Best Movies of Kenneth Branagh

Thor (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 223 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $181.02M

The powerful, but arrogant god Thor, is cast out of Asgard to live amongst humans in Midgard (Earth), where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders.


Henry V (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 164 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $10.16M

In the midst of the Hundred Years War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.


Cinderella (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 155 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $201.15M

When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her scheming step-sisters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger.


Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $102.74M

When a murder occurs on the train he's travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.


Dead Again (1991)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $38.02M

An amnesiac and a private eye find they might have a past life connection.


Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $50.55M

Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.


Sleuth (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 118 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $0.34M

On his sprawling country estate, an aging writer matches wits with the struggling actor who has stolen his wife's heart.


Love's Labour's Lost (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 96 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 35 | Earnings: $0.28M

An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. The film tells the story of four best friends who swear off love.


Hamlet (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 84 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $4.41M

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.


Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 78 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $22.55M

Young lovers Hero and Claudio, soon to wed, conspire to get verbal sparring partners and confirmed singles Benedick and Beatrice to wed as well.


In the Bleak Midwinter (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $0.35M

Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet, somewhat against the advice of his agent ...


Peter's Friends (1992)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $4.06M

Six former college friends, with two new friends, gather for a New Year's Eve weekend reunion at a large English countryside manor after ten years to reminisce about the good times now long gone.


Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $22.02M

When the brilliant, but unorthodox scientist, Dr. Victor Frankenstein, rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes, and later swears revenge.


The Magic Flute (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

During World War I, in an unnamed country, a soldier named Tamino is sent by the Queen of the Night to rescue her daughter Pamina from the clutches of the supposedly evil Sarastro. But all is not as it seems.


As You Like It (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 63 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Rosalind, the daughter of Duke Senior (the banished duke), is raised at the court of Duke Frederick (who is younger brother to Duke Senior and took over his dukedom), with her cousin Celia ...


Death on the Nile (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

While on vacation on the Nile, Hercule Poirot must investigate the murder of a young heiress.


Artemis Fowl (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Artemis Fowl, a young criminal prodigy, hunts down a secret society of fairies to find his missing father.


All Is True (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A look at the final days in the life of renown playwright William Shakespeare.