WorldCat Identities

Brasseur, Claude 1936-

Works: 313 works in 930 publications in 6 languages and 3,679 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Caper films  Romantic comedy films  Mad scientist films  Short films  History  Historical films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Scenarist, Creator, Interviewee, Adapter, 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 )

82 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bumbling burglars plan a robbery with a young woman they just met, but complications arise when they both fall for her
Fauteuils d'orchestre Avenue Montaigne by Laura Morante( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and English and held by 580 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 250 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 )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 213 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
Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective: Godard's pastiche of genres from romance and gangster films to slapstick, melodrama, crime stories and film noir incorporates several stories set in one Parisian hotel, featuring a hotel detective and assistant, a fight promoter having an affair, and a Mafia chieftain
Dom Juan by Marcel Bluwal( Visual )

22 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in French and held by 130 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 )

29 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 117 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 )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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, and his companions who run the gamut of human emotions from the cowardly to the despairing
A simple story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in French and English and held by 43 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 )

10 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
A gorgeous girl like me [dvd] by François Truffaut( Visual )

28 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanislav Previne, un joven profesor de sociología, prepara una tesis sobre la criminalidad femenina. Una de las mujeres elegidas para su estudio es Camille Bliss, acusada, entre otras cosas, del asesinato de Arthur, un técnico en desratización. El profesor, armado con su grabadora y sus personales teorías que aún no ha podido confirmar, acude a la prisión. Se entrevista con la muchacha y la somete a un largo interrogatorio, en el que sale a relucir su pintoresco pasado. Conforme avanzan las conversaciones, Stanislav está cada vez más convencido de la inocencia de Camille y llega a la conclusión de que Arthur se suicidó
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
Chouchou by Merzak Allouache( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Moroccan immigrant dresses as a woman to get a job as a waitress; comedic complications, rather inevitably, arise
Le souper by Édouard Molinaro( Visual )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages 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
Une histoire simple by Claude Sautet( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 28 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
Dom Juan by Marcel Bluwal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette pièce reçut un accueil enthousiaste lors des premières représentations, en février 1665. Molière s'inspirait d'une légende connue pour donner au public un dom Juan athée, plein de verve et de fantaisie, escorté d'un Sganarelle moralisateur mais complice. Le film réalisé par Marcel Bluwal en 1965 pour la télévision visait à proposer par l'oeil d'un cinéaste une vision totalement neuve
La bride sur le cou( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and held by 26 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 2015 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and fall of a masculine self-made bank president in the 1920s in Paris
Les yeux sans visage Eyes without a face by Georges Franju( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 24 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
Pardon mon affaire( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in French and English and held by 24 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
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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.27 for Fauteuils ... to 0.93 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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