WorldCat Identities

Brasseur, Claude 1936-

Works: 389 works in 962 publications in 6 languages and 3,732 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Caper films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Horror films  War films  Historical films  Short films  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Scenarist, Creator, Adapter, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Claude Brasseur
  • Merci ! by Claude Brasseur( Book )
Most widely held works by Claude Brasseur
Bande à part = Band of outsiders by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

67 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bumbling burglars plan a robbery with a young woman they just met. Problems begin immediately when they both fall for the girl and the plan goes haywire. The jewel-heist plot is merely a jumping off point for Godard's fast-paced mix of fantasy and spoof of Hollywood crime films
Fauteuils d'orchestre = Avenue Montaigne by Laura Morante( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica is a beautiful young woman from the provinces who has come to Paris and lands a job waiting tables at a chic bistro on fabled Avenue Montaigne. Jessica's customers include a popular TV actress who is courting a major Hollywood director for her first serious film role; a wealthy art collector who is about to liquidate a lifetime's worth of treasures at auction; and an illustrious classical pianist who is at odds with his manager/wife as to where his career is headed. Precisely because Jessica doesn't know how celebrated these people are, her guileless and completely unintimidated engagement in their lives has a transforming effect on them and ultimately her
Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctor's horrible experiment: experimental fantasy about a Jekyll/Hyde-type psychiatrist/lunatic creating havoc in 1950s Paris
Détective by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

44 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unhappily married couple attempts to collect a debt from a boxing manager with ties to the mob. A hotel detective tries to solve a two-year old murder case with his tense nephew. Presents Godard's views on modern life, ranging from pornography to language to film itself
Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion: Uninspired and overbudget, a bored Polish film director who is shooting a tedious movie in France, begins simultaneous love affairs with two very different women--Hanna, the owner of the hotel where his film crew stays, and Isabelle, a factory worker fired by Hanna's husband
Dom Juan by Marcel Bluwal( Visual )

29 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By transforming the character Don Juan from unscrupulous seducer into a man of overweening pride, cynicism, and disdain, Molière turned a Spanish theme into a thoroughly French play and offended so many that the play was withdrawn. Posterity has judged more kindly"--Container
La Boum by Claude Pinoteau( Visual )

28 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about teenagers coming of age and adults facing midlife crisis
La Caporal épinglé = The elusive corporal by Jean Renoir( Visual )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stark portrait of French prisoners of the Germans during World War II. Their continuing attempt to maintain human dignity makes for a portrait of nobility
A simple story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in French and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romy Schneider plays a successful designer approaching middle age who becomes disturbed by the emotional and sociological traps that she has fallen into. Realizing that she must regain control of her life, she struggles to discover how
Le jeu de l'amour et du hasard : comédie en trois actes et en prose by Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux( Visual )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic romance based on the 1730 play by Marivaux. Anxious over a marriage of convenience that her father has arranged for her with a man she doesn't know, Silvia barrows the costume of her chambermaid Lissette, in order to examine the applicant anonymously. But the applicant in question, Gilding, has the same idea and has assumed the dress of his Bourguignon servant
L'autre côté de la mer by Dominique Cabrera( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges Montero, an Algerian-born Frenchman (known as a pied noir) who chose to remain in Algeria after its independence from France in 1962 even though revolts against French emigrees have gotten worse, sets foot in France for the first time in the summer of 1994 to undergo a cataract operation in Paris and, while there, to visit family members who had fled during Algeria's war of independence. The young eye surgeon who treats him, Tarek Timzert, is of North African heritage, but considers himself French; he doesn't speak Arabic and has never visited the land of his ancestors, cutting himself off from his Algerian roots. The two men--one nearing retirement, the other just starting out in life-- form a mutually supportive bond, their meeting a catalyst for dealing with unsolved problems in their individual lives, and their connection to larger political questions
Chouchou by Merzak Allouache( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Moroccan immigrant dresses as a woman and gets a job as a waitress; complications arise when a man falls in love with him and wants him to meet his parents
Les yeux sans visage by Georges Franju( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad scientist tries to restore his daughter's face by grafting skin from young women he murders
La bride sur le cou( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sexy screwball comedy, dizzy model Sophie is devastated when her boyfriend runs off to a ski resort with an American heiress. With the help of custard pies, loaded rifles, speeding toboggans, and a screwy swami, Sophie soon finds adventure everywhere and love where she least expects it
La banquière by Francis Girod( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and fall of a masculine self-made bank president in the 1920s in Paris
Une belle fille come moi by François Truffaut( Visual )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While researching his book, a naive sociologist embarks on a programme of interviews with female criminals. Camille Bliss tells him the story of her life and finally entangles him in her web of deceit and murder
Dirty like an angel = Sale comme un ange( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges Deblache is a middle aged cop who falls for his partner, Didier's wife. Didier is only recently married, but beds women he encounters while doing his job. When Georges seduces Didier's wife, he finds that she is not unwilling. The heated romance becomes a debate of whether she actually did the seducing. Her unpredictability turns him on even more, and he finds himself sucked in deeper. Georges also suspects he has cancer, but refuses to have a medical check-up
Une histoire simple by Claude Sautet( Visual )

18 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marie decides to break up with her boyfriend Georges and to abort his unborn child. As she nears forty she seems to have reached a crossroads in her life but doesn't know where she is heading. She returns to her ex-husband, Georges, and rekindles their erstwhile passion, even though Georges has re-married. When a friend of hers loses his job, Marie persuades Georges to try to find him employment in his company. His failure to help contributes to Marie's decision to walk away from him, even though he has made her pregnant. Alone once more in her life, Marie decides to keep the child"--Film de France website
Pardon mon affaire( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in French and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted farcical romp in the best tradition of French romantic comedies about four buddies who undergo a series of complicated and bizarre adventures in the streets and bedrooms of Paris
Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The elusive corporal": set in a German P.O.W. camp in 1940, this is the story of a French corporal who is determined to escape to return to Paris and fight once more
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.26 for Fauteuils ... to 0.92 for La banquie ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Bande à part = Band of outsiders
Alternative Names
Claude Brasseur attore francese

Claude Brasseur Frans acteur

Claude Brasseur fransk skådespelare

Claude Brasseur fransk skodespelar

Claude Brasseur fransk skuespiller

Claude Brasseur französischer Filmschauspieler

Claude Brasseur French racing driver

Espinasse, Claude 1936-

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کلود براسر بازیگر فرانسوی




French (248)

German (21)

English (13)

Spanish (8)

Italian (4)

Japanese (1)