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Amalric, Mathieu 1965-

Overview
Works: 221 works in 890 publications in 7 languages and 19,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  History  Television adaptations  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Scenarist, Restager, Interviewee, Director, Film editor, fmd, Other, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Mathieu Amalric
Publications by Mathieu Amalric
Most widely held works about Mathieu Amalric
 
Most widely held works by Mathieu Amalric
The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson( visu )
34 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,811 libraries worldwide
The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune -- all against the back-drop of a suddenly and dramatically changing Continent
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( visu )
81 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,559 libraries worldwide
Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him
Le scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterfly by Julian Schnabel( visu )
74 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
Summary: The French editor of Elle magazine, Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands he'd only visited in his mind
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
Thomas Cromwell is a brutal blacksmith's son who rises from the ashes of personal disaster and deftly picks his way through a court where 'man is wolf to man.' King Henry VIII is obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. Told from Cromwell's perspective, "Wolf Hall" follows the complex machinations and back room dealings of this pragmatic and accomplished power broker who must serve king and country while dealing with deadly political intrigue, Henry VIII's tempestuous relationship with Anne Boleyn, and the religious upheavals of the Protestant reformation
Un conte de noël = Christmas tale by Arnaud Desplechin( visu )
31 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Junon is the matriarch of the troubled Vuillard family, who come together at Christmas when they learn she needs a bone marrow transplant from a blood relative. The Vuillard's shared history of physical and mental illness, estrangement, self harm, and loss doesn't lead itself to the idea of a cheerful holiday season. Hopefully the Christmastime reunion, a scheme concocted by three of the youngest family members, will finally bring peace to their family
Cosmopolis by David Cronenberg( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Eric Packer, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager, heads out in his tricked-out stretch limo, while remotely wagering his company's massive fortune on a bet against the Chinese Yuan. Little does he know his perfectly ordered, doubt-free world is about to implode
Poulet aux prunes = Chicken with plums by Marjane Satrapi( visu )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 632 libraries worldwide
For their lovely, yet tragic film, graphic artists Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud reunite for a second story drawn from Satrapi's family's rich history. Instead of an animated feature, like Persepolis , they turn to live action. In pre-revolutionary Tehran, Nasser-Ali Khan (Mathieu Amalric) comes across as a curmudgeon who cares more about his career than his family, but there's more to the musician than meets the eye. With his son's help, he sets out to replace his broken violin, leading to adventures with a mysterious woman (Golshifteh Farahani) and a magical merchant (Jamel Debbouze, delightful), but when no suitable replacement materializes, Nasser announces his plan to pack it in. As he lies in bed, waiting to die, he reflects on incidents involving a judgmental clockmaker (Serge Avedikian) and his headstrong mother (Isabella Rossellini). Then, he meets the Angel of Death (narrator Edouard Baer), who gives him a glance at the fates that await his loved ones, much as in A Christmas Carol (Chiara Mastroianni plays his adult daughter). Meanwhile, his wife (Maria de Medeiros) plies him with delicacies, like chicken with plums, but he insists that death is the only solution, which makes this sound like a grim affair, except Satrapi and Paronnaud find the humor in the scenario and the beauty in the milieu, combining stylized sets and hand-drawn backdrops. Much as with Sean Penn's guitarist in Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown , Amalric never strives to make Nasser-Ali likable, but he succeeds in making this stubborn man understandable. --Kathleen C. Fennessy
Les aventures extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec The extraordinary adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec by Luc Besson( visu )
40 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Adele, a redheaded, wisecracking, hard-living adventurer-cum-novelist living in pre-WWI France is on a mission in Egypt. She is attempting to retrieve a sarcophagus and tote it back to Western Europe. She succeeds on both fronts, but runs headfirst into another issue: a Parisian scientist with the power to heal Adele's comatose sister has accidentally let loose an ancient Pterodactyl above the Parisian skies. A zany detective and a hunter attempt to eliminate the creature
La Vénus à la fourrure by Roman Polanski( visu )
26 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 519 libraries worldwide
In a Parisian theatre after a day of auditioning actresses for the play he is preparing to direct, Thomas is distraught that none has what it takes to play the lead female character. He is getting ready to leave when Vanda appears: an unbridled and brazen whirlwind of energy. Vanda embodies everything Thomas hates. She is crude, idiotic, and will stop at nothing to get the part. But when Thomas finds himself backed into a corner and lets her try her luck, he is amazed to see Vanda transformed
Un secret by Claude Miller( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
A teenage boy learns the shocking secrets about his parents' lives during World War II in this French drama. His father Maxime (Patrick Bruel) was already married to another woman (Ludivine Sagnier), when he fell in love with his mother Tania (Cecile de France). As Jews in occupied France, their lives were under constant threat by the Nazi regime and riven with decisions that continue to haunt them
Rois et reine = Kings & queen by Arnaud Desplechin( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Expertly mixes comedy, tragedy, and melodrama to tell the emotionally gripping story of the interesting lives of two former lovers
Les herbes folles by Alain Resnais( visu )
7 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 453 libraries worldwide
A lost wallet opens the door to Georges and Marguerite's romantic adventure. After examining the ID of its owner, it is not a simple matter for Georges to turn the wallet he has found into the police. Nor can Marguerite retrieve her wallet without being piqued with curiosity about the person who found it. As George and Marguerite navigate the social protocols of giving and acknowledging thanks, turbulence enters their everyday lives
La moustache by Emmanuel Carrère( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 434 libraries worldwide
When a man shaves off his mustache, a trademark he's had for years, no one around him notices, instead insisting he's never even had one. Is he going insane, or is this some kind of strange conspiracy?
Arrête ou je continue = If you don't, I will by Sophie Fillières( visu )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Already facing a rift in their marriage, Pomme and Pierre find things getting worse when their son leaves for college. During one of the couple's regular hikes, Pomme decides to take a break from her discontent and stays behind to live in the woods
L'ennemi public no 1 ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Now back in France, Mesrine is in custody and facing justice for his crimes. After escaping a courtroom, he is declared Public Enemy #1 and is condemned to a maximum-security prison where he writes his memoirs, establishing himself as a household name. He stages another escape and disappears into the underworld, taunting the police and reinventing himself as a celebrity criminal. With a monumental rise, comes the inevitable fall as the police close in, bringing his life to full circle. ***Movie originally produced in French and audio has been dubbed to English
Vous n'avez encore rien vu = You ain't seen nothin' yet by Alain Resnais( visu )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in French and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Based on two works by the playwright Jean Anouilh, this film opens with a who's-who of French acting royalty being summoned to the reading of a late playwright's last will and testament. This is an alternately wry and wistful valentine to actors and the art of performance from a director long fascinated by the intersection of life, theater and cinema
Gainsbourg : vie héroïque by Joann Sfar( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 350 libraries worldwide
An original take on one of France's greatest mavericks, the illustrious Jewish singer-songwriter Serge Gainsbourg. Born Lucien Ginsburg, we follow him from his childhood in Nazi-occupied Paris to his beginnings as a jazz musician, and finally pop superstar. Along the way he romances many of the era's most beautiful women, including Brigitte Bardot and Jane Birkin. Employing a witty style and soundtrack that includes many of the musician's greatest hits, this is a time capsule to 1960's Paris
Jimmy P. : psychotherapy of a Plains Indian ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Picard, a Native American Blackfoot who fought in France during WWII, is admitted to Topeka Military Hospital in Kansas, an institution specializing in mental illness. Although he does not suffer any psychological causes for his painful symptoms, he is diagnosed as schizophrenic. Nevertheless, the hospital management decides to seek the opinion of Georges Devereux, a French anthropologist, psychoanalyst and specialist in Native American culture
Trois souvenirs de ma jeunesse : nos arcadies by Arnaud Desplechin( visu )
6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The story of Paul Dedalus, an anthropologist preparing to leave Tajikistan. Reflecting on his life, he has a series of flashbacks starting from his childhood in Roubaix; his mother's attacks of madness, his father's alienating depression. He remembers a student trip to the USSR, where a clandestine mission led him to offer up his own identity for a young Russian, whom he considered a phantom twin for the remainder of his life
La question humaine Heartbeat detector by Nicolas Klotz( visu )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and held by 270 libraries worldwide
A psychologist working for a large corporation discovers a startling link between big business and Nazism
 
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Alternative Names
Mathieu Amalric attore e regista francese
Mathieu Amalric francouzský herec
Mathieu Amalric francuski aktor
Mathieu Amalric Frans acteur
Mathieu Amalric fransk skuespiller og filmregissør
Mathieu Amalric französischer Filmregisseur und Schauspieler
Mathieu Amalric French actor and film director
Ματιέ Αμαλρίκ
Матьё Амальрик
Матьє Амальрік
Мацьё Амальрык
Մաթյո Ամալրիկ
מתייה אמלריק
ماثيو امالريك
متیو آمالریک فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان فرانسوی
მატიე ამალრიკი
마티외 아말릭
マチュー・アマルリック
馬修·亞瑪希
馬蒂爾艾馬力
Languages
French (231)
English (120)
German (23)
Spanish (7)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (1)
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