Best Movies of Jean-Jacques Annaud

Enemy at the Gates (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $51.40M

A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad.


Seven Years in Tibet (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $37.90M

True story of Heinrich Harrer, an Austrian mountain climber who became friends with the Dalai Lama at the time of China's takeover of Tibet.


Deux frères (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 136 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $18.95M

Two tigers are separated as cubs and taken into captivity, only to be reunited years later as enemies by an explorer (Pearce) who inadvertently forces them to fight each other.


Le dernier loup (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 126 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: null

During China's Cultural Revolution, a young urban student is sent to live with Mongolian herders, where he adopts a wolf cub.


Black Gold (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 101 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 32 | Earnings: null

Set in the 1930s Arab states at the dawn of the oil boom, the story centers on a young Arab prince torn between allegiance to his conservative father and modern, liberal father-in-law.


Der Name der Rose (1986)

Aggregate Rating: 94 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $7.20M

An intellectually nonconformist friar investigates a series of mysterious deaths in an isolated abbey.


L'ours (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 79 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $31.75M

An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.


La guerre du feu (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 76 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

This story takes place in prehistoric time when three tribesmen search for a new fire source.


Coup de tête (1979)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

François Perrin plays football at the AS Trincamp. During a training session, he gets into a fight with Bertier, the team's star, and is ordered off the field. The club's boss, who is also ...


L'amant (1992)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $4.90M

In 1929 French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences to each other.


La victoire en chantant (1976)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

French colonists in Africa, several months behind in the news, find themselves at war with their German neighbors. Deciding that they must do their proper duty and fight the Germans, they ...


Wings of Courage (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $0.02M

While flying mail across the Andean mountains, Henri Guillaumet's plane has to crash-land, he must trek back to civilizatin on foot.


Sa majesté Minor (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 41 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Described as a mythical comedy set on an island in the Aegean Sea before the founding of Ancient Greece.