Search results for "Albert Finney"


Charlie Bubbles (1967) RT Audience 60%

Charlie Bubbles, a writer, up from the working class of Manchester, England, who, in the course of becoming prematurely rich and famous, has mislaid a writer's basic tool - ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Albert Finney
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Liza Minnelli  •  Colin Blakely

Skyfall (2012) RT 93% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 2013

When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Judi Dench  •  Javier Bardem  •  Ralph Fiennes

The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Dec 2007

Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Greengrass
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Julia Stiles  •  David Strathairn  •  Scott Glenn

A Good Year (2006) RT 26% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Albert Finney  •  Marion Cotillard

Big Fish (2003)

Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Albert Finney  •  Billy Crudup  •  Jessica Lange

The Bourne Legacy (2012) RT 56% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Dec 2012

The fourth installment of the highly successful Bourne series sidelines main character Jason Bourne in order to focus on a fellow estranged assassin Aaron Cross. The story ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Gilroy
CAST:  Jeremy Renner  •  Scott Glenn  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Edward Norton

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007) RT 88% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2008

When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store, the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that send them and their family hurtling ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Albert Finney  •  Marisa Tomei

Amazing Grace (2006) RT 70% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Nov 2007

From the makers of "Ray" and acclaimed director Michael Apted, comes the inspiring story of how one man's passion and perseverance changed the world. Based on the true story ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Romola Garai  •  Albert Finney  •  Benedict Cumberbatch

Corpse Bride (2005)

Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Fantasy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton  •  Mike Johnson
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Emily Watson  •  Tracey Ullman

Ocean's Twelve (2004) RT 56% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in a caper concerning three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam. But Europol agent ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Brad Pitt  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones  •  Julia Roberts




The Gathering Storm (2002) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A love story offering an intimate look inside the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled, though little-known, moment in their lives.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Loncraine
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Linus Roache

Delivering Milo (2001) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jun 2005

A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Anton Yelchin  •  Albert Finney  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Campbell Scott

Erin Brockovich (2000) RT 84% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 2000

A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins -- with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for an attorney and comes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Julia Roberts  •  Albert Finney  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Marg Helgenberger

Breakfast of Champions (1999) RT 26% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jun 2000

A portrait of a fictional town in the mid west that is home to a group of idiosyncratic and slightly neurotic characters. Dwayne Hoover is a wealthy car dealer-ship owner ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Albert Finney  •  Nick Nolte  •  Barbara Hershey

Simpatico (1999) RT 25% / Audience 14%

DVD release: Aug 2000

As youths in Azusa, Vinnie, Carter, and Rosie pull off a racing scam, substituting winners for plodders and winning big bucks on long odds. When an official uncovers the scam, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Sharon Stone  •  Catherine Keener

A Rather English Marriage (1998) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A squadron leader and a retired milkman decide to bury their differences and move in together after they are both widowed on the very same night. They become a companionable ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Seed
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Joanna Lumley  •  John Light

Washington Square (1997) RT 82% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Set in 1870's New York, a spinster heiress is courted by a much younger, penniless man, much to the chagrin of her over-protective father, and must decide whether to spend the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Holland
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Albert Finney  •  Maggie Smith  •  Ben Chaplin

The Run of the Country (1995) RT 43% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 1996

An Irish lad (Matt Keeslar) who fled from his oppressive, widowed father (Albert Finney) falls for a girl (Victoria Smurfit) from an affluent family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Yates
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Matt Keeslar  •  Victoria Smurfit  •  Anthony Brophy