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The Best Richard Todd Movies  

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

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Richard Todd, Peter Finch, Michael Hordern
The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men is a 1952 live action Disney version of the Robin Hood legend made in Technicolor and filmed in Buckinghamshire, England. It was written by Lawrence ...more
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Robert Shaw, Patrick McGoohan, Michael Redgrave
The Dam Busters is a British Second World War war film starring Michael Redgrave and Richard Todd and directed by Michael Anderson. The film recreates the true story of Operation Chastise when ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Richard Todd, Patricia Neal
The Hasty Heart is a 1949 Anglo-American co-production directed by Vincent Sherman and starring Ronald Reagan, Patricia Neal, and Richard Todd. The film based is based on the play of the same ...more
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Michael Gough, Richard Todd, Glynis Johns
Rob Roy, the Highland Rogue is a 1953 British-American action film, made by Walt Disney Productions. This film is about Rob Roy MacGregor, and it is also the final Disney film released thru RKO ...more
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Anne Baxter, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.
Chase a Crooked Shadow is a 1958 British suspense film starring Richard Todd, Anne Baxter, and Herbert Lom.
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The Interrupted Journey Roger Moore, Richard Todd, Valerie Hobson
The Interrupted Journey is a 1949 British thriller film directed by Daniel Birt and starring Valerie Hobson, Richard Todd, Christine Norden and Tom Walls. In the film, a man fleeing with his ...more
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Sean Connery, John Wayne, Richard Burton
The Longest Day is a 1962 film based on the 1959 history book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about D-Day, the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944, during WWII. The film was produced by Darryl ...more

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Michael Gough, Richard Todd, Glynis Johns
The Sword and the Rose is a 1953 United States family and adventure film, produced by Perce Pearce and Walt Disney and directed by Ken Annakin. The film features the story of Mary Tudor, a ...more

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A Man Called Peter Richard Todd, Jean Peters, Les Tremayne
A Man Called Peter is a 1955 film directed by Henry Koster.
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Bette Davis, Joan Collins, Rod Taylor
The Virgin Queen is a 1955 DeLuxe Color historical drama film in CinemaScope starring Bette Davis, Richard Todd and Joan Collins. It focuses on the relationship between Elizabeth I of England ...more
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Peter Sellers, Richard Todd, John Le Mesurier
Never Let Go is a 1960 British thriller film starring Peter Sellers and Richard Todd. It concerns a man's attempt to recover his stolen Ford Anglia car. Sellers played a London villain, in one ...more
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John Gielgud, Jean Seberg, Richard Widmark
Saint Joan is a 1957 British-American film adapted from the George Bernard Shaw play of the same title about the life of Joan of Arc. The restructured screenplay by Graham Greene, directed by ...more
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William Hartnell, Richard Todd, Bernard Miles
Yangtse Incident: The Story of H.M.S. Amethyst is a British war film that tells the story of the British frigate HMS Amethyst caught up in the Chinese Civil War. It was based upon the book ...more
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Sid James, Richard Todd, Eva Bartok
Venetian Bird [aka The Assassin] is a 1952 British thriller film directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Richard Todd, Eva Bartok and John Gregson.
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For Them That Trespass Richard Todd, James Hayter, Irene Handl
For Them That Trespass is a 1949 British crime film directed by Alberto Cavalcanti and starring Richard Todd, Patricia Plunkett and Stephen Murray. It is an adaptation of the 1944 novel of the ...more
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Richard Todd, Wilfrid Brambell, Robert Morley
The Boys is a 1962 British courtroom drama film, directed by Sidney J. Furie and with a screenplay by Stuart Douglass.
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Marlene Dietrich, Alfred Hitchcock, Jane Wyman
Stage Fright is a 1950 British crime film directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock starring Jane Wyman, Marlene Dietrich, Michael Wilding and Richard Todd. Others in the cast include Alastair ...more
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Robert Taylor, Dana Wynter, Richard Todd
D-Day the Sixth of June is a 1956 romantic war film made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Henry Koster and produced by Charles Brackett from a screenplay by Ivan Moffat and Harry Brown, ...more

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Charlotte Rampling, Britt Ekland, Peter Cushing
Asylum is a 1972 British horror film made by Amicus Productions. The film was directed by Roy Ward Baker, produced by Milton Subotsky, and scripted by Robert Bloch. Baker had considerable ...more

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Richard Todd, Debbie Linden, Alison Elliott
Home Before Midnight is a 1979 British drama film directed by Pete Walker, written by Murray Smith, and starring James Aubrey, Alison Elliot and Richard Todd. It follows a songwriter who is put ...more
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Richard Attenborough, Richard Todd, Michael Wilding
Danger Within is a 1959 British war film set in a prisoner of war camp in Northern Italy during the summer of 1943. A combination of POW escape drama and whodunnit, the movie is based upon the ...more
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Richard Todd, Herbert Lom, Helmut Berger
Dorian Gray is a 1970 movie adaptation of Oscar Wilde's novel The Picture of Dorian Gray starring Helmut Berger. Directed by Massimo Dallamano, the film stresses the decadence and eroticism of ...more
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James Stewart, Joan Collins, Robert Mitchum
The Big Sleep is a 1978 film, the second film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The picture was directed by Michael Winner and stars Robert Mitchum in his second feature ...more
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Richard Todd, James MacArthur, Michael Evans
The Love-Ins is a 1967 exploitation film about LSD that was directed by Arthur Dreifuss. The film is loosely based on the 1960s American figure, Timothy Leary and represents the 1960s San ...more
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Richard Harris, David McCallum, Laurence Harvey
The Long and the Short and the Tall (released as Jungle Fighters in the USA and Canada) is a 1961 British war film directed by Leslie Norman, which stars Richard Todd, Richard Harris, Laurence ...more