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The Best Roger Moore Movies

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

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

Best known for playing Agent 007 in seven James Bond movies, including Live and Let Die and Octopussy, Roger Moore was the longest serving Bond with a continuous tenure. 

This list has everything from Curse of the Pink Panther to Sherlock Holmes in New York.

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

  • 1

    The Man with the Golden Gun

    Christopher Lee, Roger Moore


    Directed byGuy Hamilton

    The Man with the Golden Gun is the ninth spy film in the James Bond series and the second to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. A loose adaptation of Ian Fleming's novel of same...  more
  • 2

    The Sea Wolves

    Roger Moore, Gregory Peck


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    The Sea Wolves is a 1980 war film starring Gregory Peck, Roger Moore and David Niven. The film is based on the book Boarding Party by James Leasor, which itself is based on a real incident which took...  more
  • 3

    Shout at the Devil

    Roger Moore, Ian Holm


    Directed byPeter R. Hunt

    Shout at the Devil is a 1976 British war adventure film directed by Peter R. Hunt and starring Lee Marvin and Roger Moore. The film, set in Zanzibar and German East Africa in 1913–1915, is based on a...  more
  • 4

    The Man Who Haunted Himself

    Roger Moore, Thorley Walters


    Directed byBasil Dearden

    The Man Who Haunted Himself is a 1970 British psychological thriller film directed by Basil Dearden and starring Roger Moore. It was based on the novel The Strange Case of Mr Pelham by Anthony...  more
  • 5

    North Sea Hijack

    Roger Moore, Anthony Perkins


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    North Sea Hijack is a British action film from 1980 starring Roger Moore, James Mason, Anthony Perkins, and Michael Parks. It was directed by Andrew V. McLaglen and adapted by Jack Davies from his...  more
  • 6

    Escape to Athena

    Roger Moore, Claudia Cardinale


    Directed byGeorge P. Cosmatos

    Escape to Athena is a British adventure war film released in 1979, directed and co-authored by George Pan Cosmatos and produced by Lew Grade's ITC Entertainment. The international cast included many...  more
  • 7


    Roger Moore, Lois Chiles


    Directed byLewis Gilbert

    Moonraker is the eleventh spy film in the James Bond series, and the fourth to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The third and final film in the series to be directed by Lewis...  more

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  • 8

    Vendetta for the Saint

    Roger Moore, Ian Hendry


    Directed byJim O'Connolly

  • 9

    A Princess for Christmas

    Roger Moore, Katie McGrath


    Directed byMichael Damian

    A Princess for Christmas is a 2011 comedy drama family romance film written by Janeen Damian and Michael Damian and directed by Michael Damian....  more
  • 10

    Wild Geese

    Roger Moore, Richard Burton


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    The Wild Geese is a British 1978 adventure film directed by Andrew V. McLaglen about a group of mercenaries in Africa. It stars Richard Burton, Roger Moore, Richard Harris and Hardy Krüger. The film...  more
  • 11

    The Cannonball Run

    Farrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw


    Directed byHal Needham

    The Cannonball Run is a 1981 comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Dom DeLuise, Farrah Fawcett, and an all-star supporting cast. It was directed by Hal Needham, produced by Hong Kong's...  more

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  • 12

    The Quest

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore


    Directed byJean-Claude Van Damme

    The Quest is a 1996 American martial arts film directed by Jean-Claude Van Damme in his directorial debut, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Roger Moore, James Remar and Janet Gunn. The...  more

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  • 13

    Sherlock Holmes in New York

    Roger Moore, Patrick Macnee


    Directed byBoris Sagal

    Sherlock Holmes in New York is a 1976 film about Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson, played by Roger Moore and Patrick Macnee, respectively....  more
  • 14

    Curse of the Pink Panther

    Roger Moore, David Niven


    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Curse of the Pink Panther is a 1983 comedy film, the eighth instalment of the The Pink Panther series of films started by Blake Edwards in the early 1960s. Whereas the previous film, Trail of the...  more

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  • 15

    The Man Who Wouldn't Die

    Roger Moore, Malcolm McDowell


    Directed byBill Condon

    The Man Who Wouldn't Die is a 1995 action mystery film by director Bill Condon. The film, which aired as a movie of the week during the May Sweeps in 1995, stars Roger Moore, Nancy Allen and Malcolm...  more
  • 16

    The Naked Face

    Roger Moore, Anne Archer


    Directed byBryan Forbes

    The Naked Face is a 1984 film written and directed by Bryan Forbes, based on the book by Sidney Sheldon. It stars Roger Moore, Rod Steiger and Elliott Gould. It was nominated for "Best Film" at...  more
  • 17


    Roger Moore, John Gielgud


    Directed byPeter R. Hunt

    Gold is a 1974 thriller film starring Roger Moore and Susannah York and directed by Peter R. Hunt. It was based on the 1970 novel Gold Mine by Wilbur Smith. Moore plays Rod Slater, General Manager of...  more
  • 18

    The Miracle

    Roger Moore, Carroll Baker


    Directed byIrving Rapper

    The Miracle is a 1959 film directed by Irving Rapper and starring Carroll Baker and Roger Moore. It is a remake of the 1912 hand-colored, black-and-white film The Miracle, which was in turn a...  more
  • 19

    The Saint

    Val Kilmer, Elisabeth Shue


    Directed byPhillip Noyce

    The Saint is a 1997 espionage thriller film, starring Val Kilmer in the title role, with Elisabeth Shue and Rade Šerbedžija, directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Jonathan Hensleigh and Wesley...  more
  • 20

    London Conspiracy

    Roger Moore, Tony Curtis


    Directed byDavid Greene, James Hill

    London Conspiracy is 1980 mystery action film written by Terence Feely and Terry Nation and directed by David Greene and James Hill....  more
  • 21

    The Spy Who Loved Me

    Roger Moore, Barbara Bach


    Directed byLewis Gilbert

    The Spy Who Loved Me is the tenth spy film in the James Bond series, and the third to star Roger Moore as the fictional secret agent James Bond. It was directed by Lewis Gilbert and the screenplay...  more

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  • 22

    For Your Eyes Only

    Roger Moore, Sheena Easton


    Directed byJohn Glen

    For Your Eyes Only is the twelfth spy film in the James Bond series, and the fifth to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. It marked the directorial debut of John Glen, who had...  more

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  • 23

    Gold of the Seven Saints

    Roger Moore


    Directed byGordon Douglas

    Gold of the Seven Saints is a western film adaptation of a 1957 Steve Frazee novel titled Desert Guns. Released by Warner Brothers in 1961, this 88-minute film starred Clint Walker, Roger Moore,...  more
  • 24

    A View to a Kill

    Christopher Walken, Roger Moore


    Directed byJohn Glen

    This film is the fourteenth spy film of the James Bond series, and the seventh and last to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. Although the title is adapted from Ian Fleming's...  more

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  • 25

    Live and Let Die

    Jane Seymour, Roger Moore


    Directed byGuy Hamilton

    This film is the eighth spy film in the James Bond series to be produced by Eon Productions, and the first to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. Produced by Albert R. Broccoli...  more