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The Best John Rhys-Davies Movies 

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

If you think the best John Rhys-Davies role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest John Rhys-Davies 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 Higher Ground and The Lost Angel, in it.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best John Rhys-Davies movies?" and "What are the greatest John Rhys-Davies roles of all time?"

John Rhys-Davies is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Uwe Boll and Peter Jackson. Movie fans who love John Rhys-Davies have also been known to enjoy films starring Ian Holm and Christopher Lee.

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Indiana Jones and the Ra... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Rhys-Davies Movies
Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen

Released: 1981

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2003

Directed by: Peter Jackson

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is a 2003 epic fantasy drama film directed by Peter Jackson based on the second and third volumes of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. It is ...more

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2002

Directed by: Peter Jackson

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a 2002 epic fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson and based on the second volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings. It is the second ...more

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2001

Directed by: Peter Jackson

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a 2001 epic fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson based on the first volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. It is the first ...more

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Timothy Dalton, John Rhys-Davies, J.J. Barry

Released: 1987

Directed by: John Glen

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Orson Welles, Richard Chamberlain, Toshiro Mifune

Released: 1980

Directed by: Jerry London

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Jason Statham, Burt Reynolds, Claire Forlani

Released: 2006

Directed by: Uwe Boll

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Jackie Chan, Claire Forlani, Lee Evans

Released: 2003

Directed by: Gordon Chan

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Sharon Stone, Richard Chamberlain, John Rhys-Davies

Released: 1985

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

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Anthony Hopkins, José Ferrer, Raymond Burr

Released: 1981

Directed by: Robert Day

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Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, John Noble

Released: 2006

Directed by: Michael O. Sajbel

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Julie Andrews, James Garner, Alex Karras

Released: 1982

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Victor Victoria is a 1982 film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and starring Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston, Lesley Ann Warren, Alex Karras, and John Rhys-Davies. The film was ...more

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Brooke Shields, John Mills, John Rhys-Davies

Released: 1984

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Sahara is a 1983 British-American adventure drama film directed by Andrew McLaglen and starring Brooke Shields, Lambert Wilson, Horst Buchholz, John Rhys-Davies, and John Mills. The original ...more
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Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker

Released: 1996

Directed by: Tad Stones

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Sean Connery, Peter Cushing, Trevor Howard

Released: 1984

Directed by: Stephen Weeks

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Natalie Cole, Don Knotts, George Kennedy

Released: 1997

Directed by: Mark Dindal

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Sam Neill, Olivia Hussey, John Rhys-Davies

Released: 1982

Directed by: Douglas Camfield

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Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Jeff Goldblum

Released: 1996

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

The Great White Hype is a 1996 film directed by Reginald Hudlin. It stars Samuel L. Jackson, Peter Berg, Damon Wayans, Jeff Goldblum, Jon Lovitz, Cheech Marin, John Rhys-Davies, Salli Richardson ...more

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Anne Hathaway, Julie Andrews, Chris Pine

Released: 2004

Directed by: Garry Marshall

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Released: 1988

Directed by: Anthony Hickox

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Anthony Hopkins, Jean Simmons, John Rhys-Davies

Released: 1989

Directed by: Kevin Connor

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Phil Collins, John Goodman, Haley Joel Osment

Released: 2003

Directed by: Steve Trenbirth

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John Rhys-Davies, Cindy Burbridge, Gary Stretch

Released: 2005

Directed by: Lek Kitaparaporn

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Released: 1993

Directed by: Kevin Connor

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Omar Sharif, Paul McGann

Released: 1995

Directed by: Marvin J. Chomsky, John Goldsmith

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