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Schindler's List | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 93%  Schindler's List  195 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Steven Spielberg]  [04 Feb 1994]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 93/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 7 Oscars. Another 81 wins & 45 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes
Plot:  In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.
Writer:  Thomas Keneally (book), Steven Zaillian (screenplay)
Language:  English, Hebrew, German, Polish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Searching for Bobby Fischer | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Searching for Bobby Fischer  109 min,  PG,  [Biography, Drama]  [Steven Zaillian]  [11 Aug 1993]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 89/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Joan Allen, Joe Mantegna, Max Pomeranc
Plot:  A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer.
Writer:  Fred Waitzkin (book), Steven Zaillian (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hugo | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Hugo  126 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Drama, Family]  [Martin Scorsese]  [23 Nov 2011]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, Metacritic 83/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 5 Oscars. Another 57 wins & 186 nominations.
Actors:  Asa Butterfield, Ben Kingsley, ChloĆ« Grace Moretz, Christopher Lee, Sacha Baron Cohen
Plot:  In Paris in 1931, an orphan named Hugo Cabret who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.
Writer:  John Logan (screenplay), Brian Selznick (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gandhi | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Gandhi  191 min,  PG,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Richard Attenborough]  [25 Feb 1983]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 87%, Metacritic 79/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 8 Oscars. Another 27 wins & 20 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud
Plot:  Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed.
Writer:  John Briley
Language:  English    Country:  UK, India, USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Jungle Book | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  The Jungle Book  106 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Drama, Family]  [Jon Favreau]  [15 Apr 2016]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, Metacritic 77/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 31 wins & 52 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Bill Murray, Idris Elba, Neel Sethi
Plot:  After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.
Writer:  Justin Marks (screenplay by), Rudyard Kipling (based on the books by)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Turtle Diary | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Turtle Diary  97 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [John Irvin]  [14 Feb 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Glenda Jackson, Michael Gambon, Richard Johnson
Plot:  Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they ...
Writer:  Russell Hoban (novel), Harold Pinter (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB
A Force More Powerful | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  A Force More Powerful  110 min,  [Documentary]  [Steve York]  [01 Dec 1999]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Janet Cherry, Salvador Allende, Shahla Arasteh
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Steve York
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Betrayal | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Betrayal  95 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [David Hugh Jones]  [20 Feb 1983]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Avril Elgar, Ben Kingsley, Jeremy Irons, Patricia Hodge
Plot:  Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman's extramarital affair with her husband's best ...
Writer:  Harold Pinter
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Joseph | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Joseph  185 min,  [Adventure, Biography, Drama]  [Roger Young]  [16 Apr 1995]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Lesley Ann Warren, Martin Landau, Paul Mercurio
Plot:  The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite.
Writer:  James Carrington (earlier teleplay), Lionel Chetwynd (teleplay)
Language:  English    Country:  Italy, Germany, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bugsy | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Bugsy  136 min,  R,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [20 Dec 1991]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 85%, Metacritic 80/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 10 wins & 38 nominations.
Actors:  Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Harvey Keitel, Warren Beatty
Plot:  The story of how Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel started Las Vegas.
Writer:  James Toback, Dean Jennings (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Death and the Maiden | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Death and the Maiden  103 min,  R,  [Drama, Mystery, Thriller]  [Roman Polanski]  [27 Jan 1995]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 84%, Metacritic 72/100, External Reviews
Awards:  4 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Krystia Mova, Sigourney Weaver, Stuart Wilson
Plot:  A political activist is convinced that her guest is a man who once tortured her for the government.
Writer:  Ariel Dorfman (play), Rafael Yglesias (screenplay), Ariel Dorfman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, France, USA    More Info:  IMDB
House of Sand and Fog | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  House of Sand and Fog  126 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Vadim Perelman]  [09 Jan 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 71/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 39 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Frances Fisher, Jennifer Connelly, Ron Eldard
Plot:  An abandoned wife is evicted from her house and starts a tragic conflict with her home's new owners.
Writer:  Andre Dubus III (novel), Vadim Perelman (screenplay), Shawn Lawrence Otto (screenplay)
Language:  English, Persian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Testimony | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Testimony  157 min,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Tony Palmer]  [01 Nov 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Magdalen Asquith, Mark Asquith, Sherry Baines
Plot:  The story of the great Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin.
Writer:  Tony Palmer, David Rudkin, Solomon Volkov (book)
Language:  English    Country:  Netherlands, UK, Denmark, West Germany, Sweden    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Shutter Island | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Shutter Island  138 min,  R,  [Mystery, Thriller]  [Martin Scorsese]  [19 Feb 2010]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 68%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  9 wins & 62 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Emily Mortimer, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Max von Sydow
Plot:  In 1954, a U.S. Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderer, who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane.
Writer:  Laeta Kalogridis (screenplay), Dennis Lehane (novel)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Boxtrolls | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Boxtrolls  96 min,  PG,  [Animation, Adventure, Comedy]  [Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi]  [26 Sep 2014]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 59 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Jared Harris, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade
Plot:  A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator.
Writer:  Irena Brignull (screenplay), Adam Pava (screenplay), Alan Snow (novel), Anthony Stacchi (story adapted by), Phil Dale (story adapted by), Vera Brosgol (additional writing)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pascali's Island | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Pascali's Island  104 min,  PG-13,  [Drama]  [James Dearden]  [01 Aug 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Charles Dance, George Murcell, Kevork Malikyan
Plot:  1908: Pascali, a spy for the Sultan, sends reports to Istanbul that nobody reads. His suspicions are roused when a British archeologist appears, who may not be quite what he seems.
Writer:  James Dearden (screenplay), Barry Unsworth (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Oliver Twist | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Oliver Twist  130 min,  PG-13,  [Crime, Drama]  [Roman Polanski]  [30 Sep 2005]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Barney Clark, Ben Kingsley, Ian McNeice, Jeremy Swift, Richard Durden
Plot:  An adaptation of 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.
Writer:  Charles Dickens (novel), Ronald Harwood (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  Czech Republic, UK, France, Italy    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Without a Clue | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Without a Clue  107 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Crime, Mystery]  [Thom Eberhardt]  [21 Oct 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Jeffrey Jones, Lysette Anthony, Michael Caine
Plot:  A drunken Sherlock Holmes is really just a cover for the real detective - Dr Watson.
Writer:  Gary Murphy, Larry Strawther
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lucky Number Slevin | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Lucky Number Slevin  110 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Paul McGuigan]  [07 Apr 2006]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Metacritic 53/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Bruce Willis, Josh Hartnett, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman
Plot:  A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin into the middle of a war being plotted by two of the city's most rival crime bosses: The Rabbi and The Boss. Slevin is under constant surveillance by relentless Detective Brikowski as well as the infamous assassin Goodkat and finds himself having to hatch his own ingenious plot to get them before they get him.
Writer:  Jason Smilovic
Language:  English    Country:  Germany, UK, USA, Canada    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Assignment | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Assignment  115 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Thriller]  [Christian Duguay]  [26 Sep 1997]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Aidan Quinn, Ben Kingsley, Claudia Ferri, Donald Sutherland
Plot:  An American naval officer is recruited for an operation to eliminate his lookalike, the infamous terrorist Carlos The Jackal.
Writer:  Dan Gordon, Sabi H. Shabtai
Language:  English, French, Spanish    Country:  Canada    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time  116 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Fantasy]  [Mike Newell]  [28 May 2010]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Alfred Molina, Ben Kingsley, Gemma Arterton, Jake Gyllenhaal
Plot:  A young fugitive prince and princess must stop a villain who unknowingly threatens to destroy the world with a special dagger that enables the magic sand inside to reverse time.
Writer:  Boaz Yakin (screenplay), Doug Miro (screenplay), Carlo Bernard (screenplay), Jordan Mechner (screen story), Jordan Mechner (video game series "Prince of Persia")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rules of Engagement | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 48%  Rules of Engagement  128 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller, War]  [William Friedkin]  [07 Apr 2000]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, Metacritic 45/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Guy Pearce, Samuel L. Jackson, Tommy Lee Jones
Plot:  An attorney defends an officer on trial for ordering his troops to fire on civilians after they stormed a U.S. embassy in a third world country.
Writer:  Jim Webb (story), Stephen Gaghan (screenplay)
Language:  English, Arabic    Country:  UK, Germany, Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Species | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  Species  108 min,  R,  [Action, Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Roger Donaldson]  [07 Jul 1995]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, Metacritic 49/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Alfred Molina, Ben Kingsley, Forest Whitaker, Michael Madsen, Natasha Henstridge
Plot:  A group of scientists try to track down and trap a killer alien seductress before she successfully mates with a human.
Writer:  Dennis Feldman
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Exodus: Gods and Kings | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Exodus: Gods and Kings  150 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Ridley Scott]  [12 Dec 2014]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 28%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Aaron Paul, Ben Kingsley, Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, John Turturro
Plot:  The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Writer:  Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, Jeffrey Caine, Steven Zaillian
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Spain, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Suspect Zero | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 38%  Suspect Zero  99 min,  R,  [Crime, Horror, Mystery]  [E. Elias Merhige]  [27 Aug 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 18%, Metacritic 37/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Aaron Eckhart, Ben Kingsley, Carrie-Anne Moss, Harry Lennix
Plot:  A mysterious serial killer is hunting other serial killers - and one FBI agent suspects there may be more to the vigilante than they imagine.
Writer:  Zak Penn (story), Zak Penn (screenplay), Billy Ray (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Germany, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Ottoman Lieutenant | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 37%  The Ottoman Lieutenant  106 min,  R,  [Drama, War]  [Joseph Ruben]  [10 Mar 2017]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 18%, Metacritic 26/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Kingsley, Hera Hilmar, Josh Hartnett, Michiel Huisman
Plot:  The Ottoman Lieutenant is a love story between an idealistic American nurse and a Turkish officer in World War I.
Writer:  Jeff Stockwell
Language:  English    Country:  Turkey, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Last Legion | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 35%  The Last Legion  102 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Fantasy]  [Doug Lefler]  [17 Aug 2007]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 16%, Metacritic 37/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ben Kingsley, Colin Firth, Peter Mullan
Plot:  As the Roman empire crumbles, young Romulus Augustus flees the city and embarks on a perilous voyage to Britain to track down a legion of supporters.
Writer:  Jez Butterworth (screenplay), Tom Butterworth (screenplay), Carlo Carlei (story), Peter Rader (story), Valerio Manfredi (story)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Italy, France, Tunisia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Thunderbirds | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 32%  Thunderbirds  95 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Comedy]  [Jonathan Frakes]  [30 Jul 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 19%, Metacritic 36/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Anthony Edwards, Ben Kingsley, Bill Paxton, Brady Corbet, Debora Weston, Lou Hirsch, Soren Fulton
Plot:  When The Hood finds and invades International Rescue's secret base and traps most of the Tracy family, only young Alan Tracy and his friends can save the day.
Writer:  Gerry Anderson (television series), Sylvia Anderson (television series), Peter Hewitt (story), William Osborne (story), William Osborne (screenplay), Michael McCullers (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, France, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Sound of Thunder | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 24%  A Sound of Thunder  101 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Horror]  [Peter Hyams]  [02 Sep 2005]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 6%, Metacritic 24/100, External Reviews
Awards:  4 nominations.
Actors:  Armin Rohde, Ben Kingsley, Catherine McCormack, David Oyelowo, Edward Burns, Heike Makatsch, Jemima Rooper
Plot:  When a scientist sent back to the prehistoric era strays off the path he causes a chain of events that alters history in disastrous ways.
Writer:  Ray Bradbury (short story), Thomas Dean Donnelly (screen story), Joshua Oppenheimer (screen story), Thomas Dean Donnelly (screenplay), Joshua Oppenheimer (screenplay), Gregory Poirier (screenplay)
Language:  English, Mandarin    Country:  Czech Republic, UK, Germany, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Ten Commandments | Movie Details for Actor Ben Kingsley | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 22%  The Ten Commandments  88 min,  PG,  [Animation, Family]  [Bill Boyce, John Stronach]  [19 Oct 2007]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 2.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 14%, Metacritic 25/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Alfred Molina, Ben Kingsley, Christian Slater, Elliott Gould
Plot:  In this animated adaptation of the Bible story Moses hears the voice of God from a burning bush, which inspires him to confront Egypt's pharaoh and demand freedom for the Israelite slaves. ...
Writer:  Ed Naha
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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