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Méril, Macha 1940-

Overview
Works: 226 works in 493 publications in 4 languages and 3,785 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Motion pictures  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Commentator, Other, Illustrator, Costume designer, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Macha Méril
Belle de jour by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in French and Spanish and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Severine is a repressed, bored housewife, afraid of intimacy. Her husband, Pierre is kind, devoted, and understanding. Severine is aroused by the idea of domination and debasement, and gentle Pierre is hardly the type of person who would treat her cruelly in order to receive sexual gratification. Following the example of an acquaintance, she begins a double life as the girl called Belle de Jour, in the brothel run by Madame Anais. Her otherwise placid domestic life is threatened when an obsessed client, unable to possess her completely, begins to stalk her
Sans toit ni loi by Agnès Varda ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona, an aimless drifter in the French countryside, deeply touches the lives of the people she meets and confronts them with her own ideas of freedom
Une femme mariee a married woman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in French and English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A married woman carrying on an affair with a married man discovers that she is pregnant. Double trouble follows: first, she is not sure who the father is; second, she doesn't know whether or not she loves either man. A look at modern relationships expressed largely through montages of pop art images and sounds
4 by Agnès Varda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le bonheur. Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker
Deep red ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English jazz pianist living in Rome witnesses the brutal hatchet murder of a renowned psychic and is quickly drawn into the savage crime. With the help of a tenacious female reporter, the pair track a twisted trail of deranged clues and relentless violence towards a shocking climax that has ripped screams from the throats of audiences for more than 35 years!
Les uns et les autres Bolero by Claude Lelouch ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning in 1936, the film traces the lives of four families across three continents and five decades through the turbulent years following World War II up to the '80s highlighting the music and dance that is central to the lives of all the characters
A soldier's daughter never cries ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl growing up in Europe in the 1960s learns to not only deal with adolescence, but struggles to accept an adopted brother and a move back to the United States
Vagabond Sans toit ni loi by Agnès Varda ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in French and English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona, an aimless drifter in the French countryside, deeply touches the lives of the people she meets and confronts them with her own ideas of freedom
Nous ne vieillirons pas ensemble by Maurice Pialat ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jean (Jean Yanne) and Catherine (Marlène Jobert) are a couple whose every move charts an advancement deeper into an emotional warzone. Theirs is the classic and the tragic case of an emotional abuse centred around a perplexing, but powerful, interdependency. As the moment approaches wherein the relationship can no longer perpetuate its cycle of weekend holidays, apologies, and submissions, Maurice Pialat discloses all the ways in which the future might be at once liberated, and enslaved, by the past"--Container
Brigitte Bardot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two weeks in September: A wife is torn between two lovers, her older husband and a much younger man
The married woman fragments of a film shot in 1964 ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In one of his first films to critique the position of women in contemporary society, Godard uses a documentary-like style to examine the life of a French married woman torn between her husband and her lover
Love Baba : Roman by Macha Méril ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse: Roman d'humour. Roman psychologique
Route 66 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thrilling adventures of Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue as they coast from town to town in style, driving their Corvette convertible along the often treacherous trail of the iconic Route 66, finding romance and trouble all along the way
Les mots des hommes : roman by Macha Méril ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une femme voit réapparaître tous les hommes de sa vie après avoir publié un livre de souvenirs. Chacun réagit à sa façon au portrait qu'elle a fait de lui. A travers ces confrontations qui ressuscitent son passé, la narratrice se révèle
Journal d'une femme mariée by Macha Méril ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sans toit ni loi Vagabond ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A homeless young woman drifts across the French countryside, falling further into an isolated and tragic state
Ce qu'il voulait : roman by Macha Méril ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une nuit, le ciel s'abat sur elle. Lola n'était pas préparée à un tel destin. Cet homme est entré dans sa vie par effraction, il s'est emparé d'elle violemment, elle a laissé faire. Par curiosité, par solitude, par espoir. Un été qui restera marqué dans sa chair à jamais. Avec ce roman tendu et troublant, dans la lignée de Biographie d'un sexe ordinaire, Macha Méril explore une fois encore la force et le mystère du désir. Mêlant sentiments amoureux et attractions complexes, elle évoque sans tabou le plaisir féminin à travers une rencontre aussi inattendue que bouleversante
Ricochets by Macha Méril ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The defector ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leipzig, East Germany. A flashpoint of spies and counterspies, moves and countermoves in a Cold War that could turn hot, nuclear hot, in seconds. The CIA asks American physicist James Bower to meet with a Russian scientist who is eager to share vital information with the West. Bower finds himself sequestered in a hotel room subjected to mind games as a "guest" of Communist agents who want to turn him into the Defector. He resists and plunges into a world of secret microfilm, covert ops, lies and sudden death. In Clift's last film, paranoia is business as usual and murder is a political tool
Une femme mariée by Jean-Luc Godard ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlotte, pigiste pour un magazine féminin, est mariée à Pierre, pilote d'avion, et entretient clandestinement une relation avec Robert, acteur. Lorsqu'elle apprend qu'ellle est enceinte...Mais qui est le père ?... Godard dresse, à la manière d'un entomologiste, le portrait d'une femme conditionnée par la publicité et aliénée par la norme
 
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Alternative Names
Gagarina, Maria Magdalena Vladimirovna.
Gagarine, Marie-Madeleine.
Gagarine, Marie-Madeleine, 1940-
Méril, Macha
Meryl, Macha 1940-
Languages
French (124)
English (22)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
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