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The lady in the car with glasses and a gun

SebaМЃstien Japrisot

The lady in the car with glasses and a gun

by SebaМЃstien Japrisot

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Published by No Exit Press in Harpenden .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Sebastien Japrisot ; translated by Helen Weaver.
The Physical Object
Pagination240p. ;
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15329967M
ISBN 100948353511
OCLC/WorldCa60095560

  European Union Film Festival The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun La Dame dans l'auto avec des lunettes et un fusil. , Joann Sfar, France, 93 min. Description. ONE OF THE SUNDAY TIMES BEST CRIME NOVELS From the author of A Very Long Engagement comes a tangled, terrifying psychological thriller worthy of Georges Simenon, Paula Hawkins or Patricia Highsmith.. Dany Longo is blonde, beautiful — and thoroughly unpredictable. After doing a favour for her boss, she finds herself behind the wheel .

  It was on a whim that I watched the debut trailer for a French film entitled, The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun, which I shall now refer to as L.C.G.G. for the sake of readership. With a.   Evoking the retro crime movies of the '60s, French comic book artist-turned-filmmaker Joann Sfar ("Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life," "The Rabbi's Cat") offers a new take on French author Sebastien Japrisot's pulp novel "The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun," which had already been adapted into a movie with Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar.

The Lady in the Car With Glasses and a Gun - Trailer No. 1 A beautiful secretary steals her boss sports car to go joyriding in this stylish psychological thriller. She goes to visit a seaside town Actors: Samantha Eggar.   The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun by Sébastien Japrisot (translated by Helen Weaver). Dany Longo borrows her boss’s Thunderbird to leave Paris for a trip south, but a liberating trip to the coast becomes a nightmare when strangers along her route assure her that they have already met.


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The lady in the car with glasses and a gun by SebaМЃstien Japrisot Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun by Sèbastien Japrisot published by @gallicbooks. 🕶 The book was originally published in the s and yet as I was reading it didnt feel its dated at all.

🕶 What a great start to the book. We find Deny (main character) on the floor of the toilet at a garage service station.4/5.

“The Lady In the Car With Glasses and a Gun”, originally published in France in as “La dame dans l’auto avec des lunettes et un fusil”, is a fine example of Japrisot’s quirky, psychologically complex storytelling that fuses the moral ambiguity of noir with a postmodern sensibility involving multiple narrators, any (or all) of Reviews: The book is truly about 'the girl', the 'glasses' give her panache and the 'gun' suggests danger.

The car--not mentioned in the title--plays a substantial role in suggesting style and in moving the plot forward. This book is a 'good read' and has one of the great unexpected resolutions. I was pleased to find it once again!/5(24). Directed by Joann Sfar. With Freya Mavor, Benjamin Biolay, Elio Germano, Stacy Martin.

A woman must find out about a crime she is implicated, to prove her innocence/10(K). The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun is in theaters, on Demand, on Amazon Video and iTunes in just two days. The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun - Followers: K. In the Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun, he delivers another winner.

The Lady concerns a young Frenchwoman (Dany) who drives her boss to the airport; afterward, Dany decides to take the boss' car on a joyride to see the Mediterranean for the first time/5(5). Editions for The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (), Get this from a library.

The lady in the car with glasses and a gun. [Sébastien Japrisot; Helen Weaver] -- Is Dany Longo the killer the local police are searching for. Or is someone with devilish cunning, using her as a pawn in a deadly game. The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun is a mystery-thriller novel by Sébastien Japrisot, originally published in French as La Dame dans l'auto avec des lunettes et un fusil in It received the Prix d'Honneur in France and the Crime Writer's Association Gold Dagger for the best crime novel of by a foreign : Sébastien Japrisot.

Directed by Anatole Litvak. With Samantha Eggar, Oliver Reed, John McEnery, Stéphane Audran. A secretary takes her boss's car for the holiday in the Mediterranean, oddly retracing a journey she has not taken, and is recognized by people she has not met before.

When a body turns up in her trunk, things get serious/10(). The answer lies within four elements: the lady, the car, the glasses, and a gun, each of which holds a clue to Dany's identity and her deadly secret.

"A grand master!" — Kirkus Reviews. The following is an exclusive excerpt from The Lady in the Car With Glasses and a Gun, by Sébastien ally published in France inand translated into English shortly thereafter by Helen Weaver, it tells the story of the mysterious Dany Longo, who takes her boss's car for a quick ride and finds a dead body inside.

Get this from a library. The lady in the car with glasses and a gun. [Sébastien Japrisot] -- Dany Longo is blonde, beautiful, disturbed, passionate--and nearsighted. As she speeds through the south of France in a purloined Thunderbird on an errand for her employer and his wife, no one.

The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun. K likes. A woman who is implicated in a crime she knows nothing about and must find out about to prove she is innocent. Shop The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun [Blu-ray] [] at Best Buy.

Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up. Price Match Guarantee/5(19). Trailer for The Lady in the Car With Glasses and a Gun with Samantha Eggar and Oliver Reed. Film Review: ‘The Lady in the Car With Glasses and a Gun’ Whatever your imagination does with the title is surely more entertaining than what this all-style, no-substance thriller has to offer.

The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (La dame dans l'auto avec un fusil et des lunettes) Quotes. There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Movie & TV guides. Erotic Movies%. Put it in the title, and there are even bigger promises to be kept, which is both the initial appeal and inevitable letdown of Joann Sfar’s “The Lady in the Car With Glasses and a Author: Peter Debruge.

It may sport one of the longer titles in recent memory, but retro French thriller The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (La Dame dans l’auto avec des lunettes et un fusil) nonetheless comes. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The lady in the car with glasses and a gun by,Simon and Schuster edition, in EnglishPages: “The Lady In the Car With Glasses and a Gun”, originally published in France in as “La dame dans l’auto avec des lunettes et un fusil”, is a fine example of Japrisot’s quirky, psychologically complex storytelling that fuses the moral ambiguity of noir with a postmodern sensibility involving multiple narrators, any (or all) of /5(21).

“The Lady In The Car With Glasses And A Gun” opens in France on August 5th. No word yet on a U.S. date or distributor, but perhaps it’ll hit the festival circuit. [ Filmosphere ].