Highest Rated Titles With Ian McKellen
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- Movies or TV
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The Graham Norton Show (2007– )
Hugh Jackman/Sir Patrick Stewart/Sir Ian McKellen/James Blunt
AL | 48 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart discuss their upcoming X-Men movie Logan (2017); Ian McKellen talks about his role in the upcoming Disney live-action remake Beauty and the Beast (2017); ... See full summary »
7. Premio Donostia a Ian McKellen (2009 TV Special)
Premio Donostia translates to The Donostia Award. It is an honorific award given every year to either one, two or several actors and occasionally to directors. It is awarded during the San ... See full summary »
Playing Shakespeare (1982– )
Using the Verse
49 min | Documentary
John Barton and company examine blank verse. Its strengths and particularities are discussed in great detail. Members of the cast try out various readings.
Shakespeare Uncovered (2012– )
King Lear with Christopher Plummer
52 min | Documentary
Christopher Plummer discusses William Shakespeare's King Lear with Jonathan Miller, Ian McKellen and Simmon Russell Beale.
12 | 201 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.
Votes: 1,453,555 | Gross: $377.85M
12 | 178 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.
Votes: 1,470,219 | Gross: $315.54M
18. National Theatre Live: King Lear (2018)
227 min | Drama
Two ageing fathers - one a King, one his courtier - reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery - and their worlds ... See full summary »
19. The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth (2004 Video Game)
Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
You play the events of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, both with the Fellowship of the Ring and the larger War of the Ring.
22 min | Comedy
Freddie and Stuart are having a party to celebrate their 49th anniversary. Ash accidentally invites Stuart's mother Mildred, who doesn't know her son is gay.
25. Doctor Who (2005– )
9 | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
The further adventures in time and space of the alien adventurer known as the Doctor, a Time Lord/Lady who can change appearance and gender by regenerating when near death, and his/her human companions.
27. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
12 | 179 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.
Votes: 1,314,291 | Gross: $342.55M
BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Hedda Gabler is a beautiful woman married to the solid and respectable academic George Tesman. Then an old flame, the dreamer Eilert Lovborg, turns up on the scene with tragic results.
Sir Ian McKellen
30 min | Comedy, Drama
Andy's school mate Steve Sherwood visits him on set and inspires Darren to ask Maggie out on a date. Wanting to be recognized more for his acting abilities, Andy auditions for a new play directed by Sir Ian McKellen.
23 min | Comedy
Worried that her wealthy sister Lillian will discover the truth about a few white lies she's told, Violet and her friends begin a plan to save her from humiliation.
37. The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (2013 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
39. Shakespeare Uncovered (2012– )
55 min | Documentary
Various actors discuss Shakespeare plays. Each episode is presented by one actor and, in most cases, the actor discusses one play. However, some episodes cover more than one play. For ... See full summary »
40. The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II - The Rise of the Witch-king (2006 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After the death of Isildur and with the missing of the ring. The Witch King plans to attack to dunedain kingdom of Arnor and take control of the north.
41. Great West End Theatres (2012– )
65 min | Documentary, History
Directed by Marc Sinden and produced by Jo Gilbert, Great West End Theatres is an enjoyable, informed and informative stroll around London's famed Theatreland in the company of the ... See full summary »
42. The Hobart Shakespeareans (2005 TV Movie)
Rafe Esquith, 1992 American Teacher of the Year and National Medal of Arts recipient, teaches 5th-grade children whose parents don't speak English at a school in a dangerous, poor, drug-infested 100% Latino/Asian neighborhood in Los Angeles.
Who Do You Think You Are? (2004– )
Sir Ian McKellen
58 min | Documentary, Biography, History
The actor and civil-rights activist delves into his family history and discovers one of his ancestors was a Victorian political activist, another was linked to the theatre. He learns his family have a link to an ancient landmark.
48. The Daily Show (1996– )
22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show
Providing comedy/news in the tradition of TV Nation and SNL's Weekend Update, Comedy Central's Daily Show reports on the foibles and of the real world with a satirical edge. In addition to ... See full summary »
49. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)
30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show
Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.