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Denner, Charles

Overview
Works: 146 works in 480 publications in 5 languages and 2,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Caper films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Denner
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

19 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Z's edge of your seat action closely parallels the real life assassin of Gregorios Lambrakis, a Greek doctor and humanist whose murder in 1963 led to an abortive public scandal
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( Visual )

49 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
Le vieil homme et l'enfant = The two of us = The old man and the boy by Claude Berri( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in French and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Claude Berri's introduction on the title screens reads "This film is a true story but seen through the imagination a child particularly sensitive to the tragic events which surrounded him in occupied France. The warm affection of this family of good people who took him in nevertheless leaves him with a certain poetic nostalgia for this time and a deep gratitude toward them." This film is his re-telling and re-creation of the life of a small Jewish boy from in Nazi-occupied Paris, sent by his parents to the countryside to live with an elderly Catholic couple until France's liberation. Forced to hide his identity, eight-year-old Claude bonds with the irascible, staunchly anti-Semitic Grampa, who improbably becomes his friend and confidant
La verdad sobre el caso Savolta by Eduardo Mendoza( Visual )

31 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weapons manufacturer Savolta and his partner expand their business at the expense of their workers. His 'goons' use violence to supress strikes. One day, they went too far when they killed a worker who was in contact with anarchists
L'aventure, c'est l'aventure by Claude Lelouch( Visual )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five crooks make a career change from bank heists and set their sights on European celebrities in this caper romp
Toute une vie by Claude Lelouch( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lelouch's story of the parallel lives of a man and a woman who were destined for each other
Window shopping = Golden eighties by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical film of romance in a shopping mall in Paris
Mado by Claude Sautet( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in French and German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Middle-aged investor Simon faces the loss of everything when he learns his business partner, Julien, has amassed considerable debt with the unscrupulous businessman, Lépidon. When Julien is found to have committed suicide, Simon and his group find out just how deep they are in with Lépidon. Desperation sets in before Mado, a prostitute Simon frequents, offers a solution."--Container
La mariée était en noir by François Truffaut( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in French and German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le jour de son mariage, alors qu'elle sort à peine de l'Eglise, Julie voit son mari assassiné sous ses yeux... Personne ne sait pourquoi l'homme était la cible de cette balle. La veuve va alors entreprendre un voyage pour se venger de ceux qui ont tué son mari. Elle tient une liste des cinq responsables et elle compte les éliminer un par un."--AlloCiné
The two of us( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish boy living in Nazi-occupied Paris is sent by his parents to the countryside to live with an elderly Catholic couple until France's liberation. Forced to hide his identity, Claude bonds with the irascible, staunchly anti-Semitic Grandpa
Peur sur la ville by Adam Roy( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une jeune femme aux moeurs légères, reçoit de menaçants appels téléphoniques. Terrorisée, elle fait un malaise cardiaque, tombe par la fenêtre et se tue. A peine chargé du dossier, le commissaire Letellier se voit lancer un défi par un détraqué sexuel, "Minos", qui prétend faire cesser la corruption féminine en s'attaquant aux dépravées notoires. Letellier commence tout juste son enquête, mais s'en détourne bien vite pour donner la chasse à un vieil ennemi, le truand Marcucci, dont il veut se venger. Sermonné par ses chefs, il reprend la traque du dangereux Minos. La découverte d'un oeil de verre le met sur la piste d'un suspect, ami de l'une des femmes que tourmente le tueur... (source : ADAV)
Une belle fille come moi by François Truffaut( Visual )

16 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from France. Whilst researching his book, a naive sociologist embarks on a programme of interviews with female criminals. Camille Bliss tells him the story of her life and finally entangles him in her web of deceit and murder
L'honneur d'un capitaine by Pierre Schoendoerffer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A courtroom-drama about a dead captain whose memory is publicly accused by a historian on TV, twenty years after his death. The story follows his widow's struggle to prove that he wasn't a murderer and didn't practice torture while he was leading a ground unit during the Algeria war. She decides to sue the man who accused him of being a torturer and thus begins an investigation which retraces the captain's last 2 weeks, day by day
Landru by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landru: Landru lures women to his villa outside Paris, where he convinces them they will inherit his wealth, only to murder them and burn their bodies. Cheval d'orgueil: A lyrical tale of Brittany from 1908 to 1918, depicting the hardships of peasant life. Those too poor to own a horse ride the "horse of pride."
Ein schönes Mädchen wie ich Une belle fille comme moi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La première fois by Claude Berri( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious and perhaps autobiographical coming of age story from director Claude Berri. Set in 1952, it follows the escapades of the young artists and his buddies and their quest for girls and that rite of passage - the first time
Les assassins de l'ordre = The lawbreakers by Marcel Carné( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un homme accusé de vol meurt dans un commissariat. Le juge d'instruction Bernard Level est chargé de faire la lumière sur cette mort mystérieuse. Les rapports de force entre un juge d'instruction intègre, les média et la police se forgent. Level persiste à découvrir la vérité, même si les trois policiers présumément coupables sont innocentés
Robert et Robert by Claude Lelouch( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in French and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lonely bachelors go to a computeried dating agency to find the girls of their dreams
Voyou by Claude Lelouch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon, dit "le Suisse", un gangster évadé de prison se réfugie dans un cinéma, où afin d'échapper aux regards des policiers, il oblige une spectatrice à l'embrasser; celle-ci accepte de l'héberger, d'abord avec réticence, puis avec plaisir. Il prend, contact avec Martine, son ancienne maîtresse et avec ses complices et récupère de plus une valise remplie de dollars. En effet, cinq ans auparavant, il avait réalisé un audacieux rapt d'enfant
Les Perses by Jean Prat( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 472 avant J-C, un messager vient au palais du roi de Perse annoncer à la Vieille Reine et au coeur des Fidèles la déroute des perses face à Athènes, à Salamine. L'événement est interprété comme un chatiment divin. Face à cette tragédie, la reine évoque le fantôme de son mari Darios pour qu'il éclaire les siens
 
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Charles Denner acteur français

Charles Denner actor

Charles Denner attore cinematografico francese

Charles Denner Frans acteur

Charles Denner fransk skådespelare

Charles Denner fransk skodespelar

Charles Denner fransk skuespiller

Charles Denner französischer Schauspieler

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