The Best Claudia Cardinale Movies  

669 votes 141 voters 19k views 87 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

List of the best Claudia Cardinale movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Claudia Cardinale's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Claudia Cardinale movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Claudia Cardinale movies will be at the top of the list. Claudia Cardinale has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Claudia Cardinale movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Claudia Cardinale films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Claudia Cardinale role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Claudia Cardinale performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

The list you're viewing is made up of films like The Red Tent and Austerlitz.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Claudia Cardinale movies?" and "What are the greatest Claudia Cardinale roles of all time?"

Federico Fellini and Werner Herzog have both worked with Claudia Cardinale over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If Claudia Cardinale movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Alan Ladd and Shelley Duvall too.

Ranker Video
Henry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale, Charles Bronson
Once Upon a Time in the West is a 1968 Italian/American epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone for Paramount Pictures. It stars Henry Fonda cast against type as the villain, ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon
The Leopard is a 1963 Italian film by director Luchino Visconti, based on Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa's novel of the same name.
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Marcello Mastroianni, Barbara Steele
8½ is a 1963 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Federico Fellini. Co-scripted by Fellini, Tullio Pinelli, Ennio Flaiano, and Brunello Rondi, it stars Marcello Mastroianni as Guido ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Gian Maria Volonté, Jacques Perrin
Girl with a Suitcase is a 1961 Italian romantic drama film by Italian Director Valerio Zurlini starring Claudia Cardinale as a naive nightclub singer who lives on the good will of others. It was ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin
The Professionals is a 1966 American western starring Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Claudia Cardinale, Robert Ryan, and Woody Strode. The supporting cast includes Jack Palance and Ralph Bellamy ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Rochefort
Cartouche is a 1962 French film directed by Philippe de Broca and starring Jean-Paul Belmondo and Claudia Cardinale.
Ranker Video
Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven
The Pink Panther is a 1963 Technicolor American comedy film filmed in 70mm Super Technirama directed by Blake Edwards and co-written by Edwards and Maurice Richlin, starring David Niven, Peter ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Klaus Kinski, Milton Nascimento
Fitzcarraldo is a 1982 West German adventure-drama film written and directed by Werner Herzog and starring Klaus Kinski as the title character. It portrays would-be rubber baron Brian Sweeney ...more
The Hell with Heroes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Claudia Cardinale Movies
The Hell with Heroes Claudia Cardinale, Rod Taylor, Kevin McCarthy
The Hell with Heroes is a 1968 film directed by Joseph Sargent set in Africa immediately after World War II. Although by this stage Rod Taylor was a reasonably big film star, the producers could ...more
Ranker Video
John Wayne, Rita Hayworth, Claudia Cardinale
Circus World is a 1964 drama film starring John Wayne, Claudia Cardinale and Rita Hayworth. It was directed by Henry Hathaway and produced by Samuel Bronston, with a screenplay by Ben Hecht, ...more
Ranker Video
Orson Welles, Claudia Cardinale, Jack Palance
Austerlitz is a 1960 film directed by Abel Gance and starring Jean Marais, Rossano Brazzi, Jack Palance, Claudia Cardinale, Vittorio de Sica, Orson Welles, Leslie Caron and Elvire Popesco. ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Lee J. Cobb, Franco Nero
Il giorno della civetta is a 1968 Italian mafia crime thriller film directed by Damiano Damiani. Inspired by Leonardo Sciascia's novel with same title, it stars Claudia Cardinale and Franco ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Helmut Berger
Conversation Piece is a 1974 film by Italian director Luchino Visconti. The film features an international cast including the American actor Burt Lancaster, the Austrian Helmut Berger and the ...more
A Fine Pair is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Claudia Cardinale Movies
A Fine Pair Claudia Cardinale, Rock Hudson, Ellen Corby
A Fine Pair is a 1968 Italian crime-comedy film directed by Francesco Maselli. It stars Rock Hudson and Claudia Cardinale.
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Marcello Mastroianni, Tomas Milian
Il bell'Antonio is a 1960 Italian-French drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. The film is a based on a novel by Vitaliano Brancati and adapted for the screen by Pier Paolo Pasolini and Gino ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Michael Craig, Ferdinando Scarfiotti
Vaghe stelle dell'Orsa is a 1965 Italian film directed by Luchino Visconti. It was released as Sandra in the USA and as Of These Thousand Pleasures in the UK.
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Alain Delon, Annie Girardot
Rocco e i suoi fratelli is a 1960 Italian film directed by Luchino Visconti, inspired by an episode from the novel Il ponte della Ghisolfa by Giovanni Testori. Set in Milan, it tells the story ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Marcello Mastroianni, Vittorio Gassman
Big Deal on Madonna Street is a 1958 Italian criminal-comedy film, directed by Mario Monicelli, and considered to be among the masterpieces of Italian cinema. Its original title translates as ...more
Ranker Video
Raquel Welch, Claudia Cardinale, Monica Vitti
The Queens is a 1966 comedy film directed by Mauro Bolognini, Mario Monicelli, Antonio Pietrangeli and Luciano Salce.
Ranker Video
John Duttine, Claudia Cardinale, Donald Pleasence
Jesus of Nazareth is a 1977 British-Italian television miniseries directed by Franco Zeffirelli and co-written by Zeffirelli, Anthony Burgess, and Suso Cecchi d'Amico which dramatises the birth, ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, George Chakiris, Ugo Chiti
La ragazza di Bube is a 1963 Italian crime film drama directed by Luigi Comencini and starring Claudia Cardinale and George Chakiris. In terms of plot the film is a relatively faithful ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Pietro Germi
The Lovemakers is a 1961 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini based on a novel by Mario Pratesi. The film stars Claudia Cardinale and Jean-Paul Belmondo. It was entered into the 1961 ...more
Ranker Video
Burt Lancaster, Bruce Dern, Peter Falk
Castle Keep is a "firmly pro- and anti-war" 1969 American war film combining surrealism with tragic realism. It was directed by Sydney Pollack and starred Burt Lancaster, Patrick ...more
Ranker Video
Claudia Cardinale, Sharon Tate, Tony Curtis
Don't Make Waves is a 1967 American sex farce starring Tony Curtis, Claudia Cardinale, Dave Draper and Sharon Tate. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the film was directed by Alexander ...more
Ranker Video
Roger Moore, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven
Escape to Athena is a British adventure war film released in 1979, directed and co-authored by George Pan Cosmatos and produced by Lew Grade's ITC Entertainment. The international cast included ...more