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Famous Movies From England

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List of popular movies from England, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in England are included. This list of famous films made in England includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in England should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of England is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

With movies ranging from Justice League to Snatch, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in England?"

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  • 1
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner  is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe

    Released2004

    Directed byAlfonso Cuarón

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  • 2
    A Clockwork Orange is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies From England

    A Clockwork Orange

    Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke

    Released1971

    Directed byStanley Kubrick

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  • 3
    Harry Potter and the Order of  is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson

    Released2007

    Directed byDavid Yates

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is a 2007 fantasy film directed by David Yates and... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Skyfall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Skyfall

    Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes

    Released2012

    Directed bySam Mendes

    Skyfall is the twenty-third James Bond film produced by Eon Productions. It features Daniel... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Trainspotting is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Trainspotting

    Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle

    Released1996

    Directed byDanny Boyle

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  • 6
    Harry Potter and the Half-Bloo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe

    Released2009

    Directed byDavid Yates

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  • 7
    The King's Speech is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies From England

    The King's Speech

    Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth

    Released2010

    Directed byTom Hooper

    The King's Speech is a 2010 British historical drama film directed by Tom Hooper and written... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Movies From England

    The Dark Knight

    Christian Bale, Michael Caine

    Released2008

    Directed byChristopher Nolan

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  • 9
    Harry Potter and the Goblet of is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

    Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson

    Released2005

    Directed byMike Newell

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  • 10
    Justice League is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Justice League

    Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill

    Released2017

    Directed byZack Snyder

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  • 11
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer' is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe

    Released2001

    Directed byChris Columbus

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  • 12
    Fantastic Beasts and Where to  is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

    Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, with Katherine Waterston

    Released2016

    Directed byDavid Yates

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  • 13
    Harry Potter and the Chamber o is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe

    Released2002

    Directed byChris Columbus

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  • 14
    Inception is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Inception

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy

    Released2010

    Directed byChristopher Nolan

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  • 15
    Harry Potter and the Deathly H is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Released2011

    Directed byDavid Yates

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  • 16
    The Dark Knight Rises is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Movies From England

    The Dark Knight Rises

    Christian Bale, Michael Caine

    Released2012

    Directed byChristopher Nolan

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  • 17
    V for Vendetta is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Movies From England

    V for Vendetta

    Natalie Portman, John Hurt

    Released2005

    Directed byJames McTeigue

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  • 18
    X-Men: First Class is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Movies From England

    X-Men: First Class

    Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman

    Released2011

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

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  • 19
    Snatch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Snatch

    Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro

    Released2000

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

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  • 20
    Saving Private Ryan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Saving Private Ryan

    Tom Hanks, Matt Damon

    Released1998

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 21
    The Imitation Game is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Movies From England

    The Imitation Game

    Keira Knightley, Benedict Cumberbatch

    Released2014

    Directed byMorten Tyldum

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  • 22
    The Third Man is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Movies From England

    The Third Man

    Orson Welles, Trevor Howard

    Released1949

    Directed byCarol Reed

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  • 23
    Billy Elliot is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Billy Elliot

    Jamie Bell, Julie Walters

    Released2000

    Directed byStephen Daldry

    Billy Elliot is a 2000 British dance drama film written by Lee Hall and directed by Stephen... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    The Phantom of the Opera is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Movies From England

    The Phantom of the Opera

    Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry

    Released1925

    Directed byLon Chaney, Edward Sedgwick, Rupert Julian, Ernst Laemmle

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  • 25
    Withnail and I is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Movies From England

    Withnail and I

    Paul McGann, Richard E. Grant

    Released1987

    Directed byBruce Robinson

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