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Rabier, Jean 1927-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 261 publications in 7 languages and 5,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Short films  Detective and mystery films  New wave films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Cinematographer , Actor, Photographer, Performer, Illustrator, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Rabier
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film chronicles two hours in the life of a singer who is waiting to hear if she has terminal cancer
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MPAA rating: PG-13
Une affaire de femmes = Story of women by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To survive Nazi-occupied 1940ś France, Marie turns to illegally aborting pregnancies for a hefty fee. As her income increases, Marie moves her family to a posh apartment. Completely seduced by her lifestyle, Marie ignores her shell-shocked husband Paul. Things take a disastrous turn after one of Marieś "customers" dies and her husband turns her over to the authorities
Le bonheur by Agnès Varda( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in French and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. One of Agnès Varda's most provocative films, Le bonheur examines, with a deceptively cheery palette and the spirited strains of Mozart, the ideas of fidelity and happiness in a modern, self-centered world
Les biches by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in French and Multiple languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Socialite Frederique encounters young student Why on the streets of Paris, seduces her and whisks her off to spend winter with the chic crowd in St. Tropez. When architect Paul meets Why, he too charms her and comes between the two lovers. Frederique then seduces Paul out of jealousy, but finds herself feeling real love. Paul and Frederique invite Why to live together with them, resulting in a ménage-à-trois beset by jealousy, madness, and ultimately, murder"--Container
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in French and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles est assureur, il a 40 ans et mène une existence bourgeoise avec son fils et sa femme Hélène. A 30 ans, Hélène est une belle femme qui ne travaille pas et semble s'ennuyer dans leur superbe villa. Bref, une vie de couple presque sans nuages. Un jour, Charles commence à avoir des doutes sur la fidélité de son épouse et engage un détective privé
Paris vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
La rupture by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in French and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman with a checkered past divorces her abusive, drug-addicted husband after he beats up their young son, breaking his leg and giving him a concussion. The husband's wealthy family tries to gain custody of the boy through the courts, but when that fails they hire a man to do whatever it takes to discredit the mother
Bay of angels = la baie des anges( Visual )

13 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Poulet au vinaigre = Chicken with vinegar by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small town in France, an invalid bullies her teen aged son into obedience. They live on an estate marked for development, but they are refusing to sell. When a series of murders occur, the deceptively charming Inspector Lavardin gets to the bottom of it all
Bay of angels by Jacques Demy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in French and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Les Innocents aux mains sales = Innocents with dirty hands by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman plans the murder of her husband with her lover, but when the job is botched, she becomes the only suspect
Juste avant la nuit by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the achitect Francois. But when one of their S & M goes too far, Laura is accidentally strangled; Even though the police are struggling to solve the murder, Charles finds is difficult to cope with the situation and to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Helen". --Arrow Films
Inspector Lavardin by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspecteur Lavardin arrives at a cozy, seaside village to investigate the bizarre murder of an eminent Catholic author. The usually cool sleuth is shaken when he discovers that the victim's widow is none other than his old flame
Le cri du hibou = The cry of the owl by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in French and German and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled young artist has a secret pastime: playing peeping tom with his beautiful neighbor. One day, he finally admits he has been spying on her, only to find she repays the obsession, ferociously
Masques by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland Wolf is writing a book on the life of TV game show personality Christian Legagneur - or is he? He spends a weekend doing research for his project, in which he meets Legagneur's oddball friends and his juvenile charge who suffers from a mysterious ailment. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues as Roland searches for the answers to his "research."
This man must die( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Thenier is a writer whose young son is struck down by a hit and run driver. Devastated by grief, Thenier begins a determined search for the murderer. When he finds the culprit, the two men begin a stalking cat-and-mouse game as one surprise follows another leading to a startling conclusion
 
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Paris vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch
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Le bonheurParis vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch
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