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Fort Saganne
FORT SAGANNE is a 1984 French war film directed by Alain Corneau and starring Gérard Depardieu
Gérard Depardieu
, Philippe Noiret , Catherine Deneuve , and Sophie Marceau . Based on the 1980 novel of the same name by Louis Gardel , the film is about a soldier of humble beginnings who volunteers for service in the Sahara in 1911. After falling in love with the beautiful young daughter of the regional administrator, he is ordered to go on missions in the desert, where he engages in several successful campaigns and experiences severe loneliness. Later, while on a diplomatic mission to Paris, he has a brief affair with a journalist
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Philippe Noiret
BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE 1990 Nuovo cinema Paradiso BEST ACTOR 1976 Le Vieux fusil
Le Vieux fusil
1990 La Vie et rien d\'autre ' PHILIPPE NOIRET (French pronunciation: ​ ; 1 October 1930 – 23 November 2006) was a French film actor . CONTENTS * 1 Life and career * 2 Awards * 3 Selected filmography * 4 References * 5 External links LIFE AND CAREERNoiret was born in Lille
Lille
, France
France
, the son of Lucy (Heirman) and Pierre Noiret, a clothing company representative. He was an indifferent scholar and attended several prestigious Paris schools, including the Lycée Janson de Sailly
Lycée Janson de Sailly
. He failed several times to pass his baccalauréat exams, so he decided to study theater
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War Film
WAR FILM is a film genre concerned with warfare , typically about naval , air , or land battles, with combat scenes central to the drama. It has been strongly associated with the 20th century. The fateful nature of battle scenes means that war films often end with them. Themes explored include combat, survival and escape, sacrifice, the futility and inhumanity of battle, the effects of war on society, and the moral and human issues raised by war. War
War
films are often categorized by their milieu, such as the Korean War; the most popular subject is the Second World War
War
. The stories told may be fiction , historical drama , or biographical . Critics have noted similarities between the Western and the war film. Nations such as China, Indonesia, Japan, and Russia have their own traditions of war film, centred on their own revolutionary wars but taking varied forms, from action and historical drama to wartime romance
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World War I
Allied victory (exception: Russian defeat) * Fall of the German , Russian , Ottoman , and Austro-Hungarian empires * Russian Civil War and foundation of Soviet Union * Formation of new countries in Europe and the Middle East * Transfer of German colonies and regions of the former Ottoman Empire to other powers * Establishment of the League of Nations . (more..
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César Awards
The CéSAR AWARD is the national film award of France
France
. It is delivered in the Nuit des César ceremony and was first awarded in 1976. The nominations are selected by the members of twelve categories of filmmaking professionals and supported by the French Ministry of Culture . The nationally televised award ceremony is held in the Théâtre du Châtelet
Théâtre du Châtelet
in Paris each year in February. It is an initiative from the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma which was founded in 1975. The César Award
César Award
is considered the highest film honor in France, the French film industry's equivalent to the Molière Award
Molière Award
for theatre, and the Victoires de la Musique for music. In cinema, it is the French equivalent of the Academy Award in the United States and the BAFTA Awards in the United Kingdom
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Gérard Depardieu
GéRARD XAVIER MARCEL DEPARDIEU (French: ( listen ); born 27 December 1948) is a French actor, filmmaker, businessman and vineyard owner. He is one of the most prolific character actors in film history, having completed approximately 170 films since 1967. He received critical acclaim for his performances in The Last Metro (1980), for which he won the César Award for Best Actor , in Police (1985), for which he won the Venice Film Festival Award for Best Actor, Jean de Florette (1986), and Cyrano de Bergerac (1990), winning the Cannes Film Festival for Best Actor , his second César Award
César Award
for Best Actor , and his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor
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AllMovie
ALLMOVIE (previously ALL MOVIE GUIDE) is an online guide service website with information about films , television programs , and screen actors. As of 2013, AllMovie.com and the AllMovie consumer brand are owned by All Media Network . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links HISTORY For more details on AllMovie's history, see All Media Network § History . AllMovie was founded by popular-culture archivist Michael Erlewine , who also founded AllMusic and AllGame . The AllMovie database was licensed to tens of thousands of distributors and retailers for point-of-sale systems, websites and kiosks. The AllMovie database is comprehensive, including basic product information, cast and production credits, plot synopsis, professional reviews, biographies, relational links and more
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * _Special_ (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials , a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on _The Blind Leading the Naked _ * "Special", a song on _ The Documentary _ album by GameFILM AND TELEVISION * Special (lighting) , a stage light that is used for a single, s
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Main Page
The 1983 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON was the least active Atlantic hurricane season in 53 years. Although the season begins by convention on June 1, there were no tropical depressions until July 23, and only four of the season's seven depressions became tropical storms . Tropical Depression Three became Hurricane Alicia_(satellite image pictured)_ on August 17 and made landfall in Texas the next day, breaking thousands of glass windows in Houston's skyscrapers, killing 22 people and causing $1.7 billion in damage. The storm that became Hurricane Barry formed on August 25, crossed Florida, and made landfall near Brownsville, Texas
Brownsville, Texas
, dissipating five days later. Hurricane Chantal stayed out at sea, and was absorbed by a front on September 15. Tropical Depression Six formed on September 19 and caused heavy rains in the Caribbean
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Portal
PORTAL may refer to: * Portal (architecture) , a monumental gate or door, or the extremities (ends) of a tunnel * Portals in fiction , magical or technological doorways that connect two locations, dimensions, or points in time * _ Portal _, a video game series developed by Valve Corporation CONTENTS* 1 Computing * 1.1 Gateways to information * 1.2 Other computing * 2 Art, entertainment, and media


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IMDb
The INTERNET MOVIE DATABASE (abbreviated IMDB) is an online database of information related to films, television programs and video games, including cast, production crew, fictional characters, biographies, plot summaries, trivia and reviews, operated by IMDb.com, Inc., a subsidiary of Amazon . As of June 2017 , IMDb has approximately 4.4 million titles (including episodes), 8 million personalities in its database, as well as 75 million registered users. The site enables registered users to submit new material and edits to existing entries. Although all data is checked before going live, the system has been open to abuse and occasional errors are acknowledged. Users are also invited to rate any film on a scale of 1 to 10, and the totals are converted into a weighted mean -rating that is displayed beside each title, with online filters employed to deter ballot-stuffing
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Florent Pagny
FLORENT PAGNY (born 6 November 1961 in Chalon-sur-Saône
Chalon-sur-Saône
) is a French musician and actor. He records his work in French, Italian, Spanish and English, and his greatest hits include "N\'importe quoi ", "Savoir aimer", "Ma Liberté de penser" (all three were #1 in France) and "Caruso" (#2 in France). As of 2013, he has sold more than 6 million singles and 10 million albums, becoming the 17th best selling artist in France in the period between 1955 and 2013. CONTENTS * 1 Early years * 2 Pagny as a performer * 3 Discography * 3.1 Albums * 3.1.1 Studio albums * 3.1.2 Live albums * 3.1.3 Compilations * 3.2 Singles * 4 Filmography * 5 Awards * 6 References * 7 External links EARLY YEARS Florent Pagny
Florent Pagny
began his artistic career as an actor in popular films and television dramas. He appeared in La Balance, L'As des as, and A Captain\'s Honor or Fort Saganne
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Tous Les Matins Du Monde
TOUS LES MATINS DU MONDE (English translation: All the Mornings of the World) is a 1991 French film based on the book of the same name . Set during the reign of Louis XIV , the film shows the eminent musician, Marin Marais, looking back on his young life when he was briefly a pupil of Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe, and features much music of the period, especially that for the viola da gamba. The title of the film is explained towards the end of the film; « Tous les matins du monde sont sans retour » ("all the mornings of the world never return") spoken by Marais in chapter XXVI of Quignard's novel when he learns of the death of Madeleine
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Nocturne Indien
NOCTURNE INDIEN is a 1989 French film directed by Alain Corneau , based on the novel Notturno Indiano by Italian writer Antonio Tabucchi . CAST AND ROLES * Jean-Hugues Anglade - Rossignol / Xavier * Clémenti