Search results for "Andy Serkis"


The Prestige (2006) RT 76% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Feb 2007

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Christian Bale  •  Michael Caine  •  Scarlett Johansson

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) RT 64% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Andy Serkis

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) RT 91% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

24 Hour Party People (2002) RT 86% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Manchester 1976: Cambridge educated Tony Wilson, Granada TV presenter, is at a Sex Pistols gig. Totally inspired by this pivotal moment in music history, he and his friends ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  John Thomson  •  Lennie James  •  Shirley Henderson

13 Going on 30 (2004) RT 64% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Feb 2006

After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gary Winick
CAST:  Jennifer Garner  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Judy Greer  •  Andy Serkis

Arabian Nights (2000) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Scheherezade puts herself in danger to save Sultan Schariar, her childhood friend, from the madness that has gripped him since the death of his cheating wife at his own hands.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Steve Barron
CAST:  Mili Avital  •  Dougray Scott  •  Jason Scott Lee  •  Vanessa Mae

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Matt Reeves
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Judy Greer  •  Terry Notary  •  Gary Oldman

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) RT 82% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father Charles. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rupert Wyatt
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Karin Konoval  •  Freida Pinto  •  James Franco

Wild Bill (2011)

Out on parole after 8 years inside Bill Hayward returns home to find his now 11 and 15 year old sons abandoned by their mother and fending for themselves. Unwilling to play ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Charlie Creed-Miles  •  Will Poulter  •  Leo Gregory  •  Andy Serkis

Death of a Superhero (2011) RT 89% / Audience 80%

A dying 15-year-old boy draws stories of an invincible superhero as he struggles with his mortality.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ian Fitzgibbon
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Thomas Sangster  •  Michael McElhatton  •  Sharon Horgan




Burke & Hare (2010)

Two 19th-century opportunists (Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis) become serial killers so that they can maintain their profitable business supplying cadavers to an anatomist (Tom ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Andy Serkis  •  Isla Fisher  •  Tom Wilkinson

Brighton Rock (2010)

Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rowan Joffe
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Helen Mirren  •  John Hurt  •  Sam Riley

Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010) RT 76% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jan 2011

A biography of Ian Dury, starring Gollum actor Andy Serkis in the title role. Ian was stricken with polio at a young age, and defied expectations by becoming one of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Mat Whitecross
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Olivia Williams  •  Tom Hughes  •  Luke Evans

Inkheart (2008) RT 38% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 2009

An adventure of a father and his young daughter, searching for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative, this fantasy takes a darker side whenever we ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Iain Softley
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Sienna Guillory  •  Andy Serkis  •  Eliza Bennett

Einstein and Eddington (2008) RT Audience 74%

A look at the evolution of Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, and Einstein's relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to understand ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Philip Martin
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Richard McCabe  •  Andy Serkis  •  Patrick Kennedy

Rendition (2007) RT 47% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A man is abducted from the streets of London and transported via secret flights to an unknown country. Held in solitary confinement and cut off from the outside world, he is ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jim Threapleton
CAST:  Omar Berdouni  •  Andy Serkis  •  Ania Sowinski  •  Hugh Ross

Flushed Away (2006) RT 72% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2007

London high-society mouse Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  David Bowers  •  Sam Fell
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Kate Winslet  •  Ian McKellen  •  Jean Reno