Search results for "Gerard Butler"


How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014) RT 92% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2014

The thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon trilogy brings back the fantastical world of Hiccup and Toothless five years later. While Astrid, Snotlout ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Dean DeBlois
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Jonah Hill  •  Cate Blanchett

300 (2006)

Based on Frank Miller's graphic novel, "300" is very loosely based the 480 B.C. Battle of Thermopylae, where the King of Sparta led his army against the advancing Persians; ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  Zack Snyder
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Lena Headey  •  Dominic West  •  David Wenham

How to Train Your Dragon (2010) RT 98% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Oct 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 ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Dean DeBlois  •  Chris Sanders
CAST:  Jay Baruchel  •  Gerard Butler  •  Craig Ferguson  •  America Ferrera

The Phantom of the Opera (2004) RT 32% / Audience 84%

DVD release: May 2005

Deformed since birth, a bitter man known only as the Phantom lives in the sewers underneath the Paris Opera House. He falls in love with the obscure chorus singer Christine, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Emmy Rossum  •  Patrick Wilson  •  Miranda Richardson

Gods of Egypt (2016) RT 16% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 2016

A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Alex Proyas
CAST:  Nikolaj Coster-Waldau  •  Courtney Eaton  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Gerard Butler

Olympus Has Fallen (2013) RT 48% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2013

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Angela Bassett  •  Morgan Freeman

Movie 43 (2013) RT 4% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Bob Odenkirk  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Brett Ratner  •  Griffin Dunne  •  James Gunn  •  Steven Brill  •  Steve Carr  •  James Duffy  •  Patrik Forsberg  •  Rusty Cundieff  •  Jonathan van Tulleken  •  Will Graham
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Common  •  Charlie Saxton

Playing for Keeps (2012) RT 3% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team in an attempt to get his life together.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gabriele Muccino
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Jessica Biel  •  Uma Thurman  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones

Chasing Mavericks (2012) RT 31% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Curtis Hanson  •  Michael Apted
CAST:  Leven Rambin  •  Gerard Butler  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Abigail Spencer

Gift of the Night Fury (2011)

The Viking town of Berk, now enjoying its new alliance with the dragons, is preparing for its annual winter holiday of Snoggletog. However, that spirit is threatened when all ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Owens
CAST:  Jay Baruchel  •  Gerard Butler  •  Craig Ferguson  •  America Ferrera




Machine Gun Preacher (2011) RT 29% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2012

The true story of Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker who finds God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been kidnapped and pressed into duty ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Justin Michael Brandt  •  Richard Goteri

Coriolanus (2011) RT 93% / Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2012

Caius Martius, aka Coriolanus, is an arrogant and fearsome general who has built a career on protecting Rome from its enemies. Pushed by his ambitious mother to seek the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ralph Fiennes
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Lubna Azabal  •  Ashraf Barhom

Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (2010) RT Audience 66%

The film follows Hiccup and his young fellows accompanying their mentor, Gobber, on a quest to kill the legendary Boneknapper Dragon. An extra that accompanies the film "How ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Puglisi
CAST:  Kevin Michael Richardson  •  Jay Baruchel  •  Gerard Butler  •  Craig Ferguson

The Bounty Hunter (2010) RT 13% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Milo Boyd is a bounty hunter whose latest gig is rather satisfying, as he finds out that the bail-skipper he must chase down is his own ex-wife, Nicole -- but she has no ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Andy Tennant
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Gio Perez  •  Siobhan Fallon

Law Abiding Citizen (2009) RT 25% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2010

A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  F. Gary Gray
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Leslie Bibb  •  Colm Meaney

Tales of the Black Freighter (2009)

A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Animation • Horror
DIRECTION:  Mike Smith  •  Daniel DelPurgatorio
CAST:  Gerard Butler

Nim's Island (2008) RT 51% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Aug 2008

A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mark Levin  •  Jennifer Flackett
CAST:  Abigail Breslin  •  Jodie Foster  •  Gerard Butler  •  Michael Carman

Butterfly on a Wheel (2007)

A sociopathic kidnapper methodically pushes a desperate pair of parents to their absolute breaking point.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mike Barker
CAST:  Pierce Brosnan  •  Maria Bello  •  Gerard Butler  •  Emma Karwandy

Beowulf & Grendel (2005) RT 48% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Sep 2006

The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sturla Gunnarsson
CAST:  Hringur Ingvarsson  •  Spencer Wilding  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Gunnar Eyjólfsson

The Game of Their Lives (2005)

Based on a true story, this film tells the tale of the 1950 US soccer team who, against all odds, beat England 1 - 0 in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Although no US team ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Wes Bentley  •  Gavin Rossdale  •  Costas Mandylor