Capucine is best known for her role as the wife of Inspector Clouseau, who is having an affair with the jewel thief, in the movie ‘The Pink Panther’ (1963). She started her career with a minor role in ‘The Eagle with Two Heads’ in 1948.
During her early career she appeared in French comedy films like ‘Rendezvous in July’ (1949) and ‘Bernard and the Lion’ (1951).
She moved to Hollywood but was not successful with her attempt to audition for the Western movie ‘Rio Bravo’ in 1959. However, she did not give up and landed with her first role in an English language movie as princess Carolyne-zu Sayn-Wittgenstein in the biopic film ‘Song Without End’ (1960). Her next movie ‘North to Alaska’ (1960) with John Wayne received mixed reviews.
After appearing in a number of European and American movies, she received positive reviews for her performance in the comedy film ‘What’s New Pussycat?’ (1965). However, the movie was not a commercial success.
Capucine went on to appear in a number of television series during her later career. These include ‘The Orient Express’ and ‘Murder She Wrote.’
The Pink Panther is a comedy film, which tells the story of a clumsy detective on the trail of a notorious jewel thief, who is planning to steal a diamond called The Pink Panther.
This film takes us to first-century Rome, and revolves around two student friends who argue about the ownership of a slave boy named Gitone.
The Eagle With Two Heads is a French drama film, which revolves around a poet, who plans to assassinate an unpopular queen. However, things take a turn and the two instead fall in love.
A cunning female German spy allies with a physician in order to attempt to assassinate British Field Marshall Lord Kitchener during the First World War. However, when her team is captured by the enemy, the physician escapes with the knowledge of Kitchener’s whereabouts.
Ferris, Dhana and Ng were co-fighters and friends during the WWII. But their path has become divergent since then. Ferris is now a rich businessman enjoying the company of Dhana, now the head of a schoolteacher's union, while Ng has become a committed revolutionist. Trouble starts when Dhana is arrested for carrying explosive for the insurgents.
Growing up in a Kenyan wildlife reserve with her mother and stepfather, 11-years-old Tina is comfortable with tribal customs and enjoys company of wild animals, especially her best friend, a lion. Worried that Tina is turning into a primitive, uncivilized girl, mother Christine calls Tina’s biological father, Robert, to help with Tina’s upbringing. But that may not be all that Christine wants.
Atrocious Tales of Love and Death is a mystery comedy film which tells the story of a poor mandolin player whose life gets more troubled than it already is, after three murders occur.
This film tells four different stories by four different directors. The first one is about the sexual misadventures of a teen girl; the second is about an opportunistic gypsy babysitter; the third one is about an adulterous husband; the fourth one is about a wealthy woman who uses her butler for her lust when she is drunk.
Subtitled The Story of Franz Liszt, the film focuses on the life of the famous Hungarian pianist and composer, Franz Liszt. Caught in an unhappy marriage, he is thinking of quitting performances and devoting his life to God, when he meets Princess Carolyne, the wife of Prince Nicholas of Russia and falls in love with her.
Evil sorcerer, Caliph Alquazar, promises his daughter’s hand in marriage to Prince Hasan, if Hasan can bring him the magical Rose of Elil. Prince Hasan embarks on a magical adventure, overcoming obstacles, genies and battling monsters to reach the rose and claim the hand of the Princess Zuleira.
In 1939, six friends of different nationalities meet at a café in Paris, and promise to each other that they will meet again after the War is over. On the day Paris is liberated, three of the surviving friends eventually meet at the café.
This martial arts action film tells the story of a secret agent, whose partner is killed by an international drug cartel. He teams up with a karate expert and sets out to take them down.