Best Movies of Brendan Gleeson

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 204 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $292.00M

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.


Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 195 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $100.19M

A soldier fighting aliens gets to relive the same day over and over again, the day restarting every time he dies.


Song of the Sea (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 169 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: $0.85M

Ben, a young Irish boy, and his little sister Saoirse, a girl who can turn into a seal, go on an adventure to free the fairies and save the spirit world.


In Bruges (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 164 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $7.76M

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.


The Guard (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 162 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $5.36M

An unorthodox Irish policeman with a confrontational personality is partnered with an up-tight F.B.I. agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring.


The Secret of Kells (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 161 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $0.69M

A young boy in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids is beckoned to adventure when a celebrated master illuminator arrives with an ancient book, brimming with secret wisdom and powers.


The General (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 155 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $1.21M

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, the UVF and members of his own team.


Calvary (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 155 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $3.59M

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


I Went Down (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $0.41M

Fresh out of prison, Git rescues a former best friend (now living with Git's girlfriend) from a beating at the hands of loan sharks. He's now in trouble with the mob boss, Tom French, who ...


In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $24.99M

A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.


The Grand Seduction (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $3.41M

To survive, a dying Newfoundland fishing village must convince a young doctor to take up residence by any means necessary.


Eliza Graves (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 124 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: null

An Oxford graduate takes up a job in a mental asylum, only to discover that the "revolutionary" new treatments are inhumane and that there is more going on than meets the eye.


Harrison's Flowers (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 121 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $1.84M

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


Live by Night (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 118 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $10.38M

A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan.


Alone in Berlin (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 116 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: null

After a Nazi German working class couple loses their son in World War II, they decide to retaliate by secretly leafletting handwritten cards in Berlin denouncing their government.


Assassin's Creed (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 115 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 36 | Earnings: $54.65M

Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar de Nerha and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, before taking on the secret Templar society.


The Raven (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 114 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: $16.01M

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.


Trespass Against Us (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 50 | Earnings: null

A man looks to find a way to escape the criminal ways of his outlaw family.


Hampstead (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: null

An American widow finds unexpected love with a man living wild on Hampstead Heath when they take on the developers who want to destroy his home.


Country of My Skull (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 105 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: $0.16M

Langston Whitfield is a Washington Post journalist. His editor provocatively sends him to South Africa to cover the Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings, in which the perpetrators ...



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