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Funès, Louis de 1914-1983

Overview
Works: 530 works in 1,258 publications in 7 languages and 2,526 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Adapter, Singer, Director, Author, Other, Scenarist, Creator, Composer, Film editor, Dedicatee, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Louis de Funès
 
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Most widely held works by Louis de Funès
Les aventures de Rabbi Jacob The mad adventures of Rabbi Jacob ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 261 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 )
58 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 204 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
La traversée de Paris by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serio-comic wartime morality play. Jean Gabin is a scoundrel who agrees to help smuggle an illegal pig across Paris. On the way, he must endure both the Nazis and the collaborating French
Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez by Jean Girault( Visual )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 60 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
La folie des grandeurs by Gérard Oury( Visual )
26 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saluste is a nobleman in 16th century Spain, who has been exiled from court and sent to collect taxes in the countryside. Blaze is his assistant, who manages to help the overtaxed peasants behind his boss's back. When Saluste decides to resume meddling in the monarch's affairs using Blaze as his henchman, his schemes backfire
Le corniaud by Gérard Oury( Visual )
34 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 56 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
Le gendarme a New York by Jean Girault( Visual )
17 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 51 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
L'aile ou la cuisse by Claude Zidi( Visual )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in French and Undetermined 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
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
La folie des grandeurs Delusions of grandeur ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in French and held by 41 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
Les aventures de Rabbi Jacob by Gérard Oury( Visual )
20 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in French and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A racist, anti-Semitic French businessman is forced to disguise himself as a Hasidic rabbi. Hilarity ensues
L'avare by Jean Girault( Visual )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in French and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The son and daughter of a rich money-lender long to escape from his penny-pinching household and marry the people whom they're in love with rather than the wealthy spouses whom he has arranged for them
Oscar by Édouard Molinaro( Visual )
17 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 28 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
Le tatoué by Denys de La Patellière( Visual )
19 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 27 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
La soupe aux choux by Jean Girault( Visual )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 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 )
12 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in French and held by 22 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 petit baigneur by Robert Dhéry( Visual )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in French and English and held by 20 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
Le grand restaurant by Jacques Besnard( Visual )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in French and Multiple languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De tirannieke eigenaar van een luxueus restaurant raakt betrokken bij de ontvoering van een Zuid-Amerikaanse president
Le corniaud The Sucker by Gérard Oury( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 19 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
La belle Américaine by Robert Dhéry( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Belle Americaine is a dazzling white American convertible which causes new owners Marcel and Paulette "beaucoup de" trouble
 
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Alternative Names
De Funès, Louis.
De Funès, Louis 1914-1983
Funès de Galarza, Louis Germain David de 1914-1983
Funès de Gallarza, Louis de
Funès, Louis de
Funès, Louis de 1914-
دي فونيس، لويس، 1914-1983
لويس دي فونيس، 1914-1983
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