Search results for "Guy Pearce"

The Proposition (2005) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  John Hillcoat
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Ray Winstone  •  Emily Watson  •  Danny Huston

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

Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002) RT 25% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Helena Bonham Carter

The Hard Word (2002) RT 40% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Three fraternal bank robbers languishing in jail, discover a profitable (if not dodgy) way to spend their time. Crime can most certainly pay, if you "know wot I mean?" However ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Scott Roberts
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Robert Taylor  •  Rachel Griffiths  •  Joel Edgerton

The Time Machine (2002) RT 29% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Simon Wells
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Samantha Mumba  •  Phyllida Law  •  Laura Kirk

The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)

Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Reynolds
CAST:  Jim Caviezel  •  Guy Pearce  •  Richard Harris  •  James Frain

Rules of Engagement (2000) RT 36% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Part war movie, part courtroom thriller, this gripping drama finds a war hero put on trial for a rescue mission gone terribly wrong with only his doubtful friend and fellow ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Guy Pearce  •  Ben Kingsley

Ravenous (1999) RT 43% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antonia Bird
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Robert Carlyle  •  David Arquette  •  Jeremy Davies

Woundings (1998)

A government program is trying to entice women to go to a remote island and become companions to war-scarred soldiers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberta Hanley
CAST:  Julie Cox  •  Sammi Davis  •  Emily Lloyd  •  Charlie Creed-Miles

Dating the Enemy (1996) RT Audience 59%

One messy science journalist (Tash) and a neat television host (Brett). Two very different people whose relationship is nose diving to get the opportunity to experience life ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Megan Simpson Huberman
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Matt Day  •  Lisa Hensley

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) RT 93% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Nov 1997

Two drag-queens and a transsexual contract to perform a drag show at a resort in Alice Springs, a resort town in the remote Australian desert. They head west from Sydney ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Guy Pearce  •  Bill Hunter

Jack Irish: Black Tide (2012)

Life's gone pear-shaped for Jack Irish (Guy Pearce). He's back to takeaway Chinese for one after his girlfriend Linda (Marta Dusseldorp) abandoned him for a career in Sydney, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Walker
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Marta Dusseldorp  •  Aaron Pedersen  •  Roy Billing

Mildred Pierce (2011) RT 82% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A newly divorced, uniquely independent woman struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family in Depression-era California.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Todd Haynes
CAST:  Kate Winslet  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Guy Pearce  •  Mare Winningham

Flynn (1993)

A biographical movie on the film star Errol Flynn's early life before Hollywood fame.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Howson
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Steven Berkoff  •  Claudia Karvan  •  John Savage

Hunting (1991)

DVD release: Jul 1992

An American tycoon goes to the Melbourne where he meets a married secretary.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Howson
CAST:  John Savage  •  Kerry Armstrong  •  Jeffrey Thomas  •  Guy Pearce

Heaven Tonight (1990)

DVD release: Sep 1993

The film covers the conflict between a father and his son both being musicians. The father is the leader of a band making rock-music from the 60s but his son becomes a star of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pino Amenta
CAST:  John Waters  •  Rebecca Gilling  •  Kim Gyngell  •  Guy Pearce

Equals (2015) RT 31% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Sep 2016

A futuristic love story set in a world where emotions have been eradicated.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Drake Doremus
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Nicholas Hoult  •  Guy Pearce  •  Jacki Weaver