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

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The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different films, including Seven Days... Seven Nights and The Trout.

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Jeanne Moreau has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Orson Welles and François Truffaut. Is Jeanne Moreau your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Anna Magnani and Simone Signoret films lists too.

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Marcello Mastroianni, Jeanne Moreau, Monica Vitti La Notte is a 1961 Italian drama film directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and starring Marcello Mastroianni, Jeanne Moreau, and Monica Vitti. Filmed on location in Milan, the film is about a day ...more

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Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins, Romy Schneider The Trial is a 1962 film directed by Orson Welles, who also wrote the screenplay based on the novel of the same name by Franz Kafka. Welles stated immediately after completing the film: ...more

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Virna Lisi, Jeanne Moreau, Stanley Baker Eva, released in the United Kingdom as Eve, is a 1962 Italian-French drama film directed by Joseph Losey and starring Jeanne Moreau, Stanley Baker and Virna Lisi. Its screenplay is adapted from ...more

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Orson Welles, John Gielgud, Jeanne Moreau Chimes at Midnight, is a 1966 English language Spanish-Swiss co-produced film directed by and starring Orson Welles. The film's plot centers on William Shakespeare's recurring character Sir John ...more

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Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield The Train is a 1964 black-and-white war film directed by John Frankenheimer from a story and screenplay by Franklin Coen and Frank Davis, based on the non-fiction book Le front de l'art by Rose ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Lino Ventura, Maurice Ronet Ascenseur pour l'échafaud is a 1958 French crime film directed by Louis Malle. It was released as Elevator to the Gallows in the USA and as Lift to the Scaffold in the UK. It stars Jeanne ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Jean Piere Leaud, Jean-Claude Brialy The 400 Blows is a 1959 French drama film, the debut by director François Truffaut; it stars Jean-Pierre Léaud, Albert Rémy, and Claire Maurier. One of the defining films of ...more

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Brigitte Bardot, Jeanne Moreau, George Hamilton Viva Maria! is a 1965 comedy-adventure film starring Brigitte Bardot and Jeanne Moreau as two women named Maria who meet and become revolutionaries in the early 20th century. It also starred ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Michel Piccoli, Jean-Claude Carrière Diary of a Chambermaid is a 1964 drama film. It is one of several French films made by Spanish-born filmmaker Luis Buñuel but lacks the surrealist imagery and plot twists of his other ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner, Michel Subor Jules and Jim is a 1962 French film directed by François Truffaut. Set around the time of World War I, it describes a tragic love triangle involving French Bohemian Jim, his shy Austrian ...more

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Gérard Depardieu, Virna Lisi, Jeanne Moreau Balzac: A Life of Passion is a 1999 film directed by Josée Dayan.

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Jeanne Moreau, Maurice Ronet, Hubert Deschamps The Fire Within is a 1963 French drama film directed by Louis Malle. It is based on the novel Will O' the Wisp by Pierre Drieu La Rochelle which itself was inspired by the life of Jacques ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Claude Mann, Paul Guers La baie des anges is a 1963 French film directed by Jacques Demy. Starring Jeanne Moreau and Claude Mann, it is Demy's second film and deals with the subject of gambling.

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Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Claude Brialy, Michael Lonsdale The Bride Wore Black is a 1968 French film directed by François Truffaut and based on the novel of the same name by William Irish, a pseudonym for Cornell Woolrich. It stars Jeanne ...more

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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

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John Cusack, Jeanne Moreau, Anne Parillaud Map of the Human Heart is the title of a 1993 film by New Zealand director Vincent Ward. It was screened out of competition at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival. The film, set mostly before and ...more

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Gérard Depardieu, Isabelle Huppert, Jeanne Moreau Going Places is a 1974 French comedy-drama film directed by Bertrand Blier, adapted from a novel by Blier, and starring Miou-Miou, Gérard Depardieu and Patrick Dewaere. The French title ...more

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Alain Delon, Jeanne Moreau, Michael Lonsdale Monsieur Klein is a 1976 French film directed by Joseph Losey, with Alain Delon starring in the title role.

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Jeanne Moreau, Alain Cuny, José Luis de Vilallonga The Lovers is a 1958 French drama film directed by Louis Malle and starring Jeanne Moreau, Alain Cuny, and Jean-Marc Bory. Based on the novel Point de Lendemain by Dominique Vivant, the film is ...more

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Ingrid Bergman, Omar Sharif, Shirley MacLaine The Yellow Rolls-Royce is a 1964 dramatic composite film written by Terence Rattigan, produced by Anatole de Grunwald and directed by Anthony Asquith, the trio responsible for The V.I.P.s. ...more

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Tom Waits, William Hurt, Sam Neill Until the End of the World is a 1991 drama science fiction film by the German film director Wim Wenders; the screenplay was written by Wenders and Peter Carey, from a story by Wenders and ...more

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Sean Young, Sam Waterston, Nell Carter The Proprietor is a 1996 film. It is a U.S.-French co-production Merchant Ivory film, directed by Ismail Merchant for Jeanne Moreau's request.

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Jack Nicholson, Robert De Niro, Anjelica Huston The Last Tycoon is a 1976 American dramatic film directed by Elia Kazan and produced by Sam Spiegel, based upon Harold Pinter's screenplay adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Last Tycoon, ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Samuel Fuller, Makram Khoury "Amos Gitaï's new film is made much in the mode of last year's extraordinary Plus tard, tu comprendras. It is carefully composed and orchestrated, highly self-aware and sculpted from ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Ettore Manni, Pierre Collet Mademoiselle is a French - British drama film directed by Tony Richardson. The dark drama won a BAFTA award and nomination and was featured in the 2007 Brooklyn Academy of Music French film ...more

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Vera Miles, Jeanne Moreau, Barbara Bel Geddes Five Branded Women is a 1960 film directed by Martin Ritt. It featured an international cast including Richard Basehart, Silvana Mangano, and Vera Miles and was Ritt's only war movie, set during ...more

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Eli Wallach, Elke Sommer, Albert Finney The Victors is a 1963 Anglo-American war film written, produced and directed by Carl Foreman, whose name on the film's posters was accompanied by nearby text, "from the man who fired The ...more

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Marcello Mastroianni, Jeanne Moreau, Dimitris Poulikakos The Suspended Step of the Stork is a 1991 Greek film directed by Theodoros Angelopoulos. It was entered into the 1991 Cannes Film Festival.

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Lauren Bacall, Alec Guinness, Jeanne Moreau A Foreign Field is a 1993 BBC television film about British and American Second World War veterans returning to the beaches of Normandy as old men. It is more a drama than a comedy, although it ...more

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Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott Ever After is a 1998 American romantic comedy-drama film inspired by the fairy tale Cinderella, directed by Andy Tennant and starring Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, and Dougray Scott. The ...more

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Claire Danes, Jude Law, Julia Stiles I Love You, I Love You Not is a 1996 romantic drama film directed by Billy Hopkins and written by Wendy Kesselman.

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Jeanne Moreau, Jean Gabin, Lino Ventura Touchez pas au grisbi is a 1954 French crime film directed by Jacques Becker and starring Jean Gabin, Jeanne Moreau, Lino Ventura, Dora Doll, Delia Scala, René Dary, and Miss America ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Omar Sharif, Paul McGann Catherine the Great is a 1995 television movie based on the life of Catherine II of Russia. It stars Catherine Zeta-Jones as Catherine, Jeanne Moreau as Empress Elizabeth and Omar Sharif as ...more

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Juliette Binoche, Jeanne Moreau, Uri Ran Klauzner Disengagement is a film directed by Amos Gitai, starring Juliette Binoche, with Jeanne Moreau in a supporting role. The film is a French/Italian/Israeli co-production, and was shot in France, ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Melvil Poupaud, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi Time to Leave is a French film directed by François Ozon, released in 2005. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival.

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Laetitia Casta, Jeanne Moreau, Fanny Ardant Face is a 2009 Taiwanese-French film directed by Tsai Ming-liang. It was nominated for the Golden Palm at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro, Harrison Ford One Hundred and One Nights is a 1995 French comedy film directed by Agnès Varda. It was entered into the 45th Berlin International Film Festival.

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Gérard Depardieu, Jeanne Moreau, Lucia Bosè Nathalie Granger is a 1972 French drama film directed by Marguerite Duras.

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Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Fernando Rey The Immortal Story is a 1968 French film directed by Orson Welles and starring Jeanne Moreau. The film was originally broadcast on French television and was later released in theaters. It was ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Louis de Funès, Daniel Ceccaldi La Reine Margot is a 1954 French drama film directed by Jean Dréville, scripted by Abel Gance from the novel of the same name by Alexandre Dumas. It stars Jeanne Moreau and Louis de ...more

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Mata Hari Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Henri Garcin

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Jeanne Moreau, Emmanuelle Devos, Hippolyte Girardot Plus tard, tu comprendras is a 2008 film directed by Amos Gitai.

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Jeanne Moreau, Marie-France Pisier, Michèle Moretti French Provincial is a 1975 French drama film directed by André Téchiné, starring Jeanne Moreau, Michel Auclair and Marie-France Pisier. The film presents an overview of ...more

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Eleonore's Secret Jeanne Moreau, Julie Gayet, Chilly Gonzales Eleanor's Secret is a 2009 Franco-Italian animated feature film directed by Dominique Monfery. It won the special distinction prize at the 2010 Annecy International Animated Film Festival. The ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Natalya Fateeva, Yury Solomin Anna Karamazoff is a 1991 Soviet drama film directed by Rustam Khamdamov. It was entered into the 1991 Cannes Film Festival.

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Claudia Cardinale, Jeanne Moreau, Michael Lonsdale Gebo and the Shadow is a 2012 Portuguese-French drama film directed by Manoel de Oliveira. It is based on a play by Raul Brandão. It was shown at the 69th Venice International Film ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Klaus Barbie, Claude Lanzmann Hotel Terminus is a TV program

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Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Didier Haudepin Seven Days... Seven Nights is a 1960 French drama film directed by Peter Brook. It was entered into the 1960 Cannes Film Festival, where Jeanne Moreau won the award for Best Actress. It is based ...more

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Jeanne Moreau, Louis-Do De Lencquesaing, Tanya Lopert

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Hu-Man Terence Stamp, Jeanne Moreau, Frederik van Pallandt Hu-Man is a 1975 science fiction film written by Jerome Laperrousaz and André Ruellan and directed by Jerome Laperrousaz.