Brendan Gleeson's New Movies

In the Heart of the Sea0%In the Heart of the Sea
8Our
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2:02:00

Storyline:In 1820, a whaler, the Essex, was attacked by a giant whale. The unusual thing about it is that the animal seems to be driven by a retaliatory impulse ascribed only to humans. The Essex escapes scarcely doom and a large part of the crew is killed. But the nightmare is not over yet, because now the ship has to make it to the safe shore again. The crew, shattered by the loss of the comrades, faces a difficult task: the inexperienced captain George Pollard (Benjamin Walker) tries to set a safe course home in the raging waters while the hardened first officer Owen Chase (Chris Hemsworth ) only to revenge against the whale. 30 years after the events author Herman Melville (Ben Whishaw) researches the fate of the Essex and writes a book about it - the classic "Moby Dick" ...

Alone in Berlin0%Alone in Berlin
8Our
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1:43:00

Storyline:In Berlin in the year 1940, a whole country lives in a house. The inhabitants of Jablonskistrasse 55 form a cross section of the population: a blockman lives there, a hidden Jew, an ex-judge, a denunciator, a petty criminal, a Hitler Youth, a postman - and the working couple Anna (Emma Thompson) and Otto Quangel (Brendan Gleeson). The Quangels have to cope that their only son Hans (Louis Hofmann) has fallen in the war. Otto begins to fight the dictator in his own way, his wife soon joins in: The couple writes clear messages on simple postcards, eg. For example, a call for resistance and a demand for press freedom. Commissioner Escherich (Daniel Brühl) takes up the persecution - with the Gestapo at the ready, who wants to see results quickly. Meanwhile, Otto and Anna find their mutual rebellion after alienating themselves for years ...

Trespass Against Us0%Trespass Against Us
8Our
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1:39:00

Storyline:Colby Cutler (Brendan Gleeson) holds little of authority and society. He has brought his son Chad (Michael Fassbender) to live outside of this, and he was also involved early in his criminal machinations, so this was all his life on the run from the police. Now, Chad himself is a father and faced with the question of how to raise son Tyson (Georgie Smith). He wants to enable him another life and send him to school, among other things. When Colby finds out about it, he is upset and immediately begins to involve Chad and Tyson in new criminal activities. He devises a plan for a risky, but very lucrative raid and Chad has to decide whether he wants to join again or finally get out ...

Live by Night0%Live by Night
8Our
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2:09:00

Storyline:In the wilderness of the 1920s, during Prohibition, booze continues to flow away from the public, bullets fly through the air and a man, Joe Coughlin (Ben Affleck), wants to set a memorial. He has turned away from the honest life that his father (Brendan Gleeson), a distinguished policeman, has shown him, and enjoys the thrill and scary reputation of being a gangster. However, the situation is fast-paced for him because he falls madly in love with the beautiful Emma Gould (Sienna Miller), the girlfriend of a powerful gangster boss. In the inevitable confrontation, he can be lucky that he only ends up in jail. Upon his release, he joins a new alliance leading the renegade police son to Tampa, where he quickly climbs the corporate ladder and becomes one of the most powerful figures in the alcohol smuggling business, meeting Cuban Graciella Suarez (Zoe Saldana). But with his rise, the number of Joe's enemies is growing and his past catching up with him ...

Hampstead0%Hampstead
8Our
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1:42:00

Storyline:The eccentric Emily Walters (Diane Keaton) comes from the US, but now lives for several years in London's upscale Hampstead. There she feels increasingly out of place. One day she happens to see a group of thugs go for the squeamish Donald Horner (Brendan Gleeson), who has lived in a self-made cabin in the spacious park for many years. The brutal men, so Emily soon finds, should drive away the hermit, so that his hut can be demolished, instead, namely on the site of a luxury construction project can be started. To the great astonishment of her affected friends and acquaintances, Emily faces Donald and fights with him for the preservation of his home. And by the way, the two fall in love with each other ...