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The Best Julie Christie Movies 

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

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

List features films like Doctor Zhivago, Far from the Madding Crowd and more!

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

Robert Altman and François Truffaut have both worked with Julie Christie over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If Julie Christie movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Lillian Gish and Anna Magnani too.

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Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Alec Guinness

Released: 1965

Directed by: David Lean

Doctor Zhivago is a British-American 1965 epic drama–romance film directed by David Lean, starring Omar Sharif and Julie Christie. It is set in Russia between the years prior to WWI, and is ...more

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Julie Christie, Terence Stamp, Alan Bates

Released: 1967

Directed by: John Schlesinger

Far from the Madding Crowd is a 1967 British drama film adapted from Thomas Hardy's book of the same name. The film, starring Julie Christie, Alan Bates, Terence Stamp, and Peter Finch, and ...more
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Goldie Hawn, Carrie Fisher, Warren Beatty

Released: 1975

Directed by: Hal Ashby

Shampoo is a 1975 American satirical romantic comedy-drama film written by Robert Towne and directed by Hal Ashby. It stars Warren Beatty, Julie Christie and Goldie Hawn, with Lee Grant, Jack ...more

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Julie Christie, Alan Bates, Michael Redgrave

Released: 1970

Directed by: Joseph Losey

The Go-Between is a 1971 British romantic drama film, directed by Joseph Losey. Its screenplay, by Harold Pinter, is an adaptation of the 1953 novel of the same name by L. P. Hartley. The film ...more
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Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Shelley Duvall

Released: 1971

Directed by: Robert Altman

McCabe & Mrs. Miller is a 1971 American Western film starring Warren Beatty and Julie Christie, and directed by Robert Altman. The screenplay is based on Edmund Naughton's 1959 novel McCabe. ...more

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Nina Dobrev, Julie Christie, Olympia Dukakis

Released: 2006

Directed by: Sarah Polley

Away from Her is a 2006 Canadian film which debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival and also played in the Premier category at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. The feature-length ...more

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Deacon Jones, Warren Beatty, Julie Christie

Released: 1978

Directed by: Buck Henry, Warren Beatty

Heaven Can Wait is a 1978 American comedy film co-directed by Warren Beatty and Buck Henry. It is the second film adaptation of Harry Segall's stageplay of the same name, preceded by Here Comes ...more

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Julie Christie, Dirk Bogarde, Laurence Harvey

Released: 1965

Directed by: John Schlesinger

Darling is a 1965 British drama film written by Frederic Raphael, directed by John Schlesinger, and starring Julie Christie with Dirk Bogarde and Laurence Harvey. Darling was nominated for five ...more

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Julie Christie, George C. Scott, Richard Chamberlain

Released: 1968

Directed by: Richard Lester

Petulia is an American drama film directed by Richard Lester. The screenplay by Lawrence B. Marcus is based on the novel Me and the Arch Kook Petulia by John Haase. The film stars Julie ...more

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Julie Christie, Cyril Cusack, Oskar Werner

Released: 1966

Directed by: François Truffaut

Fahrenheit 451 is a 1966 British Dystopian science fiction drama film directed by François Truffaut and starring Oskar Werner, Julie Christie, and Cyril Cusack. Based on the 1953 novel of ...more

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Nick Nolte, Julie Christie, Jonny Lee Miller

Released: 1997

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Afterglow is a 1997 feature film starring Nick Nolte, Julie Christie, Lara Flynn Boyle and Jonny Lee Miller. Alan Rudolph directed and wrote the script for the film. It was produced by Robert ...more
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Julie Christie, Tom Courtenay, Leonard Rossiter

Released: 1963

Directed by: John Schlesinger

Billy Liar is a 1963 black and white CinemaScope film based on the novel by Keith Waterhouse. It was directed by John Schlesinger and stars Tom Courtenay as Billy and Julie Christie as Liz, one ...more
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Ann-Margret, Julie Christie, Ian Holm

Released: 1982

Directed by: Alan Bridges

The Return of the Soldier is a 1982 British film starring Alan Bates as Baldry and co-starring Julie Christie, Ian Holm, Glenda Jackson, and Ann-Margret about a shell-shocked officer's return ...more
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Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom

Released: 2004

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Troy is a 2004 epic period war film directed by Wolfgang Petersen, loosely based on Homer's Iliad. After Paris smuggles Queen Helen to Troy, Achilles leads his Myrmidons along with the rest of ...more

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The Railway Station Man Donald Sutherland, Julie Christie, John Lynch

Released: 1992

Directed by: Michael Whyte

The Railway Station Man is a 1992 British drama film directed by Michael Whyte, and starring Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland and John Lynch. It was based on the 1984 novel of the same name by ...more
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Julie Christie, Greta Scacchi, Shashi Kapoor

Released: 1983

Directed by: James Ivory

Heat and Dust is a 1983 romantic drama film with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala based upon her novel, Heat and Dust. It was directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant. Ivory ...more
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Kate Winslet, Robin Williams, Billy Crystal

Released: 1996

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Hamlet is a 1996 Shakespearean tragedy film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet, adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, who also stars in the titular role as Prince ...more
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Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 2004

Directed by: Marc Forster

Finding Neverland may refer to: Finding Neverland (film), 2004 semi-biographical film about playwright J. M. Barrie Finding Neverland (soundtrack), soundtrack of the film Finding Neverland ...more

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Julie Christie, Robert Vaughn, Fritz Weaver

Released: 1977

Directed by: Donald Cammell

Demon Seed is a 1977 American science fiction–horror film starring Julie Christie and directed by Donald Cammell. The film was based on the novel of the same name by Dean Koontz, and concerns ...more

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Harry Potter and the Pri... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Julie Christie Movies
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

Released: 2004

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a 2004 fantasy film directed by Alfonso Cuarón and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. ...more

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Natalie Portman, Blake Lively, Christina Ricci

Released: 2008

Directed by: Brett Ratner, Shekhar Kapur, Shunji Twai, Natalie Portman, Randall Balsmeyer, + more

New York, I Love You is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama anthology consisting of eleven short films, each by a different director. The short films all relate in some way to the subject of ...more
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Julie Christie, Frankie Howerd, Leslie Phillips

Released: 1962

Directed by: Ken Annakin

The Fast Lady is a 1963 British comedy film, directed by Ken Annakin. The screenplay was written by Henry Blyth and Jack Davies, based on a story by Keble Howard. It was Julie Christie's second ...more
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Sophie Marceau, Julie Christie, Michel Serrault

Released: 2001

Directed by: Jean-Paul Salomé

Belphegor, Phantom of the Louvre is a 2001 French fantasy film directed by Jean-Paul Salomé and starring Sophie Marceau, Michel Serrault, Frédéric Diefenthal, and Julie ...more
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Maggie Smith, Julie Christie, Rod Taylor

Released: 1965

Directed by: John Ford, Jack Cardiff

Young Cassidy is a 1965 film directed by Jack Cardiff and John Ford. The film stars Rod Taylor, Julie Christie, and Maggie Smith. The film is a biographical drama based upon the life of the ...more
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In Search of Gregory John Hurt, Julie Christie, Michael Sarrazin

Released: 1969

Directed by: Peter Wood

In Search of Gregory is a 1969 American drama film directed by Peter Wood and starring Julie Christie. Despite having a big name star like Christie, who at the time was one of the most popular ...more