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Sophie Marceau
SOPHIE MARCEAU (French pronunciation: ​ ; born SOPHIE DANIèLE SYLVIE MAUPU; 17 November 1966) is a French actress, director, screenwriter, and author. As a teenager, Marceau achieved popularity with her debut films La Boum (1980) and La Boum 2 (1982), receiving a César Award for Most Promising Actress . She became a film star in Europe with a string of successful films, including L\'Étudiante (1988), Pacific Palisades (1990), Fanfan (1993), and Revenge of the Musketeers (1994). Marceau became an international film star with her performances in Braveheart
Braveheart
(1995), Firelight (1997), and the 19th James Bond film The World Is Not Enough
The World Is Not Enough
(1999)
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Paris
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 _Population without double counting _: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. PARIS (locally ( listen )) is the capital and most populous city of France
France
. It has an area of 105 square kilometres (41 square miles) and a population of 2,229,621 in 2015 within its administrative limits. The city is both a commune and department and forms the centre and headquarters of the Île-de- France
France
, or Paris
Paris
Region, which has an area of 12,012 square kilometres (4,638 square miles) and a population in 2016 of 12,142,802, comprising roughly 18 percent of the population of France
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Andrzej Żuławski
ANDRZEJ ŻUłAWSKI (Polish: ; 22 November 1940 – 17 February 2016) was a Polish film director and writer. He was born in Lwów
Lwów
, Poland (now Ukraine). Żuławski often went against mainstream commercialism in his films, and enjoyed success mostly with European art-house audiences. In the late 1950s, he studied cinema in France. His second feature The Devil (1972) was banned in Poland, and Żuławski went to France. After the success of That Most Important Thing: Love in 1975, he returned to Poland where he spent two years making On the Silver Globe (1988). The work on this film was interrupted by the Polish authorities. After that, Żuławski moved to France where he became known for controversial and violent art-house films. Żuławski is also known for his work with actresses including Romy Schneider , Isabelle Adjani and Sophie Marceau
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Jim Lemley
JIM LEMLEY (born March 9, 1965) is an American film and television producer based in Paris best known for his work on the hit action-thriller film Wanted . CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Career * 2.1 Early career * 2.2 Icon Productions * 2.3 Independent Producing Career * 2.4 Success with \'Wanted\' to Present * 3 Personal life * 4 Filmography * 4.1 Films * 4.2 Television * 4.3 Music videos * 4.4 Actor * 4.5 Special
Special
thanks * 4.6 As himself * 5 References * 6 External links EARLY LIFEBorn March 9, 1965, Jim is the son of famous engineer Jack Lemley . Jack Lemley was the Chief Executive of TransManche Link , the consortium that built the Channel Tunnel, which is the largest privately financed construction project in history
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Christopher Lambert
CHRISTOPHER GUY DENIS LAMBERT (born 29 March 1957), known as CHRISTOPHER LAMBERT, is a French actor who was born in the United States. He may be best known for his role as Connor MacLeod
Connor MacLeod
in Highlander
Highlander
and subsequent movie franchise series of the same name . He is also known for his roles as Tarzan
Tarzan
in Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes and as the thunder god Raiden in the first movie adaptation of the video game Mortal Kombat . CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Career * 3 Personal life * 4 Filmography * 5 References * 6 External links EARLY LIFELambert was born in Great Neck, New York . His father was a French diplomat at the United Nations
United Nations
. Lambert was raised in Geneva
Geneva
from infancy and moved to Paris in his teens
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La Boum
LA BOUM (English title: The Party or Ready for Love) is a 1980 French comedy film directed by Claude Pinoteau
Claude Pinoteau
and starring Sophie Marceau , appearing in her film début. Written by Danièle Thompson
Danièle Thompson
and Claude Pinoteau , the film is about a thirteen-year-old French girl finding her way at a new high school and coping with domestic problems. The film was an international box-office hit, earning 4,378,500 admissions in France. The music was written by Vladimir Cosma , with Richard Sanderson singing the song "Reality ". A sequel movie, La Boum 2
La Boum 2
, was released in 1982. CONTENTS * 1 Plot * 2 Cast * 3 Production * 3.1 Soundtrack * 4 Reception * 4.1 Box office * 4.2 Critical response * 5 Sequel * 6 References * 7 External links PLOTThirteen-year-old Vic (Sophie Marceau) is new at her high school
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La Boum 2
LA BOUM 2 is a 1982 French comedy film directed by Claude Pinoteau and starring Claude Brasseur , Brigitte Fossey , and Sophie Marceau . Written by Danièle Thompson
Danièle Thompson
and Claude Pinoteau , the film is about a teenager who falls in love with a boy and must deal with the question of making love for the first time. La Boum 2 is the sequel to La Boum (The Party). The music group Cook da Books became famous in many countries through their soundtrack song "Your Eyes". Like its predecessor, La Boum 2 was a financial success, earning 4,071,600 admissions in France. In 1983, the film received the César Award
César Award
for Most Promising Actress (Sophie Marceau), and was nominated for Best Music (Vladimir Cosma) and Best Supporting Actress ( Denise Grey )
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César Award For Most Promising Actress
The CéSAR AWARD FOR MOST PROMISING ACTRESS (French : César du meilleur espoir féminin) is one of the César Awards , presented annually by the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma to recognize the outstanding breakthrough performance of a young actress who has worked within the French film industry during the year preceding the ceremony. Nominees and winner are selected via a run-off voting by all the members of the Académie, within a group of 16 actresses previously shortlisted by the Révélations Committee. In English, the award is variously referred to as "Breakthrough performance, actress" or "Newcomer, female"
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L'Étudiante (film)
L\'ÉTUDIANTE (English: The Student) is a 1988 French romantic comedy film directed by Claude Pinoteau
Claude Pinoteau
and starring Sophie Marceau , Vincent Lindon and Élisabeth Vitali. Written by Claude Pinoteau
Claude Pinoteau
and Danièle Thompson, the film is about an ambitious teaching student, busy preparing for her final exams, whose studies are interrupted by a passionate affair with a jazz musician. The film was released to French theaters on October 10th, 1988 and sold 1,583,067 admissions in France. CONTENTS * 1 Plot * 2 Cast * 3 References * 4 External links PLOTTwenty-one-year-old Valentine ( Sophie Marceau ) is a part-time teacher preparing for her all-important final teaching examinations. She meets Edouard ( Vincent Lindon ), a jazz musician who aspires to be a composer. Despite their different schedules and career agenda, they engage in a passionate affair
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Pacific Palisades (film)
PACIFIC PALISADES is a 1990 French-American comedy film directed by Bernard Schmitt and starring Sophie Marceau in her American film debut, Adam Coleman Howard , and Anne E. Curry. The movie was filmed in Los Angeles, California . CONTENTS * 1 Plot * 2 Cast * 3 References * 4 External links PLOTA woman from Paris, Bernadette, comes to the United States after being promised a job. When she arrives, however, she learns that she is the victim of a hoax. Unable to return to France
France
, Bernadette looks for work while staying with her close friend Shirley (Anne Curry), an actress looking for her big break. Their friendship is challenged when Bernadette finds herself falling in love with Shirley's boyfriend. CAST * Sophie Marceau as Bernardette * Adam Coleman Howard as Ben * Anne E
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Fanfan
CHRISTINE FAN (born March 18, 1976), better known by her stage name FANFAN or her Chinese name FAN WEI-CHI, is an American-born Taiwanese singer-songwriter, TV presenter, record producer, actress, author and philanthropist. She sings mostly in Mandarin, but has also recorded in English. A popular singer, she has 3 million followers on Facebook
Facebook
and over 47 million fans on the Chinese portal Sina Weibo
Sina Weibo
. CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Biography * 2.1 Personal life * 3 Discography * 4 Filmography * 4.1 Film * 4.2 TV Dramas * 5 References * 6 External links EARLY LIFEFan was born in Ohio
Ohio
on 18 March 1976. She is the elder of two children and has a younger brother. She is a member of the Fàn family
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Revenge Of The Musketeers
REVENGE OF THE MUSKETEERS (French : La fille de d'Artagnan) is a 1994 French swashbuckler adventure film directed by Bertrand Tavernier
Bertrand Tavernier
and starring Sophie Marceau , Philippe Noiret
Philippe Noiret
, Claude Rich
Claude Rich
, and Sami Frey . Set in the seventeenth century, the film is about the daughter of the renowned swordsman D'Artagnan who keeps the spirit of the Musketeers alive by bringing together the aging members of the legendary band to oppose a plot to overthrow the King and seize power. Revenge of the Musketeers
Revenge of the Musketeers
was filmed on location at the Château de Biron in Biron, Dordogne and the Château de Maisons
Château de Maisons
in Maisons-Laffitte
Maisons-Laffitte
in France and in Portugal
Portugal
with a budget of $9.1 million
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Braveheart
BRAVEHEART is a 1995 American epic war film directed by and starring Mel Gibson . Gibson portrays William Wallace , a 13th-century Scottish warrior who led the Scots in the First War of Scottish Independence against King Edward I of England
Edward I of England
. The story is inspired by Blind Harry 's epic poem The Actes and Deidis of the Illustre and Vallyeant Campioun Schir William Wallace and was adapted for the screen by Randall Wallace . The film was nominated for ten Academy Awards at the 68th Academy Awards and won five: Best Picture , Best Director , Best Cinematography , Best Makeup , and Best Sound Editing
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Firelight
FIRELIGHT is a 1997 period romance film written and directed by William Nicholson and starring Sophie Marceau
Sophie Marceau
and Stephen Dillane . Written by William Nicholson, the film is about a woman who agrees to bear the child of an anonymous English landowner in return for payment to resolve her father's debts. When the child is born, the woman gives up the child as agreed. Seven years later, the woman is hired as a governess to a girl on a remote Sussex estate, whose father is the anonymous landowner. Filmed on location in Firle , England and Calvados
Calvados
, France, the film premiered at the Deauville American Film Festival on 14 September 1997. Firelight
Firelight
was Nicholson's first and only film as a director
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List Of James Bond Films
James Bond
James Bond
is a fictional character created by novelist Ian Fleming in 1953. Bond is a British secret agent working for MI6
MI6
who also answers by his codename, 007. He has been portrayed on film by actors Sean Connery , David Niven , George Lazenby , Roger Moore , Timothy Dalton , Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan
and Daniel Craig
Daniel Craig
, in twenty-six productions. Only two films were not made by Eon Productions . Eon now holds the full adaptation rights to all of Fleming\'s Bond novels . In 1961 producers Albert R. Broccoli and