Best Mark Strong movies

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Best Mark Strong movies

TOP 25:
Flashbacks of a Fool
Flashbacks of a Fool
Character: Manny Miesel
Genre: Drama
Release: 2008
An aging Hollywood star, Joe Scott, lives a life of narcissistic hedonism, observed by his laconic personal assistant, Ophelia. The death of his childhood best friend, Boots, takes our protagonist, and the movie, into an extended flashback to a sea-side town in 1970's Britain.

TOP 24:
Mindscape
Mindscape
Character: John Washington
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Release: 2013
A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.


TOP 23:
Body of Lies
Body of Lies
Character: Hani
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2008
The CIA’s hunt is on for the mastermind of a wave of terrorist attacks. Roger Ferris is the agency’s man on the ground, moving from place to place, scrambling to stay ahead of ever-shifting events. An eye in the sky – a satellite link – watches Ferris. At the other end of that real-time link is the CIA’s Ed Hoffman, strategizing events from thousands of miles away. And as Ferris nears the target, he discovers trust can be just as dangerous as it is necessary for survival.

TOP 22:
Oliver Twist
Oliver Twist
Character: Toby Crackit
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family
Release: 2005
Oliver Twist the modern filmed version of Charles Dickens bestseller, a Roman Polanski adaptation. The classic Dickens tale, where an orphan meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master.

TOP 21:
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
Character: Nick Caldarelli
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2008
London, England, on the eve of World War II. Guinevere Pettigrew, a strict governess who is unable to keep a job, is fired again. Lost in the hostile city, a series of fortunate circumstances lead her to meet Delysia LaFosse, a glamorous and dazzling American jazz singer whose life is a chaos ruled by indecision, a continuous battle between love and fame.


TOP 20:
Emma
Emma
Character: Mr. Knightley
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1996
Emma Woodhouse has a rigid sense of propriety as regards matrimonial alliances. Unfortunately she insists on matchmaking for her less forceful friend, Harriet, and so causes her to come to grief. Through the sharp words of Mr. Knightley, and the example of the opinionated Mrs. Elton, someone not unlike herself, Emma's attitudes begin to soften.

TOP 19:
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Character: Jim Prideaux
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 18:
Sunshine
Sunshine
Character: István Sors
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1999
The film follows a Jewish family living in Hungary through three generations, rising from humble beginnings to positions of wealth and power in the crumbling Austro-Hungarian Empire. The patriarch becomes a prominent judge but is torn when his government sanctions anti-Jewish persecutions. His son converts to Christianity to advance his career as a champion fencer and Olympic hero, but is caught up in the Holocaust. Finally, the grandson, after surviving war, revolution, loss and betrayal, realizes that his ultimate allegiance must be to himself and his heritage.


TOP 17:
To End All Wars
To End All Wars
Character: Dusty Miller
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Release: 2001
Based on a real-life story, this drama focuses on a small group of Allied soldiers in Burma who are held captive by the Japanese. Capt. Ernest Gordon (Ciaran McMenamin), Lt. Jim Reardon (Kiefer Sutherland) and Maj. Ian Campbell (Robert Carlyle) are among the military officers kept imprisoned and routinely beaten and deprived of food. While Campbell wants to rebel and attempt an escape, Gordon tries to take a more stoic approach, an attitude that proves to be surprisingly resonant.

TOP 16:
Zero Dark Thirty
Zero Dark Thirty
Character: George
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 2012
A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May, 2011.

TOP 15:

RockNRolla

RockNRolla
Character: Archy
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2008
When a Russian mobster sets up a real estate scam that generates millions of pounds, various members of London's criminal underworld pursue their share of the fortune. Various shady characters, including Mr One-Two, Stella the accountant, and Johnny Quid, a druggie rock-star, try to claim their slice.


TOP 14:

The Way Back

The Way Back
Character: Andrei Khabarov
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Release: 2010
Peter Weir's follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man's struggle for freedom. At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag. The film details their perilous & uncertain journey to freedom, as they cross deserts, mountains, & several nations.

TOP 13:

Sunshine

Sunshine
Character: Pinbacker
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2007
Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last hope.

TOP 12:

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 11:

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Character: Hamish Mycroft / Merlin
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 10:

Shazam!

Shazam!
Character: Doctor Thaddeus Sivana
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 2019
A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.

TOP 9:

The Guard

The Guard
Character: Clive Cornell
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2011
Two policemen must join forces to take on an international drug- smuggling gang - one, an unorthodox Irish policeman and the other, a straitlaced FBI agent. Sergeant Gerry Boyle is an eccentric small-town cop with a confrontational and crass personality and a subversive sense of humor. A longtime policeman in County Galway, Boyle is a maverick with his own moral code. He has seen enough of the world to know there isn't much to it and has had plenty of time to think about it. When a fellow police officer disappears and Boyle's small town becomes key to a large drug trafficking investigation, he is forced to at least feign interest when dealing with the humorless FBI agent Wendell Everett assigned to the case.

TOP 8:

Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass
Character: Frank D'Amico
Genre: Action, Crime
Release: 2010
Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.

TOP 7:

The Young Victoria

The Young Victoria
Character: Sir John Conroy
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Release: 2009
As the only legitimate heir of England's King William, teenage Victoria gets caught up in the political machinations of her own family. Victoria's mother wants her to sign a regency order, while her Belgian uncle schemes to arrange a marriage between the future monarch and Prince Albert, the man who will become the love of her life.

TOP 6:

Stardust

Stardust
Character: Septimus
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Family
Release: 2007
In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his true identity.


TOP 5:

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes
Character: Lord Blackwood
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Release: 2009
Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.

TOP 4:

The Siege of Jadotville

The Siege of Jadotville
Character: Conor Cruise O'Brien
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Release: 2016
Irish Commandant Pat Quinlan leads a stand off with troops against French and Belgian Mercenaries in the Congo during in the early 1960s.

TOP 3:

Miss Sloane

Miss Sloane
Character: Rodolfo Vittorio Schmidt
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2016
An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.

TOP 2:

Kingsman: The Secret Service

Kingsman: The Secret Service
Character: Hamish Mycroft / Merlin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2015
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 1:

The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game
Character: Stewart Menzies
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Release: 2014
Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.