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List of Laurence Harvey Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
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2
The Manchurian Candidate
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2

Towards the end of the Korean War, a platoon of captured US soldiers is taken to Manchuria by their captors. Three days later, Staff Sergeant Raymond Shaw and Captain Bennett Marco return to UN lines and eventually to the USA to a hero’s welcome. But very soon, Marco starts having terrible nightmare, unaware that he has been brainwashed by the communists. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Raymond Shaw
Director:
John Frankenheimer
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
2. Summer and Smoke (1961)
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2
Summer and Smoke
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
John Buchanan, Jr
Director:
Peter Glenville
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Rita Moreno, Geraldine Page, Una Merkel, John McIntire, Geraldine Page
3. Room at the Top (1959)
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3
Room at the Top
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Lampton
Director:
Jack Clayton
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Donald Houston, Simone Signoret, Heather Sears, Donald Wolfit
4. Darling (1965)
11
2
Darling
TV-MA
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Miles Brand
Director:
John Schlesinger
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Julie Christie, Dirk Bogarde, John Schlesinger, José Luis de Vilallonga
5. Seven Days to Noon (1950)
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2
Seven Days to Noon
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Roy Boulting, John Boulting
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Joss Ackland, Barry Jones, André Morell, Hugh Cross
6. He and She (1969)
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2
He and She
11
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
He
Director:
Mauro Bolognini
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Isa Miranda, Sylva Koscina, Guido Mannari, Gina Sammarco
7. The Long and the Short and the Tall (1961)
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2
The Long and the Short and the Tall
11
2

Set at the backdrop of the 1942 Malayan Campaign, the film focuses on seven British soldiers on a short jungle exercise, taking refuge from rain in an abandoned tin mine. While trying to make contact with the base, they pick up a Japanese signal, indicating the enemy is close by. Then, they capture a Japanese soldier.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Leslie Norman
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Todd, David McCallum, Richard Harris, Ronald Fraser, John Meillon
8. The Alamo (1960)
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2
The Alamo
12
2

The Alamo is a Western historical war drama film which takes to the middle of the 19th century, where Mexican forces are invading Texas. Though the Mexican forces are stronger in number and have better arms and training, the Texans are not willing to give up, and their morale still remains high.

As:
Cast
Role:
Col. William Travis
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, War, Western, History
9. Landfall (1949)
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2
Landfall
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Annakin
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Joss Ackland, Michael Denison, Charles Victor, Margaret Barton, Edith Sharpe
10. Man on the Run (1949)
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2
Man on the Run
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Sergeant Lawson
Director:
Lawrence Huntington
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Edward Chapman, Howard Marion-Crawford, Derek Farr, Joan Hopkins
11. The Dancing Years (1950)
11
3
The Dancing Years
11
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Harold French
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Dennis Price, Anthony Nicholls, Patricia Dainton, Grey Blake,
12. The Good Die Young (1954)
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2
The Good Die Young
11
2

Mike is an injured aging boxer who can’t find a job. Joe is an unemployed clerk cuckolded by his mother-in-law. Eddie is an AWOL American airman with an unfaithful wife. Down on their luck, these three are lured to commit a robbery, by the scoundrel playboy Miles ‘Rave’ Ravenscourt who has gambling debts, with violent consequences. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Rave
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Joan Collins, John Ireland, Richard Basehart, Gloria Grahame
13. I Believe in You (1952)
10
2
I Believe in You
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Relph, Basil Dearden
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Collins, Celia Johnson, Cecil Parker, Harry Fowler, George Relph
15. I Am a Camera (1955)
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2
I Am a Camera
10
2

Based on Christopher Isherwood's 1945 book, The Berlin Stories, the film focuses on an unusual friendship between an aspiring English novelist and a flamboyant cabaret entertainer in pre-Nazi era Berlin. Released in July 1955, it went on to become one of the greatest box office hits in Great Britain. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Christopher Isherwood
Director:
Henry Cornelius
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Lea Seidl, Ron Randell, Julie Harris
16. Life at the Top (1965)
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2
Life at the Top
10
2

Joe Lampton's ideal suburban family life takes a turn when he learns of his wife's affair which brings his drive to succeed to a screeching halt. In the hope to rediscover his former ambitious self, Joe moves to London with an attractive TV host.

As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Lampton
Director:
Ted Kotcheff
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Simmons, Honor Blackman, Donald Wolfit, Michael Craig
18. The Running Man (1963)
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2
The Running Man
10
2

When Rex Black’s claim for his crashed plane is rejected by insurance company due to just expired policy, Rex, owner of one-plane transport company, decides to get even and fakes his death in a glider accident. With another identity, he moves to Malaga, Spain, and meets his wife and the insurance money. Then insurance investigator Stephen Maddox appears in Malaga, unsettling the Blacks. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Rex Black
Director:
Carol Reed
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lee Remick, Felix Aylmer, Alan Bates, Eleanor Summerfield
19. The Silent Enemy (1958)
10
2
The Silent Enemy
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lieutenant Crabb, R.N.V.R.
Director:
W.E. Fairchild
Genres:
Biography, War, Action, History
Star Cast:
John Clements, Sidney James, Dawn Addams, Michael Craig
20. Tchaikovsky (1970)
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2
Tchaikovsky
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Igor Talankin
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Innokentiy Smoktunovskiy, Kirill Lavrov, Evgeniy Leonov, Antonina Shuranova
21. Twilight Women (1952)
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2
Twilight Women
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jerry Nolan
Director:
Gordon Parry
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Lois Maxwell, Rene Ray, Freda Jackson, Vida Hope
22. Of Human Bondage (1964)
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2
Of Human Bondage
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Philip Carey
Director:
Henry Hathaway, Bryan Forbes, Ken Hughes
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Morley, Roger Livesey, Siobhan McKenna, Kim Novak
23. The Deep (1970)
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2
The Deep
11
2

John and Rae take their yacht for a cruise through the Indian Ocean, on the occasion of their honeymoon. They rescue a young man named Hughie, who claims to have escaped from another vessel after three of its crew members died due to food poisoning. John finds Hughie’s story unconvincing, and when Hughie is sleeping, he goes to inspect the sinking ship. He is surprised to find two passengers still alive.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hughie Warriner
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Oja Kodar, Michael Bryant
24. BUtterfield 8 (1960)
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3
BUtterfield 8
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3
As:
Cast
Role:
Weston Liggett
Director:
Daniel Mann
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Taylor, Dina Merrill, Mildred Dunnock, Eddie Fisher
25. Night Watch (1973)
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2
Night Watch
PG
11
2

In this British American suspense thriller, an unhappy housewife - Ellen Wheeler - who is recovering from a nervous breakdown claims to have witnessed a murder in the neighbourhood. However, upon investigation, the police does not find anything. Her husband John and friend Sarah have their doubts too, but Ellen soon claims she saw yet another murder.

As:
Cast
Role:
John Wheeler
Director:
Brian G. Hutton
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Taylor, Robert Lang, Billie Whitelaw, Tony Britton
26. Kampf um Rom II - Der Verrat (1969)
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2
Kampf um Rom II - Der Verrat
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2

A Roman leader Cethegus attempts to start a war between two kingdoms. However, things don’t according to his plan.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cethegus
Director:
Andrew Marton, Robert Siodmak, Sergiu Nicolaescu
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Orson Welles, Sylva Koscina, Harriet Andersson, Robert Hoffmann
27. The Truth About Women (1957)
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2
The Truth About Women
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sir Humphrey Tavistock
Director:
Muriel Box
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Eva Gabor, Diane Cilento, Julie Harris, Mai Zetterling
28. The Black Rose (1950)
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2
The Black Rose
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Henry Hathaway
Genres:
Adventure, War, History, Romance
Star Cast:
Peter Sellers, Orson Welles, Jack Hawkins, Michael Rennie, Tyrone Power
29. Storm Over the Nile (1955)
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2
Storm Over the Nile
10
2

Harry Faversham, defies his family’s military tradition, and decides to avoid the British war by staying at his home in London. While his fellow officers call him a coward, his fiancée Mary calls off their engagement. 

As:
Cast
Role:
John Durrance
Director:
Zoltan Korda, Terence Young
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Adventure, War
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Anthony Steel, James Robertson Justice, Mary Ure
30. Expresso Bongo (1959)
10
2
Expresso Bongo
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Jackson
Director:
Val Guest
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Yolande Donlan, Sylvia Syms, Cliff Richard, Meier Tzelniker
32. Romeo and Juliet (1954)
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2
Romeo and Juliet
10
2

Adapted from the famous play of William Shakespeare, of the same name, this romantic drama film tells the story of a son of the Montagues family, and a daughter of the Capulets family, who fall in love, despite the fact that their families have hated each other strongly for years. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Romeo
Director:
Renato Castellani
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
John Gielgud, Flora Robson, Mervyn Johns, Susan Shentall
33. Kampf um Rom I (1968)
10
2
Kampf um Rom I
10
2

Cethergus, who is leader of the Roman nobility, travels to Bizantium, hoping to raise an army to attack the Goths.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Cethegus
Director:
Andrew Marton, Robert Siodmak, Sergiu Nicolaescu
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Orson Welles, Honor Blackman, Sylva Koscina, Harriet Andersson
34. Wall of Death (1951)
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2
Wall of Death
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maguire
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hermione Baddeley, Leslie Dwyer, Susan Shaw, Maxwell Reed,
35. A Dandy in Aspic (1968)
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3
A Dandy in Aspic
10
3

British agent Eberlin is instructed by his superiors to find and assassinate KGB agent Krasnevin who has killed many of their top agents. What they do not know is that Eberlin himself is the double-agent Krasnevin. When the ruthless, sociopathic British agent Gatiss is sent to assist him, Eberlin must find a way to survive. 

As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Eberlin
Director:
Anthony Mann, Laurence Harvey
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Peter Edward Cook, Mia Farrow, Tom Courtenay, Harry Andrews, Peter Cook
36. After the Ball (1957)
9
2
After the Ball
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Walter de Frece
Director:
Compton Bennett
Genres:
Biography, Musical
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Jerry Verno, Jerry Stovin, Clive Morton
38. Innocents in Paris (1953)
9
2
Innocents in Paris
9
2

A diverse group of British passengers fly to Paris for a weekend. An elderly lady-painter looks for fellow-artists in Louvre, while a young girl romances a Frenchman. A British diplomat attends important negotiations, but a cricket-fan spends time in an English bar. A Scotsman flaunts his kilt, whereas drummer befriends a local girl. Paris touches each one’s life in some way or the other. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Gordon Parry
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kenneth Williams, Christopher Lee, Alastair Sim, Ronald Shiner, Claire Bloom, Margaret Rutherford
39. A Girl Named Tamiko (1962)
10
2
A Girl Named Tamiko
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ivan Kalin
Director:
John Sturges
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Wilding, Gary Merrill, Martha Hyer, France Nuyen
40. A Killer Walks (1952)
9
2
A Killer Walks
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ned Harsten
Director:
Ronald Drake
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Susan Shaw, Laurence Naismith, Sheila Shand Gibbs, Trader Faulkner
41. The Spy with a Cold Nose (1966)
9
2
The Spy with a Cold Nose
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Francis Trevelyan
Director:
Daniel Petrie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eric Portman, Lionel Jeffries, Daliah Lavi, Eric Sykes
42. Cairo Road (1950)
9
2
Cairo Road
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Mourad
Director:
David MacDonald
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Eric Portman, Maria Mauban, Camelia, Harold Lang
43. Escape to the Sun (1972)
9
2
Escape to the Sun
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Major Kirsanov
Director:
Menahem Golan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Ireland, Jack Hawkins, Lila Kedrova, Josephine Chaplin
44. The Ceremony (1963)
9
2
The Ceremony
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Role:
Sean McKenna
Director:
Laurence Harvey
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
John Ireland, Ross Martin, Sarah Miles, Robert Walker Jr.
45. Temptations (1949)
9
2
Temptations
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
John Matthews (as Lawrence Harvey)
Director:
Oswald Mitchell
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Marie Burke, John Stuart, Henry Oscar, Gwynneth Vaughan
46. King Richard and the Crusaders (1954)
9
2
King Richard and the Crusaders
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sir Kenneth of Huntington
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
History, War, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Rex Harrison, Robert Douglas, George Sanders, Virginia Mayo,
47. Scarlet Thread (1951)
9
2
Scarlet Thread
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Freddie
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kathleen Byron, Dora Bryan, Sydney Tafler, Renee Kelly
48. WUSA (1970)
9
2
WUSA
GP
9
2

Rheinhardt, an alcoholic wanderer, accepts an announcer’s job at WUSA, a New Orleans right-wing radio station, although he doesn’t agree with the station’s political views. When friend Geraldine and activist neighbor Rainey question him about WUSA’s involvement in hate propaganda and conspiracy to instigate a riot at a planned rally, Rheinhardt realizes that he can’t insulate himself, and needs to take a stand.

As:
Cast
Role:
Farley
Director:
Stuart Rosenberg
Genres:
Romance, Drama
49. Welcome to Arrow Beach (1974)
8
2
Welcome to Arrow Beach
R
8
2

A hippie girl is provided shelter by a Korean War veteran, who lives with his sister in a mansion. However, soon the girl begins to suspect that something weird and sinister might be going on in the mansion.  

As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Jason Henry
Director:
Laurence Harvey
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
John Ireland, Stuart Whitman, Joanna Pettet, Meg Foster
50. House of Darkness (1948)
8
2
House of Darkness
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Francis (as Lawrence Harvey)
Director:
Oswald Mitchell
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Henry Oscar, Alexander Archdale, Lesley Osmond, John Teed
51. Appointment in Beirut (1969)
8
2
Appointment in Beirut
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeff Miller
Director:
Nino Zanchin
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Ivan Desny, Alberto de Mendoza, José Calvo
52. Two Loves (1961)
8
2
Two Loves
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Lathrope
Director:
Charles Walters
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Jack Hawkins, Nobu McCarthy, Ronald Long
53. The Winter's Tale (1967)
8
2
The Winter's Tale
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
King Leontes
Director:
Frank Dunlop
Star Cast:
Diana Churchill, Jane Asher, Jim Dale, Moira Redmond
54. Yellow-Headed Summer (1974)
12
2
Yellow-Headed Summer
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jason Henry
Star Cast:
Walter Pidgeon,

TV Movie(s)

1. Dial M for Murder (1967)
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2
Dial M for Murder
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tony Wendice
Director:
John Llewellyn Moxey
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Diane Cilento, Cyril Cusack, Hugh O'Brian, Nigel Davenport

Animation(s)

The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (1962)
The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Wilhelm Grimm / The Cobbler ('The Cobbler and the Elves')
Director:
Henry Levin, George Pal
Genres:
Musical, Drama, Adventure, Romance, Biography, Comedy, Family, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Barbara Eden, Claire Bloom, Walter Slezak, Karlheinz Böhm
Three Men in a Boat (1956)
Three Men in a Boat
Plot:

On a hot day, three friends decide to get away from London, and go on a boating holiday in order to get more fresh air and exercise. However, soon they realize that they are not well equipped for the trials of riverbank life.    

As:
Cast
Role:
George
Director:
Ken Annakin
Genres:
Animation, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kenneth Williams, David Tomlinson, Lisa Gastoni, Jimmy Edwards

TV Shows and Videos

Laurence Harvey Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Winner World Film Favorite - Male 1968