The Best Franka Potente Movies 

Updated June 11, 2019 162 votes 50 voters 4.8k views 27 items

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

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

This list is made up of a variety of films, including Downhill City and Baba's Song.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Franka Potente movies?" and "What are the greatest Franka Potente roles of all time?"
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Matt Damon, Clive Owen, Julia Stiles

Released: 2002

Directed by: Doug Liman

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Franka Potente, Armin Rohde, Moritz Bleibtreu

Released: 1998

Directed by: Tom Tykwer

Run Lola Run is a 1998 German thriller film written and directed by Tom Tykwer and starring Franka Potente as Lola and Moritz Bleibtreu as Manni. The story follows a woman who needs to obtain ...more

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Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Michelle Monaghan

Released: 2004

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

The Bourne Supremacy is a 2004 American-German action and spy film starring Robert Ludlum's Jason Bourne character. Though it takes the name of the second Bourne novel, its plot is entirely ...more

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Franka Potente, Ludger Pistor, Benno Fürmann

Released: 2000

Directed by: Tom Tykwer

The Princess and the Warrior is a 2000 German drama film written and directed by Tom Tykwer with Franka Potente, star of his previous movie Run Lola Run, in a leading role. It follows the life ...more
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Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

Released: 2001

Directed by: Ted Demme

Blow is a 2001 American biopic about the American smuggler George Jung, directed by Ted Demme. David McKenna and Nick Cassavetes adapted Bruce Porter's 1993 book for the screenplay. It is based ...more

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Franka Potente, Jeremy Sheffield, Joe Anderson

Released: 2004

Directed by: Christopher Smith

Creep is a 2004 independent British horror film written and directed by Christopher Smith, about a woman locked in overnight on the London Underground who finds herself being stalked by a ...more
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Christina Ricci, Vince Vaughn, Lake Bell

Released: 2003

Directed by: Adam Goldberg

I Love Your Work is an American psychological thriller film completed in 2003 and released theatrically in 2005. The film was directed by Adam Goldberg and written by Goldberg and Adrian ...more
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Franka Potente, Sabrina Setlur, Benno Fürmann

Released: 2000

Directed by: Stefan Ruzowitzky

Anatomy is a 2000 German horror film written and directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky that stars Franka Potente. A sequel, Anatomy 2 was released in 2003. The film enjoyed a huge box office success in ...more
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Franka Potente, Nina Hoss, Moritz Bleibtreu

Released: 2006

Directed by: Oskar Roehler

Atomised is a 2006 German film based on the novel Les Particules élémentaires by Michel Houellebecq. The film was written and directed by Oskar Roehler and produced by Oliver ...more
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Mandy Moore, Debbie Harry, Elijah Wood

Released: 2002

Directed by: Jeffrey Porter

All I Want is a 2002 coming-of-age dramedy film, directed by Jeffrey Porter and written by Charles Kephart. It stars Elijah Wood, Franka Potente, and Mandy Moore. The film premiered at the ...more
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John Cusack, Gong Li, David Morse

Released: 2010

Directed by: Mikael Håfström

Shanghai is a 2010 American mystery/thriller neo-noir film directed by Mikael Håfström, starring John Cusack and Gong Li. The film was released in China on June 17, 2010. It has never ...more
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Our Island in the South Pacific Franka Potente, Herbert Knaup

Released: 1999

Directed by: Thomas Bahmann

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Eric Bana, Franka Potente, Kodi Smit-McPhee

Released: 2007

Directed by: Richard Roxburgh

Romulus, My Father is a 2007 Australian drama film directed by Richard Roxburgh. Based on the memoir by Raimond Gaita, the film tells the story of Romulus and his wife Christine, and their ...more
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Benicio del Toro, Demián Bichir, Rodrigo Santoro

Released: 2008

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

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Franka Potente, Nina Petri, Carla Weindler

Released: 1998

Directed by: Doris Dörrie

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Beate Uhse Franka Potente, Sylvester Groth, Josefine Preuß

Released: 2011

Directed by: Hansjörg Thurn

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Small Lights Franka Potente, Stephanie Stumph, Agnese Zeltiņa

Released: 2010

Directed by: Josef Rusnak

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Franka Potente, Heike Makatsch, Agust Diehl

Released: 2003

Directed by: Stefan Ruzowitzky

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Franka Potente, Heiner Lauterbach

Released: 1998

Directed by: Urs Egger

Opernball is a 1998 made-for-TV movie by Urs Egger based on a 1995 novel by Austrian writer Josef Haslinger in which thousands of people are killed in a Neo-Nazi terrorist attack taking place ...more
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Schlaraffenland Franka Potente

Released: 1999

Directed by: Friedemann Fromm

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Stephen Fry, Franka Potente, Thomas Kretschmann

Released: 2007

Directed by: Robert Young

Eichmann is a biographical film detailing the interrogation of Adolf Eichmann. Directed by Robert Young, the film stars Thomas Kretschmann as Eichmann and Troy Garity as Eichmann's Israeli ...more
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After Five in the Forest Primeval Franka Potente, Dagmar Manzel, Johann von Bülow

Released: 1996

Directed by: Hans-Christian Schmid

After Five in the Forest Primeval, sometimes also known as It's a Jungle Out There, is a 1995 German romantic comedy film directed by Hans-Christian Schmid and starring Franka Potente in her ...more
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The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part II Vaux To The Sea Isabella Rossellini, Franka Potente

Released: 2004

Directed by: Peter Greenaway

The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part II Vaux To The Sea is a 2004 adventure biography comedy film directed and written by Peter Greenaway.
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Downhill City Franka Potente

Released: 1999

Directed by: Hannu Salonen

Downhill City is a 1999 drama film written and directed by Hannu Salonen.
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Franka Potente, Ulrich Thomsen, Hilmir Snær Guðnason

Released: 2003

Directed by: Rolf Schübel

Blueprint is a 2003 German drama film directed by Rolf Schübel. It is based on the novel written by Charlotte Kerner. The film raises the ethical issue of human cloning.