Search results for "Freddie Highmore"


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

A Good Year (2006) RT 26% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Albert Finney  •  Marion Cotillard

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) RT 83% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Nov 2005

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Freddie Highmore  •  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Julia Winter

Finding Neverland (2004) RT 83% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Finding Neverland is an amusing drama about how the story of Peter Pan and Neverland came to be. During a writing slump play writer J.M. Barrie meets the widowed Sylvia and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Kate Winslet  •  Julie Christie  •  Dustin Hoffman

Two Brothers (2004)

Two tigers are separated as cubs and taken into captivity, only to be reunited years later as enemies by an explorer (Pearce) who inadvertently forces them to fight each other.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jean-Jacques Annaud
CAST:  Maï Anh Le  •  Guy Pearce  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Oanh Nguyen

August Rush (2007) RT 37% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kirsten Sheridan
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Keri Russell  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Terrence Howard

Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)

Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Mia Farrow  •  Ron Crawford  •  Penny Balfour

The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008) RT 80% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Sarah Bolger  •  Nick Nolte  •  Mary-Louise Parker

The Art of Getting By (2011) RT 18% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 2011

George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gavin Wiesen
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Emma Roberts  •  Michael Angarano  •  Elizabeth Reaser

Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013) RT 8% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2014

A heart-warming tale about friendship, honour & courage, which sees a young boy become a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation
DIRECTION:  Manuel Sicilia
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Mark Strong




Astro Boy vs. The Junkyard Pirates (2010)

Astro Boy and the Earth kids encounter Junkyard Pirates while looking for scraps in the junkyard.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  David Bowers
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Kristen Bell  •  Moisés Arias  •  Madeline Carroll

Toast (2010)

An adaptation of Nigel Slater's bestselling memoir, Toast is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960's Britain. Nigel's mother was always a poor cook, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • History
DIRECTION:  S.J. Clarkson
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Ken Stott  •  Victoria Hamilton  •  Helena Bonham Carter

Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)

Maltazard, the Evil M, is now 7 feet tall and evolving among the humans, causing terror wherever he goes. His goal is simple: forming an army of giant henchmen and ruling over ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Selena Gomez  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Mia Farrow  •  David Gasman

Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard (2009)

Arthur answers a distress call from Princess Selenia, who is menaced by the nefarious Maltazard.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Selena Gomez  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Fergie  •  Jimmy Fallon

Women Talking Dirty (2001) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2004

A lively, outspoken single mother develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Coky Giedroyc
CAST:  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Gina McKee  •  Eileen Atkins  •  Kenneth Cranham

A Fox's Tale (2008)

The film is about Little Vuk, the son of the legendary fox who proves its excellent mind and courage.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  György Gát  •  János Uzsák
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Sienna Miller  •  Gábor Csöre  •  Bill Nighy

Master Harold...and the Boys (2010) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Jan 1993

This movie is of Hally, an adolescent white South African. He is stuck between his intolerant father's outlook of him and those of his caretaker, Sam. Sam is a black waiter ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Lonny Price
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Ving Rhames  •  Patrick Mofokeng  •  Jennifer Steyn

Five Children and It (2004)

A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Stephenson
CAST:  Tara Fitzgerald  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Alex Jennings  •  Jonathan Bailey

Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Jack Robinson is a wealthy business man with no time for anything but work. However, a family curse is looming over him - no man in the Robinson line ever lives past the age ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brian Henson
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Mia Sara  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Daryl Hannah

The Mists of Avalon (2001) RT 43% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A unique re-working of the Arthurian epic, based on the novel by Marion Zimmer Bradley, The Mists of Avalon tells the familiar tale but with an important twist: The story is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Uli Edel
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Julianna Margulies  •  Joan Allen  •  Samantha Mathis