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Brasseur, Claude 1936-

Works: 335 works in 1,017 publications in 5 languages and 3,832 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  Caper films  Romantic comedy films  Mad scientist films  Short films  Historical films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Singer, Costume designer, 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 )

74 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two burglars plan a robbery with a young woman they just met
Fauteuils d'orchestre = Avenue Montaigne by Laura Morante( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and English and held by 565 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 )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 264 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 )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En la habitación de un hotel de París, William Prospero, con la ayuda de su sobrino y de la última novia de éste, trata de resolver un misterio: hace dos años, sin ningún motivo y en esa misma habitación fue asesinado un hombre. Como consecuencia, Prospero, que llevaba trabajando quince años como detective del hotel fue despedido. Mientras tanto, Jim Fox Warner, un entrenador de boxeo, confía en que su púgil gane, para así poder pagar a la mafia
Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 168 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
La Boum by Claude Pinoteau( Visual )

32 editions published between 1980 and 2017 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 )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 68 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
L'etat sauvage = Savage state by Francis Girod( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film set in the 1960s, portrays a handful of Europeans adrift in a young African nation struggling to create itself after independence from colonial rule. Avit, a UNESCO official, arrives on business, although his true mission is to search for his wife Laurence. He finds her living with Doumbé, a charismatic and powerful black minister in the new government. When French business interests perceive Doumbé as a radical, the other ministers use his relationship with Laurence to discredit him and turn the masses against both of them. Racial and sexual prejudices are stripped bare, revealing the ugliest side of human nature
A simple story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in French and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman approaching middle age re-evaluates the relationships in her life as she prepares to leave the man she has been living with, aborts his baby and rekindles a romance with her ex-husband. She eventually decides to have a child by her ex-husband and raise it with the widow of a friend who killed himself
L'autre côté de la mer by Dominique Cabrera( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in French and held by 39 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
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 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel Bluwals adaptation of the work by Marivaux tells the story of Dorante and Silvia, whose parents have arranged for them to marry. When Dorante meets Silvia for the first time, she obtains the permission of her father to disguise herself as her servant to examine his true character
Chouchou by Merzak Allouache( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Moroccan immigrant dresses as a woman to get a job as a waitress; comedic complications, rather inevitably, arise
Les yeux sans visage = Eyes without a face by Georges Franju( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due to his reckless driving, a brilliant plastic surgeon, Dr. Genessier is responsible for disfiguring his beautiful daughter. Guilt-ridden, he resolves to fashion a new face for his daughter by grafting skin tissue from unsuspecting female patients with similar molecular structures. His devoted assistant, Louise, searches Paris for girls who resemble Christiane and lures them back to Genessier's sanitorium where they are held captive. After several failed attempts, the doctor temporarily restores Christiane's face. Unfortunately, the epidermis deteriorates at an alarming rate. Christiane seeks revenge by murdering Louise and unleashing the dogs her father had intended for experimentation. The mad canines tear off Genessier's face, while Christiane, still faceless, wanders into the night
La bride sur le cou( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and held by 29 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
Le souper by Édouard Molinaro( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in French and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, le 6 Juillet 1815. La France est vaincue, Napoléon en fuite, Paris occupée par les troupes anglaises, prussiennes et russes. Que va devenir le pays, quels hommes mettre à sa tête? A ces questions essentielles, seuls deux hommes sans scrupules, d'une puissance et d'une intelligence redoutables, sont en mesure de répondre : Talleyrand et Fouché. Ils se livreront un duel sans merci
La banquière by Francis Girod( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and fall of a masculine self-made bank president in the 1920s in Paris
Dirty like an angel = Sale comme un ange by Catherine Breillat( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in French and held by 26 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
Germinal by Claude Berri( Visual )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etienne Lantier lands a job as a coal miner in the north of France in 1863. The work is hard, ill-paid, and dangerous. When the miners hear that their wages are going to be cut they revolt, led by Lantier. The company decides to bring in replacement workers and the authorities repress the rebels ruthlessly. The strike ends in death and suffering, but hope for a better future prevails
Une histoire simple by Claude Sautet( Visual )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie, una exitosa diseñadora, divorciada y madre de un adolescente, se encuentra en un momento crucial de su vida: tras romper con su amante y abortar el bebé que esperaba, decide volver con su ex marido a pesar de que éste mantiene una relación con una mujer mucho más joven. Paralelamente su círculo de amistades también afronta sus propios problemas sentimentales que les conducen a inesperadas y dolorosas situaciones
Merci! by Claude Brasseur( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.28 for Fauteuils ... to 0.92 for Le souper ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Bande à part = Band of outsiders
Alternative Names
Claude Brasseur acteur français

Claude Brasseur attore francese

Claude Brasseur francia színész

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-

Клод Брассёр

Клод Брассер Французький актор

Կլոդ Բրասյոր

קלוד ברסו שחקן צרפתי

کلود براسر

کلود براسر بازیگر فرانسوی




French (271)

German (20)

English (12)

Spanish (5)

Italian (4)