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Zidi, Claude 1934-

Overview
Works: 206 works in 549 publications in 7 languages and 1,169 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Police films  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Adapter, Conceptor, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1995.9.A3, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Claude Zidi
Le bonheur by Agnès Varda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This poetic and sensuous hymn to the happy life is the story of a young French carpenter in love with two women--his beautiful wife and the mistress who eventually replaces her. Varda portrays personal happiness as both a self-gratifying and destructive force
Asterix & Obelix bij de Britten by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 50 B.C., Asterix and Obelix are a pair of comedic heroes living in a small but well-protected village in Gual, where a magic potion concocted by Druids turns the townsfolk into mighty soldiers. When Roman troops carve a path through Gaul to reach the English Channel, Caesar and his aide de camp Detritus discover the secret elixir and capture the Druid leader who knows its formula and Asterix and Obelix are sent off to rescue them
Les Ripoux My new partner ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran police detective teaches his new by-the-book partner the finer points of graft and the good life
True lies by James Cameron ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sur les traces d'un dangereux terroriste, un agent secret néglige sa mission afin d'espionner sa femme infidèle
L'aile ou la cuisse by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Duchemin is France's most reputed culinary expert, an esteemed food critic and author of the best-selling Duchemin restaurant guide. He is about to be received into the Académie Française and plans to retire, intending that his son Gérard will continue his work. Unfortunately, Gérard's sole ambition is to be a comedian and, without his father knowing, he works part-time as a clown in a travelling circus. Duchemin's mortal enemy is Jacques Tricatel, the supermarket magnate who is planning to open a chain of fast-food restaurants. When he hears about this, Duchemin agrees to appear on a chat show with Tricatel in order to expose him as an enemy of French cuisine. However, before the show goes out Duchemin loses his sense of taste and Tricatel discovers his son's secret pastime
Les ripoux by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about two corrupt policemen who became rich and left the police service
La totale! by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Franȯis has convinced his wife and nearly everyone else that he is a pleasant, downtrodden civil servant who has been immured in a dead-end job. In reality, he is a very competent secret operative for the government. Meanwhile, Helene, the mother of his two children, has grown bored with her dull husband and is considering whether or not she should have an affair with an attractively sleazy used-car salesman who has been feeding her his standard seduction line: that he's a secret agent (which, in his case, is a lie). When Franȯis discovers this, he concocts a plan to teach his wife a lesson, which grows unexpectedly complicated when the two of them stumble across an international arms-smuggling cartel."--All Movie Guide
La zizanie by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Industriel ambitieux, Guillaume Daubray-Lacaze agrandit son usine de matériel de dépollution, détruisant du même coup le jardin de sa femme Bernadette, férue d'horticulture. Décidée à se venger de son mari, elle quitte le domicile conjugal, et se présente contre lui aux élections municipales
Ripoux contre Ripoux by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sequel to the film Les ripoux, concerning an odd couple of cops
Les sous-doués passent le bac by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French high school students engage in comic hijinks
Association de malfaiteurs by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quatre potes issus de la même promo n'ont pas la même chance dans la vie. Thierry et Gérard, brillants chefs d'entreprises, décident de faire une farce à Daniel, le looser de la bande. La farce tourne au drame quand Daniel tombe dans les filets de Bernard, homme d'affaires peu scrupuleux
Inspecteur la Bavure by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un jeune flic, entré dans la police pour répondre aux dernières volontés de son père, est victim des intrigues d'un redoubtable truand et collabore malgré lui a l'enlèvement d'une journaliste, fille d'un magnat de la presse qui l'accompagnait dans une mission. Après de multiples péripéties, parviendra-t-il à la délivrer?"--Container
Brust oder Keule ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les bidasses en folie by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy starring Les Charlots, a French pop music group, who are drafted into military service
Astérix et Obélix contre César by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The well-known little village from the Asterix and Obelix-comic books is in trouble: It is the last place not controlled by Rome. When Tax collector Claudius Incorruptus does not get his money from the villagers, Julius Caesar himself comes to the place to see what's so special about their resistance. A special magic potion, prepared by the village's druid, gives incredible power to those who drink it. And Obelix, who fell into the pot as a child has been invincible ever since. With the help of Tullius Destructivus, an intrigeur, the Romans try to get obelix and the druid into their hands in order to wipe the little village off the map, when the last potion of it's stock has been used up. But each individual also has some plans of his own
Ripoux 3 by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues the stories of Ripoux and Ripoux contre ripoux about a pair of Parisian policemen
Astérix & Obélix ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 50 B.C. and all of Gaul has been conquered by the Romans. All? No! One tiny village continues to resist the Roman occupation with the help of a magic potion which turns its inhabitants into invincible warriors
Les sous-doués en vacances ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bébel s'apprêtait à s'envoler pour les Seychelles avec Stéphanie qui finalement lui préfère un autre. Claudine rêvait des îles en compagnie de Stéphane mais c'était sans compter sur sa soeur jumelle qui lui pique sous son nez. Deux désenchantés de l'amour qui se retrouyent sur la Côte d'Azur et le début d'une aventure sea, sex and ... fun!
Der Querkopf ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les rois du gag ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
French (210)
German (16)
English (16)
Italian (4)
Dutch (3)
Spanish (2)
Multiple languages (1)