Movie list Alan Rickman. Alan Rickman, a great British actor, died Thursday (14/14) at the age of 69 after battling cancer. Most of us surely know that Alan Rickman is the actor who revived the fierce character of Professor Snape in the Harry Potter films.
In fact, his work is not only that, as you know. It seems that his career has been long. Rickman has proven to play many characters in various films before we finally know him as Severus Snape.
1. CBGB, 2013
In this film, Rickman plays Hilly Kristal, a punk musician and founder of a legendary bar called CBGB.
2. Alice in Wonderland, 2010
Rickman lent his distinctive voice to the character of Blue Caterpillar Absolem in Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland. Don’t you think? We don’t think so either.
3. Movie list Alan Rickman: Bottle Shock, 2008
Rickman played a wine connoisseur named Steven Spurrier in 2008. You need to know that this film called Bottle Shock is based on a true story.
4. Sweeney Todd, 2007
Rickman returned to play Judge Turpin in Tim Burton’s film as well as in the musical Sweeney Todd in 2007.
5. Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, 2005
Rickman returned to lend his voice to Marvin, a paranoid android, in 2005. The film Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is taken from the book by Douglas Adams.
6. Something the Lord Made, 2004
Rickman also played Alfred Blalock, the world’s first open-heart surgeon, in the 2004 TV series Something that the Lord Made.
7. Movie list Alan Rickman: Love Actually, 2003
Rickman played Harry, a desperate man who is trapped in an affair with his office assistant, in the romantic comedy “Love Actually” in 2003.
8. Galaxy Quest, 1999
Rickman plays Alexander Dane, a classic film actor who later swerves as a TV star in a sci-fi comedy series. The film, titled Galaxy Quest, was made in 1999.
9. Dogma, 1999
Rickman once played Metatron, the voice of God, in Kevin Smith’s 1999 religious comedy film Dogma.
10. Michael Collins, 1996
Rickman played Eamon de Valera in the 1996 film Michael Collins.
11. Sense and Sensibility, 1995
Rickman played Colonel Brandon in the Jane Austen classic Sense and Sensibility in 1995.
12. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, 1991
Rickman played the antagonist, the Sheriff of Nottingham, in the 1991 play Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.
13. Die Hard, 1988
Apparently, Rickman has also played in the movie Die Hard. He plays Hans Gruber, who is a terrorist leader.
Goodbye, Alan Rickman. Until then, you will remain our Professor Snape, who is annoying but also amazing.