Search results for "Imelda Staunton"


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part I (2010)

The end begins as Harry, Ron, and Hermione walk away from their last year at Hogwarts to find and destroy the remaining Horcruxes, putting an end to Voldemort's bid for ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Yates
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Emma Watson  •  Rupert Grint  •  Helena Bonham Carter

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Returning for his fifth year of study at the venerable Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, the ever-maturing Harry Potter is stunned to find that his warnings about ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  David Yates
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Rupert Grint  •  Emma Watson  •  Michael Gambon

The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! (2012)

In The Pirates! Band of Misfits, Hugh Grant stars in his first animated role as the luxuriantly bearded Pirate Captain – a boundlessly enthusiastic, if somewhat ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Jeff Newitt
CAST:  Hugh Grant  •  Brendan Gleeson  •  Jeremy Piven  •  Brian Blessed

Crush (2001) RT 36% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Three 40-something women in a small English town meet weekly for a ritual of gin, cigarettes, and sweets -- and swapped stories arguing which of them has the most pathetic ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  John McKay
CAST:  Andie MacDowell  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Anna Chancellor  •  Kenny Doughty

Maleficent (2014) RT 50% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2014

The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Stromberg
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Elle Fanning  •  Juno Temple  •  Sharlto Copley

The Girl (2012) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 2013

Director Alfred Hitchcock is revered as one of the greatest creative minds in the history of cinema. Known for his psychological thrillers, Hitchcock’s leading ladies were ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Toby Jones  •  Sienna Miller  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Penelope Wilton

Arthur Christmas (2011) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2012

This Christmas movie highlights the technological advances of operations at the North Pole, revealing how Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Barry Cook  •  Sarah Smith
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  James McAvoy  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Hugh Laurie

The Awakening (2011) RT 61% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jan 2013

The Awakening is a British horror thriller film directed by Nick Murphy, starring Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, and Imelda Staunton. 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Murphy
CAST:  Rebecca Hall  •  Dominic West  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Isaac Hempstead Wright

Another Year (2010) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2011

Mike Leigh’s much praised 2010 tragicomical drama. During a year, a very content couple approaching retirement are visited by friends and family less happy with their lives.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Lesley Manville  •  Ruth Sheen  •  Oliver Maltman

Alice in Wonderland (2010) RT 52% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Crispin Glover




Taking Woodstock (2009) RT 47% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Dec 2009

The story of Elliot Tiber and his family, who inadvertently played a pivotal role in making the famed Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening that it was. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Emile Hirsch  •  Demetri Martin  •  Henry Goodman  •  Edward Hibbert

A Bunch of Amateurs (2008) RT Audience 41%

Burt Reynolds stars as Jefferson Steel, a washed-up Hollywood action star desperate to revive his flagging career. When his sleazy agent signs him up for what he believes is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Andy Cadiff
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Derek Jacobi  •  Samantha Bond  •  Imelda Staunton

Three and Out (2008)

A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Gershfield
CAST:  Mackenzie Crook  •  Colm Meaney  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Imelda Staunton

Freedom Writers (2007) RT 69% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2007

A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard LaGravenese
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Patrick Dempsey  •  Scott Glenn  •  Imelda Staunton

How About You (2007) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2009

The story of Ellie, a young woman left in charge of the residential home run by her older sister, over the Christmas period. Whilst most of the residents have left to spend ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Anthony Byrne
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Brenda Fricker  •  Joss Ackland  •  Hayley Atwell

The Wind in the Willows (2006) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2007

Matt Lucas as a marvellous Toad, Mark Gatiss as a spiky rat, Lee Ingleby as a nervous Mole, and Bob Hoskins as a grumpy old Badger make a classy cast within yet another ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Rachel Talalay
CAST:  Matt Lucas  •  Lee Ingleby  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Imelda Staunton

Shadow Man (2006) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Jan 2006

An intelligence operative discovers that no one is what they seem in the shadowy world of espionage.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Keusch
CAST:  Steven Seagal  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Garrick Hagon  •  Skye Bennett

My Family and Other Animals (2005) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Dec 2007

An English family relocates to sunny Greece in the months before WWII.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Sheree Folkson
CAST:  Eugene Simon  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Matthew Goode  •  Russell Tovey

Nanny McPhee (2005) RT 73% / Audience 63%

DVD release: May 2006

Widower Cedric Brown (Colin Firth) hires Nanny McPhee (Emma Thompson) to care for his seven rambunctious children, who have chased away all previous nannies. Taunted by Simon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Kirk Jones
CAST:  Emma Thompson  •  Colin Firth  •  Kelly Macdonald  •  Thomas Sangster

Blackball (2003) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Blackball follows the fortunes of Cliff Starkey, a working-class fine of lawn bowls with an exceptional talent. Wanting to take on the Aussies he manages to become regional ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Paul Kaye  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Johnny Vegas  •  James Cromwell