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The Best Jenny Agutter Movies 

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

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of films, like Othello and Dominique, in it.

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

Joss Whedon and Sidney Lumet have both worked with Jenny Agutter over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Farrah Fawcett, Peter Ustinov, Jenny Agutter

Released: 1976

Directed by: Michael Anderson

Logan's Run is a 1976 American science fiction film directed by Michael Anderson and starring Michael York, Jenny Agutter, Richard Jordan, Roscoe Lee Browne, Farrah Fawcett and Peter Ustinov. ...more

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Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz, Rik Mayall

Released: 1981

Directed by: John Landis

An American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror comedy film written and directed by John Landis, and starring David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, and Griffin Dunne. The film starts with two young ...more

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Jenny Agutter, John Meillon, David Gulpilil

Released: 1971

Directed by: Nicolas Roeg

Walkabout is a 1971 film set in Australia, directed by Nicolas Roeg and starring Jenny Agutter, Luc Roeg and David Gulpilil. Edward Bond wrote the screenplay, which is loosely based on the novel ...more

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Jenny Agutter, Bernard Cribbins, Iain Cuthbertson

Released: 1970

Directed by: Lionel Jeffries

The Railway Children is a 1970 British drama film based on the novel of the same name by E. Nesbit. The film was directed by Lionel Jeffries, and stars Dinah Sheridan, Jenny Agutter, Sally ...more

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Richard Burton, Jenny Agutter, Joan Plowright

Released: 1977

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Equus is a 1977 British-American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Richard Burton. Peter Shaffer wrote the screenplay based on his play Equus. The film also featured Peter Firth, ...more

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Robert Duvall, Michael Caine, Donald Sutherland

Released: 1976

Directed by: John Sturges

The Eagle Has Landed is a 1976 British film directed by John Sturges and starring Michael Caine, Donald Sutherland and Robert Duvall. Based on the novel The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins, the ...more

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I Start Counting Jenny Agutter, Bryan Marshall, Lana Morris

Released: 1969

Directed by: David Greene

I Start Counting is a British thriller film released in 1970, directed by David Greene and starring Jenny Agutter in one of her first major roles. It was based on the 1966 novel of the same name ...more
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Ian Holm, Richard Chamberlain, Jenny Agutter

Released: 1977

Directed by: Mike Newell

The Man in the Iron Mask is a 1977 television film loosely adapted from The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas and presenting several plot similarities with the 1939 film version. It was ...more
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Marianne Faithfull, Jenny Agutter, Kevin Bishop

Released: 2007

Directed by: Sam Garbarski

Irina Palm is a tragicomedy film starring Marianne Faithfull and Miki Manojlović. It is a co-production of five countries. The film premiered at the 2007 Berlin International Film Festival. The ...more
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Jenny Agutter, Nanette Fabray, Margaret O'Brien

Released: 1981

Directed by: Vincent McEveety

Amy is a 1981 film produced by Walt Disney Productions, distributed by Buena Vista Distribution, written by Noreen Stone and directed by Vincent McEveety, and starring Jenny Agutter.
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Jean Simmons, Jenny Agutter, Cliff Robertson

Released: 1979

Directed by: Michael Anderson

Dominique is a 1978 British film directed by Michael Anderson. The film is based on the 1948 short story What Beckoning Ghost by Harold Lawlor. The film is also known as Dominique Is Dead.
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Jenny Agutter, Warren Oates, Sam Peckinpah

Released: 1978

Directed by: Monte Hellman, Tony Brandt

China 9, Liberty 37 is an Italian-Spanish 1978 western film directed by Monte Hellman, starring Warren Oates, Jenny Agutter, and Fabio Testi. The film was shot in locations in Spain and Italy by ...more
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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jenny Agutter Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

Released: 2012

Directed by: Joss Whedon

Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a ...more

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Jenny Agutter, Michael York, Simon MacCorkindale

Released: 1979

Directed by: Tony Maylam

The Riddle of the Sands is a 1979 British spy thriller based on the novel of the same name by Erskine Childers. Set in 1901, and starring Michael York and Simon MacCorkindale, it concerns the ...more

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Michelle Pfeiffer, Carrie Fisher, Bryan Cranston

Released: 1987

Directed by: Peter Horton, Carl Gottlieb, John Landis, Joe Dante, Robert K. Weiss

Amazon Women on the Moon is a 1987 American satirical comedy film that parodies the experience of watching low-budget movies on late-night television. The film, featuring a large ensemble cast, ...more

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Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon

Released: 1988

Directed by: Tom Holland

Child's Play is a 1988 American horror film directed by Tom Holland, written by Tom Holland, Don Mancini, and John Lafia, and starring Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, and Brad ...more

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Jenny Agutter, Robert Powell

Released: 1981

Directed by: David Hemmings

The Survivor is a 1981 Australian Horror Thriller film starring Robert Powell and Jenny Agutter, based on a novel of the same name by James Herbert. It saw the final film appearance of actor ...more
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Sweet William is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jenny Agutter Movies
Sweet William Jenny Agutter, Sam Waterston, Anna Massey

Released: 1980

Directed by: Claude Whatham

Sweet William is a 1980 British drama film directed by Claude Whatham and starring Sam Waterston, Jenny Agutter, Geraldine James, Anna Massey, Arthur Lowe, Tim Pigott-Smith and Melvyn Bragg. It ...more
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Jenny Agutter, Brad Dourif, Beth Grant

Released: 1990

Directed by: John Lafia

Child's Play 2 is a 1990 American horror film, the sequel to Child's Play, written by Don Mancini and directed by John Lafia. It was released on November 9, 1990, exactly two years after the ...more

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Richard Attenborough, Jenny Agutter, Michael Kitchen

Released: 2000

Directed by: Catherine Morshead

The Railway Children is a 2000 drama television film based on the novel by E. Nesbit. It was broadcast for the first time in the United Kingdom on 23 April 2000. Shortly afterward, it was shown ...more
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Jenny Agutter, Lionel Stander, Ferdy Mayne

Released: 1968

Directed by: Andrzej Wajda

Gates to Paradise is a 1968 film by Polish director Andrzej Wajda. The film is set in medieval France and is based on a story by Polish writer Jerzy Andrzejewski that seeks to expose the motives ...more
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Ben Kingsley, Jim Broadbent, Jenny Agutter

Released: 1985

Directed by: Giles Foster

Silas Marner is a 1985 drama television film written by Giles Foster and Louis Marks and directed by Giles Foster.
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Secret Places Jenny Agutter, Claudine Auger, Marie-Theres Relin

Released: 1984

Directed by: Zelda Barron

Secret Places is a 1984 British drama film directed by Zelda Barron and starring Marie-Theres Relin, Tara MacGowran, Claudine Auger and Jenny Agutter. The firm takes place during the Second ...more
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Othello is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jenny Agutter Movies
Othello Jenny Agutter, Ron Moody, William Marshall

Released: 1981

Directed by: Franklin Melton

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Richard Harris, Jenny Agutter, Glenda Jackson

Released: 1990

Directed by: Peter Duffell

King of the Wind is a 1989 British adventure film directed by Peter Duffell and starring Richard Harris, Glenda Jackson and Frank Finlay. It is based on the novel King of the Wind by Marguerite ...more