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Génovès, André

Overview
Works: 52 works in 181 publications in 3 languages and 2,578 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Film noir  Horror films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Political films  Detective and mystery films  Erotic films 
Roles: fmp, Producer, pre, Author, Director, Production personnel, Actor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about André Génovès
Publications by André Génovès
Publications by André Génovès, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by André Génovès
Le boucher = The butcher by Claude Chabrol( visu )
18 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in French and held by 489 libraries worldwide
In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress avoids attachments but strikes up a congenial friendship with the charmingly passionate local butcher, a veteran of Indochina. As a serial killer spreads terror throughout the countryside, the effort of these two people to come back from their emotional islands to some kind of mutual understanding and reality builds from oblique tenderness and humor to shattering tragedy
Les biches by Claude Chabrol( visu )
19 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in French and English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
A young student (female) is seduced by a socialite (also female) on the streets of Paris. They go off together to spend winter in St. Tropez. The young student then meets up with an architect (male), who comes between the two lovers. Out of jealousy, the socialite seduces the architect -- and they find real love for each other. The student is invited then by the architect and socialite to, in effect, form a ménage à trois beset by jealousy, madness and, ultimately, murder. A study in bisexuality and upper-class decadence
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and German and held by 238 libraries worldwide
A man suspects his wife of infidelity. He hires a private detective to watch her, who confirms his worst fears
Que la bête meure by Claude Chabrol( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in French and held by 220 libraries worldwide
A writer searches for the hit-and-run driver who killed his young son
La rupture by Claude Chabrol( visu )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in French and held by 198 libraries worldwide
A woman with a checkered past divorces her abusive, drug-addicted husband after he beats up their young son, breaking his leg and giving him a concussion. The husband's wealthy family tries to gain custody of the boy through the courts, but when that fails they hire a man to do whatever it takes to discredit the mother
Les Innocents aux mains sales = Innocents with dirty hands by Claude Chabrol( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and French and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Julie and Jeff are in love. They plot to murder Julie's husband and make it look like an accident. Julie is arrested for murder, but a clever lawyer gets her off. After going back home, Julie discovers her husband has returned
La decade prodigieuse by Claude Chabrol( visu )
3 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Divided into 10 days, the story focuses on the wealthy Van Horns. A psychological drama of sex and murder
Nada by Claude Chabrol( visu )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in French and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Violent and cynical black comedy from Claude Chabrol about 'Nada', a small band of French terrorists who kidnap the American ambassador after one of his regular visits to a brothel. The gang leave several dead in their wake and as the police purge supects in an attempt to destroy the Nada group, the terrorists start to argue amongst themselves and violence escalates on both sides
Juste avant la nuit by Claude Chabrol( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in French and held by 125 libraries worldwide
"Charles Masson, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the architect François Tellier. When one of their S & M games goes too far, Laura is accidentally strangled. Even though the police are struggling to solve the murder, Charles finds it difficult to cope with the situation and to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Hélène. From Chabrol's most revered period of work between 1968 and 1974, this is a masterful exploration into friendship and the darker sides of human nature."--Container
Barocco by André Techiné( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in French and held by 108 libraries worldwide
In this film-noir classic, a young woman convinces her boyfriend to accept a bribe to tell a lie that discredits a local politician. When the boyfriend is murdered, she is racked with guilt until she meet the killer, a dead-ringer for the murdered man. In order to hide from the police, he accepts the woman's need to "reinvent" him as her dead boyfriend, but can love transform his soul as well?
Une vraie jeune fille ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in French and No Linguistic Content and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Alice has returned home from school for summer vacation and is stifled and bored by country life. She becomes infatuated with a young worker at her father's sawmill and when not lusting after him, she spends her days writing in her diary and dreaming up sexual fantasies
Mado by Claude Sautet( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 48 libraries worldwide
"Middle-aged businessman, Simon Léotard finds his future in jeopardy when his partner Julien commits suicide after having accumulated a mass of debts. Simon's unscrupulous business rival Lépidon offers to save him from bankruptcy by buying his company, at a discount rate. Reluctant to fall into lépidon's trap, Simon decides to resolve the crisis himself. A prostitute, Mado, provides him with the solution to his problems"--Internet Movie Database
Ten days wonder by Claude Chabrol( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Divided into 10 days, the story focuses on the wealthy Van Horns. A psychological drama of sex and murder
La femme en bleu by Michel Deville( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
After glimpsing a mystery woman in blue, Pierre, a musicologist, begins an all-consuming search for her
Cry of the heart = Le cri du coeur ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Love is hard, especially for a single mother with a spoiled child in the mix. When the home is torn apart by divorce, it seems like the end of the world, but when broken hearts mend and a single mother tries to start anew, she faces the resentment of her son and the prejudices of society. Can she begin a new life as her boy struggles with his teenage, sexual fascinations?
Creezy : (la race des seigneurs) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A young politician on his way to becoming Prime Minister falls in love with a young fashion model wherein he must deal with the conflicts between his passion for the model and his ambitious career as a politician
La femme écarlate ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Een vrouw besluit, bedrogen door haar geliefe, hem te doden en daarna zelfmoord te plegen. Zij ontmoet een nieuwe liefde, maar volhardt in haar beslissing
Claude Chabrol's Pleasure party = (Une partie de plaisir) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Chabrol's dark vision of the complexities of modern day male dominated marriage. The story of a couple, Esther and Philippe, whose love is eroding away little by little, due mostly to Philippe's tyrannical will
Les noces rouges = Wedding in blood by Claude Chabrol( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"Lucienne and Pierre are having an affair; Lucienne's husband, Paul, is the mayor, and a French deputy, while Pierre is now the vice-mayor. Pierre's wife Clotilde has been very ill for years, but when she dies suddenly in an apparent suicide, the town gossips believe there may be more than meets the eye. In the meantime, Paul proposes a shady land deal to 'benefit the town, ' and wants Pierre's support. But then he discovers proof of his wife's affair. From Chabrol's most revered period of work between 1968 and 1974, this moving tale of adultery and political skulduggery was banned due to the similarities with a genuine murder case that shocked France."--Container
Who's got the black box? = La route de corinthe ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
After a NATO worker is murdered all eyes point to his widow as the killer. But she's innocent and will do anything to prove it and avenge her husband's death
 
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André Génovès Frans filmregisseur (-2012)
André Génovès französischer Filmproduzent und Regisseur
André Génovès French producer, director and writer
Андре Женове Женове, Андре
אנדרה ז'נובה
Languages
French (110)
English (10)
German (1)
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