Best Gillian Anderson movies

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Best Gillian Anderson movies
If you love cinema, you will share this ranking of the best Gillian Anderson movies, although you may have ordered them differently. In any case, we hope you love it and with a little luck discovering a movie that you still don't know about Gillian Anderson.

TOP 21:
Robot Overlords
Robot Overlords
Character: Kate
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2015
Earth has been conquered by robots from another galaxy and the human survivors must stay in their homes, or risk incineration.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Nicholas Farrell movies?

TOP 20:
Straightheads
Straightheads
Character: Alice
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2007
There is instant chemistry between Alice (Gillian Anderson), a businesswoman, and Adam (Danny Dyer), a younger working-class man who installs a security system in her London apartment. She takes him to a party in the country, and they end up making love. But the night turns horrific when they encounter three thugs who maim Adam and rape Alice. The incident turns them into fearful recluses until Alice spots the leader of their attackers (Anthony Calf) -- and the two victims plot a brutal revenge.


TOP 19:
Boogie Woogie
Boogie Woogie
Character: Jean Maclestone
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2009
A comedy of manners, its cast of characters devouring each other in a small world awash with big money. Set against the backdrop of contemporary London and the international art scene, it casts an eye over the appetites and morality of some of its major players. Dealers, collectors, artists, wannabees vie with each other in a world in which success and downfall rest on a thin edge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joanna Lumley movies?

TOP 18:
The X Files: I Want to Believe
The X Files: I Want to Believe
Character: Dana Scully
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2008
Six years after the events of The X-Files series finale, former FBI agent Doctor Dana Scully is now a staff physician at Our Lady of Sorrows, a Catholic hospital, and treating a boy named Christian who has Sandhoff disease, a terminal brain condition. FBI agent Drummy arrives to ask Scully’s help in locating Fox Mulder, the fugitive former head of the X-Files division, and says they will call off its manhunt for him if he will help investigate the disappearances of several women, including young FBI agent Monica Banan. Mulder and Scully are called back to duty by the FBI when a former priest claims to be receiving psychic visions pertaining to a kidnapped agent.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Duchovny movies?

TOP 17:
Shadow Dancer
Shadow Dancer
Character: Kate Fletcher
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2012
Set in 1990s Belfast, a woman is forced to betray all she believes in for the sake of her son.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Domhnall Gleeson movies?


TOP 16:
Johnny English Reborn
Johnny English Reborn
Character: Pamela Thornton ("Pegasus")
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2011
The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on Johnny English to save the day. Armed with the latest high-tech weaponry and gadgets that would make even James Bond jealous, the once-disgraced agent uncovers evidence of a massive conspiracy involving some of the world's most powerful organisations, and vows to redeem his tarnished reputation by stopping the killers before they can strike.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rowan Atkinson movies?

TOP 15:

I'll Follow You Down

I'll Follow You Down
Character: Marika
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
Release: 2013
After the disappearance of a young scientist on a business trip, his son and wife struggle to cope, only to make a bizarre discovery years later - one that may bring him home.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Victor Garber movies?

TOP 14:

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
Character: Eleanor Johnson
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Corden movies?


TOP 13:

UFO

UFO
Character: Dr. Hendricks
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2018
A college student, who sees a UFO, uses his exceptional math skills to investigate the sighting with his friends while the FBI follows closely behind.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julian Glover movies?

TOP 12:

The Spy Who Dumped Me

The Spy Who Dumped Me
Character: Wendy
Genre: Action, Comedy
Release: 2018
Audrey and Morgan, two thirty-year-old best friends in Los Angeles, are thrust unexpectedly into an international conspiracy when Audrey’s ex-boyfriend shows up at their apartment with a team of deadly assassins on his trail.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mila Kunis movies?

TOP 11:

Crooked House

Crooked House
Character: Magda Leonides
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, TV Movie
Release: 2017
A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Christina Hendricks movies?


TOP 10:

The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth
Character: Lily Bart
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2000
A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jodhi May movies?

TOP 9:

Room on the Broom

Room on the Broom
Character: Witch (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 2012
Animated film based on the wonderful children's picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler. The story of a kind witch who invites a surprising collection of animals to join her on her broom, much to the frustration of her cat. The gang ultimately saves the witch from a fearsome dragon, and in gratitude she rewards them with a magnificent new broom which has room for everyone. A magical tale about friendship and family from Magic Light Pictures, the producers of the hugely successful The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child.

TOP 8:

Viceroy's House

Viceroy's House
Character: Edwina Mountbatten
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2017
In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.

TOP 7:

The X Files

The X Files
Character: Agent Dana Scully
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1998
Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.


TOP 6:

Playing by Heart

Playing by Heart
Character: Meredith
Genre: Drama
Release: 1998
Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to pull the solitary Keenan into her orbit. An adulterous couple meet at hotels for evening sex. Hugh tells tall tales, usually tragic, to women in bars.

TOP 5:

Mr. Morgan's Last Love

Mr. Morgan's Last Love
Character: Karen Morgan
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2013
The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.

TOP 4:

Sister

Sister
Original Title: L'enfant d'en haut
Character: Kristin Jansen
Genre: Drama
Release: 2012
A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.

TOP 3:

Sold

Sold
Character: Sophia
Genre: Drama
Release: 2016
Lakshmi is a thirteen-year-old girl who lives with her family in a small hut on a mountain in Nepal. When the Himalayan monsoons wash away all that remains of the family's crops, Lakshmi's father says she must leave home and take a job to support her family. He introduces her to a glamorous stranger who tells her she will find her a job as a maid in the city. Glad to be able to help, Lakshmi journeys to India and arrives at "Happiness House" full of hope. But she soon learns the unthinkable truth: she has been sold into prostitution...

TOP 2:

The Mighty

The Mighty
Character: Loretta Lee
Genre: Drama
Release: 1998
This tells the story of a strong friendship between a young boy with Morquio's syndrome and an older boy who is always bullied because of his size. Adapted from the novel, Freak the Mighty, the film explores a building of trust and friendship. Kevin, an intelligent guy helps out Maxwell to improve his reading skills. In return, Kevin wants Maxwell to take him out places since he is not allowed out unauthorized. Being the social outcasts of the town, Kevin and Maxwell come to realize that they are similar to each other and accept that they are "freaks" and nothing will stop them.


TOP 1:

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland
Character: Sarah Merrit
Genre: Drama
Release: 2006
Young Scottish doctor, Nicholas Garrigan decides it's time for an adventure after he finishes his formal education, so he decides to try his luck in Uganda, and arrives during the downfall of President Obote. General Idi Amin comes to power and asks Garrigan to become his personal doctor.


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