georges Lautner
Stars: Lino Ventura, Mireille Darc, Jean Lefebvre
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When political thugs murder an opponent's volunteer and also kill a cop, chief inspector Verjeat believes the politician who hired them is as guilty as the murderous goon. Verjeat's pursuit... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Granier-Deferre
Stars: Lino Ventura, Patrick Dewaere, Victor Lanoux
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Mystery film about a man who finds there is another world to the one we know.

Director: Jacques Deray
Stars: Lino Ventura, Claudine Auger, Paul Crauchet
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Georges Lautner
Stars: Patrick Bruel, Anne Brochet, Agnès Blanchot
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Claude Pinoteau
Stars: Lino Ventura, Lea Massari, Jean Poiret
Rum Runners (1971)
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

In the prohibition years, the 'rumrunners' travel through the Caribbean Sea with the forbidden liquor barely escaping the ship patrols. While on the run, one of the bootleggers falls in ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Enrico
Stars: Lino Ventura, Brigitte Bardot, Bill Travers
L'école des femmes (TV Movie 1973)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Director: Raymond Rouleau
Stars: Bernard Blier, Robert Rimbaud, Micheline Luccioni
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jean Douléan
...
Hélène Douléan
...
Isabelle Douléan - la fille de Jean et d'Hélène
Nicole Courcel ...
Madeleine
Francis Perrin ...
Marc Morillon
Jacques Spiesser ...
Remi
...
Charvin
...
Robert
...
Christine
Xavier Gélin ...
Xavier
Georges Wilson ...
Pierre
Annick Alane ...
La femme de ménage de Jean
Paul Bisciglia ...
Le serveur
Robert Dalban ...
Le concierge du lycée
Francis Lemaire ...
L'inspecteur
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

23 October 1974 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A pofon  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A perfect film by French director Claude Pinoteau who shaped Isabelle Adjani's cinematographic career.
19 April 2013 | by (Cinema of the world / World Cinema.) – See all my reviews

Film critic Mr.Lalit Rao has keenly observed that apart from films set in innumerable Parisian Cafés,films about families and family life are also an essential facet of French cinema.This is done in a very frank manner as French directors sense that there is no harm in talking about troubles which afflict French society at large.They are of the opinion that it is solely through discussions about issues that solutions are found.La Gifle is one such film which deals with a middle class French family which sees cracks develop between a husband,his wife and his young daughter.However,it must be stated that "La Gifle" is not only about family problems but also how troubles within a family are solved.In 1974,French director Claude Pinoteau worked with one of France's most famous screenwriters Jean Loup Dabadie to create a real slice of life.The same team worked again six years later to direct and write,"La Boum"(The Party,1980)-One of French cinema's most recognizable films about issues which affect French youngsters.La Gifle is considered an important film of her illustrious cinema career by noted actress Isabelle Adjani who has publicly acknowledged Claude Pinoteau's contribution to her acting career when he chose to cast her in his films.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Slap (1974) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?