Best Jane Birkin movies

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Best Jane Birkin movies
Today we present the best Jane Birkin movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Jane Birkin:

TOP 25:
Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye
Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye
Original Title: La morte negli occhi del gatto
Jane Birkin as: Corringa
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1973
In a small Scottish village, horribly murdered bodies keep turning up. Suspicion falls upon the residents of a nearby castle that is haunted by a curse involving a killer cat.

TOP 24:
Move Along, There Is Nothing to See!
Move Along, There Is Nothing to See!
Original Title: Circulez y a rien à voir!
Jane Birkin as: Hélène Duvernet
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1983
Inspector Leroux is investigating the owner of a contemporary art gallery Helen Duvernet who is suspected of being involved in trafficking of stolen paintings. He is both intrigued and attracted by the young woman, follows her everywhere and finally falls in love...


TOP 23:
The Knack... and How to Get It
The Knack... and How to Get It
Jane Birkin as: Girl on Motorbike (uncredited)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1965
A nebbish schoolteacher begs his smooth (and misogynistic) pal to teach him 'the knack' – how to score with women. Serendipitously, the men meet up with a new girl in town, as well as a friendly lunatic who can’t help but paint things white.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jacqueline Bisset movies?

TOP 22:
I Love You, I Don't
I Love You, I Don't
Original Title: Je t'aime moi non plus
Jane Birkin as: Johnny
Genre: Drama
Release: 1976
The petite waitress Johnny works and lives in a truck-stop, where she's lonely and longs for love. She develops a crush on the garbage truck driver Krassky, although her sleazy boss Boris warns her that he's gay.

TOP 21:
The French Minister
The French Minister
Original Title: Quai d’Orsay
Jane Birkin as: Molly Hutchinson
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2013
Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France, waging his own war backed up by the holy trinity of diplomatic concepts: legitimacy, lucidity, and efficacy. Enter Arthur Vlaminck. Hired to write the minister's speeches, Arthur must contend with the sensibilities of his boss and the dirty dealings within the Quai d'Orsay, the ministry's home.


TOP 20:
I'm Losing My Temper
I'm Losing My Temper
Original Title: La moutarde me monte au nez
Jane Birkin as: Jackie Logan
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1974
Pierre is a clumsy, overly serious math teacher at an all-girls high school. His life is thrown into chaos after encountering a beautiful British actress and the paparazzi that follow her around.

TOP 19:
One Hundred and One Nights
One Hundred and One Nights
Original Title: Les cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma
Jane Birkin as: Celle qui dit radin
Genre: Comedy, History, Romance
Release: 1995
Monsieur Cinema, a hundred years old, lives alone in a large villa. His memories fade away, so he engages a young woman to tell him stories about all the movies ever made.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jean-Hugues Anglade movies?

TOP 18:
Seven Deaths by Prescription
Seven Deaths by Prescription
Original Title: Sept morts sur ordonnance
Jane Birkin as: Mme Jane Berg
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1975
Dr. Brézé and his sons, all surgeons with limited abilities fight any competition on their sector with all means.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Marina Vlady movies?


TOP 17:
The Wild Goose Chase
The Wild Goose Chase
Original Title: La Course à l'échalote
Jane Birkin as: Janet
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1975
The whole intrigue is centered around carte-blanche documents kept in a vault. Whoever fills in the blank becomes the owner of a revue. Big money is involved. The nephew of the owner of the vault is trying to cheat his uncle and have his name in the documents. Everything is even more complicated because the manager of the bank has a finger in the pie, too. Who but a humble bank-teller (Pierre Richard) will ruin the scheme?

TOP 16:
Nobody's Daughter Haewon
Nobody's Daughter Haewon
Original Title: 누구의 딸도 아닌 해원
Jane Birkin as: Self
Genre: Drama
Release: 2013
Haewon, a film student and aspiring actress, feels abandoned. Her mother is about to emigrate to Canada and Haewon has decided to end her affair with one of her professors, a much older married man.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ye Ji-won movies?

TOP 15:

Animal

Animal
Original Title: L'Animal
Jane Birkin as: La vedette féminine
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1977
Mike (Jean-Paul Belmondo) is a stuntman who works with his girlfriend Jane (Raquel Welch). On their wedding day Mike and Jane are forced by producers to do a stunt for a film they are working on. Mike, annoyed doesn't look on the road and crashes the car causing them to end up in a hospital. After they come out Jane doesn't want to talk to Mike so he decides to get her a job in a film in which he is a stunt double for his double who is a star in action pictures but is in fact a wimp.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Groucho Marx movies?


TOP 14:

Kung-Fu Master!

Kung-Fu Master!
Jane Birkin as: Mary-Jane
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1988
A lonely 40-year old woman finds herself shattering taboos by falling in love with the 14-year old Julien – but is it romance, or a desperate attempt to turn back time in the face of middle age?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charlotte Gainsbourg movies?

TOP 13:

Love at the Top

Love at the Top
Original Title: Le Mouton enragé
Jane Birkin as: Marie-Paule
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1974
Nicolas Mallet, an inconspicuous and shy bank employee, one day successfully invites Marie-Paul, a young woman he hadn’t known before, in the streets of Paris to a café and sleeps with her the next day. When he tells his surprised friend Claude about the incident, the disillusioned and handicapped writer starts to guide him, leading Nicolas on a dazzling social ascent.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ali Liebert movies?

TOP 12:

The Railroad Lady

The Railroad Lady
Original Title: La femme et le TGV
Jane Birkin as: Elise
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2016
Elise Lafontaine has a secret routine. Every morning and evening for many years, she has been waving at the express train that passes her house. One fateful day, she finds a letter from the train conductor in her garden and her lonely life is turned upside down. She engages in a promising correspondence through poetic and thoughtful letters where the two anonymous writers share their worlds with each other. But Elise’s fairytale is cut short when the train line permanently detours for a shorter route to Paris. Not willing to do without her daily delight, Elise prompts a daring escape from her comfort zone and sets out to find the train conductor.

TOP 11:

Jane B. by Agnès V.

Jane B. by Agnès V.
Original Title: Jane B. par Agnès V.
Jane Birkin as: Calamity Jane / Claude Jade / Joan Arc
Genre: Fantasy, Documentary
Release: 1988
The interests, obsessions, and fantasies of two singular artists converge in this inspired collaboration between Agnès Varda and her longtime friend the actor Jane Birkin. Made over the course of a year and motivated by Birkin’s fortieth birthday—a milestone she admits to some anxiety over—Jane B. by Agnès V. contrasts the private, reflective Birkin with Birkin the icon.


TOP 10:

Evil Under the Sun

Evil Under the Sun
Jane Birkin as: Christine Redfern
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Drama
Release: 1982
An opulent beach resort provides a scenic background to this amusing whodunit as Poirot attempts to uncover the nefarious evildoer behind the strangling of a notorious stage star.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Diana Rigg movies?

TOP 9:

The Swimming Pool

The Swimming Pool
Original Title: La Piscine
Jane Birkin as: Penelope
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1969
Set in a magnificent villa near a sun-drenched St. Tropez, lovers Jean-Paul and Marianne are spending a happy, lazy summer holiday. Their only concern is to gratify their mutual passion - until the day when Marianne invites her former lover and his beautiful teenage daughter to spend a few days with them. From the first moment, a certain uneasiness and tension begin to develop between the four, which soon escalates in a dangerous love-game.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Romy Schneider movies?

TOP 8:

Same Old Song

Same Old Song
Original Title: On connaît la chanson
Jane Birkin as: Jane
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 1997
Odile is a business executive looking for a new, bigger apartment. Her younger sister Camille has just completed her doctoral thesis in history and is a Paris tour guide. Simon is a regular on Camille's tours because he's attracted to her. Camille has fallen for Marc, and they begin an affair. Nicolas is also looking for an apartment, since he hopes to eventually have his family join him in Paris.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lambert Wilson movies?

TOP 7:

Death on the Nile

Death on the Nile
Jane Birkin as: Louise Bourget
Genre: Mystery
Release: 1978
As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mia Farrow movies?

TOP 6:

Twice Born

Twice Born
Original Title: Venuto al mondo
Jane Birkin as: Psicologa
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 2012
Full-throttle melodrama about an ill-starred romance set against the backdrop of the siege of Sarajevo. A mother brings her teenage son to Sarajevo, where his father died in the Bosnian conflict years ago.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Emile Hirsch movies?


TOP 5:

La Belle Noiseuse

La Belle Noiseuse
Jane Birkin as: Liz
Genre: Drama
Release: 1991
The former famous painter Frenhofer lives quietly with his wife on a countryside residence in the French Provence. When the young artist Nicolas visits him with his girlfriend Marianne, Frenhofer decides to start again the work on a painting he long ago stopped: La Belle Noiseuse. And he wants Marianne as model.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Marianne Denicourt movies?

TOP 4:

The Prodigal Daughter

The Prodigal Daughter
Original Title: La Fille prodigue
Jane Birkin as: Anne
Genre: Drama
Release: 1981
A young woman in a deep depression leaves her husband and returns to her parents. She discovers her father is having an affair, becomes jealous of his mistress and tries to turn his feelings in her direction.

TOP 3:

Blow-Up

Blow-Up
Jane Birkin as: The Blonde
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1966
A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing. But in the course of a single day he unknowingly captures a death on film.

TOP 2:

The Beaches of Agnès

The Beaches of Agnès
Original Title: Les Plages d'Agnès
Jane Birkin as: Self/La croupiere
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2008
Filmmaking icon Agnès Varda, the award-winning director regarded by many as the grandmother of the French new wave, turns the camera on herself with this unique autobiographical documentary. Composed of film excerpts and elaborate dramatic re-creations, Varda's self-portrait recounts the highs and lows of her professional career, the many friendships that affected her life and her longtime marriage to cinematic giant Jacques Demy.

TOP 1:

George Harrison: Living in the Material World

George Harrison: Living in the Material World
Jane Birkin as: Self
Genre: Music, Documentary
Release: 2011
Director Martin Scorsese profiles former Beatle George Harrison in this reverent portrait that mixes interviews and archival footage, featuring commentary from the likes of Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr and Yoko Ono.



If you like the best Jane Birkin movies, then you will also like the best Jacqueline Bisset movies, where many of their films coincide.