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Mocky, Jean-Pierre

Overview
Works: 106 works in 215 publications in 5 languages and 887 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  War films  Comedy films  Film noir  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Director, Scenarist, Film editor, Performer, Adapter, Author of dialog, Interviewee, Restager
Classifications: PQ2615.E7724, 843.91
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Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Mocky
Americano by Mathieu Demy( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 217 libraries worldwide
After receiving news of his mother's death, Martin leaves his girlfriend and home in Paris and sets off for LA to tie up the loose ends of his rocky maternal relationship. As Martin digs deeper into his mother's past, he discovers she had a hidden relationship with a beautiful woman, who he finds at a seedy strip club in Tijuana called the Americano. Martin discovers there may be more than he ever hoped to know about his mother's sordid past and his own problems with commitment
Ville à vendre : bande originale du film by Vladimir Cosma( file )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in French and held by 208 libraries worldwide
I vinti = The vanquished ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A unique triptych film features three murders, one taking place in Paris, another in Rome, and another in London. All of the perpetrators are affluent youths, each killing for his own dubious motive. In the France segment, a group of adolescents kill for money, even though they don't need it. In the London segment, a poet uncovers a woman's body and tries to profit from the discovery. And in the Italian segment, a student becomes caught up in a smuggling ring, with deadly results
La tête contre les murs = Head against the wall by Georges Franju( visu )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A seemingly sane young man is committed to a mental hospital simply on the say-so of his father, irritated because the boy has rifled his desk and destroyed some important legal documents
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
15 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Comedy in which a member of an impoverished aristocratic family believes that the money in church collections plates is divinely ordained for his personal use
La grande lessive (!) by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
12 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in French and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Fed up with his students' lack of attention in class, a teacher launches an attack on television
M le Mocky : mémoires d'outre-monde by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Soixante de souvenirs, sans censure, de son mariage à quatorze ans à son métier de metteur en scène, où il fait tourner Bourvil, Michel Serrault, Fernandel, Jeanne Moreau et Catherine Deneuve, de ses triomphes à ses échecs, sans omettre le scandale des subventions détournées
La tête contre les murs, roman by Hervé Bazin( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Tragic story of the unstable son of a French provincial magistrate
Le miraculé by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Papu est un fauché permanent, qui vit de petits boulots et de petites escroqueries. Victime d'un accident, il décide de simuler une paralysie des jambes pour arnaquer sa compagnie des assurances. Un peu las de cette situation toujours assise, il décide de se rendre à Lourdes où un miracle le guérira. Mais Ronald Fox-Terrier, inspecteur méfiant et muet de la compagnie d'assurance a cerné le personnage et tente de démasquer la supercherie."
Agent trouble by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"L'assassinat de touristes s'avère être une affaire d'Etat
Gli sbandati ( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Italian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a rich countess and her son flee the bombing of Milan, taking refuge in her country villa. A love affair with a displaced woman and an increasing awareness of the suffering around him gradually awaken the son's sense of responsibility
Solo by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
3 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Vincent Cabral, a violinist and occasional jewel thief, returns to France hoping to renew his acquaintance with his younger brother Virgile, whom he has not seen for three years. Vincent's return coincides with a spate of terrorist attacks which target the bourgeoisie, mostly wealthy businessmen. The police investigating the attacks soon discover that they are the work of anarchist students who are hell-bent on overthrowing the capitalist system. When Vincent discovers that his own brother is leading the terrorist group, he tries to find him. But as he does so, he arouses the suspicion of the police and unwittingly becomes caught up in Virgile's private battle
Nice is nice by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in French and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Interspersed with the humorous commentary of Mister Rosetti and Signor Smith, the Italo-American tourguide team, this film presents highlights of Nice's architecture, history and culture
Les saisons du plaisir by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Au cours d'un séminaire organisé par un centenaire pour désigner son héritier, les fantasmes sexuels se libèrent
Jean Aurenche, écrivain de cinéma by Alexandre Hilaire( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
À partir du César du meilleur scénario que Jean Aurenche a reçu en 1976 pour Que la Fête Commence de Bertrand Tavernier, le documentaire remonte le fil du temps pour évoquer les moments clés de sa vie de scénariste, son travail sur un grand nombre de films majeurs (La Traversée de Paris, Jeux Interdits, L'Horloger de Saint-Paul, Le Juge et l'Assassin ...) mais également l'évolution du rôle du scénariste dans le cinéma français. Avec les témoignages de Philippe Aurenche, Alain Riou, Jean-Pierre Mocky, Claude de Givray, Jean-Marie Poiré, Bertrand Tavernier, Paul Vécchiali. (Jaquette)
Y a-t-il un français dans la salle? by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Chef d'un puissant parti politique, Horace Tumelat apprend le suicide de son oncle Eusèbe. Ce dernier a laissé avant de mourir une lettre révélant le passé de collaborateur de son neveu. Afin d'éviter la ruine de sa carrière politique, Tumelat se lance sur la piste de cette lettre, mais il est loin d'être le seul à s'y intéresser."
Noir comme le souvenir ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Sa fille ayant été assassinée dix-sept ans aupavarant, une mère perd pied lorsque les témoins du drame sont tués successivement
À mort l'arbitre ! by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"L'arbitre Maurice Bruno siffle un penalty faisant perdre l'équipe locale. Consternation des supporters du cru. De chantages en traque effrénée, l'embrasement collectif, aveugle et meurtrier déferle sur la ville
Snobs by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Snobs! by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
4 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Four vice-presidents of a dairy cooperative fight among themselves to reach the top post after the president dies. Their wives take part in the various schemes to downgrade the opposition by unorthodox means
 
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Mocky, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre)
Mocky, Jean Pierre 1929-
Mokiejewski, Jean-Paul Adam
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