Jeanne Moreau RIP

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Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby Thang-y » 31 Jul 2017, 10:57

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Re: Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby Neige » 31 Jul 2017, 12:32

A fabulous actress and always came across as a really nice human being.

RIP Jeanne
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Re: Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby pcqgod » 03 Aug 2017, 23:11

Major part of French film history.
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Re: Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby The Modernist » 03 Aug 2017, 23:20

I thought she'd died years ago I have to say.
One of the great figures of French cinema.
My favourite performance of hers is in Lift to the Scaffold, she's spellbinding in that.

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Re: Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby Sneelock » 03 Aug 2017, 23:38

The Modernist wrote: Lift to the Scaffold


I preferred her in Elevator to the Gallows ;)
what a gifted performer. R.I.P.
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Re: Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby The Modernist » 03 Aug 2017, 23:46

Classic Rock Sneelock wrote:
The Modernist wrote: Lift to the Scaffold


I preferred her in Elevator to the Gallows ;)
what a gifted performer. R.I.P.


That's the second night in a row I've done that! I think I'm losing my marbles. :shock:

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Re: Jeanne Moreau RIP

Postby sloopjohnc » 03 Aug 2017, 23:48

I read about this yesterday. The obit said some called the French Bette Davis, but I didn't think that was so accurate.

There was a time in my '20s that I was a real sucker for French films, especially new wave and remember lots of Moreau movies.

I don't get wistful when celebrities die, usually, but I did with her.
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