6.3/10
150
2 critic

La femme de ma vie (1986)

Simon, a famous violinist in a symphonic orchestra, becomes a drunkard, he is abandoned by his wife and he is not able to play any more. One night he gets lost on his way back home and ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(dialogue), (dialogue) | 3 more credits »
Reviews
1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: Emmanuelle Béart, Daniel Auteuil, Gabriel Barylli
Est - Ouest (1999)
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: Oleg Menshikov, Sandrine Bonnaire, Catherine Deneuve
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: Raphaël Personnaz, Phoeung Kompheak, Olivier Gourmet
La pirate (1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

With the help of a couple of her oddball friends, a woman takes her former lesbian lover to a hotel to convince her that their affair shouldn't end. After much shouting and some sex, things complicate when the lover's husband shows up.

Director: Jacques Doillon
Stars: Jane Birkin, Maruschka Detmers, Philippe Léotard
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Thomas is the 12-year-old son of a millionaire who lives in a big mansion surrounded by woods in France. When his mother dies, his father hires a widowed maid to take care of everything ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: Jean Rochefort, Dominique Blanc, Régis Arpin
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

After five years in jail, Leila is free again. Yannick, a young athlete, recently lost his sight in a car crash. The only discipline in which he can compete is running, but he must race ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: Rachida Brakni, Cyril Descours, Clémentine Célarié
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A modern-day Parisian town crier gradually learns that someone is using him to give cryptic warnings of a plague outbreak in the city.

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: José Garcia, Lucas Belvaux, Marie Gillain
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

On the run from pursuing soldiers, a man hides in a small European town.

Director: Alain Robbe-Grillet
Stars: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Sylvie Bréal, Zuzana Kocúriková
Dust (1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A South African spinster (Jane Birkin) murders her father (Trevor Howard) after he rapes the wife of the black foreman for his plantation.

Director: Marion Hänsel
Stars: Jane Birkin, Trevor Howard, John Matshikiza
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The petite waitress Johnny works and lives in a truck-stop, where she's lonely and longs for love. She develops a crush on the garbage truck driver Krassky, although her sleazy boss Boris ... See full summary »

Director: Serge Gainsbourg
Stars: Jane Birkin, Joe Dallesandro, Hugues Quester
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The setting is the Riviera in autumn. A retired English businessman has just been through heart surgery but it has, apparently, done little to relieve his constant pain or improve his ... See full summary »

Director: Bertrand Tavernier
Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Jane Birkin, Odette Laure
Same Old Song (1997)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Odile is looking for a new, bigger apartment. Her younger sister Camille just completed her doctoral thesis has fallen in love with an estate agent who is responsible for Odile's apartment ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Resnais
Stars: Pierre Arditi, Sabine Azéma, Jean-Pierre Bacri
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Simon
...
Laura
...
Pierre
Béatrice Agenin ...
Marion
...
Bernard
Didier Sandre ...
Xavier
...
Sylvia
Jacques Mercier ...
Jacques, chef d'orchestre de l'Orchestre national d'Ile de France
Elsa Lunghini ...
Eloïse (as Elsa)
Florent Pagny ...
Serge
Nada Strancar ...
Nathalie
Jeremy Paris ...
Étienne
Grégory Bismuth ...
Benoit
Jean-Marie Juan ...
Serveur
Patricia Lazar ...
La femme de chambre
Edit

Storyline

Simon, a famous violinist in a symphonic orchestra, becomes a drunkard, he is abandoned by his wife and he is not able to play any more. One night he gets lost on his way back home and meets Pierre a man who has gone through his same experience. Pierre takes Simon to his house by the sea and helps him to kick his habit. Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

8 October 1986 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Die Frau meines Lebens  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?