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  1. Boy Meets GirlRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | DVD Verdict

    ... is as much a document of mid-80s Paris as it is a story of love, but it makes for an intriguing debut. Alex (Denis Lavant, Lovers on a Bridge ) is an aspiring filmmaker who's about to go in the Army. His girlfriend has just left him for his best ...


  2. Mauvais SangRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... new virus is attacking people who have sex without love. Marc (Michel Piccoli, Belle de Jour ) recruits Alex (Denis Lavant, Beau Travail ), a card shark with big dreams, to break into a laboratory to steal the cure. Alex commits, even dumping the ...


  3. New indie DVDs for August 26Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 |

    ... nowadays. An excellent cast of supporters enriches this period piece of historical revenge, which includes Denis Lavant ("Holy Motors"), Sergi Lopez ("Pan's Labyrinth") and Bruno Ganz ("Downfall"). Available to rent or buy on Blu-Ray and DVD from ...


  4. Bad romance, the Apocalypse and a Multigenerational FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... juxtaposes indelible scenes with commentary from critics and Mr. Carax's signature actors- Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant -and an atmospheric style meant to reflect the filmmaker's aura of mystery. French filmmaker Chris Marker died two years ago at ...


  5. 'Carax Meets Linklater' in Castro Theatre's Carax/Linjklater seriesRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 |

    ... from his very first film. With exclusive archival materials, interviews with his closest collaborators (such as Denis Lavant), and excerpts from his favorite films, Tessa Louise-SalomA 's documentary attempts to put together a few pieces of the ...


  6. A Tumultuous Tale of Boy Meets GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Hyperallergic

    ... In this permanently nighttime Parisian setting, Carax's frequent collaborator and longtime alter ego, Denis Lavant, plays Alex, an aspiring filmmaker, petty thief, and, allegedly, soon-to-be solider. Wandering the streets, Alex grieves and rages ...


  7. Leos Carax's 1984 Debut Boy Meets Girl Returns to the the Big Screen at Film ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... - sudden and electrifying. The film concerns an aspiring young filmmaker, a glum twentysomething named Alex (Denis Lavant), abandoned by one girlfriend and entranced by another. He spends his days shoplifting records and devising titles for movies ...


  8. Classic French Film Festival: Mauvais sangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... affects those who have loveless sex. Their preferred thief has recently died, so the duo hire his son, Alex (Denis Lavant). Alex sees this job as a one-shot that will allow him to start a new life, but he gets stuck in deeper than he intended once ...


  9. 'Holy Motors' movie review: Weirdness wears out its welcomeRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2012 |

    ... a hard day's work in Holy Motors , opening Nov. 30 in Atlanta after debuting at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. Denis Lavant plays Monsieur Oscar, whose unusual occupation seems him taking on various guises as he works through the assignments given ...


  10. And the winner is: Leos Carax's 'Holy Motors' hits LARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2012 |

    ... The movie is truly a trip. Practically a one-man show, Holy Motors stars Carax stalwart and acting chameleon Denis Lavant as Monsieur Oscar (as in that little golden statuette ), a man seemingly wealthy beyond anyone's wildest dreams who is able to ...


  11. Movie Review: 'Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhass'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 |

    ... trackable action. Better are the scenes when Kohlhass is engaged in theological debate with a heady priest ( Denis Lavant ) or during a tense encounter with the Princess where everything he holds dear hangs on her every word. Unfortunately, these ...