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List of Isabella Rossellini Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Blue Velvet (1986)
13
3
Blue Velvet
R
13
3

Named after Bobby Vinton’s song, Blue Velvet, is a neo-noir thriller by American filmmaker David Keith Lynch. It starts when a college student, who is in town visiting his ailing father, finds a human ear severed and thrown in a field. What follows, is his journey to try and uncover the mystery and getting involved with an enticing lounge singer.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dorothy Vallens
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
2. Immortal Beloved (1994)
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3
Immortal Beloved
R
16
3

Immortal Beloved is a biographical romantic drama musical film which chronicles the life of Ludwig van Beethoven, famous classical composer, who had to struggle a lot after going through hearing loss. He had written a love letter to a nameless beloved, and after his death, his assistant tries to find out who that woman actually was.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Marie Erdödy
Director:
Bernard Rose
Genres:
Biography, Romance, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Gary Oldman, Miriam Margolyes, Jeroen Krabbé, Johanna ter Steege, Marco Hofschneider
3. Dark Eyes (1987)
12
2
Dark Eyes
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Nikita Mikhalkov
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Marcello Mastroianni, Vsevolod Larionov, Silvana Mangano, Marthe Keller
5. Il pap'occhio (1980)
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2
Il pap'occhio
12
2

Musician Renzo Arbore has a vision of Don Gabriel who brings a message from the Vatican that the Pope was impressed by a beer commercial in which Renzo was the spokesman. Therefore he is going to be hired as the artistic director of the newly-formed organization Vatican State Television.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Renzo Arbore
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Martin Scorsese, Diego Abatantuono, Silvia Annichiarico, Renzo Arbore
6. Brand Upon the Brain! (2006)
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3
Brand Upon the Brain!
11
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Guy Maddin
Genres:
Romance, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Gretchen Krich, Sullivan Brown, Maya Lawson, Katherine E. Scharhon
8. Wild at Heart (1990)
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2
Wild at Heart
R
11
2

Sailor Ripley, released from prison after killing in self-defense, breaks his parole to set out for California with girlfriend, Lula Fortune. Lula’s mother, Marietta, sends a private detective and a contract-killer after them to eliminate Sailor. While on the run in a bid to keep one step ahead of Marietta’s plotting, they encounter offensives, and fight through challenges that test their love.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Comedy
9. The Saddest Music in the World (2003)
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2
The Saddest Music in the World
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Helen Port-Huntley
Director:
Guy Maddin
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Fox, Mark McKinney, Maria de Medeiros, Ross McMillan
10. Infamous (2006)
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2
Infamous
R
12
2

Infamous is a crime drama film which revolves around a reckless woman who along with her new boyfriend, commits several robberies, on a cross-country trip. She soon becomes a sensation on social media after she decides to post her exploits online.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Marella Agnelli
Director:
Douglas McGrath
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Biography
11. Two Lovers (2008)
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2
Two Lovers
R
11
2

After a broken engagement, Leonard moves in with his parents. He soon becomes involved with an honest and a sensible young woman named Sandra, whom his parents set up for him. Although the two seem to be a perfect match, Leonard soon finds himself being attracted to another manipulative woman Michelle, who is also a drug-addict. 

As:
Cast
Director:
James Gray
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Joaquin Phoenix, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anne Joyce, Elliot Villar, Craig Walker
12. Fearless (1993)
11
2
Fearless
R
11
2

After surviving a plane crash, the personality of Max Klein totally changes as he becomes a completely different person. Meanwhile, he also tries to help and support another survivor who lost her child.

As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Klein
Director:
Peter Weir
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Rosie Perez, Jeff Bridges, Benicio Del Toro, John Turturro, Tom Hulce
13. Chicken with Plums (2011)
11
2
Chicken with Plums
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Maria de Medeiros, Mathieu Amalric, Éric Caravaca, Jamel Debbouze
14. Il prato (1979)
10
2
Il prato
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eugenia
Director:
Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Giulio Brogi, Michele Placido, Saverio Marconi, Laura Cepeda
15. Roger Dodger (2002)
10
2
Roger Dodger
R
10
2

This comedy drama film tells the story of an ad executive Roger, who is apparently quite successful with women. When his teen nephew visits him, he decides to show him how to pick up women, but soon he learns that his methods are not as foolproof as he thought.

As:
Cast
Role:
Joyce
Director:
Dylan Kidd
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
16. Closet Monster (2015)
10
2
Closet Monster
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Buffy (voice)
Director:
Stephen Dunn
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Joanne Kelly, Aaron Abrams, Jack Fulton, Jinji Dawson
18. Enemy (2013)
10
2
Enemy
R
10
2

History professor Adam Bell suddenly discovers a person on television who looks exactly like him, and following an obsessive search, finds out that his doppelganger is small-time actor Anthony Claire. The two agree to meet, but Adam soon regrets the decision after Anthony attempts to manipulate him in order to sleep with his beautiful girlfriend Mary.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mother
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, Sarah Gadon, Mélanie Laurent, Joshua Peace
19. Wyatt Earp (1994)
10
2
Wyatt Earp
PG-13
10
2

This American biographical Western film released in 1994 and follows the life of Wyatt Earp, an Old West lawman and gambler. The movie follows his story from being a farm boy in Iowa, growing up into a terrifying marshal and finally leading up to the O.K. Corral gunfight.

As:
Cast
Director:
Lawrence Kasdan
Genres:
Drama, Western, Crime, Biography, Adventure
20. Joy (2015)
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2
Joy
PG-13
11
2

This biographical film depicts the story of brilliant inventor, Joy Mangano, who is financially struggling as a divorced mother of two children with a huge family to support. She designs an innovative self-wringing mop and manages to get a sponsor, but has an excruciating journey through betrayals before she can establish herself as a successful independent businesswoman.

As:
Cast
Director:
David O. Russell
Genres:
Biography, Drama
21. Death Becomes Her (1992)
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2
Death Becomes Her
PG-13
13
2

An actress and a writer, two friends turned rivals who are vying for the affection of the same man, secretly drink a miracle potion to stay young. They both plot and plan to kill each other. However, due to the side-effect of the potion, even after their death the two continue to move around as ‘living dead,’ making the matters worst.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Lisle Von Rhuman
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Horror
22. White Nights (1985)
11
2
White Nights
TV-14
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Taylor Hackford
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Helen Mirren, Geraldine Page, Jerzy Skolimowski, Mikhail Baryshnikov
26. The Solitude of Prime Numbers (2010)
9
2
The Solitude of Prime Numbers
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Saverio Costanzo
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alba Rohrwacher, Luca Marinelli, Arianna Nastro, Vittorio Lomartire
27. Empire (2002)
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2
Empire
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
La Colombiana
Director:
Franc. Reyes
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Denise Richards, John Leguizamo, Fat Joe, Vincent Laresca
28. Vita and Virginia (2018)
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2
Vita and Virginia
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Baroness Sackville
Genres:
Romance, Biography, Drama
29. The Innocent (1993)
9
2
The Innocent
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria
Director:
John Schlesinger
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Campbell Scott, Ronald Nitschke, Hart Bochner
30. A Matter of Time (1976)
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3
A Matter of Time
PG
9
3

A simple young girl, who is also an aspiring actress, helps an old countess to deal with her old age. In return, the countess introduces her to the world of upper class society.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, Liza Minnelli, Spiros Andros, Tina Aumont
31. The Accidental Husband (2008)
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2
The Accidental Husband
PG-13
8
2

The Accidental Husband is a romantic comedy film which revolves around Emma Lloyd, a radio host, who advises one of her listeners Sophia to break up with her fiancé Patrick. After Sophia breaks up with Patrick, Patrick decides to enter Emma’s life and teach her a lesson. He plans to end the relationship between Emma and her perfect gentleman fiancé Richard.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Griffin Dunne
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
32. Siesta (1987)
8
2
Siesta
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie
Director:
Mary Lambert
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Jodie Foster, Ellen Barkin, Gabriel Byrne
34. Keyhole (2011)
8
2
Keyhole
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hyacinth
Director:
Guy Maddin
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Jason Patric, Kevin McDonald, Louis Negin
35. Tough Guys Don't Dance (1987)
7
1
Tough Guys Don't Dance
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Madeleine Regency
Director:
Norman Mailer
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Penn Jillette, Ryan O'Neal, John Bedford Lloyd, Wings Hauser, Debra Stipe
36. Animals Distract Me (2011)
12
2
Animals Distract Me
12
2
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Herself / Darwin
Director:
Isabella Rossellini
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Campbell Scott, Mario Batali, Fabrizio Ferri, André Leon Talley
37. My Dad Is 100 Years Old (2005)
11
2
My Dad Is 100 Years Old
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Isabella Rossellini / Alfred Hitchcock / David O. Selznick / Federico Fellini / Charlie Chaplin / Ingrid Bergman
Director:
Guy Maddin
Genres:
Short, Biography
Star Cast:
Anna Magnani, Isaac Paz Sr.
38. The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea (2004)
11
2
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Greenaway
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War, Romance, Comedy, Biography
Star Cast:
Ornella Muti, Raymond J. Barry, Steven Mackintosh, Marcel Iures
39. Send Me to the 'Lectric Chair (2009)
10
2
Send Me to the 'Lectric Chair
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Woman
Director:
Guy Maddin
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Darcy Fehr, Brent Neale, David Evans, Jesse Fraser
40. The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story (2003)
10
2
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Greenaway
Genres:
War, Drama, Adventure, Biography, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Debbie Harry, Anna Galiena, Raymond J. Barry, Valentina Cervi, JJ Feild
41. The Dandelions (2012)
10
2
The Dandelions
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Madame Trebla
Director:
Carine Tardieu
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Denis Podalydès, Agnès Jaoui, Isabelle Carré, Juliette Gombert
42. The Zigzag Kid (2012)
10
2
The Zigzag Kid
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lola
Director:
Vincent Bal
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Burghart Klaußner, Fedja van Huêt, Thomas Simon, Jessica Zeylmaker
43. The Siege of Venice (1991)
11
2
The Siege of Venice
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rosanna
Director:
Giorgio Ferrara
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Conti, Michel Duchaussoy, James Wilby, Aleksandr Abdulov
44. Burt's Buzz (2013)
10
2
Burt's Buzz
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Jody Shapiro
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Burt Shavitz
45. Il cielo cade (2000)
10
2
Il cielo cade
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Katchen
Director:
Andrea Frazzi, Antonio Frazzi
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Jeroen Krabbé, Barbara Enrichi, Gianna Giachetti, Luciano Virgilio
46. A Life in Suitcases (2005)
10
2
A Life in Suitcases
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Greenaway
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Debbie Harry, Raymond J. Barry, Caroline Dhavernas, Roberto Citran, Michael Culkin
47. Flat Love (2009)
10
2
Flat Love
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Andrés Sanz
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Short
Star Cast:
D.H. Johnson, Taylor Martin, Francisco Soliño, Alec Lynch
48. The Feast of the Goat (2005)
9
2
The Feast of the Goat
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Urania
Director:
Luis Llosa
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tomas Milian, Paul Freeman, Juan Diego Botto, Stephanie Leonidas
49. King of the Corner (2004)
9
2
King of the Corner
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Riegert
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Rita Moreno, Eli Wallach, Peter Riegert, Marylouise Burke
50. Zelly and Me (1988)
9
2
Zelly and Me
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mademoiselle
Director:
Tina Rathborne
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Lynch, Glynis Johns, Alexandra Johnes, Kaiulani Lee
51. Croce e delizia (1995)
9
2
Croce e delizia
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Luciano De Crescenzo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Massimo Wertmüller, Marina Confalone, Teo Teocoli, Renato Scarpa
52. Gallant Ladies (1990)
9
2
Gallant Ladies
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Victoire
Director:
Jean-Charles Tacchella
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Laura Betti, Richard Bohringer, Marianne Basler, Robin Renucci
53. Late Bloomers (2011)
8
2
Late Bloomers
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary
Director:
Julie Gavras
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joanna Lumley, William Hurt, Doreen Mantle, Kate Ashfield
54. Red Riding Hood (1988)
8
2
Red Riding Hood
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Jean
Director:
Adam Brooks
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Musical, Family
Star Cast:
Craig T. Nelson, Rocco Sisto, Amelia Shankley, Helen Glazary
55. Oh La La (2006)
8
1
Oh La La
8
1
As:
Director
Director:
Isabella Rossellini
Genres:
Comedy, Short

TV Movie(s)

1. Monte Walsh (2003)
11
2
Monte Walsh
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
'Countess' Martine
Director:
Simon Wincer
Genres:
Western, Romance
Star Cast:
Tom Selleck, Robert Carradine, William Devane, George Eads, Keith Carradine
3. Isabella Rossellini's Green Porno Live (2015)
11
2
Isabella Rossellini's Green Porno Live
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Herself
Director:
Jody Shapiro, Tommaso Rossellini
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Norika Fujiwara
4. Crime of the Century (1996)
11
2
Crime of the Century
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Hauptmann
Director:
Mark Rydell
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Michael Moriarty, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, J.T. Walsh, Allen Garfield, Stephen Rea
5. Filthy Gorgeous (2006)
10
2
Filthy Gorgeous
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Antonia
Director:
Robert Allan Ackerman
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Maya Stange, Kate Jennings Grant, Eva Simon
6. Isabella Rossellini - Aus dem Leben eines Schmetterlings (2010)
10
2
Isabella Rossellini - Aus dem Leben eines Schmetterlings
10
2
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Herself
Director:
Isabella Rossellini, Gero von Boehm
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jean-Luc Godard, Roberto Rossellini, Roberto Benigni, Johann Benét
7. Lies of the Twins (1991)
8
2
Lies of the Twins
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel Marks
Director:
Tim Hunter
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Aidan Quinn, Claudia Christian, Iman, John Pleshette
8. Ivory Hunters (1990)
8
2
Ivory Hunters
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria DiConti
Director:
Joseph Sargent
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
James Earl Jones, John Lithgow, Tony Todd, Olek Krupa
9. Infected (2008)
6
1
Infected
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Weissman
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Judd Nelson, Gil Bellows, Mark Camacho, Bruce Dinsmore

Animation(s)

Bon appétit! (2010)
Bon appétit!
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Isabella Rossellini
Genres:
Animation, Short
Incredibles 2 (2018)
Incredibles 2
PG
Plot:

As superheroes continue to live in hiding despite their recent heroism, wealthy Deavor siblings of Devtech propose a plan to send Elastigirl on secret missions aimed at gaining public trust. This leaves Mr. Incredible struggling with domestic chores and parenting their three superkids, while a new supervillain, the Screenslaver, plans to hypnotize the entire population through television screens.

As:
Cast
Director:
Brad Bird
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Action
Seduce Me (2010)
Seduce Me
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Herself - Host (unknown episodes)
Director:
Isabella Rossellini
Genres:
Animation
My Dog Tulip (2009)
My Dog Tulip
As:
Cast
Role:
Ms. Canvenini (voice)
Director:
Paul Fierlinger, Sandra Fierlinger
Genres:
Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Lynn Redgrave, Christopher Plummer, Brian Murray, Peter Gerety

TV Shows and Videos

Goosebumps: Escape from Horrorland (1996)
Goosebumps: Escape from Horrorland
K-A
As:
Cast
Director:
Lawrence Guterman
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jeff Goldblum, Jeff Bennett, Glynis Barber, Mark Caso, Tatum Marie Fjersted
Green Porno (2008)
Green Porno
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Herself - Host / ... (10 episodes, 2008-2009)
Director:
Isabella Rossellini
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Johann Benét, Louis Giacobetti, Dallas Giorgi, Ona Grandey
Mammas (2013)
Mammas
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
(10 episodes, 2013)
Director:
Isabella Rossellini
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Napoléon (2002)
Napoléon
As:
Cast
Role:
Joséphine de Beauharnais (4 episodes, 2002)
Director:
Yves Simoneau
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, War, Romance, Biography, History
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Gérard Depardieu, Christian Clavier, Anouk Aimée
Sex (1992)
Sex
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Fabien Baron
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Naomi Campbell, Udo Kier, Madonna, Big Daddy Kane