5 Movies With the Brilliant Bryan Cranston to Stream Now on Prime Video, Max & Hulu
If you've only known Bryan Cranston as the iconic Heisenberg, then you absolutely need to check out these movies.
Will it be a stretch if we say that Bryan Cranston is one of the most versatile actors of our time? We believe it won’t. Cranston has proved his talent on both the small and big screens with unforgettable roles.
If you are a fan of the actor, here are movies starring Cranston you can stream right now on various platforms.
Last Flag Flying (2017) — Prime Video
This movie follows three Vietnam War veterans, played by Steve Carell, Laurence Fishburne, and, of course, Bryan Cranston.
They reunite after decades to fulfill a solemn promise. Cranston's performance as Sal Nealon, a bar owner with a rough exterior but a golden heart, is simply outstanding. It's a story of friendship, loss, and coming to terms with the past.
The Upside (2019) — Hulu
Ready for a laughter ride with a touch of inspiration? The Upside is a must-watch. Cranston steps into the shoes of a wealthy quadriplegic who hires a parolee (played by Kevin Hart) as his caretaker.
This is a remake of the eponymous French movie. While the original film is more acclaimed, the chemistry between Cranston and Hart is phenomenal, and you'll find yourself laughing one minute and deeply moved the next.
Batman: Year One (2011) — Max
Are you a fan of superheroes and animations? Then you'll love Batman: Year One. This animated adaptation of the famous comic book series features Cranston as the voice of Lieutenant James Gordon, making it a treat for both comic book enthusiasts and newcomers.
It's a fantastic watch, definitely recommended for Batman fans.
In Dubious Battle (2016) — Prime Video
Set during the labor movement of the 1930s, this film shows Cranston in a supporting role as Sheriff. Directed by and starring James Franco, the movie dives deep into the struggles and conflicts of laborers.
Cranston's performance, though not in a leading role, is always great to watch.
Trumbo (2015) — Max
In Trumbo, Cranston plays Dalton Trumbo, one of the most successful screenwriters in Hollywood who was blacklisted for his political beliefs. Cranston's portrayal of Trumbo's fight against the Hollywood blacklist is both inspiring and simply exceptional.