Search results for "Ken Campbell"


Creep (2004) RT 43% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Trapped in a London subway station, a woman who's being pursued by a potential attacker heads into the unknown labyrinth of tunnels beneath the city's streets  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Smith
CAST:  Franka Potente  •  Vas Blackwood  •  Ken Campbell  •  Jeremy Sheffield

Inspector Clouseau (1968) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Detective Inspector Jacques Clouseau is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Frank Finlay  •  Delia Boccardo  •  Patrick Cargill

Poor Cow (1967) RT 54% / Audience 78%

The first of several social realism films by Ken Loach, this had less impact than those made as TV plays. Poor Cow follows the tangled life of Joy, who turns to Dave after her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Carol White  •  John Bindon  •  Terence Stamp  •  Queenie Watts

Saving Grace (2000) RT 63% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2000

Unexpectedly widowed, prim and proper housewife Grace Trevethyn finds herself in dire financial straits when she inherits massive debts her late husband had been accruing for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Brenda Blethyn  •  Craig Ferguson  •  Martin Clunes  •  Tchéky Karyo

Scandal (1989) RT 91% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Sep 2000

An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him. He serves as friend and mentor, and through his contacts and parties ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Caton-Jones
CAST:  John Hurt  •  Joanne Whalley  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Ian McKellen

The Bride (1985) RT 22% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Sting is Doctor Frankenstein in this remake of the old classic film Bride of Frankenstein. After years of research, the doctor finally succeeds in creating the perfect woman, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Franc Roddam
CAST:  Sting  •  Jennifer Beals  •  Anthony Higgins  •  Clancy Brown

Letter to Brezhnev (1985)

The factories, pubs, clubs, hotels and streets of 1980s Liverpool form the backdrop for this tale of love, friendship, sex and a letter to the Soviet leader, Leonid Brezhnev. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Chris Bernard
CAST:  Margi Clarke  •  Alexandra Pigg  •  Alfred Molina  •  Peter Firth

Breaking Glass (1980) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Breaking Glass is the story of punk singer Kate and her meteoric rise to stardom. Starting out in the rock pubs of London, Kate, assisted by her manager Danny, becomes a huge ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Gibson
CAST:  Hazel O'Connor  •  Phil Daniels  •  Jon Finch  •  Jonathan Pryce

Dreamchild (1985) RT 100% / Audience 83%

Exploring the somewhat darker and more mysterious side of the Lewis Carroll's classic book, the movie follows Alice Liddell (the book's inspiration) as an old woman who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Coral Browne  •  Ian Holm  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Caris Corfman

Wings of Fame (1990) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Dec 1993

A famous movie actor claims that he has written a book. As result, a real author, not a very well known writer, vengefully kills him but then dies as a result of an accident. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Otakar Votocek
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Colin Firth  •  Marie Trintignant  •  Andréa Ferréol




Her Master's Voice (2012) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Internationally acclaimed ventriloquist Nina Conti, takes the bereaved puppets of her mentor and erstwhile lover Ken Campbell on a pilgrimage to 'Venthaven' the resting place ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nina Conti
CAST:  Nina Conti  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Daisy Campbell  •  Brad Cummings

The Big Flame (1969)

After a prolonged industrial dispute in the Liverpool Docks, the striking workers reject management demands of a return to work and decide instead to occupy the docks and run ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Norman Rossington  •  Godfrey Quigley  •  Ken Jones  •  Peter Kerrigan

Joshua Then and Now (1985) RT Audience 56%

Based on a novel by Mordecai Richler, allegedly his autobiography, it tells the story of a Jewish writer, from his life as a young boy in Montreal to his more complicated ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  James Woods  •  Gabrielle Lazure  •  Alan Arkin  •  Robert Joy

Hard Men (1996) RT Audience 33%

British Gangster film with a tongue-in-cheek approach to the genre, including a part played by 'Mad' Frankie Fraser.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  J.K. Amalou
CAST:  Ross Boatman  •  Keith Brown  •  Ken Campbell  •  Vincent Regan

Armageddon (1998)

When an asteroid threatens to collide with Earth, NASA honcho Dan Truman determines the only way to stop it is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear bomb. This ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Ben Affleck  •  Liv Tyler

Groundhog Day (1993) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Chris Elliott  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Home Alone (1990) RT 55% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Macaulay Culkin  •  Joe Pesci  •  Daniel Stern  •  John Heard

Joseph: King of Dreams (2000) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

With his gift of dream interpretation and his brilliantly colored coat, Joseph inspires jealousy in his brothers and is sold into slavery. This animated retelling of the story ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert C. Ramirez  •  Rob LaDuca
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Mark Hamill  •  Richard Herd  •  Maureen McGovern

Under Wraps (1997) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A comedy-adventure in which three twelve-year-olds have a close encounter with a 3,000-year-old mummy. Marshall, Gilbert and Amy accidentally set the mummy free, but if they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Horror • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Greg Beeman
CAST:  Adam Wylie  •  Mario Yedidia  •  Clara Bryant  •  Ken Hudson Campbell