Best Movie Genres The Best Foreign Legion Movies  

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A list of all the best foreign legion movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This foreign legion movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director, and more. For a specific list of which foreign movies are currently streaming, check out the Best Foreign Films on Amazon Prime and the Best Foreign Films on Netflix Instant

 This list of foreign legion films also contains foreign legion movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This foreign legion films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best foreign legion movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This foreign legion movie list can be sorted alphabetically, by director, by year, and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Make sure your favorite movies are at the top by voting.

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These are the top films in the foreign legion genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the foreign legion genre in it, be it the motifs of the foreign legion genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

If we missed any foreign legion movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list, which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous foreign legion movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about foreign legion movie lists.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the foreign legion movies. List includes photos and foreign legion movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List movies range from Beau Hunks to The Flying Deuces. You may also find your favorite foreign films on the Best Oscar-Winning Foreign Language Films, the Top Must See German Movies From the 21st Century, or Funny Foreign Film Title Translations.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these foreign legion movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray, or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good foreign legion movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest foreign legion movies, here is the full foreign legion movies list, ordered from best to worst.

Foreign legion movies have been directed by some pretty famous names, including Claire Denis and Frank Lloyd.

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Beau Geste Gary Cooper, Susan Hayward, Ray Milland Beau Geste is a 1939 Paramount Pictures action/adventure motion picture starring Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy, and Susan Hayward. Directed and produced by William A. ...more

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March or Die Gene Hackman, Catherine Deneuve, Max von Sydow March or Die is a 1977 film directed by Dick Richards, starring Gene Hackman, Terence Hill, Catherine Deneuve, Max von Sydow and Ian Holm. The film celebrates the 1920s French Foreign Legion. ...more

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Legionnaire Jean-Claude Van Damme, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jim Carter Legionnaire is a 1998 war film starring Jean-Claude Van Damme as a 1920s boxer who wins a fight after having been hired by gangsters to lose it, then flees to join the French Foreign Legion. The ...more

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Beau Geste William Powell, Ronald Colman, Neil Hamilton Beau Geste is a silent film, based on the novel Beau Geste by P. C. Wren. This version starred Ronald Colman as the title character.

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The Flying Deuces Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Jean Parker The Flying Deuces, also known as Flying Aces, is a 1939 comedy film starring Laurel and Hardy, in which the duo join the French Foreign Legion. It is a partial remake of their 1931 short film ...more

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Under Two Flags Claudette Colbert, Rosalind Russell, Ronald Colman Under Two Flags is a 1936 American adventure romance film directed by Frank Lloyd and starring Ronald Colman, Claudette Colbert, Victor McLaglen and Rosalind Russell. The picture was based on ...more

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Suspira44 added Morocco Marlene Dietrich, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou Morocco is a 1930 American romance drama film directed by Josef von Sternberg and starring Gary Cooper, Marlene Dietrich, and Adolphe Menjou. Based on the novel Amy Jolly by Benno Vigny and ...more

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Beau Geste Leslie Nielsen, Telly Savalas, Doug McClure Beau Geste is a 1966 film based on the novel by P. C. Wren filmed by Universal Pictures in Technicolor and Techniscope near Yuma, Arizona and directed by Douglas Heyes. This is the least ...more

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Beau Hunks Jean Harlow, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy Beau Hunks is a 1931 movie starring Laurel and Hardy and directed by James W. Horne. Beau Hunks is a reference to Beau Geste, and to the common ethnic slur of the time, "bohunk". At 37 ...more

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Beau Travail Denis Lavant, Grégoire Colin, Michel Subor Beau Travail is a 1999 French movie directed by Claire Denis that is loosely based on Herman Melville's 1888 novella Billy Budd. The movie is set in Djibouti, where the protagonists are soldiers ...more

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The Last Remake of Beau Geste Ann-Margret, James Earl Jones, Peter Ustinov The Last Remake of Beau Geste is a 1977 American historical comedy film. It starred and was also directed and co-written by Marty Feldman. It is a satire loosely based on the novel Beau Geste, a ...more