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The Best Jean-Paul Belmondo Movies

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

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

The Dreamers and Dr. Popaul are included in this list.

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  • 1
    Two Women
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    Two Women

    Sophia Loren, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1960

    Directed byVittorio De Sica

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  • 2
    Cartouche
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    13

    Cartouche

    Claudia Cardinale, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1962

    Directed byPhilippe de Broca

    Cartouche is a 1962 French film directed by Philippe de Broca and starring Jean-Paul Belmondo... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Léon Morin, Priest
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    Léon Morin, Priest

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Emmanuelle Riva

    Released1961

    Directed byJean-Pierre Melville

    Léon Morin, Priest is a 1961 film directed and scripted by Jean-Pierre Melville, and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Mississippi Mermaid
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    4

    Mississippi Mermaid

    Catherine Deneuve, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1969

    Directed byFrançois Truffaut

    Mississippi Mermaid is a 1969 French romantic drama film directed by François Truffaut and... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    A Woman Is a Woman
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    4

    A Woman Is a Woman

    Jeanne Moreau, Anna Karina

    Released1961

    Directed byJean-Luc Godard

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  • 6
    Seven Days... Seven Nights
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    2

    Seven Days... Seven Nights

    Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1960

    Directed byPeter Brook

    Seven Days... Seven Nights is a 1960 French drama film directed by Peter Brook. It was entered... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Breathless
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    13

    Breathless

    Jean Seberg, Jean-Luc Godard

    Released1960

    Directed byJean-Luc Godard

    Breathless is a 1960 French film written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard about a wandering... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Le Doulos
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    Le Doulos

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Michel Piccoli

    Released1962

    Directed byJean-Pierre Melville

    Le Doulos is a 1962 French crime film directed by Jean-Pierre Melville. It was released... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Pierrot le Fou
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    Pierrot le Fou

    Anna Karina, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1965

    Directed byJean-Luc Godard

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  • 10
    Scoumoune
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    Scoumoune

    Claudia Cardinale, Gérard Depardieu

    Released1972

    Directed byJosé Giovanni

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  • 11
    Les Misérables
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    12

    Les Misérables

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Annie Girardot

    Released1995

    Directed byClaude Lelouch

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  • 12
    Casino Royale
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    Casino Royale

    Woody Allen, Ursula Andress

    Released1967

    Directed byVal Guest, Joseph McGrath, Robert Parrish, John Huston, Ken Hughes

    Casino Royale is a 1967 spy comedy film originally produced by Columbia Pictures starring an... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Is Paris Burning?
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    Is Paris Burning?

    Kirk Douglas, Orson Welles

    Released1966

    Directed byRené Clément

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  • 14
    Stavisky...
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    5

    Stavisky...

    Charles Boyer, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1974

    Directed byAlain Resnais

    Stavisky... is a 1974 French film drama based on the life of the financier and embezzler... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Web of Passion
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    2

    Web of Passion

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Antonella Lualdi

    Released1959

    Directed byClaude Chabrol

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  • 16
    The Thief of Paris
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    4

    The Thief of Paris

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Geneviève Bujold

    Released1967

    Directed byLouis Malle

    The Thief of Paris is a 1967 French crime film directed by Louis Malle and starring Jean-Paul... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    That Man from Rio
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    6

    That Man from Rio

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Françoise Dorléac

    Released1964

    Directed byPhilippe de Broca

    That Man From Rio is a 1964 adventure film directed by Philippe de Broca and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Greed in the Sun
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    4

    Greed in the Sun

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Lino Ventura

    Released1964

    Directed byHenri Verneuil

    Greed in the Sun is a 1964 French-Italian adventure film directed by Henri Verneuil. The film... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    The Professional
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    The Professional

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Robert Hossein

    Released1981

    Directed byGeorges Lautner

    Le Professionnel is a 1981 French action thriller film directed by French director Georges... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Up to His Ears
    9
    2

    Up to His Ears

    Ursula Andress, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1965

    Directed byPhilippe de Broca

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  • 21
    The Animal
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    2

    The Animal

    Raquel Welch, Jane Birkin

    Released1977

    Directed byClaude Zidi

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  • 22
    Charlotte and Her Boyfriend
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    4

    Charlotte and Her Boyfriend

    Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1960

    Directed byJean-Luc Godard

    Charlotte and Her Boyfriend is a 13-minute 1960 film by Franco-Swiss director Jean-Luc Godard.... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Borsalino
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    7

    Borsalino

    Alain Delon, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1970

    Directed byJacques Deray

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  • 24
    Le Magnifique
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    Le Magnifique

    Jacqueline Bissett, Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Released1973

    Directed byPhilippe de Broca

    Le Magnifique is a French movie released in 1973, starring Jacqueline Bisset and Jean-Paul... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 25
    One Hundred and One Nights
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    0

    One Hundred and One Nights

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro

    Released1995

    Directed byAgnès Varda

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