Search results for "Jane Horrocks"


Sunshine on Leith (2013) RT 92% / Audience 71%

Davy and Ally have to re-learn how to live life in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan. Both struggle to learn to live a life outside the army and to deal ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Peter Mullan  •  Antonia Thomas  •  Freya Mavor

Pixie Hollow Games (2011)

Rosetta and new arrival Chloe band together to try to break the garden fairies' legendary losing streak in the Pixie Hollow Games, a sports spectacle filled with pixie ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Bradley Raymond
CAST:  Brenda Song  •  Mae Whitman  •  Lucy Liu  •  Megan Hilty

Gracie! (2009)

In 1939 Gracie Fields, the 'Queen of Hearts', is at the height of her success as a singer and actress and the whole nation seems to wish her a speedy recovery from cervical ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Percival
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Tom Hollander  •  Ellie Haddington  •  Tony Haygarth

Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Klay Hall
CAST:  Kristin Chenoweth  •  Mae Whitman  •  Lucy Liu  •  Jesse McCartney

Tinker Bell (2008) RT 89% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Journey into the secret world of Pixie Hollow and hear Tinker Bell speak for the very first time as the astonishing story of Disney's most famous fairy is finally revealed in ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Bradley Raymond
CAST:  Mae Whitman  •  Kristin Chenoweth  •  Raven-Symoné  •  Lucy Liu

Corpse Bride (2005)

Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Fantasy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton  •  Mike Johnson
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Emily Watson  •  Tracey Ullman

Chicken Run (2000) RT 97% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Imelda Staunton

Lion of Oz and the Badge of Courage (2000) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Before Dorothy landed on the Wicked Witch of the East with her little farm house, the witch had to contend with another resident of middle America. The Lion, who was once part ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Tim Deacon
CAST:  Dom DeLuise  •  Gerard Plunkett  •  Jason Priestley  •  Lynn Redgrave

Little Voice (1998) RT 79% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 1999

After the death of her father, Little Voice or LV becomes a virtual recluse, never going out and hardly ever saying a word. She just sits in her bedroom listening to her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Herman
CAST:  Brenda Blethyn  •  Michael Caine  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Jim Broadbent

Deadly Advice (1994) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Jun 1996

Mother rules the house with an iron hand and has such power over her daughters that they see themselves as becoming old unmarried, maids. Jodie has feelings for the local ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Mandie Fletcher
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Brenda Fricker  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Jonathan Pryce




Cabaret (1993)

A filmed stage performance of the 1993 London revival. Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Road to Perdition, Skyfall) directed this new production for the Donmar Warehouse in ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Alan Cumming  •  Jane Horrocks  •  Adam Godley  •  Sara Kestelman

Life Is Sweet (1990) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Just north of London live Wendy, Andy, and their twenty-something twins, Natalie and Nicola. Wendy clerks in a shop, leads aerobics at a primary school, jokes like a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Alison Steadman  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Claire Skinner  •  Jane Horrocks

The Witches (1990) RT 100% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Nicolas Roeg
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Mai Zetterling  •  Jasen Fisher  •  Jane Horrocks

The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989) RT Audience 66%

Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stuart Orme
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Stephanie Beacham  •  Emily Hudson  •  Aleks Darowska

The Catherine Cookson Collection: The Fifteen Streets (1989)

In northern England around 1900, the worker John O'Brien lives near poverty in a small house in the worker's district. He falls in love with Mary, the teacher of his highly ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Wheatley
CAST:  Owen Teale  •  Sean Bean  •  Clare Holman  •  Billie Whitelaw

Getting It Right (1989) RT 67% / Audience 71%

Gavin is 31 years old and still lives with his parents. He is awfully shy but before he knows it there are three women interested in him. Lady Minerva Munday has a casual way ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Jesse Birdsall  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Jane Horrocks  •  Lynn Redgrave

The Dressmaker (1988) RT Audience 100%

In England during World War II, a repressed dressmaker and her sister struggle looking after their 17-year-old niece, who is having a delusional affair with an American soldier.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Jim O'Brien
CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Jane Horrocks

Memphis Belle (1990) RT 75% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 1998

The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid before they have ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Caton-Jones
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Eric Stoltz  •  Tate Donovan  •  D. B. Sweeney

The Flint Street Nativity (1999) RT Audience 92%

With angels crying in the toilets all because of a jealous Angel Gabriel, it could only be the eagerly awaited performance of the Primary school nativity play - this time with ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Marcus Mortimer
CAST:  Mark Addy  •  Mina Anwar  •  Jane Horrocks  •  Jason Hughes