The Best James Fox Movies

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

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

List films include The Mystic Masseur, Arabella and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best James Fox movies?" and "What are the greatest James Fox roles of all time?"

James Fox is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Tim Burton, Madonna and Ismail Merchant.

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  • The Servant
    1
    Dirk Bogarde, James Fox, Sarah Miles
    15 votes
    • Released: 1963
    • Directed by: Joseph Losey
    Tony (James Fox), a British aristocrat, hires the mysterious Hugo Barrett (Dirk Bogarde) as his household servant. The new employee soon begins to cause unrest in the household, and Tony is forced to ...more

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  • Performance
    2
    James Fox, Mick Jagger, Anita Pallenberg
    17 votes
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Donald Cammell
    After killing a rival in self-defense, hoodlum Chas (James Fox) must flee both from the law and from his boss, Harry Flowers. He eventually moves into a house owned by Turner (Mick Jagger), a former ...more

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  • A Passage to India
    3
    Judy Davis, Peggy Ashcroft, Victor Banerjee
    17 votes
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: David Lean
    Based on the renowned E.M. Forster novel, this expansive period drama centers on the changing dynamic between British colonials and native locals in India during the 1920s. When an outing to explore ...more

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  • The Remains of the Day
    4
    Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, James Fox
    12 votes
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: James Ivory
    During the 1930s, James Stevens (Anthony Hopkins) serves as a proper English butler to the doltish Lord Darlington (James Fox). Stevens is so dedicated that he forgoes visiting his father on his ...more

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  • King Rat
    5
    George Segal, Tom Courtenay, James Fox
    14 votes
    • Released: 1965
    • Directed by: Bryan Forbes
    Screen adaptation of James Clavell's best-selling novel about a group of English, American and Australian prisoners in a Singapore POW camp during World War II. When an American officer bribes the ...more

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  • Elgar's Tenth Muse: The Life of an English Composer
    6

    Elgar's Tenth Muse: The Life of an English Composer

    James Fox, Faith Brook, Natalie Clein
    8 votes
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Paul Yule