Jean-Luc Godard Ranking (as far as I've seen)by bcarlos | created - 22 Mar 2011 | updated - 11 Nov 2011 | Public
I will be updating it when I keep watching his films.
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Histoire(s) du cinéma (1989–1999)
Toutes les histoires
An 8-part documentary chronically the history of cinema: "All the Histories", "A Single History", "Only Cinema", "Deadly "Beauty", "The Coin of the Absolute", "A New Wave", "The Control of the Universe", and "The Signs Among Us".
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
5/5 (Not only this episode, but the 'Histoire(s) Du Cinéma' in general.)
2. Contempt (1963)
Not Rated | 102 min | Drama
Screenwriter Paul Javal's marriage to his wife Camille disintegrates during movie production as she spends time with the producer. Layered conflicts between art and business ensue.
Votes: 22,526 | Gross: $0.04M
3. Weekend (1967)
Not Rated | 105 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A surreal tale of a married couple going on a road trip to visit the wife's parents with the intention of killing them for the inheritance.
4. My Life to Live (1962)
Not Rated | 85 min | Drama
Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.
5. Every Man for Himself (1980)
Not Rated | 87 min | Drama
An examination of sexual relationships, in which three protagonists interact in different combinations.
6. Breathless (1960)
Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama
A small-time thief steals a car and impulsively murders a motorcycle policeman. Wanted by the authorities, he reunites with a hip American journalism student and attempts to persuade her to run away with him to Italy.
Votes: 58,712 | Gross: $0.34M
7. Hélas pour moi (1993)
95 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Romance about Simon Donnadieu and his decision to leave his ever-loving wife Rachel.
8. Pierrot le Fou (1965)
Not Rated | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.
9. Film socialisme (2010)
Not Rated | 102 min | Drama
A symphony in three movements. Things such as a Mediterranean cruise, numerous conversations, in numerous languages, between the passengers, almost all of whom are on holiday... Our Europe.... See full summary »
Votes: 2,165 | Gross: $0.03M
10. Je vous salue, Sarajevo (2006 Video)
2 min | Short
Godard looks into the Bosnia conflict in the early 1990's.
11. Godard's Passion (1982)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama
On a movie set, in a factory, and at a hotel, Godard explores the nature of work, love and film making. While Solidarity takes on the Polish government, a Polish film director, Jerzy, is ... See full summary »
12. Notre musique (2004)
80 min | Drama
Divided into three "kingdoms" -- Enfer (Hell), Purgatoire (Purgatory) and Paradis (Paradise) -- Notre Musique is an indictment of modern times.
Votes: 2,565 | Gross: $0.14M
13. Une Femme Mariée (1964)
TV-PG | 94 min | Drama
A superifical woman has conflict between choosing her abusive husband and her vain lover.
14. Alphaville (1965)
Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A U.S. secret agent is sent to the distant space city of Alphaville where he must find a missing person and free the city from its tyrannical ruler.
Votes: 18,653 | Gross: $0.05M
15. Made in U.S.A (1966)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Set in the near future, Paula, a leftist writer, goes from Paris to the French town of Atlantic-Cité when she learns of the death of a former colleague and lover, Richard P. Is she there to... See full summary »
Votes: 2,913 | Gross: $0.08M
16. Band of Outsiders (1964)
Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Two crooks with a fondness for old Hollywood B-movies convince a languages student to help them commit a robbery.
Votes: 18,422 | Gross: $0.04M
17. Tout Va Bien (1972)
Not Rated | 95 min | Drama
Godard examines the structure of movies, relationships and revolutions through the life of a couple in Paris.
18. Numéro deux (1975)
88 min | Drama
An analysis of the power relations in an ordinary family.
19. Scénario du film 'Passion' (1982)
54 min | Documentary
20. A Letter to Freddy Buache (1982)
11 min | Documentary, Short
Godard has been hired to make a film celebrating the 500th anniversary of Lausanne. This film is his videotaped refusal.
21. Le Petit Soldat (1963)
Not Rated | 88 min | War, Drama
During the Algerian War, a man and woman from opposing sides fall in love with one another.
Votes: 4,575 | Gross: $0.02M
22. 2 x 50 Years of French Cinema (1995 TV Movie)
51 min | Documentary
At a lakeside hotel, Michel Piccoli discusses the centennial of cinema with Jean-Luc Godard. Godard asks why should cinema's birthday be celebrated when the history of film is a forgotten ... See full summary »
23. A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A French striptease artist is desperate to become a mother. When her reluctant boyfriend suggests his best friend to impregnate her, feelings become complicated when she accepts.
Votes: 11,922 | Gross: $0.10M
24. Le gai savoir (1969)
95 min | Drama
How do we learn? What do we know? Night after night, not long before dawn, two young adults, Patricia and Emile, meet on a sound stage to discuss learning, discourse, and the path to ... See full summary »
25. Ici et ailleurs (1976)
53 min | Documentary, War
Godard, Miéville and Gorin (aka the "Dziga Vertov Group") examine the parallel lives of two families - one French, one Palestinian - using an exploratory combination of film and video.
26. Détective (1985)
Unrated | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
In a palace of Paris. Two detectives are investigating a two-year-old murder. Emile and Francoise Chenal are putting pressure on Jim Fox Warner, a boxing manager, who owes them a huge ... See full summary »
27. Meeting Woody Allen (1986)
26 min | Documentary, Short
Revolutionary French New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard conducts a twenty-five minute interview with influential and acclaimed American director Woody Allen on the cultural radiation, the ... See full summary »
28. Charlotte et son Jules (1960)
20 min | Short, Drama
A jilted man (Jean-Paul Belmondo) rants at his mostly silent former lover (Anne Collette).
52 min | Documentary
Letter to Jane (1972) is a postscript film to Tout va bien directed by Jean-Luc Godard and Jean-Pierre Gorin and made under the auspices of the Dziga Vertov Group. Narrated in a ... See full summary »
20 min | Short
31. First Name: Carmen (1983)
R | 85 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Carmen is a member of a terrorist gang who falls in love with a young police officer guarding a bank that she and her cohorts try to rob. She leads him on while dragging the two of them ... See full summary »
32. La chinoise (1967)
Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama
A small group of French students are studying Mao, trying to find out their position in the world and how to change the world to a Maoistic community using terrorism.
Votes: 4,312 | Gross: $0.03M
33. Le vent d'est (1970)
95 min | Drama
21 min | Short, Comedy
Two French college girls each meet a boy named Patrick and quickly realize that it is less a coincidence then they think.
35. JLG/JLG - autoportrait de décembre (1994)
62 min | Documentary, Drama
Director Jean-Luc Godard reflects in this movie about his place in film history, the interaction of film industry and film as art, as well as the act of creating art.
36. How Is It Going? (1976)
78 min | Drama
A film about politics and the media, in which two workers in a newspaper plant attempt to make a film.
37. Pravda (1970)
58 min | Documentary
Co-directed by Godard with the Dziga Vertov group in 1969, 'Pravda' is a direct attack to revisionism and socialist imperialism. With his usual heterogeneous collage of images taken from ... See full summary »
38. Soft and Hard (1985)
Jean-Luc Godard and Anne-Marie Mieville talk about their films, while doing everyday tasks around their house.
39. 1 P.M. (1971)
90 min | Documentary
40. Lotte in Italia (1971)
62 min | Drama
The film reveals how and why a supposedly revolutionary Italian girl has in fact fallen prey to bourgeois ideology.
41. See You at Mao (1970)
54 min | Documentary
Filmed in the UK in 1969, this documentary by Godard and the Dziga Vertov Group represents an analysis of production and the status of women in capitalist society and a speculation about ... See full summary »
42. Vladimir et Rosa (1971)
103 min | Drama
In Godard and Gorin's free interpretation of the Chicago Eight trial, Judge Hoffman becomes Judge Himmler (who doodles notes on Playboy centerfolds), the Chicago Eight become microcosms of ... See full summary »
43. Les Carabiniers (1963)
80 min | Comedy, Drama, War
During a war in an imaginary country, unscrupulous soldiers recruit poor farmers with promises of an easy and happy life. Two of these farmers write to their wives of their exploits.