Best Richard Harris movies

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Best Richard Harris movies
If you love cinema, you will share this ranking of the best Richard Harris movies, although you may have ordered them differently. In any case, we hope you love it and with a little luck discovering a movie that you still don't know about Richard Harris.

TOP 25:
Juggernaut
Juggernaut
Character: Lt. Cmdr. Anthony Fallon
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1974
A bomber has planted 7 bombs on a transatlantic cruise ship. While a crack bomb squad team try to defuse the bombs the police attempt to track down the mad bomber.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Omar Sharif movies?

TOP 24:
Man in the Wilderness
Man in the Wilderness
Character: Zachary Bass
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Release: 1971
In the early 1800s, a group of fur trappers and Indian traders are returning with their goods to civilization and are making a desperate attempt to beat the oncoming winter. When guide Zachary Bass is injured in a bear attack, they decide he's a goner and leave him behind to die. When he recovers instead, he swears revenge on them and tracks them and their paranoiac expedition leader down.


TOP 23:
The Cassandra Crossing
The Cassandra Crossing
Character: Dr. Jonathan Chamberlain
Genre: Action
Release: 1976
Passengers on a European train have been exposed to a deadly disease. Nobody will let them off the train. So what happens next?

TOP 22:
Camelot
Camelot
Character: King Arthur
Genre: Adventure, Music, Romance
Release: 1967
The romance between Guinevere and Lancelot destroys King Arthur's dream kingdom.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Takehito Koyasu movies?

TOP 21:
A Man Called Horse
A Man Called Horse
Character: John Morgan
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Release: 1970
In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.


TOP 20:
The Molly Maguires
The Molly Maguires
Character: James McKenna
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 1970
Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, 1876. A secret society of Irish coal miners, bond by a sacred oath, put pressure on the greedy and ruthless company they work for by sabotaging mining facilities in the hope of improving their working conditions and the lives of their families…

TOP 19:
Smilla's Sense of Snow
Smilla's Sense of Snow
Character: Dr. Andreas Tork
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1997
Smilla Jaspersen, half Danish, half Greenlander, attempts to understand the death of a small boy who falls from the roof of her apartment building. Suspecting wrongdoing, Smilla uncovers a trail of clues leading towards a secretive corporation that has made several mysterious expeditions to Greenland. Scenes from the film were shot in Copenhagen and western Greenland. The film was entered into the 47th Berlin International Film Festival, where director Bille August was nominated for the Golden Bear.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Peter Capaldi movies?

TOP 18:
Cromwell
Cromwell
Character: Oliver Cromwell
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1970
Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled web of religion and politics that will result in the English Civil War.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Timothy Dalton movies?


TOP 17:
Robin and Marian
Robin and Marian
Character: Richard the Lionheart / King Richard
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Release: 1976
Robin Hood, aging none too gracefully, returns exhausted from the Crusades to woo and win Maid Marian one last time.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Audrey Hepburn movies?

TOP 16:
Patriot Games
Patriot Games
Character: Paddy O'Neil
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1992
When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Polly Walker movies?

TOP 15:

Major Dundee

Major Dundee
Character: Captain Benjamin Tyreen
Genre: Western, War
Release: 1965
During the last winter of the Civil War, cavalry officer Amos Dundee leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding U.S. bases in Texas.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Coburn movies?


TOP 14:

Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty
Character: Seaman John Mills
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Release: 1962
The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline. When they arrive at Tahiti, it is like a paradise for the crew, something completely different than the living hell aboard the ship. On the way back to England, officer Fletcher Christian becomes the leader of a mutiny.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Clark Gable movies?

TOP 13:

The Heroes of Telemark

The Heroes of Telemark
Character: Knut Straud
Genre: Action, War
Release: 1965
Set in German-occupied Norway, resistance fighter Knut Straud enlists the reluctant physicist Rolf Pedersen in an effort to destroy the German heavy water production plant in rural Telemark.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kirk Douglas movies?

TOP 12:

The Bible: In the Beginning...

The Bible: In the Beginning...
Character: Kain
Genre: Drama
Release: 1966
Extravagant production of the first part of the book of Genesis. Covers Adam and Eve, Noah and the Flood and Abraham and Isaac.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gabriele Ferzetti movies?

TOP 11:

The Field

The Field
Character: 'Bull' McCabe
Genre: Drama
Release: 1990
"Bull" McCabe's family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing much in the name of the land. When the widow who owns the field decides to sell it in a public auction, McCabe knows that he must own it. While no local dare bid against him, a wealthy American decides he requires the field to build a highway. "Bull" and his son decide they must try to convince the American to let go of his ambition and return home, but the consequences of their plot prove sinister.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Brendan Gleeson movies?


TOP 10:

The Wild Geese

The Wild Geese
Character: Capt. Rafer Janders
Genre: Action, War
Release: 1978
A British multinational company seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and due for execution. Just when the team has performed a perfect rescue, the multinational does a deal with the vicious dictator leaving the mercenary band to escape under their own steam and exact revenge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Hardy Krüger movies?

TOP 9:

This Sporting Life

This Sporting Life
Character: Frank Machin
Genre: Drama
Release: 1963
In Northern England in the early 1960s, Frank Machin is mean, tough and ambitious enough to become an immediate star in the rugby league team run by local employer Weaver.

TOP 8:

The Barber of Siberia

The Barber of Siberia
Original Title: Сибирский цирюльник
Character: Douglas McCraken
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Release: 1998
Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Jane is his assistant. On her travels, she meets two men who would change her life forever: a handsome young cadet Andrej Tolstoy with whom she shares a fondness for opera, and the powerful General Radlov who is entranced by her beauty and wants to marry her.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julia Ormond movies?

TOP 7:

Red Desert

Red Desert
Original Title: Il deserto rosso
Character: Corrado Zeller
Genre: Drama
Release: 1964
Amid the modern wastelands and toxic factories of Italy, wife and mother Giuliana desperately tries to conceal her tenuous grip on reality from those around her, especially her successful yet neglectful husband, Ugo. Ugo's old pal, Corrado, shows up in town on a business trip and is more sensitive to Giuliana's anxieties. They begin an affair, but it does little to quell Giuliana's existential fears, and her mental state rapidly deteriorates.

TOP 6:

The Guns of Navarone

The Guns of Navarone
Character: Squadron Leader Howard Barnsby RAAF
Genre: War, Action
Release: 1961
A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.


TOP 5:

The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo
Character: Abbé Faria
Genre: Adventure
Release: 2002
Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, cleverly insinuating himself into the French nobility.

TOP 4:

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Character: Albus Dumbledore
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2002
Cars fly, trees fight back, and a mysterious house-elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of his second year at Hogwarts. Adventure and danger await when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber Of Secrets Has Been Opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione’s magical abilities and courage.

TOP 3:

Unforgiven

Unforgiven
Character: English Bob
Genre: Western
Release: 1992
William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner and a cocky greenhorn, he takes on a corrupt sheriff.

TOP 2:

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Character: Albus Dumbledore
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2001
Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he learns to harness his newfound powers with the help of the school's kindly headmaster, Harry uncovers the truth about his parents' deaths -- and about the villain who's to blame.

TOP 1:

Gladiator

Gladiator
Character: Marcus Aurelius
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure
Release: 2000
In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.



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