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The Best Jean Marais Movies  

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

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

A list made up of films like S.O.S. Noronha and Napoléon II l'Aiglon.

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Jean Cocteau, Jean Marais, Josette Day
Beauty and the Beast is a 1946 French romantic fantasy film adaptation of the traditional fairy tale of the same name, written by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont and published in 1757 as part ...more
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Jean Marais, François Périer, María Casares
Orpheus is a 1950 French film directed by Jean Cocteau and starring Jean Marais. This film is the central part of Cocteau's Orphic Trilogy, which consists of The Blood of a Poet, Orpheus and ...more
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Inside a Girls' Dormitory Louis de Funès, Jean Marais, Françoise Arnoul
Inside a Girls' Dormitory is a 1953 film directed by Henri Decoin.
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Man from Cocody is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jean Marais Movies
Man from Cocody Jean Marais, Maria Grazia Buccella, Liselotte Pulver
Man from Cocody is a French adventure film from 1965 set in Cocody, Ivory Coast. It was directed by Christian-Jaque, written by Christian-Jaque and Jacques Emmanuel, starring Jean Marais. The ...more
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The Eternal Return is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jean Marais Movies
Jean Marais
L'Éternel retour is a French drama romance film from 1943, directed by Jean Delannoy, written by Jean Cocteau, starring Madeleine Sologne and Jean Marais. In United Kingdom, the film was ...more
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Captain Fracasse Louis de Funès, Jean Marais
Le Capitaine Fracasse English: Captain Fracasse, is a French adventure film from 1961, directed by Pierre Gaspard-Huit, written by Pierre Gaspard-Huit and Pierre Gaspard-Huit, starring Jean ...more
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Les Mystères de Paris is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jean Marais Movies
Les Mystères de Paris Jean Marais, Dany Robin, Jill Haworth
Les Mystères de Paris is a French-Italian film from 1962, set in Paris. It was directed by André Hunebelle, written by Diego Fabbri and Pierre Foucaud, starring Jean Marais. The ...more
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Captain Blood Elsa Martinelli, Bourvil, Jean Marais
Captain Blood is a 1960 French-Italian swashbuckler film directed by André Hunebelle and starring Jean Marais, Bourvil, Elsa Martinelli and Lise Delamare. It is based on a novel by Michel
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Every Day Has Its Secret Jean Marais, Françoise Fabian, Danièle Delorme
Chaque jour a son secret is a French thriller film from 1958, directed by Claude Boissol, written by Paul Andréota, starring Jean Marais. The scenario was based on a novel of Maria Luisa
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S.O.S. Noronha is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jean Marais Movies
S.O.S. Noronha Jean Marais, Daniel Ivernel
S.O.S. Noronha is a French adventure film from 1957, directed by Georges Rouquier, written by Pierre Boileau, starring Jean Marais. The scenario was based on a novel of Pierre Viré.
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Napoléon II l'Aiglon Jean Marais
Napoléon II l'Aiglon is a French drama film from 1961, directed by Claude Boissol, written by Paul Andréota, starring Bernard Verley and Jean Marais. The scenario was based on a ...more
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Louis de Funès, Mylène Demongeot, Jean Marais
Fantômas is a 1964 French film starring Jean Marais as the arch villain with the same name opposite Louis de Funès as the earnest but outclassed commissaire Paul Juve. In the film ...more
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Les Amants de minuit Jean Marais
Les Amants de minuit is a French comedy drama film from 1953, directed by Roger Richebé, written by Jacques Sigurd, starring Cécilia Bert and Jean Marais. In United Kingdom the ...more
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Claudine Auger, Sylva Koscina, Jean Marais
Le Masque de fer was a French film directed by Henri Decoin, released in 1962 and inspired by the story of The Man in the Iron Mask, as well as the novels by Alexandre Dumas: The Three ...more
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Danielle Darrieux, Gérard Philipe, Jean Marais
If Paris Were Told to Us is a 1956 French historical film directed and written by Sacha Guitry. The Admissions in France were 2,813,682 people.
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School for Love Brigitte Bardot, Jean Marais
School for Love is a French drama film from 1955, directed by Marc Allégret, written by Marc Allégret, starring Brigitte Bardot and Jean Marais. The scenario was based on a novel ...more
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Julietta Jeanne Moreau, Jean Marais, Dany Robin
Julietta is a French comedy comedy romance film from 1953, directed by Marc Allégret, written by Françoise Giroud, starring Dany Robin and Jean Marais. Film was based on a novel of ...more
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Jean-Paul Belmondo, Annie Girardot, Jean Marais
Les Misérables is a 1995 film written and directed by Claude Lelouch. Set in France during the first half of the 20th century, it concerns a poor and illiterate man Henri Fortin who is ...more
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Catherine Deneuve, Jean Marais, Jacques Perrin
Peau d'Âne is a 1970 French musical film directed by Jacques Demy. It is also known by the English titles Once Upon a Time and The Magic Donkey. The film was adapted by Demy from ...more
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Sept hommes et une garce Marilù Tolo, Jean Marais
Sept hommes et une garce is a French adventure film from 1967. It was directed by Bernard Borderie, written by Bernard Borderie and Mireille de Tissot, starring Jean Marais and Marilù ...more
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Louis de Funès, Mylène Demongeot, Jean Marais
Fantômas contre Scotland Yard is the final installment of a trilogy of films starring Jean Marais as the arch villain with the same name opposite Louis de Funès as the earnest but ...more
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Typhoon Over Nagasaki Danielle Darrieux, Jean Marais
Typhon sur Nagasaki is a French drama romance film from 1957, directed by Yves Ciampi, written by Jean-Charles Tacchella, starring Jean Marais. The film was known under the title "Typhoon ...more
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Basil Rathbone, Jeanne Crain, Jean Marais
Pontius Pilate is an Italian drama film from 1962, directed by Gian Paolo Callegari and Irving Rapper, written by Oreste Biancoli, starring Jean Marais and Jeanne Crain. The film was known under ...more
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Le Paria Jean Marais, Marie-José Nat
Le Paria is a French action film from 1969. It was directed by Claude Carliez, written by Claude Rank, starring Jean Marais and Marie-José Nat. The film was also known under the title ...more
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Pleins feux sur Stanislas Jean Marais
Pleins feux sur Stanislas is a French comedy thriller film from 1965. It was directed by Jean-Charles Dudrumet, written by Michel Cousin and Jean-Charles Dudrumet, starring Jean Marais. The film ...more