Best David Tennant movies

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Best David Tennant movies

TOP 25:
The Decoy Bride
The Decoy Bride
Character: James Arber
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2011
A local woman is hired to draw paparazzi away from a Hollywood actress who has come to Scotland to get married.

TOP 24:
Bright Young Things
Bright Young Things
Character: Ginger Littlejohn
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2003
In the 1930s, a social set known to the press – who follow their every move – as the “Bright Young Things” are Adam and his friends who are eccentric, wild and entirely shocking to the older generation. Amidst the madness, Adam, who is well connected but totally broke, is desperately trying to get enough money to marry the beautiful Nina. While his attempts to raise cash are constantly thwarted, their friends seem to self-destruct, one-by-one, in an endless search for newer and faster sensations. Finally, when world events out of their control come crashing around them, they are forced to reassess their lives and what they value most.


TOP 23:
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!
Character: Charles Darwin (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2012
The luxuriantly bearded Pirate Captain is a boundlessly enthusiastic, if somewhat less-than-successful, terror of the High Seas. With a rag-tag crew at his side, and seemingly blind to the impossible odds stacked against him, the Captain has one dream: to beat his bitter rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz to the much coveted Pirate of the Year Award. It’s a quest that takes our heroes from the shores of exotic Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London. Along the way they battle a diabolical queen and team up with a haplessly smitten young scientist, but never lose sight of what a pirate loves best: adventure!

TOP 22:
Jude
Jude
Character: Drunk Undergraduate
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1996
In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving marriage to a farmer's daughter named Arabella. But when his wife leaves him, Jude sees an opportunity to improve himself. He moves to the city and begins an affair with his married cousin, Sue, courting tragedy every step of the way.

TOP 21:
Mary Queen of Scots
Mary Queen of Scots
Character: John Knox
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2018
In 1561, Mary Stuart, widow of the King of France, returns to Scotland, reclaims her rightful throne and menaces the future of Queen Elizabeth I as ruler of England, because she has a legitimate claim to the English throne. Betrayals, rebellions, conspiracies and their own life choices imperil both Queens. They experience the bitter cost of power, until their tragic fate is finally fulfilled.


TOP 20:
Bad Samaritan
Bad Samaritan
Character: Cale Erendreich
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2018
A thief makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are no longer how he expected.

TOP 19:
What We Did on Our Holiday
What We Did on Our Holiday
Character: Doug McLeod
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2014
Doug and Abi and their three children travel to the Scottish Highlands for Doug's father Gordie's birthday party. It's soon clear that when it comes to keeping a secret under wraps from the rest of the family, their children are their biggest liability...

TOP 18:
Einstein and Eddington
Einstein and Eddington
Character: Arthur Eddington
Genre: History, Drama, TV Movie
Release: 2008
A look at the evolution of Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, and Einstein's relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to understand his ideas.


TOP 17:
United
United
Character: Jimmy Murphy
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2011
United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand interviews with the survivors and their families to tell the inspirational story of a team and community overcoming terrible tragedy.

TOP 16:
Ferdinand
Ferdinand
Character: Angus (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2017
Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five men come to choose the "biggest, fastest, roughest bull" for the bullfights in Madrid and Ferdinand is mistakenly chosen. Based on the classic 1936 children's book by Munro Leaf.

TOP 15:

Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead

Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Family, TV Movie
Release: 2009
A meeting in a London bus with jewel thief Lady Christina takes a turn for the worst for the Doctor when the bus takes a detour to a desert-like planet, where the deadly Swarm awaits. (Taken from the imdb page)


TOP 14:

Derren Brown: Pushed to the Edge

Derren Brown: Pushed to the Edge
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary, TV Movie
Release: 2016
Derren Brown investigates the power of social compliance by persuading an unwitting member of the public into believing that they have pushed someone to their death.

TOP 13:

Doctor Who: The Next Doctor

Doctor Who: The Next Doctor
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Family, TV Movie
Release: 2008
The Doctor arrives in Victorian London, it's Christmas, but the snow isn't the only thing descending on the tranquil and jubilant civilization...familiar silver giants of an alternate reality are amassing in numbers, The Cybermen are on the move again, and the only beings who can stop them are The Doctor...and another Doctor?

TOP 12:

Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned

Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Science Fiction, TV Movie
Release: 2007
When disaster hits the Titanic, the Doctor uncovers a threat to the whole human race. Battling alongside aliens, saboteurs, robot Angels and a new friend called Astrid, can he stop the Christmas inferno?

TOP 11:

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Character: Spitelout Jorgenson / Ivar the Whitless (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Release: 2019
As Hiccup fulfills his dream of creating a peaceful dragon utopia, Toothless’ discovery of an untamed, elusive mate draws the Night Fury away. When danger mounts at home and Hiccup’s reign as village chief is tested, both dragon and rider must make impossible decisions to save their kind.


TOP 10:

How to Train Your Dragon

How to Train Your Dragon
Character: Spitelout (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2010
As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, and instead befriends the beast – which he names Toothless – much to the chagrin of his warrior father

TOP 9:

RSC Live: Hamlet

RSC Live: Hamlet
Character: Hamlet
Genre: Drama
Release: 2009
David Tennant stars in a film of the Royal Shakespeare Company's award-winning production of Shakespeare's great play. Director Gregory Doran's modern-dress production was hailed by the critics as thrilling, fast-moving and, in parts, very funny.

TOP 8:

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Character: Bartemius 'Barty' Crouch Junior
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2005
Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort lurks, awaiting his chance to destroy Harry and all that he stands for.

TOP 7:

Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars

Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure, Family, TV Movie
Release: 2009
The Doctor joins forces with his oldest companion on record when a military base comes under attack from sentient, dangerous waters. It may be another stand against immeasurable odds, but waiting in the wings for the Time Lord is a sign all songs must end....

TOP 6:

Doctor Who: The Runaway Bride

Doctor Who: The Runaway Bride
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Science Fiction, TV Movie, Drama, Comedy
Release: 2006
A young bride in the midst of her wedding finds herself mysteriously transported to the TARDIS. The Doctor must discover what her connection is with the Empress of Racnoss's plan to destroy the world.


TOP 5:

Doctor Who: Time Crash

Doctor Who: Time Crash
Character: Tenth Doctor
Genre: Science Fiction, TV Movie
Release: 2007
After Martha Jones parts company with the Doctor, his TARDIS collides with another, and he comes face to face with one of his previous incarnations.

TOP 4:

The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot
Character: himself
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2013
A star studded special written and directed by Peter Davison. With the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who about to film, the 'Classic' Doctors are keen to be involved. But do they manage it?

TOP 3:

Doctor Who: The End of Time

Doctor Who: The End of Time
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Science Fiction, TV Movie
Release: 2009
The Doctor finally faces his destiny as both his home planet and old foe reappears.

TOP 2:

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor
Character: The Doctor
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure
Release: 2013
In 2013, something terrible is awakening in London's National Gallery; in 1562, a murderous plot is afoot in Elizabethan England; and somewhere in space an ancient battle reaches its devastating conclusion. All of reality is at stake as the Doctor's own dangerous past comes back to haunt him.

TOP 1:

Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing
Character: Benedick
Release: 2011
David Tennant and Catherine Tate appear together on stage for the first time in William Shakespeare’s timeless comedy Much Ado About Nothing. Two young lovers, Claudio and Hero, are to be married imminently but the devious scheming of a resentful Prince looks set to thwart the nuptials. Meanwhile, marriage seems inconceivable for reluctant lovers Beatrice and Benedick whose endless witty sparring threatens to keep them apart forever. Directed by Josie Rourke, Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse, Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare’s great plays and reminds us all of the failings and triumphs of the human condition in our never ending search for perfect love.