Most Popular Titles With Ian McKellen

1. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | Post-production

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.

2. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
161 min | Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (44 reviews)

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.

3. Doctor Who (2005– )
71 min | Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

The further adventures of the time traveling alien adventurer and his companions.

4. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
169 min | Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Metascore: 58/100 (40 reviews)

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.

5. The Hobbit: There and Back Again (2014)
Adventure, Fantasy | Post-production

The Company of Thorin has reached Smaug's lair; but, can Bilbo and the Dwarves reclaim Erebor and the treasure? And, if so, can they hold on to it?

6. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
178 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Metascore: 92/100 (34 reviews)

A meek hobbit of the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and the dark lord Sauron.

7. The Simpsons (1989– )
22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

8. The Wolverine (2013)
126 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 60/100 (43 reviews)

When Wolverine is summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, he is embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons.

9. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
104 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 58/100 (38 reviews)

When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.

10. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
201 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Metascore: 94/100 (41 reviews)

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.

11. X-Men (2000)
104 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Metascore: 64/100 (33 reviews)

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

12. Saturday Night Live (1975– )
90 min | Comedy, Music | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The classic late night live sketch comedy show.

13. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
179 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Metascore: 88/100 (38 reviews)

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.

14. Stardust (2007)
127 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (33 reviews)

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm.

15. X-Men 2 (2003)
133 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Metascore: 68/100 (37 reviews)

The X-Men band together to find a mutant assassin who has made an attempt on the President's life, while the Mutant Academy is attacked by military forces.

16. The Da Vinci Code (2006)
149 min | Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 46/100 (40 reviews)

A murder inside the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years -- which could shake the foundations of Christianity.

17. The Golden Compass (2007)
113 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Metascore: 51/100 (33 reviews)

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.

18. Last Action Hero (1993)
130 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Metascore: 44/100 (19 reviews)

A young movie fan gets thrown into the movie world of his favourite action film character.

19. Flushed Away (2006)
85 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 74/100 (28 reviews)

The story of an uptown rat that gets flushed down the toilet from his penthouse apartment, ending in the sewers of London, where he has to learn a whole new and different way of life.

20. Late Show with David Letterman (1993– )
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.

21. Coronation Street (1960– )
30 min | Drama | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

22. Extras (2005–2007)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Andy Millman is an actor with ambition and a script. Reduced to working as an extra with a useless agent, Andy's attempts to boost his career invariably end in failure and embarrassment.

23. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996– )
30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

America's top fake news show.

24. Cold Comfort Farm (1995 TV Movie)
95 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 82/100 (16 reviews)

In England in the early 1930's, 20 year old Flora Poste, recently orphaned and left with only 100 pounds a year, goes to stay with distant relatives on Cold Comfort Farm. Everyone on the ... See full summary »

25. Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003– )
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Jimmy Kimmel interviews celebrities.

26. Vicious (2013– )
Comedy | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Freddie and Stuart are an old gay couple who have been together for nearly 50 years. Their lives now revolve around entertaining their frequent guests and hurling insults at each other at every opportunity.

27. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009– )
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show.

28. Richard III (1995)
104 min | Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The classic Shakespearean play about a murderously scheming king staged in an alternative fascist England setting.

29. The Prisoner (2009 TV Mini-Series)
360 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An update to the cult favorite series from the 1960s about a government agent who is kidnapped and sent to a remote island known as "the Village".

30. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005– )
40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
31. Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
112 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An affluent New York couple find their lives touched, intruded upon, and compelled by a mysterious young black man who is never quite who he says he is.

32. The Colbert Report (2005– )
30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Satirist news caster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger then life ego and overly patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.

33. Apt Pupil (1998)
111 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 51/100 (21 reviews)

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

34. The View (1997– )
60 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
35. Today (1952– )
240 min | News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

36. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )
65 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.

37. The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (2013 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Three actors who had played Doctor Who, Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy, are anxious to appear in the 50th anniversary special. A humorous look at the production of the long ... See full summary »

38. And the Band Played On (1993 TV Movie)
141 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.

39. The Shadow (1994)
108 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In 30's New York City, the Shadow battles his nemesis, Shiwan Khan, who is building an atomic bomb.

40. Bent (1997)
105 min | Drama, History, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Max is gay and as such is sent to Dachau concentration camp under the Nazi regime. He tries to deny he is gay and gets a yellow label (the one for Jews) instead of pink (the one for gays). ... See full summary »

41. Asylum (2005)
99 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Metascore: 51/100 (29 reviews)

A woman becomes very curious about one of her psychiatrist husband's inmates, a man who was found guilty in the murder and disfigurement of his former wife.

42. David Copperfield (1999 TV Movie)
185 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.

43. Real Time with Bill Maher (2003– )
60 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds.

44. The Keep (1983)
96 min | Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Metascore: 14/100 (5 reviews)

Nazis are forced to turn to a Jewish historian for help in battling the ancient demon they have inadvertently freed from its prison.

45. Gods and Monsters (1998)
105 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 74/100 (32 reviews)

The last days of Frankenstein director James Whale are explored.

46. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

47. Live with Kelly and Michael (1988– )
60 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

This popular and long-running morning talk show owes much of its success to the chemistry between its two hosts, Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa. Although the format is not significantly ... See full summary »

48. Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014– )
Comedy, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Seth Meyers hosts a late-night talk show.

49. Neverwas (2005)
103 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A well-educated psychiatrist leaves an academic career to work at an institution where his father, a novelist, lived before writing a renowned children's book. Acclimating to his position, ... See full summary »

50. Restoration (1995)
117 min | Biography, Drama, History, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An aspiring young physician, Robert Merivel found himself in the service of King Charles II and saves the life of a spaniel dear to the King. Merivel joins the King's court and lives the ... See full summary »