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Paul Meurisse

Paul Meurisse (21 December 1912, Dunkirk – 19 January 1979, Neuilly-sur-Seine) was a French actor who appeared in over 60 films and many stage productions. Meurisse was noted for the elegance of his acting style, and for his versatility. He was equally able to play comedic and serious dramatic roles. His screen appearances ranged from the droll and drily humorous to the menacing and disturbing. His most celebrated role was that of the sadistic and vindictive headmaster in the 1955 film Les Diaboliques. Description above from the Wikipedia article Paul Meurisse, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Dec 21, 1912 In Dunkerque, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Movie/TV Credits:
49
First Appeared:
In the movie Ne bougez plus! 1941-10-30
Latest Project:
Movie Code Name: Melville 2008-01-01
Known For
Poster of Code Name: Melville
Poster of Samedi soir
Poster of Army of Shadows
Poster of Crooks in Clover
Filmography
Movie Code Name: Melville Himself 2008-01-01
Movie The Education in Love of Valentin Julien Blaise 1976-05-25
Movie The Gypsy Yan Kuq 1975-12-05
Movie Les Suspects Laurent Kirchner 1974-11-27
Movie The Voracious Ones Inspecteur Martino 1973-01-11
Series Samedi soir self 1971-01-09
Movie Le Cri du cormoran, le soir au-dessus des jonques Kruger 1971-02-10
Movie Easy Down There! Il vescovo 1971-08-30
Movie Army of Shadows Luc Jardie 1969-09-10
Movie Congress of Love Talleyrand 1966-03-18
Movie Le Deuxième Souffle Commissaire Blot 1966-11-01
Movie Me and the Forty Year Old Man Alexandre Dumourier 1965-03-19
Movie Le majordome Léopold 1965-03-24
Movie Quand passent les faisans Alexandre Larsan-Bellac 1965-09-10
Movie The Big Swag Paul Filippi, le gangster 1965-07-09
Movie The Monocle's Sour Laugh le commandant Théobald Dromar dit 'le Monocle' 1964-09-16
Movie Chicken Feed for Little Birds M. Armand, un ancien truand 1963-02-15
Movie Méfiez-vous, mesdames! Unknown 1963-10-02
Movie Crooks in Clover commandant Théobald Dromard, dit « Le Monocle » 1963-11-27
Movie L'assassin connaît la musique Lionel Fribourg 1963-10-16
Movie The Eye of the Monocle Théobald 'Monocle' Dromard 1962-11-14
Movie The Black Monocle Dromard, "Le Monocle" 1961-08-29
Movie The Game of Truth Portrant 1961-11-26
Movie The New Aristrocrats Unknown 1961-12-13
Movie La Vérité Maître Éparvier 1960-11-02
Movie Guinguette le vicomte Édouard de Villancourt 1959-03-04
Movie Picnic on the Grass Étienne Alexis, célèbre biologiste 1959-11-11
Movie Head against the Wall Dr. Emery 1959-03-20
Movie Marie-Octobre François Renaud-Picart 1959-04-24
Movie Les violents Inspecteur Principal Malouvier 1958-01-10
Movie Échec au porteur Commissaire-Divisionnaire Varzeilles 1958-01-15
Movie Seventh Heaven Manuel Villa 1958-03-05
Movie Until the Last One Fredo Ricioni 1957-03-20
Movie Diabolique Michel Delassalle 1955-01-29
Movie The Case of Poisons l'abbé Guibourg 1955-11-04
Movie The Contessa's Secret Unknown 1954-09-26
Movie Sergil chez les filles l'inspecteur Sergil 1952-06-06
Movie My Wife Is Formidable Lui-même chez le dentiste 1951-12-05
Movie Agnès de rien Carlos 1950-08-01
Movie Dernière heure, édition spéciale Dominique Coche 1949-09-30
Movie La Dame d'onze heures Stanilas Octave Seminario SOS, détective 1948-03-03
Movie Le dessous des cartes Unknown 1948-09-22
Movie Impasse des Deux Anges Jean 1948-10-03
Movie Scandale Steve Richardson 1948-12-01
Movie Monsieur chasse Moricet 1947-06-01
Movie Back Streets of Paris Victor Ménard, l'ancien complice de Mme Rose 1946-11-27
Movie La Ferme aux loups Furet 1943-12-13
Movie Ne bougez plus! Hector 1941-10-30
Movie Montmartre sur Seine Paul Mariol 1941-11-19