Search results for "Miranda Otto"


I, Frankenstein (2014) RT 3% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 2014

200 years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein's creature, Adam, still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Beattie
CAST:  Aaron Eckhart  •  Yvonne Strahovski  •  Bill Nighy  •  Jai Courtney

The Turning (2013)

Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Wenham  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Robert Connolly  •  Warwick Thornton  •  Jonathan auf der Heide  •  Tony Ayres  •  Shaun Gladwell  •  Rhys Graham  •  Yaron Lifschitz  •  Anthony Lucas  •  Ian Meadows  •  Ashlee Page  •  Marieka Walsh  •  Jub Clerc  •  Claire McCarthy  •  Stephen Page  •  Simon Stone  •  Justin Kurzel
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Rose Byrne  •  Miranda Otto

Reaching for the Moon (2013) RT 66% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2014

In 1951 New York poet Elizabeth Bishop travels to Rio de Janeiro to visit Mary, a college friend. The shy Elizabeth is overwhelmed by Brazilian sensuality. She is the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bruno Barreto
CAST:  Miranda Otto  •  Glória Pires  •  Tracy Middendorf  •  Treat Williams

Blessed (2009) RT 85% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2009

Seven lost children wander the night streets while their mothers await their return home.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Ana Kokkinos
CAST:  Frances O'Connor  •  Miranda Otto  •  Deborra-Lee Furness  •  Victoria Haralabidou

In Her Skin (2009) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Tale of a 15-year-old Australian girl who went missing.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simone North
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Sam Neill  •  Miranda Otto  •  Ruth Bradley

War of the Worlds (2005) RT 74% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 2005

The extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family fighting to survive it. Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Miranda Otto  •  Justin Chatwin

Flight of the Phoenix (2004) RT 30% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Mar 2005

When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns and copilot "A.J." are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Moore
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Tyrese Gibson  •  Giovanni Ribisi  •  Miranda Otto

In My Father's Den (2004) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Paul (Macfadyen), a prize-winning war journalist, returns to his remote New Zealand hometown due to the death of his father, battle-scarred and world-weary. For the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brad McGann
CAST:  Matthew Macfadyen  •  Emily Barclay  •  Miranda Otto  •  Colin Moy

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2004

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

Danny Deckchair (2003) RT 55% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Based on a true story, the tale of a cement truck driver named Danny, whose long awaited vacation is cancelled thanks to his scheming girlfriend, Trudy. Danny escapes his grim ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jeff Balsmeyer
CAST:  Rhys Ifans  •  Miranda Otto  •  Justine Clarke  •  Rhys Muldoon




The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) RT 96% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

Julie Walking Home (2002) RT 43% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Julie's son is dying of cancer and her marriage falling apart. She goes to Poland in search of a man who can heal using his hands. Julie finds not only a magical cure for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Holland
CAST:  Miranda Otto  •  William Fichtner  •  Lothaire Bluteau  •  Ryan Smith

Doctor Sleep (2002)

While treating a policewoman for smoking, hypnotherapist Michael Strother has a telepathic vision of a young girl floating beneath the surface of a stream. The escaped victim ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Willing
CAST:  Goran Višnjić  •  Shirley Henderson  •  Miranda Otto  •  Paddy Considine

Human Nature (2001) RT 49% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Dec 2002

A philosophical burlesque, Human Nature follows the ups and downs of an obsessive scientist, a female naturalist, and the man they discover, born and raised in the wild. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Patricia Arquette  •  Tim Robbins  •  Miranda Otto  •  Hilary Duff

What Lies Beneath (2000) RT 46% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jan 2001

When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Diana Scarwid  •  James Remar

Kin (2000)

While on a hunt for elephant poachers in Namibia, a white female conservationist and a black lawyer fall for each other despite the condemnation by the local community.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Elaine Proctor
CAST:  Miranda Otto  •  Isaiah Washington

The Jack Bull (1999) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 1999

The Jack Bull tells the story of Myrl Redding, a Wyoming horse trader who clashes with Henry Ballard, a fellow rancher, after Ballard abuses two of Myrl's horses and their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • TV movie • Western
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  John Cusack  •  John Goodman  •  L.Q. Jones  •  Miranda Otto

The Thin Red Line (1998) RT 78% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Adrien Brody  •  Ben Chaplin  •  George Clooney

In the Winter Dark (1998) RT 83% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2007

A mysterious creature is killing a farmer's livestock.  (more)

GENRES: Foreign
DIRECTION:  James Bogle
CAST:  Brenda Blethyn  •  Ray Barrett  •  Richard Roxburgh  •  Miranda Otto