Best Christopher Lee movies

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Best Christopher Lee movies
Today we present the best Christopher Lee movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Christopher Lee:

TOP 25:
The Devil Rides Out
The Devil Rides Out
Christopher Lee as: Duc de Richleau
Genre: Horror
Release: 1968
The powers of good are pitted against the forces of evil as the Duc de Richelieu wrestles with the charming but deadly Satanist, Mocata, for the soul of his friend. Mocata has the knowledge and the power to summon the forces of darkness and, as the Duc de Richelieu and his friends remain within the protected pentacle, they are subjected to ever-increasing horror until thundering hooves herald the arrival of the Angel of Death. Known as "The Devil's Bride" in the United States.

TOP 24:
Dracula Has Risen from the Grave
Dracula Has Risen from the Grave
Christopher Lee as: Dracula
Genre: Horror
Release: 1968
In the shadow of Castle Dracula, the Prince of Darkness is revived by blood trickling from the head-wound of an unconscious priest attempting exorcism. And once more fear and terror strikes Transylvania as the undead Prince of Darkness stalks the village of Keineneburg to ensnare victims and satisfy his evil thirst.


TOP 23:
The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Christopher Lee as: Sir Henry
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Release: 1959
When a nobleman is threatened by a family curse on his newly inherited estate, detective Sherlock Holmes is hired to investigate.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Peter Cushing movies?

TOP 22:
The Three Musketeers
The Three Musketeers
Christopher Lee as: Rochefort
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Release: 1973
The young D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming a king's musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three men, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, each of whom challenges him to a duel. D'Artagnan finds out they are musketeers and is invited to join them in their efforts to oppose Cardinal Richelieu, who wishes to increase his already considerable power over the king. D'Artagnan must also juggle affairs with the charming Constance Bonancieux and the passionate Lady De Winter, a secret agent for the cardinal.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Corden movies?

TOP 21:
The Mummy
The Mummy
Christopher Lee as: Kharis, the Mummy
Genre: Horror
Release: 1959
One by one the archaeologists who discover the 4,000-year-old tomb of Princess Ananka are brutally murdered. Kharis, high priest in Egypt 40 centuries ago, has been brought to life by the power of the ancient gods and his sole purpose is to destroy those responsible for the desecration of the sacred tomb. But Isobel, wife of one of the explorers, resembles the beautiful princess, forcing the speechless and tormented monster to defy commands and abduct Isobel to an unknown fate.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Shelley Duvall movies?


TOP 20:
The Crimson Pirate
The Crimson Pirate
Christopher Lee as: Joseph (attache)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 1952
Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and acrobatics who involves himself in the goings on of a revolution in the Caribbean in the late 1700s. A light hearted adventure involving prison breaks, an oddball Scientist, sailing ships, naval fights, and tons of swordplay.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Burt Lancaster movies?

TOP 19:
The Curse of Frankenstein
The Curse of Frankenstein
Christopher Lee as: The Creature
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 1957
Baron Victor Frankenstein has discovered life's secret and unleashed a blood-curdling chain of events resulting from his creation: a cursed creature with a horrid face — and a tendency to kill.

TOP 18:
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
Christopher Lee as: Mycroft Holmes
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Release: 1970
Director Billy Wilder adds a new and intriguing twist to the personality of intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes. One thing hasn't changed however: Holmes' crime-solving talents. Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a beautiful woman whose husband has vanished. The investigation proves strange indeed, involving six missing midgets, villainous monks, a Scottish castle, the Loch Ness monster, and covert naval experiments. Can the sleuths make sense of all this and solve the mystery


TOP 17:
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Christopher Lee as: Dr. Wonka
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Family
Release: 2005
A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Missi Pyle movies?

TOP 16:
Taste of Fear
Taste of Fear
Christopher Lee as: Doctor Pierre Gerrard
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1961
A wheelchair-bound young girl returns to her father's estate after ten years, and although she's told he's away, she keeps seeing his dead body on the estate.

TOP 15:

Hugo

Hugo
Christopher Lee as: Monsieur Labisse
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Release: 2011
Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patrick Dempsey movies?


TOP 14:

Fright Night

Fright Night
Christopher Lee as: Dracula (archive footage)
Genre: Horror
Release: 1985
Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige, is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent, famed for portraying a ghoul hunter. Unfortunately for the would-be vampire slayers, Dandrige has set his sights on Charley's girlfriend.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dave Franco movies?

TOP 13:

Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow
Christopher Lee as: Burgomaster
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1999
New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Martin Landau movies?

TOP 12:

The Last Unicorn

The Last Unicorn
Christopher Lee as: King Haggard (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Family
Release: 1982
From a riddle-speaking butterfly, a unicorn learns that she is supposedly the last of her kind, all the others having been herded away by the Red Bull. The unicorn sets out to discover the truth behind the butterfly's words. She is eventually joined on her quest by Schmendrick, a second-rate magician, and Molly Grue, a now middle-aged woman who dreamed all her life of seeing a unicorn. Their journey leads them far from home, all the way to the castle of King Haggard.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alan Arkin movies?

TOP 11:

Everything or Nothing

Everything or Nothing
Christopher Lee as: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2012
A new feature documentary from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Passion Pictures and Red Box Films. Everything or Nothing: The Untold Story of 007. Directed by Stevan Riley (Fire In Babylon), Everything or Nothing focuses on three men with a shared dream – Bond producers Albert R. Broccoli, Harry Saltzman and author Ian Fleming. It’s the thrilling and inspiring narrative behind the longest running film franchise in cinema history which began in 1962
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Timothy Dalton movies?


TOP 10:

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Christopher Lee as: Saruman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2012
Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Billy Connolly movies?

TOP 9:

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Christopher Lee as: Saruman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2014
Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog the Defiler is marching on Erebor, fueled by the rise of the dark lord Sauron. Dwarves, elves and men must unite, and the hope for Middle-Earth falls into Bilbo's hands.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mikael Persbrandt movies?

TOP 8:

The Wicker Man

The Wicker Man
Christopher Lee as: Lord Summerisle
Genre: Horror
Release: 1973
Police sergeant Neil Howie is called to an island village in search of a missing girl whom the locals claim never existed. Stranger still, however, are the rituals that take place there.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Britt Ekland movies?

TOP 7:

Dracula

Dracula
Christopher Lee as: Count Dracula
Genre: Horror
Release: 1958
After Jonathan Harker attacks Dracula at his castle (apparently somewhere in Germany), the vampire travels to a nearby city, where he preys on the family of Harker's fiancée. The only one who may be able to protect them is Dr. van Helsing, Harker's friend and fellow-student of vampires, who is determined to destroy Dracula, whatever the cost.

TOP 6:

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Christopher Lee as: Count Dooku
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2005
The evil Darth Sidious enacts his final plan for unlimited power -- and the heroic Jedi Anakin Skywalker must choose a side.


TOP 5:

Corpse Bride

Corpse Bride
Christopher Lee as: Pastor Galswells (voice)
Genre: Romance, Fantasy, Animation
Release: 2005
Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the living.

TOP 4:

Hamlet

Hamlet
Christopher Lee as: Spear Carrier (uncredited)
Genre: Drama
Release: 1948
Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeare’s beloved tragedy. Olivier is at his most inspired—both as director and as the melancholy Dane himself—as he breathes new life into the words of one of the world’s greatest dramatists.

TOP 3:

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Christopher Lee as: Saruman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2001
Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

TOP 2:

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Christopher Lee as: Saruman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2002
Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

TOP 1:

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Christopher Lee as: Saruman (extended edition)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2003
Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam take the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.



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