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Lanvin, Gerard

Overview
Works: 154 works in 423 publications in 3 languages and 1,332 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Narrator, Scenarist, Adapter, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerard Lanvin
Le goût des autres by Agnès Jaoui( Visual )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in French and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The lives and loves of several completely opposite men and women artfully intersect in what becomes a delightfully funny web of romantic entanglements! While negotiating differences in wealth and status, style, and taste, this vivid collection of characters mix and match in outrageously volatile combinations! Internationally acclaimed for its sexy comic sophistication -- expect the unexpected from this uncommonly entertaining motion picture!"--Container
A gang story ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee gepensioneerde gangstervrienden moeten opnieuw in actie komen als een van hen in de problemen raakt
Mon homme by Bertrand Blier( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marie loves men for a living, but she has only one true love
Le fils préféré by Nicole Garcia( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean-Paul Mantegna a des difficultés financières. Il demande à sa nouvelle amie Martine, à ses frères, puis à son père de l'aider. Mais personne ne peut venir au secours de Jean-Paul. Or, il ne lui reste que trois jours pour trouver 300 000 francs...Un drame intimiste et émouvant sur une fratrie éclatée
Mesrine by Jean-François Richet( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killer instinct: Recently returned hom after serving in the Algerian War, Jacques Mesrine is soon seduced by the neon glamour of sixties Paris and the easy money it presents. Mesrine moves swiftly up the criminal ladder, but after pulling off an audacious heist, he and his lover Jeanne flee to Canada. There, the opportunity of one big payout lures him out of hiding and propels him towards international notoriety. Public enemy number 1: Now back in France, Mesrine is finally in police custody and facing justice for his crimes, but he is soon on the run once again. After escaping a courtroom and kidnapping the judge at gunpoint, Mesrine is declared Public Enemy Number One and is eventually condemned to a maximum security prison where he writes his first memoirs, establishing himself as a household name and anti-hero across France
Marche a l'ombre by Michel Blanc( Visual )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Denis est un professionnel de l'angoisse qui bourlingue avec son copain François, guitariste. De retour de Grèce ils "montent" à Paris. Mais l'ami qui devait les loger a disparu, et ils se retrouvent seuls dans la capitale avec 40 francs en poche. Heureusement ils rencontrent Joseph, un africain qui les héberge dans un "squatt". Heureusement il y a Mathilde une ravissante danseuse dont François va tomber amoureux. Lorsqu'elle part pour New York, ils décident de la rejoindre... sans même connaître son adresse
Camping by Fabien Onteniente( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each year many families find themselves in the camp of the Waves Blue, Arcachon, on the coast of Atlantic. Again this reunion could have been nice if this year does not accumulate the unexpected." - - http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camping_(film,_2006)
Les parrains by Frédéric Forestier( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drie oudere, voormalig criminelen proberen op de begrafenis van hun vroegere metgezel er achter te komen waar de buit is van een mislukte overval die in hun jongere jaren plaatsvond
Une semaine de vacances by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laurence, professeur de français, la trentaine, ne trouve plus la force d'affronter ses élèves : elle doute d'elle-même et de l'efficacité de son travail. Son médecin lui prescrit une semaine de repos. Tandis que Pierre, son compagnon, ne sait comment l'aider, elle décide de faire le point sur sa vie
Mesrine part 1 : Killer instinct ; part 2 : Public enemy number 1 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killer instinct: "Introduces us to Jacques Mesrine, a loyal son and dedicated soldier back home and living with his parents after serving in the Algerian War. Handsome and charming, he is soon seduced by the neon glamour of sixties Paris and the easy money it presents. Mentored by Guido, Mesrine soon moves swiftly up the criminal ladder, choosing the high-risk life of a gangster over the honest life of the hard-working family [man]. After pulling off an audacious heist, he and his lover Jeanne flee to Canada where the opportunity of one big payout lures him out of hiding and propels him towards international notoriety". -- Public enemy number 1: "Now back in France, Mesrine is finally in police custody and facing justice for his crimes, but he is soon on the run once again. After escaping a courtroom and kidnapping the judge at gunpoint, Mesrine is declared Public Enemy Number One and is eventually condemned to a maximum security prison where he writes his first memoirs, establishing himself as a household name and anti-hero across France. ..." (container)
Les Lyonnais by Olivier Marchal( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "De sa jeunesse passée dans la misère d'un camp de gitans, Edmond Vidal, dit momon, a retenu le sens de la famille et la fierté de ses origines. Avec Serge Suttel, son ami d'enfance, ils ont plongé dans le grand banditisme et ont connu l'apogée du gang des Lyonnais."
Mesrine by Jean-François Richet( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Traqué par toutes les polices de France et intronisé "Ennemi public n°1" par les média, Jacques Mesrine multiplie les actions criminelles spectaculaires : évasions retentissantes, braquages virtuoses et vengeances brutales forgeront sa légende jusqu'à sa mort, le 2 novembre 1979, sous les balles de la brigade anti-gang"
A bout portant by Fred Cavayé( Visual )
6 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Pour Samuel et Nadia, le bonheur est à portée de mains: il est bientôt infirmier et elle attend leur premier enfant. Tout bascule lorsqu'elle se fait kidnapper sous l'oeil impuissant de Samuel. S'il veut la revoir vivante, il a 3 heures pour faire évader de l'hôpital, Sartet, un gangster blessé activement recherché par tous les services de police."--Container
Il y a des jours--et des lunes by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this somewhat odd exploration of human romantic difficulties, the people in the film are all put under extra stress by the fact that on the day in question, they have lost an hour to daylight savings time. In addition, it is a full moon. Neither factor improves their response to the mild stresses they experience, which have been building up for several years. The beginning of the film shows a number of couples getting married, and follows them and a few others a few years later, on the day of the time change
Le boulet by Alain Berbérian( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moltès is a convict who becomes friends with Reggio, a prison guard. Reggio purchases a weekly lottery ticket for him and one day Moltès wins first prize! However, Reggio has lost the ticket. Moltès breaks out of jail and teams up with Reggio to find the ticket
Le fils à Jo by Philippe Guillard( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D'une émouvante relation entre un père et son fils à une sincère complicité de potes réunis par le rugby... Un histoire sur la vie ! [Source : d'après la jaquette]
Les morsures de l'aube by Antoines (de) Caunes( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Antonio makes his living off others, sleeping at his friend's health club, borrowing money, and crashing parties. But he finds himself working overtime when a wealthy club owner, Von Bulow hires him to track down the elusive Jordan, who is thought to be a real Vampire. All Antonio knows is that Jordan lives by the night, but he soon finds that information about Jordan doesn't come without a price"--Container
Amities sinceres ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter Orsini lives and speaks loudly, making grand gestures. He loves fishing, cooking, and fine wines-a lot. He loves his twenty-year old daughter Clemence, madly. What he doesn't love, though, is lying. How will he react when he finds out that those around him, whom he loves, have been lying to his face?
Les spécialistes by Patrice Leconte( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"During a routine transfer of prisoners from one jail to another, an accused cop killer, Paul Brandon, is temporarily chained to a con with only a year left to serve, Stéphane Carella. Paul bolts pulling the reluctant Stéphane with him. They escape to a farmhouse whose lovely owner Laura lost her husband to a cop's bullet; so she agrees to assist them. Once out of their chains, Paul proposes the burglary of a casino owned by the Mafia. Stéphane and Laura agree, but Stéphane soon learns that Paul is an undercover cop whose burglary plot is a ruse to start a war between rival gangs. Can they avoid detection? And what about the heist?"--IMDb.com
La belle histoire by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Elle, marginale, lui, gitan forain. Lorsqu'ils se croisent dans le hall de l'aéroport, c'est le choc. Ils se reconnaissent. Pourtant il ne se sont jamais rencontrés. La réponse est aussi simple qu'une belle histoire, ils s'aiment... depuis déja 2000 ans. Et cette rencontre va changer leur vie
 
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Languages
French (147)
Spanish (2)
English (2)
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