Most Popular Titles With Brendan Gleeson

1. Troy (2004)
163 min | Adventure, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Metascore: 56/100 (43 reviews)

An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.

2. Braveheart (1995)
177 min | Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Metascore: 68/100 (20 reviews)

When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, a commoner begins a revolt and leads Scottish warriors against the cruel English tyrant who rules Scotland with an iron fist.

3. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
157 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 81/100 (38 reviews)

Harry finds himself mysteriously selected as an under-aged competitor in a dangerous tournament between three schools of magic.

4. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
146 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 65/100 (42 reviews)

As Harry races against time and evil to destroy the Horcruxes, he uncovers the existence of three most powerful objects in the wizarding world: the Deathly Hallows.

5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
138 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Metascore: 71/100 (37 reviews)

With their warning about Lord Voldemort's return scoffed at, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts.

6. The Smurfs 2 (2013)
105 min | Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Metascore: 34/100 (30 reviews)

The Smurfs team up with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped by Gargamel since she knows a secret spell that can turn the evil sorcerer's newest creation - creatures called the Naughties - into real Smurfs.

7. Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
144 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Metascore: 63/100 (40 reviews)

Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds himself as the defender of the city and its people.

8. Calvary (2014)
100 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Metascore: 91/100 (6 reviews)

After he is threatened during a confession, a good-natured priest must battle the dark forces closing in around him.

9. Gangs of New York (2002)
167 min | Crime, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Metascore: 72/100 (39 reviews)

In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer.

10. 28 Days Later... (2002)
113 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 73/100 (39 reviews)

Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.

11. The Guard (2011)
96 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 78/100 (29 reviews)

An unorthodox Irish policeman with a confrontational personality is teamed up with an uptight FBI agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring.

12. In Bruges (2008)
107 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Metascore: 67/100 (34 reviews)

Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be.

13. A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
146 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Metascore: 65/100 (32 reviews)

A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother.

14. Beowulf (2007)
115 min | Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 59/100 (35 reviews)

The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing towns, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.

15. The Village (2004)
108 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 44/100 (40 reviews)

The population of a small, isolated countryside village believe that their alliance with the mysterious creatures that inhabit the forest around them is coming to an end.

16. Safe House (2012)
115 min | Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 52/100 (36 reviews)

A young CIA agent is tasked with looking after a fugitive in a safe house. But when the safe house is attacked, he finds himself on the run with his charge.

17. The Company You Keep (2012)
125 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Metascore: 57/100 (35 reviews)

A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity.

18. Cold Mountain (2003)
154 min | Drama, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Metascore: 73/100 (41 reviews)

In the waning days of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier embarks on a perilous journey back home to Cold Mountain, North Carolina to reunite with his sweetheart.

19. The Raven (I) (2012)
110 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Metascore: 44/100 (30 reviews)

When a madman begins committing horrific murders inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's works, a young Baltimore detective joins forces with Poe to stop him from making his stories a reality.

20. Mission: Impossible II (2000)
123 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Metascore: 60/100 (33 reviews)

A secret agent is sent to Sydney, to find and destroy a genetically modified disease called "Chimera"

21. The Pirates! Band of Misfits (2012)
88 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Pirate Captain sets out on a mission to defeat his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz for the Pirate of the year Award. The quest takes Captain and his crew from the shores of Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London.

22. Green Zone (2010)
115 min | Action, Drama, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Metascore: 63/100 (38 reviews)

Discovering covert and faulty intelligence causes a U.S. Army officer to go rogue as he hunts for Weapons of Mass Destruction in an unstable region.

23. Far and Away (1992)
140 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 49/100 (19 reviews)

A young man (Cruise) leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter (Kidman) after some trouble with her father, and they dream of owning land at the big giveaway in Oklahoma ca. 1893. When ... See full summary »

24. Heart of the Sea (2015)
Drama | Post-production

Based on the 1820 event, a whaling ship is preyed upon by a sperm whale, stranding its crew at sea for 90 days, thousands of miles from home.

25. Lake Placid (1999)
82 min | Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Metascore: 33/100 (24 reviews)

Horror-Comedy about a man-eating crocodile loose in the lake.

26. The Grand Seduction (2013)
115 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The small harbor of Tickle Cove is in dire need of a doctor so that the town can land a contract to secure a factory which will save the town from financial ruin. Village resident Murray ... See full summary »

27. Albert Nobbs (2011)
113 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 57/100 (42 reviews)

Albert Nobbs struggles to survive in late 19th century Ireland, where women aren't encouraged to be independent. Posing as a man, so she can work as a butler in Dublin's most posh hotel, Albert meets a handsome painter and looks to escape the lie she has been living.

28. Suffragette (2015)
Drama | Filming

The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State.

29. The Punisher (1989)
89 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

When Frank Castle's family is murdered by criminals, he wages war on crime as a vigilante assassin known only as the Punisher.

30. Michael Collins (1996)
133 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Metascore: 60/100 (20 reviews)

Michael Collins plays a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but becomes vilified by those hoping to create a completely independent Irish republic.

31. Turbulence (1997)
100 min | Action, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

After a shootout on a flight transporting prisoners, a stewardess must outwit a smooth-talking serial killer and land the plane herself.

32. The Secret of Kells (2009)
75 min | Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 81/100 (20 reviews)

The animated story of the boy behind the famed Book of Kells.

33. Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
128 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 59/100 (36 reviews)

In the 1970s, a young trans woman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving her Irish town for London, in part to look for her mother and in part because her gender identity is beyond the town's understanding.

34. Eliza Graves (2014)
Thriller | Completed

A recent medical school grad who takes a position at a mental institution soon finds himself taken with one of his colleagues -- though he has no initial idea of a recent, horrifying staffing change.

35. The Tailor of Panama (2001)
109 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (31 reviews)

A tailor living in Panama reluctantly becomes a spy for a British agent.

36. Dark Blue (2002)
118 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 57/100 (37 reviews)

A robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.

37. The Field (1990)
107 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

"Bull" McCabe's family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing endlessly for the sake of the land. And when the widow who owns the field decides to sell the field in a public ... See full summary »

38. Into the Storm (2009 TV Movie)
100 min | Biography, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Continuing the storyline of The Gathering Storm, Churchill at War is a look at the former British prime minister's life and career at the end of WWII.

39. Black Irish (2007)
95 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A teenage boy longs to win the attention of his emotionally distant father.

40. Six Shooter (2004)
27 min | Comedy, Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A black and bloody Irish comedy about a sad train journey where an older man, whose wife has died that morning, encounters a strange and possibly psychotic young oddball....

41. The Snapper (1993 TV Movie)
91 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Set in Ireland, Sharon Curley is a 20 year old living with her parents and many brothers and sisters. When she gets herself pregnant and refuses to name the father, she becomes the talk of ... See full summary »

42. The General (1998)
124 min | Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The real-life story of Dublin folk hero and criminal Martin Cahill, who pulled off two daring robberies in Ireland with his team, but attracted unwanted attention from the police, the IRA, ... See full summary »

43. Perrier's Bounty (2009)
88 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Metascore: 47/100 (12 reviews)

A gangster named Perrier looks to exact his revenge on a trio of fugitives responsible for the accidental death of one of his cronies.

44. Made in Hollywood (2005– )
60 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
45. The Money (2014 TV Movie)
Drama

An American mogul and patriarch wields power and influence to expand his media empire and control his family.

46. The Butcher Boy (1997)
110 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Francie and Joe live the usual playful, fantasy filled childhoods of normal boys. However, with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother the pressure on Francie ... See full summary »

47. Into the West (1992)
97 min | Family, Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Grandpa Ward gives a horse he found to his grandchildren, who keep it in their tower-block flat in Dublin. The horse is stolen from them, and the two young boys set out to find it and flee on it.

48. My Life So Far (1999)
98 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate headed up by a strong disciplinarian, her daughter, her inventor husband, their ten year old son, and his ... See full summary »

49. Sexual Healing
Biography, Drama, Music | Announced

The film focuses on the later years of Marvin Gaye as he lived in Europe, putting his past drug abuse behind him and wrote his hit song Sexual Healing, along with promoter Freddy Cousaert.

50. Harrison's Flowers (2000)
121 min | Drama, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Metascore: 49/100 (31 reviews)

When a Newsweek photojournalist disappears in war-torn Yugoslavia, his wife travels to Europe to find him.