The Best Jean Reno Movies 

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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.

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Léon: The Profess... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jean Reno Movies
Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

Released: 1994

Directed by: Luc Besson

Léon: The Professional is a 1994 English-language French action thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson. The film stars Jean Reno and Gary Oldman, and features the film debut of ...more

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Robert De Niro, Sean Bean, Ron Jeremy

Released: 1998

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

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

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Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Griffin Dunne

Released: 1988

Directed by: Luc Besson

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Jean Reno, Vincent Cassel, Dominique Sanda

Released: 2000

Directed by: Mathieu Kassovitz

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
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Jean Reno, Kad Merad, Marina Fois

Released: 2010

Directed by: Richard Berry

"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
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Tom Hanks, Ian McKellen, Audrey Tautou

Released: 2006

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Jean Reno, Carole Bouquet, Ryoko Hirosue

Released: 2001

Directed by: Gérard Krawczyk

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

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Les Visiteurs Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Valérie Lemercier

Released: 1993

Directed by: Jean-Marie Poiré

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
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Jean Reno, Jeanne Moreau, Anne Parillaud

Released: 1990

Directed by: Luc Besson

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 takes out a policeman. She is ...more
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Christopher Lee, Jean Reno, Mylène Jampanoï

Released: 2004

Directed by: Olivier Dahan

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
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Tom Cruise, Jon Voight, Vanessa Redgrave

Released: 1996

Directed by: Brian De Palma

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Nick Nolte, Joaquin Phoenix, Don Cheadle

Released: 2004

Directed by: Terry George

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

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Jean Reno, Gérard Depardieu, Leonor Varela

Released: 2003

Directed by: Francis Veber

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Jean Reno, Santiago Segura, Julien Boisselier

Released: 2012

Directed by: Daniel Cohen

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

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Jean Reno, Laura Morante, Arly Jover

Released: 2005

Directed by: Chris Nahon

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
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Meg Ryan, Kevin Kline, Jean Reno

Released: 1995

Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Steve Martin, Jeremy Irons

Released: 2009

Directed by: Harald Zwart

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Beyoncé Knowles, Steve Martin, Jason Statham

Released: 2006

Directed by: Shawn Levy

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Matthew Broderick, Hank Azaria, Jean Reno

Released: 1998

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

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Christina Applegate, Tara Reid, Malcolm McDowell

Released: 2001

Directed by: Jean-Marie Poiré

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

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Jean Reno, Mercedes Ruehl, Polly Walker

Released: 1997

Directed by: Paul Weiland

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Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen

Released: 2006

Directed by: Sam Fell, David Bowers

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

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Juliette Binoche, Jean Reno, Sergi López i Ayats

Released: 2002

Directed by: Daniele Thompson

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.
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Jean Reno, Isabelle Adjani, Christopher Lambert

Released: 1985

Directed by: Luc Besson

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Laurence Fishburne, Matt Dillon, Jean Reno

Released: 2009

Directed by: Nimród Antal

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