Movie review: Le Gendarme a New-York

Le Gendarme a New-York Jean Girault (1965) Growing up, for some reason our parents never showed us this particular episode in the Gendarme series, but we'd seen the rest of them many many times. After watching it a couple of times as an adult, I see why... The Brigade of St-Tropez is chosen to represent…

Movie review: Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez

Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez Jean Girault (1962) The French cinema I was raised on mostly consists of popular comedies made between 1960 and 1990. I certainly have missed out on a lot of good movies, but fortunately for me a lot of these comedies are really good! In Louis de Funes' most famous role, we…