Jean-Pierre Melville

Biography

Jean-Pierre Melville, born Jean-Pierre Grumbach (October 20, 1917 – August 2, 1973), was a French filmmaker. While with the French Resistance during World War II, he adopted the pseudonym Melville as a tribute to his favorite American author, Herman Melville. He kept it as his stage name once the wa...

12 titles Directing Writing Acting

8.1

Le Cercle Rouge

1970 · Director

8.2

Army of Shadows L'Armée des ombres

1969 · Director

8.1

Le Samouraï

1967 · Director

8.0

Le Deuxième souffle

1966 · Director

7.9

Le Doulos

1963 · Director

6.6

An Honorable Young Man L'Aîné des Ferchaux

1963 · Director

7.8

Léon Morin, Priest Léon Morin, prêtre

1961 · Director

6.8

Two Men in Manhattan Deux hommes dans Manhattan

1959 · Director

7.8

Bob le Flambeur

1956 · Director

6.7

When You Read This Letter Quand tu liras cette lettre

1953 · Director

7.2

Les Enfants Terribles

1950 · Director

7.7

Le Silence de la Mer

1949 · Director

12 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.6

The Good Thief

2003 · Screenplay

8.1

Le Cercle Rouge

1970 · Screenplay

8.2

Army of Shadows L'Armée des ombres

1969 · Screenplay

8.1

Le Samouraï

1967 · Screenplay

8.0

Le Deuxième souffle

1966 · Writer

7.9

Le Doulos

1963 · Screenplay

6.6

An Honorable Young Man L'Aîné des Ferchaux

1963 · Screenplay, Dialogue

7.8

Léon Morin, Priest Léon Morin, prêtre

1961 · Writer

6.8

Two Men in Manhattan Deux hommes dans Manhattan

1959 · Writer

7.8

Bob le Flambeur

1956 · Writer

7.2

Les Enfants Terribles

1950 · Writer

7.7

Le Silence de la Mer

1949 · Writer, Adaptation

3 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.6

Bluebeard Landru

1963 · Georges Mandel

7.9

Breathless À bout de souffle

1960 · Parvulesco the Writer

6.8

Two Men in Manhattan Deux hommes dans Manhattan

1959 · Moreau

5.8

Amour de poche

1957 ·