Search results for "Angela Lansbury"

Anastasia (1997) RT 85% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 1999

This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia's last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Don Bluth  •  Gary Goldman
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Meg Ryan  •  Kelsey Grammer  •  Christopher Lloyd

Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011) RT 48% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Jim Carrey stars as Tom Popper, a successful businessman who’s clueless when it comes to the really important things in life...until he inherits six “adorable” penguins, each ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Carla Gugino  •  Madeline Carroll  •  Angela Lansbury

Nanny McPhee (2005) RT 73% / Audience 63%

DVD release: May 2006

Widower Cedric Brown (Colin Firth) hires Nanny McPhee (Emma Thompson) to care for his seven rambunctious children, who have chased away all previous nannies. Taunted by Simon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Kirk Jones
CAST:  Emma Thompson  •  Colin Firth  •  Kelly Macdonald  •  Thomas Sangster

Broadway's Lost Treasures III: The Best of the Tony Awards (2005) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Broadway royalty and Tony-winners Tommy Tune, Carol Channing, Robert Goulet, and Harvey Fierstein are your hosts for this third compilation of great musical performances from ...  (more)

CAST:  Gwen Verdon  •  Vanessa Williams  •  Ray Walston  •  Jerry Orbach

Broadway: The Golden Age (2003) RT 83% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Broadway: The Golden Age is the most important, ambitious and comprehensive film ever made about America's most celebrated indigenous art form. Award-winning filmmaker Rick ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
CAST:  Edie Adams  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Kaye Ballard

The Blackwater Lightship (2004) RT Audience 55%

A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Dianne Wiest  •  Gina McKee  •  Angela Lansbury  •  Keith McErlean

Broadway's Lost Treasures II (2004) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 2004

The annual Tony Award broadcast provides the only filmed record of Broadway's best for audiences to experience as if they were front-row-center on opening night. This second ...  (more)

CAST:  Gregory Hines  •  Nathan Lane  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Katharine Hepburn

Murder, She Wrote: The Celtic Riddle (2003)

Jessica Fletcher is off to solve another murder mystery, this time in Ireland.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Anthony Pullen Shaw
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Fionnula Flanagan  •  Tegan West  •  Cyril O'Reilly

Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man (2001)

Jessica Fletcher discovers a shocking old family secret that leads her on a journey to the deep South to bring to light the mysterious details surrounding the death of a slave ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Anthony Pullen Shaw
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Michael Jace  •  David Ogden Stiers

Murder, She Wrote: A Story to Die For (2000) RT Audience 67%

JB Fletcher is a speaker at Speakers Incorporated attended by various authors. Uri Malenkovitch also attends to promote his book about the KGB. When he is killed, Jessica ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Anthony Pullen Shaw
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Richard Crenna  •  Robert Mailhouse  •  Kathryn Morris

The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax (1999)

When her doctor recommends that a widow pursue her unfulfilled life ambitions, he doesn't realize that she has always wanted to be a spy. Sending a letter to her congressman ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Pullen Shaw
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Thomas Ian Griffith  •  Ed Bishop  •  Paul Birchard

Mrs 'Arris Goes to Paris (1992)

Ada Harris, a London charwoman in the 1950's, sees a Dior dress and decides that she's going to own one. First, she scrimps and saves her money, but when she has enough, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Pullen Shaw
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Omar Sharif  •  Diana Rigg

Beauty and the Beast (1991) RT 93% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gary Trousdale  •  Kirk Wise
CAST:  Paige O'Hara  •  Robby Benson  •  Richard White  •  Jerry Orbach

A Green Journey (1990)

An aging school teacher (Lansbury) at a Catholic grammar school in Minnesota questions her life's existence when she has to start battling a new bishop (Prosky). As a result ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Cynthia Nixon  •  Robert Prosky

The Shell Seekers (1989) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Dec 1993

Angela Lansbury, Tony Award-winning star of stage and screen, gives a touching performance as a woman who gets a second chance at life and love in this remarkable adaptation ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Irene Worth  •  Sam Wanamaker  •  Patricia Hodge

Shootdown (1988)

DVD release: Dec 2006

Nan Moore, the mother of one of the victims of the aero accident of the Korean Air Lines in 1983 where the plane was shot down over the Soviet Union, tries to find the truth ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Pressman
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  George Coe  •  Kyle Secor  •  Molly Hagan

Rage of Angels: The Story Continues (1986)

Jennifer's life changes when Warner, now Vice President of the United States, decides to see her and her son, Joshua. At the same time, Jennifer is unaware that James Moretti, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Paul Wendkos
CAST:  Jaclyn Smith  •  Ken Howard  •  Michael Nouri  •  Susan Sullivan

The Company of Wolves (1984)

A bag full of symbolic folklore about werewolves, or, rather, their sexual connotation. Granny tells her granddaughter Rosaleen strange, disturbing tales about innocent ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Sarah Patterson  •  Angela Lansbury  •  David Warner  •  Tusse Silberg