Search results for "Charles Dance"


Ladies in Lavender (2004) RT 63% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Andrea, a gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm. When the Widdington sisters discover the handsome stranger on ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Dance
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Maggie Smith  •  Daniel Brühl  •  Freddie Jones

Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013) RT 8% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2014

A heart-warming tale about friendship, honour & courage, which sees a young boy become a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation
DIRECTION:  Manuel Sicilia
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Mark Strong

Patrick: Evil Awakens (2013) RT 83% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Jun 2014

Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Hartley
CAST:  Rachel Griffiths  •  Charles Dance  •  Sharni Vinson  •  Peta Sergeant

St George's Day (2012) RT 20% / Audience 33%

Infamous London gangster cousins, Micky Mannock and Ray Collishaw, are at the top of the food chain, when their world is turned upside down as they lose a shipment of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Frank Harper
CAST:  Vincent Regan  •  Charles Dance  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Craig Fairbrass

Underworld: Awakening (2012)

After being held in a coma-like state for fifteen years, vampire Selene learns that she has a fourteen-year-old vampire/Lycan hybrid daughter named Nissa, and when she finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Måns Mårlind  •  Björn Stein
CAST:  Kate Beckinsale  •  Stephen Rea  •  Michael Ealy  •  Theo James

Your Highness (2011) RT 27% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Aug 2011

A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his more heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Gordon Green
CAST:  Natalie Portman  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  James Franco  •  Danny McBride

There Be Dragons (2011) RT 11% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Roland Joffé
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Dougray Scott  •  Charlie Cox  •  Rodrigo Santoro

Ironclad (2011) RT 43% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 2011

In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the rights of free ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jonathan English
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Kate Mara  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Paul Giamatti

Neverland (2011) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets. Now, they've been rounded up by ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nick Willing
CAST:  Rhys Ifans  •  Anna Friel  •  Charles Dance  •  Q'orianka Kilcher

Going Postal (2010) RT Audience 82%

Moist von Lipwig is a con-man with a particular talent-- he is utterly unremarkable. When his execution is stayed in Terry Pratchett's remarkable Discworld, he must work off ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jon Jones
CAST:  Richard Coyle  •  David Suchet  •  Charles Dance  •  Tamsin Greig




Twice Upon a Time (2006)

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GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Antoine de Caunes
CAST:  Jean Rochefort  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Isabelle Nanty  •  Ian Richardson

Starter for 10 (2006) RT 90% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2007

In 1985, against the backdrop of Thatcherism, Brian Jackson enrolls in the University of Bristol, a scholarship boy from seaside Essex with a love of knowledge for its own ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tom Vaughan
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Alice Eve  •  Dominic Cooper  •  Simon Woods

Bleak House (2005) RT Audience 100%

2005 BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens novel that follows the life of Esther Summerson, her relationship to Lady Dedlock and John Jarndyce, the never ending legal battle of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Anna Maxwell Martin  •  Gillian Anderson  •  Charles Dance  •  Carey Mulligan

Don Bosco (2004) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Piedmont (Italy), nineteenth century. In Turin, the priest Don Bosco, a man from a humble farming family, he gave himself totally and passionately to the task of collecting ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Lodovico Gasparini
CAST:  Flavio Insinna  •  Lina Sastri  •  Charles Dance  •  Daniel Tschirley

Henry VIII (2003) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Henry VIII is a two-part British television movie produced principally by Granada Television for ITV. It chronicles the life of Henry VIII of England from the disintegration ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pete Travis
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Joss Ackland  •  Sid Mitchell  •  Charles Dance

Swimming Pool (2003) RT 84% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2004

In the middle of this amusing thriller is a relationship between two different types of females, one is a well know British author and the other is a sex-crazed French teen. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  François Ozon
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Ludivine Sagnier  •  Charles Dance  •  Jean-Marie Lamour

Gosford Park (2001) RT 86% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Clive Owen  •  Maggie Smith  •  Geraldine Somerville

Dark Blue World (2001) RT 62% / Audience 84%

DVD release: May 2002

March 15, 1939: Germany invades Czechoslovakia. Czech pilots flee to England, joining the RAF. After the war, back home, they are put in labor camps, suspected of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Jan Svěrák
CAST:  Kryštof Hádek  •  Tara Fitzgerald  •  Charles Dance  •  Oldřich Kaiser

Don't Go Breaking My Heart (1999)

Well meaning friends try to persuade Suzanne, a beautiful widow, to remarry and the choice seems to be between Frank, a philandering dentist, and Tony, a sensitive, failing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Willi Patterson
CAST:  Anthony Edwards  •  Linford Christie  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Ace Ryan