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Poiret, Jean 1926-

Overview
Works: 269 works in 621 publications in 6 languages and 4,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film remakes  Comedy films  Farces  Manuscripts 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Director, Narrator, Other, Author of dialog, Singer, Conceptor, Film editor, Editor, Collaborator, Translator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jean Poiret
Publications by Jean Poiret
Publications by Jean Poiret, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jean Poiret
La cage aux folles by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
29 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married
Le Dernier métro The last metro by François Truffaut( visu )
75 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Her husband in exile from the Nazis, a beautiful actress (Deneuve) tries to keep his theater running. Set in Paris
Le dernier métro Last metro by François Truffaut( visu )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in French and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew who feels compelled to leave the country in order to survive the German occupation during WWII. His wife Marion is an actress and a member of the Resistance who goes on to direct the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive by rehearsing a new play. She hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. The troupe believes that the show must go on no matter the circumstances. But Lucas never left the country, he is actually hiding in the basement
Poulet au vinaigre by Claude Chabrol( visu )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Set in a small town in France, an invalid bullies her teen aged son into obedience. They live on an estate marked for development, but they are refusing to sell. When a series of murders occur, the deceptively charming Inspector Lavardin gets to the bottom of it all
Inspecteur Lavardin by Claude Chabrol( visu )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in French and German and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Inspecteur Lavardin arrives at a cozy, seaside village to investigate the bizarre murder of an eminent Catholic author. The usually cool sleuth is shaken when he discovers that the victim's widow is none other than his old flame
Brigitte Bardot ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Two weeks in September: A wife is torn between two lovers, her older husband and a much younger man
The Elegant criminal ( visu )
3 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 59 libraries worldwide
"He took pleasure from the bottle, from sex, from literature, and from the twist of the knife. The Elegant Criminal is a story of contradictions, propelled by the most curious motivations ever to emerge from the crininal mind ..."--Container
La Cage aux folles II by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in French and English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"La cage aux folles" est une boîte de nuit tropézienne qui présente un spectacle de travestis, et dont la vedette est Zaza Napoli. Albin (alias Zaza) forme avec Renato, un vieux couple homosexuel. Zaza sera aux prises avec une affaire d'espionnage. Devenus dépositaires par inadvertance, d'un microfilm recherché par des agents secrets, Albin et Renato s'enfuient vers l'Italie
Le zèbre by Jean Poiret( visu )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Fifteen years ago, Hippolyte and Camille married for love. Now the time has come for Hippolyte to act, to once again inspire in Camille the overwrought, ecstatic sensuality and sentimentality they once knew
Le dernier métro The last metro ( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew and was compelled to leave the country. His wife Marion, an actress, directs the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive with a new play, and hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. But Lucas is actually hiding in the basement
The birdcage by Mike Nichols( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Komedie waarin de zoon van een homostel gaat trouwen met de dochter van een conservatieve senator waardoor de confrontatie met de schoonouders niet langer kan uitblijven
C'est encore mieux l'après-midi : comédie by Ray Cooney( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Die letzte Metro Le dernier métro ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 16 libraries worldwide
La cage aux folles : the Broadway musical comedy by Jerry Herman( score )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
13 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Chez les Lachesnaye on ne travaille pas et pas question que le dernier du nom déroge à la règle malgré la situation financière dramatique... Satirique et gentiment irrévérencieux
La cage aux folles by Jean Poiret( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Joyeuses pâques by Jean Poiret( visu )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Stéphane Margelle es un magnate de la riviera francesa, casado con una bella mujer, Sophie. Es un seductor empedernido y no hay ni una sola dama que se resista a sus encantos. A pesar de sus numerosas conquistas, las cosas le han salido bien. Es habilidoso con los embustes y Julie ignora sus andanzas. Un día, Stephane lleva a Julie al aeropuerto. Allí conoce a una dulce y atractiva muchacha de dieciocho años, Julie. Su plan de conquista se pone en marcha, pero algo imprevisto sucede
La Cage aux Folles by Jean Poiret( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Renato Baldi tient avec son amant Albin un cabaret de danseurs travestis qui s'appelle La Cage aux folles. Albin fait des scènes de plus en plus fréquentes à Renato, et ce dernier reçoit la visite de son fils, Laurent, qui va se marier. Le problème : les parents de sa fiancée, très conservateurs, croient que les parents de leur futur gendre sont attaché d'ambassade et mère de famille
On purge bébé by Marcel Bluwal( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Monsieur Follavoine, fabricant de porcelaine, attend la visite à son domicile d'un client important.Mais Madame elle est préoccupée par les embarras intestinaux de leur fils ! Alors que la discussion s'engage entre le fabricant et l'acheteur potentiel, monsieur Chouilloux, Madame surgit! elle demande à son époux de faire preuve d'autorité et d'obliger leur fils Toto à boire sa purge. Le ton monte entre les époux et monsieur Chouilloux, à son corps défendant, se trouve mêlé à l'affaire. Bientôt devant le manque de coopération du client, Madame au comble de l'exaspération, apprend à ce dernier qu'il est cocu...[source jaquette]
La grande lessive (!) by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
9 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"Petit professeur de lycée, Armand Saint-Just est consterné par les effets de la télévision sur ses élèves. Avec l'aide de son ami Benjamin, il met sur pied un plan d'action."--Container
 
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Poiré, Jean
Poiré, Jean, 1926-
Poiré, Jean 1926-1992
Poiret, Jean
Languages
French (196)
English (25)
German (13)
Spanish (6)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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