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Audiard, Michel 1920-1985

Overview
Works: 264 works in 752 publications in 2 languages and 1,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author of dialog, Adapter, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Director, Film editor, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Les tontons flingueurs by Georges Lautner ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in French and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fernand Naudin, un ancien truand est appelé par son ami d'enfance "le Mexicain" qui lui confie sa fille Patricia et ses affaires constituées par un tripot, une distillerie clandestine et une maison close, que Raoul et sa bande voudraient s'approprier. Fernand aura tôt fait de mettre bon ordre à tout cela
Mortelle randonnée by Claude Miller ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Convinced that she is his long-lost daughter, detective Beauvoir follows serial killer Catherine around Europe, helping her to elude the police, until she falls in love with a blind artist
La nuit, le jour et toutes les autres nuits : roman by Michel Audiard ( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Au cours d'une nuit d'errance dans les rues de Paris, entre Montsouris et Montparnasse, l'auteur invoque ses souvenirs et ressuscite la faune disparue d'un Paris populaire marqué dans sa chair par les années noires de l'Occupation. On y retrouve Quenotte, fille d'un "charbon, vins, liqueurs" de la rue Saint-Jacques, Myrette la prostituée aux yeux couleur d'huître, la grosse Sophie Clodomir, etc.--[Memento]
Les barbouzes by Georges Lautner ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the death of an infamous arms dealer, four secret agents try to seduce his young widow to obtain his secrets for their respective countries
The professional ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French secret agent Joss Baumont has been assigned the treacherous task of killing an African president. However, due to a series of drastic political changes, the mission is negated. The tables turned on Baumont when the person responsible for assigning him the task turned him in to the African authorities. Sentenced to long-term imprisonment, Baumont makes a daring escape with the intent of fulfilling the Secret Service's murderous request as a reprisal and setting up a thrilling showdown
Mélodie en sous-sol Any number can win by Henri Verneuil ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After serving five years in prison, a professional thief decides to do one more big heist to retire in style. Convincing a former cell-mate to join him, they plan to rob the largest casino on the French Riviera
Le professionnel by Georges Lautner ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about a French secret service agent who is sent to assasinate an African dictator. When the political winds change, he is double-crossed by his own government. His scheme having been found out, he is sent to prison, but escapes and seeks revenge by organising a coup d'et́at
Garde à vue by Claude Miller ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un soir de réveillon de nouvel an à Cherbourg, le corps d'une fillette, tuée et violée, a été retrouvé dans les dunes. Une autre fillette a été également tuée et violée, apparemment par la même personne, deux mois avant également dans la région. Linspecteur Antoine Gallien, secondé par son adjoint Belmont, reçoit au commissariat le notaire Martinaud, notable local. Martinaud connaissait bien lune des fillettes, et un certain mystère plane sur sa vie privée. Le huis-clos oppressant et implacable commence
Le p'tit cheval de retour : roman by Michel Audiard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un singe en hiver by Henri Verneuil ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An alcoholic, Albert makes a promise to his wife that he'll never drink again if they survive a German attack during World War II. He then settles down to a quiet life running a small hotel and suffers scorn from his former drinking buddies. Years later a stranger comes to the village who is a haunting reflection of Albert in his youth. Albert joins the stranger in a drinking binge, then returns to his daily routine. The stranger claims Albert's daughter and leaves the village a wiser man
Monsieur gangster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dying mob boss nicknamed ''The Mexican'' asks his old friend and ex-gangster, Fernand Naudin, to come out of retirement to take over the family businesses and protect his soon to be married daughter
Répète un peu ce que tu viens de dire : roman by Michel Audiard ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le président by Henri Verneuil ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le president Emile Beaufort consacre l'essentiel de son temps à écrire ses mémoires. À l'occasion d'une grave crise politique, le nom de Philippe Chalamont, déjà plusieurs fois ministre, est pressenti comme futur chef de l'etat. Mais le président Beaufort et la France, ont un compte à régler avec lui
Maigret tend un piège by Georges Simenon ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspecteur Maigret investigates a series of murders involving young women. All of the murders were committed in the vicinity of a Parisian butchers shop in the middle of the night whilst the victims were walking home. To catch the killer, Maigret decides to set a trap, by enacting a reconstruction of the latest murder
Un taxi pour Tobrouk by Denys de La Patellière ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1942, a French commando unit destroyed a German gas depot in Tobruk. The four soldiers that survived escaped into the desert and were soon lost. Exhausted and dehydrated, they spotted a German armored car which they attacked and killed all but one. These five men started a surprising adventure where when faced with danger they discovered the real meaning of solidarity
Espion lève-toi by Yves Boisset ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sébastien Grenier, un ancien espion, dirige une société à Zurich. Tandis que les attentats terroristes se multiplient, Sébastien est contacté par un fonctionnaire suisse, Jean-Paul Chance. La mort de ses deux amis les plus chers décide Sébastien à reprendre ses activités d'espion
Le cavaleur ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Edouard Choiseul, a philandering concert pianist who indulges in many affairs only to finally find himself alone and coping with advanced age and his general irresponsibility
Vive la France by Michel Audiard ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La cage aux folles 3 matrimonio con vizietto (il vizietto III) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albin (Serrault) and Renato (Tognazzi) may inherit a fortune if they marry and have a baby in 18 months
Le cave se rebiffe by Gilles Grangier ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in French and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pour Charles, Lucas et Eric, monter une affaire de fausse monnaie avec le "Dabe" (Jean Gabin), c'est encore mieux que de s'associer avec la banque de France. Tout est en place quand le "Dabe" apprend que le graveur (Maurice Biraud) est un "cave"
 
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Alternative Names
Almidan, G. C. 1920-
Almidan, G. C. 1920-1985
Languages
French (206)
English (3)