Search results for "Christopher Eccleston"

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

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

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
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

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

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)

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

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

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)

DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Elisabeth Moss

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)

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

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)

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

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)

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

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