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The Best Oliver Reed Movies  

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

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

List ranges from Severed Ties to Hannibal Brooks, plus much more.

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

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Oliver Reed, Leonard Rossiter, Hugh Griffith
Oliver! is a 1968 British musical drama film directed by Carol Reed and based on the stage musical of the same name, with book, music and lyrics written by Lionel Bart. The screenplay was ...more
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Gladiator is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oliver Reed Movies
Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen
Gladiator is a 2000 American-British epic historical drama film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Ralf Möller, Oliver Reed, Djimon Hounsou, ...more
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Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Reed, Gemma Jones
The Devils is a 1971 British historical drama horror film directed by Ken Russell and starring Oliver Reed and Vanessa Redgrave. Russell's screenplay is based partially on the 1952 book The ...more
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Raquel Welch, Christopher Lee, Faye Dunaway
The Three Musketeers is a 1973 film based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas, père. It was directed by Richard Lester and written by George MacDonald Fraser. It was originally proposed in ...more
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Raquel Welch, Christopher Lee, Faye Dunaway
The Four Musketeers is a 1974 Richard Lester film that is a sequel to The Three Musketeers, and covers the second half of Dumas' novel The Three Musketeers. Fifteen years later, the cast and ...more
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Oliver Reed, Peter Sallis, Warren Mitchell
The Curse of the Werewolf is a British film based on the novel The Werewolf of Paris by Guy Endore. The film was made by the British film studio Hammer Film Productions and was shot at Bray ...more
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Oliver Reed, Rita Tushingham, Linda Goranson
The Trap is an adventure/romance film released in 1966, written by David D. Osborn and directed by Sidney Hayers. Shot in the wilderness of the Canadian province of British Columbia, Oliver Reed ...more
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The Shuttered Room Oliver Reed, Gig Young, Carol Lynley
The Shuttered Room is a 1967 British horror film directed by David Greene and starring Gig Young and Carol Lynley as a couple who move into a house with dark secrets. It is based on a short ...more
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Diana Rigg, Oliver Reed, Telly Savalas
The Assassination Bureau Limited is a black comedy film made in 1969 based on an unfinished novel, The Assassination Bureau, Ltd by Jack London. It stars Oliver Reed, Diana Rigg, Telly Savalas, ...more
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Gene Hackman, Candice Bergen, Oliver Reed
The Hunting Party is a 1971 American-British western film directed by Don Medford for Levy-Gardner-Laven and starring Oliver Reed, Gene Hackman, Candice Bergen, Simon Oakland and Ronald Howard.
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Oliver Reed, Michael J. Pollard, Wolfgang Preiss
Hannibal Brooks is a 1969 British war comedy film directed by Michael Winner and written by Ian La Frenais and Dick Clement based on a story by Winner and Tom Wright. The film follows a prisoner ...more
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Bette Davis, Burgess Meredith, Oliver Reed
Burnt Offerings is a 1976 mystery horror film based on the 1973 novel of the same name by Robert Marasco. Directed by Dan Curtis, the film stars Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Bette Davis, Lee H. ...more
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Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar, Art Hindle
The Brood is a 1979 Canadian science fiction horror film written and directed by David Cronenberg, starring Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar, and Art Hindle. The film depicts a series of events ...more
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Christopher Lee, Kim Cattrall, Oliver Reed
The Return of the Musketeers is a 1989 film adaptation loosely based on the novel Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas. It is the third Musketeers film directed by Richard Lester, following ...more
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Tina Turner, Jack Nicholson, Elton John
Tommy is a 1975 British musical fantasy film based upon The Who's 1969 rock opera album Tommy. It was directed by Ken Russell and featured a star-studded cast, including the band members ...more
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Oliver Reed, Peter Cushing, Keenan Wynn
A Touch of the Sun is a 1979 British-American comedy film directed by Peter Curran and starring Oliver Reed, Sylvaine Charlet, Peter Cushing and Wilfrid Hyde-White. It was also released as No ...more
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Severed Ties Oliver Reed, Elke Sommer, Garrett Morris
Severed Ties is a 1992 comedy horror film directed by Damon Santostefano.
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Oliver Reed, Frank Zagarino, Jeff Celentano
The Revenger is a 1989 film written by John Cianetti and directed by Cedric Sundstrom.
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Oliver Reed, Joan Sims, John Le Mesurier
The Captain's Table is a 1959 British comedy film directed by Jack Lee from a novel by Richard Gordon. It starred John Gregson, Donald Sinden, Peggy Cummins and Nadia Gray, and featured Maurice ...more
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Life Is a Circus is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oliver Reed Movies
Life Is a Circus Oliver Reed, Shirley Eaton, Bud Flanagan
Life is a Circus is a 1960 British comedy film directed by Val Guest and starring Bud Flanagan, Teddy Knox, Jimmy Nervo, Jimmy Gold and Charlie Naughton. A down-on-its-luck circus use an ...more
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Orson Welles, Oliver Reed, Marianne Faithfull
I'll Never Forget What's'isname is a 1967 British film directed and produced by Michael Winner. It stars Oliver Reed as disillusioned London advertising executive Andrew Quint, who revolts ...more
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Oliver Reed, Glenda Jackson, Michael Murphy
The Class of Miss MacMichael is a 1978 British comedy drama film directed by Silvio Narizzano and starring Glenda Jackson, Oliver Reed and Michael Murphy. It was based on a novel by Sandy ...more
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Oliver Reed, Raymond Burr, Donald Pleasence
Tomorrow Never Comes is a 1978 crime film written by Sydney Banks, David Pursall, Jack Seddon and directed by Peter Collinson.
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Claudia Cardinale, Oliver Reed, Barbara Steele
Upstairs and Downstairs is a 1959 British comedy drama film directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Michael Craig, Anne Heywood, Mylène Demongeot, Claudia Cardinale, James Robertson ...more
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Oliver Reed, Shirley Anne Field, Macdonald Carey
The Damned is a 1963 British science fiction film starring Macdonald Carey, Shirley Anne Field and Oliver Reed. It was a Hammer Film production directed by Joseph Losey and based on H.L. ...more