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Malle, Louis 1932-1995

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Most widely held works by Louis Malle
Au revoir les enfants by Louis Malle( Visual )

173 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, a French boy at a Catholic boarding school befriends a new student and discovers that the school officials are hiding him from the Nazis because he is Jewish
My dinner with André by Louis Malle( Visual )

58 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actor has dinner with his friend, a theater director, at an Upper West Side restaurant. Together they discuss everything from money to death to love and all the superstition in between. Playing variations on their own New York-honed personas, the two dive in with introspective, intellectual gusto. All captured in a delicate, but artful detachment
Atlantic City by Louis Malle( Visual )

92 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smalltime, aging Mafia hood falls in love with a clam bar waitress and they share the spoils of a big score against the backdrop of a changing Atlantic City. Rated R
Lacombe, Lucien by Louis Malle( Visual )

103 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in occupied France, summer of 1944. Lucien Lacombe, an 18 year-old, expesses an interest to join the local resistance movement. He is turned down and, through a series of circumstances, finds himself working for the German police instead
Ascenseur pour l'echafaud = Elevator to the gallows by Louis Malle( Visual )

109 editions published between 1957 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restless wife plots her husband's murder with her lover, but not everything goes to plan
Le souffle au coeur = Murmur of the heart by Louis Malle( Visual )

78 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A candid portrait of one boy's journey from childhood to adulthood. A precocious fifteen-year-old boy's sexual maturation and unorthodox relationship with his free-spirited mother is both shocking and deeply poignant
Au revoir les enfants : a screenplay by Louis Malle( Book )

96 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiographical account of a boy's (Malle) first friendship in a Catholic Boarading school during the German occupation of France
Zazie dans le métro by Louis Malle( Visual )

81 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Zazie, une petite fille de dix ans, débarque à Paris. Sa mère qui est venue passer le week-end avec son amant, la confie à son oncle Gabriel. Dans le taxi de Charles, Gabriel lui montre les monuments de la capitale, mais Zazie s'en moque. Ce qu'elle veut, c'est connaître le métro. Hélas ! A sa grande déception, le métro est en grève
Le feu follet = The fire within by Louis Malle( Visual )

74 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on the ghosts of F. Scott Fitzgerald and Marilyn Monroe, this drama is a suspenseful account of the last forty-eight hours of a man marked by suicide. A self-absorbed alcoholic writer leaves a clinic determined to kill himself, but decides to discover if any of his friends can give him a reason to change his mind. The author, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, whose 1931 novel formed the basis of the film, killed himself in 1945 after having collaborated with the Nazis
Lacombe Lucien : the complete scenario of the film by Louis Malle : text by Louis Malle( Book )

53 editions published between 1973 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a superb music score by Django Reinhardt, this is a Louis Malle film about the German occupation of France. Based on his own experiences in France during the occupation, Malle's film does not paint a pretty picture of the French Resistance and eventually he emigrated to America because of the critical reaction to this film. Essentially the tale of a young boy who wants to join the Resistance but is shunned by them because of his youth, he joins the Gestapo. Unfortunately, he then falls in love with a young Jewish girl. Push comes to shove and he suddenly has the unsympathetic Resistance and the Gestapo hot on his trail. Not a pretty picture of either side
Vanya on 42nd street by Louis Malle( Visual )

49 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of actors meet to rehearse Chekhov's Uncle Vanya and find the same conflicts in their own lives as are dealt with in the play
Pretty baby by Louis Malle( Visual )

55 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographer obsessed with the prostitutes in New Orleans' red-light district in 1917 is bewitched by a twelve-year-old child prostitute
Calcutta by Louis Malle( Visual )

50 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film of the minute details of individual lives and situations of poverty in the overpopulated and impoverished city of Calcutta
Damage by Louis Malle( Visual )

66 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged man and his son's fiancee are entangled in an intensely erotic affair that is as irresistible as it is destructive
Vanya on 42nd Street( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of actors meet to rehearse Chekhov's Uncle Vanya and find the same conflicts in their own lives as are dealt with in the play
Les amants = The lovers( Visual )

9 editions published in 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restless bourgeois French woman finds her eye wandering from both her husband and her lover to an attractive passing stranger. Bored with her husband, bored with her polo-playing lover, will the middle-aged heroine go away with the young man who gave her a lift that day when her car broke down on the way back to her country estate from a weekend with her lover in Paris?
God's country by Louis Malle( Visual )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1979, Louis Malle traveled into the heart of Minnesota to capture the everyday lives of the men and women of a prosperous farming community. He returned six years later, during Ronald Reagan's second term, to find drastic economic decline. Free of stereotypes about America's heartland, GOD'S COUNTRY, commissioned for American public television, is a stunning work of emotional and political clarity"--Container
Vive le Tour! ; Humain, trop humain ; Place de la republique by Louis Malle( Visual )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the annual 20-day Tour de France bicycle race held each July. Covering the 1962 race this fast moving essay shows the racers' tension of competition, the physical stresses, the eating and drinking while in motion, the collisions and spills, and the enthusiasm of the spectators
Viva Maria! by Louis Malle( Visual )

47 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vi befinner oss i Mellom-Amerika på begynnelsen av 1900-tallet, og Maria I møter Maria II når hun tar seg jobb ved et sirkus. Under en sangopptreden blir hun ved et uhell verdens første kvinnelige stripper, og sirkuset blir raskt berømt. Når Maria I treffer den revolusjonære Flores, blir hun hodestups forelsket i ham. Men Flores blir drept, og Maria I får med seg Maria II i kampen mot diktaturet, kapitalismen og kirken. Filmen fikk i sin tid terningkast 4-5
Black moon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After skirting the horrors of an unidentified war being waged in an anonymous countryside, a beautiful young woman takes refuge in a remote farmhouse where she becomes embroiled in the surreal domestic odyssey of a mysterious family
 
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Louis Malle cineasta

Louis Malle francia filmrendező

Louis Malle francouzský filmový režisér a scenárista

Louis Malle francuski reżyser filmowy

Louis Malle Frans filmregisseur

Louis Malle fransk filmregissör

Louis Malle französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Louis Malle French film director, screenwriter, and producer

Louis Malle réalisateur français

Louis Malle regista francese

Ludovicus Malle

Malle, Louis

Λουί Μαλ

Луи Мал

Луи Маль

Луі Маль

Луј Мал

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לואי מאל קולנוען צרפתי

لويس مال

لویی مال فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان فرانسوی

ലൂയി മാൽ

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루이 말

말, 루이 1932-1995

マル, ルイ

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Au revoir les enfants : a screenplayLacombe Lucien : the complete scenario of the film by Louis Malle : textVanya on 42nd streetPretty babyDamageViva Maria!Malle on Malle