Search results for "Hugo Weaving"


The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) RT 64% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Andy Serkis

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) RT 91% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

The Matrix Reloaded (2003) RT 73% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andy Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski
CAST:  Helmut Bakaitis  •  Steve Bastoni  •  Don Battee  •  Monica Bellucci

Babe (1995) RT 97% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Babe is a little pig who doesn't quite know his place in the world. With a bunch of odd friends, like Ferdinand the duck who thinks he is a rooster and Fly the dog he calls ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Noonan
CAST:  Christine Cavanaugh  •  Miriam Margolyes  •  Danny Mann  •  Hugo Weaving

Babe: Pig in the City (1998) RT 62% / Audience 40%

DVD release: May 1999

Babe, fresh from his victory in the sheepherding contest, returns to Farmer Hoggett's farm, but after Farmer Hoggett is injured and unable to work, Babe has to go to the big ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  James Cromwell  •  Mary Stein  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Magda Szubanski

The Matrix (1999) RT 87% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Thomas A. Anderson is a man living two lives. By day he is an average computer programmer and by night a malevolent hacker known as Neo, who finds himself targeted by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andy Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Hugo Weaving

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) RT 59% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  John Bell  •  Dean O'Gorman  •  Lee Pace  •  Martin Freeman

The Turning (2013)

Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Wenham  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Robert Connolly  •  Warwick Thornton  •  Jonathan auf der Heide  •  Tony Ayres  •  Shaun Gladwell  •  Rhys Graham  •  Yaron Lifschitz  •  Anthony Lucas  •  Ian Meadows  •  Ashlee Page  •  Marieka Walsh  •  Jub Clerc  •  Claire McCarthy  •  Stephen Page  •  Simon Stone  •  Justin Kurzel
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Rose Byrne  •  Miranda Otto

Mystery Road (2013) RT 91% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 2014

An indigenous detective returns to the Outback to investigate the murder of a young girl.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ivan Sen
CAST:  Aaron Pedersen  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Jack Thompson  •  Ryan Kwanten

Cloud Atlas (2012) RT 66% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2013

A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andy Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski  •  Tom Tykwer
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Halle Berry  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Hugo Weaving




Happy Feet Two (2011) RT 46% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Robin Williams  •  Pink  •  E.G. Daily

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Hayley Atwell

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) RT 35% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2011

Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  John Malkovich  •  Ken Jeong  •  Frances McDormand

Oranges and Sunshine (2010) RT 71% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2011

Oranges and Sunshine tells the story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham, who uncovered one of the most significant social scandals in recent times: the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Loach
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Hugo Weaving  •  David Wenham  •  Tara Morice

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010) RT 50% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2010

Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Zack Snyder
CAST:  Emily Barclay  •  Abbie Cornish  •  Essie Davis  •  Joel Edgerton

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009) RT 19% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2009

Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Megan Fox  •  Josh Duhamel  •  Rainn Wilson

Last Ride (2009) RT 93% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A young boy travels across Australia with his father, who's wanted by the law.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Glendyn Ivin
CAST:  Hugo Weaving  •  Tom Russell  •  Anita Hegh  •  John Brumpton

Confessions of an Action Star (2009)

DVD release: Jan 2009

A 'mocumentary' on the rise and fall of Chip and Dales dancer turned martial arts action star, Francis Allen Sledgewick, AKA Frank Sledge. When fame and fortune caused Frank ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Brad Martin
CAST:  Holmes Osborne  •  David Leitch  •  Mitch Gaylord  •  Kelly Hu

Transformers (2007) RT 57% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Young teenager Sam Witwicky becomes involved in the ancient struggle between two extraterrestrial factions of transforming robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Josh Duhamel  •  Megan Fox  •  Rachael Taylor

The Key Man (2011)

An insurance salesman gets mixed up with two gangsters in effort to make more money and provide for his family, but things don't go as he planned.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Himmelstein
CAST:  Hugo Weaving  •  Brian Cox  •  Jack Davenport  •  Judy Greer