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Louis Jouvet

  • Dec 24, 1887 - Aug 16, 1951 (age 63)
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1951
Une histoire d'amour
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MovieNov 14, 1951

Une histoire d'amour

Caherine, 18, loved Jean, a young accountant, who loved her in …
Caherine, 18, loved Jean, a young accountant, who loved her in return. And yet, one morning, two policemen find their dead bodies on a stretch of waste ground. The case is obvious: the two ...
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Louis Jouvet
PersonalAugust 1951

Louis Jouvet

Louis Jouvet passed away.
Dr. Knock
MovieMar 21, 1951

Dr. Knock

Saint-Maurice, an ordinary peaceful village, lived healthily so …
Saint-Maurice, an ordinary peaceful village, lived healthily so much so that the local doctor's practice was scant. But that was before Dr. Parpalaid retired and was replaced by a charlatan by the name of Knock. A real genius this one, for he soon managed to persuade everyone that they were ill. And not only didn't they resent him but they even loved their physician, who made a fortune and brought prosperity to the village by turning it into a big hospital.
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1950
Lady Paname
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MovieMay 26, 1950

Lady Paname

Lady Paname was a 1950 drama film, directed and written by …
Lady Paname was a 1950 drama film, directed and written by Henri Jeanson, and starring Louis Jouvet, Suzy Delair, Henri Guisol and Henri Crémieux. It tells the story of a young female singer who tries to become a star in the music hall world of the early 1900s and falls in love with a composer.
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Miquette
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MovieApr 14, 1950

Miquette

In 1900, Miquette, the pretty daughter of the widow …
In 1900, Miquette, the pretty daughter of the widow Grandier, decides to become an actress after seeing a play performed by the Monchablon theatre company. Unfortunately, Madame Grandier has other plans, knowing that the old Marquis de la Tour Mirande is eager to maker her his mistress.
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1949
Return to Life
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MovieSep 14, 1949

Return to Life

Five prisoners ,a woman and four men,return to France after …
Five prisoners ,a woman and four men,return to France after WW2.We follow their rocky road to life.It's a movie which consists of five different stories.
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Between Eleven and Midnight
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MovieMar 23, 1949

Between Eleven and Midnight

A police detective with a …
A police detective with a striking resemblance for a murdered criminal impersonates the deceased to identify his murderer.
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1948
Monelle
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MovieSep 15, 1948

Monelle

Monelle (French: Les amoureux sont seuls au monde) is a …
Monelle (French: Les amoureux sont seuls au monde) is a 1948 French drama film directed by Henri Decoin and starring Louis Jouvet, Renée Devillers and Dany Robin.
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1947
Copie conforme
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MovieJul 9, 1947

Copie conforme

A smooth criminal, who turns to be Manuel Ismora, and his gang …
A smooth criminal, who turns to be Manuel Ismora, and his gang successfully and peacefully pull off con after heist. Elsewhere a timid office worker, Gabriel Dupon, is pressured by his boss...
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Quai des Orfèvres
MovieMar 10, 1947

Quai des Orfèvres

Jenny Lamour wants to succeed in music hall. Her husband and …
Jenny Lamour wants to succeed in music hall. Her husband and accompanist is Maurice Martineau, a nice but jealous man. When he knew Jenny is making eyes at Brignon, an old businessman, in ...
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1946
A Lover's Return
MovieSep 1, 1946

A Lover's Return

A Lover's Return (French: Un revenant, French: Le …
A Lover's Return (French: Un revenant, French: Le revenant) is a 1946 French drama film directed by Christian-Jaque. It was entered into the 1946 Cannes Film Festival.
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1943
The Heart of a Nation
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MovieApr 7, 1943

The Heart of a Nation

The story of how the people …
The story of how the people of Paris cope with the strains and struggles of war, from the siege of the city by the Prussians during the Franco-Prussian War of 1871 to the invasion by the Germans in World War II.
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1941
Volpone
MovieMay 10, 1941

Volpone

Volpone, an elderly Venetian, connives with his money …
Volpone, an elderly Venetian, connives with his money-crazed servant to convince his greedy friends that he is dying, knowing that each will try to curry favor with him in order to be named his heir. He is inundated with valuable gifts, and soon finds himself entangled deeper and deeper in a web of lies.
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1940
Serenade
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MovieFeb 28, 1940

Serenade

Serenade or Schubert's Serenade (French:Sérénade) is a 1940 …
Serenade or Schubert's Serenade (French:Sérénade) is a 1940 French historical film directed by Jean Boyer and starring Lilian Harvey, Louis Jouvet and Bernard Lancret. It portrays a fictional romance between the Austrian composer Franz Schubert and an English dancer. The film was the first of two the Anglo-German actress Lillian Harvey made in France, after leaving Nazi Germany.
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1939
The Phantom Wagon
MovieSep 8, 1939

The Phantom Wagon

A nun suffering from TB is desperately trying to save an …
A nun suffering from TB is desperately trying to save an alcoholic tramp and to bring him back to his wife and kids.He has a friend who died last year and became the coachman of the "Ghost Wagon" .
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The End of the Day
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MovieMar 24, 1939

The End of the Day

Aged penniless actors are living in a old people's home. They …
Aged penniless actors are living in a old people's home. They always talk about their past glory or failures. One day Raphael Saint-Clair comes; he has been a famous actor and had a lot of ...
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1938
Hôtel du Nord
MovieDec 14, 1938

Hôtel du Nord

A young couple, Renee and Pierre, take one night a room at the …
A young couple, Renee and Pierre, take one night a room at the Hotel du Nord, in Paris, near the canal Saint-Martin. They want to die together, but after having shooted at Renee, Pierre ...
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Bargekeepers Daughter
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MovieOct 7, 1938

Bargekeepers Daughter

Prince Sacha studies in Paris …
Prince Sacha studies in Paris and cares more for Marianne than about Silistrie, the country his family was exiled from. But Chautard, a French financier, who has business there (the country is rich in oil), wouldn't mind a little political stability. So why not restore the ancient royal family to the throne? But is Prince Sacha up to his role ? And will Marianne make a suitable princess?
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The Curtain Rises
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MovieOct 6, 1938

The Curtain Rises

Isabelle, Cécilia and François are drama students at the …
Isabelle, Cécilia and François are drama students at the "Conservatoire d'art dramatique". Cécilia is in love with François, but the young man is in love with Isabelle instead. Cécilia elaborates a desperate plan to get back at François.
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The Shanghai Drama
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MovieSep 23, 1938

The Shanghai Drama

A Russian emigrant sings in a Shanghai nightclub under the …
A Russian emigrant sings in a Shanghai nightclub under the assumed name of Kay Murphy. All she dreams of is a peaceful life with her daughter Vera. But this is only a pipe dream as she has ...
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Sirocco
MovieSep 22, 1938

Sirocco

Town trollop Safia, much against her better judgment, falls in …
Town trollop Safia, much against her better judgment, falls in love with Matteo, a beggar and mystic in the native quarter of Sirocco. She flees to France, first as the mistress and then wife of a wealthy archaeologist, and bears him Matteo's child, whom he believes to be his own. Complications arise years later when Matteo finds Safia, and a ring of blackmailers uncover her past and exposes her to her husband.
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Ramuntcho
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MovieFeb 24, 1938

Ramuntcho

Ramuntcho is a young man who has fallen in with a gang of …
Ramuntcho is a young man who has fallen in with a gang of smugglers, led by Itchoua, who carry their contraband across the border into Spain. He is in love with Gracieuse whose mother, Dolorès, bitterly dislikes Ramuntcho because he was born an illegitimate child. His smuggling activities force him to join the army and he is sent to Saigon and, because of her mother's desire to marry her off to someone else, Gracieuse joins a convent.
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La Marseillaise
MovieFeb 2, 1938

La Marseillaise

A news-reel like movie about early part of the French …
A news-reel like movie about early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of individual people, citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course the king Louis XVI, ...
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1937
The Alibi
MovieDec 23, 1937

The Alibi

Paris, 1937. Winckler kills his enemy Gordon, a Chicago …
Paris, 1937. Winckler kills his enemy Gordon, a Chicago mobster, from the stage of a Parisian music hall, where he performs telepathy. He pays another artist, Helene, so that she tells the ...
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Forfaiture
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MovieNov 24, 1937

Forfaiture

This version of the story begins with the engineer's wife …
This version of the story begins with the engineer's wife (Denise Morel) being driven to the site where her husband is building a bridge. The first thing she notices is the mark of the ...
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Bizarre, Bizarre
MovieOct 20, 1937

Bizarre, Bizarre

In Victorian London, the botanist Irwin Molyneux and his wife …
In Victorian London, the botanist Irwin Molyneux and his wife Margaret Molyneux are bankrupted but still keeping the appearance due to the successful crime novels written by Irwin under the pseudonym of Felix Chapel. Their cook has just left the family, when Irwin's snoopy and hypocrite cousin Archibald Soper that is in campaign against the police stories of Felix Chapel invites himself to have dinner in Irwin's house. Margaret decides to keep the farce of their social position secretly cooking the dinner, while the clumsy Irwin justifies her absence telling the bishop Soper that she had just traveled to the country to meet some friends. However Soper suspects of Irwin and calls the Scotland Yard, assuming that his cousin had poisoned his wife. Irwin and Margaret decide to hide the truth to avoid an exposition of their financial situation, moving to a low-budget hotel in the Chinese neighborhood, getting into trouble.
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Un carnet de bal
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MovieSep 9, 1937

Un carnet de bal

After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has …
After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has possibly wasted her life by marrying him instead of the man towards whom, in her youth, she had a stronger inclination. To overcome these dreary thoughts, she decides to find out about him and the other men who danced with her during a ball that was a turning point in her life, many years ago. She pays a visit to those forgotten acquaintances one after the other; Christine is not only surprised to see how they have fared, but also discovers the impact she had, unknowingly, on the feelings and the destiny of these persons.
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Street of Shadows
MovieApr 9, 1937

Street of Shadows

Street of Shadows (French: Mademoiselle Docteur or …
Street of Shadows (French: Mademoiselle Docteur or Salonique, nid d'espions) is a 1937 French spy film directed by G. W. Pabst. An English-language version with exactly the same plot was filmed at the same time under the direction of Edmond T. Gréville, but with some changes in the cast. Dita Parlo remained as Mademoiselle Doctuer, but Erich von Stroheim took over the part of the German spy chief. The English-language version was released in the United States under the title Under Secret Orders.
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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.
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Mr. Flow
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MovieDec 2, 1936

Mr. Flow

Compliments of Mister Flow or Mister Flow is a 1936 French …
Compliments of Mister Flow or Mister Flow is a 1936 French mystery film directed by Robert Siodmak and starring Fernand Gravey, Edwige Feuillère and Louis Jouvet. It was based on the novel Mister Flow by Gaston Leroux.
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1935
Carnival in Flanders
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MovieDec 3, 1935

Carnival in Flanders

When the village of Boom, in Flanders, learns a Spanish …
When the village of Boom, in Flanders, learns a Spanish Duke and his troops plan to pass the night, the 4-man army deserts and the Mayor plays dead; so the Mayor's wife organizes the townswomen to greet the invaders and preserve the peace with womanly wiles.
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1933
Knock, ou le triomphe de la médecine
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MovieNov 3, 1933

Knock, ou le triomphe de la médecine

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Topaze
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MovieJan 6, 1933

Topaze

Topaze is a 1933 French comedy film directed by Louis J. …
Topaze is a 1933 French comedy film directed by Louis J. Gasnier and starring Louis Jouvet, Simone Héliard and Marcel Vallée. It is based on the 1928 play Topaze by Marcel Pagnol. The same year an American version of the play Topaze was released, starring John Barrymore. In 1936 Pagnol himself remade the film in France.
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1924
Lisa Jouvet
ChildOctober 1924

Lisa Jouvet

Lisa Jouvet was born on October 26, 1924 in Paris, France. …
Lisa Jouvet was born on October 26, 1924 in Paris, France. She was an actress, known for The Counterfeiters of Paris (1961), Donnez-moi ma chance (1957) and The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (1970). She died on September 7, 2004 in Paris.
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1912
Else Collin
MarriageSeptember 1912

Else Collin

Married Else Collin.
1887
Louis Jouvet
BirthDecember 1887

Louis Jouvet

Louis Jouvet was born.
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