Best Colin Firth movies

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Best Colin Firth movies

TOP 25:
Fever Pitch
Fever Pitch
Character: Paul Ashworth
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1997
A romantic comedy about a man, a woman and a football team. Based on Nick Hornby's best selling autobiographical novel, Fever Pitch. English teacher Paul Ashworth believes his long standing obsession with Arsenal serves him well. But then he meets Sarah. Their relationship develops in tandem with Arsenal's roller coaster fortunes in the football league, both leading to a nail biting climax.

TOP 24:
Bridget Jones's Diary
Bridget Jones's Diary
Character: Mark Fitzwilliam Darcy
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Release: 2001
A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.


TOP 23:
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Character: Bill Haydon
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Release: 2011
In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.

TOP 22:
Valmont
Valmont
Character: Valmont
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1989
Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. The lover, Valmont, bets that he can seduce her, even though she is an honorable woman. If he wins, he can have his lover to do as he will. However, in the process of seducing the married woman, Valmont falls in love. Based on the same novel as "Dangerous Liaisons."

TOP 21:
The Happy Prince
The Happy Prince
Character: Reggie Turner
Genre: Drama
Release: 2018
In 1895, Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) was the most famous writer in London, and Bosie Douglas, son of the notorious Marquess of Queensberry, was his lover. Accused and convicted of gross indecency, he was imprisoned for two years and subjected to hard labor. Once free, he abandons England to live in France, where he will spend his last years, haunted by memories of the past, poverty and immense sadness.


TOP 20:
A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
Character: Fred
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 2009
Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge is faced with his own story of growing bitterness and meanness, and must decide what his own future will hold: death or redemption.

TOP 19:
Shakespeare in Love
Shakespeare in Love
Character: Lord Wessex
Genre: Comedy, History, Romance
Release: 1998
Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, "Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter," before it's even written. When a lovely noblewoman auditions for a role, they fall into forbidden love -- and his play finds a new life (and title). As their relationship progresses, Shakespeare's comedy soon transforms into tragedy.

TOP 18:
The Importance of Being Earnest
The Importance of Being Earnest
Character: John Worthing („Jack“)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Release: 2002
Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...


TOP 17:
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Character: Harry Hart / Galahad
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 2017
When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.

TOP 16:
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Character: Harry Bright
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2008
An independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on a Greek island is about to marry off the spirited young daughter she's raised alone. But, the daughter has secretly invited three of her mother's ex-lovers in the hopes of finding her biological father.

TOP 15:

The Railway Man

The Railway Man
Character: Eric
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2013
A victim from World War II's "Death Railway" sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.


TOP 14:

Kingsman: The Secret Service Revealed

Kingsman: The Secret Service Revealed
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2015
Documentary presenting various topics in the making of the 2014 comic book film: "Kingsman: The Secret Service"

TOP 13:

When Did You Last See Your Father?

When Did You Last See Your Father?
Original Title: And When Did You Last See Your Father?
Character: Blake Morrison
Genre: Drama
Release: 2007
The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.

TOP 12:

Love Actually

Love Actually
Character: Jamie Bennett
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2003
Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.

TOP 11:

The English Patient

The English Patient
Character: Geoffrey Clifton
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 1996
In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics.


TOP 10:

Apartment Zero

Apartment Zero
Character: Adrian LeDuc
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Drama
Release: 1989
The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.

TOP 9:

Blackadder: Back & Forth

Blackadder: Back & Forth
Character: William Shakespeare
Genre: Comedy, History, Science Fiction
Release: 1999
It's Millennium Eve and Blackadder is hosting a dinner party for a few select friends, Lady Elizabeth, Viscount George, Archbishop Melchett and Archbishop Darling. Baldrick devises yet another of his infamous cunning plans to help his ever greedy master Edmund Blackadder con money from his gullible friends. The pair build a "time machine" from empty cereal packets and place bets with their friends as to when in history they will travel, retrieving various artifacts from their travels as proof, items which Blackadder already owns! However, in a strange twist of fate the time machine actually works and the pair are thrown back in history initially to the Jurassic period. Gradually the pair start to return to their own time stopping off at various famous times in history such as Sherwood Forest and the Battle of Waterloo but will they make it home?

TOP 8:

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
Character: Harry Bright
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2018
Five years after meeting her three fathers, Sophie Sheridan prepares to open her mother’s hotel. In 1979, young Donna Sheridan meets the men who each could be Sophie’s biological father.

TOP 7:

Conspiracy

Conspiracy
Character: Dr. Wilhelm Stuckart
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2001
The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, this group of high ranking German officials came to the historic and far reaching decision that the Jews of Europe were to be exterminated in what would come to be known as the Holocaust.

TOP 6:

Red Nose Day Actually

Red Nose Day Actually
Character: Jamie
Genre: TV Movie, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2017
Fourteen years after the events of the first film, a series of encounters between people in Britain reminds us that in these different times Love, actually exists.


TOP 5:

A Single Man

A Single Man
Character: George Falconer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
The life of George Falconer, a British college professor, is reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will to live as he seeks the console of his close girl friend Charley, who is struggling with her own questions about life.

TOP 4:

Kingsman: The Secret Service

Kingsman: The Secret Service
Character: Harry Hart / Galahad
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2014
The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

TOP 3:

The King's Speech

The King's Speech
Character: King George VI
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2010
The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country into war.

TOP 2:

The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden
Character: Adult Colin Craven
Genre: Drama, Family, TV Movie
Release: 1987
When a spoiled English girl living in 19th century India loses both parents in a cholera epidemic, she is sent back to England to live in a country mansion. The lord is a strange old man-- frail and deformed, immensely kind but so melancholy. She wishes to discover what has caused him so much sorrow and to bring joy back to the household. It all must have something to do with the screams and wails which echo through the house at night and no one wants to talk about.

TOP 1:

1917

1917
Character: General Erinmore
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Release: 2019
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers—Blake's own brother among them.