Beloved Harry Potter, played by Daniel Radcliffe, turns 32 years old on 23rd July 2021.
From heroes and villains to dramas, Daniel’s Film journey has been remarkable. Even today, he is a Fan Favorite due to his versatile acting. Embarking on the transformative journey of Daniel’s image of Wizard Boy in Harry Potter to a versatile actor portraying numerous challenging roles.
To Celebrate his 32nd Birthday, we have prepared a list of his best 5 Movies other than Harry Potter for fans to Binge-Watch!
Top 5 Movies of Daniel Radcliffe other than Harry Potter
1) Escape From Pretoria (2020)
One of the best movies by Daniel Radcliffe, the movie Escape From Pretoria,
is primarily based on a real-life story. It is about two white South African prisoners who were imprisoned for working on behalf of the African National Congress and are determined to escape the Pretoria Prison.
Daniel plays the lead Character of Tim Jenkin.
You will see the actor trying to analyze the perfect escape plan with his other prisoner mate – Stephen Lee from the infamous prison.
Worth the binge to find out if the escapade worked out.
2) Kill Your Darlings (2013)
Kill Your Darlings is a biographical drama film. In the movie, Daniel plays the lead role of the poet Allen Ginsberg who begs for a place at Columbia University in New York who is later writing typescript based on the events happening with an affectionate, charismatic rival.
Daniel in the movie has taken upon a Brave role of a character trying to find his place as a poet and sexually. Daniel’s same-sex scenes, along with a challenging storyline, are is one of the most diverse roles he has played in a movie.
3) Jungle ( 2017)
The movie Jungle is an actual story-based drama-adventure film. In the movie, Daniel plays the Character of Yossi Ghinsberg, who journeys into the heart of the Amazon Rainforest searching for an indigenous tribe with his friends during a conversation with an Austrian Stranger Karl.
Daniel portrays the Character of a jungle adventurer accurately. He was even known to lose weight for the role.
4) Swiss Army Man ( 2016)
In Swiss Army Man, Daniel Radcliffe is seen in a Hopeless man stranded on an island attempting suicide who later on befriends a corpse. The versatile actor amazingly and accurately plays the Character depicting human conditions.
In the movie, you will see Hank ( Daniel ) using the corpse’s powers like the ability to pour drinking water and affecting one’s mind to his advantage. A thoroughly well-acted movie by Daniel Radcliffe was also very well received by critics.
5) Horns ( 2014)
A Canadian – American Comedy-horror movie directed by Alexandre Aja starred Daniel as the lead Character with horns- Ignatius Perris. The movie is about Ignatius – a young man whose wife got killed.
After a terrible incident, he starts developing horns, commencing his journey to find his wife’s Killer. This 2013 movie is Daniel getting astray from his Wizard boy image of Harry Potter into the Darker, ‘Devil-like’ young man.
The movie Horns, with its humorous, dark horror with a heavy ending blended with Daniels’s warm persona, is worth watching.