skip to content

Rabier, Jean 1927-

Overview
Works: 110 works in 231 publications in 5 languages and 3,841 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Fiction  Biography  Television adaptations  Musical films  Case studies 
Roles: Cinematographer, Actor, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Jean Rabier
Publications by Jean Rabier
Publications by Jean Rabier, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jean Rabier
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in French and held by 762 libraries worldwide
Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( visu )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy (Nino Castelnuovo), a gas station mechanic. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French
Une affaire de femmes Story of women by Claude Chabrol( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 327 libraries worldwide
To survive Nazi-occupied 1940's France, Marie turns to illegally aborting pregnancies for a hefty fee. As her income increases, Marie moves her family to a posh apartment. Completely seduced by her lifestyle, Marie ignores her shell-shocked husband Paul. Things take a disastrous turn after one of Marie's "customers" dies and her husband turns her over to the authorities. Inspired by the real-life of Marie-Louise Girard, who was executed in 1943 by the Vichy Government, who'd declared abortion as a Crime Against the State because it diminished the number of potential soldiers
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer set adrift in the city as she awaits test results of a biopsy. A chronicle of the minutes of one woman's life, Cléo from 5 to 7 is a spirited mix of vivid vérité and melodrama, featuring a score by Michel Legrand and cameos by Jean-Luc Godard and Anna Karina
Les biches by Claude Chabrol( visu )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in French and held by 235 libraries worldwide
"Socialite Frederique encounters young student Why on the streets of Paris, seduces her and whisks her off to spend winter with the chic crowd in St. Tropez. When architect Paul meets Why, he too charms her and comes between the two lovers. Frederique then seduces Paul out of jealousy, but finds herself feeling real love. Paul and Frederique invite Why to live together with them, resulting in a ménage-à-trois beset by jealousy, madness, and ultimately, murder."--Container
Le bonheur by Agnès Varda( visu )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in French and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Le bonheur : "Un menuisier aime sa femme, ses enfants et la nature. Ensuite il rencontre une autre femme, une postière, qui ajoute du bonheur à son bonheur. Toujours très amoureux de sa femme, il ne veut pas se priver, ni se cacher, ni mentir. Un jour de pique-nique en Ile-de-France, tout n'est pas si simple..." (Extrait de la jaquette)
4 by Agnès Varda ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Le bonheur. Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker
Six in Paris ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
Poulet au vinaigre by Claude Chabrol( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in French and held by 116 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 )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in French and German and held by 111 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
Bay of angels ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Le bonheur Happiness ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 78 libraries worldwide
An amiable young carpenter decides that he will be happiest with both a wife and a mistress. His affair leads to tragedy for his wife
Masques by Claude Chabrol( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Roland Wolf is writing a book on the life of TV game show personality Christian Legagneur - or is he? He spends a weekend doing research for his project, in which he meets Legagneur's oddball friends and his juvenile charge who suffers from a mysterious ailment. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues as Roland searches for the answers to his "research."
Ten days wonder ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Divided into 10 days, the story focuses on the wealthy Van Horns. A psychological drama of sex and murder
Le boucher by Claude Chabrol( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in French and held by 43 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
Cléo de 5 à 7 ; Daguerréotypes by Agnès Varda( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in French and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Cléo de 5 à 7 : Cléo est chanteuse. Mais aujourd'hui, entre 17 et 19h, elle attend le résultat d'une analyse médicale. Elle craint le cancer. Pendant deux heures, elle va et vient, rencontre ses amis, son amant, son pianiste, se fait dire l'avenir, fait les magasins... Mais partout se dessine le visage de la mort et de la maladie... / Daguerreotypes : Année 1975. Entre le n°70 et le n°90 de la rue Daguerre, pittoresque rue du XIVe arrondissement, Agnès Varda filme en voisine les commerçants et les habitants du coin. Un spectacle de magie les réunit
Que la bête meure by Claude Chabrol( visu )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Pour venger la mort de son fils, tué par un chauffard, un homme se lance sur la piste du coupable. Il parvient bientôt à retrouver sa trace et devient un intime de sa famille. L'homme se révèle un être abject haï de tous
La baie des anges by Jacques Demy( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Les noces rouges by Claude Chabrol( visu )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 19 libraries worldwide
La belle Lucienne est la femme de Paul, un notable quelque peu ennuyeux. Elle a pour amant Pierre. Paul est parfaitement au courant de leur liaison. Les deux amants décident de l'éliminer..."les noces rouges" est l'un des plus célèbres films de Claude Chabrol, l'un de ceux qui ont forgé sa réputation de peintre sans concession des moeurs de la bourgeoisie de province
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in French and German and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Charles est assureur, il a 40 ans et mène une existence bourgeoise avec son fils et sa femme Hélène. A 30 ans, Hélène est une belle femme qui ne travaille pas et semble s'ennuyer dans leur superbe villa. Bref, une vie de couple presque sans nuages. Un jour, Charles commence à avoir des doutes sur la fidélité de son épouse et engage un détective privé
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Rabier, Jacques 1927-
Languages
French (88)
German (9)
Spanish (6)
English (2)
Turkish (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.