Go to Bing homepage

French Actor

Jean Gabin

  • May 17, 1904 - Nov 15, 1976 (age 72)
Search the latest about Jean Gabin on Bing
1987
Award1987

Honorary César

Won Honorary César.
1976
Jean Gabin
PersonalNovember 1976

Jean Gabin

Jean Gabin passed away.
1974
Verdict
www.imdb.com
MovieSep 11, 1974

Verdict

Verdict is a 1974 French-Italian drama film, directed by …
Verdict is a 1974 French-Italian drama film, directed by André Cayatte, starring Sophia Loren, Jean Gabin and Julien Bertheau. A French judge comes under intense personal pressure to acquit a man who is accused of murdering his lover. It was also released under the title Jury of One.
  • Wikipedia
1973
Two Men in Town
MovieOct 25, 1973

Two Men in Town

Two Men in Town (French: Deux hommes dans la ville a.k.a. …
Two Men in Town (French: Deux hommes dans la ville a.k.a. Two Against the Law) is a 1973 Franco-Italian film directed by José Giovanni. The film was remade in 2014.
  • Wikipedia
L'affaire Dominici
www.imdb.com
MovieMar 7, 1973

L'affaire Dominici

This film explores the ins and outs of the Dominici Affair that …
This film explores the ins and outs of the Dominici Affair that made the headlines back in 1952. As a result of the case, a family man named Gaston Dominici was sentenced to death for the slaying of a family of English tourists alongside a road running past his property, despite the existence of no material proof or motive to incriminate him.
  • IMDb
1972
Le tueur
www.imdb.com
MovieMar 1, 1972

Le tueur

Whilst being transferred to a psychiatric hospital, a …
Whilst being transferred to a psychiatric hospital, a ruthless serial killer Gassot makes a break and goes on the run. He arrives in Marseilles, intending to escape abroad. Here, he falls for a young prostitute, Gerda.
  • IMDb
1971
Le drapeau noir flotte sur la marmite
MovieOct 13, 1971

Le drapeau noir flotte sur la marmite

Old man Victor, is a bore of a …
Old man Victor, is a bore of a grocer who always tells sailing tales of the seven seas. None believes him, but his nephew wins a model boat building contest and gets to make the model into an actual boat. This is where Uncle Victor comes in, as a supervisor for the construction, and when the funds for the boat fall through, he even chips in to finish the build. Having been constructed in the backyard, however, makes it tough to get to the Seine River. The whole family has to chip in as one thing after another goes awry. What will become of the troublesome boat, and will Victor ever return to the grocery?
  • IMDb
Le Chat
www.imdb.com
MovieApr 24, 1971

Le Chat

Courbevoie (France), 1971. Julien Bouin, a former typographist, …
Courbevoie (France), 1971. Julien Bouin, a former typographist, and his wife Clemence, who used to perform in a circus, hardly talk to each other in their small house, soon to be demolished. His cat Greffier being the only one he still gives affection to, he becomes the object of Clemence's anger.
  • IMDb
1969
The Sicilian Clan
MovieDec 1, 1969

The Sicilian Clan

A young, ambitious mobster plans an elaborate diamond heist …
A young, ambitious mobster plans an elaborate diamond heist while seducing the daughter of a ruthless mob patriarch as a determined police commissioner closes in on all of them.
  • IMDb
1968
The Tattoo
MovieSep 18, 1968

The Tattoo

Le tatoué, also known as The Million dollar tattoo, or The …
Le tatoué, also known as The Million dollar tattoo, or The Tattoo, or The tattoo man, is a French-Italian comedy movie from 1968, directed by Denys de La Patellière, written by Alphonse Boudard, and starring by Jean Gabin and Louis de Funès.
  • Wikipedia
Pasha
MovieMar 14, 1968

Pasha

Six months before his retirement from the criminal police, …
Six months before his retirement from the criminal police, inspector Joss finds his colleague Gouvion dead, in a poorly faked suicide attempt. Joss loses his temper, and investigates on his...
  • IMDb
1967
Action Man
www.imdb.com
MovieMay 31, 1967

Action Man

Sophisticated crook talks ex-crook and now respectable …
Sophisticated crook talks ex-crook and now respectable business man into one last caper. This highly planned and well executed crime goes off without a hitch until rival bad guys want a piece of the action.
  • IMDb
1966
The Upper Hand
MovieMar 2, 1966

The Upper Hand

The Upper Hand (Du rififi à Paname) is a 1966 French …
The Upper Hand (Du rififi à Paname) is a 1966 French thriller film about gold smuggling based on the novel by Auguste Le Breton and starring Jean Gabin, George Raft and Gert Fröbe.
  • Wikipedia
1965
God's Thunder
www.imdb.com
MovieSep 8, 1965

God's Thunder

Léandre Brassac is a misanthrope and alcoholic, who lives on a …
Léandre Brassac is a misanthrope and alcoholic, who lives on a large remote county estate with his wife, Marie. Brassac has a reputation as a violent and unpredictable man, but who has a love for animals, particularly dogs.
  • IMDb
1964
Monsieur
MovieApr 22, 1964

Monsieur

Left heartbroken by the death of his beloved wife, a rich banker …
Left heartbroken by the death of his beloved wife, a rich banker tries to commit suicide. When he learns from his former maid that his wife was unfaithful he fakes his own death and comes back under a new identity
  • IMDb
1963
Maigret voit rouge
MovieSep 18, 1963

Maigret voit rouge

Maigret voit rouge released.
Any Number Can Win
www.imdb.com
MovieMar 19, 1963

Any Number Can Win

Charles (Jean Gabin), a sixtyish career criminal fresh out of …
Charles (Jean Gabin), a sixtyish career criminal fresh out of jail, rejects his wife's plan for a quiet life of bourgeois respectability. He enlists a former cellmate, Francis (Alain Delon), to assist him in pulling off one final score, a carefully planned assault on the vault of a Cannes casino. Bad luck and Francis's lack of professionalism set the caper maddeningly askew, and the stolen cash resurfaces in an unexpected manner.
  • IMDb
1962
Le Gentleman d'Epsom
www.imdb.com
MovieOct 3, 1962

Le Gentleman d'Epsom

The story takes place in the racecourses around Paris. A …
The story takes place in the racecourses around Paris. A so-called major sells his tips to naive characters.
  • IMDb
A Monkey in Winter
MovieMay 11, 1962

A Monkey in Winter

Albert is an inn owner who vowed never to drink again if he and …
Albert is an inn owner who vowed never to drink again if he and his wife survived the war. They did, and the reformed alcoholic keeps his vow. But times have changed and soon after the war, Albert comes in contact with Gabriel, a young man prone to heavy bouts with the bottle. Gabriel is conflicted over visiting his young daughter in a nearby school and in a moment of nostalgia, Albert takes off with him on one major binge -- and havoc results.
  • IMDb
1961
The Counterfeiters of Paris
www.imdb.com
MovieAug 26, 1961

The Counterfeiters of Paris

"Le Dabe" retired many …
"Le Dabe" retired many years ago and now he lives in the Tropics where he owns stables and horses. He is a very rich man. He was the king of all money counterfeiters. He is contacted from ...
  • IMDb
1960
Best Foreign Actor
en.wikipedia.org
Nomination1960

Best Foreign Actor

Nominated for "Maigret Sets a Trap".
BAFTA Award
1959
Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case
www.imdb.com
MovieSep 2, 1959

Maigret and the St. Fiacre Case

Inspector Maigret is traveling …
Inspector Maigret is traveling to the French countryside to visit his friend, the duchess of Saint-Fiacre. She has received a letter recently stating that she will die soon. A few days ...
  • IMDb
Award1959

Best Foreign Actor

Won award for "The Possessors".
David di Donatello
1958
Love Is My Profession
MovieSep 17, 1958

Love Is My Profession

In Case of Adversity (French: …
In Case of Adversity (French: En cas de malheur) is a 1958 French drama film directed by Claude Autant-Lara, starring Jean Gabin, Brigitte Bardot and Edwige Feuillère. It was released as Love Is My Profession in the United States. It tells the story of a married lawyer who rigs a trial to acquit a young female criminal he has become obsessed with, even to the point of imagining they might have a life together and start a family. The screenplay was written by Jean Aurenche and Pierre Bost after the novel In Case of Emergency by Georges Simenon. The film was released in France on 17 September 1958.
  • Wikipedia
Le désordre et la nuit
www.imdb.com
MovieMay 14, 1958

Le désordre et la nuit

When the middle-aged police …
When the middle-aged police inspector Georges Vallois is assigned to investigate the murder case of a drug dealer, the suspect is his addicted mistress Lucky Fridel. But soon Vallois and Lucky have a love affair and he believes she is innocent and needs rehab.
  • IMDb
Les Misérables
www.imdb.com
MovieMar 12, 1958

Les Misérables

Les Misérables is a 1958 French-East German-Italian film …
Les Misérables is a 1958 French-East German-Italian film adaptation of the Victor Hugo novel released in France on 12 March 1958. Written by Michel Audiard and René Barjavel, the film was directed by Jean-Paul Le Chanois. It stars Jean Gabin as Jean Valjean.
  • Wikipedia
Maigret Sets a Trap
en.wikipedia.org
MovieJan 29, 1958

Maigret Sets a Trap

For some time now, women coming home at night have been …
For some time now, women coming home at night have been savagely murdered by a mysterious serial killer. Inspector Lagrume thinks he has found the culprit in the person of Barberot, a local butcher. But Maigret, who takes over the investigation, is not convinced. Deep inside himself, he knows the murderer is still at large. But how to trap him ?
  • IMDb
Best Foreign Actor
Nomination1958

Best Foreign Actor

Nominated for "Four Bags Full".
BAFTA Award
1957
Speaking of Murder
www.imdb.com
MovieApr 12, 1957

Speaking of Murder

Louis Bertain is the owner of a Paris garage which is the …
Louis Bertain is the owner of a Paris garage which is the front for a robbery gang. He and his accomplices are careful to keep up a civic veneer by day, indulging in criminal activities only when "the red light is on" at night. This status quo is upset when one of the gang members becomes convinced that Louis' younger brother is a police informer.
  • IMDb
The Case of Dr. Laurent
MovieApr 3, 1957

The Case of Dr. Laurent

A not-so-young doctor tries …
A not-so-young doctor tries to explain to women of the fifties(in a small village in the mountain) that painless childbirth is possible,and that the old curses -coming from long ago and far away,check the Genesis-must go.He will meet with macho men,but also submissive women-who will be his strongest enemies-,who still think that "the more you suffer,the more you love your baby".To fight such drivel,doctor Laurent expresses himself in astute images. What is obvious today was a big revolution then.
  • IMDb
1956
Four Bags Full
MovieOct 26, 1956

Four Bags Full

Two men, a painter and a poor guy, have to cross over Paris by …
Two men, a painter and a poor guy, have to cross over Paris by night during World War II and to deliver black market meat. As they walk along dark Parisian streets, they encounter various ...
  • IMDb
Le sang à la tête
www.imdb.com
MovieAug 10, 1956

Le sang à la tête

Le sang à la tête released.
Deadlier Than the Male
www.imdb.com
MovieApr 13, 1956

Deadlier Than the Male

André Chatelin is a …
André Chatelin is a restaurant owner in Les Halles in Paris. One morning, a girl named Catherine asks to see him. She happens to be the daughter of his estranged wife, Gabrielle, that André...
  • IMDb
People of No Importance
MovieFeb 15, 1956

People of No Importance

Mid-aged married truck …
Mid-aged married truck driver falls in love with a young waitress he meets while making a break on a long trip. They try to make it work, but she can't get a decent job or place to stay in ...
  • IMDb
Mathias Moncorgé
Child1956

Mathias Moncorgé

Mathias Moncorgé appeared in a 2006 documentary film …
Mathias Moncorgé appeared in a 2006 documentary film Gabin intime, aristocrate et paysan. Mathias Moncorgé is the son of actor Jean Gabin.
  • Allocine
1955
Hi-Jack Highway
www.imdb.com
MovieOct 18, 1955

Hi-Jack Highway

After a spending the night with his girlfriend, trucker Jean …
After a spending the night with his girlfriend, trucker Jean encounters a dead body on the road home. He reports the incident to the police who suspect that Jean was responsible for the death.
  • IMDb
Razzia sur la chnouf
www.imdb.com
MovieApr 7, 1955

Razzia sur la chnouf

Henri, the Man from Nantes, comes back to his country after a …
Henri, the Man from Nantes, comes back to his country after a successful stay in the United States, where he was working for Liski, the drug dealer. With the fame of being a tough guy preceding him, he sets himself to the task of knowing why the French operations were not so profitable - and soon he is master of all links of the organization. He can now get it honed to perfection - or destroy it. Only... the Police is following his every step! Is Henri what he says he is, or an undercover detective from the French police?
  • IMDb
1954
French Cancan
MovieDec 27, 1954

French Cancan

This comedy drama from Jean Renoir chronicles the revival …
This comedy drama from Jean Renoir chronicles the revival of Paris' most notorious dance as it tells the story of a theater producer who turns a humble washerwoman into a star at the Moulin Rouge.
  • IMDb
Air of Paris
MovieAug 15, 1954

Air of Paris

The story of Andre Menard, a promising young amateur …
The story of Andre Menard, a promising young amateur boxer from an impoverished background who is mentored by former pro Victor Le Garrec, and whose career path takes a nosedive when he falls for the wealthy Corinne.
  • IMDb
Touchez Pas au Grisbi
MovieMar 17, 1954

Touchez Pas au Grisbi

Touchez pas au grisbi ([tu.ʃe …
Touchez pas au grisbi ([tu.ʃe pɑ o ɡʁiz.bi], French for "Don't touch the loot") is a 1954 French-Italian crime film directed by Jacques Becker and starring Jean Gabin, Jeanne Moreau, Lino Ventura, Dora Doll, Delia Scala, René Dary and Miss America 1946, Marilyn Buferd. It is based on the novel by Albert Simonin. The film was screened in competition at the 1954 Venice Film Festival. It was released in the United States as Grisbi and in the United Kingdom as Honour Among Thieves.
  • Wikipedia
1952
Valérie Moncorgé
ChildSeptember 1952

Valérie Moncorgé

Valérie Moncorgé was born on September 23, 1952. She is …
Valérie Moncorgé was born on September 23, 1952. She is a director and writer, known for Forcené (2006), Ci-gisent (1981) and Le point d'eau (1982).
  • IMDb
Le Plaisir
MovieFeb 14, 1952

Le Plaisir

Le Plaisir (English title, House of Pleasure) is a 1952 French …
Le Plaisir (English title, House of Pleasure) is a 1952 French comedy-drama anthology film by German-born film director Max Ophüls (1902–1957) adapting three short stories by Guy de Maupassant — "Le Masque" (1889), "La Maison Tellier" (1881), and "Le Modèle" (1883).
  • Wikipedia
La Vérité sur Bébé Donge
www.imdb.com
MovieFeb 13, 1952

La Vérité sur Bébé Donge

Francois Donge, a wealthy …
Francois Donge, a wealthy manufacturer, is fighting death at hospital. He officially suffers from a food poisoning. But actually, his wife Bebe deliberately poisoned him. Flashback: ten ...
  • IMDb
1949
Florence Moncorgé-Gabin
ChildNovember 1949

Florence Moncorgé-Gabin

Florence Moncorgé-Gabin …
Florence Moncorgé-Gabin was born on November 28, 1949 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France. She is known for her work on Le passager de l'été (2006), Les granges brûlées (1973) and La 7ème cible (1984).
  • IMDb
The Walls of Malapaga
www.imdb.com
MovieSep 19, 1949

The Walls of Malapaga

The Walls of Malapaga …
The Walls of Malapaga (Italian: Le mura di Malapaga, French: Au-delà des grilles (Beyond the Gates)), is a 1949 French-Italian film co-production made by Francinex and Italia Produzione. It was directed by René Clément and produced by Alfredo Guarini from a screenplay by Cesare Zavattini, Suso Cecchi d'Amico and Alfredo Guarini adapted by Jean Aurenche and Pierre Bost. The music score was by Roman Vlad and the cinematography by Louis Page.
  • Wikipedia
Dominique Fournier
MarriageMarch 1949

Dominique Fournier

Dominique Fournier was a model and the third wife of actor …
Dominique Fournier was a model and the third wife of actor Jean Gabin.
  • IMDb
1946
Martin Roumagnac
www.imdb.com
MovieDec 18, 1946

Martin Roumagnac

The local building-contractor Martin Roumagnac is fascinated by …
The local building-contractor Martin Roumagnac is fascinated by the fashionable Blanche Ferrand. To impress Blache, Martin presents her with a villa. However, this ruins him financially. Despite Martin's many efforts for the now femme-fatal Blanche, she is not able to chose between him and the rich consul De Laubry.
  • IMDb
1944
Strange Confession
www.imdb.com
MovieJan 27, 1944

Strange Confession

Strange Confession released.
1942
Moontide
MovieApr 29, 1942

Moontide

After a drunken binge on the San Pablo waterfront, …
After a drunken binge on the San Pablo waterfront, longshoreman Bobo fears he may have killed a man. In his uncertainty, he takes a job on an isolated bait barge. That night, he rescues ...
  • IMDb
1939
Daybreak
MovieJun 9, 1939

Daybreak

Widely considered one of the essential works of French …
Widely considered one of the essential works of French cinema, this critically acclaimed film tells the story of a working-class man (screen legend Jean Gabin) who, after committing a murder, recollects the events that led to the crime.
  • Yidio
1938
La Bête Humaine
www.imdb.com
MovieDec 23, 1938

La Bête Humaine

Jacques Lantier is a train engineer who is prone to violent …
Jacques Lantier is a train engineer who is prone to violent seizures, a condition he attributes to his forefathers' habit of excessive drinking. Roubaud is a train conductor on the same railroad that Lantier works on, married to the much younger Séverine. When Roubaud catches wind of his wife's affair with her godfather, the wealthy M. Grandmorin, he kills him during a train journey in a fit of jealousy. He makes sure that Séverine is also present, making her an accomplice to murder. Lantier, despite having witnessed them quite clearly in the train corridor, hides the fact during the investigation as he is attracted to Séverine. They both begin an affair, all the while Roubaud becomes increasingly withdrawn and starts to gamble. Séverine urges Lantier to kill her husband so that they would be free but she is unaware of Lantier's unfortunate condition.
  • IMDb
Port of Shadows
MovieMay 17, 1938

Port of Shadows

Port of Shadows (French: Le Quai des brumes) is a 1938 …
Port of Shadows (French: Le Quai des brumes) is a 1938 French film directed by Marcel Carné. It stars Jean Gabin, Michel Simon and Michèle Morgan. The screenplay was written by Jacques Prévert based on a novel by Pierre Mac Orlan. The music score was by Maurice Jaubert. It is a notable example of the poetic realism genre. The film was the 1939 winner of France's top cinematic prize, the Prix Louis-Delluc.
  • Wikipedia
1937
Pépé le Moko
MovieJan 28, 1937

Pépé le Moko

Pépé le Moko is a gangster from Paris that hides in Algier's …
Pépé le Moko is a gangster from Paris that hides in Algier's Casbah. In the Casbah, he is safe and is able to elude the police's attempts to capture him. But he misses his freedom, after two years in the Casbah. He meets a gorgeous Parisian tourist, Gaby, and they fall in love. Native inspector Slimane tries to use her to attract Pépé out of the Casbah in order to catch him.
  • IMDb
1936
The Lower Depths
MovieDec 11, 1936

The Lower Depths

A charismatic thief makes friends with a bankrupt baron who …
A charismatic thief makes friends with a bankrupt baron who comes to live in the thief's slum. Meanwhile the thief seeks the love of a young woman, who is held emotionally captive by her slumlord family.
  • IMDb
La belle équipe
MovieSep 15, 1936

La belle équipe

Those five are unemployed penniless workers. Together …
Those five are unemployed penniless workers. Together they win 100,000 Francs with the national lottery. Instead of sharing the money, they buy a ruin and build an open-air cafe. But ...
  • IMDb
1934
Zouzou
MovieDec 21, 1934

Zouzou

As children, Zouzou and Jean are paired in a traveling circus as …
As children, Zouzou and Jean are paired in a traveling circus as twins: she's dark, he's light. After they've grown, he treats her as if she were his sister, but she's in love with him. In Paris, he's a music hall electrician, she's a laundress who delivers clean underwear to the hall. She introduces him to Claire, her friend at work, and the couple fall in love. Jean conspires to get the show's star out of town and for the theater manager to see the high-spirited Zouzou perform. When Jean's accused of murder and Zouzou needs money to mount his defense, she pleads to go on stage. Her talents may save the show, but can anything save her dream of life with Jean?
  • IMDb
1933
Jeanne Mauchain
MarriageNovember 1933

Jeanne Mauchain

Married Jeanne Mauchain.
1925
Gaby Basset
MarriageFebruary 1925

Gaby Basset

Gaby Basset (29 March 1902 Varenne-Saint-Sauveur, …
Gaby Basset (29 March 1902 Varenne-Saint-Sauveur, Saône-et-Loire, France – 7 October 2001 Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France) was a French film actress.
  • IMDb
1904
Jean Gabin
BirthMay 1904

Jean Gabin

Jean Gabin was born.
Back to top
  • Data from
  • Wikipedia
  • IMDb
  • Netflix
  • Famousbirthdays
  • Celebritywc
  • Freebase
  • Select images from
  • TiVo
Wikipedia text under CC-BY-SA license