Daniel Day-Lewis

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Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis (born 29 April 1957) is an English actor with both British and Irish citizenship. His portrayals of Christy Brown in My Left Foot (1989) and Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood (2007) won Academy and BAFTA Awards for Best Actor, and Screen Actors Guild as well as Golden Globe Awards for There Will Be Blood. His role as Bill "The Butcher" Cutting in Gangs of New York (2002) earned him the BAFTA Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Day-Lewis, who grew up in London, is the son of actress Jill Balcon and the Anglo-Irish Poet Laureate, Cecil Day-Lewis. He is a method actor, known for his constant devotion to and research of his roles. Often, he will remain completely in character for the duration of the shooting schedule of his films, even to the point of adversely affecting his health. He is known as one of the most selective actors in the film industry, having starred in only five films since 1997, with as many as five years between roles.

Most Popular Daniel Day-Lewis Trailers

Total trailers found: 25

Gangs of New York Trailer (2002)

14 December 2002

It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier.

There Will Be Blood Trailer (2007)

28 December 2007

When ruthless oil prospector, Daniel Plainview learns of oil-rich land in California that can be bought cheaply, he moves his operation there and begins manipulating and exploiting the local landowners into selling him their property.

Lincoln Trailer (2012)

09 November 2012

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery.

Gandhi Trailer (1982)

30 November 1982

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence.

The Last of the Mohicans Trailer (1992)

25 September 1992

As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides.

In the Name of the Father Trailer (1993)

12 December 1993

A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London.

The Bounty Trailer (1984)

04 May 1984

The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. This version follows both the efforts of Fletcher Christian to get his men beyond the reach of British retribution, and the epic voyage of Lieutenant Bligh to get his loyalists safely to East Timor in a tiny lifeboat.

The Ballad of Jack and Rose Trailer (2005)

25 March 2005

Jack Slavin is an environmentalist with a heart condition who lives with his daughter, Rose, on an isolated island.

Nine Trailer (2009)

03 December 2009

Arrogant, self-centered movie director Guido Contini finds himself struggling to find meaning, purpose, and a script for his latest film endeavor.

The Age of Innocence Trailer (1993)

17 September 1993

Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.

A Room with a View Trailer (1985)

13 December 1985

When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation.

My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown Trailer (1989)

21 July 1989

In this true story told through flashbacks, Christy Brown is born with crippling cerebral palsy into a poor, working-class Irish family.

The Unbearable Lightness of Being Trailer (1988)

05 February 1988

Tomas is a doctor and a lady-killer in 1960s Czechoslovakia, an apolitical man who is struck with love for the bookish country girl Tereza; his more sophisticated sometime lover Sabina eventually accepts their relationship and the two women form an electric friendship.

The Boxer Trailer (1997)

31 December 1997

Nineteen-year-old Danny Flynn is imprisoned for his involvement with the I.R.A. in Belfast. He leaves behind his family and his sixteen-year-old girlfriend, Maggie Hamill.

My Beautiful Laundrette Trailer (1985)

07 September 1985

Omar, a homosexual Pakistani boy living in London with his alcoholic father, lifts a chunk of drug money from another Pakistani and, with his lover Johnny, decides to renovate a grungy laundrette.

Eversmile, New Jersey Trailer (1989)

11 September 1989

Traveling dentist O'Connell traverses South America on his motorcycle for the 'Eversmile' foundation of New Jersey, in a fight not only against caries, but also against fear, ignorance, indifference - and established antediluvian dentists.

The Crucible Trailer (1996)

27 November 1996

The movie is centered around the Salem Massachusetts witch trials of 1692. The movie is based on the play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller.

The Insurance Man Trailer (1986)

22 February 1986

Franz, a young man, works in a dye factory in Prague. One day he notices a skin-rash, like eczema, growing on his hands.

Sunday Bloody Sunday Trailer (1971)

01 July 1971

Recently divorced career woman Alex Greville begins a romantic relationship with glamorous mod artist Bob Elkin, fully aware that he's also intimately involved with middle-aged doctor Daniel Hirsh.

Nanou Trailer (1986)

07 September 1986

A British girl falls for a French man while on vacation.

How Many Miles to Babylon? Trailer (1982)

01 January 1982

Wealthy Alexander Moore and working-class Jerry Crowe are childhood friends and in 1914 find themselves in the same Army unit - Alex as an officer and Jerry as a private.

Access to the Danger Zone Trailer (2012)

01 June 2012

Directed by Peter Casaer and narrated by Daniel Day-Lewis, this documentary provides a harrowing look at the challenges of delivering humanitarian aid in armed conflicts.

Dangerous Corner Trailer (1983)

22 May 1983

An unexpected suicide prompts much speculation about honesty and theft.

Forever Ealing Trailer (2002)

05 December 2002

This is a history of the England's Ealing Film Studios, from its beginnings in 1902. It follows the s

Stars & Bars Trailer (1988)

18 March 1988

Henderson Dores (Daniel Day Lewis), a New York based art dealer from England, travels to Georgia to persuade patriarch, Harry Dean Stanton, to sell a Monet previously thought lost.