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List of Sofia Coppola Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Godfather (1972)
16
3
The Godfather
R
16
3

Michael Corleone returns from WWII as a decorated war hero and is reluctant to enter the family business headed by his father Vito Corleone, a powerful New York mafia boss. However, after his aging father clashes with a treacherous rival for denying assistance regarding a drug deal, Michael is dragged into a mob war that tears his family apart.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Genres:
Crime, Drama
2. The Godfather: Part II (1974)
15
3
The Godfather: Part II
R
15
3

Both a prequel and a sequel to the widely acclaimed crime film The Godfather, it continues the story of Michael Corleone as he survives several misfortunes while expanding the family business, and puts it in contrast to the early struggles of his father, Vito Corleone, recording his introduction into a life of crime.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Genres:
Crime, Drama
3. Lost in Translation (2003)
12
2
Lost in Translation
R
12
2

An engaging tale about the unlikely romance between a fading American movie star who is having a midlife crisis and a young college graduate, Lost in Translation was viewed as a critical and commercial success. The film won many awards, including one Oscar. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray, Anna Faris, Giovanni Ribisi, Akiko Takeshita, Kazuyoshi Minamimagoe, Kazuko Shibata
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay, Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
4. Frankenweenie (1984)
12
2
Frankenweenie
PG
12
2

Victor Frankenstein is a young boy who likes to create movies starring his dog Sparky. Unfortunately, Sparky gets hit by a car and is killed. Therefore, Victor decides to learn about electrical impulses in muscles, and he tries to use this to bring his beloved pet to life.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Shelley Duvall, Barret Oliver, Daniel Stern, Joseph Maher, Paul Bartel
5. The Outsiders (1983)
14
2
The Outsiders
PG
14
2

In an Oklahoma town during the mid-1960s, two rival teen gangs, working-class ‘Greasers’ and well-to-do ‘Socials’ are frequently at loggerheads with each other. One night, Socs gang attacks two Greasers, Ponyboy and Johnny, who fight back, killing a Socs member in the scuffle. As they hide in an abandoned church, this incidence leads to a chain of grim events involving all the Greasers.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime
7. The Godfather: Part III (1990)
12
2
The Godfather: Part III
R
12
2

In the final film in The Godfather trilogy, Michael Corleone is almost successful in legitimizing his family business and is keen to leave the underworld. However, there are numerous issues that he has to deal with, starting from his own health to a feud between Vincent Mancini and Joey Zasa and a blooming romance between Vincent Mancini and Mary.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Eli Wallach, Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Andy Garcia, Joe Mantegna, Talia Shire
8. The Virgin Suicides (1999)
12
2
The Virgin Suicides
R
12
2

Set in 1970s, the film revolves around 5 teenaged Lisbon sisters growing up in Michigan’s upscale neighborhood. After the youngest sister Cecilia attempts suicide, their protective parents take the girls out of school and isolate them from the world. The film is narrated through the perspective of a group of neighborhood boys who are obsessed and intrigued by the mysterious sisters. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best New Filmmaker
10. Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)
10
2
Tucker: The Man and His Dream
PG
10
2

This biographical drama film tells the story of Preston Tucker, the well-known auto designer, who had revolutionized the auto industry. The film shows how he had struggled in his early days, and how his dreams are challenged by the established auto manufacturers of Detroit.    

As:
Cast, uncredited
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
11. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
10
2
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
PG
10
2

Two Jedi Knights sent to end a blockade organised by the evil Trade Federation find themselves in trouble and escape after rescuing Queen Amidala. Later, they meet Anakin Skywalker, a slave boy with strong natural powers of the Force. They now have to find a solution to trade blockade and also deal with the mysterious return of the Sith.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
12. Marie Antoinette (2006)
10
2
Marie Antoinette
PG-13
10
2

Set in the French Revolution time-period, the film depicts the life of the iconic Queen of France. The Archduchess of Austria, a 14-year old Marie Antoinette is betrothed and then married to the Dauphin of France. The teenaged bride soon blooms to become the Queen of France and leads a life of opulence and luxury, only to face a doomed fate.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Biography, Romance, History, Drama
13. The Beguiled (2017)
11
2
The Beguiled
R
11
2

During the Civil War, a wounded soldier John McBurney, takes shelter in an all-girls boarding school in Virginia. Due to his good looks, all the women are immediately fascinated by him. When he is able to move again, he thinks of staying at the school itself as a gardener, as he doesn’t want to return to battle again.  

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Drama
14. New York Stories (1989)
10
2
New York Stories
PG
10
2

New York Stories is an anthology drama film which tells us three different stories, all of them taking place in New York. The first one tells the story of Lionel, a middle-aged artist, who is infatuated with his assistant. The second story revolves around a 12 year old girl who lives in a luxurious hotel. The third one deals with a New York lawyer dealing with his possessive mother.     

As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
15. Somewhere (2010)
9
2
Somewhere
R
9
2

The film focuses on the life of a famous star, who in spite of money and fame suffers from existential crisis. Emotionally empty, he unsuccessfully tries to find fulfillment by various means until his ex-wife leaves their 11 years old daughter with him. Spending time together, they soon develop a bond and he starts re-examining his life.  

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alden Ehrenreich, Ellie Kemper, Benicio Del Toro, Elle Fanning, Chris Pontius, Stephen Dorff, Erin Wasson
16. Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
9
2
Peggy Sue Got Married
PG-13
9
2

Peggy Sue attends a high school reunion after separating from her cheating husband. However, she faints during the reunion. When she wakes up, she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school, and gets a chance to relive her life, making different choices.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
18. Lick the Star (1998)
9
2
Lick the Star
9
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Christina Turley, Audrey Kelly, Julia Vanderham, Lindsy Drummer, Robert Schwartzman
19. The Bling Ring (2013)
8
2
The Bling Ring
R
8
2

The movie is based on the 2010 Vanity Fair article ‘The Suspects Wore Louboutins' which details the exploits of the real-life gang known as the Bling Ring, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers. They use the internet to track celebrities like Paris Hilton, Orlando Bloom, etc. and then rob their houses. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
20. Anna (1987)
10
2
Anna
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Yurek Bogayevicz
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sally Kirkland, Robert Fields, Paulina Porizkova, Gibby Brand
21. La Traviata (2017)
9
2
La Traviata
9
2
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Herself
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Roberto Frontali, Francesca Dotto, Antonio Poli, Jader Bignamini
23. Inside Monkey Zetterland (1992)
8
2
Inside Monkey Zetterland
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cindy
Director:
Jefery Levy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ricki Lake, Patricia Arquette, Tate Donovan, Sandra Bernhard, Steve Antin
24. Bed, Bath and Beyond (1996)
8
3
Bed, Bath and Beyond
8
3
As:
Director
Director:
Sofia Coppola, Ione Skye, Andrew Durham
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Roman Coppola, Amanda De Cadenet, Jenny Shimizu, María Luisa Mosquera, Jaqueline De La Fontaine

TV Movie(s)

1. The Princess Who Had Never Laughed (1984)
8
2
The Princess Who Had Never Laughed
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwendolyn (as Domino Coppola)
Director:
Mark Cullingham
Star Cast:
Howie Mandel, Howard Hesseman, Ellen Barkin, Maurice LaMarche
3. Un matin partout dans le monde (2000)
6
1
Un matin partout dans le monde
6
1
As:
Director
Director:
Spike Lee
Genres:
Short

TV Shows and Videos

Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis (2008)
Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis
TV-14
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Ruben Fleischer, Daniel Strange, Andy Samberg, Scott Aukerman, BJ Porter
Genres:
Talk-Show, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Hamm, Michael Cera, Zach Galifianakis
Beastie Boys: Video Anthology (2000)
Beastie Boys: Video Anthology
As:
Producer
Director:
Spike Jonze, Tamra Davis, Adam Bernstein, Evan Bernard
Genres:
Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Adam Horovitz, Beastie Boys, Adam Yauch, Mike D, Mario Caldato Jr.
Air: Playground Love (2000)
Air: Playground Love
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Herself
Director:
Sofia Coppola, Roman Coppola
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
The White Stripes: I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself (2003)
The White Stripes: I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself
As:
Director
Director:
Sofia Coppola
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Jack White, Kate Moss
The Chemical Brothers: Singles 93-03 (2003)
The Chemical Brothers: Singles 93-03
As:
Cast
Role:
Gymnast (archiveFootage)
Director:
Spike Jonze, Michel Gondry, Nick Goffey, Dominic Hawley
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Tom Rowlands, Ed Simons, Sonja Morgenstern
Corporate Ghost (2004)
Corporate Ghost
As:
Cast
Director:
Lance Bangs, Ray Agony, Joe Cole
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Spike Jonze, Eszter Balint, Chuck D, Karen Carpenter
The Chemical Brothers: Elektrobank (1997)
The Chemical Brothers: Elektrobank
As:
Cast
Role:
Janet
Director:
Spike Jonze
Genres:
Music, Short
Madonna: Deeper and Deeper (1992)
Madonna: Deeper and Deeper
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Girlfriend
Director:
Bobby Woods
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Madonna, Chi Chi LaRue, Adam Boster
VOID (Video Overview in Deceleration) (2005)
VOID (Video Overview in Deceleration)
As:
Director
Director:
Sofia Coppola, Wayne Coyne, Bradley Beesley
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Steven Drozd, Wayne Coyne, Michael Ivins
Platinum (2003)
Platinum
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Kevin Bray, Jim Morrison
Genres:
Drama, Music, Crime
Star Cast:
Sticky Fingaz, Davetta Sherwood, Bishop Brigante, Kira Clavell, Kia Goodwin
High Octane (2002)
High Octane
As:
Producer
Genres:
Sport, Action
Star Cast:
Leeann Tweeden
Ciao L.A. (1994)
Ciao L.A.
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Britney
Director:
Spike Jonze
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Action
Star Cast:
Adam Horovitz, Adam Yauch, Mike D, Zoe R. Cassavetes
Hi Octane (1994)
Hi Octane
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Herself - Host (3 episodes, 1994)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Zoe R. Cassavetes, Thurston Moore, Shawn Mortensen

Sofia Coppola Awards

Academy Awards
Lost in Translation Best Writing, Original Screenplay 2004
Golden Globe Awards
Lost in Translation Best Screenplay - Motion Picture 2004
MTV Movie & TV Awards
The Virgin Suicides Best New Filmmaker 2001