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Name  Albert Simonin
Role  Novelist
Ex-spouse  Marie-Helene Bourquin

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Died  February 15, 1980, Paris, France
Books  Du mouron pour les petits oiseaux
Awards  Edgar Award for Best Foreign Film
Movies  Les Tontons flingueurs, Hands Off the Loot, The Counterfeiters of Paris, Any Number Can Win, The Great Spy Chase
Similar People  Michel Audiard, Georges Lautner, Jacques Becker, Gilles Grangier, Henri Verneuil

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Albert Simonin (1905–1980) was a French novelist and scriptwriter. He was born in the La Chapelle quarter of the 18th arrondissement of Paris. His father was a florist. Albert was orphaned by the age of 16. His novel Touchez Pas au Grisbi featuring the Parisian gangster Max le Menteur was turned into a movie starring Jean Gabin that is regarded as a classic example of French film noir. Simonin also wrote the script for the movie.


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Selected filmography

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  • Touchez pas au grisbi (1954)
  • Burning Fuse (1957)
  • A Bullet in the Gun Barrel (1958)
  • Le cave se rebiffe (1961)
  • Le Gentleman d'Epsom (1962)
  • Any Number Can Win, based on a novel by Zekial Marko (1963)
  • Les Tontons flingueurs (1963)
  • Une souris chez les hommes, based on a novel by Francis Ryck (1964)
  • The Great Spy Chase (1964)
  • La Métamorphose des cloportes, based on a novel by Alphonse Boudard (1965)
  • Pasha, based on a novel by Jean Laborde (1968)

  • Albert Simonin Albert SIMONIN Biographie et filmographie
    Albert Simonin Touchez pas au grisbi by Albert Simonin


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