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Cassel, Jean-Pierre 1932-2007

Works: 310 works in 916 publications in 7 languages and 10,419 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Singer, Costume designer, Adapter, Translator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jean-Pierre Cassel
Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Cassel
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( Visual )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
Le scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterfly by Julian Schnabel( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1995 at the age of 43, Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby suffered a stroke that paralysed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands that he had only visited in his mind
L'armée des ombres = Army of shadows by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

56 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Armee des Ombres is a stark and unvarnished story about Resistance fighters in Vichy France in 1942-43 when the French leadership allowed the Nazis to occupy the country. The members of this army are cold, hungry, desperate men and women, with false names and no addresses, who can be betrayed in an instant by a traitor or an accident. They know they will probably die. A meditation on the nature of resistance and the price of courage, these heroes can save their own country only by cutting themselves apart from it. Entangled in the political turmoil engulfing France in the wake of May '68--as a result received poorly there--the film was not distributed in the US until 2006
Vincent & Theo by Robert Altman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside and outside the claustrophobic art world of Paris in the late 19th century, two Dutch brothers try to make their mark. Vincent can only paint and rage. Soft souled, black-toothed, he spends his life in a series of barren rooms, taking his work as far as it can go. Theo can only try--mostly in vain for the length of both their lives--to sell his brother's work. Theo vicariously participates in his brother's art while working, marrying, and contracting syphilis like a 'normal' bourgeoisie. The brothers became the work: one brother who painted, and the other brother who believed that to support the painting was the most important thing he could possibly do with his lifetime
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This extraordinary comic version of the historic 1910 London-to-Paris air race features the greatest aviators from around the world. They all come together when a stuffy, but very rich, newspaper publisher decides to sponsor an airplane race across the English Channel. Convinced it will give his newspaper worldwide publicity, the publisher offers 10,000 pounds to the winner"--Container
La cérémonie by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in French and English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine hires the illiterate Sophie to work as her maid at her remote home in the French countryside. But Sophie soon falls under the influence of the mysterious Jeanne and suddenly the stage is set for murder, violence and betrayal
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
Oh! What a lovely war by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Smith family as they go off to fight World War I, and revolves around the songs and words of the soldiers
The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
Jean Renoir( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctor's horrible experiment: experimental fantasy about a Jekyll/Hyde-type psychiatrist/lunatic creating havoc in 1950s Paris
Métisse = Café au lait by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Undetermined and French and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interracial romantic trio come to grips with joint parenthood when a pregnant woman has two lovers and refuses to reveal which of them is the father
La rupture by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in French and English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A good mother with a checkered past as a stripper and barmaid divorces her ne'er-do-well husband and her in-laws blame her for causing her husband's addiction and set out to remove their grandchild from her custody. Thwarted by the courts, they hire a seedy penniless operative, Paul, to destroy her reputation. He moves into her rooming house and begins to insinuate himself into her life, hatching darker and more convoluted plots to implicate Helene
Congorama by Philippe Falardeau( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Belgian engineer tries to emulate his father by being an inventor. When he discovers he was adopted, he sets off for Canada to find his birth parents
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie = Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

35 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surrealist and satirical film by Luis Buñuel in which an upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined
Les rendez-vous d'Anna by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in French and English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This strikingly composed 'road movie' with a feminist perspective follows the journey of a filmmaker, Anna, across Europe. Rendezvous and chance encounters result in attempts at verbal communication which somehow remain unresolved. Anna is a deliberately enigmatic figure, self-contained yet acted upon rather than acting
The Wooden camera by Junior Singo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From South Africa comes a compelling story of fate and friendship as two boys make a simple choice that alters their lives forever ... this richly multilayered story offers an insightful look into the challenges facing post-Apartheid South Africa while telling an enchanting tale of a sweet artistic soul finding his true self."--Container
The three musketeers ; The four musketeers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three musketeers: The young ambitious Gascon D'Artagnan arrives in Paris aspiring to join the Musketeers. He meets Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, and faces villains, romance, adventure, and intrigue. To save the honor of the Queen, he and the others set off on a perilous journey. In the end, he proves he is worthy, and joins the Musketeers like his friends
Sade by Benoît Jacquot( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and German and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While incarcerated, the famous philanthropist and sexual predator educates a young woman about the carnal pleasures of life
The four musketeers by Richard Lester( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Venda and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milady is back and determined to make the musketeers--Athos, Porthos, Aramis and d'Artagnan pay for foiling her plot to discredit the Queen of France. Milady will stop at nothing to wreak her revenge, even if it means seducing the hateful d'Artagnan. The heroes must battle a siege, cross swords innumerable times, and thwart as many plots and counter-plots as Cardinal Richelieu, the Count of Rochefort, and Milady can hatch
L'enfer by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul and Nelly are a picture-perfect bride and groom and work hard to make their hotel a success. However, Paul can't shake the nagging feeling that Nelly is having an affair, and his jealousy grows to insane proportions
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Le scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterfly
Alternative Names
Cassel, Jean-Pierre

Cassel, Jean-Pierre, 1932-

Crochon, Jean-Pierre.

Crochon Jean-Pierre 1932-2007

Ioannes Petrus Cassel

Jean-Pierre Cassel 1932–2007 French actor

Jean-Pierre Cassel acteur français

Jean-Pierre Cassel actor francés

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Jean-Pierre Cassel fransk skodespelar

Jean-Pierre Cassel fransk skuespiller

Jean-Pierre Cassel französischer Schauspieler (1932–2007)

Ζαν-Πιέρ Κασέλ Γάλλος ηθοποιός

Жан-Пьер Кассель

Жан-П'єр Кассель Французький актор

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ז'אן-פייר קאסל שחקן צרפתי

جان بيير كاسل

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Oh! What a lovely warThe three musketeers