Search results for "Michael Fassbender"


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

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 2005

The corpse of a shabbily dressed young woman has been discovered in the mud flats of the Thames at low tide. Police assume she's a prostitute, but Dr. Watson suspects ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon Cellan Jones
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  Ian Hart  •  Nicholas Palliser  •  Neil Dudgeon

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) RT 91% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Oct 2014

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Bryan Singer
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  James McAvoy  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Ian McKellen

Frank (2014) RT 91% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A comedy about a young wannabe musician (Domhnall Gleeson) who discovers he has bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lenny Abrahamson
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Domhnall Gleeson  •  Scoot McNairy

The Counselor (2013)

A rich and successful lawyer named Counselor is about to get married to his fiancée but soon meets up with the middle-man known as Westray who tells him his drug trafficking ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Javier Bardem  •  Cameron Diaz

1 (2013)

Set in the golden era of Grand Prix Racing '1' tells the story of a generation of charismatic drivers who raced on the edge, risking their lives during Formula 1's deadliest ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Paul Crowder
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Niki Lauda  •  Michael Schumacher  •  Lewis Hamilton

Prometheus (2012) RT 73% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Noomi Rapace  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Charlize Theron  •  Idris Elba

Haywire (2012) RT 80% / Audience 41%

DVD release: May 2012

Mallory Kane is a highly trained operative who works for a government security contractor in the dirtiest, most dangerous corners of the world. After successfully freeing a ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Gina Carano  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Channing Tatum

Pitch Black Heist (2011) RT Audience 100%

Liam (Liam Cunningham) and Michael (Michael Fassbender) are professional safe crackers who meet on a simple job to relieve an office safe from its contents. The catch is a ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  John Maclean
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Liam Cunningham

Shame (2011) RT 79% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 2012

Brandon is a New Yorker who shuns intimacy with women but feeds his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his wayward younger sister moves into his apartment ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steve McQueen
CAST:  Carey Mulligan  •  Michael Fassbender  •  James Badge Dale  •  Hannah Ware




A Dangerous Method (2011) RT 77% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Seduced by the challenge of an impossible case, the driven Dr. Carl Jung takes the unbalanced yet beautiful Sabina Spielrein as his patient. Jung’s weapon is the method of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Keira Knightley  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Vincent Cassel

X-Men: First Class (2011) RT 86% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2011

Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Rose Byrne  •  January Jones

Jane Eyre (2011) RT 84% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2011

After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre goes out into the world to become a governess. As she lives happily in her new position at Thornfield Hall, she meet the dark, cold, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Cary Fukunaga
CAST:  Mia Wasikowska  •  Jamie Bell  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Judi Dench

Jonah Hex (2010) RT 12% / Audience 20%

DVD release: Oct 2010

Gunsliger Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) is appointed by President Ulysses Grant to track down terrorist Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich), a former Confederate officer determined on ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Jimmy Hayward
CAST:  Megan Fox  •  Josh Brolin  •  John Malkovich  •  Michael Shannon

Centurion (2010) RT 59% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Nov 2010

Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus' legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Marshall
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Andreas Wisniewski  •  Dave Legeno  •  Axelle Carolyn

Inglourious Basterds (2009) RT 89% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2009

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Diane Kruger

Fish Tank (2009) RT 91% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Everything changes for 15 year old Mia when her mum brings home a new boyfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrea Arnold
CAST:  Katie Jarvis  •  Kierston Wareing  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Rebecca Griffiths

Hunger (2008) RT 90% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 2010

The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Steve McQueen
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Stuart Graham  •  Helena Bereen  •  Liam Cunningham