Search results for "Brenda Blethyn"

A River Runs Through It (1992) RT 83% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Nov 1999

A River Runs Through is a cinematographically stunning true story of Norman Maclean. The story follows Norman and his brother Paul through the experiences of life and growing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Craig Sheffer  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Brenda Blethyn

Pride & Prejudice (2005)

Pride and Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an english gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Matthew Macfadyen  •  Rosamund Pike  •  Simon Woods

Mary and Martha (2013)

Wealthy American housewife Mary Morgan takes her bullied son George out of school for home education,including a trip to Southern Africa. Whilst in Mozambique George is bitten ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Sam Claflin  •  Frank Grillo

My Angel (2011)

Fifteen year old Eddie's mother falls very ill after a serious car accident. Eddie and his brother Stewart end up having to take care of themselves and one night when they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephen Cookson
CAST:  Celia Imrie  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Timothy Spall

Dead Man Running (2009) RT 10% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2010

A loan shark gives ex-con Nick a period of 24 hours in order to pay back the money he owes. Up against it, Nick involves his best mate on a multi-part mission in order to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alex De Rakoff
CAST:  50 Cent  •  Tamer Hassan  •  Danny Dyer  •  Blake Ritson

The Calling (2010) RT Audience 23%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Joanna - a university student - leaves her course to become a nun.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
CAST:  Emily Beecham  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Susannah York  •  Rita Tushingham

London River (2009) RT 90% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2012

After traveling to London to check on their missing children in the wake of the 2005 terror attack on the city, two strangers come to discover their respective children had ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Rachid Bouchareb
CAST:  Brenda Blethyn  •  Sotigui Kouyaté  •  Sami Bouajila  •  Roschdy Zem

Atonement (2007) RT 83% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a 13-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit. Based ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  James McAvoy  •  Romola Garai  •  Saoirse Ronan

On a Clear Day (2005) RT 67% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jul 2006

After decades of laboring as a Glasgow shipbuilder, Frank Redmond, a no-nonsense 55-year-old working-class man, suddenly finds himself laid off. For the first time in his life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gaby Dellal
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Sean McGinley  •  Jamie Sives

Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005) RT 79% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2005

Who or what exactly is a Heffalump? The lovable residents of the Hundred Acre Wood -- Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga and the rest of the pack -- embark on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Frank Nissen
CAST:  Jim Cummings  •  John Fiedler  •  Nikita Hopkins  •  Kath Soucie

Belonging (2004)

DVD release: Aug 2005

Jess (Brenda Blethyn) and town handyman Jacob (Kevin Whately) have been happily married 20 years, recently taking in a trio of Jacob's elderly relatives, including his mother ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Brenda Blethyn  •  Rosemary Harris  •  Anna Massey  •  Peter Sallis

Beyond the Sea (2004) RT 42% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2005

A swooning study of "Mack the Knife" singer Bobby Darin specifically, and his relationship with his wife Sandra Dee.   (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Spacey
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Kate Bosworth  •  John Goodman  •  Bob Hoskins

Blizzard (2003)

A young girl's aunt tells her the tale of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  LeVar Burton
CAST:  Brenda Blethyn  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Kevin Pollak  •  Jan Tříska

The Sleeping Dictionary (2003) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A young Englishman is dispatched to Sarawak to become part of the British colonial government. He encounters some unorthodox local traditions, and finds himself faced with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Guy Jenkin
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Hugh Dancy  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Christopher Ling Lee Ian

Sonny (2002)

New Orleans, 1981. Sonny Phillips, just discharged from the Army, returns home. The only life he's known is as a gigolo, working for his mother, but he wants to leave that ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nicolas Cage
CAST:  James Franco  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Harry Dean Stanton  •  Mena Suvari

Pumpkin (2002) RT 36% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Nov 2002

When perfect, perky Carolyn (Christina Ricci) and her Alpha Omega Pi sisters decide to coach mentally challenged athletes for the regional Challenged Games, Carolyn's assigned ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anthony Abrams  •  Adam Larson Broder
CAST:  Christina Ricci  •  Hank Harris  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Dominique Swain

On the Nose (2001) RT Audience 43%

Brendan is a janitor at a university who has a fondness for gambling, especially betting on horse races. However, he doesn't have much skill at it, and poorly considered bets ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Caffrey
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  Brenda Blethyn

Lovely & Amazing (2001) RT 86% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Self-esteem and insecurity are at the heart of this comedy about the relationship between a mother and her three confused daughters.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicole Holofcener
CAST:  Catherine Keener  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Emily Mortimer  •  Jake Gyllenhaal