Search results for "Joan Plowright"


101 Dalmatians (1996) RT 38% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Apr 1998

The Live action adaptation of a Disney Classic. When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephen Herek
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Joely Richardson  •  Joan Plowright

Avalon (1990) RT 83% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Avalon is the third in Levinson's semi-autobiographical series of four "Baltimore Films": Diner (1982), Tin Men (1987), Avalon (1990), and Liberty Heights (1999). The film is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Leo Fuchs  •  Eve Gordon  •  Lou Jacobi  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl

Goose on the Loose (2006) RT Audience 20%

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GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Kendall
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Kari Matchett  •  James Purefoy  •  Max Morrow

Knife Edge (2009) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: Apr 2010

A successful Wall Street trader returns to England with her new husband and five-year-old son, but their new start together turns into a nightmare when they move into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anthony Hickox
CAST:  Hugh Bonneville  •  Tamsin Egerton  •  Joan Plowright  •  Jamie Harris

The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008) RT 80% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Sarah Bolger  •  Nick Nolte  •  Mary-Louise Parker

Mrs. Palfrey at the Clarmemont (2005)

All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Dan Ireland
CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Rupert Friend  •  Zoe Tapper  •  Anna Massey

George and the Dragon (2004)

A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Tom Reeve
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Piper Perabo  •  Patrick Swayze  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

I Am David (2004) RT 38% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Based on Anne Holm's acclaimed young adult novel North to Freedom, I Am David chronicles the struggles of a 12-year-old boy (Ben Tibber) who manages to flee a Communist ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Paul Feig
CAST:  Ben Tibber  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Joan Plowright  •  Hristo Shopov

Bringing Down the House (2003) RT 34% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Straight-laced lawyer, Peter Sanderson (Steve Martin) meets and falls in love with online chat friend "Lawyer-Girl", Charlene Morton (Queen Latifah), only to discover she's a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam Shankman
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Queen Latifah  •  Eugene Levy  •  Joan Plowright

Callas Forever (2002) RT 42% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jun 2005

A fictionalized account of the last days of opera singer Maria Callas (Ardant).  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Franco Zeffirelli
CAST:  Fanny Ardant  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Joan Plowright  •  Jay Rodan




Global Heresy (2002)

When a rock band at the top of their game suddenly loses their leader, their direction suddenly becomes questionable. All the band members know is that the leader's clothes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Sidney J. Furie
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Joan Plowright  •  Jaimz Woolvett

Back to the Secret Garden (2001) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Dec 2002

A youngster living in a stately home discovers the magical garden Mary, Colin & Dickon stumbled across years before - but faces a battle with the housekeeper over whether ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Michael Tuchner
CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  George Baker  •  Cherie Lunghi  •  Leigh Lawson

Dinosaur (2000) RT 65% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 2001

An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Ralph Zondag  •  Eric Leighton
CAST:  D. B. Sweeney  •  Alfre Woodard  •  Ossie Davis  •  Max Casella

Tea with Mussolini (1999) RT 65% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Semi-autobiographical film directed by Franco Zeffirelli, telling the story of young Italian boy Luca's upbringing by a circle of English and American women, before and during ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Franco Zeffirelli
CAST:  Cher  •  Maggie Smith  •  Judi Dench  •  Lily Tomlin

Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (1998) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 1999

Fact-based story about a 90's espionage case that was chronicled as the worst case of espionage in US history  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Joan Plowright  •  Elizabeth Peña

Jane Eyre (1996) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. There she learns to be come a teacher and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Franco Zeffirelli
CAST:  Anna Paquin  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  William Hurt  •  Joan Plowright

A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2004

A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joshua Brand
CAST:  William Baldwin  •  John Leguizamo  •  Erika Eleniak  •  Michael Lerner

Hotel Sorrento (1995)

Meg, Pippa, and Hillary are sisters who grew up in Sorrento, a small seaside town in Australia. Meg, who has lived in England for 10 years has just written a criticially ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Franklin
CAST:  Caroline Goodall  •  Caroline Gillmer  •  Tara Morice  •  Joan Plowright