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Girard, Rémy

Overview
Works: 147 works in 380 publications in 5 languages and 4,074 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Religious films  Interviews  Fiction  Motion pictures  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rémy Girard
 
Most widely held works by Rémy Girard
Les invasions barbares by Denys Arcand( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar winning French film about a narrow-minded professor, his son and their circle of family and friends
Jésus de Montréal by Denys Arcand( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in French and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For more than 40 years the Passion Play has been a success in the famous Montreal Basilica, but over the years it has become old-fashioned and the priest in charge decides a change is needed. Daniel, a young actor in Montreal, is asked to update the play. Recruiting a younger, more inventive cast, the show becomes a huge success, despite the lack of approval from his emplyer. However, gradually and inevitably, the actors find that the life of Christ has an extraordinary impact on their real-life existence..."--Back cover of container
Incendies by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of their mother, a set of twins make a life-altering discovery. The pair travels to the Middle East on a mission to uncover the truth about the father they thought was dead, and the brother they never knew existed. Along the way they will piece together the story of the woman who brought them into the world, discovering a tragic fate as well as the courage of an exceptional woman
The decline of the American empire by Denys Arcand( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in French and English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film whch explores the complex, comic, and sexual relationships among eight Quebec intellectuals who are brought together for a Sunday dinner
Human trafficking( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To fight the international epidemic of young women being sold into brutality and prostitution, a team of ICE agents has been formed and is committed to bringing this operation of modern slavery down
Les invasions barbares Barbarian invasions( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the varying personal politics - economic and sexual - at play among an aging group of friends, lovers, and ex-spouses. Remy and Louise are divorced. Their son Sebastien lives in capitalist splendor in London. Their estranged daughter sails boats throughout the world. But the slightly estranged family is brought together by Remy's losing battle with terminal cancer, and the hedonistic, ex-radical father and straight-laced son have to overcome their differences
7 days( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How far would you go to get revenge on the man who raped and killed your little girl? Shows a doctor kidnapping, tying up, and then methodically extracting every drop of justice from the vile criminal he is convinced did that horrific deed. The hostage begs and pleads and insists he's innocent, only to turn around and boast of his crimes, perhaps in the vain hope that the nightmare will end sooner. But the doctor will not relent for seven days
De père en flic Father and guns( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and son cop team goes undercover to try and free a fellow officer from a biker gang but they run into problems when they cannot get along
Le déclin de l'empire américain The decline of the American empire by Denys Arcand( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war between the sexes has never been funnier. This critically acclaimed comedy of marriage, infidelity and (of course) sex, explores the complex and comic relationships among eight intellectuals
Les sept jours du talion Seven days( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bruno Hamel is a 38-year-old surgeon who lives in Drummondville with his wife, Sylvie, and their eight-year-old daughter Jasmine. Like many happy people, Bruno leads an uneventful life until a beautiful fall afternoon, when his daughter is raped and murdered. From then on, the world of the Hamel family collapses. When the alleged murderer is arrested, a terrible plan forms in Bruno's darkened mind: he plans to capture the "monster" and make him pay for his crime."--Container
The Boys( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in French and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every Monday night, The Boys put on skates and leave their troubled lives behind. Coached by Stan, the owner of their favorite bar, they play for fun and forget their age, their lousy jobs and their weaknesses. They play for the love of the game. But then the game turns deadly serious"--Container
Cabotins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel, a former actor and producer of variety shows, is on the verge of having to declare personal bankruptcy. In an attempt to solve his money problems and to find the success of the past, he decided to reopen his theater
The barbarian invasions by Denys Arcand( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's not easy for a narrow-minded professor to reconcile with his equally stubborn son. But soon, father and son find themselves gathering with their wide and colorful circle of family and friends to confrom their differences, confess their secrets, and celebrate life
Aurore by Film de Luc Dionne( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taken from actual events in 1920s Quebec, the film deals with a young girl's death as a result of her father's and step-mother's abuse and negligence
Mis últimos días : invasiones bárbaras( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rémy se encuentra en el hospital, victima de un cáncer que lo consume inexorablemente. Sabiendo que el fin se encuentra cerca, su ex-esposa le pide a su hijo Sébastien que vuele desde Londres para acompañarle en su lecho de muerte. A pesar de no haberle dirigido la palabra en años, Sébastien accede y, haciendo uso de su dinero y contactos, no sólo se asegura de que Rémy disfrute de sus últimos días, sino que también se encarga de reunir en torno suyo a sus entrañables amigos, otros jóvenes iconoclastas que enfrentan ahora su propia decadencia. Otra obra maestra del director de "La Decadencia del Imperio Americano" y una provocativa reflexión sobre la amistad, el amor y la muerte dentro de las ideologias en esta época de invasiones bárbaras
La déprime : théâtre by Denis Bouchard( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Boys II( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La réputation des joueurs de la légendaire équipe de hockey LES BOYS a traversé les frontières et atteint la France, où les champions sont invités à participer au Tournoi international de hockey amateur de Chamonix. Leur enthousiasme est vite douché par la tenacité inattendue de leurs adversaires dont ils croyaient ne faire qu'une bouchée. De plus, leur séjour tourne vite au cauchemar quand leurs conditions de vie se dégradent rapidement. Mais ces dures épreuves en sol étranger donneront la chance à chaque joueur de prouver la véracité de la devise de l'équipe: "Un boy ça n'abandonne jamais!"" -- Verso du conteneur
Les Boys The Boys( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every Monday night, The Boys put on skates and leave their troubled lives behind. Coached by Stan, the owner of their favorite bar, they play for fun and forget their age, their lousy jobs and their weaknesses. They play for the love of the game. But then the game turns deadly serious"--Container
Y'en aura pas de facile Tough luck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you were to meet Rejean you might find it impossible to separate the real world from that produced by his fertile imagination. He is, you see, a professional author of biographies and as such he's used to embellishing the truth. For him it's very easy. Recently single again, Rejean turns to the Internet and ends up on an online dating service. To complete his entry he must upload a video of himself talking about his life. But which life?
Die Invasion der Barbaren( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichtsprofessor im Ruhestand und überzeugte Sozialist Remy (Remy Girard) ist kein einfacher Zeitgenosse. Besonders mit seinem Sohn Sebastien (Stephane Rousseau) vermag der todkranke Mann kaum ein paar Minuten verbringen, ohne dass sich eine herbe, für beide verletzende Auseinandersetzung entwickelt. Dabei ist der "Prinz der Barbaren", wie der Vater den erfolgreichen Börsenmakler spöttisch nennt, extra aus London ins heimatliche Montreal heimgeflogenen, um seinem Vater beizustehen. Zunächst aus Pflichtbewusstsein du gewohnt professionell sorgt er für ein Einzelzimmer und andere im maroden kanadischen Gesundheitssystem unübliche Sonderbehandlungen. Neben Remys Ex-Frau Louise (Dorothee Berryman) und Sebastiens Freundin versammeln sich nach und nach alle engeren Freunde und Ex-Freundinnen des Schwerenöters um das Krankenbett. Damit die Schmerzen den sarkastischen und gleichzeitig lebenshungrigen Sterbenden nicht die letzten Tage verderben, besorgt Sebastien seinem Vater sogar Heroin und mit der süchtigen Nathalie (Marie-Josee Croze), der Tochter von Remys Ex-Liebe Diane (Louise Portal) eine Expertin bei Kauf und Dosierung der schmerzunterdrückenden Droge. Mit Heroin und Rotwein wird das Sterben fast zu einem euphorischen Erlebnis. Schnell spricht er über sein Lieblingsthema Sex, wenn auch nur mehr aus der Erinnerung. Vor 17 Jahren hatte die Freundesclique in einem kleinen Landhaus am Memphremagog-See über den Untergang des amerikanischen Imperiums philosophiert. [...]
 
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ريمي جيرارد

Languages
French (149)

English (20)

German (11)

Spanish (8)

Chinese (1)

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