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Poll: France Outside of Paris

France is dominated by its capital and largest city, Paris; this is also noticeable in cinema. However, let's shine a light on a few of the country's other interesting places.

Which French city apart from Paris has been the most interesting setting for films?

(the films listed for each city are only examples to help voters' memories)

Discuss here

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    Monique Chaumette, Jacques Denis, Jacques Hilling, Paul Mercey, and Philippe Noiret in The Clockmaker of St. Paul (1974)

    LYON

    A Lover's Return (1946); A Man Escaped (1956); Army of Shadows (1969); The Clockmaker of St. Paul (1974); A Matter of Taste (2000)

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    Kirsten Dunst in Marie Antoinette (2006)

    VERSAILLES

    La Marseillaise (1938); Royal Affairs in Versailles (1953); The Fire Within (1963); Ridicule (1995); Marie Antoinette (2006)

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    Jean Gabin in Port of Shadows (1938)

    LE HAVRE

    The Human Beast (1938); Port of Shadows (1938); The Brain (1969); The Fairy (2011); Le Havre (2011)

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    Une Chambre en Ville (1982)

    NANTES

    Lola (1961); God's Thunder (1965); Une Chambre en Ville (1982); Jacquot de Nantes (1991); Shall We Kiss? (2007)

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    Rita Cadillac, Herbert Grönemeyer, and Martin Semmelrogge in Das Boot (1985)

    LA ROCHELLE

    The Girls of La Rochelle (1962); Emile's Boat (1962); The Train (1973); A Bad Son (1980); Das Boot (1981)

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    William Eythe and Jennifer Jones in The Song of Bernadette (1943)

    LOURDES

    The Song of Bernadette (1943); Behold a Pale Horse (1964); The Judge and the Assassin (1976); The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007); Lourdes (2009)

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    Marius (1931)

    MARSEILLE

    Marius (1931) and the rest of the 'Marseille trilogy'; The Count of Monte Christo (1943, i.a.); Borsalino (1970); French Connection II (1973); La French (2014)

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    Guy Grosso, Michel Modo, and Jean-Pierre Rambal in The Troops & Aliens (1979)

    SAINT-TROPEZ

    And God created Woman (1956); Bonjour Tristesse (1958); The Troops of St. Tropez (1964); The Annuity (1972); The Birdcage (1978)

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    Lady Killer (1937)

    CANNES

    Perfect Understanding (1933); Any Number Can Win (1963); An Almost Perfect Affair (1979); Le Film de Les Nuls (1994); French Kiss (1995)

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    Cary Grant in To Catch a Thief (1955)

    NICE

    À propos de Nice (1930); To Catch a Thief (1955); Bay of Angels (1963); Anthony Zimmer (2005); Brice de Nice (2005)


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