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List of Emmanuelle Seigner Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
13
3
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
PG-13
13
3

Based on a true story, the film revolves around Jean, who suffers a stroke and becomes paralyzed. The only part of his body he can move is his left eye. While his doctors try to make him functional, he tries to develop a way in which he can express his thoughts.

As:
Cast
Role:
Céline
Director:
Julian Schnabel
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Max von Sydow, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Michael Wincott, Marie-Josée Croze
2. La môme (2007)
13
2
La môme
PG-13
13
2

It is a biographical work based on the life of French singer Édith Piaf. Raised under the guardianship of her grandmother in a brothel, she begins to work with her street performer father at the age of nine, holding a hat for the coins, later mesmerizing the audience with her songs. The film then goes on to chronicle her struggle, her success, her addiction and finally her untimely death.

As:
Cast
Role:
Titine
Director:
Olivier Dahan
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance, Music
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Pascal Greggory, Jean-Paul Rouve, Sylvie Testud
3. In the House (2012)
12
2
In the House
R
12
2

Germain is a middle-aged literature teacher who develops a bond with his student Claude. However, the student shows antisocial behavior, and finds ways to seduce his friend’s mother as well as his teacher’s wife.  He eventually even causes the teacher to get dismissed.

As:
Cast
Role:
Esther Artole
Director:
François Ozon
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Kristin Scott Thomas, Fabrice Luchini, Denis Ménochet, Ernst Umhauer
4. Os Imortais (2003)
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4
Os Imortais
14
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Madeleine Durand
Director:
António-Pedro Vasconcelos
Genres:
Drama, Action, War, Crime
Star Cast:
Joaquim de Almeida, Rogério Samora, Nicolau Breyner, Rui Unas
5. Bitter Moon (1992)
15
2
Bitter Moon
R
15
2

Bitter Moon tells the story of a couple Nigel and Fiona who are on a cruise ship. During their journey, they encounter another couple, Oscar and Mimi. Nigel soon finds himself drawn towards Mimi, after learning about Oscar’s erotic and sadistic past with her.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Mimi
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Hugh Grant, Kristin Scott Thomas, Peter Coyote, Victor Banerjee
6. The Siege of Jadotville (2016)
12
2
The Siege of Jadotville
12
2

Based on real events, this war thriller film revolves around an Irish commander and his battalion of 150 men, who withstand a siege against 3000 Congolese troops.  They manage to kill a total of 300 enemy soldiers and wound 1000 of them, with 16 of their own wounded and zero deaths of their own.

As:
Cast
Director:
Richie Smyth
Genres:
Thriller, Action, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Jamie Dornan, Mark Strong, Michael McElhatton, Jason O'Mara
7. An Officer and a Spy (2019)
12
2
An Officer and a Spy
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Pauline Monnier
Director:
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller
Star Cast:
Roman Polanski, Jean Dujardin, Louis Garrel, Hervé Pierre
8. La Vénus à la fourrure (2013)
12
2
La Vénus à la fourrure
12
2

Thomas, a director is auditioning several actresses for the lead character of his play, but is disappointed with all the performances. As he prepares to leave the theater, he comes across an actress named Vanda Jordan, whose name doesn’t appear on the audition list.  But she manages to impress him with her excellent acting skills.

As:
Cast
Role:
Vanda
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mathieu Amalric,
9. Frantic (1988)
14
2
Frantic
R
14
2

In a hotel room in Paris, a visiting doctor does not pay much attention when his wife complains that she cannot unlock her suitcase. But on coming out of the shower he finds her missing. When neither the police nor the US embassy takes any worthwhile step, he decides to take the matter in his hand, even if it requires him to deal with the underworld. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Michelle
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Roman Polanski, Betty Buckley, Djiby Soumare, Dominique Virton
10. Heal the Living (2016)
11
2
Heal the Living
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marianne
Director:
Katell Quillévéré
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tahar Rahim, Bouli Lanners, Anne Dorval, Kool Shen
11. The Ninth Gate (1999)
12
2
The Ninth Gate
R
12
2

A wealthy book collector, Boris Balkan hires Dean Corso, a book dealer who specialises in finding rare books. His motive – to verify the authenticity of his purchased book The Nine Gates of the Kingdom of Shadows that has the capability to summon the Devil himself. Corso sets out on a journey to uncover the truth about the book and finds himself in a series of strange events.

As:
Cast
Role:
The Girl
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin, Barbara Jefford
12. Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants (2004)
11
2
Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Yvan Attal
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Charlotte Gainsbourg, Johnny Depp, Sébastien Vidal, Yvan Attal, Chloé Combret
13. Place Vendôme (1998)
11
2
Place Vendôme
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nathalie
Director:
Nicole Garcia
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Catherine Deneuve, Bernard Fresson, Jacques Dutronc, Jean-Pierre Bacri
14. Year of the Jellyfish (1984)
10
2
Year of the Jellyfish
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Frank
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jacques Perrin, Bernard Giraudeau, Caroline Cellier, Valérie Kaprisky
15. Essential Killing (2010)
10
2
Essential Killing
R
10
2

Essential Killing is a war thriller film which tells the story of a Taliban member living in Afghanistan, who is taken captive by the American forces, after he kills one of their soldiers and two contractors. Eventually, he is transferred to Europe for interrogation, but somehow he manages to escape his captors. Now, he is lost in a continent he knows nothing about.

As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret
Director:
Jerzy Skolimowski
Genres:
War, Thriller
Star Cast:
Vincent Gallo, Zach Cohen, Iftach Ophir, Nicolai Cleve Broch
16. Nirvana (1997)
10
2
Nirvana
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gabriele Salvatores
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Christopher Lambert, Diego Abatantuono, Sergio Rubini, Stefania Rocca
17. Détective (1985)
10
2
Détective
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Johnny Hallyday, Laurent Terzieff, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Claude Brasseur
18. The Man Who Laughs (2012)
10
2
The Man Who Laughs
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
La duchesse Josiane
Director:
Jean-Pierre Améris
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gérard Depardieu, Christa Théret, Marc-André Grondin, Arben Bajraktaraj
19. Change of Plans (2009)
9
2
Change of Plans
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Mattei
Director:
Danièle Thompson
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Patrick Bruel, Karin Viard, Marina Foïs, Dany Boon
20. D'après une histoire vraie (2017)
9
2
D'après une histoire vraie
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Delphine Dayrieux
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Eva Green, Dominique Pinon, Vincent Perez, Damien Bonnard
22. A Few Hours of Spring (2012)
11
2
A Few Hours of Spring
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Clémence
Director:
Stéphane Brizé
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vincent Lindon, Hélène Vincent, Olivier Perrier, Sylvie Jobert
23. Dark Illness (1990)
11
2
Dark Illness
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Girl
Director:
Mario Monicelli
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Stefania Sandrelli, Giancarlo Giannini, Vittorio Caprioli, Elisa Mainardi
24. Buddy Boy (1999)
10
2
Buddy Boy
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gloria
Director:
Mark Hanlon
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Susan Tyrrell, Mark Boone Junior, Aidan Gillen, Harry Groener
25. Four Last Songs (2007)
10
2
Four Last Songs
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Francesca Joseph
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
26. Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out (2012)
10
2
Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself (archiveFootage)
Director:
Marina Zenovich
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Roman Polanski, Susan Gailey, Samantha Geimer
27. Sans toi (2004)
10
2
Sans toi
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Armelle
Director:
Liria Bégéja
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Ilroy Plowright, Séverine Vincent, Amin Zanzem
28. Body to Body (2003)
10
2
Body to Body
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Bartelli
Director:
François Hanss
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Maurice Lamy, Philippe Torreton, Thibault Seitz, Vittoria Scognamiglio
29. The King of Ads (1991)
10
2
The King of Ads
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself (segment "Vanity Fair commercial")
Director:
Patrice Leconte, Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, David Lynch, Bob Giraldi
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
30. Backstage (2005)
10
3
Backstage
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lauren Waks
Director:
Emmanuelle Bercot
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Noémie Lvovsky, Samuel Benchetrit, Isild Le Besco, Valéry Zeitoun
31. Le sourire (1994)
9
2
Le sourire
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Odile
Director:
Claude Miller
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Pierre Marielle, Richard Bohringer, Chantal Banlier, Nadia Barentin
32. Laguna (2001)
9
2
Laguna
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Thelma Pianon
Director:
Dennis Berry
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Henry Cavill, Charles Aznavour, Joe Mantegna, Sergio Castellitto, Daniela Alviani
33. Cours privé (1986)
9
2
Cours privé
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Zanon
Director:
Pierre Granier-Deferre
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michel Aumont, Xavier Deluc, Elizabeth Bourgine, Sylvia Zerbib
34. La divine poursuite (1997)
8
2
La divine poursuite
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bobbi
Director:
Michel Deville
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Antoine de Caunes, Élodie Bouchez, Denis Podalydès, Robert Plagnol
35. Stalin's Couch (2016)
8
2
Stalin's Couch
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lidia
Director:
Fanny Ardant
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gérard Depardieu, Tudor Istodor, Paul Hamy, François Chattot
36. Chicas (2010)
8
2
Chicas
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nuria
Director:
Yasmina Reza
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Carmen Maura, Valérie Dréville, Victor-Xavier Garcia, Ivan Barbot
37. Being Emmanuelle Seigner (2015)
8
2
Being Emmanuelle Seigner
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Rosalie Miller
Genres:
Short
38. Witches to the North (2001)
7
1
Witches to the North
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucilla
Director:
Giovanni Veronesi
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Sorvino, Daniele Liotti, Teo Mammucari, Valéria Cavalli
39. Let's Hope it Lasts (1996)
7
1
Let's Hope it Lasts
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Julie Neyrac
Director:
Michel Thibaud
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gérard Darmon, Jean-Pierre Bisson, Ticky Holgado, Catherine Jacob