List of the best Rex Harrison movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Rex Harrison'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 Rex Harrison movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Rex Harrison movies will be at the top of the list. Rex Harrison has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Rex Harrison movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Rex Harrison films to end the squabble once and for all.
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This list below has a variety of films, like Night Train to Munich and King Richard and the Crusaders, in it."This list answers the questions, "What are the best Rex Harrison movies?" and "What are the greatest Rex Harrison roles of all time?"
Directed by: Joseph L. MankiewiczThe Ghost and Mrs. Muir is a romantic fantasy film starring Gene Tierney and Rex Harrison. It is based on a 1945 novel written by Josephine Leslie under the pseudonym of R. A. Dick. In 1945, 20th... more
Directed by: George CukorMy Fair Lady is a 1964 American musical film adaptation of the Lerner and Loewe stage musical of the same name based on the 1938 film adaptation of the original 1913 stage play Pygmalion by George... more
Directed by: David LeanBlithe Spirit is a 1945 English fantasy-comedy film directed by David Lean. The screenplay by Lean, cinematographer Ronald Neame and associate producer Anthony Havelock-Allan is based on producer... more
Directed by: Richard FleischerDoctor Dolittle is a 1967 American musical film directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Rex Harrison, Samantha Eggar, Anthony Newley and Richard Attenborough. It was adapted by Leslie Bricusse... more
Directed by: Carol ReedThe Agony and the Ecstasy is a 1965 film directed by Carol Reed, starring Charlton Heston as Michelangelo and Rex Harrison as Pope Julius II. The film was partly based on Irving Stone's biographical... more
Directed by: David Lean, Harold French, Gabriel PascalMajor Barbara is a 1941 British film starring Wendy Hiller and Rex Harrison. The film was produced and directed by Gabriel Pascal and edited by David Lean. It was adapted for the screen by Marjorie... more
Directed by: Carol ReedNight Train to Munich is a 1940 British thriller film directed by Carol Reed and starring Margaret Lockwood and Rex Harrison. Written by Sidney Gilliat and Frank Launder, based on the novel Report on... more
Directed by: Darryl F. Zanuck, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Rouben MamoulianCleopatra is a 1963 epic historical drama film chronicling the struggles of Cleopatra VII, the young Queen of Egypt, to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome. It was directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz... more
Directed by: Sidney GilliatThe Rake's Progress is a 1945 British comedy-drama film. In the United States, the title was changed to Notorious Gentleman.... more
The KingfisherRex Harrison, Wendy Hiller
Directed by: James Cellan JonesThe Kingfisher is a 1983 television film directed by James Cellan Jones....
Directed by: Tim WhelanSidewalks of London, also known as St. Martin's Lane, London After Dark, and Partners of the Night, is a 1938 British, black-and-white, comedy drama starring Charles Laughton as a busker or street... more
Directed by: Preston SturgesUnfaithfully Yours is a 1948 American screwball comedy film written and directed by Preston Sturges and starring Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell, Rudy Vallee and Barbara Lawrence. The film is a black... more
Directed by: King VidorThe Citadel is a British film based on the novel of the same name by A. J. Cronin, first published in 1937. The film was directed by King Vidor and produced by Victor Saville at Denham Studios, with... more
The Four PosterRex Harrison, Lilli Palmer
Directed by: Irving ReisThe Four Poster is a 1952 film directed by Irving Reis....
Directed by: Stanley DonenStaircase is a 1969 film adaptation of a two-character play, also called Staircase, by Charles Dyer. The film, like the play, is about an aging gay couple who own a barber shop in the East End of... more
Directed by: Richard FleischerAshanti is a 1979 action adventure film, produced by Georges-Alain Vuille, and directed by Richard Fleischer. Despite its impressive cast and setting, it was widely panned by critics upon release.... more
Directed by: David MillerMidnight Lace is a 1960 American mystery-thriller film starring Doris Day and Rex Harrison, directed by David Miller. The screenplay by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts is based on the play Matilda Shouted... more
Directed by: Thornton Freeland, William K. HowardOver the Moon is a 1939 British Technicolor comedy film directed by Thornton Freeland and starring Merle Oberon, Rex Harrison, Ursula Jeans and Herbert Lomas.... more
Directed by: Anthony KimminsAll at Sea is a 1935 British comedy film starring Googie Withers, Tyrell Davis and Rex Harrison. Its plot follows a young man who falls on love during a cruise, and takes up a false identity as a... more
Directed by: Joseph L. MankiewiczEscape is a 1948 British-American thriller film directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. It follows a RAF Second World War veteran who goes to prison and then escapes and meets a woman who persuades him to... more
Directed by: Jacques CharonA Flea in Her Ear is a 1968 film written by John Mortimer directed by Jacques Charon, based on the play by Georges Feydeau.... more
Directed by: George MarshallThe Happy Thieves is a 1961 American crime/comedy-drama film starring Rex Harrison and Rita Hayworth and directed by George Marshall. The film is based on the novel The Oldest Confession by Richard... more
Directed by: John M. StahlThe Foxes of Harrow is a 1947 adventure film directed by John M. Stahl. The film stars Rex Harrison, Maureen O'Hara and Richard Haydn. The film was nominated an Academy Award for Best Art Direction.... more
Men Are Not GodsRex Harrison, Gertrude Lawrence
Directed by: Walter ReischMen Are Not Gods is a 1936 British film starring Miriam Hopkins and co-starring Gertrude Lawrence, Sebastian Shaw and Rex Harrison. It was a success in the UK when released largely due to the... more
Directed by: Krishna ShahShalimar is a 1978 Bollywood film. The movie starred Dharmendra, Zeenat Aman, Shammi Kapoor, Prem Nath and Aruna Irani. English actor Sir Rex Harrison and American actors John Saxon and Sylvia Miles... more