The Best Yves Montand Movies

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

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List features films like Jean de Florette, The Red Circle and more!

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  • Gates of the Night
    1
    Yves Montand, Pierre Brasseur, Serge Reggiani
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Marcel Carné
  • Jean de Florette
    2
    Gérard Depardieu, Yves Montand, Daniel Auteuil
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Claude Berri
  • The Confession
    3
    Simone Signoret, Yves Montand, Gabriele Ferzetti
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Costa-Gavras
  • The Wages of Fear
    4
    Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter van Eyck
    • Released: 1953
    • Directed by: Henri-Georges Clouzot
  • Z
    5
    Jean-Louis Trintignant, Yves Montand, Jacques Perrin
    • Released: 1969
    • Directed by: Costa-Gavras
  • Manon des Sources
    6
    Emmanuelle Béart, Yves Montand, Daniel Auteuil
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Claude Berri
  • Lovers Like Us
    7
    Catherine Deneuve, Dana Wynter, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Jean-Paul Rappeneau
  • The Red Circle
    8
    Yves Montand, Bourvil, Gian Maria Volonté
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville
  • The Sleeping Car Murders
    9
    Simone Signoret, Michel Piccoli, Jean-Louis Trintignant
    • Released: 1965
    • Directed by: Costa-Gavras
  • Live for Life
    10
    Candice Bergen, Annie Girardot, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1967
    • Directed by: Claude Lelouch
  • The Crucible
    11
    Simone Signoret, Mylène Demongeot, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1957
    • Directed by: Raymond Rouleau
  • Goodbye Again
    12
    Ingrid Bergman, Yves Montand, Anthony Perkins
    • Released: 1961
    • Directed by: Anatole Litvak
  • Is Paris Burning?
    13
    Kirk Douglas, Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: René Clément
  • On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
    14
    Barbra Streisand, Yves Montand, Bob Newhart
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
  • Let's Make Love
    15
    Marilyn Monroe, Yves Montand, Tony Randall
    • Released: 1960
    • Directed by: George Cukor
  • Tout Va Bien
    16
    Jane Fonda, Yves Montand, Vittorio Caprioli
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Pierre Gorin
  • The War Is Over
    17
    Michel Piccoli, Geneviève Bujold, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Alain Resnais
  • Delusions of Grandeur
    18
    Yves Montand, Louis de Funès, Karin Schubert
    • Released: 1971
    • Directed by: Gérard Oury
  • Roads to the South
    19
    Yves Montand, Miou-Miou, Jean Bouise
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Joseph Losey
  • The Wide Blue Road
    20
    Terence Hill, Alida Valli, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1957
    • Directed by: Maleno Malenotti, Gillo Pontecorvo
  • César and Rosalie
    21
    Romy Schneider, Isabelle Huppert, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Claude Sautet
  • State of Siege
    22
    Yves Montand, Renato Salvatori, O.E. Hasse
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Costa-Gavras
  • Vincent, François, Paul and the Others
    23
    Gérard Depardieu, Michel Piccoli, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1974
    • Directed by: Claude Sautet
  • Grand Prix
    24
    James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Yves Montand
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: John Frankenheimer
  • La Menace
    25
    Carole Laure, Yves Montand, Jean-François Balmer
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Alain Corneau