Angus Macfadyen

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Angus Macfadyen (born 21 September 1963) is a Scottish actor. Angus Macfadyen was born in Glasgow and was brought up partly in Africa, France, the Philippines and Singapore. His father was a doctor in the World Health Organisation. He was once engaged to actress Catherine Zeta-Jones. Macfadyen attended the University of Edinburgh, and the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. He has played Orson Welles in Tim Robbins' 1999 film, Cradle Will Rock, Philip in the BBC's production of The Lost Language of Cranes, Dupont in Equilibrium, Robert the Bruce in 1995's Braveheart and Jeff Denlon in the Saw series of films as well as real-life British actors as Peter Lawford (The Rat Pack) and Richard Burton (Liz: The Elizabeth Taylor Story). Description above from the Wikipedia article Angus Macfadyen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Braveheart (1995)

EpicViolentTragicClassic

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mel Gibson
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Sophie Marceau  •  Patrick McGoohan

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mel Gibson
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Sophie Marceau  •  Patrick McGoohan

.45 (2006)

Kate and her brutish boyfriend Big Al sell handguns on the streets of New York. She's smart, stylish, and self-confident, but all that leaves her when Al, in a jealous and self-indulgent rage, beats her. Three friends encourage her recovery: Vic, a woman who would ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Lennon
CAST:  Milla Jovovich  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Stephen Dorff  •  Aisha Tyler

Kate and her brutish boyfriend Big Al sell handguns on the streets of New York. She's smart, stylish, and self-confident, but all that leaves her when Al, in a jealous and self-indulgent rage, beats her. Three friends encourage her recovery: Vic, a woman who would ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Lennon
CAST:  Milla Jovovich  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Stephen Dorff  •  Aisha Tyler

Cradle Will Rock (1999)

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Rubén Blades  •  Joan Cusack  •  John Cusack

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Rubén Blades  •  Joan Cusack  •  John Cusack

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)

A mother and daughter dispute is resolved by the "Yaya sisterhood" - long time friends of the mother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Callie Khouri
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Fionnula Flanagan  •  James Garner

A mother and daughter dispute is resolved by the "Yaya sisterhood" - long time friends of the mother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Callie Khouri
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Fionnula Flanagan  •  James Garner

Equilibrium (2002)

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In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kurt Wimmer
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Dominic Purcell  •  Sean Bean  •  Christian Kahrmann

In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kurt Wimmer
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Dominic Purcell  •  Sean Bean  •  Christian Kahrmann

Fatwa (2006)

In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Lauren Holly  •  John Doman  •  Roger Guenveur Smith  •  Angus Macfadyen

In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Lauren Holly  •  John Doman  •  Roger Guenveur Smith  •  Angus Macfadyen

Saw III (2006)

Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate him, Doctor Lynn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darren Lynn Bousman
CAST:  Tobin Bell  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Dina Meyer  •  Kim Roberts

Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate him, Doctor Lynn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darren Lynn Bousman
CAST:  Tobin Bell  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Dina Meyer  •  Kim Roberts

The Rat Pack (1998)

After a brief flash-forward to Frank Sinatra as an old man, saying "I miss my guys," the movie's main narrative begins during high points in the solo careers of the Rat Pack: Dean Martin has become a big success despite the breakup of his partnership with Jerry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Cohen
CAST:  Ray Liotta  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Don Cheadle  •  Angus Macfadyen

After a brief flash-forward to Frank Sinatra as an old man, saying "I miss my guys," the movie's main narrative begins during high points in the solo careers of the Rat Pack: Dean Martin has become a big success despite the breakup of his partnership with Jerry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Cohen
CAST:  Ray Liotta  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Don Cheadle  •  Angus Macfadyen

Titus (1999)

Titus Andronicus returns from the wars and sees his sons and daughters taken from him, one by one. Shakespeare's goriest and earliest tragedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julie Taymor
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jessica Lange  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Matthew Rhys

Titus Andronicus returns from the wars and sees his sons and daughters taken from him, one by one. Shakespeare's goriest and earliest tragedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julie Taymor
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jessica Lange  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Matthew Rhys

The Brylcreem Boys (1996)

In 1941, as part of an effort to remain strictly neutral, the Dublin government made a deal with both Berlin and London whereby any soldier, sailor or pilot captured on Irish soil, whether of German or Allied forces, would be interned for the duration of the war. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Ryan
CAST:  Billy Campbell  •  Chris 'Kit' Ryan  •  Jean Butler  •  Gabriel Byrne

In 1941, as part of an effort to remain strictly neutral, the Dublin government made a deal with both Berlin and London whereby any soldier, sailor or pilot captured on Irish soil, whether of German or Allied forces, would be interned for the duration of the war. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Ryan
CAST:  Billy Campbell  •  Chris 'Kit' Ryan  •  Jean Butler  •  Gabriel Byrne

Snide and Prejudice (1997)

At a mental institution, the resident physician, Dr Cohen, encourages his patients who believe they are important Nazi figures to act out their fantasies. The therapy sessions show Hitler consolidating his power by assembling his gang of supporters; however, they ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe Mora
CAST:  Angus Macfadyen  •  René Auberjonois  •  Joseph Bottoms  •  Mena Suvari

At a mental institution, the resident physician, Dr Cohen, encourages his patients who believe they are important Nazi figures to act out their fantasies. The therapy sessions show Hitler consolidating his power by assembling his gang of supporters; however, they ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe Mora
CAST:  Angus Macfadyen  •  René Auberjonois  •  Joseph Bottoms  •  Mena Suvari

15: The Life and Death of Philip Knight (1993)

A teen, jailed in an adult prison in Britain, takes his own life in July 1990.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Kosminsky
CAST:  Holly Aird  •  Terence Beesley  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Gillian Hanna

A teen, jailed in an adult prison in Britain, takes his own life in July 1990.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Kosminsky
CAST:  Holly Aird  •  Terence Beesley  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Gillian Hanna

Copperhead (2013)

A family is torn apart during the American Civil War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ronald F. Maxwell
CAST:  François Arnaud  •  Billy Campbell  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Augustus Prew

A family is torn apart during the American Civil War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ronald F. Maxwell
CAST:  François Arnaud  •  Billy Campbell  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Augustus Prew

H4 (2014)

H4 translates Shakespeare's Henry IV plays to contemporary Los Angeles to explore political struggles in the community. By killing a popular black leader, Henry hopes to cement his family's political dynasty, but his reckless son, Hal, seems more interested in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Quinn
CAST:  Harry Lennix  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Amad Jackson  •  John J. Jordan

H4 translates Shakespeare's Henry IV plays to contemporary Los Angeles to explore political struggles in the community. By killing a popular black leader, Henry hopes to cement his family's political dynasty, but his reckless son, Hal, seems more interested in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Quinn
CAST:  Harry Lennix  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Amad Jackson  •  John J. Jordan

Sugar (2013)

A 20-year-old homeless girl is suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome on the streets of Hollywood and Venice beach.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rotimi Rainwater
CAST:  Shenae Grimes-Beech  •  Marshall Allman  •  Austin Williams  •  William Peltz

A 20-year-old homeless girl is suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome on the streets of Hollywood and Venice beach.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rotimi Rainwater
CAST:  Shenae Grimes-Beech  •  Marshall Allman  •  Austin Williams  •  William Peltz

We Bought a Zoo (2011)

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Benjamin has lost his wife and, in a bid to start his life over, purchases a large house that has a zoo – welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the head keeper and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Thomas Haden Church  •  Colin Ford

Benjamin has lost his wife and, in a bid to start his life over, purchases a large house that has a zoo – welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the head keeper and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Thomas Haden Church  •  Colin Ford

Impulse (2008)

Acting on impulse, Claire Dennison (Willa Ford), enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles T. Kanganis
CAST:  Angus Macfadyen  •  Willa Ford  •  Robert Moloney  •  Ron Selmour

Acting on impulse, Claire Dennison (Willa Ford), enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles T. Kanganis
CAST:  Angus Macfadyen  •  Willa Ford  •  Robert Moloney  •  Ron Selmour

Second Skin (2000)

A man opens a small-town bookstore in order to escape his connections to a mobster, but is reluctantly drawn back to his dark past by a mysterious woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darrell James Roodt
CAST:  Natasha Henstridge  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Liam Waite  •  Peter Fonda

A man opens a small-town bookstore in order to escape his connections to a mobster, but is reluctantly drawn back to his dark past by a mysterious woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darrell James Roodt
CAST:  Natasha Henstridge  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Liam Waite  •  Peter Fonda

Shadowheart (2009)

James Conners comes home to the town of Legend, New Mexico in 1865 to avenge his fathers death against the ruthless Will Tunney. Along the way he re-captures his long lost love Mary Cooper. With the chance to take Will Tunney he must choose revenge or redemption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dean Alioto
CAST:  Justin Ament  •  William Sadler  •  Daniel Baldwin  •  Ines Dali

James Conners comes home to the town of Legend, New Mexico in 1865 to avenge his fathers death against the ruthless Will Tunney. Along the way he re-captures his long lost love Mary Cooper. With the chance to take Will Tunney he must choose revenge or redemption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dean Alioto
CAST:  Justin Ament  •  William Sadler  •  Daniel Baldwin  •  Ines Dali

Hirokin: The Last Samurai (2012)

In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil dictator – Griffin – ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alejo Mo-Sun
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Laura Ramsey  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Jessica Szohr

In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil dictator – Griffin – ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alejo Mo-Sun
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Laura Ramsey  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Jessica Szohr
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