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Magimel, Benoît

Overview
Works: 232 works in 910 publications in 7 languages and 5,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Biographical films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Narrator, Creator, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benoît Magimel
La demoiselle d'honneur = The bridesmaid by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merci pour le chocolat (Thank you for the chocolate) : "Intricate plots wend their way through the elegant homes of several well-heeled Swiss families. Isabelle Huppert stars as Mika, the head of a chocolate company who is married to a suave, concert pianist - whose first wife died years ago in a mysterious car accident"--Container
The piano teacher by Michael Haneke( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in French and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
Le petits mouchoirs = Little white lies by Guillaume Canet( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in French and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als een vriend ernstig gewond raakt bij een ongeluk, brengt dit een kettingreactie aan emoties los bij een groep Parijse vrienden die toch vakantie gaat vieren in het strandhuis van een van hen
Pour une femme = For a woman by Diane Kurys( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In her mid-thirties, Anne still knows practically nothing of her family's past. After her mother's death, Anne discovers old photos and letters that convince her to take a closer look at her parents' life after the concentration camps of World War II. Her research reveals the existence of a mysterious uncle everyone seems intent on forgetting entirely. As she closes in on a discovery she didn't expect, her father grows ever more ill, and may take the family secret to his grave. In a journey that stretches from post-war France and to the 1980s, Anne's destiny intertwines with her father's past until they form a single, unforgettable story."--Container
La tête haute = Standing tall by Emmanuelle Bercot( Visual )

21 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A juvenile judge and a special educator are convinced that they can save the young delinquent Malony from himself and his violent ways
La Pianiste by Michael Haneke( Visual )

45 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erika Kohut, a middle aged piano teacher who has been suppressed by her mother and the rigidity of her music all of her life, begins a dangerous relationship with one of her young students
The flower of evil by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

35 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a seemingly perfect family, whose distinguished facade starts to crack when the wife ventures into local politics. On the eve of the election, a corpse appears, and the long dormant seeds of past family crime begin to bloom
Les enfants du siècle by Diane Kurys( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in French and German and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical history of the love affair between Romantic authors George Sand and Alfred de Musset that scandalized the salons of Paris in nineteenth-century France
The connection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marseille. 1975. Pierre Michel, a young magistrate with a wife and children, has just been transferred to help in the crack-down on organized crime. He decides to take on French Connection, a Mafia-run operation that exports heroin the world over. Paying heed to no one's warnings, he leads a one-man campaign against Mafia kingpin Gaetan Zampa, the most untouchable godfather of them all. But Pierre Michel will soon understand that to get results, he will have to change his methods
Le roi danse = The King is dancing by Gérard Corbiau( Visual )

44 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama about Louis XIV of France, centering on his passion for dance and music. The shy heir to the throne has his destiny altered when musician Jean-Baptiste Lully and the famed playwright Molière enter his life. Recognizing the young king's talent for dance, they compose and stage ballets that glorify Louis' image. The film includes many recreations of dance, drama, and opera of the era
La douleur by Emmanuel Finkiel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in French and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marguerite Duras must navigate the Resistance and the Gestapo to uncover the whereabouts of her imprisoned husband, Robert Antelme. After he's deported to Dachau in the midst of Nazi-occupied France, she becomes friendly with French collaborator Rabier to gain information at considerable risk to her underground cell. But as the months wear on, she must begin the process of confronting the unimaginable
La pianiste( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in French and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this riveting study of the dynamics of control, Academy Award-winning director Michael Haneke takes on Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek's controversial 1983 novel about perverse female sexuality and the world of classical music ... Erika [is] a piano professor at a Viennese conservatory who lives with her mother in a claustrophobically codepen­dent relation­ship. Severely repressed, she satisfies her mas­ochistic urges only voyeuristically until she meets Walter, a student whose desire for Erika leads to a destructive infatuation that upsets the careful equilibrium of her life."--Container
La fille seule = A single girl by Benoît Jacquot( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama showing a day in the life of a young Parisian woman named Valerie who is beginning a new job and who reveals to her boyfriend that she is four weeks pregnant
Des vents contraires = (Headwinds) by Jalil Lespert( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since his wife Sarah disappeared without a trace, Paul has been living alone with his two young children. But a year has gone by, and Paul is exhausted. He hopes for a new start by moving back to his home town, Saint Malo, France. But who, in fact, is Paul? A father who, to save the world in his children's eyes, must continually struggle with his own anxiety and thwart the impending threats on their lives
Les rivières pourpres by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in French and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with a ritual murder in a monastery in Lorraine, police chief Niemans teams up with young officer Reda to investigate a series of ritual murders in which the victims are crucified. Together with a specialist on Christian mythology they uncover a mysterious group called the Angels of the Apocalypse
La fille de Brest by Emmanuelle Bercot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans un hôpital de Brest, une pneumologue découvre un lien direct entre des morts suspectes et la prise d'un médicament commercialisé depuis 30 ans : le Mediator. De l'isolement des débuts à l'explosion médiatique de l'affaire, l'histoire inspirée de la vie d'Irène Frachon est une bataille de David contre Goliath pour voir enfin triompher la vérité" (source : jaquette)
La fille coupée en deux by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy centered around a TV weather girl in Lyon, France and the two very different men who pursue her--one a famous author, the other a spoiled heir to a pharmaceutical fortune
Intimate enemies by Florent Siri( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Kabylie in June, 1959, idealistic Lieutenant Terrien (Benoît Magimel becomes the head of a section of the French army. There he meets Sergeant Dougnac (Albert Dupontel), a hard-line professional soldier. The atrocities of the war, as well as the two men's differences, quickly put both to the test
La vie est un long fleuve tranquille by Etienne Chatiliez( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families. One family is affluent, with dutiful and (apparently) contented children. The other family is poor, with rambunctious (even delinquent) children, often hungry, but with lots of laughter in the house
Die Klavierspielerin by Elfriede Jelinek( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
 
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La fille seule = A single girl
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Benoît Magimel acteur français

‎Benoît Magimel‎ actor francés

Benoît Magimel aktor francuski

Benoît Magimel attore francese

Benoît Magimel francia színész

Benoît Magimel Frans acteur

Benoît Magimel franséische Schauspiller

Benoît Magimel fransk skådespelare

Benoît Magimel fransk skodespelar

Benoît Magimel fransk skuespiller

Benoît Magimel französischer Schauspieler

Benoît Magimel French actor

Benoît Magimel ranskalainen näyttelijä

Бенуа Мажимель

Мажимель Бенуа

Мажимель, Бенуа французский актёр

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بونوآ ماژیمل بازیگر فرانسوی

بينواه ماجيميل ممثل فرنسي

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マジメル, ブノワ

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