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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...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Gods and Monsters Movie Poster

Gods and Monsters

Once a powerful Hollywood director best known for "Frankenstein" and "The Bride of Frankenstein," James Whale (Ian McKellen) is long since retired...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Richard III Movie Poster

Richard III

A murderous lust for the British throne sees Richard III (Ian McKellen) descend into madness. Though the setting is transposed to the 1930s,...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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