Search results for "Clare Higgins"

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The Golden Compass (2007) RT 43% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2008

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Weitz
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Daniel Craig  •  Eva Green  •  Ian McShane

Hellraiser (1987) RT 63% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1998

An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover, who's being chased by demons after he escaped from their sado-masochistic Hell.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Clive Barker
CAST:  Andrew Robinson  •  Clare Higgins  •  Ashley Laurence  •  Sean Chapman

Mrs. Palfrey at the Clarmemont (2005)

All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Dan Ireland
CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Rupert Friend  •  Zoe Tapper  •  Anna Massey

The Fruit Machine (1988) RT Audience 65%

Eddie and Michael are two 16-year-old gay friends from Liverpool. Berated by his father for his camp behavior, Eddie runs away from his Liverpool home and joins Michael, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Emile Charles  •  Tony Forsyth  •  Louis Emerick  •  Bruce Payne

Cassandra's Dream (2007) RT 46% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2008

The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go bad and the two become enemies.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Sally Hawkins

Small Faces (1996)

Three teenage brothers, gang-member Bobby, troubled mama's boy Alan and self-assured prankster Lex, reside in a downtrodden section of Glasgow, Scotland, circa 1968. But while ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Iain Robertson  •  Joseph McFadden  •  Steven Duffy  •  Laura Fraser

Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988) RT 50% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most intense sensations of pleasure and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Randel
CAST:  Clare Higgins  •  Ashley Laurence  •  Kenneth Cranham  •  Imogen Boorman

1919 (1985)

Two former patients of Sigmund Freud meet again and discuss their psychiatric treatment 65 years earlier.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hugh Brody
CAST:  Paul Scofield  •  Maria Schell  •  Frank Finlay  •  Diana Quick

I Give It a Year (2013) RT 54% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2013

After a quick courtship, two lovers hastily decide to tie the knot. As their first year of marriage unfolds, temptation and incompatibility put their relationship in jeopardy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Rafe Spall  •  Rose Byrne  •  Anna Faris  •  Jason Flemyng

A Fantastic Fear of Everything (2012) RT 33% / Audience 35%

Jack is a children's author turned crime novelist whose detailed research into the lives of Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck, persecuted by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Crispian Mills  •  Chris Hopewell
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Paul Freeman  •  Clare Higgins  •  Amara Karan

Spring 1941 (2008)

After Germany invades Poland and the Nazis order the confinement of all local Jews in the ghetto, medical doctor Artur Planck (Joseph Fiennes) manages to flee with his family, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Uri Barbash
CAST:  Mirosław Baka  •  Joseph Fiennes  •  Clare Higgins  •  Kelly Harrison

Bad Behaviour (1993) RT Audience 25%

The McAllister family house is the setting for Gerry and Ellie's grapples with work, children and how to get the bathroom fixed. Both have reached the stage where reason ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Sinéad Cusack  •  Phil Daniels  •  Philip Jackson

B. Monkey (1998) RT 61% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2000

When wistful introvert Alan Furnace meets quick-witted bombshell Beatrice, he has no idea of her secret life as "B. Monkey" -- the top thief-for-hire in London's criminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Radford
CAST:  Asia Argento  •  Jared Harris  •  Rupert Everett  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Fatherland (1994)

Fictional account of what might have happened if Hitler had won the war. It is now the 1960s and Germany's war crimes have so far been kept a secret. Hitler wants to talk ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Peter Vaughan  •  Michael Kitchen

Catherine Cookson's The Secret (2000)

A tale of suspense and intrigue set in 19th century Tyneside, 'The Secret' is based on Catherine Cookson's only thriller novel. Freddie Musgrave's life is in turmoil when a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Grint
CAST:  Colin Buchanan  •  Hannah Yelland  •  June Whitfield  •  Stephen Moyer

The Curse of Steptoe (2008)

In the early 1960s aspiring stage actor Harry H. Corbett jumps at the chance to play junk-dealer Harold Steptoe in a television comedy show 'Steptoe and Son'. However, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Samuels
CAST:  Jason Isaacs  •  Phil Davis  •  Roger Allam  •  Clare Higgins

Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II (2015)

Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II is a feature length documentary uncovering the history and the making of Clive Barker's Hellraiser and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Horror
DIRECTION:  Kevin McDonagh
CAST:  Doug Bradley  •  Clare Higgins  •  Christopher Figg  •  Simon Bamford

All's Well That Ends Well (2009)

National Theatre Live is an initiative operated by the Royal National Theatre in London, which broadcasts live via satellite, performances of their productions to movie ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marianne Elliott
CAST:  Ben Allen  •  Cassie Atkinson  •  Jolyon Coy  •  Rob Delaney

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