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Leconte, Patrice

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Ridicule by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

123 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts life at the court of Louis XVI, circa 1780. The ever-fluid pecking order is determined by the quality and rapidity of one's rejoinders, and a man can be driven to suicide by the one thing that must be avoided at all costs - being the object of ridicule. Compassionate, upright engineer, Gregoire Ponceludon de Malavoy, is baron of an estate where peasants are dropping like flies, felled by diseases that breed in the fetid waters where they fish. Broke, but determined to drain the murderous swamps, Gregoire sets out from the provinces to plead his case at Versailles. But his mission is complicated when he finds himself locked in a dangerous triangle with two very seductive ladies - a sophisticated older woman who can help him and an innocent young beauty with nothing to offer but her love
L'homme du train = Man on the train by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

54 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious criminal (Mullen Jr.) rolls into a small town planning to knock off the local bank, assuming it will go off without a hitch. But when he encounters a retired poetry professor (Sutherland), his plans take an unlikely turn. With no place to stay, the professor generously welcomes him into his home. As the two men talk, a bond forms between these two polar opposites, and surprising moments of humor and compassion emerge. Beginning to understand each other more, they each examine the choices they've made in their lives, secretly longing to live the type of lifestyle the other man has lived, based on the desire to escape his own
Mon meilleur ami by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in French and English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught by a paparazzi with his celebrity model mistress, Elena, billionaire CEO Pierre Levasseur hatches an unlikely scheme to avoid a messy divorce. He tells his wife that Elena is not his lover, but the lover of Francois Pignot, a parking valet who accidentally wound up in the picture. To fool his wife, Levasseur gets Francois and the gorgeous Elena to pose as a couple. This complicates things between Francois and his roommate Richard, as well as with his own fiancee, Emilie. When Levasseur's wife uncovers the plot, she plans to get even
Monsieur Hire by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

68 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A recluse is accused of murdering a young woman simply because his neighbors think he is strange". --IMDB
La veuve de Saint-Pierre by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

53 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1850. En una isla francesa cerca de Canadá un condenado a muerte espera a ser guillotinado
La fille sur le pont = The girl on the bridge by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

69 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful waif is prepared to leap to her death in the Seine but is rescued from her grim fate by a raffish carnival knife thrower
Le Mari de la coiffeuse = The Hairdresser's husband by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

88 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acting on his obsession with the woman who cut his hair as a child, a middle-aged man finds a soulmate in a beautiful young hairdresser
Confidences trop intimes = Intimate strangers by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Por llamar a la puerta equivocada Anna termina contándole sus problemas matrimoniales a un consejero financiero llamado William Faber. Conmovido por su angustia, que a la vez le resulta excitante, Faber no tiene valor para decirle que en realidad no es psicólogo. De una cita a otra, se va creando un extraño ritual entre ellos. William se siente conmovido por la joven mujer a la vez que fascinado por oír los secretos que ningún hombre alcanza a oír. Pero, ¿quién es Anna? y ¿realmente la está engañando con este juego? Yendo mucho más allá en esta extraña relación, Anna y William empiezan a cuestionarse sus vidas y a pensar en sus seres queridos. Gracias a la perspectiva del otro, empiezan a ver todo de manera distinta, sin tener ni idea de dónde les llevará
A promise by Peter Kosminsky( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centered on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's protégé. Separated first by duties and then by the war, they pledge their devotion to one another. Eight years later, with millions dead and Europe in ruins, the exile returns, to his homeland and to the woman he hopes has been waiting for him. But has their love survived the brutal passage of time?
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lively tip of the hat to the pioneers of the moving picture, this commemoration of the Centenial of the Lumiere Brothers' first "motion picture" is an anthology of short pieces by 40 contemporary filmmakers, {u0097}including Peter Greenaway, Spike Lee, David Lynch, Wim Wenders, and Zhang Yimou. They would make their own "Lumiere" films with a restored camera that once belonged to the Lumiere brothers. The filmmakers were required to work according to the same conditions under which the Lumieres made their films one hundred years ago: the sequence could not exceed the 52 seconds of film, could not use sound, and could not be artificially lit. Each director offers their own signature styles in their films, and in interviews offers their impressions on films and filmmaking
Dogora by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrice Leconte travels to Cambodia to create a sound and image symphony of a land and its people. From the city streets to rural villages, from factories to farmlands and beyond, discover the men, women, and children of this ever-surprising Southeast Asian nation at work, play, and peace, all moving at the speed of life. It's an extraordinary sensory journey
Les bronzés = French fried vacation by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa, a vacation haven for unattached, consenting adults. A zany take-off of the "Club-Med" as it started out--when having a good time depended on how many partners you had, no matter who they were
Les bronzés : font du ski by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of wealthy libertines get together for a week-long ski vacation at Val-d'Isere
Les femmes aux cheveux courts : roman by Patrice Leconte( Book )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas, 27 ans, jeune homme séduisant, cherche en vain la femme de sa vie. Employé dans une boutique de papeterie dirigée par madame Capliet, il travaille en compagnie de charmantes vendeuses, qui ne correspondent cependant pas à son idéal. C'est dans le métro qu'a lieu la rencontre tant attendue, en la personne de Colette. Premier roman du réalisateur
Le magasin des suicides by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een familie drijft al generaties lang een winkel in zelfmoordartikelen, maar dan brengt de vrolijke jongste zoon een heel andere sfeer in de familie en de klandizie
Le parfum d'Yvonne = Yvonne's perfume by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victor Charma looks back at an idyllic summer on Lake Geneva in the late 50s which he spent with the beautiful aspiring actress Yvonne and her mysterious elderly mentor ... Yvonne and Victor seem destined to be together, however the sun-filled days of social gatherings and passionate encounters prove all too fleeting"--Container
Une heure de tranquillité by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and German and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als zestiger Michel de lp wil beluisteren die hij op een vlooienmarkt heeft gevonden wordt hij gehinderd door een stortvloed aan familie, vreemdelingen, bouwvakkers, buren en nog veel meer
Cinema 16 : European short films by Lukas Moodysson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 16 short films which feature previously unseen and early works by some of today's most notable European filmmakers, as well as award-winning films from its rising stars
Les bronzés 3 : amis pour la vie by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Les bronzés and Les bronzés font du ski in which a group of friends that met on vacation reunite after 27 years
Tango! [eVideo - Films on Demand] by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

29 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vincent, a stunt pilot, is acquitted of murdering his wife and her lover. However, a few years later, L'Elegant, the Judge in the case, comes to blackmail him. The Judge's nephew, Paul, is having trouble with his wife and they demand that Vincent kill her. The Judge, a confirmed bachelor, takes Paul and Vincent on the road to search for Paul's wife Marie. The three men get on well together, and spend their time discussing their relationship with women". --IMDB
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Confidences trop intimes = Intimate strangers
Le Mari de la coiffeuse = The Hairdresser's husbandConfidences trop intimes = Intimate strangersLumière et compagnie = Lumière & company
Alternative Names
Leconte, Patorice

Leconte, Patrice 1947-

Leconte, Patrice Claude François.

Patrice Leconte Frans acteur

Patrice Leconte französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Patrice Leconte French film director and screenwriter

Patrice Leconte réalisateur français

Patrice Leconte regista francese

Патрис Леконт

Патрыс Леконт

Патріс Леконт

Պատրիս Լեկոնտ

פטריס לקונטה

פטריס לקונטה שחקן צרפתי

باتريس لوكونت

پاتریس لوکنت

پاتریس لوکنت فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان فرانسوی

പാട്രസ് ലെകോണ്ടെ ഫ്രഞ്ച് ചലചിത്ര നടന്‍

르꽁트, 파트리스 1947-

르콩트, 파트리스 1947-

파트리스 르콩트


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