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Gary Oldman
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Biography from Leonard Maltin's Movie Encyclopedia:

Sid Vicious. Lee Harvey Oswald. Dracula. There's no one this young British actor can't play convincingly. After making a shattering impression on the British stage, he galvanized film audiences as doomed, frantic punk rocker Sid Vicious in 1986's Sid and Nancy It was a performance so harrowingly good that it didn't seem to be a performance at all, but reality itself. (His earlier credits include Mike Leigh's 1983 telefilm Meantime) The auburn-haired, pockmarked Oldman then transformed himself into the far more articulate but equally tormented gay British playwright Joe Orton in Prick Up Your Ears (1987). After an enigmatic turn in Nicolas Roeg's inaccessible Track 29 (1988), Oldman played an American lawyer in 1989's Criminal Law (losing his British accent completely), an institutionalized Korean War vet in the little-seen Chattahoochee and the easily addled Rosencrantz in Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (both 1990). After an intense performance in the crime drama State of Grace and an appearance in Heading Home (both also 1990), Oldman went on to play Lee Harvey Oswald in the mosaic of flashbacks in Oliver Stone's controversial JFK (1991), which was likely seen by more American moviegoers than all his other films combined! How do you follow a part like that? By assuming the title role in Francis Ford Coppola's highly eroticized version of Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), of course, decked out in elaborate period costumes, smothered in heavy makeup, and sporting a thick, almost impenetrable accent. Since then he's appeared in True Romance (1993, with a mane of dreadlocks, as a Chicago drug dealer), Romeo Is Bleeding, The Professional, Immortal Beloved (all 1994, in the last named as Beethoven), Murder in the First and The Scarlet Letter (both 1995, in the latter as Arthur Dimmesdale). He was married to actress Uma Thurman.

Gary Oldman stared in:

Title Year Saw with/at: Own On? Rating
Rosencrantz and Guilderstern Are Dead 1990 With Jessica * 1/2
JFK 1991 Showcase Orange *** 1/2
Bram Stokers Dracula 1992 With Trish ***
True Romance 1993 Suzy Digital *** 1/2
Leon: The Professional 1994 Suzy Digital *** 1/2
The Fifth Element 1997 With Neil, Bill and Scott at Showcase North Haven Digital *** 1/2
Air Force One 1997 Showcase Orange DVD ***
Lost in Space 1998 On pay-per-view in CA hotel 1/2 *
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2004 w/ Kendra at Destina Middletown Digital ** 1/2
Batman Begins 2005 family on DVD Digital *** 1/2
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005 Family on DVD *
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007 Kendra Digital ** 1/2
The Dark Knight 2008 Showcase North Haven Digital ** 1/2
Planet 51 2009 Suzy and Hanna Digital * 1/2
The Book of Eli 2010 on plane back from Vegas Digital **
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 2011 Suzy and Hanna Digital ** 1/2
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy 2011 Suzy Digital ***
The Dark Knight Rises 2012 Suzy Digital **
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 2014 Digital ** 1/2
Darkest Hour 2017 Suzy and Hanna Digital * 1/2
The Hitman's Bodyguard 2017 Returning from Ireland Digital ***