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Jean Desailly

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Born: August 24, 1920 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Paris, FR Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Dilettante, La (1999) as Georges
For the past fifteen years, Pierette has been living a pampered life in Switzerland with her rich second husband. When she decides to leave him, she heads back to Paris and surprises her 21-year-old son Eric with news that she has left his dad for good. Having left everything behind except for a su
Radeau de la Meduse, Le (1995) as La Tullaye
Based on one of the most notorious episodes in French naval history. During July 1816 the French frigate Medusa leaves Guadalupe en route to Senegal. On board is a crew sympathetic to the recently defeated Napoleon Bonaparte and a captain who hasn't sailed for twenty years and is close to the restor
Les Tisserands du pouvoir (1988) as Auguste Roussel
Historical romance about French-Canadians living in New England.
Equipe de nuit (1988) as Father
Les Tisserands du pouvoir 2 (1988) as Auguste Roussel
Historical romance about French-Canadian's living in New England.
Professional, The (1981)
A single father, Monty, is a garage mechanic who lives in a poor neighborhood and struggles to make ends meet as he raises his three young daughters on his own. But when the courts award custody of his daughters to his corrupt, drug-dealing ex-wife, Monty desperately tries to win them back, enlisti
Je te tiens, tu me tiens par la Barbichette (1979) as Directeur Police Judiciaire
Mouton Noir, Le (1979) as De Brugeres
Le Cavaleur (1978)
Ironie du Sort, L' (1974) as Father
Un flic (1972) as Man
A bank robbery in small town ends with one of the robbers being wounded.
Assassination Of Trotsky, The (1972) as Mr Rosmer
After having been forced to leave the Soviet Union 1929 Trotsky has ended up in Mexico 1940. He is still busy with the politics. Stalin has sent out an assassin, Frank Jacson. Jacson befriends a young communist and gets an invitation to Trotsky's house.
Comptes A Rebours (1971)
10 years ago, François Nolan and his brother have been betrayed by one of their accomplices after a break-in. During the fight with the police, Francois's brother was killed, and a cop disfigured by François. Now, François is back for revenge. As nobody knows who the traitor was, the former accomplices lose their head. The disfigured cop is also waiting for the right moment to take his revenge on François.
The 25th Hour (1967) as War minister's aide
A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he''''s imprisoned by the Nazis.
Doulos--The Finger Man (1964) as Inspector Clain
Burglar Maurice Faugel has just finished his sentence. He murders Gilbert Vanovre, a receiver, and steals the loot of a break-in. He is also preparing a house-breaking, and his friend Silien brings him the needed equipment. But Silien is a police informer ... A movie whose "all characters are two-faced, all characters are false", according to director Jean-Pierre Melville.
The Soft Skin (1964) as Pierre Lachenay
A married man falls into an affair with a beautiful airline stewardess.
The Passion of Slow Fire (1962) as Stephane Blanchon
One night in the lives of young Native American men and women--transplants from Southwest reservations--living in the Bunker Hill district of Los Angeles, as they flirt, drink, party, fight, and dance.
Baron de l'Ecluse, Le (1960)
An aging jetsetter wins a yacht in a Deauville casino gamble and takes off on some adventures with his former mistress and some other friends, but at the end realizes that true love has eluded him.
Inspector Maigret (1958)
Inspector Maigret is investigating a series of murders in which women are being killed during the night. The killer appears to be a talented, wealthy and happily married man, and as Maigret sets his trap for him, he tries to discover what makes him kill.
Grandes Familles, Les (1958) as Francois Schoudler
The Grand Maneuver (1955) as Victor Duverger
An officer makes a bet that he can seduce a beautiful lady in his town before he is sent to training camp for the summer.
Royal Affairs in Versailles (1954) as Marivaux
Witty narration follows the history of Versailles Palace; founded by Louis XIII, enlarged by autocratic Louis XIV, whose personal affairs and amours, and those of his two successors, are followed in more detail to the start of the Revolution, after which the story is brought rapidly up to date. A huge cast plays mainly historical persons who appear briefly.

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