Best Movies of Mel Gibson

Braveheart (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 223 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $75.60M

When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, Sir William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England.

Lethal Weapon (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 181 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $65.21M

A veteran policeman, Murtaugh, is partnered with a younger, suicidal officer, Riggs. They both have one thing in common: hating working in pairs. Now they must learn to work with one another to stop a gang of drug smugglers.

Mad Max 2 (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 172 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $9.00M

In the post-apocalyptic Australian wasteland, a cynical drifter agrees to help a small, gasoline rich, community escape a band of bandits.

Chicken Run (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 172 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 88 | Earnings: $106.79M

When a cockerel apparently flies into a chicken farm, the chickens see him as an opportunity to escape their evil owners.

Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 166 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $147.25M

Riggs and Murtaugh are on the trail of South African diplomats who are using their immunity to engage in criminal activities.

Mad Max (1979)

Aggregate Rating: 163 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: null

In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

Aggregate Rating: 156 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $36.20M

Lead Role: Mel Gibson, Tina Turner, Bruce Spence, Adam Cockburn, | Director:

After being exiled from the most advanced town in post apocalyptic Australia, a drifter travels with a group of abandoned children to rebel against the town's queen.

The Patriot (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 156 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $113.33M

Peaceful farmer Benjamin Martin is driven to lead the Colonial Militia during the American Revolution when a sadistic British officer murders his son.

Signs (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 150 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $227.97M

A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.

Ransom (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $136.45M

When a multimillionaire man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then turns the tables on the kidnappers when he uses the ransom money as a reward for the capture of the kidnappers.

We Were Soldiers (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $78.12M

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it, while their wives wait nervously and anxiously at home for the good news or the bad news.

Gallipoli (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: null

Two Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I.

Dragged Across Concrete (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 140 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: null

Once two overzealous cops get suspended from the force, they must delve into the criminal underworld to get their just due.

The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)

Aggregate Rating: 140 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: null

A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer.

Pocahontas (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $141.60M

Lead Role: Mel Gibson, Linda Hunt, Christian Bale, Joe Baker, | Director:

An English soldier and the daughter of an Algonquin chief share a romance when English colonists invade seventeenth-century Virginia.

Blood Father (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: null

An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 17-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.

The Beaver (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $0.96M

A troubled husband and executive adopts a beaver hand-puppet as his sole means of communication.

The Man Without a Face (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 132 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $24.76M

Chuck wants to leave home, but can't make the grade for boarding school. Then he finds out the disfigured recluse living nearby, is an ex-teacher.

What Women Want (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $182.81M

After an accident, a chauvinistic executive gains the ability to hear what women are really thinking.

Tequila Sunrise (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 126 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $41.29M

A former L.A. drug dealer tries to go straight but his past and his underworld connections bring him into the focus of the DEA, the Mexican feds and the Mexican drug cartels.