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Anton Lesser is a Actor British born on 14 february 1952

Anton Lesser

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Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 14 february 1952 (66 years)

Anton Lesser (born 14 February 1952) is an English actor.

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Michael Palin
Michael Palin
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Paul Ritter
Paul Ritter
(3 films)
David Suchet
David Suchet
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Filmography of Anton Lesser (32 films)

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Disobedience
Directed by Sebastián Lelio
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Rachel McAdams, Rachel Weisz, Alessandro Nivola, Anton Lesser, Bernice Stegers, Allan Corduner
Roles Rav Krushka
Rating66% 3.302443.302443.302443.302443.30244
Ronit est une jeune femme juive-orthodoxe qui, après la mort de son père rabbin, retourne chez elle. La communauté juive est troublée par sa réapparition mais aussi par les sentiments qu'elle éprouve pour sa meilleure amie, Esti, qui est mariée à un rabbin.
The Exception, 1h47
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Actors Lily James, Christopher Plummer, Jai Courtney, Eddie Marsan, Janet McTeer, Ben Daniels
Roles General Falkenberg
Rating68% 3.4001853.4001853.4001853.4001853.400185
L'histoire se déroule au début de la Seconde Guerre mondiale et se concentre sur les dernières années de la vie de l'empereur Guillaume II (Christopher Plummer) qui vit en exil depuis 1918. Wilhelm se retrouve bientôt sous la supervision de Brandt, un capitaine de la Wehrmacht (Jai Courtney) et d'un détachement de soldats allemands. Pendant ce temps, l'entourage du kaiser engage une nouvelle femme de chambre juive (Lily James), Mieke, pour laquelle le capitaine prend un intérêt immédiat. Le décor est planté pour une histoire de subterfuge et d'espionnage, le chef de la gestapo en Hollande demande à Brandt de démasquer une taupe appartenant à la résistance qui s'est infiltrée dans l'entourage de l'empereur pour l'assassiner, alors qu'une visite de Heinrich Himmler (Eddie Marsan), chef des SS, se prépare. Brandt découvre qu'il s'agit de Mieke mais il est secrètement amoureux d'elle.
A United Kingdom, 1h46
Directed by Amma Asante
Origin France
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Actors David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, Jack Davenport, Laura Carmichael, Jessica Oyelowo
Roles Prime Minister Attlee
Rating67% 3.3985753.3985753.3985753.3985753.398575
Le film est une évocation de la vie de Sir Seretse Khama et de son épouse Ruth Williams Khama, respectivement interprétés par David Oyelowo et Rosamund Pike.
Allied
Allied (2016)
, 2h4
Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Thriller, Action, Romance
Themes Spy films
Actors Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Lizzy Caplan, Simon McBurney, Jared Harris, Anton Lesser
Roles Emmanuel Lombard
Rating70% 3.545963.545963.545963.545963.54596
Durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, à Casablanca en 1942, un espion canadien du SOE, Max Vatan (Brad Pitt), et une espionne française, Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard), doivent former un couple pour les besoins d'une mission visant à tuer l'ambassadeur allemand. Après quelques jours, les faux sentiments deviennent réels. Une fois la mission accomplie, Max propose alors à Marianne de le suivre à Londres. Ils se marient et Marianne donne naissance à une petite fille quelques mois plus tard. Leur petite vie tranquille est remise en question lorsque l'un des supérieurs de Max l'informe des soupçons qui portent sur sa femme. Marianne est accusée d'être un agent dormant travaillant pour les nazis. Convaincu que les services de renseignement se trompent, Max va tout faire pour tenter de la disculper.
Closer to the Moon, 1h52
Origin Roumanie
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Vera Farmiga, Mark Strong, Harry Lloyd, Joe Armstrong, Christian McKay, Anton Lesser
Roles Holban
Rating69% 3.498533.498533.498533.498533.49853
Post-war Communist Romania: In 1959 Bucharest, members of Romania's high society Max Rosenthal (Mark Strong), Alice Bercovich (Vera Farmiga), Dumi Dorneanu (Tim Plester), Răzvan Orodel (Joe Armstrong) and Iorgu Ristea (Christian McKay), known collectively as Ioanid Gang, announce to a crowd that they are shooting a film. A young café worker, Virgil (Harry Lloyd), is among the witnesses. Under the guise of making this film, the Ioanid Gang perform a heist of the National Bank of Romania. The following day, Virgil loiters around a film set and encounters the director, Flaviu (Allan Corduner), who requests him to buy vodka and give it to him whenever he asks.
The Scapegoat, 1h40
Directed by Charles Sturridge
Origin United-kingdom
Actors Matthew Rhys, Andrew Scott, Eileen Atkins, Jodhi May, Alice Orr-Ewing, Sheridan Smith
Roles Father McReady
Rating71% 3.5958053.5958053.5958053.5958053.595805
There are significant differences between this adaptation and the original novel. Whereas the action of the novel takes place in France, this screen version is set in the UK in 1952 as Britain prepares for the Coronation.
The Lady
The Lady (2011)
, 2h7
Directed by Luc Besson
Origin France
Genres Drama, Biography, Documentary
Actors Michelle Yeoh, David Thewlis, Jonathan Woodhouse, William Hope, Benedict Wong, William Hope
Rating70% 3.54753.54753.54753.54753.5475
In 1947, when Aung San Suu Kyi is two years old, her father Aung San leads Burma to independence. But soon afterwards, on 19 July 1947, he along with a group of his colleagues is assassinated by a group of armed men in uniform.
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, 2h20
Directed by Rob Marshall, Gore Verbinski
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Swashbuckler, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Medical-themed films, Seafaring films, Transport films, Pirate films, Mermaids in film, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Children's films, Disaster films
Actors Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Ian McShane, Geoffrey Rush, Kevin McNally, Sam Claflin
Roles John Carteret
Rating65% 3.2982853.2982853.2982853.2982853.298285
After a failed attempt to rescue his first mate, Joshamee Gibbs, in London, Captain Jack Sparrow is brought before King George II, who wants Jack to guide an expedition to the Fountain of Youth before King Ferdinand and the Spanish Navy can locate it. Heading the expedition is Jack's old nemesis, Captain Hector Barbossa, now a privateer in service to the British Navy after losing his leg and ship, the Black Pearl, which he believes to be sunk.
The Man Who Crossed Hitler, 1h30
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Historical
Actors Ed Stoppard, Ian Hart, Bill Paterson, Sarah Smart, Anton Lesser, Ronan Vibert
Roles Rudolf Olden
Rating67% 3.3818453.3818453.3818453.3818453.381845
En 1931, un jeune avocat d'origine juive Hans Litten, militant antinazi devient célèbre, en forçant Adolf Hitler, alors en pleine ascension vers le pouvoir, à témoigner dans un procès mettant en cause des activistes du Parti national-socialiste des travailleurs allemands, et plus particulièrement des SA, les milices du parti.
Einstein and Eddington, 1h29
Directed by Philip Martin
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Documentary, Historical
Themes Political films
Actors Andy Serkis, David Tennant, Richard McCabe, Patrick Kennedy, Rebecca Hall, Jim Broadbent
Roles Fritz Haber
Rating73% 3.696443.696443.696443.696443.69644
The prelude is set in 1919 on Eddington's expedition in Príncipe to observe the solar eclipse that year, before moving back in time to 1914. At the outbreak of the First World War Eddington is appointed chief astronomer at Cambridge by Sir Oliver Lodge and instructed to research Einstein's work and defend the Newtonian status quo, whilst Einstein is tempted back from Zurich to the Prussian Academy of Sciences in Berlin in an attempt to aid the war effort by embarrassing Britain in disproving the work of its great scientist Isaac Newton. In Berlin, with his marriage already under tension, Einstein falls in love with his cousin Elsa.
Miss Potter, 1h33
Directed by Chris Noonan
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Films about writers
Actors Renée Zellweger, Ewan McGregor, Emily Watson, Bill Paterson, Barbara Flynn, David Bamber
Roles Harold Warne
Rating69% 3.497293.497293.497293.497293.49729
The story begins with Beatrix Potter nervously packing her portfolio and narrating that she is a London spinster, and that her ambition to become a children's author meets with wide disapproval. She and her chaperone, Miss Wiggin, visit the publishing house of the Warne brothers and they decide to publish her book. Beatrix is thrilled and returns home, taking a drive through the parks to celebrate first. However it is revealed that the Warne brothers think her book is ridiculous and will no doubt be a failure. The only reason they agreed to publish her story is because they promised their youngest brother, Norman, a project.
A Holy Terror, 53minutes
Directed by Irving Cummings, Lesley Selander
Origin USA
Genres Crime, Western
Actors George O'Brien, Robert Carlyle, Daniel Mays, Sally Eilers, Humphrey Bogart, Claire Skinner
Roles Martin Gibson
Rating59% 2.961242.961242.961242.961242.96124
Polo player Tony Bard (George O'Brien) travels West to investigate his father's murder, and meets Jerry Foster (Sally Eilers) on a Wyoming ranch. After being kidnapped, Tony escapes and discovers his true father (James Kirkwood) and learns that he was raised by another man (Robert Warwick) who was in love with his mother.
River Queen, 1h54
Directed by Vincent Ward
Genres Drama, War, Adventure
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Political films
Actors Samantha Morton, Kiefer Sutherland, Cliff Curtis, Temuera Morrison, Anton Lesser, Danielle Cormack
Roles Major Baine
Rating60% 3.0015253.0015253.0015253.0015253.001525
The film takes place in New Zealand in 1868 during Titokowaru's War between the Māori and New Zealand colonial forces. Sarah O'Brien (Samantha Morton) has grown up among soldiers in a frontier garrison on Te Awa Nui, the Great River. Pregnant at 16 by a young Maori boy, she gives birth to a son. When, 7 years later, her son, Boy, is kidnapped by his Maori grandfather, Sarah is distraught.