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Funès, Louis de 1914-1983

Overview
Works: 498 works in 1,219 publications in 8 languages and 2,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Biography  Slapstick comedy films  War films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Adapter, Singer, Director, Other, Scenarist, Creator, Composer, Film editor, Interviewee, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis de Funès
Les aventures de Rabbi Jacob The mad adventures of Rabbi Jacob by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A racist, anti-Semitic French businessman is forced to disguise himself as a Hasidic rabbi. Hilarity ensues
La grande vadrouille by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
71 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II three members of a British bomber crew bale out over Paris and make a frantic escape to the free zone by means of various wild disguises and help from the French people they encounter
La folie des grandeurs Delusions of grandeur by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wacky Yves Montand is getting wacked by Louis de Funès, as they con the queen, con the court and con each other"--Container
La traversée de Paris by Claude Autant-Lara ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men, a painter and a poor guy, have to cross Paris by night during WWII and Nazi occupation to deliver black market meat. As they walk along the Parisian streets, they encounter various characters and adventures until they're arrested by German police
Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez by Jean Girault ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ambitious French police officer is transferred to San Tropez where, hoping to advance his career, he finds equal difficulties in controlling the resort population and his own teenage daughter
Le gendarme a New York by Jean Girault ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The St. Tropez police squad goes to the International Police Convention in New York City to represent France. The daughter of the squad's sergeant stows away on the ship and turns the trip into a disaster for her father
Le corniaud by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antoine, an ordinary Parisian businessman, is about to leave for Italy on vacation when his little car is reduced to rubble by the luxurious sedan of the annoyed Saroyan, director of an large import-export firm. Saroyan also happens to be a mobster who sees in Antoine a possible drug runner, offering him a flight to Italy with a return trip in a Cadillac belonging to "friends." Matters become complicated when a rival gang begins to pursue Antoine
L'aile ou la cuisse by Claude Zidi ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in French and German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Duchemin is France's most reputed culinary expert, an esteemed food critic and author of the best-selling Duchemin restaurant guide. He is about to be received into the Académie Française and plans to retire, intending that his son Gérard will continue his work. Unfortunately, Gérard's sole ambition is to be a comedian and, without his father knowing, he works part-time as a clown in a travelling circus. Duchemin's mortal enemy is Jacques Tricatel, the supermarket magnate who is planning to open a chain of fast-food restaurants. When he hears about this, Duchemin agrees to appear on a chat show with Tricatel in order to expose him as an enemy of French cuisine. However, before the show goes out Duchemin loses his sense of taste and Tricatel discovers his son's secret pastime
L'avare by Jean Girault ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"L'Avare (The Miser) is a comedy of manners about a rich moneylender named Harpagon. His feisty children long to escape from his penny-pinching household and marry their respective lovers. Although the 17th-century French upper classes presumably objected to the play's message, it is less savage and somewhat less realistic than Molière's earlier play, Tartuffe, which attracted a storm of criticism on its first performance."--Wikipedia
Fantô̂mas by Louis Feuillade ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three films featuring the adventures of journalist Fandor, his girlfriend Hélène, Police Commissioner Juve as they pursue the criminal mastermind Fantômas
Oscar by Édouard Molinaro ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barnier, un riche homme d'affaires voit sa vie chambardée par un des comptables de son entreprise, qui lui demande le plus simplement possible de doubler ses appointements et la main de sa fille dont il est l'amant. Devant son refus, le comptable lui annonce qu'il lui a volé de l'argent...Adaptation sous acide de la pièce à succès de Claude Magnier que de Funès interpréta 600 fois sur scène
La tatoué by Denys de La Patellière ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Felicien, riche marchand de tableaux découvre sur le dos d'un vieux légionnaire, un tatouage exécuté naguère par le peintre Modigliani
Le petit baigneur by Robert Dhéry ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"André, un employé qui vient de remporter l'Oscar de la voile grâce au voilier "Le Petit Baigneur", est renvoyé puis poursuivi par son patron qui regrette son geste et qui veut le ré-engager par tous les moyens
Fantômas se déchaîne by André Hunebelle ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantomas, arch criminal and master of disguise, kidnaps a prominent scientist who is developing a brain-washing device. He is also planning to kidnap another scientist, who he thinks will help him develop this device into a weapon for his own diabolical plans. Journalist Fandor decides to set a trap for the elusive villain and disguises himself as the second scientist to attend a scientific conference in Rome with the expectation that Fantomas will kidnap him. As always, Fandor's ingenious plan backfires due to the interference of the bumbling police commissioner Juve
La soupe aux choux by Jean Girault ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deux paysans du Bourbonnais portés sur la bouteille et la misanthropie font la connaissance d'un extra-terrestre. Celui-ci découvre avec bonheur la recette de la soupe aux choux qu'il rapporte sur sa planète
Le gendarme se marie by Jean Girault ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In de vakantieperiode gaat gendarme Cruchot buiten zijn boekje om mensen te verbaliseren en in de rechtszaal ontmoet hij de vrouw van zijn dromen
Le corniaud The Sucker by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the luxury car of Mr. Saroyan, an import-export businessman, crashes into his, Antoine Maréchal is offered, as compensation, an all-expenses-paid trip to Naples in a Cadillac. Maréchal accepts eagerly, never dreaming what he is transporting
Le gendarme et les gendarmettes = De gendarme in paniek by Jean Girault ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in French and Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als de gendarmes van Saint-Tropez een nieuw onderkomen hebben betrokken, worden vier vrouwelijke stagiaires bij hun ondergebracht. Dat zorgt voor de nodige opwinding onder de heren
Le gendarme et les extra-terrestres = De gendarme ziet ze vliegen by Jean Girault ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in French and Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saint-Tropez krijgt bezoek van buitenaardse wezens, die verwarring zaaien omdat ze voor het gemak de vorm van de plaatselijke gendarmes aannemen
Le grand restaurant by Jacques Besnard ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in French and Multiple languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De tirannieke eigenaar van een luxueus restaurant raakt betrokken bij de ontvoering van een Zuid-Amerikaanse president
 
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Alternative Names
De Funès, Louis.
De Funès, Louis, 1914-
De Funès, Louis, 1914-1983
Funès de Galarza, Louis Germain David de 1914-1983
Funès de Gallarza, Louis de
Funès, Louis de
Languages
French (379)
Spanish (25)
German (19)
English (8)
Russian (3)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)