Movie review: Le Gendarme et les Gendarmettes

Le Gendarme et les Gendarmettes Jean Girault (1982) Three years after the worst episode in the series, France's favorite gendarme is back for a final movie. I hadn't seen it in a long time, and I feared this one would follow in the footsteps of its predecessor, fortunately for me I was pleasantly surprised. Four…

Movie review: Le Gendarme et les Extra-terrestres

Le Gendarme et les Extra-terrestres Jean Girault (1979) Nearly a decade after the previous episode, most of the team returns for a movie that really stands out from the rest, but not in a good way... The brigade of St-Tropez encounters beings from another planet. Ludovic Cruchot is soon hunted by his own comrades while…

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…