The Best Melina Mercouri Movies  

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

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Peter Ustinov, Maximilian Schell, Robert Morley
Topkapi is a heist film made by Filmways Pictures and distributed by United Artists. It was produced and directed by the emigre American film director Jules Dassin. The film is based on Eric ...more
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Anthony Perkins, Melina Mercouri, Raf Vallone
Phaedra was a 1962 motion picture directed by Jules Dassin as a vehicle for his partner Melina Mercouri, after her world-wide hit Never on Sunday. The film was the fourth collaboration between ...more
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Ellen Burstyn, Melina Mercouri, Andreas Voutsinas
A Dream of Passion is a 1978 Greek drama film directed by Jules Dassin. The story follows Melina Mercouri as Maya, an actress playing Medea, who seeks out Brenda Collins, portrayed by Ellen ...more
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Melina Mercouri, Jules Dassin, Dimitris Papamichael
Never on Sunday is a 1960 Greek black-and-white romantic comedy film. The film tells the story of Ilya, a self-employed, free-spirited prostitute who lives in the port of Piraeus in Greece, and ...more
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James Garner, Sandra Dee, Melina Mercouri
A Man Could Get Killed is a 1966 adventure comedy film directed by Ronald Neame and Cliff Owen, shot on various locations in Portugal and starring James Garner, Melina Mercouri, Sandra Dee, ...more
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Ernest Borgnine, Jack Palance, Vittorio De Sica
The Last Judgement is a 1961 commedia all'italiana film by Italian director Vittorio De Sica. It was coproduced with France. It has an all-star Italian and international cast, including ...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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Romy Schneider, Peter Finch, Melina Mercouri
10:30 P.M. Summer is a 1966 American drama film directed by Jules Dassin, husband of star Melina Mercouri. It is based on the novel Ten-Thirty on a Summer Night by Marguerite Duras.
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Melina Mercouri, Assi Dayan, Fernand Gravey
Promise at Dawn is a 1970 American drama film directed by Jules Dassin. It is based on the 1960 novel Promise at Dawn by Romain Gary.
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Gert Fröbe, Joe Dassin, Melina Mercouri
He Who Must Die, is a 1957 French film directed by Jules Dassin. It is based on the novel Christ Recrucified by Nikos Kazantzakis. It was entered into the 1957 Cannes Film Festival.
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Hardy Krüger, Melina Mercouri, Keiko Kishi
The Uninhibited is a 1965 Spanish film directed by Juan Antonio Bardem and starring Melina Mercouri, James Mason and Hardy Kruger. It was entered into the 1965 Cannes Film Festival.
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Gina Lollobrigida, Marcello Mastroianni, Yves Montand
The Law is a 1959 Italian film directed by Jules Dassin.
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Margot Kidder, George Kennedy, Beau Bridges
Gaily, Gaily is a 1969 American comedy film directed by Norman Jewison. It is based on the autobiographical novel by Ben Hecht and stars Beau Bridges, Brian Keith, George Kennedy, Hume Cronyn ...more
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Kirk Douglas, George Hamilton, Brenda Vaccaro
Once Is Not Enough is a 1975 drama film directed by Guy Green.
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Melina Mercouri
The Gypsy and the Gentleman is a 1958 British film directed by Joseph Losey. It stars Melina Mercouri and Keith Michell.
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Melina Mercouri, Alekos Alexandrakis, George Foundas
Stella is a 1955 Greek film is a retelling of Carmen featuring Melina Mercouri. The film was directed by the Greek Cypriot, Michael Cacoyannis and written by Cacoyannis and Iakovos Kambanelis. ...more