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

Song for Marion (2012)

A feel-good, heart-warming story about how music can inspire you. Song for Marion stars Terence Stamp as Arthur, a grumpy pensioner who can't understand why his wife Marion ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Andrew Williams
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Christopher Eccleston

The Borrowers (2011) RT 73% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Family adventure based on Mary Norton's classic children's books about a race of tiny people who live under the floorboards, resourcefully surviving by borrowing bits and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tom Harper
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Stephen Fry  •  Sharon Horgan  •  Aisling Loftus

Masterpiece Contemporary: Lennon Naked (2010)

A profile of John Lennon in the late 1960s as the Beatles are set to fall apart.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Edmund Coulthard
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Christopher Fairbank  •  Andrew Scott  •  Naoko Mori

Amelia (2009) RT 20% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2010

A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mira Nair
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Richard Gere  •  Aaron Abrams  •  Ewan McGregor

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009) RT 35% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2009

From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Sommers
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Channing Tatum  •  Marlon Wayans  •  Sienna Miller

The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007) RT 14% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David L. Cunningham
CAST:  Ian McShane  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Gregory Smith  •  Jonathan Jackson

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 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




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

Sunday (2002) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Sunday tells the story of an infamous day in Derry, North of Ireland and how the events of that day were subsequently covered up by the British Government of the time. On ...  (more)

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CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Eva Birthistle  •  Ciaran McMenamin  •  Brid Brennan

Othello (2001) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2002

With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Geoffrey Sax
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Eamonn Walker  •  Keeley Hawes  •  Richard Coyle

Strumpet (2001) RT Audience 36%

Strayman, a spontaneous poet, is landlord to a pack of stray dogs. Unable to resist another of life's strays, he hooks up with Strumpet, a shy, homeless girl with an ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Danny Boyle
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Genna G

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

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

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

Heart (1999)

A woman, plastered in blood, is arrested by a grave, and a tale of loss, lust and jealousy slowly unfolds.  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles McDougall
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Kate Hardie  •  Rhys Ifans

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

Elizabeth (1998) RT 82% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 1999

This film details the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, as played by Cate Blanchett. The main focus is the endless attempts by her ...  (more)

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