Sir Thomas Sean Connery is one of the most popular actors and producers of all time, well known especially for his special accent. He won two BAFTA Awards, three Golden Globes and many other nominations for different movies.
Most fans first saw him in James Bond, because he starred in seven Bond movies between 1962 and 1983. „The Greatest Living Scot” and „Sexiest man Alive” in 1999 has had a truly outstanding career. Today we will be talking about his top ten movies.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade – 1989
Intrepid archeologist Indiana Jones follows in his fathers (Dr. Henry Jones Sr.) footsteps. But it is only after he disappears that Indiana decides to go on the hunt for the Holy Grail.
The Untouchables – 1987
One of Sean Connery’s epic movies. He plays alongside Kevin Costner and Robert De Niro in what is one of the most amazing movies about corruption and federal agents.
The Hunt for Red October – 1990
Sean Connery and Alec Baldwin are caught up in a war between the USSR and USA, as one of the USSR’s best submarines violates orders and tries to make it a run for the United States.
Robin and Marian – 1976
A different kind of Robin Hood, older and wiser, returns from the crusades and makes a last attempt to win Lady Marian’s heart. Will he succeed?
James Bond – Thunderball – 1965
James Bond is one of the movie series that transformed Sean Connery in the icon that he is today. In „Thunderball” Bond heads to the Bahamas to recover two nuclear warheads that were stolen by agent Emilio Largo as part of an international extortion scheme.
James Bond – Goldfinger – 1964
Yet another James Bond movie in which the protagonist tries to investigate a gold magnate’s smuggling. In the end he uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve.
The Hill – 1965
A movie about the brutal reality of World War II tells the story of five prisoners who struggle to survive the hardships of a military prison. But will they manage to escape?
The Rock – 1996
One of Sean’s later movies is „The Rock”. In it he plays the role of renegade general who try to take over Alcatraz and threaten San Francisco with biological weapons.