Search results for "Judy Davis"


Barton Fink (1991) RT 91% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2003

A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  John Turturro  •  John Goodman  •  Judy Davis  •  Michael Lerner

To Rome with Love (2012) RT 44% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Ellen Page  •  Woody Allen  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Penélope Cruz

A Passage to India (1984) RT 85% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2001

The film is set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj. It begins with the arrival in India of a British woman, Miss ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  Alec Guinness  •  Peggy Ashcroft  •  James Fox

Salting the Battlefied (2014)

David Hare concludes his trilogy of films about MI5 renegade Johnny Worricker with another fugue on power, secrets and the British establishment. Johnny Worricker goes on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  David Hare
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Ewen Bremner

The Young and Prodigious Spivet (2013)

A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jean-Pierre Jeunet
CAST:  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Robert Maillet  •  Niamh Wilson  •  Callum Keith Rennie

Dark Blood (2012) RT 80% / Audience 67%

Filmed in 1993 but never completed due to River Phoenix's death, Dark Blood tells the story of Boy, a young widower living on a nuclear testing site in the desert. Boy is ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Sluizer
CAST:  River Phoenix  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Judy Davis  •  T. Dan Hopkins

The Eye of the Storm (2011) RT 58% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2013

In a Sydney suburb, two nurses, Maria and Flora, a housekeeper, Lotte, and a solicitor, Arnold, attend to Elizabeth Hunter as her expatriate son Sir Basil, a famous but ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Judy Davis  •  Dustin Clare

Page Eight (2011) RT 92% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Page Eight is lovingly turned, with elegant writing, a flawless cast and a heartfelt message from writer/director David Hare about the danger zone where spies and politicians ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Hare
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Bill Nighy  •  Michael Gambon

Diamonds (US) (2009)

Complex tale about small and big players in the African diamond business wrapped around a murder of US senator's daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Andy Wilson
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Judy Davis  •  Derek Jacobi  •  Joanne Kelly

The Break-Up (2006) RT 33% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Cole Hauser




Marie Antoinette (2006) RT 55% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Feb 2007

The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the fall ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sofia Coppola
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Jason Schwartzman  •  Judy Davis  •  Rip Torn

A Little Thing Called Murder (2006) RT Audience 36%

Fast forgery without mistakes. Shoplifting under pressure. Effective body disposal. The ability to multitask various felonies. These are just a few of the "talents" that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  Jonathan Jackson  •  Chelcie Ross  •  Cynthia Stevenson

The Reagans (2003) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: May 2004

The miniseries featured James Brolin as Ronald Reagan and Judy Davis as Nancy Reagan, and covers the period in time from 1949 when Reagan was still in Hollywood, through his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Allan Ackerman
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  James Brolin  •  Željko Ivanek  •  John Stamos

Swimming Upstream (2003) RT 61% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2005

A young man aspiring for recognition of his talents battles against his estranged father's sentiment towards him as the father deals with his own demons.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  Judy Davis  •  Jesse Spencer

Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows (2001) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: Jan 2002

The film, which chronicles Garland's life from her first public performance in 1924 until her death in 1969, is divided into two parts: the first part depicts her rise to fame ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Hugh Laurie  •  Victor Garber  •  Tammy Blanchard  •  Marsha Mason

Gaudi Afternoon (2001) RT 29% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2002

An American abroad finds herself falling in with an eccentric group of fellow expatriates in Spain in this comedy. Cassandra (Judy Davis) is a nomadic American who finds ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Lili Taylor  •  Juliette Lewis

A Cooler Climate (1999) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Dec 2000

Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Judy Davis  •  Jerry Wasserman  •  Winston Rekert

Dash and Lilly (1999) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Biographical look at the bombastic love affair that writers Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman shared in 1940 and 50's Hollywood. Refusing to marry, but deeply in love, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kathy Bates
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Judy Davis  •  Bebe Neuwirth

Celebrity (1998) RT 41% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 1999

The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Judy Davis  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Leonardo DiCaprio

Deconstructing Harry (1997) RT 71% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 1998

This film tells the story of a successful writer called Harry Block, played by Allen himself, who draws inspiration from people he knows in real-life, and from events that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Kirstie Alley  •  Billy Crystal  •  Judy Davis