Best Geoffrey Rush movies

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Best Geoffrey Rush movies
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TOP 25:
The Daughter
The Daughter
Geoffrey Rush as: Henry
Genre: Drama
Release: 2015
In the last days of a dying logging town, Christian returns to his family home for his father Henry’s wedding. While home, Christian reconnects with his childhood friend Oliver, who has stayed in town working at Henry’s timber mill and is now out of a job. As Christian gets to know Oliver’s wife Charlotte, daughter Hedvig, and father Walter, he discovers a secret that could tear Oliver’s family apart.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eric Roberts movies?

TOP 24:
Lantana
Lantana
Geoffrey Rush as: John Knox
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2001
Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit emerges -- drawing in four related couples whose various partners are distrustful and suspicious about each other's involvement.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Barbara Hershey movies?


TOP 23:
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Geoffrey Rush as: Captain Hector Barbossa
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 2017
Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it, he must forge an uneasy alliance with a brilliant and beautiful astronomer and a headstrong young man in the British navy.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Wenham movies?

TOP 22:
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Geoffrey Rush as: Sir Francis Walsingham
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Release: 2007
When Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain's invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard to the lives of her people.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Abbie Cornish movies?

TOP 21:
Swimming Upstream
Swimming Upstream
Geoffrey Rush as: Harold Fingleton
Genre: Drama
Release: 2003
A young man aspiring for recognition of his talents battles against his estranged father's sentiment towards him as the father deals with his own demons.


TOP 20:
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
Geoffrey Rush as: Ezylryb (voice)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Release: 2010
Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight the army being created by the wicked rulers of St. Aggie's. The film is based on the first three books in the series.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joel Edgerton movies?

TOP 19:
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers
Geoffrey Rush as: Peter Sellers
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2004
The turbulent personal and professional life of actor Peter Sellers (1925-1980), from his beginnings as a comic performer on BBC Radio to his huge success as one of the greatest film comedians of all time; an obsessive artist so dedicated to his work that neglected his loved ones and sacrificed part of his own personality to convincingly create that of his many memorable characters.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Lithgow movies?

TOP 18:
Shakespeare in Love
Shakespeare in Love
Geoffrey Rush as: Philip Henslowe
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.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joseph Fiennes movies?


TOP 17:
Quills
Quills
Geoffrey Rush as: Marquis de Sade
Genre: Drama
Release: 2000
A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the asylum's resident priest. The titillating passages whip all of France into a sexual frenzy, until a fiercely conservative doctor tries to put an end to the fun.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Amelia Warner movies?

TOP 16:
Munich
Munich
Geoffrey Rush as: Ephraim
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 2005
During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and execute those responsible for the attack.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ayelet Zurer movies?

TOP 15:

Elizabeth

Elizabeth
Geoffrey Rush as: Sir Francis Walsingham
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1998
The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alfie Allen movies?


TOP 14:

Candy

Candy
Geoffrey Rush as: Caspar
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2006
A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and despair.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Shiri Appleby movies?

TOP 13:

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Geoffrey Rush as: Captain Hector Barbossa
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2007
Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jack Davenport movies?

TOP 12:

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Geoffrey Rush as: Captain Hector Barbossa
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2006
Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Stellan Skarsgård movies?

TOP 11:

Harvie Krumpet

Harvie Krumpet
Geoffrey Rush as: Narrator (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Release: 2003
Harvie Krumpet is the biography of an ordinary man seemingly cursed with perpetual bad luck. From being born with Tourette's Syndrome, to getting struck by lightning; from having his testicle removed to developing Alzheimer's disease; Harvie's troubles seem unending! Yet, Harvie learns many lessons in life and enjoys its many fruits. He finds love, freedom, nudity and ultimately the true meaning.


TOP 10:

Storm Boy

Storm Boy
Geoffrey Rush as: Mike 'Storm Boy' Kingley
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Release: 2019
Storm Boy lives a lonely life with his reclusive father on a desolate coastline, but when he forms a close bond with a pelican, Mr. Percival, his life takes a new and unexpected turn.

TOP 9:

Les Misérables

Les Misérables
Geoffrey Rush as: Javert
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Release: 1998
Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men's lives, and soon Valjean finds himself in the midst of the student revolutions in France.

TOP 8:

Shine

Shine
Geoffrey Rush as: David Helfgott
Genre: Drama
Release: 1996
Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim.

TOP 7:

Frida

Frida
Geoffrey Rush as: Leon Trotsky
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
A biography of artist Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work.

TOP 6:

The Book Thief

The Book Thief
Geoffrey Rush as: Hans Hubermann
Genre: Drama
Release: 2013
While subjected to the horrors of WWII Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.


TOP 5:

The King's Speech

The King's Speech
Geoffrey Rush as: Lionel Logue
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 4:

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Geoffrey Rush as: Captain Hector Barbossa
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Release: 2003
Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 18th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.

TOP 3:

Finding Nemo

Finding Nemo
Geoffrey Rush as: Nigel (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 2003
Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish, hungry seagulls, and more along the way.

TOP 2:

The Best Offer

The Best Offer
Original Title: La migliore offerta
Geoffrey Rush as: Virgil Oldman
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Release: 2013
Virgil Oldman is a world renowned antiques expert and auctioneer. An eccentric genius, he leads a solitary life, going to extreme lengths to keep his distance from the messiness of human relationships. When appointed by the beautiful but emotionally damaged Claire to oversee the valuation and sale of her family’s priceless art collection, Virgil allows himself to form an attachment to her – and soon he is engulfed by a passion which will rock his bland existence to the core.

TOP 1:

Holding the Man

Holding the Man
Geoffrey Rush as: Barry
Genre: Drama
Release: 2015
In the 1970s, a young Australian boy, Timothy, finds himself confused. He falls for the captain of the football team. What follows shows all aspects of a relationship, regardless of gender or sexual preference. Conflict, temptation, and a huge burden which will affect every aspect of their lives.



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