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Leconte, Patrice

Works: 396 works in 1,620 publications in 8 languages and 7,574 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Comedy films  Historical films  History  Film adaptations  Short films  Experimental films  Detective and mystery films  Documentary films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Restager, Scenarist, Adapter, Film editor, Author of dialog, fmd, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Performer, Editor, Other, wpr
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ridicule by Patrice Leconte( visu )
115 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Depicts life at the court of Louis XVI, circa 1780. The ever-fluid pecking order is determined by the quality and rapidity of one's rejoinders, and a man can be driven to suicide by the one thing that must be avoided at all costs - being the object of ridicule. Compassionate, upright engineer, Gregoire Ponceludon de Malavoy, is baron of an estate where peasants are dropping like flies, felled by diseases that breed in the fetid waters where they fish. Broke, but determined to drain the murderous swamps, Gregoire sets out from the provinces to plead his case at Versailles. But his mission is complicated when he finds himself locked in a dangerous triangle with two very seductive ladies - a sophisticated older woman who can help him and an innocent young beauty with nothing to offer but her love
L'homme du train = Man on the train by Patrice Leconte( visu )
49 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 761 libraries worldwide
A mysterious criminal (Mullen Jr.) rolls into a small town planning to knock off the local bank, assuming it will go off without a hitch. But when he encounters a retired poetry professor (Sutherland), his plans take an unlikely turn. With no place to stay, the professor generously welcomes him into his home. As the two men talk, a bond forms between these two polar opposites, and surprising moments of humor and compassion emerge. Beginning to understand each other more, they each examine the choices they've made in their lives, secretly longing to live the type of lifestyle the other man has lived, based on the desire to escape his own
Mon meilleur ami by Patrice Leconte( visu )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in French and English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Caught by a paparazzi with his celebrity model mistress, Elena, billionaire CEO Pierre Levasseur hatches an unlikely scheme to avoid a messy divorce. He tells his wife that Elena is not his lover, but the lover of Francois Pignot, a parking valet who accidentally wound up in the picture. To fool his wife, Levasseur gets Francois and the gorgeous Elena to pose as a couple. This complicates things between Francois and his roommate Richard, as well as with his own fiancee, Emilie. When Levasseur's wife uncovers the plot, she plans to get even
Monsieur Hire by Patrice Leconte( visu )
66 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 570 libraries worldwide
"A recluse is accused of murdering a young woman simply because his neighbors think he is strange". --IMDB
La veuve de Saint-Pierre by Patrice Leconte( visu )
47 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Two men commit a senseless murder and one is sentenced to death, but must wait in prison while a guillotine can be shipped to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon; meanwhile the wife of the captain who is holding the prisoner, and the captain himself befriend the prisoner
La fille sur le pont = The girl on the bridge by Patrice Leconte( visu )
67 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
A girl on a bridge is prepared to leap to her death in the Seine, but is rescued from her grim fate by a raffish carnival knife thrower
Le Mari de la coiffeuse = The Hairdresser's husband by Patrice Leconte( visu )
86 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Acting on his obsession with the woman who cut his hair as a child, a middle-aged man finds a soulmate in a beautiful young hairdresser
Confidences trop intimes = Intimate strangers by Patrice Leconte( visu )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Por llamar a la puerta equivocada Anna termina contándole sus problemas matrimoniales a un consejero financiero llamado William Faber. Conmovido por su angustia, que a la vez le resulta excitante, Faber no tiene valor para decirle que en realidad no es psicólogo. De una cita a otra, se va creando un extraño ritual entre ellos. William se siente conmovido por la joven mujer a la vez que fascinado por oír los secretos que ningún hombre alcanza a oír. Pero, ¿quién es Anna? y ¿realmente la está engañando con este juego? Yendo mucho más allá en esta extraña relación, Anna y William empiezan a cuestionarse sus vidas y a pensar en sus seres queridos. Gracias a la perspectiva del otro, empiezan a ver todo de manera distinta, sin tener ni idea de dónde les llevará
A promise by Peter Kosminsky( visu )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Duitsland 1912. Ludwig een man van bescheiden komaf wordt verliefd op de vrouw van zijn baas en wanneer hij op een missie naar Mexico wordt gestuurd, maakt de echtgenote hem een belofte : bij zijn terugkomst over twee jaar zal ze van hem zijn
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A lively tip of the hat to the pioneers of the moving picture, this commemoration of the Centenial of the Lumiere Brothers' first "motion picture" is an anthology of short pieces by 40 contemporary filmmakers, {u0097}including Peter Greenaway, Spike Lee, David Lynch, Wim Wenders, and Zhang Yimou. They would make their own "Lumiere" films with a restored camera that once belonged to the Lumiere brothers. The filmmakers were required to work according to the same conditions under which the Lumieres made their films one hundred years ago: the sequence could not exceed the 52 seconds of film, could not use sound, and could not be artificially lit. Each director offers their own signature styles in their films, and in interviews offers their impressions on films and filmmaking
Dogora by Patrice Leconte( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Patrice Leconte travels to Cambodia to create a sound and image symphony of a land and its people. From the city streets to rural villages, from factories to farmlands and beyond, discover the men, women, and children of this ever-surprising Southeast Asian nation at work, play, and peace, all moving at the speed of life. It's an extraordinary sensory journey
Les bronzés = French fried vacation by Patrice Leconte( visu )
49 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Africa, a vacation haven for unattached, consenting adults. A zany take-off of the "Club-Med" as it started out--when having a good time depended on how many partners you had, no matter who they were
Les femmes aux cheveux courts : roman by Patrice Leconte( Book )
22 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Thomas, 27 ans, jeune homme séduisant, cherche en vain la femme de sa vie. Employé dans une boutique de papeterie dirigée par madame Capliet, il travaille en compagnie de charmantes vendeuses, qui ne correspondent cependant pas à son idéal. C'est dans le métro qu'a lieu la rencontre tant attendue, en la personne de Colette. Premier roman du réalisateur
Le magasin des suicides by Patrice Leconte( visu )
9 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Een familie drijft al generaties lang een winkel in zelfmoordartikelen, maar dan brengt de vrolijke jongste zoon een heel andere sfeer in de familie en de klandizie
Cinema 16 : European short films ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Multiple languages and English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A collection of 16 short films which feature previously unseen and early works by some of today's most notable European filmmakers, as well as award-winning films from its rising stars
Les bronzés 3 : amis pour la vie by Patrice Leconte( visu )
21 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Sequel to Les bronzés and Les bronzés font du ski in which a group of friends that met on vacation reunite after 27 years
Une heure de tranquillité by Patrice Leconte( visu )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and German and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Als zestiger Michel de lp wil beluisteren die hij op een vlooienmarkt heeft gevonden wordt hij gehinderd door een stortvloed aan familie, vreemdelingen, bouwvakkers, buren en nog veel meer
Ridicule by Patrice Leconte( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in French and English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
On the very brink of the Revolution, an idealistic aristocrat ventures to the court of Versailles to beg for aid. However, wit alone can win an audience with the King. In his attempts to dazzle, the valiant hero keeps his nerve in the midst of sexual and political intrigue, but can he escape the most venomous pitfall ... ridicule?
Je suis un imposteur by Patrice Leconte( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Galerie de portraits des acteurs du cinéma dans un récit autobiographique du réalisateur
Das Parfum von Yvonne ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Leconte, Patorice
Leconte, Patrice 1947-
Leconte, Patrice Claude François.
Patrice Leconte Frans acteur
Patrice Leconte französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Patrice Leconte French film director and screenwriter
Patrice Leconte réalisateur français
Patrice Leconte regista francese
Патрис Леконт
Патрыс Леконт
Патріс Леконт
Պատրիս Լեկոնտ
פטריס לקונטה
פטריס לקונטה שחקן צרפתי
باتريس لوكونت
پاتریس لوکنت
پاتریس لوکنت فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان فرانسوی
르꽁트, 파트리스 1947-
르콩트, 파트리스 1947-
파트리스 르콩트
ルコント, パトリス
French (518)
English (67)
German (40)
Spanish (7)
Japanese (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Chinese (2)
Italian (1)
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