Tag: Gérard Depardieu

Camille Claudel (1988) 7.3

Camille Claudel (1988)

Storyline:Biography of Camille Claudel. Sister of writer Paul Claudel, her enthusiasm impresses already-famous sculptor Auguste Rodin. He hires her as an assistant, but soon Camille begins to sculpt for herself and fo...

Tous les matins du monde (1991) 7.5

Tous les matins du monde (1991)

Storyline:It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away. In his grief he builds a small house in his garden into which he moves to...

Bogus (1996) 5.4

Bogus (1996)

Storyline:Seven year-old Albert is the son of a Las Vegas circus performer. When she is killed in a car wreck, Albert is sent to live with his mother's foster sister, Harriet Franklin, a no-nonsense businesswoman stru...

Tour de France (2016) 5.8

Tour de France (2016)

Storyline:Far'Hook is a twenty-year-old rapper. Following a settling of scores, he's obliged to leave Paris and lay low for awhile. His producer, Bilal, suggests that Far'Hook take his place accompanying his father Se...

Élisa (1995) 6.6

Élisa (1995)

Storyline:Marie has had a tough childhood ever since her mother Elisa committed suicide. She has spent most of her life in an orphanage and now makes a living as a small time criminal in Paris. Now she wants to unrave...

Let’s Be Friends (2005) 6

Let’s Be Friends (2005)

Storyline:One is too shy to start a relationship, other too unsettled to stay in one. Will their friendship help them to find the right woman for both?User Reviews:

Vatel (2000) 6.6

Vatel (2000)

Storyline:In 1671, with war brewing with Holland, a penniless prince invites Louis XIV to three days of festivities at a chateau in Chantilly. The prince wants a commission as a general, so the extravagances are to im...

36th Precinct (2004) 7.1

36th Precinct (2004)

Storyline:In the underbelly of the Parisian criminal world, the Police are frustrated by a gang committing a series of violent robberies. Leo Vrinks and Denis Klein are two cops seeking promotion, and the imminent dep...

The Woman Next Door (1981) 7.3

The Woman Next Door (1981)

Storyline:Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One day, a couple, Philippe and Mathilde Bauchard, moves into the n...

1900 (1976) 7.7

1900 (1976)

Storyline:Set in Italy, the film follows the lives and interactions of two boys/men, one born a bastard of peasant stock, Olmo, the other born to a land owner, Alfredo. The drama spans from 1900 to about 1945, and foc...

Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008) 5.2

Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008)

Storyline:Astérix and Obélix compete at the Olympics in order to help their friend Lovesix marry Princess Irina. Brutus also tries to win the game with his own team and get rid of his father Julius Caesar.User Reviews...

Guardian Angels (1995) 5.9

Guardian Angels (1995)

Storyline:Gerard Depardieu plays a sleazy Paris nightclub owner and ex-detective who flies to Hong Kong to rescue the young son of a friend murdered by the Chinese mob. He leaves the boy in the hands of an earnest pri...

Nathalie Granger (1972) 7.1

Nathalie Granger (1972)

Storyline:This art film has no conventional dialog between the main characters. This tells a strangely compelling story of two women in a suburban home who are listening to radio news broadcasts about a missing child ...

Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002) 6.6

Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002)

Storyline:The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new pal...

Nobody’s Perfect! (2017) 5.3

Nobody’s Perfect! (2017)

Storyline:A mechanic leaves his cheating wife to walk into the arms of a disappointed woman who owns a small town hotel.User Reviews: Relaxed comedy with two great actors playing interesting characters. I also liked t...

Under the Sun of Satan (1987) 6.8

Under the Sun of Satan (1987)

Storyline:A priest stuck in a rural congregation and burdened with his overwrought spirituality, finds purpose in a troubled woman accused of murder.User Reviews: I saw the original french version and i must admit dia...

Police (1985) 6.6

Police (1985)

Storyline:Mangin, a police inspector in Paris, leans hard on informants to get evidence on three Tunisian brothers who traffic in drugs. He arrests one, Simon, and his girl-friend Noria. Simon's brothers go to their l...

The Return of Martin Guerre (1982) 7.4

The Return of Martin Guerre (1982)

Storyline:During the middle of the 16th century, Martin Guerre returns to his village in southwestern France, after being away in the war for almost a decade. The villagers who knew him as a young man suspect he is no...

Vidocq (2001) 6.5

Vidocq (2001)

Storyline:Paris. 1830. In the heart of the town, Vidocq, a famous detective, disappeared as he fights the Alchemist, an assassin that he has been pursuing for a few months. His young biographer, Etienne Boisset, decid...

RRRrrrr!!! (2004) 5.9

RRRrrrr!!! (2004)

Storyline:In 35,000 BC, the tribe of the Dirty Hairs is in war against the tribe of the Clean Hairs for eight hundred years, trying to get their shampoo. The chief of the Dirty Hairs sends his daughter Guy disguised t...

La Dream Team (2016) 5.5

La Dream Team (2016)

Storyline:When a fit of anger leads to a serious injury, a sidelined soccer star returns to his hometown and reluctantly agrees to train the local youth.User Reviews:

The Last Metro (1980) 7.4

The Last Metro (1980)

Storyline:Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew and was compelled to leave the country. His wife Marion, an actress, directs the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive with a new play, and hires Bernard Gr...

Fahim (2019) 6.7

Fahim (2019)

Storyline:The story of Fahim Mohammad, world junior chess champion, born in Bangladesh in 2000, and currently playing in France.User Reviews: A father leaves Bangladesh with his son Fahim, a chess enthusiast to introd...

Jean de Florette (1986) 8

Jean de Florette (1986)

Storyline:In a rural French village an old man and his only remaining relative cast their covetous eyes on an adjoining vacant property. They need its spring water for growing their flowers, so are dismayed to hear th...