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Mocky, Jean-Pierre

Overview
Works: 62 works in 133 publications in 4 languages and 657 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Interviews  War films  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Scenarist, Director, Restager , Film editor, Adapter, Honoree, Author of dialog, pmn, Performer, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jean-Pierre Mocky
 
Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Mocky
Americano by Mathieu Demy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After receiving news of his mother's death, Martin leaves his girlfriend and home in Paris and sets off for L.A. to tie up the loose ends of his rocky maternal relationship. As Martin digs deeper into his mother's past, he discovers she had a hidden relationship with a beautiful woman, who he finds at a seedy strip club in Tijuana, called the Americano. Martin discovers there may be more than he ever hoped to know about his mother's sordid past and his own problems with commitment
I vinti( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Italian and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Challenging the linear narrative by weaving multiple story lines and exploring a directorial style way ahead of his time, director Michelangelo Antonioni's unique triptych film features three murders--one taking place in Paris, another in Rome, and another in London. All of the perpetrators are affluent youths, each killing for dubious motives ... With elements that serve as a precursor to Blowup, Antonioni explores how modern society can produce nihilistic tendencies in the least likely characters"--Container
Ville à vendre : bande originale du film by Vladimir Cosma( )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La tête contre les murs = Head against the wall by Georges Franju( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to get rid of his troublesome son François, Maître Gérane manages to have him committed to a mental hospital owned by Dr. Varmont, a supporter of traditional treatments, in constant conflict with Dr. Emery, whose therapy takes the psychology of patients into account. François soon makes friends with Heurtevent, a sweet epileptic, and both decide to escape from the place. Their attempt is a failure and Heurtevent, unable to get over what he considers a return to hell, commits suicide. But rebellious François tries again and this time around he is successful. He finds shelter at his friend Stephanie's home
M le Mocky : mémoires d'outre-monde by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soixante de souvenirs, sans censure, de son mariage à quatorze ans à son métier de metteur en scène, où il fait tourner Bourvil, Michel Serrault, Fernandel, Jeanne Moreau et Catherine Deneuve, de ses triomphes à ses échecs, sans omettre le scandale des subventions détournées
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy in which a member of an impoverished aristocratic family believes that the money in church collections plates is divinely ordained for his personal use
Gli sbandati = Les égarés by Francesco Maselli( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1943, la comtesse Luisa, son fils Andrea, son neveu Carlo, fils d'un dirigeant fasciste et Ferrucio, un ami de la famille, quittent Milan pour la campagne et ainsi échapper aux bombardements. Contre l'avis de sa mère, Andrea accepte d'héberger des sans-abri, dont la jeune ouvrière Lucia...[Source : Jaquette]. Le premier long métrage de Maselli aborde la question des choix dans l'Italie de 1943 avec une pertinence politique qui échappe largement à la rhétorique et capte la lumière d'automne dans la plaine du Po avec un sens atmosphérique exceptionnel." (Claude RIEFFEL, avoir-alire.com, 4 mai 2016)
Snobs by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four vice-presidents of a dairy cooperative fight among themselves to reach the top post after the president dies. Their wives take part in the various schemes to downgrade the opposition by unorthodox means
La grande lessive (!) by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Petit professeur de lycée, Armand Saint-Just est consterné par les effets de la télévision sur ses élèves. Avec l'aide de son ami Benjamin, il met sur pied un plan d'action."--Container
Mocky s'affiche by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entretiens avec Jean-Pierre Mocky by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le miraculé by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Papu est un fauché permanent, qui vit de petits boulots et de petites escroqueries. Victime d'un accident, il décide de simuler une paralysie des jambes pour arnaquer sa compagnie d'assurance. Un peu las de cette situation toujours assise, il décide de se rendre à Lourdes où un "miracle" le guérira. Mais Ronald Fox-Terrier, inspecteur méfiant et muet de la compagnie d'assurance a cerné le personnage et tente de démasquer publiquement la supercherie
Chut!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a very chic party in Angers, France, Fritz Ducharrel, the spokesperson for a real estate company, presents some large checks to the directors. But he quickly understands that the company is in reality hiding a huge swindle in which a deputy, a notary, and a lawyer are implicated. Alone, Fritz makes up his mind to unmask the swindlers. The film was inspired by an authentic political-financial scandal that occurred during the early 1970s
Y a-t-il un français dans la salle? by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Chef d'un puissant parti politique, Horace Tumelat apprend le suicide de son oncle Eusèbe. Ce dernier a laissé avant de mourir une lettre révélant le passé de collaborateur de son neveu. Afin d'éviter la ruine de sa carrière politique, Tumelat se lance sur la piste de cette lettre, mais il est loin d'être le seul à s'y intéresser."
Noir comme le souvenir( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sa fille ayant été assassinée dix-sept ans aupavarant, une mère perd pied lorsque les témoins du drame sont tués successivement
Le bénévole by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To The Rescue, a peaceful association of volunteers, sees its organization shaken up with the arrival of Birgos, an escapee from a mental institution. Birgos passes himself off as the new director and decides to unionize the volunteers. The film is a satire that denounces the exploitation of volunteers
A mort l'arbitre! by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arbitre, Maurice Bruno est amené au cours d'un match difficile à siffler un pénalty qui coûte la victoire à l'équipe locale. Pris à parti par un groupe de supporters, il trouve refuge
La candide madame Duff by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un homme se lasse de l'harmonie qui règne dans son foyer. En effet, il ne voit en son épouse, de 20 ans sa cadette, que perfection et respectabilité. Tant de perfection l'indispose. Son malaise et son dépit vont peu à peu le pousser à des sentiments excessifs. N'ayant plus de repères, il sombre dans l'alcool, la jalousie et la violence
Entretiens( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La grande frousse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hapless inspector Triquet, on the trail of a dangerous forger, is led during his investigation to a sinister town in the Auvergne region of France where there is nothing but lies, hypocrisy, and concealment. The townspeople, terrorized by a mysterious beast, all behave strangely as murders mount. The film is a satire of French provincial life
 
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Alternative Names
Mocky, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre)

Mokiejewski, Jean-Paul Adam

Languages
French (69)

Italian (10)

English (2)

German (1)