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Poiré, Alain

Overview
Works: 136 works in 373 publications in 4 languages and 4,225 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  War films  Historical films  Spy films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Adapter, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Alain Poiré
Publications by Alain Poiré, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Alain Poiré
 
Most widely held works by Alain Poiré
La gloire de mon père = My father's glory by Yves Robert( visu )
35 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in French and English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
Young Marcel's mother has fallen in love with the tranquil radiance of Bastide Neuve after spending a blissful summer holiday there. Desperate to return to her beloved hills, she encourages her family to make the exhausting nine-mile trek on foot. But when they find an illegal shortcut through a private estate, their decision to choose the easy way over the long haul could permanently compromise Marcel's father's position as a schoolmaster. -- Container
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escaped by Robert Bresson( visu )
34 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in French and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision
Le dîner de cons by Francis Veber( visu )
40 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 794 libraries worldwide
Wealthy publisher Pierre Brochant faces his greatest social challege in this classic French comedy of errors. He is supposed to find a guest who must be an idiot, to bring to a dinner sponsored by his friends, who are wealthy and obnoxious yuppies engaged in a never-ending game of oneupmanship
Le placard = Closet by Francis Veber( visu )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Francois Pignon works as an accountant in a rubber factory when he is about to be fired. His new neighbour comes up with an idea to prevent that happening: he spreads the rumour that he is gay so that the factory management might be afraid they will be sued for secual discrimination
Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire = The tall blond man with one black shoe by Yves Robert( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in French and English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
In the midst of an internal power struggle at a French secret service agency, Toulouse, the chief of the organization, plays a trick on Milan, a subordinate hungry for his job. Toulouse picks out a citizen at random and instructs his rival keep close watch. Completely oblivious to what's going on, the innocent "suspect" goes about his business, while all of his simple actions are being mis-interpreted by the eager Milan
La Chêvre = The goat by Francis Veber( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in French and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The daughter of a wealthy industrialist disappears. A top private eye cannot find her, so her father hires a disaster-prone associate to help
La folie des grandeurs = Delusions of grandeur by Gérard Oury( visu )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in French and held by 52 libraries worldwide
"Wacky Yves Montand is getting wacked by Louis de Funès, as they con the queen, con the court and con each other"--Container
Le vice et la vertu by Roger Vadim( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Two sisters, Juliette and Justine, take opposite paths during the Nazi occupation of Paris during World War II--Juliette is a collaborator, while Justine supports the resistance movement. Justine is arrested and deported to a mysterious castle that is a brothel for Nazi officers. Juliette, the mistress of an SS colonel, finds Justine and tries to help her escape. But Justine wants to suffer the same fate as her fellow prisoners
Jean de Florette ; Manon of the spring = Manon des sources by Marcel Pagnol( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and held by 37 libraries worldwide
"Upon learning the tragic truth behind her father's death, Manon plots revenge on the dim-witted Ugolin (Daniel Auteuil) and the schemin Le Papet (Yves Montand)"--Page 4 of cover
The brain = Le cerveau by Gérard Oury( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in French and English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"Dapper robbing hood colonel Matthew, aka the Brain, masterminds a scheme to heist a Paris-to-Brussels railcar loaded with cash in this playful caper."--Container
Monsieur gangster ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A dying mob boss nicknamed ''The Mexican'' asks his old friend and ex-gangster, Fernand Naudin, to come out of retirement to take over the family businesses and protect his soon to be married daughter
Pardon mon affaire ( visu )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A lighthearted farcical romp in the best tradition of French romantic comedies about four buddies who undergo a series of complicated and bizarre adventures in the streets and bedrooms of Paris
My mother's castle : a film by Yves Robert( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in French and held by 16 libraries worldwide
On a surprise Christmas visit to the country, young Marcel Pagnol learns to love and appreciate his mother's true nature
200 films au soleil by Alain Poiré( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Alain Poiré, directeur depuis 40 ans de Gaumont international et producteur, raconte son métier, dresse les portraits d'acteurs renommés tels que de Funès, Raimu, Michel Simon, Pagnol
Fantômas ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Three films featuring the adventures of journalist Fandor, his girlfriend Hélène, Police Commissioner Juve as they pursue the criminal mastermind Fantômas
Cuisine et dépendances by Philippe Muyl( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Un couple de bourgeois invite un ami, perdu de vue depuis une dizaine d'années, mais devenu aujourd'hui une importante personnalité médiatique. C'est dire si l'événement est d'importance, surtout pour la femme, Martine, prête à mettre les petits plats dans les grands. Mais rien ne va se passer comme prévu
L'étudiante by Claude Pinoteau( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Three months before her final examinations, the ambitious teachership student Valentine concentrates herself completely on her studies. When jazz musician Edouard wooes her, she agrees on a date - planning for one night of pleasure. But when she comes to know him better, she realizes that he isn't as shallow as she thought and lust turns to love. But between her examination preparations and a tour with a jazz band there is no time left to be spent together
Jean de Florette by Claude Berri( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in French and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Un paysan de Haute-Provence, Ugolin, entreprend la culture des oeillets sur son modeste terrain et son oncle César, surnommé le Papet, lui prodigue des conseils. Les 2 hommes guignent la terre d'un voisin qui meurt inopinément. L'héritier du défunt, Jean Cadoret, bossu, s'y installe avec sa femme Aimée et sa fille Manon. Pour le pousser à partir, le Papet et Ugolin bouchent la source qui se trouve sur le domaine. Si bien que Jean se tue à la tâche en cherchant à bonne distance l'eau qui lui est nécessaire
La Boum by Claude Pinoteau( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Comedy about teenagers coming of age and adults facing midlife crisis
 
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Alternative Names
Alain Poiré Frans filmproducent (1917-2000)
Alain Poiré französischer Filmproduzent
Alain Poiré French film producer
Alain Poiré producteur français
Alain Poiré productor de cine francés
Alain Poiré produttore cinematografico francese
Poiré, Alain Adrien Paul Léon 1917-2000
Пуаре, Ален
Пуаре, Ален Французский продюсер.
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