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Yanne, Jean

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Works: 415 works in 882 publications in 5 languages and 6,074 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biography  Anecdotes  Quotations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Singer, Lyricist, Composer, Director, Other, Costume designer, Scenarist, Film editor, Contributor, Production personnel, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Indochine by Régis Wargnier( visu )
35 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,510 libraries worldwide
Eliane, a rubber plantation owner in French Indochina, hides her torrid love affairs with upper-class society. But when her adopted Indochinese daughter innocently falls in love with Eliane's secret lover, the scandal may destroy their family
Week end by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
25 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 683 libraries worldwide
A middle class couple on a weekend trip get caught up in an armed liberation struggle. A sarcastic portrait of France in 1967
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( visu )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Set in 1840, Madame Bovary is the story of a provincial woman. She seeks fulfillment in marriage, only to fail. She then looks to a gay social life, then religion, then to adultery. Her futile attempts toward happiness lead her only to ruinous debt and suicide
Le boucher by Claude Chabrol( visu )
39 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress avoids attachments but strikes up a congenial friendship with the charmingly passionate local butcher, a veteran of Indochina. As a serial killer spreads terror throughout the countryside, the effort of these two people to come back from their emotional islands to some kind of mutual understanding and reality builds from oblique tenderness and humor to shattering tragedy
The horseman on the roof Le hussard sur le toit by J.-P Rappeneau( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in French and held by 368 libraries worldwide
In a world ravaged by revolution and violence, two strangers--a handsome renegade and a beautiful countess--find their only chance for survival in each other! Together they undertake a perilous cross-country journey where they will also discover unmatched danger, excitement ... and passion!
Weekend by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
31 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
A middle class couple on a weekend trip get caught up in an armed liberation struggle. A sarcastic portrait of France in 1967
Que la bête meure by Claude Chabrol( visu )
24 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in French and English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
"An astute, beautifully acted study in obsession with a tight and complex screenplay by Paul Gegauff. When his son is killed in a hit and run accident, Charles is determined to take revenge. After a long investigation, a chance meeting introduces him to Paul, whom he suspects murdered his child. He decides to infiltrate his family by faking a love affair with Paul's sister-in-law, only to find that Paul's entire family also despise him. It is through their hatred that he plots his revenge"--container
Lancelot du Lac de Robert Bresson ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Lancelot is a ruthless and ignoble opportunist who returns from his impossible futile mission to locate the Holy Grail, only to callously rekindle his affair with the Lady Guinevere. He feels that he needs her consolation because of the heavy casualties and the disappointment of a failed mission
Lancelot du lac by Robert Bresson( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in French and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Set in the last days of the doomed quest by Lancelot and the rest of King Arthur's knights for the Holy Grail, this is a tale of the end of the age of chivalry and the death of a dream
Nous ne vieillirons pas ensemble by Maurice Pialat( visu )
25 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Jean, a fortyish filmmaker who's struggling to make a feature, is married to the smoothly bourgeois Francoise, but for six years, has been brazenly carrying on an affair with the much younger Catherine, an aspiring actress. Toward Francoise, Jean is merely chilly; toward Catherine, with whom his relationship is vitally carnal, he's both verbally and physically abusive. Unable to stand his outbursts and unwilling to live in fear, Catherine leaves him, but still hopes to sleep with him sometimes
Victory ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
A reclusive and hard-hearted man living on a private island in the Dutch East Indies must protect his home, and the woman he rescues and eventually comes to love, from two brutish villains bent on revenge. Told by a sea captain at a hotel in the port town of Surabaya where Dutch entrepreneurs come to drink and wind down while listening to an all-female orchestra led by a creepy conductor
Touche pas a la femme blanche Don't touch the white woman by Marco Ferreri( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Marco Ferreri transplants the Battle of Little Big Horn to the site of a demolished Parisian mall and presents his take on the classic American Western, sympathizing with the Indians instead of the cowboys. DVD extra includes: Excerpt from the documentary 'Marco Ferreri: The Director Who Came From the Future
The Wolf at the door by H Carlsen( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
The middle period of the life of artist Paul Gauguin are brought to life
À la mode In fashion ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A young man goes from rags to riches in the fashion design industry of Paris
Regarde les hommes tomber by Jacques Audiard( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in French and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Simon is a sales representative about fifty years old. When Mickey, his cop friend, is shot, Simon leaves everything to find the murderers. Two years before, Marx, an old gambler, met Frederic, a young man that does not look very smart and started to follow him everywhere (as a puppy) and changed his name to Johnny to please Marx. Of course, Simon's story is related to the story of Marx and Johnny. But the thriller is only a pretext for a psychological description of the three main characters
Le pacte des loups by Christophe Gans( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"Inspired by actual events, this epic thriller retraces the myth of the 'Beast of Gévaudan' during the reign of Louis XV in 1766 France. Inexplicably depraved killings by an unseen 'monster' terrorize the people of France. As the attacks multiply, the King becomes desperate to end the fear and delegates Grégoire de Fronsac, a renowed scientist, and Mani, a Mohawk Indian, to hunt and destroy the beast"--Container
Attention bandits by Claude Lelouch( visu )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 37 libraries worldwide
"A fairy tale love story centered around jewel thieves and murderers ... Simon's quest for revenge and a love story between his daughter and some unforeseen suitors"--Container
La France de Jean Yanne by Dominique de Roux( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in French and English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
See how they fall ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A salesman tries to find the murderer of his best friend, a cop named Mickey. To do this, he realizes that he must abandon everything he knows
Touche pas à la femme blanche Don't touch the white woman ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Presents a unique and anachronistic pastiche on the American western and a subversive swipe at the treatment of Native Americans. As the cavalry fights the Indians, coward General Custer is trying to fight off the advances of both Sitting Bull and Marie-Helene while modern day Parisian life goes on around them
 
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Alternative Names
Gouyé, Jean
Gouyé, Jean 1933-2003
Gouyé, Jean Roger.
JEAN YANNE
Johnny Rock Feller 1933-2003
Languages
French (247)
English (15)
German (10)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
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