The Best Robert Powell Movies  

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

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

List films include The First Circle, Jesus of Nazareth and many more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Robert Powell movies?" and "What are the greatest Robert Powell roles of all time?"
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John Duttine, Claudia Cardinale, Donald Pleasence
Jesus of Nazareth is a 1977 British-Italian television miniseries directed by Franco Zeffirelli and co-written by Zeffirelli, Anthony Burgess, and Suso Cecchi d'Amico which dramatises the birth, ...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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Oliver Reed, Robert Powell, Kenneth Colley
Mahler is a 1974 biographical film based on the life of composer Gustav Mahler. It was written and directed by Ken Russell for Goodtimes Enterprises, and starred Robert Powell as Gustav Mahler ...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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John Mills, Robert Powell, Timothy West
The Thirty Nine Steps is a British 1978 thriller film directed by Don Sharp, with screenplay by British playwright, Michael Robson, based on the novel The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan. It ...more
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Jane Seymour, Beau Bridges, Harry Andrews
The Four Feathers is a 1977 British television film adaptation of the classic novel The Four Feathers by novelist A.E.W. Mason. Directed by Don Sharp, this version starred Beau Bridges, Robert ...more
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Robert Powell, Robert Stephens, Jane Lapotaire
The Asphyx is a 1972 British horror film directed by Peter Newbrook. Also known as Spirit of the Dead and The Horror of Death, it stars Robert Stephens and Robert Powell.
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The Mystery of Edwin Drood Freddie Jones, Robert Powell, Marc Sinden
The Mystery of Edwin Drood is a 1993 film, the fourth film adaptation of the Charles Dickens unfinished novel of the same title.
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Broderick Crawford, David Hemmings, Robert Powell
Harlequin, also known as Dark Forces in United States, is a 1980 Australian thriller film directed by Simon Wincer and starring Robert Powell, Carmen Duncan, David Hemmings and Broderick ...more
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Jenny Agutter, Robert Powell
The Survivor is a 1981 Australian Horror Thriller film starring Robert Powell and Jenny Agutter, based on a novel of the same name by James Herbert. It saw the final film appearance of actor ...more
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John Hurt, Ben Kingsley, Maggie Smith
Romeo.Juliet is the title of a 1990 film version of William Shakespeare's classic play Romeo and Juliet. It was made by American producer, director and cinematographer, Armando Acosta using the ...more
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Anthony Hopkins, John Gielgud, Derek Jacobi
The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a 1982 British-American TV movie, based on the Victor Hugo novel. It was directed by Michael Tuchner and Alan Hume, and produced by Norman Rosemont and Malcolm J. ...more
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Virna Lisi, Erland Josephson, Dominique Sanda
Beyond Good and Evil is a 1977 drama film directed by Liliana Cavani. It stars Dominique Sanda, Erland Josephson and Robert Powell. The film follows the intense relationship formed in the 1880s ...more
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Sean Young, Anne Baxter, Robert Powell
Jane Austen in Manhattan is a Merchant Ivory Film made for LWT in 1980, but released for theatrical in UK and USA. It was the last film appearance of Anne Baxter and the début film of ...more
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Leslie Caron, Robert Powell, Matthias Habich
Imperativ is a 1982 German drama film written and directed by Krzysztof Zanussi. The film entered the competition at the 39th Venice International Film Festival, where it received the Special ...more
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Karl Urban, Robert Powell
Chunuk Bair is a 1992 New Zealand film based on the play Once on Chunuk Bair by Maurice Shadbolt. Set in 1915, the film tells of the Wellington Regiment, part of the New Zealand Expeditionary ...more
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Christopher Plummer, Victor Garber, Abraham Murphy
The First Circle is a 1992 Canadian-French television drama film directed by Sheldon Larry, starring Victor Garber, Christopher Plummer, F. Murray Abraham and Robert Powell. It is an adaptation ...more
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Treasure Island Hugh Laurie, Dawn French, Juliet Stevenson
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Napoleon's Road to Moscow Robert Powell
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The Battle of Trafalgar Robert Powell
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Titanic: The Story Robert Powell
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Running Scared Georgia Brown, Robert Powell, Barry Morse
Running Scared is a 1972 film written and directed by David Hemmings. This was the only film written by Hemmings, and his first time directing. It was based on a novel of the same name written ...more
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Mrs. Warren's Profession Penelope Wilton, Robert Powell, Coral Browne
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Mudan Ting: The Peony Pavilion -A Kunju Opera Robert Powell, Yang Song, Ming Qiu
Mudan Ting: The Peony Pavilion -A Kunju Opera is a 2001 fantasy, romance and drama film written by Xianzu Tang and directed by Derek Bailey.
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What Waits Below Timothy Bottoms, Richard Johnson, Robert Powell
What Waits Below is a science-fiction adventure film released in 1985. Directed by Don Sharp, produced by the Adams Apple Film Company, the film runs for 88 minutes and starred Robert Powell, ...more