Search results for "Jim Norton"


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) RT 82% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Everyone's favorite novice wizard, Harry Potter, continues his high-flying adventures at Hogwarts. This time around, Harry ignores warnings not to return to school - that is, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Rupert Grint  •  Emma Watson  •  Kenneth Branagh

The Eclipse (2009) RT 75% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Michael Farr (Hinds) is a widower living in a misty Irish seaside town who is struggling to adjust to his new role as the sole caretaker of his two children. Still reeling ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Conor McPherson
CAST:  Ciarán Hinds  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Jim Norton

Oyster Farmer (2005) RT 59% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A love story about a young man who runs away up an isolated Australian river and gets a job with eighth generation oyster famers.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anna Reeves
CAST:  Jim Norton  •  Diana Glenn  •  David Field  •  Kerry Armstrong

Boxed (2002) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2006

The thriller Boxed addresses the little-known fact that the Irish Republican Army would bring in sympathetic priests to administer last rites to those they were about to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Marion Comer
CAST:  Tom Murphy  •  Darragh Kelly  •  Catherine Cusack  •  Brendan Mackey

Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992) RT 22% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 2003

After a freak accident, an invisible yuppie runs for his life from a treacherous CIA official while trying to cope with his new life.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Sam Neill  •  Michael McKean

Cry of the Innocent (1980) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Sep 1989

A Green Beret-veteran businessman investigates the plane crash in Ireland that killed his family.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael O'Herlihy
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Joanna Pettet  •  Nigel Davenport  •  Walter Gotell

Straw Dogs (1971) RT 91% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A young American and his English wife come to rural England and face increasingly vicious local harassment.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Susan George  •  Peter Vaughan  •  T. P. McKenna

Jimmy's Hall (2014) RT 77% / Audience 60%

In the 1930s political activist Jimmy Gralton is deported from Ireland during the 'Red Scare'.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Barry Ward  •  Simone Kirby  •  Andrew Scott  •  Jim Norton

Water for Elephants (2011) RT 60% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 2011

In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Lawrence
CAST:  Robert Pattinson  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Tatum Etheridge

Sakharov (1984)

Biography of Russian physicist & dissident Andrei Sakharov focuses on his first acts in his civil rights.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jack Gold
CAST:  Jason Robards  •  Glenda Jackson  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Frank Finlay




American History X (1998) RT 83% / Audience 96%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two thugs who tried to break into/steal his truck. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Kaye
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Edward Furlong  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Avery Brooks

Driving Lessons (2006) RT 48% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A coming of age story about a shy teenage boy trying to escape from the influence of his domineering mother. His world changes when he begins to work for a retired actress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Brock
CAST:  Laura Linney  •  Rupert Grint  •  Julie Walters  •  Michelle Duncan

Hidden Agenda (1990) RT 83% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2002

In Ireland, American lawyer Ingrid Jessner and her activist partner, Paul Sullivan, struggle to uncover atrocities committed by the British government against the Northern ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Frances McDormand  •  Brian Cox  •  Brad Dourif  •  Mai Zetterling

Jim Norton: Please Be Offended (2012) RT Audience 67%

Caustic comedian and best-selling author Jim Norton pulls no punches in his first EPIX comedy special, going after jaw-dropping laughs not intended for the faint of heart. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ryan Polito
CAST:  Jim Norton  •  Anthony Cumia  •  Gregg Hughes