Lincoln Movie Poster

Lincoln

With the nation embroiled in still another year with the high death count of Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln (Daniel Day-Lewis) brings the...

Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2012)
Won
Leading Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Nine Movie Poster

Nine

Italian film director Guido Contini (Daniel Day-Lewis) grapples with epic crises in his personal and professional lives. At the same time, he...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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There Will Be Blood

Silver miner Daniel Plainview (Daniel Day-Lewis) leads a hardscrabble life with his son, H.W. (Dillon Freasier). When he hears about oil oozing...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2007)
Won
Leading Actor
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Gangs of New York Movie Poster

Gangs of New York

Amsterdam Vallon (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a young Irish immigrant released from prison. He returns to the Five Points seeking revenge against his...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
The Boxer Movie Poster

The Boxer

Rising teen boxer and Belfast native Danny Flynn (Daniel Day-Lewis) was imprisoned for 14 years after getting involved with the Irish Republican...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
In the Name of the Father Movie Poster

In the Name of the Father

Unemployed young Irishman Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis) gets by as a petty thief in 1970s Belfast. When local IRA leaders get fed up with him,...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1993)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Last of the Mohicans Movie Poster

The Last of the Mohicans

The last members of a dying Native American tribe, the Mohicans -- Uncas (Eric Schweig), his father Chingachgook (Russell Means), and his adopted...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1992)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
My Left Foot Movie Poster

My Left Foot

No one expects much from Christy Brown (Daniel Day-Lewis), a boy with cerebral palsy born into a working-class Irish family. Though Christy is...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1989)
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Actor in a Leading Role