Search results for "Nicol Williamson"


Excalibur (1981) RT 82% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Sep 1999

The myth of King Arthur brought to the screen. Uthur Pendragon is given the mystical sword Excalibur by Merlyn. At his death Uthur buries the sword into a stone, and the next ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  John Boorman
CAST:  Nigel Terry  •  Helen Mirren  •  Nicholas Clay  •  Cherie Lunghi

Hamlet (1969) RT Audience 70%

Tony Richardson's Hamlet is based on his own stage production. Filmed entirely within the Roundhouse in London (a disused train shed), it is shot almost entirely in close up, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Judy Parfitt  •  Marianne Faithfull

Return to Oz (1985) RT 55% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 1999

Dorothy, saved from a psychiatric experiment by a mysterious girl, finds herself back in the land of her dreams, and makes delightful new friends, and dangerous new enemies.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Walter Murch
CAST:  Fairuza Balk  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Piper Laurie  •  Jean Marsh

Robin and Marian (1976) RT 76% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Robin Hood is an old man when he returns with his best friend Little John to England after the Crusades. Maid Marian has entered a nunnery, King Richard is a raving lunatic, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Audrey Hepburn  •  Robert Shaw  •  Richard Harris

Spawn (1997) RT 19% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Apr 1998

After being murdered by corrupt colleagues in a covert government agency, Al Simmons (Michael Jai White) makes a pact with the devil to be resurrected to see his beloved wife ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark A.Z. Dippé
CAST:  Michael Jai White  •  Martin Sheen  •  John Leguizamo  •  Theresa Randle

The Exorcist III (1990) RT 55% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Peter Blatty
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Ed Flanders  •  Brad Dourif  •  Jason Miller

Laughter in the Dark (1969)

Swinging London in the 1960's. Deals with the affection of a middle-aged man for a very young woman, resulting in a mutually parasitic relationship.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Nicol Williamson  •  Anna Karina  •  Jean-Claude Drouot  •  Peter Bowles

Inadmissible Evidence (1968)

A lawyer's agonizing journey to the breaking point of his private and professional lives as he becomes more and more alienated from everyone connected with him.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Anthony Page
CAST:  Nicol Williamson  •  Peter Sallis  •  Eileen Atkins

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976) RT 82% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud. Freud attemts to solve ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Robert Duvall  •  Nicol Williamson

The Reckoning (1970) RT 40% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Michael Marler, a successful business man in London, is about to make his way to the top. The death of his father brings him - after 37 years - back to his hometown Liverpool, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jack Gold
CAST:  Nicol Williamson  •  Tom Kempinski  •  Zena Walker  •  Paul Rogers




The Monk (1972)

Ambrosio (Franco Nero) is a monk who is sexually tempted by an emissary of the Devil, a young girl in monk's robes. After he has committed numerous crimes, it appears that he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Adonis Kyrou
CAST:  Franco Nero  •  Nathalie Delon  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Nadja Tiller

The Jerusalem File (1972)

An American student starts working with his Arab colleague while putting all politics aside. However, is his colleague just a regular Joe? Set around the time of Arab-Israeli ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Flynn
CAST:  Bruce Davison  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Daria Halprin  •  Donald Pleasence

The Bofors Gun (1968) RT Audience 50%

A national service NCO (David Warner) who comes face to face with an embittered Irish Gunner (Nicol Williamson) who is determined to humiliate him.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Jack Gold
CAST:  David Warner  •  Ian Holm  •  Nicol Williamson

The Human Factor (1979) RT 33% / Audience 19%

DVD release: Oct 2006

When Arthur Davis, a junior bachelor in the British secret service's African section, is seen taking a file with him to meet his girlfriend Cynthia- the brass fears he may be ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Richard Attenborough  •  Derek Jacobi  •  John Gielgud  •  Joop Doderer

Sakharov (1984)

Biography of Russian physicist & dissident Andrei Sakharov focuses on his first acts in his civil rights.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jack Gold
CAST:  Jason Robards  •  Glenda Jackson  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Frank Finlay

Shakespeare Tragedies: Macbeth (1983)

Macbeth and his wife murder Duncan in order to gain his crown, but the bloodbath doesn't stop there, and things supernatural combine to bring the Macbeths down.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Gold
CAST:  Nicol Williamson  •  Jane Lapotaire  •  Ian Hogg  •  Mark Dignam

I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can (1982) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Jun 2005

An adaptation of Barbara Gordon's nonfiction account of her addiction to Valium.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jack Hofsiss
CAST:  Jill Clayburgh  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Joe Pesci