Ian McKellen

Hating Peter Tatchell 2021

The profound life story of the controversial human rights campaigner whose provocative acts of civil disobedience rocked the establishment, revolutionised attitudes to homosexuality and exposed tyrants in the fight for equality.

Category: Documentary

Stars: Ian McKellen, Stephen Fry, Peter Tatchell, George Carey

7,4 IMDB Rating 519 Views
Infinitum: Subject Unknown 2021

A mind-bending slice of British science fiction, featuring Sir Ian McKellen and Conleth Hill. Jane (Tori Butler-Hart) is trapped in a parallel universe and is forced to find a way to alter her reality before it is too late.

Category: Sci-Fi

Stars: Tori Butler-Hart, Ian McKellen, Conleth Hill

4,6 IMDB Rating 1,492 Views
Animal Crackers 2017

A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a run-down circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.

Category: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Kids

Stars: Emily Blunt, Danny DeVito, John Krasinski, Ian McKellen

5.4 IMDB Rating 1,752 Views
The Good Liar 2019

Consummate con man Roy Courtnay has set his sights on his latest mark: the recently widowed Betty McLeish, worth millions. But this time, what should have been a simple swindle escalates into a cat-and-mouse game with the ultimate stakes.

Category: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Stars: Helen Mirren, Ian McKellen, Russell Tovey, Jim Carter

6.6 IMDB Rating 2,960 Views
Stardust 2007

The passage from this world to the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold is through a breach in a wall beside an English village. In the 1800s, a boy becomes a man when he ventures through the breach in pursuit of a fallen star, to prove his love for the village beauty. The star is no lump of rock, it's a maiden, Yvaine. Tristan, the youth, is not the only one looking for her: three witches, led by Lamia, want her heart to make them young; and, the sons of the dead king of Stormhold want her because she holds a ruby that will give one of them title to the throne. Assisting Tristan are his mother, the victim of a spell, and a cross-dressing pirate of the skies. Will Tristan win his true love?

Category: Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Stars: Ian McKellen, Bimbo Hart, Alastair MacIntosh, David Kelly

7.6 IMDB Rating 7,129 Views
All is True 2019

A look at the final days in the life of renowned playwright William Shakespeare.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen

6,1 IMDB Rating 2,962 Views
McKellen: Playing the Part 2017

Feature documentary on the life and work of Sir Ian McKellen.

Category: Biography, Documentary

Stars: Ian McKellen, Scott Chambers, Luke Evans

7.6 IMDB Rating 1,968 Views
X-Men: The Last Stand 2006

When a cure is created, which apparently can turn any mutant into a normal human being, there is outrage amongst the mutant community. Whilst some mutants do like the idea of a cure, including Rogue, many mutants find that there shouldn't be a cure. Magneto, who still believes a war is coming, recruits a large team of mutants to take down Warren Worthington II and his cure. Might seem easy for the X-Men to stop, but Magneto has a big advantage, which Wolverine doesn't have. Jean Grey has returned, and joined with Magneto. The Phoenix has woken within her, which has the ability to destroy anything in her way, even if that 'anything' is a X-Men.

Category: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Stars: Hugh Jackman,Halle Berry,Ian McKellen,Patrick Stewart

6.7 IMDB Rating 13,497 Views
X-Men 2000

In a world where both Mutants and Humans fear each other, Marie, better known as Rogue, runs away from home and hitches a ride with another mutant, known as Logan, a.k.a. Wolverine. Charles Xavier, who owns a school for young mutants, sends Storm and Cyclops to bring them back before it is too late. Magneto, who believes a war is approaching, has an evil plan in mind, and needs young Rogue to help him.

Category: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Stars: Hugh Jackman,Patrick Stewart,Ian McKellen,Famke Janssen

7.4 IMDB Rating 14,473 Views
Hobbit: Smaugs ödemark 2013

After successfully crossing over (and under) the Misty Mountains, Thorin and Company must seek aid from a powerful stranger before taking on the dangers of Mirkwood Forest--without their Wizard. If they reach the human settlement of Lake-town it will be time for the hobbit Bilbo Baggins to fulfill his contract with the dwarves. The party must complete the journey to Lonely Mountain and burglar Baggins must seek out the Secret Door that will give them access to the hoard of the dragon Smaug. And, where has Gandalf got off to? And what is his secret business to the south?

Category: Adventure, Fantasy

Stars: Ian McKellen,Martin Freeman,Richard Armitage,Ken Stott,Graham McTavish,William Kircher,James Nesbitt,Stephen Hunter,Dean O'Gorman,Aidan Turner,John Callen,Peter Hambleton,Jed Brophy,Mark Hadlow,Adam Brown

8.2 IMDB Rating 19,627 Views
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012

Bilbo Baggins is swept into a quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey will take them into the Wild; through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs, deadly Wargs and Giant Spiders, Shapeshifters and Sorcerers. Although their goal lies to the East and the wastelands of the Lonely Mountain first they must escape the goblin tunnels, where Bilbo meets the creature that will change his life forever ... Gollum. Here, alone with Gollum, on the shores of an underground lake, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of guile and courage that surprise even him, he also gains possession of Gollum's "precious" ring that holds unexpected and useful qualities ... A simple, gold ring that is tied to the fate of all Middle-earth in ways Bilbo cannot begin to know.

Category: Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Stars: Ian McKellen,Martin Freeman,Richard Armitage,Ken Stott

7.9 IMDB Rating 20,720 Views
The Da Vinci Code 2006

Professor Robert Langdon is in Paris on business when he's summoned to The Louvre. A dead body has been found, setting Langdon off on an adventure as he attempts to unravel an ancient code and uncover the greatest mystery of all time.

Category: Mystery, Thriller

Stars: Tom Hanks,Audrey Tautou,Ian McKellen,Jean Reno

6.6 IMDB Rating 9,041 Views
The Dresser 2015

In the closing months of World War Two ageing actor 'Sir' and his wife Her Ladyship bring Shakespeare to the provinces with a company depleted by conscription. 'Sir' is plainly unwell, discharging himself from hospital and Her Ladyship believes he should cancel his upcoming performance of 'King Lear'. However Norman, his outspoken, gay dresser disagrees and is determined that the show will go on, cajoling the confused 'Sir' into giving a performance - one which will be his swansong, at the same time drawing a parallel between King Lear and his fool as Norman, despite ultimate disappointment, serves his master.

Category: Drama

Stars: Emily Watson,Ian McKellen,Sarah Lancashire,Anthony Hopkins

6.8 IMDB Rating 1,930 Views
Apt Pupil 1998

Neighborhood boy Todd Bowden (Renfro) discovers that an old man living on his block named Arthur Denker (Mackellan) is Nazi war criminal. Bowden confronts Denker and offers him a deal: Bowden will not go to the authorities if Denker tells him stories of the concentration camps in WWII. Denker agrees and Bowden starts visiting him regularly. The more stories Bowden hears, the more it affects his personality.

Category: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Stars: Brad Renfro,Ian McKellen,Joshua Jackson,Mickey Cottrell

6.7 IMDB Rating 2,289 Views
Mr. Holmes 2015

The story is set in 1947, following a long-retired Holmes living in a Sussex village with his housekeeper and her young son. But then he finds himself haunted by 30-year old case. Holmes memory isn't what it used to be, so he only remembers fragments of the case: a confrontation with an angry husband, a secret bond with his beautiful but unstable wife.

Category: Drama, Mystery

Stars: Ian McKellen,Laura Linney,Milo Parker,Hiroyuki Sanada

6.9 IMDB Rating 2,308 Views
Hobbit: Femhäraslaget 2014

After the Dragon leaves the Lonely Mountain, the people of Lake-town see a threat coming. Orcs, dwarves, elves and people prepare for war. Bilbo sees Thorin going mad and tries to help. Meanwhile, Gandalf is rescued from the Necromancer's prison and his rescuers realize who the Necromancer is.

Category: Adventure, Fantasy

Stars: Ian McKellen,Martin Freeman,Richard Armitage,Ken Stott

8.1 IMDB Rating 18,784 Views
X-Men 2 2003

Several months have passed since The X-Men defeated Magneto and imprisoned him in a seemingly impregnable plastic chamber. One day, a mutant by the name of Nightcrawler infiltrates the White House and attempts to assassinate the president, setting off a chain reaction of anti-mutant measures by the government. Meanwhile, Logan is trying to discover his past. As scientist named William Stryker discovers Professor X's secret school and Cerebro, Magneto's partner, Mystique, is planning to break her leader out of prison. But when Professor X's school is attacked by Stryker's forces, Logan, Rogue, Iceman and a few are lucky to escape. Those who remain meet in Boston, where they form an uneasy alliance with Magneto to stop Stryker and rescue Professor X.

Category: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Stars: Patrick Stewart,Hugh Jackman,Ian McKellen,Halle Berry,Famke Janssen,James Marsden,Anna Paquin,Rebecca Romijn,Brian Cox,Alan Cumming,Bruce Davison,Aaron Stanford,Shawn Ashmore,Kelly Hu,Katie Stuart

7.5 IMDB Rating 12,551 Views
Flushed Away 2006

Roddy is a decidedly upper-crust "society mouse" who lives the life of a beloved pet in a posh Kensington flat. When a sewer rat named Sid comes spewing out of the sink and decides he's hit the jackpot, Roddy schemes to rid himself of the pest by luring him into the "whirlpool." Sid may be an ignorant slob, but he's no fool, so it is Roddy who winds up being flushed away into the bustling sewer world of Ratropolis. There Roddy meets Rita, an enterprising scavenger who works the sewers in her faithful boat, the Jammy Dodger. Roddy immediately wants out, or rather, up; Rita wants to be paid for her trouble; and, speaking of trouble, the villainous Toad - who royally despises all rodents equally, making no distinction between mice and rats--wants them iced... literally. The Toad dispatches his two hapless hench-rats, Spike and Whitey, to get the job done. When they fail, the Toad has no choice but to send to France for his cousin - that dreaded mercenary, Le Frog.

Category: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Kids

Stars: Hugh Jackman,Kate Winslet,Ian McKellen,Jean Reno

6.6 IMDB Rating 4,375 Views