Search results for "Idris Elba"


Yardie (2018)

Jamaica, 1973. When a young boy witnesses his brother’s assassination, a powerful Don gives him a home. But 10 years later, when he’s sent to London, his past catches up to him.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Idris Elba
CAST:  Aml Ameen  •  Akin Gazi  •  Mark Smith  •  Naomi Ackie

Thor: The Dark World (2013) RT 66% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Alan Taylor
CAST:  Chris Hemsworth  •  Natalie Portman  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Idris Elba

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) RT 59% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2014

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Justin Chadwick
CAST:  Idris Elba  •  Naomie Harris  •  Tony Kgoroge  •  Riaad Moosa

Pacific Rim (2013) RT 71% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Oct 2013

When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Guillermo del Toro
CAST:  Idris Elba  •  Charlie Hunnam  •  Charlie Day  •  Ron Perlman

Thor (2011) RT 77% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2011

Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor -a powerful but arrogant warrior god -recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Chris Hemsworth  •  Natalie Portman  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Anthony Hopkins

28 Weeks Later (2007)

In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Rose Byrne  •  Jeremy Renner  •  Harold Perrineau Jr.

American Gangster (2007) RT 80% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 2008

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Russell Crowe  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Josh Brolin

The Gospel (2005) RT 32% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jan 2006

A young singer turns his back on God and his father's church when tragedy strikes. He returns years later to find the once powerful congregation in disarray. With his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Rob Hardy
CAST:  Boris Kodjoe  •  Nona Gaye  •  Idris Elba  •  Clifton Powell

Sometimes in April (2005) RT Audience 95%

DVD release: May 2005

Debra Winger, Oris Erhuero and Idris Elba star in this drama framed by the Rwandan genocide.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Raoul Peck
CAST:  Idris Elba  •  Carole Karemera  •  Pamela Nomvete  •  Oris Erhuero

The Reaping (2007) RT 8% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Katherine Morrissey, a former Christian missionary, lost her faith after the tragic deaths of her family. Now she applies her expertise to debunking religious phenomena. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  David Morrissey  •  Idris Elba  •  AnnaSophia Robb




The Losers (2010) RT 49% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2010

A tale of double cross and revenge, centered upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team-Clay ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sylvain White
CAST:  Zoe Saldana  •  Jason Patric  •  Jeffrey Dean Morgan  •  Chris Evans

Legacy (2010) RT Audience 17%

Taking refuge in a shabby Brooklyn motel after narrowly surviving a failed mission in Eastern Europe, Black Ops soldier Malcolm Gray (Idris Elba) begins to disintegrate ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thomas Ikimi
CAST:  Idris Elba  •  William Hope  •  Monique Gabriela Curnen  •  Richard Brake

Prometheus (2012) RT 73% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Noomi Rapace  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Charlize Theron  •  Idris Elba

The Gunman (2015) RT 17% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jun 2015

Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Pierre Morel
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Javier Bardem  •  Ray Winstone  •  Jasmine Trinca

No Good Deed (2014) RT 10% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2015

Terri, a devoted wife and mother of two, lives an ideal life that takes a dramatic turn when her home and children are threatened by Colin, a charming stranger who ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Miller
CAST:  Idris Elba  •  Taraji P. Henson  •  Leslie Bibb  •  Frank Brennan

Finding Dory (2016) RT 94% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2016

"Finding Dory" reunites Dory with friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Stanton  •  Angus MacLane
CAST:  Ellen DeGeneres  •  Albert Brooks  •  Diane Keaton  •  Eugene Levy