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List of the best Sophia Loren movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Throughout her over 60-year career, Sophia Loren has appeared in such classic films as Houseboat and Marriage Italian-Style. Sophia Loren'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 Sophia Loren movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Sophia Loren movies will be at the top of the list. Sophia Loren has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Sophia Loren movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Sophia Loren films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List features Two Women, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sophia Loren movies?" and "What are the greatest Sophia Loren roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Loren's classic Hollywood approach, you might also enjoy our list of the best Elizabeth Taylor movies and best Cary Grant movies.

Charlie Chaplin and Robert Altman are among those who have directed Sophia Loren at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If you're a fan of Sophia Loren, then check out our lists of the best Bob Hope and Annette Funicello movies as well.

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Two Women Sophia Loren, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Raf Vallone Two Women is a 1960 Italian film directed by Vittorio De Sica. It tells the story of a woman trying to protect her young daughter from the horrors of war. The film stars Sophia Loren, Jean-Paul ...more

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Marriage Italian Style Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Marilù Tolo Marriage Italian Style is a 1964 film by Vittorio De Sica.

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Houseboat Sophia Loren, Cary Grant, Barbara Steele Houseboat is a 1958 romantic comedy film starring Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer, Paul Petersen, Charles Herbert and Mimi Gibson. The movie was directed by Melville Shavelson, who also ...more

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Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Armando Trovajoli Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow is a 1963 comedy anthology film by Italian director Vittorio de Sica. It stars Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni. The film consists of three short stories ...more

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The Millionairess Sophia Loren, Peter Sellers, Vittorio De Sica The Millionairess is a 1960 British romantic comedy film set in London, directed by Anthony Asquith and starring Sophia Loren and Peter Sellers. It is a loose adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's ...more

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El Cid Sophia Loren, Charlton Heston, Herbert Lom El Cid is a 1961 historical epic film, a romanticized story of the life of the Christian Castilian knight Don Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar, called "El Cid", who, in the 11th century, ...more

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A Special Day Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, John Vernon A Special Day is a 1977 Italian film directed by Ettore Scola and starring Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni and John Vernon. Set in Rome in 1938, its narrative follows a woman and her neighbor ...more

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The Fall of the Roman Empire Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Christopher Plummer The Fall of the Roman Empire is a 1964 epic film starring Sophia Loren, Stephen Boyd, Alec Guinness, James Mason, Christopher Plummer, Mel Ferrer and Omar Sharif. It was directed by Anthony Mann ...more

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Arabesque Sophia Loren, Gregory Peck, Alan Badel Arabesque is a 1966 Technicolor thriller starring Gregory Peck and Sophia Loren filmed in Panavision. The film is based on Gordon Cotler's novel The Cypher and directed by Stanley Donen.

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Boy on a Dolphin Sophia Loren, Alan Ladd, Clifton Webb Boy on a Dolphin is a 1957 20th Century Fox romantic film set in Greece and shot in CinemaScope. It was directed by Jean Negulesco and produced by Samuel G. Engel from a screenplay by Ivan ...more

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The Cassandra Crossing Sophia Loren, O. J. Simpson, Martin Sheen The Cassandra Crossing is a 1976 British disaster/thriller film directed by George Pan Cosmatos and starring Richard Harris, Sophia Loren, Martin Sheen, Burt Lancaster, Lee Strasberg, Ava ...more

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The Pride and the Passion Sophia Loren, Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant The Pride and the Passion is a 1957 war film produced and directed by Stanley Kramer and starring Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra and Sophia Loren. Set in the Napoleonic era, it is the story of a ...more

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Sunflower Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Ludmila Savelyeva Sunflower is a 1970 Italian drama film directed by Vittorio De Sica. It was the first western movie to be filmed in the USSR.

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Grumpier Old Men Sophia Loren, Ann-Margret, Daryl Hannah Grumpier Old Men is a 1995 romantic comedy film, and a sequel to the 1993 film Grumpy Old Men. The film stars Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Ann-Margret, and Sophia Loren, with Burgess Meredith, ...more

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Five Miles to Midnight Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Gig Young Five Miles to Midnight is a 1962 French-Italian-American drama film directed by Anatole Litvak. It was produced through Filmsonor S.A., Dear Film Produzione and Mercury, and distributed by ...more

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The Key Sophia Loren, Michael Caine, William Holden The Key is a 1958 war film set in 1940 during the World War II Battle of the Atlantic. It was based on the novel Stella by Jan de Hartog, was directed by Carol Reed and starred William Holden, ...more

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Desire Under the Elms Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Burl Ives Desire Under the Elms is a 1958 American film version of the 1924 play Desire Under the Elms written by Eugene O'Neill. The film was directed by Delbert Mann from a screenplay by O'Neill and ...more

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It Started in Naples Sophia Loren, Clark Gable, Vittorio De Sica It Started in Naples is an American romantic comedy film made by Paramount Pictures and released in August 1960. It was directed by Melville Shavelson and produced by Jack Rose from a screenplay ...more

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Man of La Mancha Sophia Loren, Peter O'Toole, Brian Blessed Man of La Mancha is a 1972 film adaptation of the Broadway musical Man of La Mancha by Dale Wasserman, with music by Mitch Leigh and lyrics by Joe Darion. The musical was suggested by the ...more

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The Black Orchid Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Majel Barrett The Black Orchid is a 1958 film starring Sophia Loren and Anthony Quinn.

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Heller in Pink Tights Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Margaret O'Brien Heller In Pink Tights is a 1960 Technicolor western film adapted from Louis L'Amour's novel, Heller with a Gun. It stars Sophia Loren and Anthony Quinn and was directed by George Cukor. The ...more

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Operation Crossbow Sophia Loren, George Peppard, John Mills Operation Crossbow, later re-released as The Great Spy Mission, is a 1965 British spy thriller and World War II film, directed by Michael Anderson and written by Emeric Pressburger, under the ...more

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Judith Sophia Loren, Peter Finch, Jack Hawkins Judith is a 1966 drama film made by Command Productions, Cumulus Productions and Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Daniel Mann, produced by Kurt Unger from a screenplay by John Michael ...more

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The Priest's Wife Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Venantino Venantini The Priest's Wife is a 1971 Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi.

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Anna Sophia Loren, Silvana Mangano, Vittorio Gassman Anna is a 1951 Italian drama film directed by Alberto Lattuada and starring the same trio as Bitter Rice: Silvana Mangano as Anna, the sinner who becomes a nun; Raf Vallone as Andrea, the rich ...more

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Too Bad She's Bad Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Vittorio De Sica Too Bad She's Bad is a 1954 Italian comedy directed by Alessandro Blasetti. It stars Sophia Loren and is based on Alberto Moravia's story, Fanatico, from his Racconti Romani.

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Between Strangers Sophia Loren, Mira Sorvino, Malcolm McDowell Between Strangers is a 2002 film, written and directed by Edoardo Ponti, son of Sophia Loren, the first time they worked together.

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The Miller's Beautiful Wife Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Vittorio De Sica The Miller's Beautiful Wife is a 1955 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Camerini.

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Quo Vadis Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren, Deborah Kerr Quo Vadis is a 1951 American epic film made by MGM in Technicolor. It was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sam Zimbalist, from a screenplay by John Lee Mahin, S. N. Behrman and Sonya ...more

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Boccaccio '70 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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Legend of the Lost Sophia Loren, John Wayne, Rossano Brazzi Legend of the Lost is a 1957 Italian-American adventure film produced and directed by Henry Hathaway, shot in Technirama by Jack Cardiff, and starring John Wayne, Sophia Loren, and Rossano ...more

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More Than a Miracle Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Dolores del Río More Than a Miracle is a 1967 film also titled Cinderella Italian Style and Happily Ever After. It stars Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif and Dolores del Río. The movie has a fairy tale ...more

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A Countess from Hong Kong Marlon Brando, Sophia Loren, Charlie Chaplin A Countess from Hong Kong is a 1967 British comedy film and the last film directed, written, produced and scored by Charlie Chaplin. It was one of two films Chaplin directed in which he did not ...more

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Sophia Loren: Her Own Story Sophia Loren, Rip Torn, Armand Assante Sophia Loren: Her Own Story is a 1980 TV movie biopic starring Sophia Loren as herself.

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Lady Liberty Sophia Loren, Susan Sarandon, Danny DeVito Lady Liberty is a 1971 Italian-French comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli and starring Sophia Loren, William Devane, Gigi Proietti, Susan Sarandon, Danny DeVito and Edward Herrmann in his ...more

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Lives of the Saints is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Sophia Loren Movies
Lives of the Saints Sophia Loren, Jessica Paré, Kevin Zegers Lives of the Saints is a 2004 TV miniseries directed by Jerry Ciccoritti, written by Malcolm MacRury, and based on the 1990 novel, Lives of the Saints, by Nino Ricci. The film stars Sophia ...more

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Scandal in Sorrento is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Sophia Loren Movies
Scandal in Sorrento Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Tina Pica Scandal in Sorrento or Pane, amore e... is an Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi. This is the third film of the trilogy, formed by Bread, Love and Dreams in 1953, Bread, Love and Jealousy ...more

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A Breath of Scandal Sophia Loren, Angela Lansbury, John Gavin A Breath of Scandal, known as Olympia in Italy, is a 1960 film adapted from Ferenc Molnár's stage play Olympia. It stars Sophia Loren, Maurice Chevalier, John Gavin and Angela Lansbury ...more

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That Kind of Woman Sophia Loren, Bea Arthur, Keenan Wynn That Kind of Woman is an American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, who was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 9th Berlin International Film Festival. It stars Sophia Loren. The screenplay ...more

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The Sign of Venus Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Alberto Sordi The Sign of Venus is a 1955 Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi and starring Sophia Loren. It was entered into the 1955 Cannes Film Festival.

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Madame Sophia Loren, Marina Berti, Robert Hossein Madame Sans-Gêne is a Spanish-Italian-French film co-production, filmed in Eastmancolor and Technirama, and distributed in the U.S. by Embassy Pictures. The film was directed by ...more

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The Gold of Naples Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Silvana Mangano The Gold of Naples is a 1954 Italian anthology film directed by Vittorio De Sica. It was entered into the 1955 Cannes Film Festival.

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The White Slave Trade Sophia Loren, Marc Lawrence, Vittorio Gassman La Tratta delle bianche is a 1952 Italian film. It was also released in the United States in 1954 under the title Girls Marked Danger.

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Brass Target Sophia Loren, Max von Sydow, George Kennedy Brass Target is a 1978 American post war suspense film, based on the novel The Algonquin Project by Frederick Nolan and directed by John Hough. It stars John Cassavetes, Robert Vaughn, George ...more

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Firepower Sophia Loren, O. J. Simpson, James Coburn Firepower is a 1979 British thriller film directed by Michael Winner and starring Sophia Loren, James Coburn, O.J. Simpson and Eli Wallach. It was the final film in the career of actor Victor

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Attila Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Eduardo Ciannelli Attila is a 1954 Franco-Italian film co-production, directed by Pietro Francisci and produced by Dino De Laurentiis. Based on the life of Attila the Hun, it stars Anthony Quinn as Attila and ...more

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Nine Nicole Kidman, Kate Hudson, Penélope Cruz Nine is a 2009 musical drama metafilm directed and produced by Rob Marshall. The screenplay, written by Michael Tolkin and Anthony Minghella, is based on Arthur Kopit's book for the 1982 musical ...more

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Prêt-à-Porter Julia Roberts, Sophia Loren, Kim Basinger Prêt-à-Porter, released in the US as Ready to Wear, is a 1994 American satirical comedy film co-written, directed, and produced by Robert Altman and shot during the Paris, France, ...more

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Sex Pot Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Alvaro Vitali Sex Pot is a 1975 Italian comedy film directed by Giorgio Capitani.

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Angela Sophia Loren, John Huston, John Vernon Angela is a 1978 film directed by Boris Sagal. It stars Sophia Loren and Steve Railsback.