The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell Films

The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

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List of all movies directed by Ken Russell ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Ken Russell are listed here and include movie posters and Ken Russell movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Ken Russell as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Ken Russell movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Ken Russell film is can be factored into this list.

From Ken Russell's studio films to Ken Russell's independent films, this Ken Russell filmography keeps tabs on all Ken Russell movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different movies, including Altered States and Women in Love.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Ken Russell direct?” or “who is Ken Russell?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Ken Russell?” and “what's a good selection of good Ken Russell movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Ken Russell films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Ken Russell works.

All Ken Russell director credits are included. This list of every movie that Ken Russell has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Ken Russell movie is and which actors starred in the Ken Russell film.

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Jack Nicholson and Sean Connery both worked on a Ken Russell directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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    The Devils is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Reed, Gemma Jones

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    Altered States is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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    Women in Love is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Oliver Reed, Glenda Jackson, Alan Bates

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    Tommy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Tina Turner, Jack Nicholson, Elton John

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    The Music Lovers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Richard Chamberlain, Glenda Jackson, Kenneth Colley

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    The Lair of the White Worm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Hugh Grant, Peter Capaldi, Catherine Oxenberg

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    Mahler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Oliver Reed, Robert Powell, Kenneth Colley

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    Gothic is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Gabriel Byrne, Timothy Spall, Natasha Richardson

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    Lisztomania is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Ringo Starr, Roger Daltrey, Oliver Reed

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    The Boy Friend is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Twiggy, Glenda Jackson, Barbara Windsor

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    Whore is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Theresa Russell

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    Crimes of Passion is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Kathleen Turner, Anthony Perkins, Annie Potts

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    Aria is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Elizabeth Hurley, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton

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    Savage Messiah is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Helen Mirren, Michael Gough, Peter Vaughan

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    Billion Dollar Brain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Michael Caine, Donald Sutherland, Karl Malden

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    Valentino is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Leslie Caron, Carol Kane, Michelle Phillips

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    The Rainbow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Paul McGann, Glenda Jackson, Amanda Donohoe

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    Salome's Last Dance is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Glenda Jackson, Ken Russell, David Doyle

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    Lady Chatterley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Sean Bean, Joely Richardson, James Wilby

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    Amelia and the Angel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Amelia and the Angel

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    Song of Summer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Ken Russell, Christopher Gable, David Collings

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    The Boy Friend is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell
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    French Dressing is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Roy Kinnear, Marisa Mell, James Booth

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    Ken Russell's Fall of the Lous... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Ken Russell, James Johnston, Alex 'Alien' Russell

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    Clouds of Glory: The Rime of t... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell
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    Elgar is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell
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    Watch The Birdie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Watch The Birdie

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    Prisoner of Honor is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Richard Dreyfuss, Oliver Reed, Brian Blessed

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    The Planets is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    added by Archy Muntharr
    The Planets

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    Faust is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Ruggero Raimondi, Gabriela Beňačková, Francisco Araiza

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    Tales of Erotica is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Mira Sorvino, Ken Russell, Aida Turturro

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    In Search of the English Folk ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    In Search of the English Folk Song Donovan, June Tabor, Eliza Carthy

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    Isadora Duncan, the Biggest Da... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Isadora Duncan, the Biggest Dancer in the World

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    Clouds of Glory: William and D... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell
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    Women & Men: Stories of Seduct... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    James Woods, Melanie Griffith, Molly Ringwald

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    Diva: The Video Collection is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Diva: The Video Collection Sarah Brightman

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    Dogboys is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Tia Carrere, Dean Cain, Bryan Brown

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    Mindbender is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Ken Russell

    Mindbender Terence Stamp, Ishai Golan

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