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

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

Examples of films on this list: King Rat, Operation Crossbow and many more.

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The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay, John Thaw

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The Night of the Generals Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Christopher Plummer

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Doctor Zhivago Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Alec Guinness

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The Dresser Albert Finney, Michael Gough, Eileen Atkins

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Billy Liar Julie Christie, Tom Courtenay, Leonard Rossiter

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Quartet Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Billy Connolly

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Operation Crossbow Sophia Loren, George Peppard, John Mills

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Last Orders Helen Mirren, Michael Caine, Bob Hoskins

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King Rat George Segal, John Mills, Denholm Elliott

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A Rather English Marriage Rosamund Pike, Albert Finney, Joanna Lumley

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The Golden Compass Nicole Kidman, Eva Green, Ian McKellen

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Nicholas Nickleby Anne Hathaway, Charlie Hunnam, Christopher Plummer

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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Tom Courtenay, Alfred Burke, Eric Thompson

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A Dandy in Aspic Mia Farrow, Peter Cook, Laurence Harvey

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The Last Butterfly Tom Courtenay, Freddie Jones, Milan Kňažko

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Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? Charlie Hunnam, Stephen Fry, Lulu

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Gambit Cameron Diaz, Alan Rickman, Colin Firth

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King & Country Dirk Bogarde, Tom Courtenay, Barry Foster

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Leonard Part 6 Jane Fonda, Bill Cosby, Tom Courtenay

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Let Him Have It Christopher Eccleston, Eileen Atkins, Tom Courtenay

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To Catch a Spy Kirk Douglas, Trevor Howard, Tom Courtenay

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Private Potter Tom Courtenay, Frank Finlay, Ronald Fraser

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Happy New Year Peter Falk, Charles Durning, Tom Courtenay

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Ready When You Are Mr. McGill Amanda Holden, Bill Nighy, Ben Whishaw

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The Boy from Mercury Tom Courtenay, Ian McElhinney, Rita Tushingham

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Flood Tom Hardy, Robert Carlyle, Jessalyn Gilsig

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The Day the Fish Came Out Candice Bergen, Tom Courtenay, Sam Wanamaker