Search results for "Christopher Eccleston"


Thor: The Dark World (2013) RT 66% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Alan Taylor
CAST:  Chris Hemsworth  •  Natalie Portman  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Idris Elba

28 Days Later (2002) RT 87% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Danny Boyle
CAST:  Cillian Murphy  •  Naomie Harris  •  Brendan Gleeson  •  Christopher Eccleston

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

Elizabeth (1998) RT 82% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 1999

The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Shekhar Kapur
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Joseph Fiennes

Existenz (1999) RT 71% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 1999

A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Jude Law  •  Ian Holm  •  Willem Dafoe

Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)

Upon learning that he has to come out of retirement to steal 50 cars in one night to save his brother Kip's life, former car thief Randall "Memphis" Raines enlists help from a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dominic Sena
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Giovanni Ribisi  •  Angelina Jolie  •  T.J. Cross

I Am Dina (2002) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2009

In Northern Norway during the 1860s, a little girl named Dina accidentally causes her mother's death. Overcome with grief, her father refuses to raise her, leaving her in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ole Bornedal
CAST:  Maria Bonnevie  •  Gérard Depardieu  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Pernilla August

Jude (1996) RT 81% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 2002

In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Kate Winslet  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Liam Cunningham  •  Rachel Griffiths

Revengers Tragedy (2002) RT 60% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Revengers Tragedy is a film adaptation of the 1606 play The Revenger's Tragedy It was directed by Alex Cox and adapted for the screen by Cox's fellow Liverpudlian, Frank ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alex Cox
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Eddie Izzard  •  Derek Jacobi  •  Kevin Knapman

The Invisible Circus (2001) RT 21% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 2002

After learning that her sister, Faith (Cameron Diaz), has committed suicide in Portugal, Phoebe (Jordana Brewster), an 18-year-old hippie, decides to uproot from her San ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Adam Brooks
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Jordana Brewster  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Blythe Danner




The Others (2001) RT 83% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2002

Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alejandro Amenábar
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Alakina Mann  •  James Bentley

Death and the Compass (1992) RT 17% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2005

In a nightmare city inhabited only by criminals and police... a mystic detective finds a tool to catch a villainous outlaw. Death and the Compass is British director Alex ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alex Cox
CAST:  Peter Boyle  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Miguel Sandoval  •  Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez

Shallow Grave (1994) RT 72% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Three friends discover their new flatmate dead but loaded with cash.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Danny Boyle
CAST:  Kerry Fox  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Ken Stott

Let Him Have It (1991) RT 81% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 2010

In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Medak
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Paul Reynolds  •  Eileen Atkins

New Orleans, Mon Amour (2008) RT Audience 25%

One year after Hurricane Katrina, troubles arise for a surgeon who, despite remarrying his ex-wife and starting his life anew, becomes reacquainted with an former girlfriend.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Elisabeth Moss

With or Without You (1999) RT Audience 38%

Rosie and Vincent know each other for ten years, and are married for five. She doesn't like her job, he isn't too pleased working with her dad. They're trying to have a baby. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Dervla Kirwan  •  Yvan Attal  •  Alun Armstrong

The Second Coming (2003)

Steven Baxter is the Son of God, and can produce the miracles to prove it. How does the world react when he announces it has to produce a Third Testament within five days, or ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Adrian Shergold
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston

One, Two, Buckle My Shoe (1992)

A dentist, Henry Morley, is found dead from a gunshot wound and the official verdict is that he has killed himself; a verdict apparently supported when it appears that he has ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Ross Devenish
CAST:  David Suchet  •  Philip Jackson  •  Joanna Phillips-Lane  •  Peter Blythe

Hillsborough (1996) RT Audience 81%

Drama based on the real life events of April 1989, when ninety-six Liverpool supporters were crushed to death during an F.A. Cup Semi-Final match against Nottingham Forest at ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charles McDougall
CAST:  Ricky Tomlinson  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Maurice Roeves  •  Mark Womack