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1. The Day of the Jackal (1973)

PG | 143 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill Charles de Gaulle, the President of France.

Writers: Frederick Forsyth, Kenneth Ross | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Edward Fox, Terence Alexander, Michel Auclair, Alan Badel

Votes: 26,648

2. OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009)

Unrated | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.9
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58 Metascore

Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, aka OSS 117, is the French spy considered by his superiors to be the best in the business. The year is 1967 - he's been sent on a mission to Rio de Janeiro, to ... See full summary »

Writers: Jean Bruce, Jean-François Halin, Michel Hazanavicius | Director: Michel Hazanavicius | Stars: Jean Dujardin, Louise Monot, Rüdiger Vogler, Alex Lutz

Votes: 8,406

3. The French Minister (2013)

Not Rated | 113 min | Comedy

6.3
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65 Metascore

Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is tall and impressive, a man with style, attractive to women. He also happens to be the Minister of Foreign Affairs for the land of enlightenment: France. With ... See full summary »

Writers: Christophe Blain, Abel Lanzac | Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Thierry Lhermitte, Raphaël Personnaz, Niels Arestrup, Bruno Raffaelli

Votes: 1,804

4. The Sorrow and the Pity (1969)

PG | 251 min | Documentary, History, War

8.4
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From 1940 to 1944, France's Vichy government collaborated with Nazi Germany. Marcel Ophüls mixes archival footage with 1969 interviews of a German officer and of collaborators and ... See full summary »

Writers: André Harris, Marcel Ophüls | Director: Marcel Ophüls | Stars: Georges Bidault, Matthäus Bleibinger, Charles Braun, Maurice Buckmaster

Votes: 2,540

5. Elena and Her Men (1956)

Not Rated | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Polish countess Elena falls in love to a Frensh radical party's candidate, a general, in pre world war I Paris, but another officer pines for her.

Writers: Jean Renoir, Jean Serge | Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Jean Marais, Mel Ferrer, Jean Richard

Votes: 989

6. Outside the Law (2010)

Unrated | 138 min | Crime, Drama, War

6.7
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59 Metascore

A drama about the Algerian struggle for independence from France after WWII.

Writer: Rachid Bouchareb | Director: Rachid Bouchareb | Stars: Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Chafia Boudraa

Votes: 2,729

7. Terror's Advocate (2007)

Unrated | 135 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.2
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75 Metascore

A documentary on Jacques Vergès, the controversial lawyer and former Free French Forces guerrilla who has defending unpopular figures such as Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie and Holocaust denier Roger Garaudy.

Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Jacques Vergès, Klaus Barbie, Barbet Schroeder, Bassam Abu Sharif

Votes: 1,253

8. Stavisky... (1974)

PG | 120 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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Irrestisible charm and talent helps Serge Alexandre alias Stavisky, small-time swindler, to make friends with even most influential members of French industrial and political elite during ... See full summary »

Writer: Jorge Semprún | Director: Alain Resnais | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Charles Boyer, François Périer, Anny Duperey

Votes: 1,005

9. The Conquest (2011)

Not Rated | 105 min | Biography

6.3
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62 Metascore

A look at French president Nicolas Sarkozy's rise to power.

Writers: Patrick Rotman, Xavier Durringer | Director: Xavier Durringer | Stars: Denis Podalydès, Florence Pernel, Bernard Le Coq, Michèle Moretti

Votes: 1,291

10. Let Joy Reign Supreme (1975)

114 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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France, 1719. Louis 14th died four years ago, Philippe d'Orleans is the regent. He is a liberal and a libertine. His right-hand man, Dubois, an atheistic and cupid priest, as libertine as ... See full summary »

Writers: Jean Aurenche, Bertrand Tavernier | Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Jean Rochefort, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Christine Pascal

Votes: 749

11. Les guignols de l'info (1988– )

8 min | Animation, Comedy

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Stars: Yves Lecoq, Daniel Herzog, Jean-Eric Bielle, Nicolas Canteloup

Votes: 264

12. Des lendemains qui chantent (I) (2014)

94 min | Comedy

5.5
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During 80s and 90s,Noemie is unable to choose between Olivier and Léon who came to Paris to make a fortune for themselves.

Writers: Nicolas Castro, Florence Levard, Florence Vignon | Director: Nicolas Castro | Stars: Pio Marmaï, Laetitia Casta, Ramzy Bedia, Gaspard Proust

Votes: 107

13. The Minister (2011)

115 min | Drama

6.7
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Transport Minister Bertrand Saint-Jean is awoken in the middle of the night by his head of staff. A bus has gone off the road into a gully. He has no choice but to go to the scene of the ... See full summary »

Writer: Pierre Schoeller | Director: Pierre Schoeller | Stars: Olivier Gourmet, Michel Blanc, Zabou Breitman, Laurent Stocker

Votes: 1,772

14. Coluche: l'histoire d'un mec (2008)

100 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.6
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October 1980. Michel Colucci, better known as Coluche, is the French people's favorite comedian. He performs every night to a packed house at the Théâtre du Gymnase. One day, always ... See full summary »

Writers: Diastème, Antoine de Caunes, Philippe Boggio, Jean-Michel Vaguelsy | Director: Antoine de Caunes | Stars: François-Xavier Demaison, Léa Drucker, Olivier Gourmet, Laurent Bateau

Votes: 519

15. Pater (2011)

105 min | Drama

6.0
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Vincent Lindon and Alain Cavalier are pals. Like father and son. They sip port in bars dreaming of a film they might make. Together. Then just once in a while, they don suit and tie. Play ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Cavalier | Stars: Vincent Lindon, Alain Cavalier, Bernard Bureau, Jonathan Duong

Votes: 367

16. The President (1961)

110 min | Thriller

7.2
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At 73, France's ex-president, Emile Beaufort, faces declining health, but he still plays a vigorous role behind the scenes as a philosopher and, potentially, as a power broker. In ... See full summary »

Writers: Georges Simenon, Michel Audiard, Henri Verneuil | Director: Henri Verneuil | Stars: Jean Gabin, Bernard Blier, Renée Faure, Henri Crémieux

Votes: 456

17. Le promeneur du champ de Mars (2005)

116 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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A young journalist (Lespert) helps the French President compile his memoirs.

Writers: Georges-Marc Benamou, Gilles Taurand | Director: Robert Guédiguian | Stars: Michel Bouquet, Jalil Lespert, Philippe Fretun, Anne Cantineau

Votes: 758

18. Terror! Robespierre and the French Revolution (2009 TV Movie)

Drama

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In 1794, French revolutionary Maximilien Robespierre produced the world's first defense of "state terror" - claiming that the road to virtue lay through political violence. This film ... See full summary »

Writer: Mark Hayhurst | Director: Carl Hindmarch | Stars: Stephen Hogan, Vasile Albinet, David Andress, Martin Hancock

Votes: 30

19. L'école du pouvoir (2009 TV Movie)

125 min | Drama

7.6
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A retelling in two parts, from 1977 to 1986, of the education and the rise to power of a group of young graduates of the prestigious ENA school.

Writers: Aaron Barzman, Peter Kosminsky, Didier Lacoste, Raoul Peck, Ève de Castro | Director: Raoul Peck | Stars: Robinson Stévenin, Élodie Navarre, Céline Sallette, Thibault Vinçon

Votes: 130

20. Paris 1919: Un traité pour la paix (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, Drama, History

7.3
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A film about the Paris Peace Conference that negotiated the end of World War I with the Versailles Treaty.

Writers: Paul Cowan, Margaret MacMillan | Director: Paul Cowan | Stars: David Lowe, Paul Bandey, Yan Brian, Jean-Gabriel Nordmann

Votes: 91

21. L'affaire Dreyfus (1995 TV Movie)

200 min | Biography, Drama

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Writers: Yves Boisset, Jean-Denis Bredin, Jorge Semprún | Director: Yves Boisset | Stars: Pierre Arditi, Gérard Desarthe, Christian Brendel, Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu

Votes: 60

22. Les gens du Monde (2014)

82 min | Documentary

5.9
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Writer: Yves Jeuland | Director: Yves Jeuland | Stars: Didier Pourquery, Abel Mestre, Thomas Wieder, Raphaëlle Bacqué

Votes: 25

23. Who Is Bernard Tapie? (2001)

PG | 56 min | Documentary

5.6
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This documentary tells two stories simultaneously: it's a profile of Bernard Tapie, a wealthy man who rises and falls spectacularly in French society and may be on the rise again; and, it's... See full summary »

Director: Marina Zenovich | Stars: Claude Lelouch, Marina Zenovich, Bernard Tapie, Anne-Laure Plante

Votes: 60

24. 20 heures le journal (1981– )

40 min | News

5.5
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Stars: David Pujadas, Nicolas Sarkozy, Laurent Delahousse, Ségolène Royal

Votes: 21

25. Hiver 54, l'abbé Pierre (1989)

Biography, Drama

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France experienced one of the most chilling winters in 1954.It was during that harsh weather that a catholic priest L'Abbé Pierre wrote an open letter to minister of housing to provide shelter to numerous homeless people.

Writers: Denis Amar, Marie Devort | Director: Denis Amar | Stars: Lambert Wilson, Claudia Cardinale, Robert Hirsch, Antoine Vitez

Votes: 158

26. The Rainbow Warrior (2006 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, History

6.8
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July 10, 1985. The Rainbow Warrior, a ship belonging to Greenpeace is docked in the port of Auckland, New Zealand when it sinks after an explosion. The incident claims the life of Fernando ... See full summary »

Writer: Dan Franck | Director: Pierre Boutron | Stars: Niels Arestrup, Julie Gayet, Pascal Elbé, Grégori Derangère

Votes: 37

27. 7 sur 7 (1981–1997)

55 min | News

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Stars: Anne Sinclair, Jean Lanzi, Alain Juppé, François Léotard

Votes: 12

28. Pétain (1993)

132 min | Drama, History

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During second world war,Philippe Pétain gets absolute powers.The war ends with the arrival of allied forces by Petainism has not been put on trial.

Writers: Marc Ferro, Jean Marboeuf, Jean-Pierre Marchand, Alain Riou | Director: Jean Marboeuf | Stars: Jacques Dufilho, Jean Yanne, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Jean-Claude Dreyfus

Votes: 74

29. Dans la peau de Jacques Chirac (2006)

90 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.6
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Writers: Karl Zéro, Eric Zemmour | Directors: Michel Royer, Karl Zéro | Stars: Didier Gustin, Edouard Balladur, François Baroin, Raymond Barre

Votes: 254

30. Vive la France (1974)

84 min | Documentary

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Writers: Michel Audiard, Henri Viard | Director: Michel Audiard | Stars: Michel Audiard, Jacqueline Kennedy, Yves Montand, Philippe Pétain

Votes: 23

31. Farewell De Gaulle, Farewell (2009 TV Movie)

95 min | History

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May 1968. Charles de Gaulle is 77. His great career is behind him. Obsessed by France's prestige, he's looking with distance to the student demonstrations. An intimate portrait of the General through the tale of 68'events.

Writers: Nathalie Hertzberg, Laurent Herbiet, Hervé Bentégeat | Director: Laurent Herbiet | Stars: Pierre Vernier, Didier Bezace, Frédéric Pierrot, Catherine Arditi

Votes: 41

32. Paris à tout prix (2001 TV Movie)

150 min | Documentary

6.1
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Writers: Yves Jeuland, Pascale Sauvage | Director: Yves Jeuland | Stars: Claude Rich, Bertrand Delanoë, Philippe Séguin, Jean Tiberi

Votes: 19

33. Is There a Frenchman in the House? (1982)

106 min | Comedy, Crime

6.0
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Horace Tumelat,a powerful politician was raised by his uncle Eusèbe.He has to find a letter written by his uncle who committed suicide.

Writers: Frédéric Dard, Jean-Pierre Mocky | Director: Jean-Pierre Mocky | Stars: Victor Lanoux, Jacques Dutronc, Jacqueline Maillan, Michel Galabru

Votes: 100

34. 1974, une partie de campagne (1974)

90 min | Documentary

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Director: Raymond Depardon | Stars: Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, Charles Aznavour, Jacques Chirac, Philippe Clay

Votes: 116

35. The Other Side of Suez (2004 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary, History

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Stars: Ben Miles, Mohamed Auda, Talaat Badrawi, Mordechai Bar-On

36. Le bébête show (1982– )

Comedy

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Stars: Stéphane Collaro, Jean Roucas, Eric Gindre

Votes: 21

37. Le pouvoir (2013)

105 min | Documentary

5.6
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Writers: Pierre Favier, Patrick Rotman | Director: Patrick Rotman | Stars: François Hollande, Jean-Marc Ayrault, Raymond Depardon, Laurent Fabius

Votes: 32

38. Le président (2010)

98 min | Documentary

7.2
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Director: Yves Jeuland | Stars: Georges Frêche, Laurent Blondiau, Frédéric Bort, Gilles Cohen-Solal

Votes: 59

39. Evasion fiscale: Le hold-up du siècle (2013 TV Movie)

91 min | Documentary

7.4
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Writers: Xavier Harel, Rémy Burkel | Directors: Xavier Harel, Rémy Burkel | Stars: Xavier Harel, Mathilde Dupré, Lionel Verrière, Michel Bouvignies

Votes: 19

40. Chirac (2006 TV Movie)

220 min | Documentary

7.5
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Writer: Patrick Rotman | Director: Patrick Rotman | Stars: Michèle Alliot-Marie, Claude Allègre, Martine Aubry, Edouard Balladur

Votes: 34

41. Mai 68 (1974)

190 min | Documentary

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Directors: Jérôme Kanapa, Gudie Lawaetz | Stars: Maurice Clavel, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Christian Fouchet, Alain Geismar

43. EADS-Airbus: Une affaire d'états (2009 TV Movie)

91 min | Documentary

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Writer: Bruno Lancesseur | Director: Frédéric Compain | Star: Noël Forgeard

44. De Gaulle: My Father (2005 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary

7.2
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Director: René-Jean Bouyer | Star: Jean Rochefort

Votes: 5

45. Us Welcome, Us Go Home (2011 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary

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Writer: Fabrice d'Almeida | Director: Philippe Truffault | Stars: Michel Aurillac, Nicole Bacharan, Lucien Barbeau, Yves Bardet

48. Munich or Peace in Our Time (1967 TV Movie)

172 min | Documentary

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Writer: Marcel Ophüls | Director: Marcel Ophüls | Stars: Édouard Daladier, André Francois-Poncet, Pierre Cot, Jacques Duclos

Votes: 12

49. Mai 68, l'autre côté des barricades

Documentary | Announced

May 1968: France is in turmoil and on the brink of a revolution. This documentary focuses on showing us from the lesser known authorities' perspective how it was perceived and disaster was averted.

Writers: Dominique Beaux, Jean-Baptiste Évette | Director: Dominique Beaux | Stars: Dominique Beaux, Jean-Baptiste Evette, Maurice Grimaud, Edouard Balladur

50. Démocratie Zéro6 (2014)

75 min | Documentary

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Director: Michel Toesca