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Magimel, Benoît

Overview
Works: 165 works in 761 publications in 8 languages and 4,923 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films  Melodrama  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Creator, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benoît Magimel
La pianiste = The piano teacher by Michael Haneke( Visual )

120 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The piano teacher is the story of 40 year-old Erika Kohut who teaches piano at the Covservatory in Vienna. Still at home with her ever-worrying mother, her only escape is her regular visits to porn shops and peepshows. Until she meets just the young man who will act on her sexual desires
La demoiselle d'honneur = The bridesmaid by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man falls in love with a bridesmaid in his sister's wedding party and soon learns she is extremely mentally unstable
Pour une femme = For a woman by Diane Kurys( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In her mid-thirties, Anne still knows practically nothing of her family's past. After her mother's death, Anne discovers old photos and letters that convince her to take a closer look at her parents' life after the concentration camps of World War II. Her research reveals the existence of a mysterious uncle everyone seems intent on forgetting entirely. As she closes in on a discovery she didn't expect, her father grows ever more ill, and may take the family secret to his grave. In a journey that stretches from post-war France and to the 1980s, Anne's destiny intertwines with her father's past until they form a single, unforgettable story."--Container
The flower of evil by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a seemingly perfect family, whose distinguished facade starts to crack when the wife ventures into local politics. On the eve of the election, a corpse appears, and the long dormant seeds of past family crime begin to bloom
La tête haute by Donald Blank( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A juvenile judge and a special educator are convinced that they can save the young delinquent Malony from himself and his violent ways
The connection by Cédric Jimenez( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marseille. 1975. Pierre Michel, a young magistrate with a wife and children, has just been transferred to help in the crack-down on organized crime. He decides to take on French Connection, a Mafia-run operation that exports heroin the world over. Paying heed to no one's warnings, he leads a one-man campaign against Mafia kingpin Gaetan Zampa, the most untouchable godfather of them all. But Pierre Michel will soon understand that to get results, he will have to change his methods
Les enfants du siècle by Diane Kurys( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in French and German and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical history of the love affair between George Sand and Alfred de Musset that scandalized their families, friends and the salons of Paris in nineteenth century France
Le roi danse = The King is dancing by Gérard Corbiau( Visual )

43 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama about Louis XIV of France, centering on his passion for dance and music. The shy heir to the throne has his destiny altered when musician Jean-Baptiste Lully and the famed playwright Molière enter his life. Recognizing the young king's talent for dance, they compose and stage ballets that glorify Louis' image. The film includes many recreations of dance, drama, and opera of the era
La fille seule = A single girl by Benoît Jacquot( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama showing a day in the life of a young Parisian woman named Valerie who is beginning a new job and who reveals to her boyfriend that she is four weeks pregnant
Des vents contraires = (Headwinds) by Jalil Lespert( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since his wife Sarah disappeared without a trace, Paul has been living alone with his two young children. But a year has gone by, and Paul is exhausted. He hopes for a new start by moving back to his home town, Saint Malo, France. But who, in fact, is Paul? A father who, to save the world in his children's eyes, must continually struggle with his own anxiety and thwart the impending threats on their lives
Intimate enemies by Florent Siri( Visual )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Kabylie in June, 1959, idealistic Lieutenant Terrien (Benoît Magimel becomes the head of a section of the French army. There he meets Sergeant Dougnac (Albert Dupontel), a hard-line professional soldier. The atrocities of the war, as well as the two men's differences, quickly put both to the test
Le petits mouchoirs = Little white lies by Guillaume Canet( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a motorcycle accident that leaves a charismatic member of their group in an intensive care unit, a close-knit circle of friends embark on their annual summer getaway to Cape Ferrat in the southwest of France. Staying at wealthy family man Max's spacious vacation home, the sunny beachside idyll quickly becomes the backdrop of heated tensions and outbursts among the old acquaintances as the little white lies just beneath the surface of their relationships reach a boiling point
Les rivières pourpres by Olivier Dahan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in French and English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with a ritual murder in a monastery in Lorraine, police chief Niemans teams up with young officer Reda to investigate a series of ritual murders in which the victims are crucified. Together with a specialist on Christian mythology they uncover a mysterious group called the Angels of the Apocalypse
La vie est un long fleuve tranquille = Life is a long quiet river by Etienne Chatiliez( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families. One family is affluent, with dutiful and (apparently) contented children. The other family is poor, with rambunctious (even delinquent) children, often hungry, but with lots of laughter in the house
La fille coupée en deux by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy centered around a TV weather girl in Lyon, France and the two very different men who pursue her -- one a famous author, the other a spoiled heir to a pharmaceutical fortune
The nest by Ethan Clarke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three gangs, on the run from their own respective demons, take refuge in the same massive warehouse. Everyone's armed, tense and ready to shoot the next person they see
3 films directed by Benoît Jacquot( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disenchanted: A young girl has to hold her family together by degrading herself. A single girl: A young woman works her first day at a luxury hotel and must decide how to tell her boyfriend that she is pregnant. Keep it quiet: An ex-convict returns to his family a changed man
Sky fighters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jet aces must pursue a terrorist who has highjacked a Mirage 2000 fighter jet. During the engagement, one of the pilots shoots down the plane. He is dismissed from the service, and his friend resigns in solidarity. But the French government soon needs them back, to land a big airplane contract by winning a race over hostile airspace; a race that pits the Mirage against the American F-16. A tale of pilots, international terrorists and shady government officials, with an airborne finale taking place above the Champs-Élysées during the Bastille Day celebration
Against the wind = Des vents contraires( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One morning, Sarah (Audrey Tautou) vanishes, leaving her husband Paul (Little White Lies' Benoit Magimel) and their young son and daughter reeling, without a word as to her whereabouts or a clue about when she will return. As time passes, Paul anxiously but tenderly tries to sustain some sense of normalcy and after a year, in an attempt to start over, he reluctantly returns to his coastal home town. There, he takes a job as a driving instructor, reunites with his estranged brother and befriends a local police officer (Isabelle Carré). But still he dreams of Sarah, refusing to let go. Why did she leave, and will she return?
Marseille( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Taro, de charismatische burgemeester van Marseille raakt verwikkeld in een keiharde machtsstrijd met zijn voormalige protégé, de jonge en ambitieuze Lucas Barrès
 
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La fille seule = A single girl
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Benoît Magimel acteur français

Benoît Magimel actor francés

Benoît Magimel aktor francuski

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Benoît Magimel Frans acteur

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Benoît Magimel fransk skuespiller

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