List of French films of 1961

A list of films produced in France in 1961.

Title Director Cast Genre Notes
Amelie or The Time to Love Michel Drach Marie-José Nat, Clotilde Joano, Jean Sorel Drama [1]
Cocagne Maurice Cloche Fernandel, Dora Doll, Leda Gloria Comedy Co-production with Italy
The Colossus of Rhodes Sergio Leone Rory Calhoun, Lea Massari, Georges Marchal Adventure Italian-Spanish-French co-production[2][3]
The Count of Monte Cristo Claude Autant-Lara Louis Jourdan, Yvonne Furneaux, Pierre Mondy Adventure French-Italian co-production[4]
Dynamite Jack Jean Bastia Fernandel, Eleonora Vargas, Lucien Raimbourg Western comedy Co-production with Italy
Enclosure Armand Gatti Jean Négroni Drama French-Yugoslavian co-production[5]
Erik the Conqueror Mario Bava Cameron Mitchell, Andrea Checchi, Françoise Christophe Adventure Italian-French co-production[6][7]
Girl with a Suitcase Valerio Zurlini Claudia Cardinale, Jacques Perrin, Corrado Pani Drama, romance Italian-French co-production[8][9]
Goodbye Again Anatole Litvak Ingrid Bergman, Yves Montand, Anthony Perkins Drama, romance American-French co-production[10][11]
Hercules and the Conquest of Atlantis Vittorio Cottafavi Reg Park, Alessandro Sperli, Fay Spain Adventure, fantasy Italian-French co-production[12][13]
The Joy of Living René Clément Barbara Lass, Alain Delon, Gino Cervi Comedy French-Italian co-production[14]
L'Amant de cinq jours Philippe de Broca Jean Seberg, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Micheline Presle Comedy, romance French-Italian co-production[15]
Le Capitaine Fracasse Pierre Gaspard-Huit Jean Marais, Geneviève Grad, Gérard Barray Adventure French-Italian co-production[16]
Le cave se rebiffe Gilles Grangier Jean Gabin, Martine Carol, Bernard Blier Crime French-Italian co-production[17]
La Morte Saison des Amours Pierre Kast Françoise Arnoul, Daniel Gélin, Françoise Prevost [18]
La Notte Michelangelo Antonioni Marcello Mastroianni, Jeanne Moreau, Monica Vitti Drama Italian-French co-production[19][20]
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney Franz Josef Wild [de] Lilli Palmer, Carlos Thompson Comedy Co-production with West Germany
Last Year at Marienbad Alain Resnais Delphine Seyrig, Giorgio Albertazzi, Sacha Pitoeff Avant-garde French-Italian co-production[21]
Le Goût de la Violence Robert Hossein Robert Hossein, Giovanna Ralli, Mario Adorf Western French-West German-Italian co-production[22][23]
Le Miracle des loups André Hunebelle Jean Marais, Rosanna Schiaffino, Roger Hanin Historical film French-Italian co-production[24]
Léon Morin, Priest Jean-Pierre Melville Jean-Paul Belmondo, Emmanuelle Riva, Irène Tunc Drama French-Italian co-production[25]
Lola Jacques Demy Anouk Aimée, Marc Michel, Elina Labourdette Drama, romance French-Italian co-production[26]
The Long Absence Henri Colpi Alida Valli, Georges Wilson, Jacques Harden French-Italian co-production[27]
Madame Sans-Gêne Christian-Jaque Sophia Loren, Robert Hossein, Julien Bertheau Comedy French-Italian-Spanish co-production[28][29]
Please, Not Now! Roger Vadim Brigitte Bardot, Jacques Riberolles, Claude Brasseur Comedy French-Italian co-production[30]
Pleins Feux Sur l'Assassin Georges Franju Pierre Brasseur, Pascale Audret, Marianne Koch Mystery [31][32]
The Return of Dr. Mabuse Harald Reinl Rudolf Fernau, Werner Peters, Lou Seitz Crime West German-French-Italian co-production[33][34]
The Thief of Bagdad Arthur Lubin Steve Reeves, Giorgia Moll, Edy Vessel Adventure, fantasy Italian-French co-production[35][36]
The Three Musketeers Bernard Borderie Gérard Barray, Bernard Woringer, Gérard Barray Adventure French-Italian co-production[37][38]
Tintin and the Golden Fleece Jean-Jacques Vierne Georges Wilson, Charles Vanel, Darío Moreno Adventure [39]
Tout l'Or du Monde René Clair Bourvil, Alfred Adam, Philippe Noiret Comedy French-Italian co-production[40]
Wise Guys Claude Chabrol Jean-Claude Brialy, Bernadette Lafont, Charles Belmont Comedy-drama French-Italian co-production[41][42]
A Woman Is a Woman Jean-Luc Godard Anna Karina, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean-Claude Brialy Comedy French-Italian co-production[43]
The Wonders of Aladdin Henry Levin Donald O'Connor, Noëlle Adam, Vittorio De Sica Children's, comedy, fantasy Italian-French-American co-production[44][45]

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ Erickson, Hal. "Amelie or the Time to Love (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  2. ^ "Il colosso di Rodi". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  3. ^ Firsching, Robert. "Il Colosso di Rodi". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  4. ^ Erickson, Hal. "Le Comte de Mont-Cristo". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  5. ^ "L'Enclos". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  6. ^ "Gli Invasori". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 14, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  7. ^ Firsching, Robert. "Gli Invasori". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  8. ^ "La ragazza con la valigia". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 15, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  9. ^ Erickson, Hal. "Girl with a Suitcase (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  10. ^ "Aimez-Vous Brahms?". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 14, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  11. ^ Erickson, Hal. "Aimez-Vous Brahms (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  12. ^ "Ercole alla conquista di Atlantide". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  13. ^ Eder, Bruce. "Herecules and the Captive Women (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  14. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "Quelle Joie De Vivre (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  15. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "L'Amant de Cinq Jours (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  16. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "Le Capitaine Francasse (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  17. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "Le cave se rebiffe (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  18. ^ "La Morte-saison des amours". Bifi.fr. Archived from the original on February 2, 2014. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  19. ^ "La Notte". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 16, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  20. ^ Erickson, Hal. "La Notte (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  21. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Last year at Marienbad (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  22. ^ "Le Goût de la Violence". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  23. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "Le Gout de la Violence (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  24. ^ Mannika, Eleanor. "Le Miracle des loups". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  25. ^ Erickson, Hal. "Leon Morin, Priest (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  26. ^ German, Yuri. "Leon Morin, Priest (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  27. ^ "Une Aussi Longue Absence". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 13, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  28. ^ "Madame Sans-Gêne". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 14, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  29. ^ Brennan, Sandra. "Madame Sans-Gene (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  30. ^ Pavlides, Dan. "Please, Not Now! (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  31. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "Pleins Feux Sur L'assassin (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  32. ^ Ince, Kate (2005). Georges Franju. Manchester University Press. p. 163. ISBN 978-0816634149.
  33. ^ "Im Stahlnetz des Dr. Mabuse". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 15, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  34. ^ Erickson, Hal. "The Return of Dr. Mabuse (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  35. ^ "Il ladro di Bagdad". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  36. ^ Mannika, Eleanor. "The Thief of Baghdad". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  37. ^ "The Three Musketeers". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  38. ^ "Les Trois Mousquetaires - Les Ferrets De la Reine (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  39. ^ Mannika, Eleanor. "Tintin et le Mystere de la Toison d'or (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  40. ^ Mannika, Eleanor. "Tout l'Or du Monde (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  41. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor. "Godleureaux". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  42. ^ "Les godelureaux". Bifi.fr. Archived from the original on May 13, 2013. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  43. ^ Blaise, Judd. "A Woman Is a Woman (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  44. ^ Eder, Bruce. "Le Meravigli Die Aladino (1961)". AllMovie. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  45. ^ "Le Meraviglie Di Aladino". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. Archived from the original on January 15, 2009. Retrieved December 11, 2012.

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