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The Best Edward Fox Movies

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

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

Examples of films on this list include The Bounty and A Bridge Too Far.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Edward Fox movies?" and "What are the greatest Edward Fox roles of all time?"
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    The Day of the Jackal

    Derek Jacobi, Edward Fox
    The Day of the Jackal is a 1973 Anglo-French thriller film directed by Fred Zinnemann and...  more

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    Battle of Britain

    Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier
    Battle of Britain is a 1969 British action film directed by Guy Hamilton. In 1940, the British...  more

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    A Bridge Too Far

    Sean Connery, Anthony Hopkins
    A Bridge Too Far is a 1977 epic film based on the 1974 book of the same name by Cornelius...  more

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    Daniel Day-Lewis, Ben Kingsley
    Gandhi is a 1982 epic biographical film which dramatises the life of Mohandas Karamchand...  more

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    Force 10 from Navarone

    Harrison Ford, Barbara Bach
    Force 10 from Navarone is a 1978 British produced film loosely based on Alistair MacLean's...  more

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    Soldier of Orange

    Rutger Hauer, Edward Fox
    Soldier of Orange is a 1977 Dutch film directed by Paul Verhoeven and produced by Rob Houwer,...  more

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    Wild Geese II

    Patrick Stewart, Laurence Olivier
    Wild Geese II is a 1985 British action-thriller film directed by Peter Hunt, based on the 1982...  more

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  • 9

    Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

    Christian Bale, Omar Sharif
    Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (NBC, 1986), also titled Anastasia: The Story of Anna, is an...  more

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    The Duellists

    Harvey Keitel, Albert Finney
    The Duellists is a 1977 historical drama film and the directorial debut of Ridley Scott. It...  more


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    The Cat and the Canary

    Honor Blackman, Carol Lynley
    The Cat and the Canary is a comedy horror film released in 1978. It is an adaptation of John...  more
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    The Mirror Crack'd

    Elizabeth Taylor, Pierce Brosnan
    The Mirror Crack'd is a 1980 British mystery film based on Agatha Christie's Miss Marple novel...  more

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  • 13

    The Go-Between

    Julie Christie, Alan Bates
    The Go-Between is a 1971 British romantic drama film, directed by Joseph Losey. Its...  more
  • 14

    A Doll's House

    Jane Fonda, Trevor Howard
    A Doll's House is a 1973 Franco-British film directed by Joseph Losey, based on the same play...  more
  • 15

    The Shooting Party

    John Gielgud, Edward Fox
    The Shooting Party is a 1985 British drama film directed by Alan Bridges and based on the book...  more
  • 16

    Nicholas Nickleby

    Anne Hathaway, Charlie Hunnam
    Nicholas Nickleby is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Douglas McGrath. The screenplay...  more

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  • 18

    All the Queen's Men

    Matt LeBlanc, Eddie Izzard
    All the Queen's Men is a 2001 action comedy war film. It was directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky and...  more
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    Peter O'Toole, Peter Dinklage
    Lassie is a 2005 British-American-French-Irish adventure comedy-drama family film based on...  more

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    Lost in Space

    Heather Graham, Gary Oldman
    Lost in Space is a 1998 American science fiction adventure film directed by Stephen Hopkins...  more

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    Never Say Never Again

    Sean Connery, Kim Basinger
    Never Say Never Again is a 1983 spy film based on the James Bond novel Thunderball, which was...  more
  • 22

    Robin Hood

    Uma Thurman, David Morrissey
    Robin Hood is a 1991 British adventure film directed by John Irvin. The Swashbuckling legend...  more
  • 23

    Stage Beauty

    Claire Danes, Alice Eve
    Stage Beauty is a 2004 British-American-German romantic period drama directed by Richard Eyre....  more

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    The Bounty

    Mel Gibson, Liam Neeson
    The Bounty is a 1984 British adventure drama historical film directed by Roger Donaldson,...  more
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    The Dresser

    Albert Finney, Michael Gough
    The Dresser is a successful 1980 West End and Broadway play by Ronald Harwood, which tells the...  more