Search results for "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

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

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

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

Anchoress (1993) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2000

Enter the medieval world of Christine Carpenter, a visionary girl who is to become an Anchoress (walled-in recluse) so that she can "live in the Virgin's house forever." Based ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Chris Newby
CAST:  Natalie Morse  •  Eugene Bervoets  •  Toyah Willcox  •  Pete Postlethwaite

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

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

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

Perfect Parents (2006) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2008

After a violent incident in Lucy's public school, her atheist parents Stuart and Alison decide to find her a safe 'traditional' school. The only one they can afford is St. ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Joe Ahearne
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Susannah Harker  •  Brendan Coyle  •  David Warner

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




A Price Above Rubies (1998) RT 57% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2000

About a young woman who is married to a devout Jew and the problems that trouble their marriage because of the woman wanting something more out of her life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Boaz Yakin
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Julianna Margulies  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Allen Payne

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

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

Legend (2015) RT 61% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2016

Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian Helgeland
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Emily Browning  •  Taron Egerton  •  David Thewlis

Emily (2013)

EMILY puts two English characters within the framework of a stereotypically French film, deconstructing a common sexual fantasy to explore the moment two strangers meet and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Caroline Harvey
CAST:  Felicity Jones  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Vic Waghorn

Safe House (2015)

Former police officer Robert and his wife Katy left city life behind them after Robert was injured, whilst trying to protect a witness in his care. The witness, Susan Reynolds ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marc Evans
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Marsha Thomason  •  Paterson Joseph  •  Nicola Stephenson

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor (2013)

In 2013, something terrible is awakening in London's National Gallery; in 1562, a murderous plot is afoot in Elizabethan England; and somewhere in space an ancient battle ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Nick Hurran
CAST:  Matt Smith  •  David Tennant  •  John Hurt  •  Christopher Eccleston