All of these reasons make movies and tv shows the perfect aid for your language learning journey. Here are 20 movies you must watch when you are learning Spanish. All French language movies or movies dubbed in French will be added to one of our Youtube playlists.
Our playlists counts over 30 movies, so you should definitely be able to find something to your liking. French Movie Playlist. He wrote the book, but Alain Delon got to embrace Ann-Margaret in the movie.
I am working on removing the distinctly French inflections from my speech so that I can play all continental nationalities. It was popular although Delon had little to do. The studio also announced that he would appear in the biopic Cervantes , but this was never made. This was a massive hit in France but performed disappointingly at the US box office — as did all of Delon's Hollywood-financed films.
It was one of Delon's most popular films of the s but was not popular in North America. He was meant to work again with Visconti in The Stranger but did not end up playing it. It was a surprise hit in Britain. The film helped turn Charles Bronson into a genuine star in Europe. The police investigation went on to reveal allegations of sex parties involving celebrities such as Delon and members of government including future French Prime Minister Georges Pompidou , whose wife, Claude Pompidou , was allegedly the focus of a series of compromising photos at one such party.
Reporter: People, once more, don't say it straight to your face but they suggest very very strongly that you have homosexual tastes? Delon: So what's wrong if I had? Or I did? Would I be guilty of something? If I like it I'll do it. We have a great actor in France named Michel Simon and Michel Simon said once, "If you like your goat, make love with your goat. Delon then starred in a series of gangster films. First was Jeff , for his own production company, Adel.
Even more popular was Borsalino , which Delon produced and in which he co-starred opposite Jean-Paul Belmondo. Neither of these broke through in the US the way Delon hoped. For a change of pace, he produced a romantic drama, The Love Mates , which was not a success. Neither was a comedy Easy, Down There! In the early s, Delon made another attempt at the English speaking market. He made his third film with Melville, Un flic He produced and starred in a romantic drama, Indian Summer , then made some thrillers: Traitement de choc , and Tony Arzenta In , he recorded with Dalida "Paroles, paroles", a popular French-language version of the Italian song " Parole parole ".
If we're missing anything good, please let us know. We're hoping to rely on our loyal readers rather than erratic ads. To support Open Culture's continued operation, please consider making a donation. Elstree showcases some of the actors who played crucial roles in the film but didn't parlay it into international stardom: Paul Blake, who played Greedo who didn't shoot first ; Jeremy Bulloch, who portrayed the bounty hunter Boba Fett; and David Prowse, the man inside the Darth Vader costume.
It's certainly a film for serious Star Wars fans rather than casual ones, but it's a fascinating look at the peculiar brand of fame that comes with being a very small part of a worldwide phenomenon. In these stressful and uncertain times, we've seen our consumption of cat videos on YouTube skyrocket. The endorphin rush that comes with watching cute animal content can be yours for a full 78 minutes in the form of Kedi , a documentary about the street cats of Istanbul.
Besides gorgeous footage of the ancient Turkish city, you get cats. Cats fed by store owners. There are too many empty, dull places. And it's naive. But it will be accurate about mining.
You had a feeling about mining. It was piecework; you didn't get paid by the hour, you got paid by the ton, and you felt you were the hardest-working people in the world. You spent one whole day preparing so you could spend the next day getting it out. The miners felt bound together; they knew how much they could get out, how much they could do.
And they worked. With the new machines, it's easier. Not more pleasant, but easier. But in those days, that was pure work. It wasn't a man on a dock with a forklift or any of that bullshit.
It was pure work. After the war Bronson went back home, but not to the mines. The veterans were given three months, he recalled, to decide if they wanted their old jobs back. Bronson did not.
He picked onions in upstate New York, and then got his card in the bakers union. He worked on an all-night shift at a bakery in Philadelphia and took art classes in the evenings. He decided he knew more about drawing than the instructor did. He dropped the classes and quit his job he still holds cards in both the miners and bakers unions , and went to New York City with the notion that he might try acting. Why acting? A friend took me to a play, and I thought I might as well try it myself.