Movies Written By Luc Besson

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This is a list of films written by Luc Besson, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Luc Besson is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Luc Besson screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Luc Besson films are not included on this list. Luc Besson has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Luc Besson films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

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This list includes almost all of Luc Besson's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Luc Besson wrote in order to find out more about each individual Luc Besson film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Luc Besson films. (39 items)
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Rie Rasmussen, Gilbert Melki, Jamel Debbouze
Angel-A, directed by Luc Besson, is a 2005 French fantasy and romantic drama film featuring Jamel Debbouze and Rie Rasmussen.
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Selena Gomez, Snoop Dogg, Fergie
This film is a French and American film with live action and animation co-written, co-produced and directed by Luc Besson, based on his novel of the same title and starring Freddie Highmore and ...more
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Madonna, David Bowie, Robert De Niro
Arthur and the Invisibles is a French/American CGI animated/live-action feature film adaptation of the 2002 children's book Arthur and the Minimoys, and the 2003 sequel Arthur and the Forbidden ...more
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Selena Gomez, Snoop Dogg, Fergie
"In "Revenge of Maltazard", Arthur answers a distress call from Princess Selenia. Going back to the world of the tooth-sized, elfin Minimoys, he joins Selenia and her brother ...more
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Atlantis is a 1991 documentary film about oceans, filmed over a two-year period by Luc Besson.
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Salma Hayek, Penélope Cruz, Sam Shepard
Bandidas is a 2006 French/Mexican/American Western action comedy starring Salma Hayek and Penélope Cruz directed by Norwegian directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg and ...more
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Blind Man Lambert Wilson, Jacques Gamblin, Raphaëlle Agogué
Blind Man is a 2012 action thriller film written by Éric Besnard, Luc Besson and directed by Xavier Palud.
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Zoe Saldana, Michael Vartan, Graham McTavish
Colombiana is a 2011 American action film, co-written and produced by Luc Besson and directed by Olivier Megaton. The film stars Zoe Saldana in the lead role with supporting roles performed by ...more
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Christopher Lee, Jean Reno, Mylène Jampanoï
Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse, known as Les Rivières pourpres II: Les anges de l'apocalypse in the French release, is a 2004 thriller-action movie starring Jean Reno, Benoit ...more
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Dany Verissimo, Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle
District 13, is a 2004 French action film, directed by Pierre Morel and written and produced by Luc Besson. The film is notable for its depiction of parkour in a number of stunt sequences that ...more
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Elodie Yung, Dany Verissimo, Cyril Raffaelli
District 13: Ultimatum, also known as D13-U, is a 2009 sequel to the 2004 French parkour-filled action film District 13. The film, directed by Patrick Alessandrin and written and produced by Luc ...more
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Fanfan la Tulipe Penélope Cruz, Vincent Pérez, Didier Bourdon
Fanfan la Tulipe is a 2003 French comedy adventure film directed by Gérard Krawczyk and starring Vincent Perez and Penélope Cruz. It was screened out of competition at the 2003 ...more
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Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Griffin Dunne
The Big Blue is a 1988 English-language film in the French Cinéma du look visual style, made by French director Luc Besson. The film is a heavily fictionalized and dramatized story of the ...more
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Bridget Fonda, Jet Li, Tchéky Karyo
Kiss of the Dragon is a 2001 English-language French action thriller film directed by Chris Nahon, written and produced by French filmmaker Luc Besson, and starring an international cast of Jet ...more
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Jean Reno, Luc Besson, Pierre Jolivet
L'avant dernier is a 1981 dramatic sci-fi short film written by Luc Besson and Pierre Jolivet and directed by Luc Besson.
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Jean Reno, Fritz Wepper, Jean Bouise
Le Dernier Combat is a 1983 French film. It was the first feature-film to be directed by Luc Besson, and also features Jean Reno's first prominent role. Music for the film was composed by ...more
Léon: The Professional is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Movies Written By Luc Besson
Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno
Léon: The Professional is a 1994 English-language French action thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson. The film stars Jean Reno and Gary Oldman, and features the film debut of ...more
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Maggie Grace, Guy Pearce, Peter Stormare
Lockout is a 2012 French science fiction action film directed by James Mather and Stephen Saint Leger, and written by Mather, Saint Leger, and Luc Besson. The film stars Guy Pearce, Maggie ...more
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Diane Kruger, Lisa Barbuscia, Jean-Pierre Cassel
Michel Vaillant is a 2003 French movie starring Sagamore Stévenin and Diane Kruger. It depicts events around the 24 hours of Le Mans race, based largely on a comic about the Michel ...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 takes out a policeman. She is ...more
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Jason Statham, Mark Strong, André 3000
Revolver is a 2005 drama film co-written and directed by Guy Ritchie and starring Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore and André Benjamin. The film centers on a revenge-seeking ...more
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Jean Reno, Isabelle Adjani, Christopher Lambert
Subway is a 1985 French comedy drama film directed by Luc Besson and starring Isabelle Adjani and Christopher Lambert. The film is classified as part of the cinema du look movement.
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Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace
Taken is a 2008 French action thriller film directed by Pierre Morel. A former CIA operative (Liam Neeson) sets about tracking down his teenage daughter Kim (Maggie Grace) and her best friend ...more
Taken 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Movies Written By Luc Besson
Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace
Taken 2 is a 2012 action drama thriller film written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen and directed by Olivier Megaton.
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Marion Cotillard, Emma Wiklund, Bernard Farcy
Taxi is a 1998 French action-comedy film starring Samy Naceri, written by Luc Besson, and directed by Gérard Pirès. It has three sequels, Taxi 2, Taxi 3, Taxi 4 and one remake, ...more