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The Best Stanley Baker Movies  

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

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including A Lizard in a Woman's Skin and Perfect Friday.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Stanley Baker movies?" and "What are the greatest Stanley Baker roles of all time?"
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Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins
Zulu is a 1964 epic film depicting the Battle of Rorke's Drift between the British Army and the Zulus in January 1879. It depicts 150 British soldiers who successfully held off a force of 4,000 ...more
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Sean Connery, David McCallum, William Hartnell
Hell Drivers is a British film directed by Cy Endfield and starring Stanley Baker, Herbert Lom, Peggy Cummins, Patrick McGoohan and Sean Connery. The film was produced by the Rank Organisation ...more
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Donald Pleasence, Stanley Baker, Billie Whitelaw
Hell Is a City is a 1960 film based on the novel by Maurice Procter. It was made by British studio Hammer Film Productions filmed in Manchester it was also written and directed by Val Guest. It ...more
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Gregory Peck, David Niven, Anthony Quinn
The Guns of Navarone is a 1961 British-American action/adventure film directed by J. Lee Thompson. The screenplay by producer Carl Foreman was based on Alistair MacLean's 1957 novel The Guns of ...more
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Dirk Bogarde, Michael York, Stanley Baker
Accident is Harold Pinter's 1967 British dramatic film adaptation of the 1965 novel by Nicholas Mosley. Directed by Joseph Losey, it is the second of three collaborations between Pinter and ...more
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Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Stanley Baker
Richard III is a 1955 British Technicolor film adaptation of William Shakespeare's historical play of the same name, also incorporating elements from his Henry VI, Part 3. It was directed and ...more
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Denholm Elliott, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins
The Cruel Sea is a 1953 British war film starring Jack Hawkins, Donald Sinden, Denholm Elliott, Stanley Baker, Liam Redmond, Virginia McKenna and Moira Lister. The film, which was made by Ealing ...more
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Stanley Baker, Gordon Jackson
Yesterday's Enemy is a 1959 Hammer Films British war film directed by Val Guest and starring Stanley Baker, Guy Rolfe, Leo McKern and Gordon Jackson set in the Burma Campaign during World War ...more
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Stanley Baker, Barry Foster, Joanna Pettet
Robbery is a 1967 British crime film directed by Peter Yates and starring Stanley Baker. The story is a heavily fictionalised version of the 1963 Great Train Robbery. The film was produced by ...more
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Peter Cushing, David McCallum, Stanley Baker
Violent Playground is a 1958 British film directed by Basil Dearden starring Stanley Baker, Peter Cushing and David McCallum. The film, which deals with the genre of juvenile delinquent, has an ...more
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Richard Burton, Peter Cushing, Stanley Baker
Alexander the Great is a 1956 American sword-and-sandal epic film about the life of Macedonian general and king Alexander the Great, written, directed and produced by Robert Rossen with Gordon ...more
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Stanley Baker, Kenneth Cope, Sam Wanamaker
The Criminal is a 1960 British drama film produced by Nat Cohen and directed by Joseph Losey, starring Stanley Baker, Sam Wanamaker and Jill Bennett. Baker plays an ex-con who takes part in the ...more
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Joan Collins, Stanley Baker, Laurence Harvey
The Good Die Young is a crime thriller film made in the United Kingdom by Remus Films, featuring a number of American characters. It was directed by Lewis Gilbert. The screenplay was based on ...more
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Stanley Baker, Tom Bell, Patrick Magee
A Prize of Arms is a 1962 British crime film directed by Cliff Owen and starring Stanley Baker, Helmut Schmid, Patrick Magee and Tom Bell with early appearances by several actors including ...more
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Brigitte Bardot, Stanley Baker, Harry Andrews
Helen of Troy is a 1956 Warner Bros. epic film, based on Homer's Illiad and Odyssey. It was directed by Robert Wise, from a screenplay by Hugh Gray and John Twist, adapted by Hugh Gray and N. ...more
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Ursula Andress, David Warner, Stanley Baker
Perfect Friday is a British bank-heist film released in 1970, directed by Peter Hall. It stars Ursula Andress as Lady Britt Dorset, Stanley Baker as Mr Graham, David Warner as Lord Nicholas ...more
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Stanley Baker, Hardy Krüger, Micheline Presle
Blind Date is a 1959 murder mystery film. A police inspector investigates a woman's death, with her lover being the prime suspect. Ben Barzman and Millard Lampell were nominated for the BAFTA ...more
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Christopher Lee, Stanley Baker, Virginia Mayo
Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. is a 1951 naval adventure film. It was directed by Raoul Walsh and stars Gregory Peck, Virginia Mayo, Robert Beatty and Terence Morgan. It was based upon three of ...more
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Stanley Baker, Stewart Granger, Anouk Aimée
Sodom and Gomorrah — known in the USA as The Last Days of Sodom and Gomorrah — is a 1962 epic film which is loosely based on the Biblical tale of Sodom and Gomorrah. The film was a ...more
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A Fear of Strangers Stanley Baker, Earl Cameron
A Fear of Strangers is a 1964 British TV drama starring Stanley Baker as a racist police inspector. Although written in 1958 it was banned for six years.
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Virna Lisi, Jeanne Moreau, Stanley Baker
Eva, released in the United Kingdom as Eve, is a 1962 Italian-French drama film directed by Joseph Losey and starring Jeanne Moreau, Stanley Baker and Virna Lisi. Its screenplay is adapted from ...more
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Dirk Bogarde, Stanley Baker, Michael Craig
Campbell's Kingdom is a 1957 British adventure film directed by Ralph Thomas, based on the 1952 novel of the same name by Hammond Innes. The film stars Dirk Bogarde and Stanley Baker, with ...more
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Stanley Baker, Sue Lloyd, Tommy Steele
Where's Jack? is a 1969 film recounting the exploits of notorious 18th century criminal Jack Sheppard and London "thieftaker" Jonathan Wild. The film was produced by Stanley Baker ...more
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Stanley Baker, Alberto de Mendoza, Florinda Bolkan
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin is a 1971 Italian giallo film directed by Lucio Fulci. Set in London, the film follows Carol Hammond, the daughter of a respected politician, who experiences a series ...more
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Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Stanley Baker
Knights of the Round Table is a 1953 British historical film made by MGM. Directed by Richard Thorpe and produced by Pandro S. Berman, it was the first film in Cinemascope made by that studio. ...more