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List of Luc Besson Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Léon (1994)
22
3
Léon
R
22
3

12-year-old Mathilda, living in her dysfunctional stepfamily with her abusive father, finds her entire family killed by corrupt DEA agent Norman Stansfield while she was out grocery-shopping. Engulfed by a rage to avenge her little brother's death, she crawls into the solitary life of her neighbor, Léon, a hitman, to train to be an assassin.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
2. Home (2009)
14
4
Home
14
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Genres:
Documentary, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Glenn Close, Jacques Gamblin, Yann Arthus-Bertrand
3. Le cinquième élément (1997)
18
2
Le cinquième élément
TV-PG
18
2

In the twenty-third century, when the Earth is threatened by the great Evil, a cab-driver and former Major finds the Fifth Element, the only weapon capable of destroying Evil, in his car in the form of the woman Leeloo. He must deliver her safely to her contact, priest Vito Cornelius, avoiding evil industrialist Zorg and his mercenary Mangalores.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
4. Taken (2008)
16
3
Taken
16
3

Retired CIA agent Bryan Mills reluctantly allows his 17-year-old daughter Kim, who lives with her mother and wealthy step-father, to travel to Paris with her best friend, but both are kidnapped by sex traffickers. Learning that they will be auctioned off in four days, he rushes to France to rescue them with "his particular set of skills".

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Pierre Morel
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Katie Cassidy, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen, Leland Orser, Jon Gries, David Warshofsky
5. The Big Blue (1988)
16
2
The Big Blue
R
16
2

This is the story about two childhood friends, raised on the Greek island of Amorgos. Although they are now world renowned freedivers, they still nurture a love for each other, along with a friendly rivalry. The film takes us into an emotional journey from their childhood to their death at sea, concurrently presenting some stunning underwater scenes and location shots.   

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Adventure, Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Paul Shenar, Sergio Castellitto
6. La Femme Nikita (1990)
15
2
La Femme Nikita
R
15
2

Teenage junkie, Nikita, is sentenced to life in prison after accidentally killing a police officer during a robbery gone wrong. In prison, her captors fake her death and train her to become an assassin. Her life as an assassin goes well until a document-theft mission goes wrong and Nikita has to make life-altering choices again. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Jeanne Moreau, Anne Parillaud, Marc Duret, Patrick Fontana
7. The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)
14
2
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
R
14
2

This is the story of a Mexican ranch worker, accidentally killed by a border officer in Texas. Although he is quickly buried by his killer, the body is later found and reburied in a local cemetery. Meanwhile, his friend, a rancher, decides to fulfill a promise he has made to the deceased man and sets out on a long and dangerous journey to accomplish it. 

As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Western, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Tommy Lee Jones, Levon Helm, January Jones, Barry Pepper, Julio Cesar Cedillo, Dwight Yoakam
8. Nil by Mouth (1997)
12
2
Nil by Mouth
R
12
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ray Winstone, Edna Doré, Kathy Burke, Charlie Creed-Miles, Laila Morse
Awards:
BAFTA Award for
9. Le Dernier Combat (The Last Battle) (1983)
13
2
Le Dernier Combat (The Last Battle)
R
13
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Jean Bouise, Fritz Wepper, Pierre Jolivet, Christiane Krüger
10. Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
13
2
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior
R
13
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Prachya Pinkaew
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tony Jaa, Petchtai Wongkamlao, Pumwaree Yodkamol, Suchao Pongwilai, Chatthapong Pantanaunkul
11. District B13 (2004)
13
2
District B13
R
13
2

This French action film depicts the life in B13, a ghetto in the suburbs of Paris, having a population of two million. Surrounded by high wall, the place is overrun with gangs, one the gang members being Leïto. The story then goes on to depict how Leïto join hands with an undercover agent to rescue his sister from the grasp of a rival girl and defuse a neutron bomb. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Pierre Morel
Genres:
Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle, Tony D'Amario, Bibi Naceri, Dany Verissimo-Petit
12. Taxi (1998)
15
2
Taxi
15
2

Taxi is a 1998 action comedy crime film which tells us the story of a taxi driver, who needs to chauffer an inept police inspector on the trail of a group of bank robbers.

 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gérard Pirès
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Frédéric Diefenthal, Samy Naceri, Emma Wiklund, Manuela Gourary
13. Angel-A (2005)
12
2
Angel-A
R
12
2

Andre is a small-time ex convict who owes money to a crime boss. He is given a deadline to repay the money by midnight, and failing to do so, would get him killed. He fails to find protection from the French police or American embassy and eventually decides to end his life by jumping over a bridge. However, life has other plans for him.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Gilbert Melki, Jamel Debbouze, Serge Riaboukine, Rie Rasmussen, Akim Chir
14. Unleashed (2005)
13
2
Unleashed
R
13
2

An action thriller film directed by Louis Leterrier, Unleashed tells the story of a vicious loan shark who develops a brutal method of persuading men to pay him back. When Danny the Dog, a young man enslaved by the loan shark escapes, all hell breaks loose. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jet Li, Bob Hoskins, Scott Adkins, Morgan Freeman, Kerry Condon, Vincent Regan
15. The Lady (2011)
11
3
The Lady
R
11
3
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Romance, Biography, Drama, History
Star Cast:
David Thewlis, Michelle Yeoh, Markus Waldow, Jonathan Raggett, Jonathan Woodhouse
16. Dikkenek (2006)
11
2
Dikkenek
11
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Olivier Van Hoofstadt
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Mélanie Laurent, Dominique Pinon, Jérémie Renier, Jean-Luc Couchard
17. The Transporter (2002)
13
2
The Transporter
PG-13
13
2

Frank Martin is an ex-Special Forces operator working as a mercenary transporting anything on time without asking any questions. However, after being hired by the American criminal known as Wall Street, he finds that the package is a young woman, and gets into further complications after his employer attempts to eliminate him on the next job.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Louis Leterrier, Corey Yuen
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, Shu Qi, Qi Shu, Matt Schulze, François Berléand, Ric Young
18. Atlantis (1991)
12
2
Atlantis
12
2
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Music, Documentary
19. Wasabi (2001)
13
2
Wasabi
R
13
2

Tough French detective Hubert Florentini, who is asked to take long leave because of his strict work-methods, travels to Japan for the funeral of Miko, his long-lost Japanese spy girlfriend. As he learns about his teenage daughter Yumi, Florentini realizes that Miko’s death involved foul play. With the help of ex-colleague Momo, he goes after the perpetrators while protecting Yumi from them. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gérard Krawczyk
Genres:
Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Carole Bouquet, Yoshi Oida, Michel Muller, Ryôko Hirosue
20. 22 Bullets (2010)
12
2
22 Bullets
12
2

A retired mafia leader, who is leaving a peaceful life with his family, is shot by some unidentified men, and left to die with twenty-two bullets in his body. After recovering, he decides to go on a revenge spree.

As:
Producer
Director:
Richard Berry
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Kad Merad, Marina Foïs, Joey Starr
21. Anna (2018)
12
2
Anna
R
12
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Cillian Murphy, Helen Mirren, Luke Evans, Eric Lampaert, Sasha Luss
22. I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
12
2
I Love You Phillip Morris
R
12
2

The biographical dark comedy follows real-life con artist Steven Jay Russell. In prison, he falls in love with inmate Phillip Morris and after being released, secures Philip’s release posing as a lawyer and then becomes a conman to support his boyfriend. When he is finally caught he is given a life sentence. 

As:
Producer
Director:
Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Biography, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ewan McGregor, Leslie Mann, Jim Carrey, Rodrigo Santoro, Antoni Corone
23. Kiss of the Dragon (2001)
11
2
Kiss of the Dragon
R
11
2

Chinese agent Liu Siu-jian is sent to Paris to capture mob boss Mr. Big and receives aide from Inspector Jean-Pierre Richard. But Richard who is the true mastermind murders Mr. Big and frames it on Liu. With the help of witness and prostitute Jessica, Liu must prove his innocence and bring Richard to justice. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Chris Nahon
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Jet Li, Bridget Fonda, Tchéky Karyo, Ric Young, Max Ryan
24. The Homesman (2014)
11
2
The Homesman
R
11
2

In 1854, strong and independent spinster Mary Bee Cuddy takes on the responsibility of transporting three mentally unstable women in a covered wagon to a church in Iowa, but soon realizes how formidable the task can be. When she saves the life of a claim jumper George Briggs, she asks him to help her transport the women through the perilous harsh Nebraskan territory. 

As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Western
25. Subway (1985)
12
2
Subway
R
12
2

After stealing some compromising documents from a powerful businessman, who is also a criminal, Fred escapes and takes refuge in the underground metro station tunnels, while the police hunts for him. He meets several other people who are living under the subway to evade the law. Soon, he also develops a romance with the wife of the man whose documents he had stolen.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Isabelle Adjani, Jean Reno, Christopher Lambert, Michel Galabru
26. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
12
2
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
PG-13
12
2

In the 28th century, the International Space Station has been relocated into deep space and turned into the sprawling metropolis, Alpha, inhabited by species from thousands of planets. When a dark force threatens the existence of the peaceful city, United Human Federation operatives Major Valerian and Sergeant Laureline are assigned to safeguard the future of the universe.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action
27. Taxi 2 (2000)
12
2
Taxi 2
12
2

When the Japanese Minister of Defense is kidnapped by Japanese yakuza from Marseille, Detective Petra is also kidnapped with him. It now falls upon Petra’s boyfriend, Inspector Émilien Coutant-Kerbalec, not only to save them, but also the honor of his department.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Gérard Krawczyk
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Frédéric Diefenthal, Samy Naceri, Bernard Farcy, Emma Wiklund
28. Lucy (2014)
13
2
Lucy
R
13
2

Lucy is an American student in Taiwan who is tricked into being a drug mule for a South Korean drug lord by her new boyfriend. She gains superhuman abilities after she is beaten and the drug gets into her system, but has mere days to live before her body disintegrates due to the effect of the drug.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Scarlett Johansson, Analeigh Tipton, Morgan Freeman, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Amr Waked, Min-sik Choi
29. From Paris with Love (2010)
11
2
From Paris with Love
R
11
2

James Reese, a personal assistant to the U.S. ambassador in France, is passionate about his side job as a low-level CIA operative and aspires to become a special agent. He finally gets the opportunity when he is asked to accompany hotheaded agent, Charlie Wax, on a mission that also reveals dark secrets about his own personal life.

As:
Writer
Director:
Pierre Morel
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Kelly Preston, Kasia Smutniak, Richard Durden, Bing Yin
30. Revolver (2005)
11
2
Revolver
R
11
2

After serving seven year solitary sentence, con-trickster, Jake Green, is released from prison. Ready with a perfect conning formula learned from 2 mysterious prisoners, Jake takes his revenge by humiliating Dorothy Macha, the mob-boss responsible for his unjust sentence. With Macha’s hit-men after him, Jake accepts protection, at a price, from inscrutable partners Avi and Zack. Do they win the deadly game?  

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Genres:
Action, Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ray Liotta, Jason Statham, Vincent Pastore, André Benjamin, Terence Maynard
31. District 13: Ultimatum (2009)
10
2
District 13: Ultimatum
R
10
2

Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector controlled by the mafia. However, problem erupts when intelligence officers try to interfere in their operation.  

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Patrick Alessandrin
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Daniel Duval, Philippe Torreton, Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle, Elodie Yung
32. Le missionnaire (2009)
10
2
Le missionnaire
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Roger Delattre
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean-Marie Bigard, David Strajmayster, Thiam Aïssatou, Jean Dell, Michel Chesneau
33. Colombiana (2011)
11
2
Colombiana
PG-13
11
2

A ten year old Cataleya sees the Colombian drug lord murdering her parents and grows up—with her gangster uncle in Chicago—seeking revenge from the culprits. She trains and becomes a ruthless professional assassin, but is constantly looking out for her ultimate targets. But Special Agent Ross is right after her.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Zoe Saldana, Michael Vartan, Jordi Mollà, Lennie James, Amandla Stenberg
34. Joan of Arc (1999)
11
2
Joan of Arc
R
11
2

The movie tells the story of St. Joan of Arc, the French war heroine who led the French army to many victories against the English and was instrumental in allowing Charles VII to take the throne of France. Joan was later betrayed by Charles VII and burned alive by the English, on the pretext of religious heresy. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Biography, War, Adventure, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, John Malkovich, Dustin Hoffman, Milla Jovovich, Rab Affleck, Stéphane Algoud
35. Si j'étais toi (2007)
10
2
Si j'étais toi
R
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Vincent Perez
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
David Duchovny, Lili Taylor, Olivia Thirlby, Brendan Sexton III, Jane Wheeler
36. The Family (2013)
12
2
The Family
R
12
2

After making a deal under the FBI witness protection program to snitch on his old mafia associates, mobster Giovanni Manzoni is relocated to a quiet town of France with his wife Maggie, daughter Belle and son Warren. However, they do a poor job of masking their former "family" ways and draw the attention of vengeful mafia bosses.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Crime
37. The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
12
2
The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec
PG
12
2

This fantasy adventure film takes us to the early 20th century, and tells us the story of Adele, who is an adventurer as well as a novelist. She is seeking for a cure for her comatose sister. She finds hope in an eccentric professor, but things don’t go as planned.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Mystery, Action
Star Cast:
Jacky Nercessian, Mathieu Amalric, Gilles Lellouche, Jean-Paul Rouve, Louise Bourgoin
38. Taken 2 (2012)
11
2
Taken 2
PG-13
11
2

Retired CIA agent Bryan Mills invites his estranged wife Lennie and teenage daughter Kim to spend time with him in Istanbul, where he trains the latter in self-defense. Murad, the father of Kim's kidnapper in the first film and a mafia leader, sends goons to abduct the family, but Kim escapes and must now lead the rescue initiative.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Jon Gries
39. Transporter 2 (2005)
11
2
Transporter 2
PG-13
11
2

Transporter Frank Martin fills in for his friend as a temporary chauffeur for the affluent Billings family and is required to drive a young Jack to and from school safely. When Jack is kidnapped, Frank becomes one of the suspects. However, Jack is soon released and Frank realises that the actual plan is far more deadly.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Matthew Modine, Keith David, Jason Statham, Alessandro Gassman, Amber Valletta, Kate Nauta
40. Frontier(s) (2007)
10
2
Frontier(s)
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Xavier Gens
Genres:
Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Samuel Le Bihan, Karina Testa, Estelle Lefébure, Aurélien Wiik, David Saracino
41. Ne quittez pas (1984)
10
2
Ne quittez pas
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Sophie Schmit
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Jean Bouise, Edward Meeks, Garrick Dowhen
42. 3 Days to Kill (2014)
11
2
3 Days to Kill
PG-13
11
2

CIA Agent, Ethan Renner, decides to retire and spend more time with his family after realizing that he has terminal cancer during a mission. Meanwhile, elite CIA assassin Vivi enlists his help to kill the arms trafficker, the Wolf in exchange for a drug that can prolong his life.  

As:
Writer
Director:
McG
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
43. L'avant dernier (1981)
10
2
L'avant dernier
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Le monstre de la fin (uncredited)
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Pierre Jolivet, Fabrice Roche
44. Love and Other Disasters (2006)
10
2
Love and Other Disasters
R
10
2

Love and Other Disasters is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of Emily, who loves playing matchmaker but avoids finding a partner for herself, since she is afraid of being heartbroken by a serious relationship.

As:
Producer
Director:
Alek Keshishian
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Brittany Murphy, Dawn French, Gwyneth Paltrow, Orlando Bloom, Santiago Cabrera, Stephanie Beacham
45. Colour Me Kubrick: A True...ish Story (2005)
10
2
Colour Me Kubrick: A True...ish Story
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Brian W. Cook
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Tom Allen, Scott Baker, Nick Barber, Angus Barnett
46. Transporter 3 (2008)
11
2
Transporter 3
TV-14
11
2

After Malcolm dies while delivering a package, his employer shows up and forces Frank to complete the job. He has to deliver a package and a young girl, Valentina, to Budapest in a car which he has to stay close to or else it will explode. As the two set out on a dangerous journey, they grow close. What exactly is in this package?

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Crime, Action, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, Natalya Rudakova, François Berléand, Robert Knepper, Jeroen Krabbé
47. Lockout (2012)
10
2
Lockout
PG-13
10
2

In the near future, Emilie, the idealistic daughter of the US President, visits maximum security space penitentiary 'MS One' to investigate mistreatment of the prisoners kept in stasis. When the prisoners escape and take her hostage, wrongly convicted CIA operative, Snow, is offered to prove his innocence and rescue her in a dangerous mission to the outer-space prison.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Steve Saint Leger, James Mather
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action, Adventure, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Guy Pearce, Peter Stormare, Maggie Grace, Lennie James, Vincent Regan
48. Yamakasi (2001)
11
2
Yamakasi
11
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Ariel Zeitoun, Julien Seri
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Châu Belle Dinh, Williams Belle, Malik Diouf, Yann Hnautra, Guylain N'Guba-Boyeke
49. I, Cesar (2003)
10
2
I, Cesar
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Richard Berry
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Anna Karina, Jean-Philippe Écoffey, Maria de Medeiros, Jules Sitruk, Joséphine Berry
50. Taken 3 (2014)
11
2
Taken 3
PG-13
11
2

Returning home to meet his ex-wife Lenore, former covert operative Bryan Mills finds her dead body on his bed and is immediately surrounded by LAPD units. He manages to flee from the scene, but must now clear his name and secure the wellbeing of their only daughter Kim, while being chased by the CIA, FBI and the police.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Action, Thriller
51. Point of No Return (1993)
11
2
Point of No Return
R
11
2

To avoid being executed, Maggie agrees to work as an assassin for a covert government agency in exchange for her life. However, when she falls in love, she thinks about quitting this life.

As:
Writer
Director:
John Badham
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
52. Les rivières pourpres 2 - Les anges de l'apocalypse (2004)
9
2
Les rivières pourpres 2 - Les anges de l'apocalypse
R
9
2

When a dead body is found, Detective Pierre Niemans is called to investigate. Soon it seems that it may be a cult killing based on obscure passages from the Bible. He soon finds himself in the middle of an international conspiracy, which goes back to the Second World War.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Olivier Dahan
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Jean Reno, Benoît Magimel, Camille Natta, Johnny Hallyday
53. Staten Island (2009)
10
2
Staten Island
R
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
James DeMonaco
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Ethan Hawke, Seymour Cassel, Vincent D'Onofrio, Ian Brennan, Julianne Nicholson
54. La boîte noire (2005)
10
2
La boîte noire
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Richard Berry
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Michel Duchaussoy, Bernard Le Coq, Héléna Noguerra, José Garcia
55. Taxi 3 (2003)
10
2
Taxi 3
10
2

Taxi 3 is an action comedy film, which tells the story of a police inspector and a detective who take the help of a taxi driver so that he can assist them stop a gang of thieves who are wreaking havoc in the city. Meanwhile, they need to sort out their personal problems as well. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gérard Krawczyk
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sylvester Stallone, Marion Cotillard, Samy Naceri, Frédéric Diefenthal, Bernard Farcy
56. Brick Mansions (2014)
9
2
Brick Mansions
PG-13
9
2

Brick Mansions is an action-crime thriller film, which tells the story of an undercover policeman in Detroit, who teams up with an ex-convict to take down a dreaded crime lord. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Camille Delamarre
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Paul Walker, David Belle, RZA, Goûchy Boy, Catalina Denis
57. Bandidas (2006)
9
2
Bandidas
PG-13
9
2

Maria Alvarez, a poor farm girl, and Sara Sandoval, a wealthy landowner’s daughter, join forces and become a bank-robbing duo in their effort to combat against a ruthless land baron who tries to capture their lands. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action, Western
Star Cast:
Salma Hayek, Penelope Cruz, Sam Shepard, Steve Zahn, Penélope Cruz, Denis Arndt, Dwight Yoakam
58. Fanfan la Tulipe (2003)
9
2
Fanfan la Tulipe
9
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gérard Krawczyk
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Penelope Cruz, Penélope Cruz, Vincent Perez, Didier Bourdon, Michel Muller, Hélène de Fougerolles
59. Taxi 4 (2007)
10
2
Taxi 4
10
2

The fourth film of the French action-comedy series ‘Taxi.’ When clumsy police detective Emilien of Marseille PD is assigned to guard the notorious Belgian criminal wanted all over Europe, the criminal escapes by deceiving Emilien, who gets fired. But as his taxi-driver friend Daniel is the one who drove the criminal from police station, he helps catch the criminal and Emilien’s job is saved.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gérard Krawczyk
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Emma Wiklund, Samy Naceri, Frédéric Diefenthal, Bernard Farcy, Edouard Montoute
60. Renegades (2017)
10
2
Renegades
PG-13
10
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Steven Quale
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Drama, War, Crime, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sullivan Stapleton, J.K. Simmons, Sylvia Hoeks, Charlie Bewley, Joshua Henry
61. Michel Vaillant (2003)
10
2
Michel Vaillant
10
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Louis-Pascal Couvelaire
Genres:
Sport, Action
Star Cast:
Diane Kruger, Peter Youngblood Hills, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Béatrice Agenin, Sagamore Stévenin
62. Enter The Warriors Gate (2016)
9
2
Enter The Warriors Gate
PG-13
9
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Matthias Hoene
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Uriah Shelton, Sienna Guillory, Dave Bautista, Ni Ni, Mark Chao
63. The Transporter Refueled (2015)
9
2
The Transporter Refueled
PG-13
9
2

Former special-ops mercenary, Frank Martin, is living a life transporting classified packages for questionable people. He eventually gets involved with Anna, a runaway sex slave, and they join forces to bring down a Russian crime lord. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Camille Delamarre
Genres:
Action, Crime, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ray Stevenson, Ed Skrein, Gabriella Wright, Anatole Taubman, Loan Chabanol
64. Taxi (2004)
8
1
Taxi
PG-13
8
1

Andy Washburn, an inefficient police officer, sets out to solve a bank robbery in order to prove himself to his colleagues. He is eventually forced to seize a cab belonging to a feisty and mouthy taxi driver named Belle. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Tim Story
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Action, Crime
65. Lune froide (1991)
11
2
Lune froide
11
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Patrick Bouchitey
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-François Stévenin, Patrick Bouchitey, Jean-Pierre Bisson, Consuelo De Haviland, Laura Favali
66. Michou d'Auber (2007)
11
2
Michou d'Auber
11
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Thomas Gilou
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gérard Depardieu, Nathalie Baye, Mathieu Amalric, Samy Seghir, Medy Kerouani
67. Imposture (2005)
10
2
Imposture
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Patrick Bouchitey
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Patrick Bouchitey, Patrick Catalifo, Isabelle Renauld, Laetitia Chardonnet, Ariane Ascaride
68. L'enfant lion (1993)
10
2
L'enfant lion
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Patrick Grandperret
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Wéré Wéré Liking, Souleyman Koli, Salif Keita, Mathurin Sinze, Sophie-Véronique Toué Tagbé
69. Cheeky (2003)
10
2
Cheeky
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
David Thewlis
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Johnny Vegas, David Thewlis, Rosalind Knight, Lisa Gorman, Sean Ward
70. The Dancer (2000)
9
2
The Dancer
PG-13
9
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Frédéric Garson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Féodor Atkine, Rodney Eastman, Josh Lucas, Garland Whitt, Mia Frye
71. Laughter and Punishment (2003)
9
2
Laughter and Punishment
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Isabelle Doval
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
José Garcia, Laurent Lucas, Benoît Poelvoorde, Isabelle Doval, Véronique Picciotto
72. Blind Man (2012)
9
2
Blind Man
9
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Xavier Palud
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Lambert Wilson, Jacques Gamblin, Raphaëlle Agogué, Arnaud Cosson, Antoine Levannier
73. August 15th (2001)
9
2
August 15th
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Patrick Alessandrin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Berry, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Charles Berling, Mélanie Thierry, Selma El Mouissi
74. Un prince (presque) charmant (2013)
9
2
Un prince (presque) charmant
9
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Philippe Lellouche
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Nicole Calfan, Jacques Weber, Vincent Perez, Chloé Coulloud, Vahina Giocante
75. Kamikaze (1986)
9
2
Kamikaze
9
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Didier Grousset
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Michel Galabru, Etienne Chicot, Dominique Lavanant, Richard Bohringer, Romane Bohringer
76. L'invité (2007)
9
2
L'invité
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Laurent Bouhnik
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Daniel Auteuil, Thierry Lhermitte, Hippolyte Girardot, Valérie Lemercier, Artus de Penguern
77. Taxi 5 (2018)
9
2
Taxi 5
9
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Franck Gastambide
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Bernard Farcy, Edouard Montoute, Franck Gastambide, Malik Bentalha, Salvatore Esposito
78. Exit (2000)
8
2
Exit
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Crime
Star Cast:
Féodor Atkine, Patrick Fontana, Clotilde Courau, Serge Blumental, Manuel Blanc
79. La planque (2011)
8
2
La planque
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Akim Isker
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Jalil Naciri, Gilles Bellomi, Ahcen Titi, Guillaume Verdier, Samira Lachhab
80. Les côtelettes (2003)
8
2
Les côtelettes
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Bertrand Blier
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michel Bouquet, Philippe Noiret, Catherine Hiegel, Farida Rahouadj, Hammou Graïa
81. Eva (2018)
8
2
Eva
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Benoît Jacquot
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Isabelle Huppert, Richard Berry, Gaspard Ulliel, Marc Barbé, Julia Roy
82. À ton image (2004)
8
2
À ton image
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Aruna Villiers
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nastassja Kinski, Christopher Lambert, Andrzej Seweryn, Rufus, Audrey DeWilder
83. Au suivant! (2005)
7
1
Au suivant!
7
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Jeanne Biras
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Clovis Cornillac, Alexandra Lamy, Juliette Roudet, Jerry Rudes, Rastko Jankovic
84. Halal police d'État (2011)
6
1
Halal police d'État
6
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Rachid Dhibou
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Eric Judor, Ramzy Bedia, Jean-Pierre Lazzerini, Anca Radici, Lannick Gautry
85. Blanche (2002)
5
1
Blanche
5
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Bernie Bonvoisin
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jean Rochefort, Carole Bouquet, Lou Doillon, Roschdy Zem, Antoine de Caunes

TV Movie(s)

1. Arthur and the Invisibles: The Making of the Year's Greatest Adventure (2007)
10
2
Arthur and the Invisibles: The Making of the Year's Greatest Adventure
10
2
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Mia Farrow, Freddie Highmore
2. Moi c'est Afflelou (2015)
9
2
Moi c'est Afflelou
9
2
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:

Animation(s)

Time-Jam - Valérian & Laureline (2007)
Time-Jam - Valérian & Laureline
As:
Producer
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Alison Dowling, Gwendal Anglade, Mélodie Orru, Wayne Forester, Nigel Greaves
Un monstre à Paris (2011)
Un monstre à Paris
PG
Plot:

This animated adventure comedy film revolves around Raoul who is a delivery boy during the day and an amateur scientist at night. However, one night, one of his experiments goes wrong.

As:
Producer
Director:
Bibo Bergeron
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Romance, Fantasy, Animation, Music
Star Cast:
Vanessa Paradis, Adam Goldberg, François Cluzet, Matthieu Chedid, Gad Elmaleh, Ludivine Sagnier
Arthur et les Minimoys (2006)
Arthur et les Minimoys
PG
Plot:

Ten-year-old Arthur finds his family’s home in danger of being demolished by a real estate developer. He goes looking for help in the land of Minimoys, a group of tiny fairy-like creatures, who live in harmony with nature.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Animation
Arthur 3: la guerre des deux mondes (2010)
Arthur 3: la guerre des deux mondes
PG
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Selena Gomez, Mia Farrow, Jimmy Fallon, Ron Crawford, Robert Stanton, Penny Balfour
Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard (2009)
Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard
PG
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jimmy Fallon, Snoop Dogg, Selena Gomez, Mia Farrow, Freddie Highmore, Omar Sy
Zéro un (2003)
Zéro un
As:
Producer
Director:
Jeanne Biras, Leanna Creel, Christophe Campos
Genres:
Drama, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi, War
Star Cast:
Josh Hartnett, Léa Drucker, Jason 'Wee Man' Acuña, Jean Dell, Caroline Beaune

TV Shows and Videos

De Serge Gainsbourg à Gainsbarre de 1958 - 1991 (1994)
De Serge Gainsbourg à Gainsbarre de 1958 - 1991
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson, Yves Desnos, Yann Grasland, Pierre Andro
Genres:
Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Brigitte Bardot, Serge Gainsbourg, Elek Baksik, Bambou, Michel Berger
No Limit (2012)
No Limit
As:
Producer, Writer
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Vincent Elbaz, Anne Girouard, Sarah Brannens, Philippe Hérisson, Franck de la Personne
Isabelle Adjani: Pull marine (1984)
Isabelle Adjani: Pull marine
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Madonna: Love Profusion (2004)
Madonna: Love Profusion
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Music, Fantasy, Short
Star Cast:
Madonna
Transporter: The Series (2012)
Transporter: The Series
TV-14
As:
Producer, Writer
Genres:
Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Katheryn Winnick, François Berléand, Callum Keith Rennie, Violante Placido, Rachel Skarsten
Taken (2017)
Taken
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Romeo Tirone
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Jennifer Beals, Adam Goldberg, Clive Standen, Gaius Charles, Brooklyn Sudano, Monique Gabriela Curnen
Taxi Brooklyn (2014)
Taxi Brooklyn
As:
Writer
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chyler Leigh, Jennifer Esposito, José Zúñiga, Caterina Murino, Jacky Ido
Mylène Farmer: My Soul Is Slashed (1992)
Mylène Farmer: My Soul Is Slashed
G
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Rosemarie La Vaullée, Mylène Farmer, Christopher Gaspar
Richard Berry: Black Out (1985)
Richard Berry: Black Out
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Richard Berry, Beth Todd
Serge Gainsbourg: Mon légionnaire, B&W Version (1988)
Serge Gainsbourg: Mon légionnaire, B&W Version
As:
Director
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Serge Gainsbourg