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

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Glenn Ford, Anne Baxter, Vic Morrow
Cimarron is a 1960 western film based on the Edna Ferber novel Cimarron, featuring Glenn Ford and Maria Schell. It was directed by Anthony Mann, known for his westerns and film noirs. Ferber's ...more
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Rod Steiger, Stuart Whitman, Maria Schell
The Mark is a 1961 film which tells the story of a convicted child molester, now out of prison, who is suspected in the molestation and beating of another child. The picture stars Stuart ...more
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Gary Cooper, George C. Scott, Karl Malden
The Hanging Tree is a 1959 movie directed by Delmer Daves. Karl Malden took over directing duties for several days when Daves fell ill. The film stars Gary Cooper, Maria Schell, George C. Scott ...more
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Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve
Superman is a 1978 superhero film directed by Richard Donner. It is based on the DC Comics character of the same name and stars Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, ...more
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Jon Voight, Derek Jacobi, Maximilian Schell
The Odessa File is a 1974 thriller film adaptation of the novel The Odessa File by Frederick Forsyth, about a struggle between a young German reporter and the ODESSA, an organization for ...more
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Laurence Olivier, Robert Donat, Margaret Rutherford
The Magic Box is a 1951 British, Technicolor, biographical drama film, directed by John Boulting. The film stars Robert Donat as William Friese-Greene, with a host of cameo appearances by such ...more
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Maria Schell, François Périer, Jany Holt
Gervaise is a 1956 French film directed by René Clément based on the novel L'Assommoir by Émile Zola. It depicts a working-class woman in the mid-nineteenth century trying ...more
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William Shatner, Yul Brynner, Lee J. Cobb
The Brothers Karamazov is a 1958 film made by MGM, based on Fyodor Dostoevsky's novel The Brothers Karamazov. It was directed by Richard Brooks and produced by Pandro S. Berman. The screenplay ...more
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Marcello Mastroianni, Jean Marais, Maria Schell
Le Notti Bianche is a 1957 Italian film directed by Italian neorealist Luchino Visconti. The movie takes its title and basic plot from Fyodor Dostoevsky’s 1848 short story, White Nights.
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Danielle Darrieux, Jean Marais, Jean-Pierre Aumont
Napoléon is a 1955 French historical epic film directed by Sacha Guitry that depicts major events in the life of Napoleon. Napoleon is played by two actors, Daniel Gélin as a young ...more
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Maria Schell, Marius Goring
So Little Time is a 1952 drama film directed by Compton Bennett.
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David Bowie, Kim Novak, Marlene Dietrich
Just a Gigolo is a 1978 film directed by David Hemmings and starring David Bowie. Set in post-World War I Berlin, it also featured Sydne Rome, Kim Novak and, in her last screen appearance, ...more
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Denholm Elliott, Trevor Howard, Peter Finch
The Heart of the Matter is a 1953 British film based on the book of the same name by Graham Greene. It was directed by George More O'Ferrall for London Films. It was entered into the 1953 Cannes ...more
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Maria Schell, Curd Jürgens, Ilse Steppat
Die Ratten is a 1955 West German drama film directed by Robert Siodmak. It is an adaptation of the play The Rats by Gerhart Hauptmann which transferred the story in the early fifties, shortly ...more
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As Long as You're Near Me Hardy Krüger, Maria Schell, O. W. Fischer
As Long as You're Near Me is a 1953 West German drama film directed by Harald Braun. It was entered into the 1954 Cannes Film Festival.
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Dr. Holl Maria Schell, Adrian Hoven, Marianne Koch
Dr. Holl is a 1951 West German drama film directed by Rolf Hansen. At the 1st Berlin International Film Festival it won the Certificate of Honour award.
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Maria Schell, Bernhard Wicki, Carl Möhner
The Last Bridge is a 1954 Austrian war drama film directed by Helmut Käutner. It tells the story of a German nurse who is sent to the front as a punishment for tending a wounded Yugoslav ...more
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La Provocation Jean Marais, Maria Schell
La Provocation is a French drama film from 1970. It was directed by André Charpak, written by André Charpak and Jean Verdun, starring Jean Marais and Maria Schell.
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The Devil by the Tail Yves Montand, Maria Schell, Jean Rochefort
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Rose Bernd Maria Schell, Raf Vallone, Hannes Messemer
Rose Bernd is a 1957 German drama film directed by Wolfgang Staudte. It was entered into the 1957 Cannes Film Festival.
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Billy Dee Williams, Maria Schell, Bob Hastings
Christmas Lilies of the Field is a 1979 made-for-TV sequel to the classic film Lilies of the Field. In this sequel, directed by Ralph Nelson, Homer Smith returns to the Arizona desert where he ...more
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Luciana Paluzzi, Herbert Lom, Maria Rohm
99 Women is a 1969 action, drama and horror film written by Milo G. Cuccia, Carlo Fadda, Jesus Franco, Javier Péres Grober and directed by Jesus Franco.
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Faye Dunaway, Orson Welles, Malcolm McDowell
Voyage of the Damned is a 1976 drama film written by Gordon Thomas, Max Morgan Witts and Steve Shagan and directed by Stuart Rosenberg.
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Die erste Polka is a film directed by Klaus Emmerich released on Feb 28, 1979.
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Zwei Whiskey und ein Sofa Maria Schell, Horst Tappert, Alexander May
Zwei Whisky und ein Sofa is a 1963 comedy film written by Stefan Gommermann and Werner P. Zibaso and directed by Günter Gräwert.