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"Alphaville": Alphaville: une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution is a 1965 black-and-white French science fiction film noir directed by Jean-Luc Godard. It stars Eddie Constantine, Anna Karina, Howard Vernon and Akim Tamiroff. The film won the Golden Bear award of the 15th Berlin International Film Festival in 1965.


  1. "Alphaville" is a musical album of Government Alpha.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  2. "Alphaville" is a musical EP of Kidnap Kid.
    • released in
  3. "Alphaville" is a musical album of Bryan Ferry.


  1. Alphaville a.k.a. Ricky Echolette is a former member of the German synthpop group Alphaville.
  2. Alphaville a.k.a. Martin Lister is a composer and actor.


  1. Alphaville is a German group which gained popularity in the 1980s. The founding members were lead singer Marian Gold, Bernhard Lloyd, and Frank Mertens. The band was at first named "Forever Young" before changing to "Alphaville". They achieved chart success with the singles "Big in Japan", "Jet Set", "Dance With Me" and "Forever Young".
    • also known as a Ville, Alpha Ville, Alfaville
    • members:
    • genres: Synthpop, New Wave, New Romanticism
    • albums: "Catching Rays on Giant", "CrazyShow Excerpts", "Forever Young", "Afternoons in Utopia", "The Breathtaking Blue", "Prostitute", "Salvation", "Crazy Show", "The Singles Collection", "First Harvest 1984-92", "Wishful Thinking", "Dreamscapes", "Soul Messiah", "Stark Naked and Absolutely Live", "Forever Pop", "Dreamscape 10en", "Dreamscape 9ine", "Forever Young: The Very Best", "Greatest Hits", "The Best of Alphaville", "Big in Japan", "Visions of Dreamscapes", "Little America", "History", "Dreamscapes Revisited", "Alphaville Amiga Compilation", "MoonOffice Compilation", "Forever Pop and More", "Dreamscape 11leven", "Dreamscape 12welve", "Flame", "Dance With Me (Paul Van Dyk remix)", "Big in Japan (Swemix remix)", "Song for No One", "Fools", "I Die For You Today", "Sounds Like a Melody"
    • official website:
  2. Alphaville is a musical group.
    • albums: "Palacio de invierno", "Catástrofes del corazón", "Paisajes nocturnos", "El desprecio", "Después de la derrota", "De máscaras y enigmas", "La escalera"


Alphaville is a TV program, begun in (5 years ago).

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Google previewThe Films of Jean-Luc Godard (1997)

by Wheeler W. Dixon

Alphaville is a compelling ...

Google previewQuotation and Cultural Meaning in Twentieth-Century Music (2003)

by David Metzer

Alphaville is a city ruled by a computer, Alpha 60, which controls not only the daily running of the city but ...

Google previewThe Liverpool Companion to World Science Fiction Film (2014)

by Sonja Fritzsche

Alphaville is a hybrid film as puzzling as its director's creative process that includes the improvisation of dialogues, which seems to be in contradiction to a science fiction plot. The plot follows the mission of Lemmy Caution, who is supposed to ...

Google previewCity Images:Perspect/Literat P (2013)

by Caws,

Alphaville is a Necropolis, a city of the living dead where electronic storage and transmission have entirely replaced human memory and narrative. This scenario shows us, writ large, what Baudelaire's poem implies, writ small. Baudelaire's ...

Google previewFilm, a Modern Art (1986)

by Aaron Sultanik

Godard's Alphaville is an ingenious, ephemeral film whose irony derives from its combining various popular genres and motifs. The difference between Godard's seriocomic parable and other Lemmy Caution thrillers is that Godard takes a ...

Google previewThe New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry (2014)

by Anthony Slide

ALPHAVILLE is an independent production company founded in March 1992 by Sean Daniel and Jim Jacks, and initially based at ...

Google previewDictionary of Films (1972)

by Georges Sadoul, Peter Morris

*ALPHAVILLE, UNE ETRANGE AVENTURE DE LEMMY CAUTION alphaville France/Italy 1965. Dir /Seen Jean-Luc Godard Photog Raoul Coutard Mus Paul Mizraki Ed Agnes Guillemot Cast Eddy Constantine, Anna Karina, Akim Tamiroff, ...

Google previewThe Routledge Encyclopedia of Films (2014)

by Sabine Haenni, Sarah Barrow, John White

Alphaville (JeanLuc Godard, 1965) and Belle de Jour (Luis Buñuel, 1967) were selling tickets almost as fast as they were ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Utopianism (2017)

by Toby Widdicombe, Andrea Kross

Jean-Luc Godard's film Alphaville released.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Hong Kong Cinema (2007)

by Lisa Odham Stokes

borrows from J ean-Luc Godard's Alphaville in setting a futuristic story here and now. Like Love Will Tear Us Apart, relationships between four characters are explored, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantastic Film (2000)

Ali Baba to Zombies by R. G. Young

Girvin Minor SF-thriller: Gov't tries to contain extraterrestrial virus Alphaville, line Etranqe Aventure de Lemmy Caution (Alphaville, A Strange Adventure ...

Google previewThe Wiley-Blackwell Dictionary of Modern European History Since 1789 (2011)

by Nicholas Atkin, Michael Biddiss, Frank Tallett

The designs of these developments were self-consciously modern, functional, and soulless, and were skillfully satirized in Jean Luc Godard's 1965 film, Alphaville. Rarely were people asked whether they wanted to live there. Those able to get ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Sixties Cool (2007)

A Celebration of the Grooviest People, Events, and Artifacts of the 1960s by Chris Strodder

Alphaville ('65) The Angry Red Planet ('60) Fahrenheit ...

Google previewThe Francis Ford Coppola Encyclopedia (2010)

by James M. Welsh, Gene D. Phillips, Rodney F. Hill

” References abound to other films and filmmakers— including Godard's Alphaville (1965), Truffaut's Dayfor ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1P3H4A1V4I1L1L1E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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