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Richard Monette is a Actor Canadien born on 19 june 1944 at Montreal (Canada)

Richard Monette

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Nationality Canada
Birth 19 june 1944 at Montreal (Canada)
Death 9 september 2008 (at 64 years)

Richard Jean Monette OC, DHum, LLD (June 19, 1944 – September 9, 2008) was a Canadian actor and director, best known for his 14-season tenure as the longest-serving artistic director of the Stratford Festival of Canada from 1994 to 2007.

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Filmography of Richard Monette (7 films)

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Harrison Bergeron, 1h39
Directed by Bruce Pittman
Origin Canada
Genres Science fiction, Comedy
Themes Films about education, Political films, Dystopian films
Actors Sean Astin, Christopher Plummer, Eugene Levy, Howie Mandel, Andrea Martin, Nigel Bennett
Roles Eric Shockley
Rating73% 3.6955553.6955553.6955553.6955553.695555
Harrison Bergeron lives in a typical suburban town in the year 2053. The audience is told that after the second American Revolution—a war begun due to an ongoing economic depression that was a result of a combination of technological advancement and a widening disparity between the very rich and the very poor—it was mandated that all people be equal in all things. To this end, the social norm of this society has become egalitarianism. Citizens strive to be of equal wealth, intelligence, athletic prowess and social status to all around them. Through a process of selective breeding, mankind is perfecting the perfectly average human being. What is not accomplished through arranged marriages is made up for through technological means, the most prominent of which are only showing mind numbing shows on TV, and a headband device worn by all citizens which modulates intelligence, dialing up or down a person's IQ in order to arrive at a 'perfect' 100.
And Then There Was One, 1h27
Directed by David Hugh Jones
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Medical-themed films, HIV/AIDS in film
Actors Amy Madigan, Dennis Boutsikaris, Jennifer Hetrick, Martha Henry, Kenneth Welsh, Richard Monette
Roles Dr. Lloyd
Rating69% 3.480313.480313.480313.480313.48031
Roxy and Vinnie Ventola are a successful television screenwriting couple, who are struggling to conceive a child. Aside from that the couple have the perfect, happy marriage. After years of fertility treatments, the couple manage to conceive a daughter, Miranda, who falls ill with what is at first believed to be the flu, and then pneumonia. However, the underlying cause is soon revealed when the couple learn that their newborn has AIDS. Soon afterward, the two parents are also diagnosed with the virus. The film follows the family as they struggle to deal with the social, spiritual and physical tolls that the disease exacts on its sufferers.
I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, 1h21
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Sheila McCarthy, Paule Baillargeon, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Richard Monette, Patricia Rozema
Roles Clive
Rating68% 3.4431453.4431453.4431453.4431453.443145
The film stars Sheila McCarthy as Polly, a worker for a temporary secretarial agency. Polly serves as the narrator for the film, and there are frequent sequences portraying her whimsical fantasies. Polly lives alone, seems to have no friends and enjoys solitary bicycle rides to undertake her hobby of photography. Despite her clumsiness, lack of education, social awkwardness and inclination to take others' statements literally, all of which have resulted in scarce employment opportunities, Polly is placed as a secretary in a private art gallery owned by Gabrielle (Paule Baillargeon).
Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II, 1h37
Directed by Bruce Pittman, Ron Oliver
Origin Canada
Genres Horror
Themes Ghost films, Serial killer films
Actors Michael Ironside, Justin Louis, Richard Monette, Lisa Schrage, Terri Hawkes
Roles Father Cooper
Rating56% 2.801962.801962.801962.801962.80196
In 1957, seventeen-year-old Mary Lou Maloney (Lisa Schrage) enters a church, where she confesses her sins to the priest (Jay Smith), claiming to have disobeyed her parents, used the Lord's name in vain and had sinful relations with various boys. The pastor tells her that "these are great sins and she should prepare herself for the consequences." Before leaving, Mary Lou tells the priest that she loved every minute of it and leaves her phone number in the confession booth along with a written message: "For a good time call Mary Lou."
Iceman
Iceman (1984)
, 1h40
Directed by Fred Schepisi
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction
Themes La préhistoire
Actors Timothy Tarquin Hutton, Lindsay Crouse, John Lone, Josef Sommer, David Strathairn, Philip Akin
Roles Hogan
Rating60% 3.0491453.0491453.0491453.0491453.049145
Anthropologist Stanley Shephard (Timothy Hutton) is brought to an arctic base when explorers discover the body of a prehistoric man (John Lone) who has been frozen in a block of ice for 40,000 years. After thawing the body to perform an autopsy, scientists discover to their amazement a real possibility to revive him and their attempt to resuscitate the "iceman" proves successful.
Big Zapper
Big Zapper (1973)
, 1h32
Directed by Lindsay Shonteff
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure
Actors Linda Marlowe, Richard Monette, Jack May, William Hootkins, John Salthouse, Carl Forgione
Roles Rock Hard
Rating52% 2.64672.64672.64672.64672.6467
Harriet Zapper est une femme détective privé. Un vieil homme l'emploie pour qu'elle lui retrouve ses enfants disparus.