Search results for "Gary Lewis"


Merry Christmas (2005)

In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Music • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Christian Carion
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Natalie Dessay  •  Benno Fürmann  •  Guillaume Canet

The Mercury Factor (2013)

In a small village in China's Yunnan region, Xiwen mourns the sudden loss of her beloved, only child, a young boy poisoned by tainted food. Numbed by the pain, she seeks a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Luca Barbareschi
CAST:  Luca Barbareschi  •  Zhang Jingchu  •  Carl Ng  •  Alessandro Haber

Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)

A young man upsets his Punjabi family when he falls in love with an Irish schoolteacher.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Atta Yaqub  •  Eva Birthistle  •  Shamshad Akhtar  •  Ghizala Avan

Billy Elliot (2000) RT 85% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Set against the background of the 1984 Miner's Strike, Billy Elliot is an 11 year old boy who stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Stephen Daldry
CAST:  Jamie Bell  •  Julie Walters  •  Jean Heywood  •  Jamie Draven

Cargo (2006) RT 67% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A young backpacker gets into some trouble in Africa and stows away on a cargo ship heading to Europe.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Clive Gordon
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Daniel Brühl  •  Luis Tosar  •  Samuli Edelmann

Eragon (2006) RT 16% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2007

In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Stefen Fangmeier
CAST:  Ed Speleers  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Sienna Guillory  •  Robert Carlyle

Gangs of New York (2002) RT 75% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2003

1863. America was born in the streets. In this movie, we see Amsterdam Vallon returning to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Liam Neeson

Goal! (2005)

Like millions of kids around the world, Santiago harbors the dream of being a professional footballer...However, living in the Barrios section of Los Angeles, he thinks it is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Danny Cannon
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Anna Friel  •  Stephen Dillane

Supervolcano (2005) RT Audience 71%

Yellowstone is a park, but it's also the deadliest volcano on Earth. Beneath it, a sleeping 'dragon' is stirring. When an earthquake opens a crack for magma to seep through, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Mitchell
CAST:  Michael Riley  •  Gary Lewis  •  Shaun Johnston  •  Adrian Holmes

Yes (2005) RT 52% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2005

She is a scientist. He is a Lebanese doctor. They meet at a banquet and fall into a carefree, passionate relationship. But difficulties abound because of his heritage and her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sally Potter
CAST:  Joan Allen  •  Simon Abkarian  •  Sam Neill  •  Shirley Henderson




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

East Is East (1999) RT 78% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Sep 2000

In 1971 Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways. But his children, with an English mother and having been ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Damien O'Donnell
CAST:  Om Puri  •  Linda Bassett  •  Ian Aspinall  •  Jimi Mistry

My Name Is Joe (1998)

Two thirtysomethings, unemployed former alcoholic Joe and community health worker Sarah, start a romantic relationship in the one of the toughest Glasgow neighbourhoods.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Louise Goodall  •  David McKay  •  David Hayman

Carla's Song (1996) RT 83% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Apr 1999

A Glasgow man (Robert Carlyle) visits war-torn Nicaragua with a refugee (Oyanka Cabezas) tormented by her memories.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Oyanka Cabezas  •  Scott Glenn  •  Louise Goodall

Postmortem (1998) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Jun 1998

The only thing James wants is to remain away from Scotland. One day, however, he receives a fax, a printout of an unknown person's obituary. The next day, he is charged and ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Michael Halsey  •  Ivana Miličević  •  Stephen McCole

Valhalla Rising (2009) RT 71% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Nov 2010

1000 AD, for years, One Eye, a mute warrior of supernatural strength, has been held prisoner by the Norse chieftain Barde. Aided by Are, a boy slave, One Eye slays his captor ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nicolas Winding Refn
CAST:  Mads Mikkelsen  •  Gary Lewis  •  Jamie Sives  •  Ewan Stewart

First Light (2010) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 2014

In May 1940, feeling the RAF needs every man to fight to Luftwaffe, Geoffrey 'Geoff'/'Boy' Wellum joins at 18, becoming the youngest ever Spitfire pilot. After an intense ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Matthew Whiteman
CAST:  Sam Heughan  •  Paul Kinman  •  Paul Linto  •  Gary Lewis

The Strange Case of Wilhelm Reich (2013) RT Audience 50%

At the end of his life, Wilhelm Reich - psychiatrist and experimental scientist searching for the fundamentals of life - finds himself on trial, charged with deception. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Antonin Svoboda
CAST:  Klaus Maria Brandauer  •  Julia Jentsch  •  Jeanette Hain  •  Jamie Sives

The Liberator (2013) RT 38% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Alberto Arvelo Mendoza
CAST:  Édgar Ramírez  •  María Valverde  •  Iwan Rheon  •  Danny Huston