Search results for "Jeremy Northam"


The Singing Detective (2003) RT 39% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Mar 2004

From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Music • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Keith Gordon
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Robin Wright  •  Mel Gibson  •  Jeremy Northam

A Cock and Bull Story (2005)

Two actors, as their make up is applied, talk about the size of their parts. Then into the film: Laurence Sterne's unfilmable novel, Tristram Shandy, a fictive autobiography ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Rob Brydon  •  Keeley Hawes  •  Shirley Henderson

Amistad (1997) RT 76% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 1999

In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Nigel Hawthorne  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Djimon Hounsou  •  Morgan Freeman

An Ideal Husband (1999) RT 85% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Oliver Parker
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Minnie Driver  •  Rupert Everett  •  Julianne Moore

Emma (1996) RT 83% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas McGrath
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Toni Collette  •  Denys Hawthorne

Enigma (2001) RT 72% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A romantic thriller based around the World War 2 project to crack the codes behind the Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages sent to their submarines.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Dougray Scott  •  Kate Winslet  •  Saffron Burrows  •  Jeremy Northam

Gosford Park (2001) RT 86% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Clive Owen  •  Maggie Smith  •  Geraldine Somerville

Mimic (1997) RT 61% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Apr 1998

A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guillermo del Toro
CAST:  Mira Sorvino  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Alexander Goodwin  •  Giancarlo Giannini

The Net (1995) RT 36% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Nov 1997

Angela Bennett is a freelance software engineer who lives in a world of computer technology. When a cyber friend asks Bennett to debug a new game, she inadvertently becomes ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Irwin Winkler
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Dennis Miller  •  Wendy Gazelle

The Statement (2003) RT 24% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Apr 2004

The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Alan Bates




Possession (2002) RT 65% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Maud Bailey, a brilliant English academic, is researching the life and work of poet Christabel La Motte. Roland Michell is an American scholar in London to study Randolph ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Neil LaBute
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Jennifer Ehle

Cypher (2003) RT 58% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2005

An unsuspecting, disenchanted man finds himself working as a spy in the dangerous, high-stakes world of corporate espionage. Quickly getting way over-his-head, he teams up ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Vincenzo Natali
CAST:  Jeremy Northam  •  Lucy Liu  •  Nigel Bennett  •  Timothy Webber

Happy, Texas (1999) RT 81% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Two escaped convicts roll into the town of Happy, Texas where they pose as gay couple to elude the local sheriff who has a few sexual secrets of his own.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mark Illsley
CAST:  Steve Zahn  •  William H. Macy  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Ally Walker

Carrington (1995) RT 50% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2001

The story of the relationship between painter Dora Carrington and author Lytton Strachey in a World War One England of cottages and countryside. Although platonic due to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christopher Hampton
CAST:  Emma Thompson  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Penelope Wilton  •  Steven Waddington

Our Kind of Traitor (2016) RT 70% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Oct 2016

A young Oxford academic and his attorney girlfriend holiday on Antigua. They bump into a Russian millionaire who owns a peninsula and a diamond watch. He wants a game of ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Susanna White
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Naomie Harris  •  Alicia von Rittberg

Soft Top Hard Shoulder (1993)

Gentle Scottish Road Movie . Eight years ago, Gavin artistic son of an Scots/Italian ice-cream dynasty, turned his back on Glasgow and moved south to London to make his name ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Stefan Schwartz
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Richard Wilson  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Frances Barber

The Misadventures of Margaret (1998)

A timid, insecure popular author with an overly-attentive professor husband decide to write an erotic novel. With encouragement from her sister and a bi-sexual friend, she ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brian Skeet
CAST:  Parker Posey  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Craig Chester  •  Elizabeth McGovern

A Village Affair (1995) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: May 2009

Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Moira Armstrong
CAST:  Sophie Ward  •  Kerry Fox  •  Nathaniel Parker  •  Jeremy Northam

Glorious 39 (2009) RT 45% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2011

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a confident ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Bill Nighy  •  Julie Christie  •  Eddie Redmayne

Creation (2009)

A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Jon Amiel
CAST:  Paul Bettany  •  Jennifer Connelly  •  Martha West  •  Jeremy Northam