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The Best Jane Birkin Movies 

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

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

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Jimmy Page, Vanessa Redgrave, Jeff Beck

Released: 1966

Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni

Blowup, or Blow-Up, is a 1966 film directed by Michelangelo Antonioni about a fashion photographer, played by David Hemmings, who believes he has unwittingly captured an incident on film. It was ...more

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Bette Davis, Maggie Smith, Angela Lansbury

Released: 1978

Directed by: John Guillermin

This film is a 1978 British film based on the Agatha Christie mystery novel of the same name, directed by John Guillermin and adapted by Anthony Shaffer. The film features the Belgian detective ...more

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Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Jane Birkin

Released: 1969

Directed by: Jacques Deray

La Piscine is a 1969 Italian-French film directed by Jacques Deray, starring Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Maurice Ronet and Jane Birkin. Set in summertime on the Côte d'Azur, it is a drama ...more
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Je t'aime moi non plus Gérard Depardieu, Jane Birkin, Joe Dallesandro

Released: 1976

Directed by: Serge Gainsbourg

Je t'aime moi non plus is a 1976 feature film written, directed, and musically scored by Serge Gainsbourg, starring Jane Birkin, Hugues Quester and Joe Dallesandro, and featuring a cameo by ...more
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Maggie Smith, Diana Rigg, Peter Ustinov

Released: 1982

Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Evil Under the Sun is a 1982 British mystery film based on the 1941 novel of the same name by Agatha Christie.

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Dianne Wiest, Jerry Hall, Jane Birkin

Released: 2002

Directed by: Andrew Litvack

Merci Docteur Rey is a 2002 Merchant Ivory's gay comedy film directed by Andrew Litvack, starring Dianne Wiest and Jane Birkin. Filmed in Paris.
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Jane Birkin, Jean Rochefort, Stéphane Audran

Directed by: Michel Audiard

Comment réussir quand on est con et pleurnichard is a French comedy film directed by Michel Audiard, released in 1974. It is notable as the first film with actor Jean-Claude Dreyfus. ...more
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Kris Kristofferson, Leelee Sobieski, Michelle Fairley

Released: 1998

Directed by: James Ivory

A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries is a 1998 drama film directed by James Ivory and written by James Ivory and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. It stars Kris Kristofferson, Barbara Hershey, Leelee Sobieski ...more
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Jane Birkin, Geraldine Chaplin, Barbet Schroeder

Released: 1984

Directed by: Jacques Rivette

Love on the Ground is a 1984 French film directed by Jacques Rivette. The film stars Jane Birkin, Geraldine Chaplin, André Dussollier and Jean-Pierre Kalfon. It was released in France on ...more
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Jane Birkin, Lambert Wilson, Agnès Jaoui

Released: 1997

Directed by: Alain Resnais

Same Old Song is a 1997 French film. It was directed by Alain Resnais, and written by Agnès Jaoui and Jean-Pierre Bacri. Jaoui and Bacri also starred in the film with Sabine Azéma, ...more
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Romy Schneider, Jane Birkin, Jean-Louis Trintignant

Released: 1974

Directed by: Michel Deville

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Jean-Luc Godard, Jane Birkin, Dominique Lavanant

Released: 1987

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Keep Your Right Up is a 1987 film, written, directed by, and starring French Swiss filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard. Soigne ta droite is a phrase from boxing - a trainer's call to "keep your right ...more
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Emmanuelle Béart, Jane Birkin, Michel Piccoli

Released: 1991

Directed by: Jacques Rivette

La Belle Noiseuse is a 1991 film directed by Jacques Rivette and starring Michel Piccoli, Jane Birkin, and Emmanuelle Béart. Its title means "The Beautiful Troublemaker". The ...more

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Jane Birkin, Anita Pallenberg, Irene Handl

Released: 1968

Directed by: Joe Massot

Wonderwall is a 1968 film by first-time director Joe Massot that stars Jane Birkin, Jack MacGowran, and Iain Quarrier, and features Richard Wattis and Irene Handl, and a cameo by Dutch ...more
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John Hurt, Jane Birkin, Adèle Exarchopoulos

Released: 2007

Directed by: Jane Birkin

Boxes is a 2007 French film and the directorial debut of Jane Birkin. Birkin also stars alongside Geraldine Chaplin and Michel Piccoli. The film is based on Birkin's own family life, chronicling ...more
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Slogan Jane Birkin, Serge Gainsbourg, James Mitchell

Released: 1969

Directed by: Pierre Grimblat

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Dirk Bogarde, Jane Birkin, Sophie Dalezio

Released: 1990

Directed by: Bertrand Tavernier

Daddy Nostalgie, or Daddy Nostalgia in the United Kingdom and the USA, is a 1990 French drama film directed by Bertrand Tavernier. It was entered into the 1990 Cannes Film Festival and is Dirk ...more
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Jane Birkin, Serge Gainsbourg, Anton Diffring

Released: 1973

Directed by: Antonio Margheriti

Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye is a 1973 Italian-French giallo-horror film directed by Antonio Margheriti.
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Jane Birkin, Sergio Castellitto, Julie-Marie Parmentier

Released: 2009

Directed by: Jacques Rivette

Around a Small Mountain is a 2009 French-language drama film directed by Jacques Rivette and starring Jane Birkin and Sergio Castellitto. It was screened in the main competition at the 66th ...more
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The Pirate Jane Birkin, Philippe Léotard, Maruschka Detmers

Released: 1984

Directed by: Jacques Doillon

The Pirate is a 1984 French drama film directed by Jacques Doillon. It was entered in the 1984 Cannes Film Festival.
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Thelma, Louise and Chantal Jane Birkin, Thierry Lhermitte, Sébastien Huberdeau

Released: 2010

Directed by: Benoît Pétré

Thelma, Louise and Chantal is a 2010 comedy film written and directed by Benoît Pétré.
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Brigitte Bardot, Jane Birkin, Robert Hossein

Released: 1973

Directed by: Roger Vadim

Don Juan, or If Don Juan Were a Woman is a 1973 French-Italian drama film by Roger Vadim. It sees Vadim reunite with his leading lady and ex-wife Brigitte Bardot for their fifth film together. ...more
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Cinderella Kathleen Turner, Jane Birkin, Lucy Punch

Released: 2000

Directed by: Beeban Kidron

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Si tu meurs, je te tue Jane Birkin, Mylène Demongeot, Golshifteh Farahani

Released: 2011

Directed by: Huner Saleem

Si tu meurs, je te tue is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Hiner Saleem.
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Egon Schiele – Exzess und Bestrafung Jane Birkin, Christine Kaufmann, Mathieu Carrière

Released: 1980

Directed by: Herbert Vesely

Egon Schiele – Exzess und Bestrafung, also known as Egon Schiele – Excess and Punishment and Egon Schiele, enfer et passion is a 1980 film based on the life of the Austrian artist Egon Schiele. ...more