The Best Edward Woodward Movies  

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

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

List ranges from Arthur the King to Deadly Advice and more.

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Christopher Lee, Britt Ekland, Edward Woodward
The Wicker Man is a 1973 British mystery horror film directed by Robin Hardy and written by Anthony Shaffer. The film stars Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt, and ...more
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Edward Woodward, Bryan Brown, Jack Thompson
Breaker Morant is a 1980 Australian film about the 1902 court martial of Breaker Morant, directed by Bruce Beresford and starring British actor Edward Woodward as Harry "Breaker" ...more
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Cate Blanchett, Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg
Hot Fuzz is a 2007 British action comedy parody film directed by Edgar Wright, written by Wright and Simon Pegg, and starring Pegg and Nick Frost. The film follows two police officers attempting ...more
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Richard Gere, Gina Bellman, Alice Krige
King David is an American 1985 drama film about the second king of Israel, David. It was directed by Bruce Beresford and starred Richard Gere in the title role.
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George C. Scott, Susannah York, David Warner
A Christmas Carol is a 1984 television film adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous 1843 holiday novella of the same name. The film is directed by Clive Donner who had been an editor of the 1951 ...more
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Richard Widmark, Judy Davis, Edward Woodward
Who Dares Wins is a 1982 British film starring Lewis Collins, Judy Davis, Richard Widmark and Edward Woodward, directed by Ian Sharp. The title is the motto of the elite Special Air Service. The ...more
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Kirstie Alley, John Hurt, Ben Johnson
Champions is a 1983 film based on the true story of jockey Bob Champion. It is directed by John Irvin, written by Evan Jones, and stars John Hurt, Edward Woodward and Jan Francis. The film is ...more
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Rue McClanahan, Stephanie Zimbalist, Tony Randall
The Man in the Brown Suit is a 1989 tv film directed by Alan Grint.
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Pierce Brosnan, Edward Woodward, Denis Quilley
Mister Johnson is a 1990 American drama film based on the 1939 novel by Joyce Cary. The film was entered into the 41st Berlin International Film Festival, where Maynard Eziashi won the Silver ...more
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John Hillerman, Edward Woodward, Warren Clarke
Hands of a Murderer is a British television film directed by Stuart Orme, starring Edward Woodward as Sherlock Holmes and John Hillerman as Dr. John H. Watson.
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Ian McShane, Jill St. John, Oliver Reed
Sitting Target or Screaming Target is a 1972 British film directed by Douglas Hickox and shot in London. It stars Oliver Reed, Ian McShane and Jill St. John and was based on the 1970 novel by ...more
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Codename: Kyril Denholm Elliott, Richard E. Grant, Joss Ackland
Codename: Kyril is a 208-minute British serial, first broadcast in 1988. It is a Cold War espionage drama, starring Ian Charleson, Edward Woodward, Denholm Elliott, Joss Ackland, and Richard E. ...more
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Callan Catherine Schell, Edward Woodward, David Prowse
Callan is a 1974 British thriller film directed by Don Sharp and starring Edward Woodward, Eric Porter and Carl Möhner. It was based on the ITV television series Callan which ran from 1967 ...more
Killer Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Edward Woodward Movies
Killer Trilogy Edward Woodward, John Thaw, Anthony Valentine
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A Congregation of Ghosts Edward Woodward, Susannah Doyle, Nicholas Gleaves
A Congregation of Ghosts is a 2009 film directed by Mark Collicott. It is based on the true story of the Reverend Frederick Densham. The film was shot on location in rural Cornwall in the United ...more
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Derek Jacobi, Barry Bostwick, Edward Woodward
Aladdin is a 49-minute animated film based on the classic Arabian Nights story, Aladdin translated by Antoine Galland. Like all other Golden Films productions, the film featured a single theme ...more
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Yul Brynner, Edward Woodward, Charles Gray
The File of the Golden Goose is a 1969 British thriller film directed by Sam Wanamaker and starring Yul Brynner, Charles Gray and Edward Woodward. Its plot involves an American detective being ...more
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Pamela Stephenson, John Le Mesurier, Edward Woodward
Stand Up, Virgin Soldiers is a 1977 British feature film. It is a sequel to The Virgin Soldiers. The screenplay was written by Leslie Thomas based on his 1975 novel of the same name.
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Deadly Advice Imelda Staunton, Jonathan Pryce, Brenda Fricker
Deadly Advice is a 1994 British comedy drama film directed by Mandie Fletcher and starring Jane Horrocks, Brenda Fricker and Edward Woodward.
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Liam Neeson, Candice Bergen, Malcolm McDowell
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Incense for the Damned Peter Cushing, Patrick Macnee, Edward Woodward
Incense for the Damned es una película británica de terror estrenada en 1970, dirigida por Robert Hartford-Davis y protagonizada por Patrick Macnee, Peter Cushing y Alexander ...more
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Priscilla Presley, Michael Landon, Edward Woodward
Love Is Forever or Comeback is a 1982 film based on the experiences of Australian journalist John Everingham in Laos and Thailand. It was written, directed and co-produced by Hall Bartlett and ...more