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

If you think the best Romy Schneider role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Romy Schneider performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List ranges from 10:30 P.M. Summer to Boccaccio '70 and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Romy Schneider movies?" and "What are the greatest Romy Schneider roles of all time?"

Romy Schneider was in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Simone Signoret and Jeanne Moreau in terms of fame and success.

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Romy Schneider, Christine Kaufmann, Lilli Palmer Mädchen in Uniform is a 1958 German drama film directed by Géza von Radványi and based on the play by Christa Winsloe. It was entered into the 8th Berlin International Film ...more

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Romy Schneider, Michel Piccoli, Dominique Zardi The Things of Life is a 1970 French film directed by Claude Sautet. It was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 1970 Cannes Film Festival. The film was a success in France with 2,959,682 ...more

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Romy Schneider, Klaus Kinski, Jacques Dutronc That Most Important Thing: Love is a French film directed by Polish filmmaker Andrzej Żuławski. It tells the story of a passionate love relationship between Nadine Chevalier, a B-List actress ...more

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Romy Schneider, Roberto Benigni, Yves Montand Womanlight is a 1979 film by Costa-Gavras based on the 1977 novel Clair de femme by Romain Gary.

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Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider Sissi - The Young Empress is a 1956 drama history film written and directed by Ernst Marischka.

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Romy Schneider, Claude Brasseur, Eva Darlan A Simple Story is a 1978 French drama film directed by Claude Sautet. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 52nd Academy Awards.

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Romy Schneider, Marcello Mastroianni, Wolfgang Preiss Fantasma d'amore is a 1981 Italian drama film directed by Dino Risi.

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Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider Sissi is a 1955 comedy drama history film written and directed by Ernst Marischka.

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Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Jane Birkin La Piscine is a 1969 Italian-French film directed by Jacques Deray, starring Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Maurice Ronet and Jane Birkin. Set in summertime on the Côte d'Azur, it is a drama ...more

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Romy Schneider, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Anne Wiazemsky The Train is a 1973 Franco–Italian film directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Georges Simenon.

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Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider Sissi - Fateful Years of an Empress is a 1957 drama history romance film written and directed by Ernst Marischka.

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Romy Schneider, Trevor Howard, Helmut Berger Ludwig is a 1972 film directed by Italian director Luchino Visconti about the life and death of King Ludwig II of Bavaria. Helmut Berger stars as Ludwig, Romy Schneider reprises her role as ...more

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A Woman at Her Window Romy Schneider, Philippe Noiret, Victor Lanoux A Woman at Her Window is a 1976 French drama film directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre, starring Romy Schneider, Philippe Noiret, Victor Lanoux and Umberto Orsini. It tells the story of a woman ...more

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Romy Schneider, Serge Reggiani Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno is a film directed, written and produced by Henri-Georges Clouzot, cinematography by Andréas Winding and Armand Thirard, which remained unfinished in 1964. ...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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Sophia Loren, Anita Ekberg, Romy Schneider Boccaccio '70 is a 1962 Italian anthology film directed by Mario Monicelli, Federico Fellini, Luchino Visconti and Vittorio De Sica, from an idea by Cesare Zavattini. It is an anthology of four ...more

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Harvey Keitel, Max von Sydow, Bill Nighy Death Watch is a 1980 science fiction film directed by Bertrand Tavernier. It is based on the novel The Unsleeping Eye by David G. Compton, also known as The Continuous Katherine Mortenhoe. The ...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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Rod Steiger, Romy Schneider, Jean Rochefort Innocents with Dirty Hands aka Dirty Hands. is a 1975 film written and directed by Claude Chabrol. Its title in French is Les innocents aux mains sales. The film was based on the novel The ...more

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Victoria in Dover Romy Schneider, Paul Hörbiger, Adrian Hoven Victoria in Dover is a 1954 Austrian historical romantic comedy film directed by Ernst Marischka and starring Romy Schneider, Adrian Hoven and Magda Schneider. It is a remake of the 1936 Jenny ...more

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Romy Schneider, Brad Dourif, Vadim Glowna Group Portrait with a Lady is a 1977 German-French drama film directed by Aleksandar Petrović. It was entered into the 1977 Cannes Film Festival. It is based on the novel of the same name.

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Romy Schneider, Isabelle Huppert, Yves Montand César and Rosalie is a 1972 French romance film starring Yves Montand and Romy Schneider, directed by Claude Sautet.

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Burgess Meredith, John Huston, Romy Schneider The Cardinal is a 1963 American drama film which was produced independently and directed by Otto Preminger, and distributed by Columbia Pictures. The screenplay was written by Robert Dozier, ...more

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Romy Schneider, Marie Laforêt, Ave Ninchi Purple Noon is a 1960 film directed by René Clément, based on the 1955 novel The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith. The film stars Alain Delon in his first major film, ...more

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Le vieux fusil Romy Schneider, Philippe Noiret, Jean Bouise Le vieux fusil is a 1975 French film directed by Robert Enrico, and starring Philippe Noiret, Romy Schneider and Jean Bouise. It won the 1976 César Award for Best Film, Best Actor and ...more

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Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, Peter O'Toole What's New Pussycat? is a 1965 comedy film directed by Clive Donner and starring Peter Sellers, Peter O'Toole, Romy Schneider, Capucine, Paula Prentiss and Ursula Andress. It was Woody Allen's ...more

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Jack Lemmon, Barbara Bouchet, Edward G. Robinson Good Neighbor Sam is a 1964 American comedy film co-written and directed by David Swift and starring Jack Lemmon, Romy Schneider, Dorothy Provine and Michael Connors. It was based on the novel ...more

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The Passerby Jean Reno, Romy Schneider, Michel Piccoli The Passerby is a 1982 French film directed by Jacques Rouffio, based on the 1936 novel on the same name by Joseph Kessel, and starring Romy Schneider and Michel Piccoli. It was the last film of ...more

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Romy Schneider, Jane Birkin, Jean-Louis Trintignant

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Richard Burton, Alain Delon, Romy Schneider The Assassination of Trotsky is a 1972 British film directed by Joseph Losey with a screenplay by Nicholas Mosley. It starred Richard Burton as Leon Trotsky, as well as Romy Schneider and Alain ...more

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Max and the Junkmen Romy Schneider, Michel Piccoli, Georges Wilson Max and the Junkmen (French: Max et les ferrailleurs) is a 1971 film directed by Claude Sautet.

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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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Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Jean-Claude Brialy Christine is a 1958 film, based on the novel Liebelei by Arthur Schnitzler. The film was directed by Pierre Gaspard-Huit and the title character was played by Romy Schneider. The cast included ...more

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Forever My Love is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Romy Schneider Movies
Forever My Love Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider Forever My Love is a 1962 romantic drama film written and directed by Ernst Marischka.

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Le Combat Dans l'Ile is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Romy Schneider Movies
Le Combat Dans l'Ile Romy Schneider, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Maurice Garrel Le combat dans l'île is a 1962 drama film written and directed by Alain Cavalier.

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Romy Schneider, Rudolf Forster, Erni Mangold Eva is a 1958 Austrian comedy film directed by Rolf Thiele. It was entered into the 1959 Cannes Film Festival.

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Love from Paris Romy Schneider, Horst Buchholz Love from Paris is a 1957 West German film directed by Helmut Käutner and starring Romy Schneider and Horst Buchholz. It was based on the novel of the same title by Gábor von ...more

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Richard Harris, Romy Schneider, David Heyman Bloomfield is a 1971 British-Israeli drama film directed by Richard Harris and Uri Zohar. It was entered into the 21st Berlin International Film Festival. The soundtrack of this film composed ...more

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Romy Schneider, Dennis Waterman My Lover, My Son is a 1970 US-American-British coproduction directed by John Newland. It tells the story of a mother played by Romy Schneider clinging to her maturing son. The film is based on ...more

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Romy Schneider, Ugo Tognazzi, Marina Berti La califfa is a 1970 Italian drama film directed by Alberto Bevilacqua. It was entered into the 1971 Cannes Film Festival.