Best Movies of Gerard Butler

300 (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 196 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $210.59M

King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 188 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $217.39M

A hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself, and learns there may be more to the creatures than he assumed.

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 176 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $177.00M

When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace.

Coriolanus (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $0.76M

A banished hero of Rome allies with a sworn enemy to take his revenge on the city.

Dear Frankie (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $1.34M

After having responded to her son's numerous letters in the guise of his father, a woman hires a stranger to pose as his dad when meeting him.

RocknRolla (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $5.69M

In London, a real-estate scam puts millions of pounds up for grabs, attracting some of the city's scrappiest tough guys and its more established underworld types, all of whom are looking to get rich quick. While the city's seasoned criminals vie for the cash, an unexpected player -- a drugged-out rock 'n' roller presumed to be dead but very much alive -- has a multi-million-dollar prize fall into...

P.S. I Love You (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 39 | Earnings: $53.68M

A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life.

Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 132 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 34 | Earnings: $73.34M

A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.

Den of Thieves (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $44.95M

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 41 | Earnings: $98.90M

Disgraced Secret Service agent (and former presidential guard) Mike Banning finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack; using his inside knowledge, Banning works with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers.

The Phantom of the Opera (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 40 | Earnings: $51.23M

A young soprano becomes the obsession of a disfigured musical genius who lives beneath the Paris Opéra House. He kidnaps the soprano and forces the owners of the play to keep her as the lead role of the play.

Machine Gun Preacher (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: $0.54M

Sam Childers is a former drug-dealing biker tough guy who found God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been forced to become soldiers.

Chasing Mavericks (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 119 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $6.00M

When young Jay Moriarity discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it.

Angel Has Fallen (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 117 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $67.16M

Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat.

Nim's Island (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 117 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $48.01M

A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.

Hunter Killer (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 114 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: $15.69M

An untested American submarine captain teams with U.S. Navy Seals to rescue the Russian president, who has been kidnapped by a rogue general.

The Ugly Truth (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 111 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 28 | Earnings: $88.92M

A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help ...

Reign of Fire (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 39 | Earnings: $43.06M

A brood of fire-breathing dragons emerges from the earth and begins setting everything ablaze, establishing dominance over the planet.

The Game of Their Lives (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 109 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $0.38M

Based on a true story, this film tells the tale of the 1950 U.S. soccer team, who, against all odds, beat England 1 - 0 in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Although no U.S. team has ever won a World Cup title, this story is about the family traditions and passions which shaped the lives of the players who made up this team of underdogs.

Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: $65.65M

Adventuress Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's Box before an evil scientist and recruits a former Marine turned mercenary to assist her.