Search results for "Kathy Burke"


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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) RT 83% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2012

George Smiley, a recently retired MI6 agent, is doing his best to adjust to a life outside the secret service. However, when a disgraced agent reappears with information ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tomas Alfredson
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Mark Strong  •  Tom Hardy  •  Gary Oldman

The Antics Roadshow (2011) RT Audience 52%

The Antics Roadshow is a celebration of the pranksters, hoaxers, jokers, activists and stunt merchants who use public space for their own unauthorised ends. This film brings ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Banksy  •  Jaimie D'Cruz
CAST:  Kathy Burke  •  Andy Bichlbaum  •  Mike Bonanno  •  Rémi Gaillard

Straight to Hell Returns (2010)

The story of Straight to Hell Returns revolves around a group of hapless bank robbers (Sy Richardson, Joe Strummer, Dick Rude) who bury their loot and attempt to hide out in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Alex Cox
CAST:  Sy Richardson  •  Kathy Burke  •  Elvis Costello  •  Graham Fletcher-Cook

Flushed Away (2006) RT 72% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2007

London high-society mouse Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  David Bowers  •  Sam Fell
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Kate Winslet  •  Ian McKellen  •  Jean Reno

Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002) RT 51% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Dek, a decent but somewhat dull man, enjoys a happy existence with beloved girlfriend Shirley. They live together with her 12-year-old, Marlene: her daughter by the delinquent ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shane Meadows
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Vanessa Feltz  •  Ricky Tomlinson  •  Kathy Burke

The Martins (2001)

Out of work, scrounger Robert Martin lives with his dysfunctional family - long suffering wife accident prone son and pregnant teenage daughter in a shabby house next door to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Grounds
CAST:  Kathy Burke  •  Lee Evans  •  Linda Bassett  •  Eric Byrne

Kevin & Perry Go Large (2000) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Apr 2002

When stubborn, spotty Kevin and his equally hopeless best friend Perry go on holiday to the party island Ibiza, they see it as their big chance to become superstar club DJs ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ed Bye
CAST:  Harry Enfield  •  Kathy Burke  •  Rhys Ifans  •  James Fleet

Love, Honour and Obey (2000) RT 27% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ray Burdis  •  Dominic Anciano
CAST:  Jonny Lee Miller  •  Jude Law  •  Ray Winstone  •  Sean Pertwee

Elizabeth (1998) RT 82% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 1999

This film details the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, as played by Cate Blanchett. The main focus is the endless attempts by her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Shekhar Kapur
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Joseph Fiennes

Dancing at Lughnasa (1998) RT 65% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Pat O'Connor
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Brid Brennan  •  Kathy Burke




Nil by Mouth (1997) RT 65% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2003

The family of Raymond, his wife Val and her brother Billy live in working-class London district. Also in their family is Val and Billy's mother Janet and grandmother Kath. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gary Oldman
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Kathy Burke  •  Charlie Creed-Miles  •  Laila Morse

Work Experience (1989)

Terence is caught in a vicious circle. he cannot get a job because he has no experience, but he cannot gain experience without getting a job! Winner of an Oscar for Best ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  James Hendrie
CAST:  Lenny Henry  •  Kathy Burke  •  Neil Pearson  •  Shelagh Fraser

Pan (2015) RT 27% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Dec 2015

Living a bleak existence at a London orphanage, 12-year-old Peter finds himself whisked away to the fantastical world of Neverland. Adventure awaits as he meets new friend ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Rooney Mara  •  Hugh Jackman  •  Amanda Seyfried  •  Garrett Hedlund

Anita and Me (2002)

Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of Indian parents who've come to England to give her a better life. This ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Metin Hüseyin
CAST:  Chandeep Uppal  •  Anna Brewster  •  Max Beesley  •  Sanjeev Bhaskar

This Year's Love (1999) RT Audience 73%

The big-screen debut from Scottish stage director David Kane, This Year's Love is a comedy about the romantic misadventures of six young people in Camden, North London. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Kane
CAST:  Kathy Burke  •  Jennifer Ehle  •  Ian Hart  •  Douglas Henshall

Two of Us (1987) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Matthew is a boy who just left school. He is handsome and athletic and believes himself to be gay. He retains a friendship with only one school friend, Phil, who has stuck by ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Leslie Stewart
CAST:  Jason Rush  •  Lee Withlock  •  Jenny Jay  •  Zoë Nathenson

Straight to Hell (1986) RT 38% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2001

A gang of bank robbers with a suitcase full of money go to the desert to hide out. After burying the loot, they find their way to a surreal town full of cowboys who drink an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Western
DIRECTION:  Alex Cox
CAST:  Dick Rude  •  Sy Richardson  •  Courtney Love  •  Joe Strummer

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