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The Best Brian Blessed Movies  

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List of the best Brian Blessed movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Brian Blessed'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 Brian Blessed movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Brian Blessed movies will be at the top of the list. Brian Blessed has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Brian Blessed movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Brian Blessed films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List features Re-Evolution, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and more films.

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Timothy Dalton, Max von Sydow, Ornella Muti
Flash Gordon is a 1980 British science fiction action film, based on the comic strip of the same name created by Alex Raymond. The film was directed by Mike Hodges, and produced by Dino De ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer, Colin Farrell
Alexander is a 2004 action adventure biography film written by Oliver Stone, Christopher Kyle and Laeta Kalogridis and directed by Oliver Stone.
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Kate Winslet, Robin Williams, Billy Crystal
Hamlet is a 1996 Shakespearean tragedy film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet, adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, who also stars in the titular role as Prince ...more
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Kate Beckinsale, Denzel Washington, Keanu Reeves
Much Ado About Nothing is a 1993 British/American romantic comedy film based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name. It was adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh who ...more
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Christian Bale, Emma Thompson, Judi Dench
Henry V is a 1989 British drama film adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name about King Henry V of England. The film stars ...more
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Peter O'Toole, Brian Blessed, Steven Berkoff
Katherine of Alexandria is a 2011 film directed by Michael Redwood.
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Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver
Tarzan is a 1999 American animated adventure musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 37th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, it ...more
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The Hobbit trilogy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Brian Blessed Movies
Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom
The Hobbit is a film series consisting of three epic fantasy adventure films directed by Peter Jackson. They are based on the 1937 novel The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, with large portions of ...more
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Morgan Freeman, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner
This film is a 1991 American-British adventure film directed by Kevin Reynolds. The film stars Kevin Costner as Robin Hood, Morgan Freeman as Azeem, Christian Slater as Will Scarlet, Mary ...more
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Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor
(32 Years Before Episode IV) Stranded on the desert planet Tatooine after rescuing young Queen Amidala from the impending invasion of Naboo, Jedi apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi and his Jedi Master ...more
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Brian Blessed Movies
Cate Blanchett, Evangeline Lilly, Ian McKellen
The Hobbit: There and Back Again retitled to The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is a 2013 fantasy adventure film written by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Guillermo del Toro and one more and ...more
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Bryce Dallas Howard, Kevin Kline, Alfred Molina
As You Like It is a 2006 film adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, based on the play of the same name by William Shakespeare. It stars Bryce Dallas Howard as Rosalind, David ...more
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King Lear is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Brian Blessed Movies
King Lear Brian Blessed, Graham McTavish, Hildegarde Neil
King Lear is an adaptation of William Shakespeare's play of the same name. The film stars Brian Blessed in the title role.
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Richard Dreyfuss, Oliver Reed, Brian Blessed
Prisoner of Honour is a 1991 British dramatic television film made by Warner Bros. Television and distributed by HBO about the Dreyfus Affair. It was directed by Ken Russell and starring Richard ...more
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Salma Hayek, David Tennant, Hugh Grant
Pirates! is a 2012 animation, adventure and family film written by Gideon Defoe and directed by Peter Lord and Jeff Newitt.
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Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Brian Blessed
The Trojan Women is a 1971 film, directed by Michael Cacoyannis and starring Katharine Hepburn and Vanessa Redgrave. The film was made with the minimum of changes to Edith Hamilton's translation ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Omar Sharif, Paul McGann
Catherine the Great is a 1995 television movie based on the life of Catherine II of Russia. It stars Catherine Zeta-Jones as Catherine, Jeanne Moreau as Empress Elizabeth and Omar Sharif as ...more
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Neve Campbell, Roger Moore, Brian Cox
Agent Crush is a 2008 British animated movie starring Ioan Gruffudd, Brian Cox, Neve Campbell, Roger Moore, Brian Blessed, Rula Lenska and Ruby Wax. It is currently awaiting release.
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Ben Kingsley, James Earl Jones, Jenny Agutter
Freddie as F.R.O.7 is a 1992 British animated musical action fantasy film written and directed by Jon Acevski. It is a parody of James Bond. The film was inspired by bedtime stories Acevski told ...more
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Sophia Loren, Peter O'Toole, Brian Blessed
Man of La Mancha is a 1972 film adaptation of the Broadway musical Man of La Mancha by Dale Wasserman, with music by Mitch Leigh and lyrics by Joe Darion. The musical was suggested by the ...more
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Peter O'Toole, Susannah York, Brian Blessed
Country Dance is a 1970 British drama film based on the novel Household Ghosts by James Kennaway which became a three-act stage play in 1967. The film was released on 22 April 1970; it was ...more
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Brendan Gleeson, Brian Blessed, Armand Assante
Kidnapped is a 1995 TV adventure film directed by Ivan Passer and starring Armand Assante as Highlander Alan Breck and Brian McCardie as Lowlander David Balfour. Among the supporting actors are ...more
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Medieval Warfare: Wars of the Roses Brian Blessed
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Derek Jacobi, Brian Blessed, Una Stubbs
Mist: The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy is a British family television film following the life of a border collie puppy as she grows up to become a working Herding dog. Part fiction, part ...more
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Old Rococo: The Life of Gioacchino Rossini Brian Blessed, Joan Sutherland, Cecilia Bartoli