Happy 43rd Ewan!
This was a comedy/drama released in 1996 and directed by Danny Boyle. It is based on a novel of the same name by Irvine Welsh. It was ranked #10 by the British Film Institute in their Top 100 British films of all time. Ewan played heroin addict Mark “Rent Boy” Renton.
This 2003 drama was directed by Tim Burton. It is based on a novel of the same name by Daniel Wallace. Ewan plays the lead role of traveling salesman Edward Bloom as a young man. Also in the film are Albert Finney (as the elder Edward Bloom), Jessica Lange, Danny DeVito, and Steve Buscemi.
Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
The George Lucas-directed third episode of the Star Wars saga was released in 2005. Ewan played the role of Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi. Also in this film were Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman, Ian McDiarmid, and Samuel L. Jackson.
The Men Who Stare At Goats
This 2009 comedy was directed by Grant Heslov and was based on a book by Jon Ronson. Ewan played the role of American journalist Bob Wilton. Also in this film were George Clooney, Jeff Bridges, Kevin Spacey, Robert Patrick, and Stephen Lang.