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Pirès, Gérard 1942-

Overview
Works: 114 works in 299 publications in 8 languages and 487 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Aviation films  Comedy films  Police films  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Author of dialog, Author, Film editor, Scenarist, Performer, Restager , Costume designer, Creator, Contributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gérard Pirès
Taxi by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

50 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Speed crazy Daniel, a pizza delivery driver, is embarking on a new career as a taxi driver with a license to thrill. When he unwittingly gives a high-speed ride to police officer Emilien, he is forced to accept a deal to keep his licence: a stint as Emilien's personal police car driver. Now on the other side of the law, Daniel becomes the unlikely mastermind behind an investigation into a gang of German bank robbers."--Container
Steal by Mark Ezra( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends use their extreme sports skills to pull off a series of robberies which will net them millions ... until a no-nonsense detective, a dirty cop, and the mob get involved
Taxi by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forme pizza deliveryman Daniel is speed crazy. Embarking on a new career as a taxi driver, his specially modified car is so fast even the police radar can't spot him. when he unwittingly gives police officer Emilien a high speed ride, he must agree to become Emilien's personal police car driver to keep his licence. Now on the other side of the law, daniel becomes the unlikely mastermind behind the investigation into a gang of German bank robbers
Sky fighters( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jet aces must pursue a terrorist who has highjacked a Mirage 2000 fighter jet. During the engagement, one of the pilots shoots down the plane. He is dismissed from the service, and his friend resigns in solidarity. But the French government soon needs them back, to land a big airplane contract by winning a race over hostile airspace; a race that pits the Mirage against the American F-16. A tale of pilots, international terrorists and shady government officials, with an airborne finale taking place above the Champs-Élysées during the Bastille Day celebration
Les chevaliers du ciel by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and Turkish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a state-of-the-art fighter plane is stolen from an air show, Captain Marchelli (Benoît Magimel) and Captain Vallois (Clovis Cornillac) of the French Air Force are dispatched to the area over the North Sea where the plane was last seen. Finally chasing it down, Marchelli ignores instructions, and shoots it from the sky. So begins a white-knuckle tale of pilots, international terrorists and shady government officials. All will collide spectacularly above the Champs-Élysées during the Bastille Day military Alliance Française French Film Festival web site
Act of agression by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul is taking his family to their holiday on the Riviera when he gets into a game of chicken on the freeway with three aggressive motorcyclists. After he crashes the car, the motorcylists beat him and murder his wife and daughter. He becomes a suspect because there are no witnesses and he isn't certain about identification from the police lineup. Consequently, he takes the law into his own hands. He pursues the murderers with the help of his sister-in-law, who is excited out of her boredom by Paul's unleashing of his own agression. With every aggressive act, the situation spirals further and further out of control
Team riders Ekstremni rop( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxi 2 [Taksi 2] by Gérard Krawczyk( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Japanese ambassador is visiting Marseilles to view the city police's anti-gang tactics. During the visit, however, he is kidnapped by a group working for the Japanese yakuza. Young officer Emilien is determined to rescue the ambassador and officer Petra (his girlfriend), who was also kidnapped, and restore the honor of his department. Once again, speed demon taxi-driver Daniel (from the first Taxi movie) is called upon to save the day with his high-speed driving skills"--IMDb website
Taxi 2 Taxi 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia chez les ploucs by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La transposition de l'humour ravageur du roman passe parfois et donne un spectacle burlesque et des images délirantes
Double zeró Dvojna ničla by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un missile vient d'être dérobé et la DGSE est sur les dents. Ses dirigeants pensent qu'il y a un traître dans la maison. Pour récupérer l'arme nucléaire, ils engagent en qualité d'espions, deux loosers accros aux jeux vidéos. Will et Ben serviront de couverture aux vrais agents. Mais si Will et Ben n'étaient pas si chèvre? De Paris à la Jamaïque, se sentant investis de lourdes responsabilités, ils affrontent la sublime Natty Dreads et son armée de top models pour remonter jusqu'à leur chef mégalomane : Le Mâle
Erotissimo by Gérard Pirès( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Annie mène avec son mari Philippe une existence conjugale paisible, jusqu'au jour où un article de presse l'amène à se poser la question : "est-elle à la hauteur?". Il y est dit que l'épouse moderne doit être érotique. Annie s'interroge, d'autant que Philippe la délaisse quelque peu. Afin de reconquérir son mari, elle va tout mettre en oeuvre pour devenir l'épouse sexy tant vantée par la presse
Riders( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una banda de atracadores profesionales cuya especialidad son sus espectaculares escapadas. Desaparecen entre la multitud mezclándose con los corredores de una maratón de patinaje, o asaltando un furgón blindado gracias a su habilidad para los deportes de riesgo: patinaje en línea, caída libre. Slim, el cerebro del grupo, idea un atraco final que les permitirá hacer cinco robos consecutivos en cinco días, y con los que obtendrán 20 millones de dólares
Taxi b.o. du film / musique réalisée par I AM( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxi Express( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Spanish and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, un joven repartidor de pizzas, consigue hacer realidad uno de sus sueños: obtener la licencia de taxi. Pero un encuentro fortuito con Emilien le pone en un aprieto: para conservar su licencia de taxi, han de detener a una banda que está desmantelando los bancos del país
Monsieur William( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'entourloupe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux petits truands sans envergure rêvent d'aventure et de vie facile. Ils acceptent de partir travailler dans le Poitou en tant que représentants d'encyclopédies médicales de luxe. Mais leur amie Valérie arrive de Paris et vient semer la pagaille
L'Amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxxi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il giovane Daniel riesce a diventare ciò che voleva essere: un tassista dalla guida spericolata. È grazie ad essa che riesce a sgominare una banda tedesca di ladri alla guida di Mercedes. Inseguimenti, inseguimenti e ancora inseguimenti. (Mymovies)
Taxi( )

3 editions published in 2000 in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gérard Pirès cinéaste français

Gérard Pirès director de cine francés

Gérard Pirès francouzský filmový režisér

Gérard Pirès Frans filmregisseur

Gérard Pirès französischer Filmregisseur

Gérard Pirès French film director

Gérard Pirès regista e sceneggiatore francese

Gérard Pirès regizor de film francez

Pires, Gerard 1942-

Ζεράρ Πιρές Γάλλος σκηνοθέτης

Жерар Пирес французский кинорежиссёр

Жерар Пірес

ג'רארד פירס במאי קולנוע צרפתי

ژرار پیره فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

삐레, 제라르 1942-

피레, 제라르 1942-

피레스, 제라르 1942-

ジェラール・ピレス

傑哈·畢雷斯

吉拉尔·皮雷

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