Ian McKellen Movies

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The Dresser (2015)

6.8

105 min

Country: UK

Genre: Drama

Release date: May 30, 2016

Director: Richard Eyre

Description: A drama, based on a successful play, about an ageing actor and his personal assistant.

Mr. Holmes (2015)

6.9

104 min

Country: USA | UK

Genre: Drama | Mystery

Release date: July 24, 2015

Director: Bill Condon

Description: An aged, retired Sherlock Holmes deals with early dementia as he tries to remember both his final case and a mysterious woman whose memory haunts him. He also befriends a fan, the young son of his housekeeper, who wants him to work again.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

7.4

144 min

Country: USA | New Zealand

Genre: Adventure | Fantasy

Release date: December 17, 2014

Director: Peter Jackson

Description: Bilbo and Company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

[Subtitles: 6]

8

132 min

Country: USA | UK | Canada

Genre: Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi

Release date: May 23, 2014

Director: Bryan Singer

Description: The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

7.9

161 min

Country: USA | New Zealand

Genre: Adventure | Fantasy

Release date: December 13, 2013

Director: Peter Jackson

Description: The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

7.9

169 min

Country: USA | New Zealand

Genre: Adventure | Fantasy

Release date: December 14, 2012

Director: Peter Jackson

Description: A reluctant hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home - and the gold within it - from the dragon Smaug.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

[Subtitles: 13]

8.9

201 min

Country: USA | New Zealand

Genre: Drama | Adventure | Fantasy

Release date: December 17, 2003

Director: Peter Jackson

Description: Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

[Subtitles: 14]

8.7

179 min

Country: USA | New Zealand

Genre: Drama | Adventure | Fantasy

Release date: December 18, 2002

Director: Peter Jackson

Description: While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

[Subtitles: 8]

8.8

178 min

Country: USA | New Zealand

Genre: Drama | Adventure | Fantasy

Release date: December 19, 2001

Director: Peter Jackson

Description: A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

X-Men (2000)

7.4

104 min

Country: USA

Genre: Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi

Release date: July 14, 2000

Director: Bryan Singer

Description: Two mutants come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.

Apt Pupil (1998)

6.7

111 min

Country: USA | France

Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller

Release date: October 23, 1998

Director: Bryan Singer

Description: A boy blackmails his neighbour after suspecting him to be a Nazi war criminal.