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Best Richard Burton Movies

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List of the best Richard Burton movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Richard Burton's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. This actor is very well known in Hollywood, and is no stranger to gracing the big screen as the lead role. The order of these top Richard Burton movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Richard Burton movies will be at the top of the list. Richard Burton has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Richard Burton movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Richard Burton films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

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    Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton, John Gielgud

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal

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    Ava Gardner, Richard Burton, Deborah Kerr

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    Clint Eastwood, Richard Burton, Michael Hordern

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    Richard Burton, Anthony Quayle, Geneviève Bujold

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Martin Landau

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    Richard Burton, Donald Pleasence, Claire Bloom

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Orson Welles, Maggie Smith

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    Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Harry Shearer

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    Sean Connery, John Wayne, Henry Fonda

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Michael York

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    Roger Moore, Richard Burton, Richard Harris

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    Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Warren Mitchell

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    Richard Burton, Lee Remick, Lino Ventura

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    Richard Burton, Olivia de Havilland, Audrey Dalton

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton

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    Richard Burton, James Mason, Robert Newton

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    Annie Lennox, Richard Burton, John Hurt

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    Richard Burton, Lana Turner, Fred MacMurray

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    Elizabeth Taylor, James Earl Jones, Richard Burton

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    Richard Burton, Jenny Agutter, Harry Andrews

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    Richard Burton, Peter Cushing, Stanley Baker

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Ian Marter

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    Christopher Lee, Richard Burton, Curd Jürgens

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    Richard Burton, Ian McShane, Donald Sinden

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    Hamlet Richard Burton, John Gielgud, Hume Cronyn

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    Marlon Brando, Ringo Starr, Richard Burton

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Noël Coward

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    Under Milk Wood Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton

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    Richard Burton, Charles Bickford, Raymond Massey

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    Richard Burton, Billy Connolly, Andrew Keir

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    Richard Burton, Rex Harrison

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    Waterfront Richard Burton, Robert Newton, Kenneth Griffith

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    Richard Burton, William Redfield, Eileen Herlie

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    Richard Burton, Honor Blackman, Geoffrey Keen

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    Richard Burton, Marcello Mastroianni, Leo McKern

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    Tatum O'Neal, Richard Burton, Lee Majors

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    Richard Burton, Joan Collins, Joan Hickson

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    The Last Days of Dolwyn Richard Burton, Hugh Griffith, Edith Evans

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    O. J. Simpson, Richard Burton, Lee Marvin

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    Richard Burton, Patrick Troughton, Leslie Phillips

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Peter Ustinov

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    Now Barabbas Richard Burton, William Hartnell, Cedric Hardwicke

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    James Earl Jones, Richard Burton, Max von Sydow

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    Raquel Welch, Richard Burton, Sybil Danning

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    Sophia Loren, Richard Burton, John Le Mesurier

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    Alice in Wonderland Richard Burton, Nathan Lane, Eve Arden

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    Richard Burton, Alain Delon, Romy Schneider

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    Richard Burton, Joss Ackland, Stephen Moore

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    Richard Burton, Virginia McKenna

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