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The Best Denholm Elliott Movies  

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

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Denholm Elliott worked with many famous directors, including big names like Steven Spielberg and Woody Allen.

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Indiana Jones and the Raiders ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Denholm Elliott Movies
Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen
Raiders of the Lost Ark is a 1981 American adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. The screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan was from a story by George Lucas and Philip Kaufman. It was produced by ...more
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Sean Connery, Anthony Hopkins, Robert Redford
A Bridge Too Far is a 1977 epic film based on the 1974 book of the same name by Cornelius Ryan, adapted by William Goldman. It was produced by Joseph E. Levine and Richard P. Levine and directed ...more
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Daniel Day-Lewis, Helena Bonham Carter, Judi Dench
A Room with a View is a British romance drama film directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant of E. M. Forster's 1908 novel of the same name. The film follows closely the novel by ...more
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Audrey Hepburn, Sean Connery, Richard Harris
Robin and Marian is a 1976 British-American romantic adventure period film directed by Richard Lester and written by James Goldman, based on the legend of Robin Hood. It stars Sean Connery as ...more
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Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, River Phoenix
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is a 1989 American adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg, from a story co-written by executive producer George Lucas. It is the third installment in the ...more
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Laurence Olivier, Gregory Peck, Steve Guttenberg
The Boys from Brazil is a 1978 British-American thriller film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. It stars Gregory Peck and Laurence Olivier and features James Mason, Lilli Palmer, Uta Hagen and ...more
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Trading Places is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denholm Elliott Movies
Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd
Trading Places is a 1983 American comedy film directed by John Landis, starring Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy. It tells the story of an upper-class commodities broker and a homeless street ...more
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Maggie Smith, Michael Palin, Pete Postlethwaite
A Private Function is a 1984 British comedy film starring Michael Palin and Maggie Smith. The film was predominantly filmed in Ilkley, Ben Rhydding, and Barnoldswick West Yorkshire. The film was ...more
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Helena Bonham Carter, Hugh Grant, Ben Kingsley
Maurice is a 1987 British romantic drama film based on the novel of the same title by E. M. Forster. It is a tale of homosexual love in early 20th century England, following its main character ...more
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Bill Murray, Catherine Hicks, Denholm Elliott
The Razor's Edge is the second film version of W. Somerset Maugham's 1944 novel, following the 1946 film version with Tyrone Power and Gene Tierney. This version stars Bill Murray, Theresa ...more
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Christopher Lee, Joanna Lumley, Peter Cushing
The House That Dripped Blood is a 1971 British horror anthology film directed by Peter Duffell and distributed by Amicus Productions. It stars Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Nyree Dawn Porter, ...more
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George Segal, John Mills, Denholm Elliott
King Rat is a 1965 WWII film adapted from the James Clavell novel King Rat. The film was directed by Bryan Forbes and starred George Segal as Corporal King and James Fox as Marlowe, two WWII ...more
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Brimstone and Treacle Sting, Denholm Elliott, Joan Plowright
Brimstone and Treacle is a 1982 film directed by Richard Loncraine.
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Gabriel Byrne, Robbie Coltrane, Denholm Elliott
Defence of the Realm is a 1986 political thriller directed by David Drury, and starring Gabriel Byrne, Greta Scacchi, and Denholm Elliott, with Robbie Coltrane in a supporting role. The film ...more
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Michael Caine, Carol Burnett, Christopher Reeve
Noises Off is a 1992 comedy film directed by Peter Bogdanovich. The screenplay by Marty Kaplan is based on the 1982 play of the same name by Michael Frayn. An ensemble cast includes Michael ...more
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Peter O'Toole, Bob Hoskins, Burt Lancaster
Zulu Dawn is a 1979 film about the historical Battle of Isandlwana between British and Zulu forces in 1879 in South Africa. The screenplay was by Cy Endfield, from his book, and Anthony Story. ...more
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Christopher Lee, Nastassja Kinski, Honor Blackman
To the Devil a Daughter is a 1976 horror film, directed by Peter Sykes and produced by Hammer Film Productions and Terra-Filmkunst. It is based on the novel of the same name by Dennis Wheatley, ...more
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Maggie Smith, Timothy Spall, Michael Palin
The Missionary is a 1982 British comedy film directed by Richard Loncraine, and starring Michael Palin and Maggie Smith. It was produced by George Harrison, Denis O'Brien, Palin and Neville C. ...more
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Denholm Elliott, Peter Bogdanovich, George Lazenby
Saint Jack is a 1979 film directed by Peter Bogdanovich based on the 1973 novel Saint Jack. Ben Gazzara stars as Flowers in the film. The film also features Denholm Elliott and George Lazenby.
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Denholm Elliott, Trevor Howard, Peter Finch
The Heart of the Matter is a 1953 British film based on the book of the same name by Graham Greene. It was directed by George More O'Ferrall for London Films. It was entered into the 1953 Cannes ...more
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The Hound of the Baskervilles Denholm Elliott, Ian Richardson, Donald Churchill
The Hound of the Baskervilles is a 1983 television film directed by Douglas Hickox.
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Donald Pleasence, Denholm Elliott, Tom Conti
Blade on the Feather is a television drama by Dennis Potter, broadcast by ITV on 19 October 1980 as the first in a loosely-connected trilogy of plays exploring language and betrayal. A pastiche ...more
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Cyd Charisse, Denholm Elliott, Gene Barry
Maroc 7 is a 1967 British thriller film directed by Gerry O'Hara and starring Gene Barry, Elsa Martinelli, Leslie Phillips and Denholm Elliott. An international jewel thief hatches a plan to go ...more
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Dirk Bogarde, Denholm Elliott, Akim Tamiroff
They Who Dare is a 1954 Second World War war film directed by Lewis Milestone and starring Dirk Bogarde, Denholm Elliott and Akim Tamiroff. The story is based on events that took place during ...more
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Pierce Brosnan, Tia Carrere, Denholm Elliott
Noble House is an American television miniseries that was produced and broadcast by NBC in 1988. Based on the novel Noble House by James Clavell, it features a large cast headlined by Pierce ...more