Melvil Poupaud

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​   Melvil Poupaud (born 26 January 1973) is a French actor. He was named after Herman Melville by his screenwriter mother. At the age of ten, he launched into acting with a role in La Ville des Pirates (1983), directed by Raul Ruiz. At the age of 15, he was nominated for a César. He has a daughter, Anna-Lisa.

Most Popular Melvil Poupaud Trailers

Total trailers found: 58

The Lover Trailer (1992)

22 February 1992

A poor French teenage girl engages in an illicit affair with a wealthy Chinese heir in 1920s Saigon. For the first time in her young life she has control, and she wields it deftly over her besotted lover throughout a series of clandestine meetings and torrid encounters.

Laurence Anyways Trailer (2012)

18 May 2012

The story of an impossible love between a woman named Fred and a transgender woman named Laurence who reveals her inner desire to become her true self: a woman.

Lucky Luke Trailer (2009)

21 October 2009

Fearless gunslinger, Lucky Luke, is ordered by the President to bring peace to Daisy Town.

By the Sea Trailer (2015)

12 November 2015

Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together.

In Bed with Victoria Trailer (2016)

14 September 2016

Victoria Spick, a criminal lawyer who is single, turns up at a wedding and meets three men there: David, the father of her daughters; Vincent, a friend of hers; and Sam, a former drug dealer who she bailed out.

The Broken Trailer (2008)

18 January 2008

The life of a successful radiologist spirals out of control when she sees the spitting image of herself driving down a London street.

Le Divorce Trailer (2003)

08 August 2003

While visiting her sister in Paris, a young woman finds romance and learns her brother-in-law is a philanderer.

44 Inch Chest Trailer (2009)

08 October 2009

Colin is in agony, shattered by his wife’s infidelity, so his friends kidnap the wife's lover so he can have his revenge.

Mysteries of Lisbon Trailer (2010)

20 October 2010

Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.

Hideaway (Le refuge) Trailer (2009)

19 September 2009

Mousse and Louis are young, beautiful, rich and in love. But drugs have invaded their lives. One day, they overdose and Louis dies.

A Summer's Tale Trailer (1996)

05 June 1996

A shy maths graduate takes a holiday in Dinard before starting his first job. He hopes his sort-of girlfriend will join him, but soon strikes up a friendship with another girl working in town.

A Christmas Tale Trailer (2008)

16 May 2008

When their regal matriarch falls ill, the troubled Vuillard family come together for a hesitant Christmastime reunion.

Black Heaven Trailer (2010)

14 July 2010

An innocent young man becomes enamored with a mysterious girl. He is lured into "Black Hole" - a dark, obscure video game world of avatars with deadly serious intentions in the real world.

Élisa Trailer (1995)

01 February 1995

Marie has had a tough childhood ever since her mother Elisa committed suicide. She has spent most of her life in an orphanage and now makes a living as a small time criminal in Paris.

When Margaux Meets Margaux Trailer (2018)

14 March 2018

20-year-old Margaux makes the acquaintance of 45-year-old Margaux: they have a lot in common – so

Broken English Trailer (2007)

01 January 2007

Nora Wilder (Parker Posey), a single, career woman works at a Manhattan boutique hotel where her excellent skills in guest relations lack in the romantic department.

Time to Leave Trailer (2005)

16 May 2005

Romain, 31, a photographer, learns that a malignancy may kill him within a few months. Decisions: treatment? work? how to tell his lover and his family.

Fidelio, Alice's Odyssey Trailer (2014)

01 September 2014

Alice is a sailor. While her partner Félix waits for her on land, she sets off as second mechanic on the Fidelio, an old freighter.

The 15 Year Old Girl Trailer (1989)

13 September 1989

Willy, a middle-aged divorcee, decides to take his 15 year-old son, Thomas, on holiday to Ibiza, staying at an isolated villa on the unspoilt part of the coast.

The Great Game Trailer (2015)

15 October 2015

Pierre Blum, 40, is a writer who had his time of glory in the early 2000s. One evening, on a casino terrace, he meets Joseph Paskin.

Time Regained Trailer (1999)

19 May 1999

Marcel Proust (1871-1922) is on his deathbed. Looking at photographs brings memories of his childhood, his youth, his lovers, and the way the Great War put an end to a stratum of society.

Towards Zero Trailer (2007)

31 October 2007

Inviting the ex-wife to a family reunion when the none-too-secure new wife will be there hardly seems to be a recipe for success, and true to form, bodies have begun to stack up by the end of this cinematic update of a classic Agatha Christie tale.

Lines of Wellington Trailer (2012)

13 October 2012

Passionate romance, brutal treachery, and selfless nobility are set against the background of Napoleon’s 1810 invasion of Portugal in Valeria Sarmiento’s intimate epic.

Crime Is Our Business Trailer (2008)

15 October 2008

Three Lives and Only One Death Trailer (1996)

15 May 1996

Raoul Ruiz’s enthralling thriller is made up of four intertwining stories of bizarre occurrences in Paris featuring a man who was stolen away by fairies, a professor who becomes a tramp, the lovers who inherit a chateau – and the last tale that connects all that has gone before.

Innocent Lies Trailer (1995)

30 June 1995

In September 1938 a British detective comes to a small French coastal town in order to investigate the death of a colleague.

The Counterfeiters Trailer (2010)

01 January 2010

The plot revolves around Bernard – a schoolfriend of Olivier's who is preparing for his bac – discovering he is a bastard and taking this as a welcome pretext for running away from home.

Feelings Trailer (2003)

01 September 2003

Two seemingly happily married French couples are forced to contend with a number of issues.

City of Pirates Trailer (1984)

22 February 1984

A surreal odyssey in which a melancholic maidservant crosses paths with a homicidal little boy, travels to a tiny island of pirates and encounters a man with multiple personalities.

A Hell of a Day Trailer (2001)

24 October 2001

Some days turn out to be simply unforgettable. For Marie, it all starts with a pregnancy test… that proves positive, a car accident and being fired from her job.

The orphan plus minus an arm Trailer (2012)

11 January 2012

The orphan plus minus an arm

Face Down Trailer (2015)

14 October 2015

Samy is a Frenchman accused of smuggling counterfeit money from Bulgaria to France. To avoid jail, he becomes an informer for the French police, joining under cover a Bulgarian channel for human trafficking.

A Lost Man Trailer (2007)

19 September 2007

Inspired by the photographic travels of Antione d'Agata, Danielle Arbid's worldly drama follows a French photographer who travels the globe to seek out the most extreme experiences imaginable.

The Edge Trailer (2011)

27 April 2011

Eros Therapy Trailer (2004)

25 August 2004

A husband wants to win back his wife, even though she has been living with her lesbian lover for six months.

Genealogies of a Crime Trailer (1997)

04 May 1997

At her son's funeral, Solange, a lawyer famous for losing hopeless cases, agrees to defend René, her son's age, accused of murdering his wealthy aunt, Jeanne, who's part of the Franco-Belgian Psychoanalytic Society, known for odd views and methods.

Les Kidnappeurs Trailer (1998)

25 November 1998

Ulysse, a gun-toting hood, gets together a team of four people, including himself, to carry out what he thinks will be a fail-safe heist.

Le Plus bel âge... Trailer (1995)

13 September 1995

Normal People Are Nothing Exceptional Trailer (1993)

23 November 1993

Martine is 25. Since breaking up with François, she has the feeling that the world is caving in on her.

Love Torn in a Dream Trailer (2000)

28 August 2000

Raul Ruiz's Love Torn in a Dream is introduced with a fake newsreel, taking place in postwar France, in which the cast of the film meet with the producer, who explains the film's complex weave of nine narratives.

The Lady in the Portrait Trailer (2017)

20 December 2017

An empress commissions a painting of herself from a French outsider in hopes of stirring her husband's interest in this lavish period piece.

Treasure Island Trailer (1985)

01 January 1985

Take a son and make sure he dreams; wake him up and start telling him a story. Rock him with your most beautiful voice, lower and lower, until he goes back to sleep but still listening, subliminally.

The Insomniac on the Bridge Trailer (1985)

02 October 1985

This quickly-filmed avant-garde farce by prolific director Raul Ruiz features an insomniac (Michel Lonsdale) whose main preoccupation is surreptitiously watching private matters -- he is a voyeur.

The Argument Trailer (2011)

01 January 2011

A Frenchman stuck in New Orleans has just had a colossal argument. The mother of his infant child has left him wallet-less and with a wailing baby.

La Vie de Marianne Trailer (1997)

08 September 1997

In the aristocratic society of the seventeenth century, the fate of Marianne child who survived the deadly attack on a convoy.

Mad Love Trailer (2015)

16 September 2015

1959. Guilty of a double-murder, a man is beheaded. At the bottom of the basket that just welcomed it, the head of the dead man tells his story: everything was going so well! Admired priest, great lover - his earthly paradise seemed to have no end.

Ballet Aquatique Trailer (2012)

01 February 2012

In one of his very last projects, Raul Ruiz celebrates the films of his historical predecessor Jean Painlevé, a documentary innovator whose work always blended science with surrealism.

Shimkent hôtel Trailer (2003)

23 April 2003

Shimkent hôtel tells the story of a young man who's experienced the failure of a business venture in the Afghan mountains, and who suffers from shock in Kazakhstan.

La fabrique du Conte d'ete Trailer (2005)

01 January 2005

The making of Eric Rohmer's A Summer's Tale.

Dans un miroir Trailer (1986)

02 January 1986

Diary of a Seducer Trailer (1996)

28 February 1996

A few stories are mixed, but all starts with Claire who one day brings back to Gregoire one of his books found at the university.

Alexandre Trailer (2019)

31 December 2019

A portrait of three modern-day men: Alexandre, François and Gilles. They are around 40 years old, that age when men start to question things and begin soul-searching.

Fado, Major and Minor Trailer (1995)

29 March 1995

Pierre, a middle-aged tourist guide, is the victim of a sudden failure : he does not recognize anything about him any longer.

The Heart's Root Trailer (2000)

18 October 2000

A Raiz do Coração (A Root of the Heart) is a Portuguese film set in the Lisbon during the festivities of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of lovers and the old town.

Souvenir Trailer (1996)

13 June 1996

An elliptical, poetic film about an American woman sportswriter who wanders around Paris remembering traumatic experiences in her life.

Le ciel est à nous Trailer (1997)

25 June 1997

The Dark Room Trailer (2000)

29 November 2000

In 14th-century France, Aliénor breaks with the codes governing girls’ behavior and does as she wishes.

Archipel Trailer (1993)

17 March 1993

A teenager at a predominantly male boarding school learns lessons in love when he is invited to stay at a remote estate for the holiday season.