WorldCat Identities

Zidi, Claude 1934-

Overview
Works: 208 works in 566 publications in 7 languages and 1,196 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Police films  Comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Author, Adapter, Conceptor, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1995.9.A3, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Claude Zidi
Le bonheur by Agnès Varda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. One of Agnès Varda's most provocative films, Le bonheur examines, with a deceptively cheery palette and the spirited strains of Mozart, the ideas of fidelity and happiness in a modern, self-centered world
Asterix & Obelix bij de Britten by Christian Clavier( Visual )

55 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little village of the Asterix and Obelix comic books is in trouble: it is the last place not controlled by Rome
Les Ripoux My new partner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran police detective teaches his new by-the-book partner the finer points of graft and the good life
True lies by James Cameron( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur les traces d'un dangereux terroriste, un agent secret néglige sa mission afin d'espionner sa femme infidèle
L'aile ou la cuisse by Claude Zidi( Visual )

35 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Duchemin is France's most reputed culinary expert, an esteemed food critic and author of the best-selling Duchemin restaurant guide. He is about to be received into the Académie Française and plans to retire, intending that his son Gérard will continue his work. Unfortunately, Gérard's sole ambition is to be a comedian and, without his father knowing, he works part-time as a clown in a travelling circus. Duchemin's mortal enemy is Jacques Tricatel, the supermarket magnate who is planning to open a chain of fast-food restaurants. When he hears about this, Duchemin agrees to appear on a chat show with Tricatel in order to expose him as an enemy of French cuisine. However, before the show goes out Duchemin loses his sense of taste and Tricatel discovers his son's secret pastime
Les ripoux by Claude Zidi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about two corrupt policemen who became rich and left the police service
La zizanie by Claude Zidi( Visual )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Industriel ambitieux, Guillaume Daubray-Lacaze agrandit son usine de matériel de dépollution, détruisant du même coup le jardin de sa femme Bernadette, férue d'horticulture. Décidée à se venger de son mari, elle quitte le domicile conjugal, et se présente contre lui aux élections municipales
La totale! by Claude Zidi( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Franȯis has convinced his wife and nearly everyone else that he is a pleasant, downtrodden civil servant who has been immured in a dead-end job. In reality, he is a very competent secret operative for the government. Meanwhile, Helene, the mother of his two children, has grown bored with her dull husband and is considering whether or not she should have an affair with an attractively sleazy used-car salesman who has been feeding her his standard seduction line: that he's a secret agent (which, in his case, is a lie). When Franȯis discovers this, he concocts a plan to teach his wife a lesson, which grows unexpectedly complicated when the two of them stumble across an international arms-smuggling cartel."--All Movie Guide
Ripoux contre Ripoux by Claude Zidi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the film Les ripoux, concerning an odd couple of cops
Brust oder Keule( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les sous-doués passent le bac by Claude Zidi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French high school students engage in comic hijinks
Association de malfaiteurs by Claude Zidi( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatre potes issus de la même promo n'ont pas la même chance dans la vie. Thierry et Gérard, brillants chefs d'entreprises, décident de faire une farce à Daniel, le looser de la bande. La farce tourne au drame quand Daniel tombe dans les filets de Bernard, homme d'affaires peu scrupuleux
Inspecteur la Bavure by Claude Zidi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un jeune flic, entré dans la police pour répondre aux dernières volontés de son père, est victim des intrigues d'un redoubtable truand et collabore malgré lui a l'enlèvement d'une journaliste, fille d'un magnat de la presse qui l'accompagnait dans une mission. Après de multiples péripéties, parviendra-t-il à la délivrer?"--Container
Les bidasses en folie by Claude Zidi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy starring Les Charlots, a French pop music group, who are drafted into military service
Astérix & Obélix( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 50 B.C. and all of Gaul has been conquered by the Romans. All? No! One tiny village continues to resist the Roman occupation with the help of a magic potion which turns its inhabitants into invincible warriors
Astérix et Obélix contre César by Claude Zidi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans cette aventure fabuleuse on y verra Astérix se lancer dans un combat homérique contre Obélix...Obélix livrer Astérix aux Romains...Astérix rendre le pouvoir à un César déchu...Abraracourcix s'empare du chariot du trésor public romain, mais se le faire voler à son tour...La potion magique se faire supplanter par la Super-Potion-Magique de Mathusalix...Alors? Un "Astérix" à l'envers? Pas du tout
Der Querkopf( Visual )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripoux 3 by Claude Zidi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

René, à la retraite, subsiste grâce à ses vieilles combines. Il se trouve mêlé malgré lui à une affaire de blanchiment d'argent, et c'est François, promu commissaire qui s'empare de l'enquête. Flanqué d'un stagiare plutôt nigaud, il va devoir choisir son camp: celui des souvenirs avec son vieux complice ou celui de la loi
Les rois du gag( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les sous-doués en vacances( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the workings of a "love computer" Bebel meets Claudine, falls madly in love with her, and follows her to St. Tropez
 
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