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King Lear Movie Poster

King Lear

Shakespeare's king (Ian McKellen) vows revenge when his daughters usurp his power.

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The culmination of nearly 10 years' work and conclusion to Peter Jackson's epic trilogy based on the timeless J.R.R. Tolkien classic, "The Lord...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2004)
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The sequel to the Golden Globe-nominated and AFI Award-winning "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring," "The Two Towers" follows...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

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