film The Best Jean Reno Movies  

Reference
1.7k votes 515 voters 61k views 55 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

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

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

List is made up of films like Subway and The Philosopher.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jean Reno movies?" and "What are the greatest Jean Reno roles of all time?"

Ron Howard and Brian De Palma are among those who have directed Jean Reno at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If Jean Reno movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Ian Holm and Willem Dafoe too.

list ordered by

1
260 11
Léon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jean Reno Movies
Léon Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno Léon: The Professional is a 1994 English-language French action crime thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson. The film stars Jean Reno and Gary Oldman, and features the film ...more

2
74 12
Ranker Video
The Big Blue Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Griffin Dunne The Big Blue is a 1988 English-language film in the French Cinéma du look visual style, made by French director Luc Besson. The film is a heavily fictionalized and dramatized story of the ...more

3
35 3
Ranker Video
Empire of the Wolves Jean Reno, Laura Morante, Arly Jover Empire of the Wolves is a 2005 movie directed by Chris Nahon, written by Christian Clavier, Jean-Christophe Grangé, Chris Nahon and Franck Ollivier, and starring Jean Reno, Arly Jover, ...more

4
90 24
Ranker Video
Ronin Robert De Niro, Sean Bean, Ron Jeremy Ronin is a 1998 American spy thriller action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Robert De Niro, Jean Reno, Natascha McElhone, Stellan Skarsgård, Sean Bean, and Jonathan ...more

5
55 9
Ranker Video
The Crimson Rivers Jean Reno, Vincent Cassel, Dominique Sanda The Crimson Rivers is a 2000 French psychological horror film starring Jean Reno and Vincent Cassel. The film, which was directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, is based on the best-selling novel Les ...more

6
50 8
Ranker Video
Les Visiteurs Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Valérie Lemercier Les Visiteurs is a French fantasy comedy film directed by Jean-Marie Poiré and released in 1993. In this comedy, a 12th-century knight and his servant travel in time to the end of the ...more

7
58 14
Ranker Video
22 Bullets Jean Reno, Kad Merad, Marina Fois "A retired gangster (Reno) is the target of a brutal assassination attempt. He survives to exact violent revenge on those who left him for dead ... but who were they? Produced by Luc ...more

8
40 6
Ranker Video
Hotel Rwanda Nick Nolte, Joaquin Phoenix, Don Cheadle Hotel Rwanda is a 2004 American historical drama film directed by Terry George. It was adapted from a screenplay written by both George and Keir Pearson. It stars Don Cheadle and Sophie Okonedo ...more

9
51 11
Ranker Video
The Da Vinci Code Tom Hanks, Ian McKellen, Audrey Tautou The Da Vinci Code is a 2006 American mystery-thriller film produced by John Calley and Brian Grazer and directed by Ron Howard. The screenplay was written by Akiva Goldsman and adapted from Dan ...more

10
44 8
Ranker Video
Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse Christopher Lee, Jean Reno, Mylène Jampanoï Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse, known as Les Rivières pourpres II: Les anges de l'apocalypse in the French release, is a 2004 thriller-action movie starring Jean Reno, Benoit ...more

11
48 13
Ranker Video
Wasabi Jean Reno, Carole Bouquet, Ryoko Hirosue Wasabi is a 2001 French action-comedy film directed by Gérard Krawczyk and written and produced by Luc Besson. The film stars Jean Reno, Michel Muller and Ryōko Hirosue. In France, it was ...more

12
36 6
Ranker Video
The Chef Jean Reno, Santiago Segura, Julien Boisselier Le Chef is a 2012 French comedy film, directed by Daniel Cohen and starring Jean Reno and Michaël Youn. The film had its international premiere at the 62nd Berlin International Film

Celebrities With Heterochromia Iridis

13
42 10
Ranker Video
Nikita Jean Reno, Jeanne Moreau, Anne Parillaud Nikita, also called La Femme Nikita, is a 1990 Franco-Italian action thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson. Nikita is a teen who robs a pharmacy and murders a policeman. She is ...more

14
20 2
Ranker Video
Roseanna's Grave Jean Reno, Mercedes Ruehl, Polly Walker Roseanna's Grave is a 1997 American romantic dramedy film directed by Paul Weiland. In his review, Roger Ebert concludes that Roseanna's Grave "isn't of much consequence, perhaps, and the ...more

15
34 7
Ranker Video
Ruby & Quentin Jean Reno, Gérard Depardieu, Leonor Varela Ruby & Quentin is a 2003 French comedy-crime caper film, directed by Francis Veber. This film became widespread in China after having been dubbed in Northeastern Mandarin.

16
50 19
Ranker Video
Mission: Impossible Tom Cruise, Jon Voight, Vanessa Redgrave Mission: Impossible is a 1996 American action spy film directed by Brian De Palma, produced by and starring Tom Cruise. Based on the television series of the same name, the plot follows Ethan ...more

17
39 11
Ranker Video
The Pink Panther 2 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Steve Martin, Jeremy Irons The Pink Panther 2 is a 2009 American detective comedy film directed by Harald Zwart. It is the eleventh installment in the The Pink Panther film series and the sequel to the 2006 film The Pink ...more

The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies

18
33 10
Ranker Video
The Pink Panther Beyoncé Knowles, Steve Martin, Jason Statham The Pink Panther is a 2006 American detective comedy film and a reboot of The Pink Panther franchise, marking the tenth installment in the series. In this film, Inspector Jacques Clouseau is ...more

19
30 8
Ranker Video
French Kiss Meg Ryan, Kevin Kline, Jean Reno French Kiss is a 1995 American romantic comedy film directed by Lawrence Kasdan and starring Meg Ryan and Kevin Kline. Written by Adam Brooks, the film is about a woman who flies to France to ...more

20
24 5
Ranker Video
Just Visiting Christina Applegate, Tara Reid, Malcolm McDowell Just Visiting is a 2001 comedy that is a remake of the French film Les Visiteurs, it also serves as a spinoff of the original film and its sequel, Les Visiteurs 2. It stars Jean Reno, Christina ...more

21
17 2
Ranker Video
Subway Jean Reno, Isabelle Adjani, Christopher Lambert Subway is a 1985 French comedy drama film directed by Luc Besson and starring Isabelle Adjani and Christopher Lambert. The film is classified as part of the cinema du look movement.

22
33 13
Godzilla is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jean Reno Movies
Godzilla Matthew Broderick, Hank Azaria, Jean Reno Godzilla is a 1998 American science fiction monster film directed and co-written by Roland Emmerich. A reimagining of the popular Japanese film monster of the same name, the film focuses on a ...more

Sasha Grey's Top 5 Movies of All Time

23
20 4
Ranker Video
Jet Lag Juliette Binoche, Jean Reno, Sergi López i Ayats Jet Lag is a 2002 film starring Juliette Binoche and Jean Reno. It is the second film directed by Danièle Thompson, after the 1999 release La Bûche.

24
20 4
Ranker Video
Flushed Away Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen Flushed Away is a 2006 British/American computer animated action/adventure comedy film directed by David Bowers and Sam Fell. It was made in the partnership between Aardman Animations and ...more

25
18 4
Ranker Video
Couples Retreat Kristen Bell, Malin Åkerman, Vince Vaughn Couples Retreat is a 2009 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Peter Billingsley with contributions to the script by Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Dana Fox, Curtis Hanson, and Greg ...more

26
15 2
Ranker Video
Flyboys James Franco, Jean Reno, Philip Winchester Flyboys is a 2006 British-American war drama film set during World War I, starring James Franco, Martin Henderson, Jean Reno, Jennifer Decker, David Ellison, Abdul Salis, Philip Winchester, and ...more

27
17 4
Ranker Video
Armored Laurence Fishburne, Matt Dillon, Jean Reno Armored is a 2009 American crime thriller film directed by Nimród Antal, written by first-time screenwriter James V. Simpson, and starring Matt Dillon, Jean Reno, Laurence Fishburne, ...more

The 44 Hottest Jennifer Love Hewitt Pics of All Time

28
18 5
Ranker Video
The Visitors II: The Corridors of Time Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Philippe Nahon Les visiteurs 2: Les couloirs du temps is a sequel to the original French film, Les Visiteurs. The film was followed by an American remake of the first Les Visiteurs, Just Visiting. Les ...more

29
11 1
Ranker Video
The Corsican File Jean Reno, Caterina Murino, Christian Clavier L'Enquête Corse, known as The Corsican File in its US release, is a 2004 French comedy film directed by Alain Berbérian. It is based on the comic book of the same name, one of the ...more

30
11 1
Ranker Video
Jaguar Danny Trejo, Jean Reno, Patricia Velásquez Le Jaguar is a 1996 French film directed by Francis Veber starring Jean Reno, Patrick Bruel, Harrison Lowe, and Patricia Velásquez. A shaman from the South American rain forest visits ...more

31
15 3
Ranker Video
Le Dernier Combat Jean Reno, Fritz Wepper, Jean Bouise Le Dernier Combat is a 1983 French film. It was the first feature-film to be directed by Luc Besson, and also features Jean Reno's first prominent role. Music for the film was composed by ...more

32
6 0
Ranker Video
L'Homme Au Masque D'Or Jean Reno, Marlee Matlin

48 Totally Weird Medical Drawings Google Thinks You Need

33
13 3
Ranker Video
Alex Cross Tyler Perry, Rachel Nichols, Matthew Fox I, Alex Cross is a 2012 crime, mystery thriller film directed by Rob Cohen.

34
14 4
Ranker Video
Porco Rosso Akio Ōtsuka, Akemi Okamura, Osamu Saka Porco Rosso is a 1992 Japanese animated adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. It is based on Hikōtei Jidai, a three-part watercolor manga by Miyazaki. The film stars the voices ...more

35
10 1
Ranker Video
Womanlight Romy Schneider, Roberto Benigni, Yves Montand Womanlight is a 1979 film by Costa-Gavras based on the 1977 novel Clair de femme by Romain Gary.

36
10 1
Ranker Video
The Round Up Mélanie Laurent, Jean Reno, Gad Elmaleh The Round Up is a 2010 French film directed by Roselyne Bosch and produced by Alain Goldman. The film stars Mélanie Laurent, Jean Reno, Sylvie Testud and Gad Elmaleh. Based on the true ...more

37
11 2
Ranker Video
Beyond the Clouds John Malkovich, Sophie Marceau, Jean Reno Beyond the Clouds is a 1995 Italian-French-German romance film directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and Wim Wenders and starring John Malkovich, Sophie Marceau, Vincent Perez, Irène Jacob, ...more

39 Gay Celebrities Who've Come Out Since 2000

38
9 1
Ranker Video
The Tiger and the Snow Tom Waits, Jean Reno, Roberto Benigni La tigre e la neve is a 2005 Italian movie starring and directed by Roberto Benigni. The film is a romantic comedy set in contemporary Rome and in occupied Baghdad during the Iraq War. The ...more

39
11 3
Ranker Video
Margaret Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Mark Ruffalo Margaret is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan. The film stars Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Mark Ruffalo, Kieran Culkin, Olivia Thirlby, and Rosemarie DeWitt. Margaret ...more

40
14 6
Ranker Video
Rollerball P!nk, Rebecca Romijn, LL Cool J Rollerball is a 2002 remake of the 1975 science-fiction film of the same name. This updated version stars Chris Klein, Jean Reno, LL Cool J, Rebecca Romijn, and Naveen Andrews. It was directed ...more

41
8 1
Ranker Video
Bullets, Blood & a Fistful of Ca$h Jean Reno, Valeria Golino, Jean Dujardin Bullets, Blood & a Fistful of Ca$h is a 2006 Action Crime Fiction film written and directed by Sam Akina.

42
8 1
Ranker Video
Le Premier Cercle Jean Reno, Gaspard Ulliel, Vahina Giocante Le Premier Cercle, also known as Inside Ring and "The Dead List" in English and as Ultimate Heist on USA video, is a 2009 French-language film by Laurent Tuel. It tells the story of ...more

The Best Cartoons of All Time

43
8 1
Ranker Video
L'opération Corned-Beef Jean Reno, Valérie Lemercier L'opération Corned-Beef is a 1991 action film directed by Jean-Marie Poiré.

44
14 7
Ranker Video
The Newton Boys Cameron Diaz, Matthew McConaughey, Liam Neeson The Newton Boys is a 1998 American comedy-drama film based on the true story of the Newton Gang, a family of bank robbers from Uvalde, Texas. The film stars Matthew McConaughey, Skeet Ulrich, ...more

45
7 1
Ranker Video
The Passerby Jean Reno, Romy Schneider, Michel Piccoli The Passerby is a 1982 French film directed by Jacques Rouffio, based on the 1936 novel on the same name by Joseph Kessel, and starring Romy Schneider and Michel Piccoli. It was the last film of ...more

46
7 1
Ranker Video
You Don't Choose Your Family Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Helena Noguerra You Don't Choose Your Family is a 2011 comedy film written by Christian Clavier and Michel Delgado and directed by Christian Clavier.

47
8 3
Ranker Video
L'avant dernier Jean Reno, Luc Besson, Pierre Jolivet L'avant dernier is a 1981 dramatic sci-fi short film written by Luc Besson and Pierre Jolivet and directed by Luc Besson.

48
6 1
Loulou Graffiti is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Jean Reno Movies
Loulou Graffiti Jean Reno

49
6 1
Ranker Video
I Love You Jean Reno, Christopher Lambert, Eddy Mitchell I Love You is a 1986 French-Italian drama film directed by Marco Ferreri. It was entered into the 1986 Cannes Film Festival.

50
4 0
Ranker Video
The Hypothesis of the Stolen Painting Jean Reno, Jean Rougeul, Bernard Daillencourt The Hypothesis of the Stolen Painting is a 1979 French mystery film directed by Raúl Ruiz.