All these powerful dramatic roles and all we can think of him as is Obi-Wan. Oh well, if you haven't seen Episode 1, perhaps you'll get to know Ewan McGregor as a hapless Scottish smackhead or hardened Australian criminal.
Scottish actor Ewan McGregor has starred in a surprising amount of action/adventure/ thrillers - still, for our money he's never seen a finer moment than when he sliced Darth Maul in half and sent him tumbling down into what we can only imagine to be the world's largest ventilation pipe. Make sure to check out recent crime-drama 'Son of a Gun'!
Movies in the vein of Tim Burton's 'Alice in Wonderland' or basically anything Terry Gilliam has ever done: exploring the power, and perils, of imagination through a breathtaking hallucinatory aesthetic.
Like Gabriel Garcia Marquez? Check out this collection of movies that partake in an aesthetic of realism tinged with fantasy, including 'Life of Pi' and 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'. Worth checking out for the posters alone!