Best Ian Holm movies

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Best Ian Holm movies
Today we present the best Ian Holm movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Ian Holm:

TOP 25:
Renaissance
Renaissance
Ian Holm as: Jonas Muller
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Release: 2006
To find Ilona and unlock the secrets of her disappearance, Karas must plunge deep into the parallel worlds of corporate espionage, organized crime and genetic research - where the truth imprisons whoever finds it first and miracles can be bought but at a great price.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard T. Jones movies?

TOP 24:
Kafka
Kafka
Ian Holm as: Dr. Murnau
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Release: 1991
Kafka, an insurance worker gets embroiled in an underground group after a co-worker is murdered. The underground group is responsible for bombings all over town, attempting to thwart a secret organization that controls the major events in society. He eventually penetrates the secret organization and must confront them.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jeremy Irons movies?


TOP 23:
From Hell
From Hell
Ian Holm as: Sir William Gull
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2001
Frederick Abberline is an opium-huffing inspector from Scotland Yard who falls for one of Jack the Ripper's prostitute targets in this Hughes brothers adaption of a graphic novel that posits the Ripper's true identity.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patrick Troughton movies?

TOP 22:
Hamlet
Hamlet
Ian Holm as: Polonius
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1990
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans revenge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Timothy Spall movies?

TOP 21:
Time Bandits
Time Bandits
Ian Holm as: Napoleon
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1981
Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they've purloined a map charting all of the holes in the fabric of time and are using it to steal treasures from different historical eras. Taking Kevin with them, they variously drop in on Napoleon, Robin Hood and King Agamemnon before the Supreme Being catches up with them.


TOP 20:
eXistenZ
eXistenZ
Ian Holm as: Kiri Vinokur
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1999
A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jennifer Jason Leigh movies?

TOP 19:
The Madness of King George
The Madness of King George
Ian Holm as: Dr. Willis
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Release: 1994
King George III's erratic behaviour leads to a plot in Parliament to have him declared insane and removed from the throne.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rupert Everett movies?

TOP 18:
Chariots of Fire
Chariots of Fire
Ian Holm as: Sam Mussabini
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1981
In the class-obsessed and religiously divided UK of the early 1920s, two determined young runners train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Eric Liddell, a devout Christian born to Scottish missionaries in China, sees running as part of his worship of God's glory and refuses to train or compete on the Sabbath. Harold Abrahams overcomes anti-Semitism and class bias, but neglects his beloved sweetheart in his single-minded quest.


TOP 17:
Naked Lunch
Naked Lunch
Ian Holm as: Tom Frost
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1991
Blank-faced bug killer Bill Lee and his dead-eyed wife, Joan, like to get high on Bill's pest poisons while lounging with Beat poet pals. After meeting the devilish Dr. Benway, Bill gets a drug made from a centipede. Upon indulging, he accidentally kills Joan, takes orders from his typewriter-turned-cockroach, ends up in a constantly mutating Mediterranean city and learns that his hip friends have published his work -- which he doesn't remember writing.

TOP 16:
Big Night
Big Night
Ian Holm as: Pascal
Genre: Drama
Release: 1996
Primo & Secondo, two immigrant brothers, pin their hopes on a banquet honoring Louis Prima to save their struggling restaurant.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Liev Schreiber movies?

TOP 15:

Another Woman

Another Woman
Ian Holm as: Ken
Genre: Drama
Release: 1988
Marion is a woman who has learned to shield herself from her emotions. She rents an apartment to work undisturbed on her new book, but by some acoustic anomaly she can hear all that is said in the next apartment in which a psychiatrist holds his office. When she hears a young woman tell that she finds it harder and harder to bear her life, Marion starts to reflect on her own life. After a series of events she comes to understand how her unemotional attitude towards the people around her affected them and herself.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gena Rowlands movies?


TOP 14:

The Sweet Hereafter

The Sweet Hereafter
Ian Holm as: Mitchell Stephens
Genre: Drama
Release: 1997
A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his efforts only seem to push the townspeople further apart. At the same time, one teenage survivor of the accident has to reckon with the loss of innocence brought about by a different kind of damage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bruce Greenwood movies?

TOP 13:

Nicholas and Alexandra

Nicholas and Alexandra
Ian Holm as: Yakovlev
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Release: 1971
Tsar Nicholas II, the inept last monarch of Russia, insensitive to the needs of his people, is overthrown and exiled to Siberia with his family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Brian Cox movies?

TOP 12:

Lord of War

Lord of War
Ian Holm as: Simeon Weisz
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2005
Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer and, through some of the deadliest war zones, he struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals and even some of his customers who include many of the world’s most notorious dictators. Finally, he must also face his own conscience.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eamonn Walker movies?

TOP 11:

The Aviator

The Aviator
Ian Holm as: Professor Fitz
Genre: Drama
Release: 2004
A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alan Alda movies?


TOP 10:

Garden State

Garden State
Ian Holm as: Gideon Largeman
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2004
Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from various maladies - opens up the possibility of rekindling emotional attachments, confronting his psychologist father, and perhaps beginning a new life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Peter Sarsgaard movies?

TOP 9:

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Ian Holm as: Old Bilbo
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Release: 2012
Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.

TOP 8:

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Ian Holm as: Old Bilbo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2014
Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog the Defiler is marching on Erebor, fueled by the rise of the dark lord Sauron. Dwarves, elves and men must unite, and the hope for Middle-Earth falls into Bilbo's hands.

TOP 7:

Henry V

Henry V
Ian Holm as: Captain Fluellen
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1989
Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.

TOP 6:

The Fifth Element

The Fifth Element
Ian Holm as: Father Vito Cornelius
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Release: 1997
In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.


TOP 5:

Ratatouille

Ratatouille
Ian Holm as: Skinner (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2007
A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero, Auguste Gusteau. Despite the apparent dangers of being an unlikely - and certainly unwanted - visitor in the kitchen of a fine French restaurant, Remy's passion for cooking soon sets into motion a hilarious and exciting rat race that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down.

TOP 4:

Brazil

Brazil
Ian Holm as: Mr. M. Kurtzmann
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction
Release: 1985
Low-level bureaucrat Sam Lowry escapes the monotony of his day-to-day life through a recurring daydream of himself as a virtuous hero saving a beautiful damsel. Investigating a case that led to the wrongful arrest and eventual death of an innocent man instead of wanted terrorist Harry Tuttle, he meets the woman from his daydream, and in trying to help her gets caught in a web of mistaken identities, mindless bureaucracy and lies.

TOP 3:

Alien

Alien
Ian Holm as: Ash
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 1979
During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs attacks an explorer. The entire crew is unaware of the impending nightmare set to descend upon them when the alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host is birthed.

TOP 2:

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Ian Holm as: Bilbo Baggins
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2001
Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

TOP 1:

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Ian Holm as: Bilbo Baggins
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2003
Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam take the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.



If you like the best Ian Holm movies, then you will also like the best Christopher Lee movies, where many of their films coincide.