Search results for "Jodhi May"

A World Apart (1988)

A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents, and she must piece together what's happening around ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Chris Menges
CAST:  Jodhi May  •  Jeroen Krabbé  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Tim Roth

The Scapegoat (2012) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Sturridge
CAST:  Andrew Scott  •  Jodhi May  •  Eileen Atkins  •  Matthew Rhys

Ginger and Rosa (2012)

A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event the comes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sally Potter
CAST:  Elle Fanning  •  Alice Englert  •  Christina Hendricks  •  Alessandro Nivola

I, Anna (2012) RT 60% / Audience 50%

A noir thriller told from the point of view of a femme fatale, who falls for the detective in charge of a murder case.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barnaby Southcombe
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Eddie Marsan

Sleep with Me (2009) RT 15% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Richard and Leila are seemingly the perfect couple. Content in their relationship, they have a strong circle of friends and lead busy, successful lives. Enter mousy Sylvie, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marc Jobst
CAST:  Adrian Lester  •  Jodhi May  •  Anamaria Marinca

Defiance (2008) RT 57% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jun 2009

During World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Jamie Bell  •  Mia Wasikowska

Rembrandt’s J’Accuse (2008)

J'accuse is an 'essay-istic' documentary in which Greenaway's fierce criticism of today's visual illiteracy is argued by means of a forensic search of Rembrandt's Nightwatch. ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Foreign • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Eva Birthistle  •  Jodhi May

Flashbacks of a Fool (2008) RT 38% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Sep 2008

An aging Hollywood star, Joe Scott, lives a life of narcissistic hedonism, observed by his laconic personal assistant, Ophelia. The death of his childhood best friend, Boots, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baillie Walsh
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Harry Eden  •  Miriam Karlin  •  Jodhi May

The Escapist (2002) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Denis Hopkins, a pilot, lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When a gang of criminals led by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks into his home, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Jonny Lee Miller  •  Gary Lewis  •  Jodhi May  •  Andy Serkis

The Best Man (2005) RT Audience 64%

When writer's block derails the literary dreams of Olly Pickering, he has to move in with his friend Murray after losing all his money. Things start to look up when Olly's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stefan Schwartz
CAST:  Stuart Townsend  •  Seth Green  •  Amy Smart  •  Simon Callow

Friends and Crocodiles (2006) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2006

Paul Reynolds is a Gatsby-like figure: owner of a magnificent house, the host of great parties, and a collector of interesting people. He persuades Lizzie Thomas, a secretary ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Damian Lewis  •  Jodhi May  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Patrick Malahide

The Mayor of Casterbridge (2003) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2003

Adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Thacker
CAST:  Ciarán Hinds  •  Juliet Aubrey  •  Jodhi May  •  James Purefoy

The Other Boleyn Girl (2003) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Based on the controversial novel by Philippa Gregory, "The Other Boleyn Girl" is a fictionalised account of the life of Lady Mary Boleyn (Natascha McElhone) who becomes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Philippa Lowthorpe
CAST:  Natascha McElhone  •  Jodhi May  •  Jared Harris  •  Steven Mackintosh

The House of Mirth (2000) RT 81% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2001

A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Terence Davies
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Eleanor Bron  •  Terry Kinney

The Turn of the Screw (1999) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
CAST:  Caroline Pegg  •  Colin Firth  •  Jodhi May  •  Pam Ferris

The Gambler (1997) RT 14% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Under pressure from his publisher, Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky gets work on his latest piece, 'Rouletenberg'. In the 27 days it takes for him to complete the novel ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Károly Makk
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Jodhi May  •  Polly Walker  •  Dominic West

The Woodlanders (1998) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2005

The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Phil Agland
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Emily Woof  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Cal Macaninch

Sister My Sister (1994)

The film is based on a true incident in Le Mans, France in 1933 called the Papin murder case, where two sisters brutally murdered their employer and her daughter. The murder ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nancy Meckler
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Joely Richardson  •  Jodhi May  •  Sophie Thursfield

The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the North American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Russell Means  •  Eric Schweig