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List of Louis Jourdan Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948)
23
6
Letter from an Unknown Woman
23
6

Stefan Brand is a pianist who must face a duel the following morning. However, he has no intention of defending his honor, and after receiving a letter from someone from his past, he decides fo flee.

As:
Cast
Role:
Stefan Brand
Director:
Max Ophüls
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Joan Fontaine, Mady Christians, Art Smith, Marcel Journet
2. A String of Blue Beads (1953)
9
3
A String of Blue Beads
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter
Director:
Alan Dinehart
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Margaret Hamilton, Ellen Cobb-Hill, Elaine Lynn, Christine Lynn
3. Count Dracula (1977)
9
4
Count Dracula
9
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Count Dracula
Director:
Philip Saville
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Frank Finlay, Judi Bowker, Susan Penhaligon, Jack Shepherd
4. Irma la Douce (1963)
29
11
Irma la Douce
29
11

Nestor Patou is an honest cop who is transferred to a more urban neighborhood in Paris. He finds a street full of prostitutes working at a hotel and proceeds to raid the place. However, soon it becomes apparent that his superior is aware of the happenings at the hotel, but tolerates it due to bribes and services. He frames Nestor for bribery and fires him from the job.  

As:
Cast, Narrator
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Jack Lemmon, Lou Jacobi, Herschel Bernardi, Bruce Yarnell
5. Run a Crooked Mile (1969)
8
3
Run a Crooked Mile
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard Stuart
Director:
Gene Levitt
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Tyler Moore, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Alexander Knox, Stanley Holloway
6. Love in the Afternoon (1957)
23
10
Love in the Afternoon
23
10

Love in the Afternoon is a romantic crime comedy film which tells the story of a naive girl who meet and falls for the charms of an ageing playboy, who is also attracted to her. At the same time, her father, who is a detective has been hired to catch the playboy red-handed with the wife of his client.

As:
Cast, Narrator
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Audrey Hepburn, Gary Cooper, Maurice Chevalier, John McGiver, Van Doude
7. Twilight (1944)
7
3
Twilight
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Robert de Ligny
Director:
Marc Allégret
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Claude Dauphin, Micheline Presle, Jacques Louvigny, Marcelle Praince
8. Les petites du quai aux fleurs (1944)
7
3
Les petites du quai aux fleurs
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Francis
Director:
Marc Allégret
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
André Lefaur, Gérard Philipe, Bernard Blier, Odette Joyeux
9. Madame Bovary (1949)
10
4
Madame Bovary
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Rodolphe Boulanger
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
James Mason, Jennifer Jones, Van Heflin, Alf Kjellin
10. Ecco la felicità (1940)
7
3
Ecco la felicità
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Marcel L'Herbier
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ramon Novarro, Michel Simon, Jacqueline Delubac, Micheline Presle,
12. The Happy Time (1952)
7
3
The Happy Time
7
3

Robert is in for a surprise when his father Jacques invites an out-of-work magician’s assistant, to be their live-in maid. Meanwhile, Robert’s uncle Desmond is back in town to replace a sales manager who passed away some time back. Desmond soon finds himself attracted to their maid and begins a romance with her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Uncle Desmond Bonnard
Director:
Richard Fleischer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Boyer, Marsha Hunt, Bobby Driscoll, Linda Christian
13. Rue de l'Estrapade (1953)
7
3
Rue de l'Estrapade
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Henri Laurent
Director:
Jacques Becker
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Gélin, Jean Servais, Anne Vernon, Micheline Dax
14. Her First Affair (1941)
7
3
Her First Affair
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Henri Decoin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Danielle Darrieux, Fernand Ledoux, Gabrielle Dorziat, Suzanne Dehelly
15. Comedy of Happiness (1940)
7
3
Comedy of Happiness
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Marcel L'Herbier
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sylvie, Ramon Novarro, Michel Simon, Jacqueline Delubac, Micheline Presle
16. L'arlésienne (1942)
7
3
L'arlésienne
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Frédéri
Director:
Marc Allégret
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gaby Morlay, Raimu, Édouard Delmont, Fernand Charpin
17. Gigi (1958)
30
15
Gigi
G
30
15

Gigi is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of a rich playboy who begins a friendship with a young woman who is being trained to become a courtesan.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gaston Lachaille
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
18. Escapade (1957)
7
3
Escapade
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Raphaël
Director:
Ralph Habib
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Dany Carrel, Roger Hanin, Jean-Loup Philippe, Lise Delamare
19. The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)
9
5
The Man in the Iron Mask
9
5
As:
Cast
Role:
D'Artagnan
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
History, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ian Holm, Richard Chamberlain, Patrick McGoohan, Jenny Agutter
20. Anne of the Indies (1951)
8
4
Anne of the Indies
8
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Pierre François LaRochelle
Director:
Jacques Tourneur
Genres:
Drama, Action, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Herbert Marshall, Thomas Gomez, Debra Paget, Jean Peters
21. The Best of Everything (1959)
8
4
The Best of Everything
8
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Jean Negulesco
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Joan Crawford, Diane Baker, Hope Lange, Brian Aherne, Martha Hyer
22. Fear No Evil (1969)
6
3
Fear No Evil
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. David Sorell
Director:
Paul Wendkos
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Wilfrid Hyde-White, Bradford Dillman, Carroll O'Connor, Lynda Day George
23. Octopussy (1983)
108
58
Octopussy
PG
108
58

British Agent 009 carrying a fake Fabergé egg dies while crossing over to West Berlin from East. Shortly, a real Fabergé egg also appears at a British auction, making MI6 suspicious of Soviet involvement. Eventually James Bond is pressed into action and he travels to India, where she meets Octopussy, a wealthy businesswoman and smuggler. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kamal
Director:
John Glen
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Roger Moore, Lois Maxwell, Maud Adams, Kabir Bedi, Kristina Wayborn
24. The Story of the Count of Monte Cristo (1961)
7
4
The Story of the Count of Monte Cristo
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Edmond Dantès / Comte de Monte Cristo
Director:
Claude Autant-Lara
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Yvonne Furneaux, Franco Silva, Pierre Mondy, Bernard Dhéran
25. The Paradine Case (1947)
17
9
The Paradine Case
17
9

Anthony Keane is an attorney who has agreed to represent Mrs. Paradine, who is being charged of murdering her wealthy husband. Due to her beauty, the lawyer finds himself quite attracted to the woman, although he has been happily married himself for eleven years. He tries to pin the crime of murder on Latour, her servant; however the plan backfires.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Romance, Thriller, Drama
27. La vie de bohème (1945)
6
3
La vie de bohème
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Rodolphe / Rodolfo
Director:
Marcel L'Herbier
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Louis Salou, Alfred Adam, Giselle Pascal, María Denis
29. Dark Journey (1962)
6
3
Dark Journey
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul
Director:
Léonard Keigel
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lilli Palmer, Madeleine Robinson, Marie Laforêt, Georges Wilson
30. Three Coins in the Fountain (1954)
9
5
Three Coins in the Fountain
9
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Prince Dino di Cessi
Director:
Jean Negulesco
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Luciana Paluzzi, Dorothy McGuire, Clifton Webb, Rossano Brazzi, Jean Peters
32. The Great American Beauty Contest (1973)
6
3
The Great American Beauty Contest
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ralph Dupree
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Eleanor Parker, Farrah Fawcett, Robert Cummings, JoAnna Cameron
33. Immortal France (1943)
6
3
Immortal France
6
3
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Julien Duvivier
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Boyer, Suzy Prim, Louis Jouvet, Raimu
34. Bird of Paradise (1951)
6
4
Bird of Paradise
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Andre Laurence
Director:
Delmer Daves
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Everett Sloane, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget, Maurice Schwartz
35. Disorder (1962)
5
4
Disorder
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Tom
Director:
Franco Brusati
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alida Valli, Curd Jürgens, Susan Strasberg, Sami Frey
36. Julie (1956)
7
5
Julie
7
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Lyle Benton
Director:
Andrew L. Stone
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller
Star Cast:
Doris Day, Jack Kelly, Barry Sullivan, Frank Lovejoy
37. Silver Bears (1977)
6
4
Silver Bears
PG
6
4

Financial genius, Doc Fletcher, is sent to Lugano to obtain a bank so that his mobster boss can easily launder black money. But the bank turns out to have only a few hundred dollars in assets. When a chance to invest in an Iranian silver mine opens up, Fletcher sees an opportunity to turn bad luck into fortune. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Prince Gianfranco di Siracusa
Director:
Ivan Passer
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Joss Ackland, Jay Leno, Michael Caine, David Warner, Cybill Shepherd, Stéphane Audran
38. To Commit a Murder (1967)
5
4
To Commit a Murder
M
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Beaulieu
Director:
Édouard Molinaro
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Edmond O'Brien, Bernard Blier, Senta Berger, Maurice Garrel
39. Mathias Sandorf (1963)
5
4
Mathias Sandorf
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Le comte Mathias Sandorf
Director:
Georges Lampin
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Renaud Mary, Francisco Rabal, Serena Vergano, Antoine Balpêtré
40. Piange... il telefono (1975)
5
4
Piange... il telefono
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Alberto Landi
Director:
Lucio De Caro
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Domenico Modugno, Francesca Guadagno, Marie Yvonne Danaud, Claudio Lippi
41. Parade en 7 nuits (1941)
5
4
Parade en 7 nuits
5
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Marc Allégret
Star Cast:
André Lefaur, Micheline Presle, Jules Berry, Elvire Popesco
42. Year of the Comet (1992)
6
5
Year of the Comet
PG-13
6
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Philippe
Director:
Peter Yates
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ian Richardson, Tim Daly, Art Malik, Penelope Ann Miller
43. No Minor Vices (1948)
5
4
No Minor Vices
5
4

Perry Ashwell is a successful doctor who takes his wife and his colleagues for granted. His life takes a turn after he lets an eccentric young artist named Octavio into their lives, who doesn’t respect convention. Octavio soon finds himself attracted to April, Perry’s wife.

As:
Cast
Role:
Octavio Quaglini
Director:
Lewis Milestone
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jane Wyatt, Lilli Palmer, Dana Andrews, Norman Lloyd
44. The More It Goes, the Less It Goes (1977)
5
4
The More It Goes, the Less It Goes
5
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Michel Vianey
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Jean-Pierre Marielle, Henri Garcin, Jean Carmet, Niels Arestrup
45. A Flea in Her Ear (1968)
5
4
A Flea in Her Ear
M
5
4

A French woman Gabrielle is convinced that her lawyer husband Victor is having an affair, as he doesn’t pay much attention to her physical needs. Therefore, she sets up a meeting with her husband at a bordello hotel, but her husband is completely unaware that the woman he is going to meet is his own wife.

As:
Cast
Role:
Henri Tournel
Director:
Jacques Charon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rex Harrison, John Williams, Rosemary Harris, Rachel Roberts
46. La mariée est trop belle (1956)
5
4
La mariée est trop belle
5
4

A French romantic comedy about a country girl who goes on to become a top model.

As:
Cast
Role:
Michel
Director:
Pierre Gaspard-Huit
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Brigitte Bardot, Micheline Presle, Marcel Amont, Marcelle Arnold
47. Ritual of Evil (1970)
5
4
Ritual of Evil
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
David Sorell
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Anne Baxter, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Diana Hyland, John McMartin
48. Dangerous Exile (1957)
5
4
Dangerous Exile
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Duke Philippe de Beauvais
Director:
Brian Desmond Hurst
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Martita Hunt, Belinda Lee, Keith Michell, Richard O'Sullivan
49. Made in Paris (1966)
5
4
Made in Paris
5
4

A young woman from New York, an assistant buyer at an upscale clothing store, is sent to attend fashion shows of major European designers in Paris. She finds herself being pursued by many men including her employer's son, a handsome French designer and a columnist.

As:
Cast
Role:
Marc Fontaine
Director:
Boris Sagal
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Nichelle Nichols, Ann-Margret, Majel Barrett, Richard Crenna, Edie Adams, Chad Everett
50. The Young Rebel (1967)
4
4
The Young Rebel
M
4
4

This adventure drama film is based on real events surrounding the life of Miguel Cervantes, who was one of the most renowned novelists in Spain. Along with his brother, he gets captured by pirates for the slave market, but he starts planning a slave revolt instead.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cardinal Acquaviva
Director:
Vincent Sherman
Genres:
Biography, History, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Gina Lollobrigida, José Ferrer, Horst Buchholz, Francisco Rabal
51. The Sultans (1966)
4
4
The Sultans
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Laurent
Director:
Jean Delannoy
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gina Lollobrigida, Philippe Noiret, Corinne Marchand, Muriel Baptiste
52. Decameron Nights (1953)
4
4
Decameron Nights
4
4

Giovanni Boccaccio is a well-known writer who returns to Florence, Italy, to woo a beautiful noblewoman, Fiametta, who has been widowed recently. However, Fiametta doesn’t show interest in him. Giovanni therefore offers to tell her a few stories.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Giovanni Boccaccio / Paganino / Giulio / Don Bertando
Director:
Hugo Fregonese
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Collins, Joan Fontaine, Godfrey Tearle, Binnie Barnes
53. Swamp Thing (1982)
15
14
Swamp Thing
PG
15
14

This science fiction horror film tells us the story of Dr Alec, who has been working on a project to create a new plant/animal species that can survive even in the most extreme conditions. However, things don’t go as expected, and he is turned into a swamp plant monster that starts to cause havoc.

As:
Cast
Role:
Arcane
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Adrienne Barbeau, David Hess, Ray Wise, Nicholas Worth
54. Amazons of Rome (1961)
4
4
Amazons of Rome
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Drusco
Director:
Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia, Vittorio Cottafavi, Peter O'Cord
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Chevrier, Ettore Manni, Sylvia Syms, Nicole Courcel
55. Double Deal (1983)
3
4
Double Deal
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter Sterling
Director:
Brian Kavanagh
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Angela Punch McGregor, Bruce Spence, Peter Cummins, Diane Craig
56. The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
7
8
The Return of Swamp Thing
PG-13
7
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Anton Arcane
Director:
Jim Wynorski
Genres:
Adventure, Horror, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Heather Locklear, Sarah Douglas, Joey Sagal, Dick Durock
57. La belle aventure (1942)
6
3
La belle aventure
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
André d'Éguzon
Director:
Marc Allégret
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Claude Dauphin, Micheline Presle, Giselle Pascal, Suzanne Dehelly
58. To Die in Paris (1968)
5
4
To Die in Paris
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Colonel Bertine Westrex
Director:
Charles S. Dubin, Allen Reisner
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Action, War
Star Cast:
Letícia Román, Philippe Forquet, Carl Schell, Robert Ellenstein
59. Beverly Hills Madam (1986)
5
4
Beverly Hills Madam
PG-13
5
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Harvey Hart
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, Melody Anderson, Donna Dixon, Robin Givens
61. Counterforce (1988)
3
4
Counterforce
R
3
4
As:
Cast
Director:
José Antonio de la Loma
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
George Harris Kennedy, Jr, Isaac Hayes, George Kennedy, Simón Andreu, Kabir Bedi

Narrator/Dubbing

Irma la Douce (1963)
12
4
Irma la Douce
12
4

Nestor Patou is an honest cop who is transferred to a more urban neighborhood in Paris. He finds a street full of prostitutes working at a hotel and proceeds to raid the place. However, soon it becomes apparent that his superior is aware of the happenings at the hotel, but tolerates it due to bribes and services. He frames Nestor for bribery and fires him from the job.  

As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Jack Lemmon, Lou Jacobi, Herschel Bernardi, Bruce Yarnell
Love in the Afternoon (1957)
10
4
Love in the Afternoon
10
4

Love in the Afternoon is a romantic crime comedy film which tells the story of a naive girl who meet and falls for the charms of an ageing playboy, who is also attracted to her. At the same time, her father, who is a detective has been hired to catch the playboy red-handed with the wife of his client.

As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
Narrator (uncredited)
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Audrey Hepburn, Gary Cooper, Maurice Chevalier, John McGiver, Van Doude

Animation Movies

TV Shows

Paris Precinct
7
2
Paris Precinct
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Insp. Beaumont (22 episodes, 1955)
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Claude Dauphin, Olivier Hussenot, Philippe Clay, Roger Tréville

Special Appearance/Cameo

Immortal France (1943)
9
6
Immortal France
9
6
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Christian (uncredited)
Director:
Julien Duvivier
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Boyer, Suzy Prim, Louis Jouvet, Raimu