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List of Mark Gatiss Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. National Theatre Live: Coriolanus (2014)
13
2
National Theatre Live: Coriolanus
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Menenius
Director:
Tim Van Someren
Genres:
War, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Tom Hiddleston, Sebastian Croft, Hadley Fraser, Jacqueline Boatswain
2. The Father (2021)
11
2
The Father
PG-13
11
2

A young girl Anne finds herself struggling to care for her old father who is suffering from dementia and starts doubting the caretaker of being a thief.

As:
Cast
Role:
The Man
Genres:
Drama
3. Shaun of the Dead (2004)
12
2
Shaun of the Dead
R
12
2

Shaun, an electronics salesman, leads a rather uneventful life. His girlfriend has left him and his stepfather chastises him for failing to give attention to his mother, especially on her birthday. He is miserable, but when a zombie apocalypse threatens to take over London, he resolves to save both his girlfriend and mother with the help of his best friend Ed.

As:
Cast
Director:
Edgar Wright
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
4. The Favourite (2018)
11
2
The Favourite
R
11
2

In the 18th century England, owing to reigning monarch Queen Anne’s frail health, her close confidante, Lady Sarah Churchill, runs the political affairs in her stead. The Queen takes a liking to Sarah’s cousin Abigail who joins as servant. While Sarah is occupied with the French war politics, ambitious Abigail seizes opportunity to restore her aristocratic status by working her way to become Queen’s favorite.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Marlborough
Director:
Genres:
History, Biography
Star Cast:
5. Match Point (2005)
11
2
Match Point
R
11
2

The psychological thriller centers on tennis instructor Chris Walton after he befriends a wealthy student Tom Hewett. He soon marries Tom’s sister Chloe to get a job with her millionaire father Alec. But a dangerous affair with Tom’s girlfriend Nola Rice and her pregnancy not only threaten his marriage but force him to commit unforgivable crimes. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sport, Thriller, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Scarlett Johansson, Brian Cox, Matthew Goode, Penelope Wilton
6. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
11
2
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
PG
11
2

After trying to delay the demolition of his house, hapless Arthur Dent discovers that his friend Ford Prefect is an alien and that his entire home planet will be destroyed later that day. Prefect saves him at the right moment by hitchhiking on an alien spaceship, and guides him through an intergalactic adventure to restore Earth.

As:
Cast
Director:
Garth Jennings
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Adventure
7. Starter for 10 (2006)
10
2
Starter for 10
PG-13
10
2

An intelligent student joins the Bristol University where he soon becomes a part of the quiz team.  He soon finds himself confused regarding his feelings for two different girls: Alice and Rebecca.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Bamber Gascoigne
Director:
Tom Vaughan
Genres:
Sport, Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Benedict Cumberbatch, James Corden, James McAvoy, Joseph Friend, James Gaddas, Catherine Tate, Robert Cawsey
8. Denial (2016)
11
2
Denial
PG-13
11
2

Deborah Lipstadt and her publisher is sued by David Irving after she publishes her book ‘Denying the Holocaust’, on the ground that she is trying to ruin his reputation and his career. Her legal team therefore tries to prove that the Holocaust actually took place.

As:
Cast
Director:
Mick Jackson
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Jack Lowden
10. Our Kind of Traitor (2016)
9
2
Our Kind of Traitor
R
9
2

Along with his wife, Perry goes on a vacation hoping that it will reignite the spark in their marriage. They soon come across Dima, a man who is involved with the mafia. Dima invites them to his daughter's birthday where he gives Perry a drive that contains evidence linking top British political leaders to Russian mafia.  He asks him to give the drive to MI6.

As:
Cast
Director:
Susanna White
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Ewan McGregor, Damian Lewis, Naomie Harris, Carlos Acosta, Radivoje Bukvic, Stellan Skarsgård, Mariya Fomina
11. The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
10
2
The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Matthew Chinnery / Hilary Briss / Mickey / Mark / Sir Nicholas Sheet-Lightning
Director:
Steve Bendelack
Genres:
Horror, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Peter Kay, Michael Sheen, Simon Pegg, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith
12. Birthday Girl (2001)
9
2
Birthday Girl
R
9
2

Shy and reticent bank clerk John Buckingham arranges to get online mail-order bride Nadia from Russia. Though Nadia’s inability to speak English creates communication difficulties, inhibited John is happy with sexually bold Nadia. But when her cousin Yuri and his friend Alexei arrive unexpectedly to celebrate her birthday, everything turns topsy-turvy. as John gets pulled into a vortex of deceit and crime. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jez Butterworth
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Ben Chaplin, Vincent Cassel, Mathieu Kassovitz, Kate Lynn Evans
13. Victor Frankenstein (2015)
10
2
Victor Frankenstein
PG-13
10
2

Eccentric medical student, Victor Frankenstein, strikes a friendship with amateur anatomist, and circus-clown Igor Straussman. With Igor’s help, Frankenstein conducts experiments to re-animate dead tissues to create life and overcome death by solving mysteries of creation; but it leads to alarming results, inviting public wrath. When Frankenstein’s obsession threatens to cross boundaries of sanity, Igor must save him from his monstrous creation. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
15. Dad's Army (2016)
8
1
Dad's Army
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Oliver Parker
Genres:
War, Comedy
Star Cast:
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Daniel Mays, Andrew Havill, Mark Tandy, Russell Balogh
17. Sex Lives of the Potato Men (2004)
8
1
Sex Lives of the Potato Men
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Andy Humphries
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Johnny Vegas, Mackenzie Crook, Carol Harvey, Helen Latham
18. A Ticket Too Far (2006)
13
2
A Ticket Too Far
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marshall
Director:
Paul Monaghan
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Alun Armstrong, Nabil Elouahabi, Joe Armstrong, Giuseppe Circelli
19. Cleaning Up (2011)
12
2
Cleaning Up
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Jackson
Director:
Thomas Guerrier
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Short
Star Cast:
Louise Jameson, Tom Allen, Anton Thompson, Michael Amariah
20. The Mercy (2017)
9
2
The Mercy
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ronald Hall
Director:
James Marsh
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Colin Firth, Rachel Weisz, David Thewlis, Genevieve Gaunt, Jonathan Bailey
21. The Guides (2002)
9
2
The Guides
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
John Trant
Director:
Jeremy Dyson
Genres:
Horror, Short
Star Cast:
Jane Bertish, Blake Ritson, Lily Power, Oliver Lavery-Farag

TV Movie(s)

1. An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
12
3
An Adventure in Space and Time
TV-PG
12
3
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Terry McDonough
Genres:
Drama, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Tony Robinson, David Bradley, Ross Gurney-Randall, Roger May, Sam Hoare
2. Worried About the Boy (2010)
11
2
Worried About the Boy
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Julian Jarrold
Genres:
Music, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Mathew Horne, Douglas Booth, Jonny Burt, Dean Fagan
3. Sherlock Uncovered (2012)
13
2
Sherlock Uncovered
TV-14
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / Mycroft Holmes
Star Cast:
Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Russell Tovey, Rupert Graves
4. The Worst Journey in the World (2007)
13
2
The Worst Journey in the World
13
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Director:
Damon Thomas
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Ryall, Lee Ingleby, John Arthur, Julia Dalkin
5. The Vote (2015)
11
2
The Vote
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Josie Rourke, Tony Grech-Smith
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Judi Dench, Jude Law, Finty Williams, Jade Anouka
6. The Pitch of Fear (1999)
11
2
The Pitch of Fear
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
BBC Bigwig
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Walliams, Paul Putner
7. Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss (2012)
11
2
Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself - Presenter
Director:
John Das
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Dario Argento, Guillermo del Toro, Fabrizio Bava, Annette Chaton
8. Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen (2009)
11
2
Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ernest Dunks
Director:
Justin Hardy
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Charlotte Riley, Bill Paterson, Kate Ambler, John Branwell
9. Consenting Adults (2007)
11
2
Consenting Adults
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Curson Smith
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Mel Smith, Samantha Bond, Charles Dance, Sean Biggerstaff
10. MR James: Ghost Writer (2013)
11
2
MR James: Ghost Writer
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself - Presenter
Director:
John Das
Genres:
Biography, Documentary
Star Cast:
Robert Lloyd Parry, Martin Bassindale, Adam Collier, Harry de Moraville
11. The Web of Caves (1999)
11
2
The Web of Caves
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
The Doctor
Director:
Mark Mylod
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Short
Star Cast:
David Walliams, Paul Putner
12. Against the Law (2017)
10
2
Against the Law
TV-14
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fergus O'Brien
Genres:
History, Drama, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Peter Wildeblood, Daniel Mays, Paul Keating, Richard Gadd
13. Coalition (2015)
10
2
Coalition
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alex Holmes
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sebastian Armesto, Deborah Findlay, Mark Dexter, Bertie Carvel
14. Fear of Fanny (2006)
10
2
Fear of Fanny
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Johnnie Cradock
Director:
Coky Giedroyc
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Watkins, Julia Davis, Phil Nice, Steven O'Neill
15. Surrealissimo: The Scandalous Success of Salvador Dali (2002)
10
2
Surrealissimo: The Scandalous Success of Salvador Dali
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Louis Aragon
Director:
Richard Curson Smith
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Noel Fielding, Stephen Fry, Matt Lucas, Ewen Bremner, Julian Barratt
16. Purves + Pekkala (2009)
10
2
Purves + Pekkala
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Annie Griffin
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Omid Djalili, Cameron Bowie, Ewan Donald, Gabriel Quigley
17. The Kidnappers (1999)
10
2
The Kidnappers
10
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Mark
Director:
Mark Mylod
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
David Walliams, Peter Davison, David Walliams
18. Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures (2004)
10
2
Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Curson Smith
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bonnie Wright, Olivia Williams, Anna Massey, Stephen Boxer
19. The Tractate Middoth (2013)
9
2
The Tractate Middoth
9
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Mark Gatiss
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
John Castle, Eleanor Bron, David Ryall, Roy Barraclough, Louise Jameson
20. The Wind in the Willows (2006)
10
2
The Wind in the Willows
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rat
Director:
Rachel Talalay
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bob Hoskins, Matt Lucas, Imelda Staunton, Lee Ingleby
21. The First Men in the Moon (2010)
9
2
The First Men in the Moon
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Cavor
Director:
Damon Thomas
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Katherine Jakeways, Rory Kinnear, Alex Riddell, Peter Forbes
22. Now You See Her (2001)
8
1
Now You See Her
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Lance Kneeshaw
Star Cast:
Amanda Holden, Paterson Joseph, Steve John Shepherd, Nicholas Gleaves
23. The Quatermass Experiment (2005)
9
1
The Quatermass Experiment
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
John Paterson
Director:
Sam Miller
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Indira Varma, David Tennant, Jason Flemyng, Adrian Dunbar

Animation(s)

Christopher Robin (2018)
Christopher Robin
PG
Plot:

Christopher Robin is a fantasy comedy drama film which tells the story of Winnie the Pooh, who enters the life of Christopher Robin, his childhood friend to ask him for help in finding his lost friends.

As:
Cast
Role:
Giles Winslow
Director:
Marc Forster
Genres:
Musical, Family, Comedy, Animation, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
G
Plot:

It’s time for the annual giant vegetable competition. The organiser, Lady Tottington, asks Wallace and his dog, Gromit - who run pest control business - to relocate the bunnies destroying her garden. Wallace comes up with a plan to brainwash the rabbits, but soon has to deal with a mysterious giant rabbit who is destroying the village crops. Victor Quartermaine is another problem he has to manage.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Park, Steve Box
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Mystery, Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Peter Kay, Peter Sallis, Nicholas Smith
Spheriks (2002)
Spheriks
As:
Cast
Role:
Null (2002) (voice) (unknown episodes)
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Sue Perkins, Bryan Pringle, Gary Martin, Steve Pemberton

TV Shows and Videos

Sherlock (2010)
Sherlock
TV-14
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Paul McGuigan, Nick Hurran
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Una Stubbs, Rupert Graves, Louise Brealey
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie, BAFTA Award for Best Drama Series
Screenwipe (2006)
Screenwipe
TV-MA
As:
Writer
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Charlie Brooker, Liz May Brice, Al Campbell, David Firth, Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace
Taboo (2017)
Taboo
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Anders Engström, Kristoffer Nyholm
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tom Hardy, Jonathan Pryce, Leo Bill, Oona Chaplin, David Hayman, Edward Hogg
The League of Gentlemen (1999)
The League of Gentlemen
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Various / ... (22 episodes, 1999-2017)
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Christopher Eccleston, Jeremy Dyson, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith
Mid Morning Matters with Alan Partridge (2010)
Mid Morning Matters with Alan Partridge
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Coogan, Simon Greenall, Julian Barratt, Tim Key
This Morning with Richard Not Judy (1998)
This Morning with Richard Not Judy
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Baddiel, Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Kevin Eldon
Nighty Night (2004)
Nighty Night
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Glenn Bulb (10 episodes, 2004-2005)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Miranda Hart, Angus Deayton, Rebecca Front, Kevin Eldon
Psychoville (2009)
Psychoville
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Dawn French, Christopher Biggins, Imelda Staunton, Steve Pemberton
Inspector George Gently (2007)
Inspector George Gently
As:
Cast
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Charlotte Riley, Martin Shaw, Eamonn Walker, Denise Welch
In the Red (1998)
In the Red
As:
Cast
Director:
Marcus Mortimer
Genres:
Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Stephen Fry, Richard Griffiths, Alun Armstrong, Warren Clarke, Sally Phillips
Catterick (2004)
Catterick
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Matt Lucas, Tim Healy, Morwenna Banks, Vic Reeves
Queers (2017)
Queers
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Mark Gatiss
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alan Cumming, Ben Whishaw, Russell Tovey, Rebecca Front, Ian Gelder, Kadiff Kirwan
Being Human (2008)
Being Human
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Horror, Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Aidan Turner, Russell Tovey, Paul Rhys, Julian Barratt
The League of Gentlemen: Live at Drury Lane (2001)
The League of Gentlemen: Live at Drury Lane
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Roles
Director:
Steve Bendelack
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith
The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006)
The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You
As:
Cast
Role:
Hilary Briss / Mickey Michaels / Val Denton / Les McQueen / Lance Longthorne / Alvin Steele / Phil Proctor / Mrs Beasley / Mick McNamara / Neds / Lotte Lipp / Brian Morgan / Dr Chinnery / Iris Krell / Bobbin
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Gordon Isaacs
Dr. Terrible's House of Horrible (2001)
Dr. Terrible's House of Horrible
As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Lipsey
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Coogan, Simon Pegg, Graham Duff
Global Conspiracy? (2004)
Global Conspiracy?
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Terry Scanlon
Director:
Paul Vanezis
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Short
Star Cast:
Tony Adams, Roy Evans, Stewart Bevan, Ian Hallard
Gina's Laughing Gear (2007)
Gina's Laughing Gear
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rik Mayall, Angel Coulby, Philip Rosch, Daniel Bartlett
Crooked House (2008)
Crooked House
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Curator / ... (4 episodes, 2008)
Genres:
Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Beth Goddard, Lee Ingleby, Derren Brown, Vanessa Havell
Barbara (1995)
Barbara
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rob Brydon, Elizabeth Carling, Gwen Taylor, Sam Kelly
P.R.O.B.E.: The Devil of Winterborne (1995)
P.R.O.B.E.: The Devil of Winterborne
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Bill Baggs
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Geoffrey Beevers, Peter Davison, Caroline John, Louise Jameson
P.R.O.B.E.: Unnatural Selection (1996)
P.R.O.B.E.: Unnatural Selection
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Bill Baggs
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Charles Kay, Caroline John, Louise Jameson, Kathryn Rayner
Footballers' Wives (2002)
Footballers' Wives
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Signy, Laurence Moody, Julie Edwards, Roberto Bangura, Craig Lines
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Collins, Alison Newman, Gillian Taylforth, Zöe Lucker, Chad Shepherd
P.R.O.B.E.: The Zero Imperative (1994)
P.R.O.B.E.: The Zero Imperative
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Bill Baggs
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jon Pertwee, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Caroline John
Harry (1993)
Harry
As:
Cast
Director:
Mary McMurray, Laurence Moody, Martin Stellman, Sid Roberson, Rob Walker
Star Cast:
Declan Donnelly, Steve Coogan, Michael Elphick, Tom Hollander, Julie Graham, Ian Bartholomew
P.R.O.B.E.: Ghosts of Winterborne (1996)
P.R.O.B.E.: Ghosts of Winterborne
As:
Writer
Director:
Bill Baggs
Genres:
Short, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Caroline John, Reece Shearsmith, Daniel Matthews, David Hankinson, Nathan Hamlett
Clone (2008)
Clone
As:
Cast
Role:
Colonel Black (6 episodes, 2008)
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jonathan Pryce, Stuart McLoughlin, Fiona Glascott, Oliver Maltman

Mark Gatiss Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Sherlock Outstanding Television Movie 2016
BAFTA Awards
Sherlock Best Drama Series 2011