The Best James Mason Movies Films

The Best James Mason Movies

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List of the best James Mason movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. James Mason's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top James Mason movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated James Mason movies will be at the top of the list. James Mason has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest James Mason movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining James Mason films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best James Mason role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest James Mason performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list below has a variety of films, like Hatter's Castle and A Dangerous Summer, in it.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best James Mason movies?" and "What are the greatest James Mason roles of all time?"

James Mason was no stranger to working with popular directors, including Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick and Michael Powell. If you're a fan of James Mason, then check out our lists of the best Richard Attenborough and George C. Scott movies as well.

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    North by Northwest is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock, Eva Marie Saint

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    Journey to the Center of the E... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Pat Boone, Bernard Herrmann, Arlene Dahl

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    Lolita is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Christopher Lee, Peter Sellers, Shelley Winters

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    Odd Man Out is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    William Hartnell, Cyril Cusack, Robert Newton

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    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Kirk Douglas, Peter Lorre, Paul Lukas

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    A Star Is Born is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Judy Garland, Amanda Blake, Laurindo Almeida

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    The Desert Fox: The Story of R... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Jessica Tandy, Cedric Hardwicke, Leo G. Carroll

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    The Desert Rats is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Richard Burton, Robert Newton, Robert Douglas

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    The Verdict is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Bruce Willis, Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling

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    Bigger Than Life is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Walter Matthau, Barbara Rush, Kipp Hamilton

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    Cross of Iron is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    James Coburn, David Warner, Senta Berger

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    5 Fingers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Michael Rennie, Danielle Darrieux, Walter Hampden

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    The Boys from Brazil is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Laurence Olivier, Gregory Peck, Steve Guttenberg

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    The Fall of the Roman Empire is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Christopher Plummer

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    Julius Caesar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Marlon Brando, Deborah Kerr, John Gielgud

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    The Seventh Veil is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Herbert Lom

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    Evil Under the Sun is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Maggie Smith, Diana Rigg, Peter Ustinov

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    Deacon Jones, Warren Beatty, Julie Christie

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    The Reckless Moment is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Joan Bennett, Shepperd Strudwick, Geraldine Brooks

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    Georgy Girl is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Charlotte Rampling, Lynn Redgrave, Alan Bates

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    Murder by Decree is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Donald Sutherland, Christopher Plummer, John Gielgud

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    Pandora and the Flying Dutchma... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Ava Gardner, John Laurie, Nigel Patrick

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    The Shooting Party is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    John Gielgud, Edward Fox, Robert Hardy

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    The Wicked Lady is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Michael Rennie, Margaret Lockwood, Felix Aylmer

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    Age of Consent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Helen Mirren, Frank Thring, Jack MacGowran

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    The Man in Grey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Stewart Granger, Margaret Lockwood, Martita Hunt

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    The Deadly Affair is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Lynn Redgrave, Simone Signoret, David Warner

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    The Blue Max is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Ursula Andress, George Peppard, Peter Woodthorpe

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    The Last of Sheila is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Raquel Welch, James Coburn, Ian McShane

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    Lord Jim is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Peter O'Toole, Eli Wallach, Jack Hawkins

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    Caught is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Robert Ryan, Barbara Bel Geddes, Natalie Schafer

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    Hotel Reserve is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Herbert Lom, Patricia Medina, Patricia Hayes

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    Spring and Port Wine is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Spring and Port Wine Diana Coupland

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    The Prisoner of Zenda is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    David Niven, Deborah Kerr, Douglas Fairbanks

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    Candlelight in Algeria is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Candlelight in Algeria Walter Rilla, Raymond Lovell, Meinhart Maur

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    Salem's Lot is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    David Soul, Bonnie Bedelia, Lew Ayres

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    Frankenstein: The True Story is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Jane Seymour, John Gielgud, David McCallum

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    Prince Valiant is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Janet Leigh, Robert Wagner, Debra Paget

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    The Tell-Tale Heart is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best James Mason Movies
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    The Man Between is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    The Man Between Claire Bloom, Hildegard Knef, Geoffrey Toone

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    The Water Babies is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Jon Pertwee, Bernard Cribbins, Billie Whitelaw

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    11 Harrowhouse is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Candice Bergen, John Gielgud, Charles Grodin

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    Charade is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Charade Scott Forbes, Paul Cavanagh, Bruce Lester

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    One Way Street is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Rock Hudson, Dan Duryea, Märta Torén

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    Alibi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Alibi Margaret Lockwood, Raymond Lovell

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    Ivanhoe is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Sam Neill, Olivia Hussey, John Rhys-Davies

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    Yellowbeard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    David Bowie, John Cleese, Madeline Kahn

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    A Touch of Larceny is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    George Sanders, Vera Miles, Harry Andrews

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    Genghis Khan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Omar Sharif, Eli Wallach, Telly Savalas

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    The Pumpkin Eater is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best James Mason Movies

    Maggie Smith, Anne Bancroft, Peter Finch

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