Search results for "Jim Broadbent"


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) RT 84% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2009

As Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as "the property of the Half-Blood Prince" and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Yates
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Rupert Grint  •  Emma Watson  •  Tom Felton

Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank Coraci
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Cécile De France  •  Robert Fyfe  •  Jim Broadbent

Art School Confidential (2006) RT 36% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Zwigoff
CAST:  Max Minghella  •  Sophia Myles  •  John Malkovich  •  Jim Broadbent

Moulin Rouge! (2001) RT 76% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet, who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Baz Luhrmann
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Ewan McGregor  •  John Leguizamo  •  Jim Broadbent

Brazil (1985)

Brazil is a Terry Gilliam dystopic black comedy film that reflects the melancholy, dreamlike quality of a famous Brazilian song that’s been translated into English. The film ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jonathan Pryce  •  Robert De Niro  •  Katherine Helmond  •  Ian Holm

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011)

In the second installment of the two-part conclusion, Harry and his best friends, Ron and Hermione, continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Yates
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Rupert Grint  •  Emma Watson  •  Alan Rickman

Filth (2013) RT 64% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2014

A bigoted junkie cop with Borderline Personality Disorder manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jon S. Baird
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Imogen Poots  •  Jamie Bell  •  Joanne Froggatt

Le Week-End (2013) RT 89% / Audience 56%

Nick and Meg Burrows return to Paris, the city where they honeymooned, to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary and rediscover some romance in their long-lived marriage. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Lindsay Duncan  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Olly Alexander

Closed Circuit (2013) RT 43% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jan 2014

A terrorist attack in London results in the capture of suspect Farroukh Erdogan (Denis Moschitto). The attorney general appoints Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) as special ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Crowley
CAST:  Eric Bana  •  Rebecca Hall  •  Ciarán Hinds  •  Jim Broadbent

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




Her Master's Voice (2012) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Internationally acclaimed ventriloquist Nina Conti, takes the bereaved puppets of her mentor and erstwhile lover Ken Campbell on a pilgrimage to 'Venthaven' the resting place ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nina Conti
CAST:  Nina Conti  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Daisy Campbell  •  Brad Cummings

The Iron Lady (2011) RT 51% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2012

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Anthony Stewart Head  •  Harry Lloyd  •  Jim Broadbent

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

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

Perrier's Bounty (2009) RT 57% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Aug 2010

A gangster named Perrier looks to exact his revenge on a trio of fugitives responsible for the accidental death of one of his cronies.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ian Fitzgibbon
CAST:  Cillian Murphy  •  Brendan Gleeson  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Padraic Delaney

The Damned United (2009) RT 93% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2010

Taking over Leeds United, Brian Clough's abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Michael Sheen  •  Colm Meaney  •  Timothy Spall  •  Jim Broadbent

The Young Victoria (2009) RT 76% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2010

From Academy Award® winners Graham King and Martin Scorsese, along with the makers of Gosford Park and The Departed, comes the story of Queen Victoria’s early rise to power. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean-Marc Vallée
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Mark Strong  •  Paul Bettany

Lost and Found (2008) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2013

A magical tale of friendship and loneliness, which tells the story of a little boy who one day finds a penguin on his doorstep. Although at first he is unsure what to do, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Philip Hunt
CAST:  Jim Broadbent

Inkheart (2008) RT 38% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 2009

An adventure of a father and his young daughter, searching for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative, this fantasy takes a darker side whenever we ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Iain Softley
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Sienna Guillory  •  Andy Serkis  •  Eliza Bennett

Einstein and Eddington (2008) RT Audience 74%

A look at the evolution of Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, and Einstein's relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to understand ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Philip Martin
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Richard McCabe  •  Andy Serkis  •  Patrick Kennedy