If you like Ewan McGregor you should definitely watch our picks for his best movies.

Ewan Gordon McGregor, born on March 31, 1971 is a Scottish actor, singer, and director known internationally for his various film roles, including independent dramas, science-fiction epics and musicals. One of his best known role is his portrayal of Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars Prequels to which he returns in a new Disney+ series.


10. Beginners (2010)

Top 10 Ewan McGregor Movies 2In 2003, graphic designer Oliver Fields meets beautiful Anna at a costume party, only a few months after the death of his beloved father Hal from cancer. Beginners is a 2010 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Mike Mills and starring Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, and Mélanie Laurent. The attraction soon develops into a relationship, flooding Oliver with memories of his late father who in his mid-seventies boldly decided to leave the closet following the death of his wife.

Comedy, Drama | Director: Mike Mills

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9. The Ghost Writer (2010)

Top 10 Ewan McGregor Movies 3An unremarkable ghostwriter has landed a lucrative contract to edit the memoirs of the former British Prime Minister Adam Lang. The Ghost Writer is a 2010 Franco-German-British political thriller film directed by Roman Polanski and starring Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, and Olivia Williams. Adam Lang gets embroiled in a major scandal with international consequences but before this controversy even has begun, the ghost-writer gets unmistakable signs that the draft he is tasked to put into shape inexplicably constitutes highly sensitive material.

Thriller | Director: Roman Polanski

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8. T2 Trainspotting (2017)

Top 10 Ewan McGregor Movies 4After two decades abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie. T2 Trainspotting is a 2017 black comedy drama film directed by Danny Boyle and starring Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, and Robert Carlyle. Much has changed but just as much remains the same. Sorrow, loss, joy, revenge, hatred, friendship, love, fear, regret and self-destruction: they are all lined up to welcome him, ready to join the dance.

Comedy, Drama | Director: Danny Boyle

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7. Christopher Robin (2018)

Top 10 Ewan McGregor Movies 5An adult Christopher Robin, now focused on life, work, and family, suddenly meets his old friend Winnie the Pooh. Christopher Robin is a 2018 fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Marc Forster and starring Ewan McGregor as the title character alongside Hayley Atwell. Christopher Robin is now burdened by a job that prevents him from spending time with his family. Winne the Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, and Tigger venture from Hundred Acre Wood into London to turn his life around.

Fantasy, Comedy, Drama | Director: Marc Forster

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6. Moulin Rouge! (2001)

Top 10 Ewan McGregor Movies 6In 1899, Christian has come to Paris to follow the Bohemian revolution that conquered the city’s drug and prostitute infested underworld. Moulin Rouge! is a 2001 musical romantic drama film directed by Baz Luhrmann and starring Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman. Nowhere is the thrill of the underworld more alive than at the Moulin Rouge, a night club where men come to be entertained by the dancers, but things take a turn for Christian as he begins a love affair with the star of the club, Satine.

Musical, Romance, Drama | Director: Baz Luhrmann

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5. The Impossible (2012)

Top 10 Ewan McGregor Movies 7The Impossible is a 2012 disaster drama film directed by J. A. Bayona and stars Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, and Tom Holland. Inspired by actual events, The Impossible finds Henry, his wife Mari,a and their three sons lounging poolside at a scenic Thailand resort. But just as the family begins to forget their worries and embark on a restful tropical vacation, one of the worst natural disasters in modern history changes their lives in the blink of an eye.

Musical, Romance, Drama | Director: J. A. Bayona

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4. Black Hawk Down (2001)

Black Hawk Down is a 2001 war film produced and directed by Ridley Scott, starring Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Eric Bana, Tom Sizemore, William Fichtner, and Tom Hardy in his first film role. The film is set in 1993 when the U.S. sent special forces into Somalia to destabilize the government and bring humanitarian aid to the starving population. Using Black Hawk helicopters to lower the soldiers onto the ground, an unexpected attack by Somalian forces brings two of the helicopters down and a heavy gunfire begins.

Musical, Romance, Drama | Director: J. A. Bayona

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3. Star Wars: Prequel Trilogy (1999-2005)

The Star Wars prequel trilogy is a series of epic space-opera films written and directed by George Lucas that was released from 1999 to 2005. The story describes what had taken place three decades before the events of Episode IV A New Hope. They focus on Anakin Skywalker as a Jedi and his mentor Obi-Wan Kenobi. The series shows how the two, now enemies, were once and the tragedy of Anakin’s fall to the Dark Side of the Force. Find out how the Galactic Republic became the Galactic Empire under Sith Lord Darth Sidious.

Space-Opera | Director: George Lucas

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2. Big Fish (2003)

The movie follows the life of Edward Bloom through a series of flashbacks that begin when his son Will visits him for the last time. Big Fish is a 2003 fantasy drama film directed by Tim Burton and starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, and Marion Cotillard. Will hasn’t talked to his father for years because he thinks he’s a liar who never really cared about his family. As Edward’s story unfolds again, Will finally tries to understand the truth about who his father really was.

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | Director: Tim Burton

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1. Trainspotting (1996)

A wild, freeform, Rabelaisian trip through the darkest recesses of Edinburgh low-life, focusing on Mark Renton and his attempt to kick his heroine habit. Trainspotting is a 1996 British black comedy crime film directed by Danny Boyle and starring Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle, and Kelly Macdonald. Watch how heroine affects Marks relationship with his family and friends. The movie was ranked tenth by the British Film Institute in its list of Top 100 British films of the 20th century.

Drama | Director: Danny Boyle

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