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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.

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  • The Day of the Jackal1
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    The Day of the Jackal

    Derek Jacobi, Edward Fox

    Released1973

    Directed byFred Zinnemann

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  • Battle of Britain2
    54
    7

    Battle of Britain

    Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier

    Released1969

    Directed byGuy Hamilton

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  • A Bridge Too Far3
    59
    13

    A Bridge Too Far

    Sean Connery, Anthony Hopkins

    Released1977

    Directed byRichard Attenborough

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  • Edward and Mrs Simpson4

    Released1978

    Directed byWaris Hussein

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  • Gandhi5
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    Gandhi

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Ben Kingsley

    Released1982

    Directed byRichard Attenborough

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  • Force 10 from Navarone6
    29
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    Force 10 from Navarone

    Harrison Ford, Barbara Bach

    Released1978

    Directed byGuy Hamilton

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  • Soldier of Orange7
    20
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    Soldier of Orange

    Rutger Hauer, Edward Fox

    Released1977

    Directed byPaul Verhoeven

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  • Wild Geese II8
    23
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    Wild Geese II

    Patrick Stewart, Laurence Olivier

    Released1985

    Directed byPeter R. Hunt

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  • Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna9
    13
    2

    Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

    Christian Bale, Omar Sharif

    Released1986

    Directed byMarvin J. Chomsky

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  • The Duellists10
    13
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    The Duellists

    Harvey Keitel, Albert Finney

    Released1977

    Directed byRidley Scott

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  • The Cat and the Canary11
    14
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    The Cat and the Canary

    Honor Blackman, Carol Lynley

    Released1979

    Directed byRadley Metzger

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  • The Mirror Crack'd12
    12
    2

    The Mirror Crack'd

    Elizabeth Taylor, Pierce Brosnan

    Released1980

    Directed byGuy Hamilton

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  • The Go-Between13
    14
    5

    The Go-Between

    Julie Christie, Alan Bates

    Released1970

    Directed byJoseph Losey

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  • A Doll's House14
    12
    4

    A Doll's House

    Jane Fonda, Trevor Howard

    Released1973

    Directed byJoseph Losey

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  • The Shooting Party15
    10
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    The Shooting Party

    John Gielgud, Edward Fox

    Released1985

    Directed byAlan Bridges

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  • Nicholas Nickleby16
    4
    0

    Nicholas Nickleby

    Anne Hathaway, Charlie Hunnam

    Released2002

    Directed byDouglas McGrath

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  • Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone17

    Released1997

    Directed bySimon Langton

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  • All the Queen's Men18
    6
    2

    All the Queen's Men

    Matt LeBlanc, Eddie Izzard

    Released2001

    Directed byStefan Ruzowitzky

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  • Lassie19
    2
    2

    Lassie

    Peter O'Toole, Peter Dinklage

    Released2005

    Directed byCharles Sturridge

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  • Lost in Space20
    4
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    Lost in Space

    Heather Graham, Gary Oldman

    Released1998

    Directed byStephen Hopkins

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  • Never Say Never Again21
    8
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    Never Say Never Again

    Sean Connery, Kim Basinger

    Released1983

    Directed byIrvin Kershner

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  • Robin Hood22
    6
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    Robin Hood

    Uma Thurman, David Morrissey

    Released1991

    Directed byJohn Irvin

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  • Stage Beauty23
    6
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    Stage Beauty

    Claire Danes, Alice Eve

    Released2004

    Directed byRichard Eyre

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  • The Bounty24
    6
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    The Bounty

    Mel Gibson, Liam Neeson

    Released1984

    Directed byRoger Donaldson

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  • The Dresser25
    6
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    The Dresser

    Albert Finney, Michael Gough

    Released1983

    Directed byPeter Yates

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