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Lhermitte, Thierry

Overview
Works: 248 works in 641 publications in 6 languages and 4,117 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television plays  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Interviewee, Author of dialog, Scenarist, Conceptor, Adapter, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Publications about Thierry Lhermitte
Publications by Thierry Lhermitte
Most widely held works about Thierry Lhermitte
 
Most widely held works by Thierry Lhermitte
Le dîner de cons The dinner game by Francis Veber( visu )
71 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Laugh-out-loud farce about a self-centered publisher who participates in a weekly ritual with his friends: to invite the stupidest person they can find to dinner. Lhermitte has found a doozy, civil servant Villeret but the well-meaning oaf intrudes on his life in unexpected ways
Le divorce by James Ivory( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
Isabel Walker travels to Paris to visit her pregnant stepsister Roxy, by chance arriving on the same day that Roxy's husband Charles-Henri leaves the marriage, apparently for another woman. As Isabel stays to offer help and support, the two young women start living it up with the locals and American expatriates, and Isabel finds herself being wooed by an older French man- who happens to be related to Roxy's ex-husband
Le placard Closet ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 516 libraries worldwide
François Pignon, a very bland sort of man who works as an accountant in a condom factory, is about to be fired. His new neighbour comes up with an idea to prevent such a thing from happening: he creates photos and then spreads the rumor that François is gay so that the factory management might be afraid they'll be sued for sexual discrimination. Of course, nothing happens as it should, but the changes in François Pignon's life - and other people's too - are drastic
And now ... ladies and gentlemen by Claude Lelouch( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Two people running from their pasts meet in a mysterious village and discover a love that radically transforms their lives
An American werewolf in Paris ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
The daughter of a pair of werewolves lives in Paris where her mother and stepfather are trying to overcome her lycanthropic disease. A trio of American tourists on a thrill seeking trip around Europe manage to stop her from plunging to her death from the top of the Eiffel tower and are embroiled in a horrific but often hilarious plot
Les Ripoux My new partner ( visu )
3 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 102 libraries worldwide
A veteran police detective teaches his new by-the-book partner the finer points of graft and the good life
Le placard The closet ( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in French and held by 94 libraries worldwide
François, a dull and lonely accountant who works in a condom factory, is about to be fired. His new neighbor, in an effort to prevent the firing, creates photos and then spreads the rumor that François is gay, hoping the factory management might be afraid of a lawsuit for sexual discrimination. Nothing happens as it should, but the changes in François' life are drastic!
The closet ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in French and English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Francois Pignon, a very bland sort of man who works as an accountant in a condom factory, is about to be fired. His new neighbour comes up with an idea to prevent such a thing from happening: he creates photos and then spreads the rumor that Francois is gay so that the factory management might be afraid they'll be sued for sexual discrimination. Of course, nothing happens as it should, but the changes in Francois Pignon's life-- and other people's too - is drastic!
Notre univers impitoyable by Léa Fazer( visu )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Victor and Margot are two lawyers on the fast track to success at a major law firm. They are also a loving couple. After a senior partner at the firm dies unexpectedly, it is decided that either Margot or Victor will be promoted to the important position. The other will have to settle for a supporting role
Le Père Noël est une ordure by Jean-Marie Poiré( visu )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Félix, disguised as Father Christmas, hands out leaflets advertising a sexy Christmas party. His place is taken by an African Santa Claus and he returns to his caravan only to find his girlfriend Josette about to leave him. When he comes after her, she takes refuge at "SOS Distress", run by two neurotics, Thérèse and Pierre [imdb.com]
Little Indian, big city ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The Parisian broker Steph only needs the signature from his wife Patricia for their divorce - but she left 13 years ago for living with Amazonas indians. Steph finds her in the village, where he learns that he has got a son, who grew up as an indian. Meanwhile he fails to confirm a soy bean transaction and promises his son Mimi-Siku to show him Paris as soon as he will become a man. However, this happens next day when the tribe celebrates the children's festival. So both fly back to Paris, where Steph and his partner Richard try to limit their losses by selling the beans to the Russian mafia, and Mimi-Siku discovers the city with bare feet
Until September ( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
A seductive, heartwarming story of a clandestine relationship in Paris. An American tourist finds herself stranded for almost a month. She meets Xavier de la Pérouse, and though both try to avoid it, they surrender to their mutual attraction
Effroyables jardins by Jean Becker( visu )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"For 15-year-old Lucien (Damien Jouillerot), there's nothing more embarrassing than his father Jacques' (Jacques Villeret) circus routine. Dressing up in funny feet, white makeup, and a bright red nose to entertain the village, he's a hit with everyone except his own son. But, as Jacques' best friend André (Andé Dussollier) explains, there's a history to his act that goes beyond simple clowning and to his experiences in the Second World War"--http://www.bbc.co.uk
Les ripoux by Claude Zidi( visu )
23 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a corrupt veteran police detective in Paris who teaches his new by-the-book partner the finer points of graft and the good life
Augustin by Anne Fontaine( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Augustin, a 32-year old insurance clerk dreams of becoming a great dramatic actor but is a one-man comedy show. Omnibus presents the story of a man whose daily commute by train suddenly becomes a one way trip to insanity
The Dinner game a feast for the senseless ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in No Linguistic Content and French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Pierre and his snobbish friends have a standing date for dinner. Every week, they compete to see who can bring the biggest idiot to the party
My best friend's girl ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A young woman finds herself stranded at an Alpine ski resort with two young men and a triangle develops
Le placard by Francis Veber( visu )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 29 libraries worldwide
François Pignon, a very bland sort of man who works as an accountant in a condom factory, is about to be fired. His new neighbour comes up with an idea to prevent such a thing from happening: he creates photos and then spreads the rumor that François is gay so that the factory management might be afraid they'll be sued for sexual discrimination. Of course, nothing happens as it should, but the changes in François Pignon's life-- and other people's too - is drastic!
Un indien dans la ville by Hervé Palud( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A broker went to the Amazon jungle to finalize his divorce with his wife. He discovered a son whom he never knew he had has been raised by local Indians
Le zèbre by Jean Poiret( visu )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 23 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
 
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Alternative Names
Hermitte, Thierry L' 1952-
Languages
French (189)
English (24)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Japanese (1)
Catalan (1)
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