The Best Franco Nero Movies

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List of the best Franco Nero movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Franco Nero'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 Franco Nero movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Franco Nero movies will be at the top of the list. Franco Nero has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Franco Nero movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Franco Nero films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Detective Belli and Cars 2 are included in this list.

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  • A Quiet Place in the Country
    Franco Nero, Vanessa Redgrave, Georges Geret
    13 votes
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Elio Petri
    After enduring a series of nightmares, painter Leonardo Ferri (Franco Nero) decides he needs to get out of Milan. His agent and sometime lover, Flavia (Vanessa Redgrave), is able to find a remote ...more
  • The Virgin and the Gypsy
    Honor Blackman, Franco Nero, Kay Walsh
    18 votes
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Christopher Miles
    The Virgin and the Gypsy is a 1970 British drama film directed by Christopher Miles, based on the novel of the same name. It was screened at the 1970 Cannes Film Festival, but wasn't entered into the ...more
  • The Salamander
    Christopher Lee, Claudia Cardinale, Eli Wallach
    16 votes
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Peter Zinner
    The Salamander is a 1981 thriller film directed by Peter Zinner, at his directional debut. The film is based on a novel with the same name by Morris West.

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  • Camelot
    Richard Harris, Vanessa Redgrave, Franco Nero
    24 votes
    • Released: 1967
    • Directed by: Joshua Logan
    After the arranged marriage of Arthur (Richard Harris) and Guinevere (Vanessa Redgrave), the king gathers the noble knights of the realm to his Round Table. The dashing and stalwart Lancelot (Franco ...more

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  • Letters to Juliet
    Amanda Seyfried, Vanessa Redgrave, Christopher Egan
    11 votes
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Gary Winick
    While visiting Verona, Italy, with her busy fiance, a young woman named Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) visits a wall where the heartbroken leave notes to Shakespeare's tragic heroine, Juliet Capulet. ...more

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  • Tristana
    Catherine Deneuve, Franco Nero, Fernando Rey
    19 votes
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Luis Buñuel
    Tristana is a 1970 Spanish film directed by Luis Buñuel. Based on the eponymous novel by Benito Pérez Galdós, it stars Catherine Deneuve and Fernando Rey and was shot in Toledo, Spain. The voices of ...more