Search results for "Colin Firth"


Mamma Mia! (2008) RT 54% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Set on an idyllic Greek island, the plot serves as a background for a wealth of ABBA hit songs. Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on the island is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Amanda Seyfried  •  Colin Firth

A Christmas Carol (2009)

Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Jim Carrey  •  Steve Valentine  •  Daryl Sabara

Magic in the Moonlight (2014) RT 52% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 2014

Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Emma Stone  •  Colin Firth  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Hamish Linklater

Before I Go to Sleep (2014) RT 36% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rowan Joffe
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Colin Firth  •  Mark Strong  •  Anne-Marie Duff

The Railway Man (2013) RT 67% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Aug 2014

A victim from World War II's "Death Railway" sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Teplitzky
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Colin Firth  •  Jeremy Irvine

Devil's Knot (2013) RT 24% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2014

The savage murders of three young children sparks a controversial trial of three teenagers accused of killing the kids as part of a satanic ritual.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Mireille Enos  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Stephen Moyer  •  Kevin Durand

Gambit (2012) RT Audience 99%

An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  Stanley Tucci  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Alan Rickman  •  Colin Firth

Arthur Newman (2012) RT 20% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Sep 2013

A story of a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life, who then moves in with a woman who is also trying to leave her past behind.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Dante Ariola
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Emily Blunt  •  Anne Heche  •  David Andrews

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) RT 83% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2012

George Smiley, a recently retired MI6 agent, is doing his best to adjust to a life outside the secret service. However, when a disgraced agent reappears with information ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tomas Alfredson
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Mark Strong  •  Tom Hardy  •  Gary Oldman

Main Street (2010)

From the once thriving tobacco warehouses, to the current run-down and closed shops of Five Points, a diverse group of residents and their respective life changes when ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Doyle
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Orlando Bloom  •  Amber Tamblyn  •  Patricia Clarkson




The King's Speech (2010) RT 95% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Apr 2011

The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Guy Pearce

A Single Man (2009) RT 85% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tom Ford
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Julianne Moore  •  Nicholas Hoult  •  Matthew Goode

Dorian Gray (2009) RT 43% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Aug 2010

A vain London playboy offers his soul in exchange for eternal beauty in this adaptation of the chilling tale by author Oscar Wilde. Seduced into the decadent world of Lord ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Parker
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Ben Barnes  •  Rebecca Hall  •  Emilia Fox

The Accidental Husband (2008) RT 6% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Nov 2009

When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Uma Thurman  •  Jeffrey Dean Morgan  •  Sam Shepard

Easy Virtue (2008) RT 51% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2009

A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Ben Barnes  •  Kristin Scott Thomas  •  Colin Firth

Genova (2008)

A man moves his two daughters to Italy after their mother dies in a car accident, in order to revitalize their lives. Genoa changes all three of them as the youngest daughter ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Perla Haney-Jardine  •  Hope Davis  •  Catherine Keener

When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2008

The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.The film is a series of flashbacks to various periods in the life of Blake Morrison as he remembers moments he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Colin Firth  •  Juliet Stevenson  •  Bradley Johnson

Then She Found Me (2007) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A New York schoolteacher hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her biological mother, an eccentric talk show host, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Helen Hunt
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Bette Midler  •  Colin Firth  •  Matthew Broderick