Best Movies of Ralph Richardson

Watership Down (1978)

Aggregate Rating: 88 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A group of rabbits flee their doomed warren and face many dangers to find and protect their new home.


O Lucky Man! (1973)

Aggregate Rating: 80 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe. Many actors play multiple roles, giving the film a stagy tone.


Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 80 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Over the course of one day in August 1912, the family of retired actor James Tyrone grapples with the morphine addiction of his wife Mary, the illness of their youngest son Edmund and the ...


The Wrong Box (1966)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In Victorian England, a fortune now depends on which of two brothers outlives the other... or can be made to have seemed to do so!


Khartoum (1966)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In the Sudan, in 1884-85, Egyptian forces led by a British general defend Khartoum against an invading Muslim army led by a religious fanatic, the Mahdi.


Exodus (1960)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The state of Israel is created in 1948, resulting in war with its Arab neighbors.


Dragonslayer (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $6.00M

A young wizarding apprentice is sent to kill a dragon which has been devouring girls from a nearby kingdom.


The 300 Spartans (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A small army of Greeks spearheaded by 300 Spartans do battle with the whole invading Persian army.


Oscar Wilde (1960)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Oscar Wilde's homosexuality is exposed when he tries to defend himself against his lover's father.


Woman of Straw (1964)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Tyrannical but ailing tycoon Charles Richmond becomes very fond of his attractive Italian nurse, Maria. The nurse, in turn, falls in love with Charles' ne'er-do-well nephew Anthony, who plots ways to gain control of his uncle's fortune.


Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $45.90M

A shipping disaster in the nineteenth century has stranded a man and woman in the wilds of Africa. The lady is pregnant, and gives birth to a son in their tree house. The mother dies soon ...


A Doll's House (1973)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Nora Helmer had years earlier committed a forgery, in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed, and lives in fear of her husband finding out...


The Bed Sitting Room (1969)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Set in post-nuclear-holocaust England, where a handful of bizarre characters struggle on with their lives in the ruins, amongst endless heaps of ash, piles of broken crockery and brick, ...


Whoever Slew Auntie Roo? (1972)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A demented widow lures unsuspecting children into her mansion in a bizarre "Hansel and Gretel" twist.


Eagle in a Cage (1972)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

1815. A soldier becomes the governor of St. Helena and jailer of Napoleon. High brow.


The Looking Glass War (1970)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

From the John le Carré novel about a British spy, who sends a Polish defector to East Germany, to verify missile sites.


Midas Run (1969)

Aggregate Rating: 57 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A veteran secret service officer from Britain hijacks a government shipment of $15 million of gold out of an irritation for never being knighted.


Invitation to the Wedding (1985)

Aggregate Rating: 56 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

During a wedding rehearsal, an English bride-to-be and an American who was just standing in for the broom accidentally get married. She doesn't mind the idea at first, but things get bumpy very soon.