Elena And Her Men (1956)

JEAN RENOIR Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB Original Title: Elena et les hommes Alternate Title: Paris Does Strange Things France/Italy, 1956.  Franco London Films, Les Films Gibé, Electra Compagnia Cinematografica.  Screenplay by Jean Renoir, Jean Serge, dialogue by Jean Renoir.  Cinematography by Claude Renoir.  Produced by Joseph Bercholz, Henry Deutschmeister, Edouard Gide.  Music by…

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Judex (1963)

GEORGES FRANJU Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  France/Italy, 1963.  Comptoir Français du Film Production, Filmes Cinematografica.  Screenplay by Jacques Champreux, Francis Lacassin, based on the 1916 screenplay by Arthur Bernede, Louis Feuillade.  Cinematography by Marcel Fradetal.  Produced by Robert de Nesle.  Music by Maurice Jarre.  Production Design by Robert Giordani.  Costume Design by Christiane Courcelles.  Film Editing by Gilbert Natot.  Podcast:  My Criterions. This…

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French Cancan (1954)

JEAN RENOIR Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  France/Italy, 1954.  Franco London Films, Jolly Film.  Idea by Andre-Paul Antoine, adaptation and dialogue by Jean Renoir.  Cinematography by Michel Kelber.  Produced by Louis Wipf.  Music by Georges Van Parys.  Production Design by Max Douy.  Costume Design by Rosine Delamare.  Film Editing by Borys Lewin. Exuberant musical by the always reliable Jean Renoir that circumnavigates the…

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Bed And Board (1970)

FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBBB.  Original title:  Domicile Conjugale France/Italy, 1970.  Les Films du Carrosse, Valoria Films, Fida Cinematografica.  Screenplay by Francois Truffaut, Claude de Givray, Bernard Revon.  Cinematography by Nestor Almendros.  Produced by Marcel Berbert.  Music by Antoine Duhamel.  Production Design by Jean Mandaroux.  Costume Design by Francoise Tournafond.  Film Editing by Agnes Guillemot.  Podcast:  My Criterions. The adventures of plucky,…

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