Search results for "Kate Ashfield"


Shaun of the Dead (2004) RT 92% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Shaun of the Dead is a humorous homage to Zombie movies from director Edgar Wright; an outrageous romantic comedy with zombies.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lucy Davis

Believe (2013)

A young, gifted soccer player who gets into trouble for a petty crime is brought to the attention of former Manchester United coach Matt Busby, who comes out of retirement to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Scheinmann
CAST:  Natascha McElhone  •  Brian Cox  •  Toby Stephens  •  Kate Ashfield

When the Lights Went Out (2012) RT 22% / Audience 26%

Yorkshire, 1974, the Maynard family moves into their dream house. It's a dream that quickly descends into a panic stricken nightmare as the family discovers a horrifying truth ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Pat Holden
CAST:  Kate Ashfield  •  Jo Hartley  •  Martin Compston  •  Steven Waddington

7 Lives (2011)

A disgruntled married man called Tom believes that there is a better life for him out there somewhere. On his way home one night he gets attacked and falls into a parallel ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Wilkins
CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Martin Compston  •  Nick Brimble

United (2011)

United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  James Strong
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Jack O'Connell  •  Sam Claflin  •  Dougray Scott

Late Bloomers (2011) RT 43% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Late Bloomers stars Isabella Rossellini and William Hurt as a married couple pulled apart by the threat of old age. Each reacts in a different way: Hurt’s distinguished ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julie Gavras
CAST:  William Hurt  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Doreen Mantle  •  Kate Ashfield

The Kid (2010) RT 56% / Audience 63%

Based on the real life story of Kevin Lewis, the film follows his childhood of abuse, his descent into a life of crime and how he put his life together again afterwards.Rupert ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nick Moran
CAST:  Rupert Friend  •  Natascha McElhone  •  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Kate Ashfield

Assassin in Love (2007)

Milo (Damian Lewis) is a professional hit man living on the edge. When failing to fulfil a contract for the first time, Milo escapes the city to avoid the wrath of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gareth Lewis
CAST:  Damian Lewis  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Nikolaj Coster-Waldau  •  Michael Gambon

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

Secret Smile (2005) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2008

When Miranda splits up with her creepy boyfriend Brendan because he attacked her she finds out that he is now going out with her sister Kerry and later proposes to her. ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Claire Goose  •  Jill Baker




Spivs (2004) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Dec 2006

Jack, Steve and Goat are East-End Spivs. They spend their time wheeling and dealing wherever and whenever they can. It's not until Jack and the others get involved with a guy ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Colin Teague
CAST:  Ken Stott  •  Nick Moran  •  Dominic Monaghan  •  Kate Ashfield

Beyond Borders (2003)

Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Martin Campbell
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Clive Owen  •  Teri Polo  •  Linus Roache

Killing Hitler (2003) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2009

A drama-documentary about Operation Foxley, a 1944 British plan to assassinate Adolf Hitler.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama • Foreign • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Lovering
CAST:  Peter McDonald  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Kenneth Cranham  •  Keith Allen

Crime and Punishment (2002)

John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  John Simm  •  Ian McDiarmid  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lara Belmont

Late Night Shopping (2001) RT 60% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Four friends Sean, Vincent, Lenny and Jody find themselves at something of a deadend. Trapped in a twilight world of permanent night shift work, they hang out together in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Saul Metzstein
CAST:  Luke de Woolfson  •  James Lance  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Heike Makatsch

Christie Malry's Own Double-Entry (2000)

A man uses the principles of double-entry bookkeeping to settle his accounts with society.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Tickell
CAST:  Nick Moran  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Neil Stuke

The Low Down (2001) RT 59% / Audience 56%

Frank is a restless young man in his late twenties whose life revolves around his friends and his work. When he becomes involved with Ruby, her optimistic and fresh approach ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jamie Thraves
CAST:  Aidan Gillen  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Alicia Eyo  •  Tobias Menzies

The War Zone (1999) RT 84% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jul 2000

An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Roth
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Lara Belmont  •  Colin Farrell

Guest House Paradiso (1999) RT Audience 66%

Richie and Eddie are in charge of the worst hotel in the UK, Guest House Paradiso, neighbouring a nuclear power plant. The illegal immigrant chef has fled and all the guests ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adrian Edmondson
CAST:  Rik Mayall  •  Adrian Edmondson  •  Bill Nighy  •  Kate Ashfield

Princess Caraboo (1994) RT 60% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging. But when a man claims that he can translate her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Michael Austin
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Kevin Kline  •  Stephen Rea