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List of Anna Karina Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. My Life to Live (1962)
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My Life to Live
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3

Parisian girl Nana is an impoverished record-shop employee who dreams of becoming an actress. When her marriage falls apart, she unsuccessfully tries acting assignments. Slowly, Nana slides into prostitution where pimp Raoul shows her ropes of the game, but refuses to set her free when she falls for a caring artist.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nana Kleinfrankenheim
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Sady Rebbot, André S. Labarthe, Guylaine Schlumberger
2. Cleo from 5 to 7 (1962)
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3
Cleo from 5 to 7
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3

Florence aka Cleo is an arrogant singer, who is waiting for the results of her medical test that can possibly confirm the diagnosis of cancer. As there are still two hours left till she can get the results of the tests, she wanders around aimlessly. She soon meets Antoine, a soldier who is on leave from the Algerian War. He helps her realize her selfish behavior, and decides to accompany her to the hospital for the results.

As:
Cast
Director:
Agnès Varda
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Dorothée Blanck, Antoine Bourseiller, Corinne Marchand
3. Band of Outsiders (1964)
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2
Band of Outsiders
12
2

Inspired by several Hollywood films, two slackers Franz and Arthur, who are in love with the same girl, decide to plan their own heist and carry it out. However, it seems that their lack of experience may lead them to problems.

As:
Cast
Role:
Odile
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Sami Frey, Danièle Girard, Louisa Colpeyn
4. Pierrot le Fou (1965)
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2
Pierrot le Fou
12
2

Ferdinand is an unhappily married man who is also unemployed. Frustrated with his life, he decides to leave his wife and children behind and run away with Marianne, his ex-lover, who is a weapons smuggler.

As:
Cast
Role:
Marianne Renoir
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Henri Attal, Graziella Galvani, Aicha Abadir
5. A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
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2
A Woman Is a Woman
12
2

Anna is a stripper who wishes to become a mother, but her biological clock is ticking away. Since her boyfriend is reluctant to become a father, he asks his best friend to get her pregnant. When she accepts, things get complicated.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Angela (as Karina)
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean-Claude Brialy, Henri Attal
7. The Nun (1966)
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2
The Nun
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Suzanne
Director:
Jacques Rivette
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Micheline Presle, Liselotte Pulver, Francine Bergé, Francisco Rabal
8. Bread and Chocolate (1974)
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2
Bread and Chocolate
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Franco Brusati
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Nino Manfredi, Tano Cimarosa, Gianfranco Barra, Paolo Turco
9. The Camp Followers (1965)
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2
The Camp Followers
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elenitza Karaboris
Director:
Valerio Zurlini
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Lea Massari, Marie Laforêt, Tomas Milian, Mario Adorf
10. Chinese Roulette (1976)
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2
Chinese Roulette
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Irene Cartis
Director:
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Margit Carstensen, Ulli Lommel, Brigitte Mira, Alexander Allerson
11. Regina Roma (1982)
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2
Regina Roma
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2

An aging couple wants peace and harmony in their family, but things get quite complicated when their only son returns after a long absence with his fiancée.

As:
Cast
Role:
Regina
Director:
Jean-Yves Prate
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
12. Le Petit Soldat (1963)
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2
Le Petit Soldat
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Veronica Dreyer
Director:
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Henri-Jacques Huet, Michel Subor, Paul Beauvais
13. The Stranger (1967)
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2
The Stranger
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie Cardona
Director:
Luchino Visconti
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marcello Mastroianni, Alfred Adam, Bernard Blier, Pierre Bertin
14. Appointment in Bray (1971)
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2
Appointment in Bray
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elle (la servante)
Director:
André Delvaux
Genres:
Drama, War, Music
Star Cast:
Mathieu Carrière, Roger Van Hool, Bulle Ogier, Boby Lapointe
15. Alphaville (1965)
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2
Alphaville
11
2

Alphaville is a science fiction thriller film which tells the story of a US secret agent who is sent to an outer space city named Alphaville, where he needs to find a missing person, as well as help the city become free from its tyrannical ruler.  He is aided in his mission by a young woman named Natacha.

As:
Cast
Role:
Natacha von Braun
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Akim Tamiroff, Eddie Constantine, Valérie Boisgel, Jean-Louis Comolli
16. Olyan, mint otthon (1978)
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2
Olyan, mint otthon
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna
Director:
Márta Mészáros
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Zsuzsa Czinkóczi, Jan Nowicki, Ildikó Pécsi, Kornélia Sallay
17. Bande-annonce de 'Vivre sa vie: Film en douze tableaux' (1962)
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2
Bande-annonce de 'Vivre sa vie: Film en douze tableaux'
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Short, Musical
Star Cast:
Sady Rebbot, André S. Labarthe, Guylaine Schlumberger
18. Morel's Invention (1974)
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2
Morel's Invention
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Faustine
Director:
Emidio Greco
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
John Steiner, Giulio Brogi, Anna Maria Gherardi, Ezio Marano
19. Bande-annonce de 'Pierrot le fou' (1965)
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2
Bande-annonce de 'Pierrot le fou'
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Short, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean-Paul Belmondo
20. Les fiancés du pont Mac Donald ou (Méfiez-vous des lunettes noires) (1961)
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2
Les fiancés du pont Mac Donald ou (Méfiez-vous des lunettes noires)
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2

Anna kisses the man she loves on a bridge overlooking Seine. However, things get ugly when she is knocked flat, and her lover watches in horror as she is loaded into the back of a funeral vehicle.

As:
Cast
Role:
Anna, la jeune fille blonde
Director:
Agnès Varda
Genres:
Short, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Eddie Constantine, Sami Frey, Emilienne Caille
21. Sweet and Sour (1963)
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2
Sweet and Sour
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2

Gerard is a young man who aspires to become an actor. For this, he starts following his sister Frederique, who is quite obsessed with cinema.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jacques Baratier
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
22. Michael Kohlhaas - Der Rebell (1969)
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2
Michael Kohlhaas - Der Rebell
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2

Michael Kohlhaas is a horse merchant who meets a noble while making his way to a local fair to sell his horses. The noble forces him to leave him few of the horses as payment for traveling through his land. However, when he returns, the horses are nearly dead. Kolhaas therefore decides to fight against this injustice.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Elisabeth Kohlhaas
Director:
Volker Schlöndorff
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anita Pallenberg, Kurt Meisel, David Warner, Michael Gothard
23. Bande-annonce De 'Made in U.S.A.' (1966)
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2
Bande-annonce De 'Made in U.S.A.'
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Short
Star Cast:
Marianne Faithfull, László Szabó, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Yves Afonso
24. Presentation, or Charlotte and Her Steak (1960)
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Presentation, or Charlotte and Her Steak
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2

Charlotte is about to leave the country. Walter has one opportunity to tell her how he feels. As they walk through a small village, Walter introduces Charlotte to Clara, hoping to make her feel jealous and win her back. Walter then accompanies Charlotte to her home where she cooks streak before stepping out to board her train. Charlotte talks about Clara and eventually they kiss and make up.

As:
Cast
Role:
Clara (recorded 1961) (voice)
Director:
Éric Rohmer
Genres:
Short, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Stéphane Audran, Andrée Bertrand, Anne Couderet
25. Laughter in the Dark (1969)
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Laughter in the Dark
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2

In order to destroy a wealthy art dealer emotionally and financially, young theater usherette and her ex-lover devise a scheme. Will they succeed?

As:
Cast
Role:
Margot
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Burton, Nicol Williamson, Siân Phillips, Jean-Claude Drouot
26. Tonight or Never (1961)
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2
Tonight or Never
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Valérie
Director:
Michel Deville
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Claude Rich, Georges Descrières, Michel de Ré, Jacqueline Danno
28. Pigen og skoene (1959)
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2
Pigen og skoene
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
(as Hanne Blarke)
Director:
Ib Schmedes
Genres:
Short
29. The Thief of Tibadabo (1965)
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2
The Thief of Tibadabo
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria
Director:
Maurice Ronet
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
José Nieto, Maurice Ronet, Luis Ciges, Enrique Herreros
30. The Wedding Ring (1971)
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2
The Wedding Ring
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeanne
Director:
Christian de Chalonge
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Jean-Claude Carrière, Rufus, Isabelle Sadoyan, Tsilla Chelton
31. All About Loving (1964)
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2
All About Loving
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hélène
Director:
Jean Aurel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Elsa Martinelli, Michel Piccoli, Jean Sorel, Philippe Avron
32. Zärtliche Haie (1967)
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2
Zärtliche Haie
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elena / Costa
Director:
Michel Deville
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Scilla Gabel, Gérard Barray, Mario Adorf, Fritz Tillmann
33. L'ami de Vincent (1983)
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2
L'ami de Vincent
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2

A Friend of Vincent is a comedy drama film which tells the story of two men, whose friendship is put to the test, after one of them is accused by a woman of killing her sister.

As:
Cast
Director:
Pierre Granier-Deferre
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Birkin, Philippe Noiret, Françoise Fabian, Marie-France Pisier
34. The Time to Die (1970)
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2
The Time to Die
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
La femme sans nom
Director:
André Farwagi
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Billy Kearns, Jean Rochefort, Bruno Cremer, Daniel Moosmann
35. Vivre ensemble (1973)
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2
Vivre ensemble
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2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Julie Andersen
Director:
Anna Karina
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michel Lancelot, Monique Morelli, Viviane Blassel, Bob Asklöf
36. Before Winter Comes (1969)
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2
Before Winter Comes
PG
10
2

After the Second World War, in an Austrian camp for displaced people, a British officer Giles Burnside discovers that his Russian interpreter, Janovic, is actually a deserter, who according to the regulations, should be executed. He offers to help him escape, but Janovic is not sure whether to trust Burnside.

As:
Cast
Role:
Maria
Director:
J. Lee Thompson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, War
Star Cast:
Chaim Topol, David Niven, John Hurt, Anthony Quayle, Topol
37. Three Fables of Love (1962)
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2
Three Fables of Love
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
René Clair, Alessandro Blasetti, Hervé Bromberger
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Leslie Caron, Charles Aznavour, Rossano Brazzi, Michel Serrault, Raymond Bussières, Jean Poiret
38. Maid for Murder (1962)
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2
Maid for Murder
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Toni
Director:
Robert Asher
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alfred Marks, Hattie Jacques, Dennis Lotis, Bob Monkhouse
39. The Musician Killer (1976)
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2
The Musician Killer
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Louise
Director:
Benoît Jacquot
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Philippe March, Joël Bion, Hélène Coulomb, Gunars Larsens
41. The Story of a Mother (1979)
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2
The Story of a Mother
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Christine Olsen
Director:
Claus Weeke
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Duval, Gustaf Hagström, Tove Maës, Bodil Udsen
42. Scheherazade (1963)
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2
Scheherazade
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2

The beautiful Sheherazade was promised to a powerful Sultan as an exchange gift for free passage to the Holy Land. Things get complicated when an enemy of the Sultan ambushes the traveling party, and Sheherazade is taken prisoner. A knight named Renaud manages to save her life, but  soon they develop feelings for each other.

As:
Cast
Role:
Shéhérazade
Director:
Pierre Gaspard-Huit
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Antonio Vilar, Gérard Barray, Giuliano Gemma
43. Justine (1969)
9
2
Justine
R
9
2

Justine is a drama film, which tells the story of a widowed single mother who takes up a job as a caretaker for a young girl suffering from spina bifida. Eventually, an unlikely friendship blossoms between them. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Melissa
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael York, Dirk Bogarde, Anouk Aimée, Philippe Noiret
44. Ave Maria (1984)
9
2
Ave Maria
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Berthe Granjeux
Director:
Jacques Richard
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Dora Doll, Féodor Atkine, Isabelle Pasco, Pascale Ogier
45. Lamiel (1967)
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2
Lamiel
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lamiel
Director:
Jean Aurel
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michel Bouquet, Marc Eyraud, Denise Péron, Denise Gence
46. La ronde (1964)
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2
La ronde
9
2

La Ronda is a French romantic drama film, which portrays several romantic adventures of people of different social backgrounds and status. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Jane Fonda, Maurice Ronet, Jean-Claude Brialy, Marie Dubois
47. The Oldest Profession (1967)
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2
The Oldest Profession
9
2

The film is a collection of six sketches by six finest directors from Europe and their stories revolving around one common theme – prostitution. In the segments, the directors trace the journey of the oldest profession, elaborating on how it evolved from pre-historic age to the future. The vignettes include ‘The Pre-historic Era,’ ‘Roman Nights,’ ‘Mademoiselle Mimi,’ ‘The Gay Nineties,’ ‘Paris Today,’ and ‘Anticipation.’  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Raquel Welch, Jeanne Moreau, Elsa Martinelli, Enrico Maria Salerno
48. I, Cesar (2003)
9
2
I, Cesar
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Berry
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Philippe Écoffey, Maria de Medeiros, Jules Sitruk, Joséphine Berry
49. Scrambled Eggs (1976)
9
2
Scrambled Eggs
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Clara Dutilleul
Director:
Joël Santoni
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Lonsdale, Jean-Claude Brialy, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Jean Carmet
50. The Salzburg Connection (1972)
9
2
The Salzburg Connection
PG
9
2

While holidaying in Europe, a lawyer is asked by a publisher to go to Salzburg in order to see a photographer for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. However, when he arrives at the place, it seems that the photographer has vanished, leaving his wife and brother behind. He soon finds himself involved with spies and assassins who are on the hunt for a list made up by the Nazis about people who had collaborated with them.

As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Bryant
Director:
Lee H. Katzin
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Joe Maross, Barry Newman, Karen Jensen
51. Chaussette surprise (1978)
8
2
Chaussette surprise
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nathalie
Director:
Jean-François Davy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bernadette Lafont, Michel Galabru, Bernard Haller, Christine Pascal
52. Monkey Business (1978)
8
2
Monkey Business
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Natascha
Director:
Ulli Lommel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ulli Lommel, Willy Kübler
53. The Truth About Charlie (2002)
7
1
The Truth About Charlie
PG-13
7
1

After returning from holiday, a woman discovers that her husband has been murdered. Meanwhile, several groups of people are also pressurizing her to unravel the mystery of his true identity. At the same time, more people are ending up dead.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Timothy Francis Robbins, Mark Wahlberg, Thandie Newton, Olga Sékulic, Stephen Dillane, Françoise Bertin
54. Up, Down, Fragile (1995)
11
2
Up, Down, Fragile
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jacques Rivette
Genres:
Mystery, Romance, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Laurence Côte, Marianne Denicourt, Bruno Todeschini, Nathalie Richard
55. L'oeuvre au noir (1988)
10
2
L'oeuvre au noir
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Catherine
Director:
André Delvaux
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sami Frey, Gian Maria Volontè, Philippe Léotard, Jacques Lippe
56. Victoria (2008)
10
2
Victoria
10
2
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Anna Karina
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Woodson Louis, Jean-François Moran, Emmanuel Reichenbach, Sylvie De Morais-Nogueira
57. Treasure Island (1985)
9
2
Treasure Island
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mother
Director:
Raoul Ruiz
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Martin Landau, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Vic Tayback, Sheila
58. Un mari à prix fixe (1965)
8
2
Un mari à prix fixe
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Béatrice Reinhoff
Director:
Claude de Givray
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gabrielle Dorziat, Roger Hanin, Gregor von Rezzori, Hubert Noël
59. The Man Who Wanted to Be Guilty (1990)
8
2
The Man Who Wanted to Be Guilty
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Edith
Director:
Ole Roos
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Bent Christensen, Jesper Klein, Claes Rose Mikkelsen, Kirsten Norholt
60. Last Song (1987)
8
2
Last Song
8
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Susan
Director:
Dennis Berry
Genres:
Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Gabrielle Lazure, Anouk Grinberg, Scott Renderer, Geoffrey Carey
61. Sun in Your Eyes (1962)
8
2
Sun in Your Eyes
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dagmar
Director:
Jacques Bourdon
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Nadine Alari, Georges Descrières, Jacques Perrin
62. Last Summer in Tangiers (1987)
7
1
Last Summer in Tangiers
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Alexandre Arcady
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Roger Hanin, Jacques Villeret, Thierry Lhermitte, Valeria Golino
63. Cayenne Palace (1987)
6
1
Cayenne Palace
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lola
Director:
Alain Maline
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Jean Yanne, Richard Berry, Xavier Deluc, Olivia Brunaux
64. Nom de code: Sacha (2001)
6
1
Nom de code: Sacha
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Thierry Jousse
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Philippe Katerine, Margot Abascal, Éric Barboza, Noël Akchoté

TV Movie(s)

1. Anna (1967)
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2
Anna
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna
Director:
Pierre Koralnik
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Marianne Faithfull, Jean-Claude Brialy, Serge Gainsbourg, Barbara Sommers
2. Carlos (1971)
11
2
Carlos
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Clara
Director:
Hans W. Geissendörfer
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Geraldine Chaplin, Bernhard Wicki, Horst Frank, Gottfried John
3. Chloé (1996)
9
2
Chloé
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Katia
Director:
Dennis Berry
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Jean-Claude Adelin, Nozha Khouadra, Arache Mansour
4. Also es war so... (1980)
9
2
Also es war so...
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Columbine / Gertrude S.
Director:
Karin Thome
Star Cast:
Ulli Lommel, Andrea Schober, Giovanni Widmann

TV Shows and Videos

Madame le juge (1978)
Madame le juge
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Simone Signoret, Marie Trintignant, Jean-Claude Dauphin, Didier Haudepin