WorldCat Identities

Magimel, Benoît

Overview
Works: 194 works in 634 publications in 4 languages and 3,836 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Detective and mystery films  History  Fiction  Historical films  War films  Musical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Composer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Benoît Magimel
La Pianiste by Michael Haneke( Visual )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
La pianiste The piano teacher( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erika is a loner. A middle aged piano teacher of some repute, she is unmarried, living with her mother in a small apartment in Vienna, her days an unending round of conservatory students, rehearsals, and dinner in front of the television. Her sex life consists of visits to sex shops and voyeurism. When she becomes involved with a student who has become infatuated with her, she tries to share her obsessions with him--with tragic results
La demoiselle d'honneur The bridesmaid( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's love at first sight when bridesmaid Senta falls into the life of a handsome young Phillipe at the wedding of his younger sister. As passion for one another intensifies, Phillipe slowly discovers that Senta is shrouded in mystery. When one day she asks Phillipe to perform a terrible deed as proof of his love for her, Phillipe must come to terms with who his lover might really be
La fleur du mal The flower of evil by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in French and held by 297 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
Pour une femme = for a woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and held by 294 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
Les enfants du siècle by Diane Kurys( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and held by 244 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
La fille seule A single girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 141 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
Le roi danse The King is dancing( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and held by 101 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
Des vents contraires (Headwinds) by Jalil Lespert( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 99 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
Le roi danse by Gérard Corbiau( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De jonge koning Lodewijk XIV laat het weelderige paleis te Versailles aanleggen, Molière toneelstukken schrijven en componist Jean-Baptiste Lully balletten voor hem componeren
Les rivières pourpres( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 85 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
Die Klavierspielerin by Elfriede Jelinek( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
La demoiselle d'honneur = The bridesmaid ; Merci pour le chocolat = [Thank you for the chocolate] by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philippe fait la connaissance de Senta au mariage de sa soeur ainée. Dès lors, la passion enflamme ce jeune homme raisonnable. Mais Senta, fascinante, fait pénétrer Philippe dans un univers où tous ses repères disparaissent peu à peu. (d'après jaquette)
La fille coupée en deux by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and German and held by 65 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 bridesmaid( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's love at first sight when bridesmaid Senta falls into the life of a handsome young Phillipe at the wedding of his younger sister. As passion for one another intensifies, Phillipe slowly discovers that Senta is shrouded in mystery. When one day she asks Phillipe to perform a terrible deed as proof of his love for her, Phillipe must come to terms with who his lover might really be
La vie est un long fleuve tranquille Life is a long quiet river by Etienne Chatiliez( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about two families with opposing lifestyles, who discover their children were switched at birth
The piano teacher by Michael Haneke( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
L'ennemi intime violence dans la guerre d'Algérie by Florent Siri( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: 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 )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite a traumatic event, a group of friends decide to go ahead with their annual beach vacation, and with that decision their relationships, convictions, conscience and friendships are sorely tested. They are finally forced to own up to the little white lies they have been telling each other and themselves
Sky fighters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 53 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.19 for Pour une f ... to 0.87 for Die Klavie ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
La fille seule A single girl
Alternative Names
Benot Magimel aktor francuski

Benot Magimel attore francese

Benot Magimel fransk skdespelare

Benot Magimel fransk skodespelar

Benot Magimel fransk skuespiller

Benot Magimel franzsischer Schauspieler

Benot Magimel French actor

Бенуа Мажимель

Мажимель, Бенуа

بونوآ ماژیمل بازیگر فرانسوی

브누아 마지멜

ブノワ・マジメル

Languages
Covers