Death Place Matching "Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Jean Marais
Actor | La belle et la bête
Jean Marais was a popular French cinema actor and director who played over 100 roles in film and on television, and was also known for his many talents as a writer, painter and sculptor.
He was born Jean Alfred Villain-Marais on December 11, 1913, in Cherbourg, France. His father practiced ...
2. Steve Ihnat
Writer | The Honkers
Steve Ihnat was born on August 7, 1934 in Jastrabie, Czechoslovakia as Stefan Ihnat. He was an actor and writer, known for The Honkers (1972), Do Not Throw Cushions Into the Ring (1970) and Countdown (1967). He was married to Sally Carter-Ihnat. He died on May 12, 1972 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, ...
Director | Dr. No
Born in Shanghai and Cambridge-educated, Terence Young began in the industry as a scriptwriter. In the 1940s he worked on a variety of subjects, including the hugely popular wartime romance Suicide Squadron (1941), set to Richard Addinsell's rousing "Warsaw Concerto". His original story was devised...
4. John Alcott
Cinematographer | Barry Lyndon
John Alcott, the Oscar-winning cinematographer best known for his collaboration with director Stanley Kubrick, was born in 1931, in Isleworth, England, the son of movie executive Arthur Alcott, who would become the production controller at Gainsborough Studios during the 1940s.
Alcott began his film...
Actor | Le salaire de la peur
Charles Vanel was born on August 21, 1892 in Rennes, Ille-et-Vilaine, France as Charles-Marie Vanel. He was an actor and director, known for The Wages of Fear (1953), Diabolique (1955) and To Catch a Thief (1955). He was married to Arlette Mauricette Bailly. He died on April 15, 1989 in Cannes, ...
6. John Sutton
Actor | The Three Musketeers
Of British parentage, John Sutton was born in Rawalpindi, India (now part of Pakistan), on October 22, 1908. After graduating from Wellington College, he spent a decade or so working in various British colonies, including several in Africa, as a hunter, rancher and tea plantation manager. An avid ...
Actress | Sommarlek
Rare indeed to spot a dark-haired Swede on film but the delicately beautiful Maj-Britt Nilsson was certainly one of them, along with Harriet Andersson, who went on to captivate film audiences in the bleak films of Ingmar Bergman.
Born in Stockholm on December 11, 1924, the lovely Nilsson was ...
Actor | Charade
Short, stocky Jacques Marin was a wonderfully droll character actor, who tended to pop up in international films of the 60's and 70's, whenever a typically French-looking gendarme, police inspector, concierge or shopkeeper was needed. His trademark was a toothbrush moustache and a deadpan ...
Actress | Catalina Caper
Ulla Strömstedt was born on November 27, 1939 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Catalina Caper (1967), I Spy (1965) and The Yellow Car (1963). She was married to Gilbert Cole. She died on June 13, 1986 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
Director | La dénonciation
Jacques Doniol-Valcroze was a French critic, actor, and director. He was born March 15, 1920 in Paris, France. Doniol-Valcroze is known for having co-founded the film magazine "Cahiers du Cinéma" in 1951 along with partners André Bazin and Joseph-Marie Lo Duca. The magazine was first edited by ...
12. Georges Rivière
Actor | The Longest Day
Georges Rivière was born on July 1, 1924 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He was an actor, known for The Longest Day (1962), Mistress of the World (1960) and Mandrin (1962). He was married to Lucile Saint-Simon. He died on April 25, 2011 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
13. André Luguet
Actor | Le bluffeur
André Luguet was born on May 15, 1892 in Fontenay-sous-Bois, Val-de-Marne, France as André Maurice Jean Allioux-Luguet. He was an actor and writer, known for Le bluffeur (1932), Arlette et l'amour (1943) and Signé illisible (1942). He died on May 24, 1979 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
Actor | Le bourgeois gentilhomme
Georges Descrières was born on April 15, 1930 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France as Georges Bergé. He was an actor, known for Would-Be Gentleman (1958), The Three Musketeers: Part I - The Queen's Diamonds (1961) and Ce diable d'homme (1978). He was married to Geneviève Brunet. He died on October 19, 2013...
15. Georges Lacombe
Director | Derrière la façade
Geoges Lacombe (b.1902) ,chiefly when he collaborated with Clouzot or Pierre Very ,gave estimable works.Too much of his filmography is simply forgettable ,but some works ,notably "Le Pays Sans Etoiles " and "Le Dernier Des Six" can be considered classics. He began with a short,"La zone"( 1928) ...
17. Yvette Lebon
Yvette Lebon was born on August 14, 1910 in Paris, France as Simone Lebon. She was an actress, known for Milady and the Musketeers (1952), Michel Strogoff (1936) and Paméla (1945). She was married to Nat Wachsberger and Roger Duchesne. She died on July 28, 2014 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, ...
19. Sidney Buchman
Writer | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
The son of a Russian émigré clothing merchant, Sidney Buchman was born in Duluth, Minnesota, on March 27 1902. He initially attended the University of Minnesota. After his family moved to New York, he continued his studies at Columbia University, graduating in 1923. The following year, he travelled...
22. André Roanne
Actor | Tagebuch einer Verlorenen
André Roanne was born on September 22, 1896 in Paris, France as André Rahou. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), Her People (1924) and La lettre (1931). He was married to Marie-Louise Iribe, Fernande Albany and Geneviève Callix. He died on September 6, ...
24. Édouard Delmont
Actor | Le quai des brumes
Édouard Delmont was born on December 5, 1883 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Edouard Marius Autran. He was an actor, known for Port of Shadows (1938), Marius (1931) and The Return of Don Camillo (1953). He was married to Béatrice Cauvin, Marie-Rose Nusilié and Marguerite Bourgot. He died ...
25. Serge Nadaud
Actor | Le dernier tournant
Serge Nadaud was born on May 14, 1906 in Bakhmut, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire. He is known for his work on Le dernier tournant (1939), Tintin and the Lake of Sharks (1972) and Maison de poupée (1954). He died on July 18, 1995 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
26. Marie Glory
Actress | Monte Cristo
Marie Glory was born on March 3, 1905 in Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne, France as Raymonde Louise Marcelle Toully. She was an actress, known for Monte Cristo (1929), ...And God Created Woman (1956) and An Ideal Woman (1934). She died on January 24, 2009 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
27. Jean Sablon
Soundtrack | Chocolat
An internationally known French singer Jean Sablon was a throwback to the days of music hall and vaudeville. Despite being openly gay he was a housewife's pin-up and especially famous for songs such as "Aimer je t'aime", "Sur le Pont d'Avignon" and "Les Arbres de Paris". He topped bills in London ...
Actress | L'inhumaine
Georgette Leblanc was born on February 8, 1875 in Rouen, Seine-Inférieure [now Seine-Maritime], France as Marie Blanche Georgette Leblanc,. She was an actress and writer, known for The Inhuman Woman (1924) and Macbeth (1915). She was married to Maurice Maeterlinck. She died on October 26, 1941 in ...
36. Jacques Angelvin
Actor | Paris chante toujours!
Jacques Angelvin was born on August 5, 1914 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was an actor, known for Paris Still Sings! (1951), Son dernier Noël (1952) and Le chanteur de Mexico (1956). He died on November 10, 1978 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
37. André Legrand
Writer | Le voyage de Monsieur Perrichon
Andre Legrand had a fifty year career as a French screenwriter and producer.He was born of Alsatian parents who had fled that part of France in 1871 after it was annexed by Prussia during wartime and had therefore been brought up to dislike the Germans.A book he wrote in the spring of 1940, Nazi ...
38. Jean Bachelet
Cinematographer | La règle du jeu
Jean Bachelet was born on October 8, 1894 in Dole, Jura, France. He was a cinematographer and actor, known for The Rules of the Game (1939), Whirlpool of Fate (1925) and Taras Bulba (1936). He died on February 26, 1977 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
43. Gérard Gustin
Music Department | Et la femme créa l'amour
Gérard Gustin was born on February 10, 1930 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France as Gérard Maurice Gustin. He is known for his work on Et la femme créa l'amour (1966), In the Beginning (2009) and Le guépiot (1981). He was married to Nelly Gustin. He died on December 5, 1994 in Cannes, ...
Writer | Clochemerle
Born in Lyon, where he spent most of his life. Educated there at many schools and at the "Ecole des beaux Arts". Served in French Army in WWI, awarded Croix de Guerre & Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur. Returning from war he had many jobs ranging from art-teacher to commercial traveller before ...