Search results for "Britta Smith"


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In the Name of the Father (1993) RT 94% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Jul 1998

A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. He and his four friends are ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Emma Thompson  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  John Lynch

My Left Foot (1989) RT 97% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2005

In this true story told through flashbacks, Christy Brown is born with crippling cerebral palsy into a poor, working-class Irish family. Able only to control movement in his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Brenda Fricker  •  Alison Whelan  •  Declan Croghan

The Magdalene Sisters (2002) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Four women are given into the custody of the Magdalene sisterhood asylum to correct their sinful behavior: Crispina and Rose have given birth to a premarital child, Margaret ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Peter Mullan
CAST:  Anne-Marie Duff  •  Nora-Jane Noone  •  Eileen Walsh  •  Mary Murray

Hear My Song (1991) RT 93% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 1992

Singer Josef Locke fled to Ireland 25 years ago to escape the clutches of the tax man and police Chief Jim Abbott. What he also left behind was the love of his life Cathleen ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Ned Beatty  •  Shirley Anne Field  •  Tara Fitzgerald  •  William Hootkins

Her Own Rules (1998)

Melissa Gilbert stars as Marygold/Meredith. A sad and lonely writer returning to her home town in England for the first time since she was about 6 or 7 years old,after being ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Bobby Roth
CAST:  Melissa Gilbert  •  Jeremy Sheffield  •  Lorraine Pilkington  •  Ginny Holder

Talk of Angels (1998) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Jan 2004

This is the story of a young Irish woman who comes to Spain to escape from the pressures she feels about her impending marriage to a political activist in Ireland. But in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Nick Hamm
CAST:  Polly Walker  •  Frances McDormand  •  Vincent Pérez  •  Franco Nero

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