Search results for "Noah Taylor"


Vanilla Sky (2001) RT 42% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2002

David Aames (Tom Cruise) has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia (Penelope Cruz), his face is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Kurt Russell

Almost Famous (2000) RT 89% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Almost Famous is an autobiographical inspired film about a 15-year-old who is hired by Rolling Stone magazine to follow and interview a rock band during their tour. A film ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Billy Crudup  •  Frances McDormand  •  Jason Lee

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) RT 83% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Nov 2005

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Freddie Highmore  •  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Julia Winter

Dadah Is Death (1988)

On 9th of November 1983 two Australians, Kevin Barlow and Geoff Chambers were arrested at Penang Airport in Malaysia carrying 179 grams of Heroin. A crime which in Malaysia ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jerry London
CAST:  Julie Christie  •  Hugo Weaving  •  John Polson  •  Sarah Jessica Parker

Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)

Intrepid British archaeologist Lara Croft has made perhaps the most important archaeological discovery in history: an orb that leads to the mythical Pandora's Box. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jan de Bont
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Gerard Butler  •  Noah Taylor  •  Djimon Hounsou

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon West
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Jon Voight  •  Iain Glen  •  Noah Taylor

Max (2002) RT 69% / Audience 64%

DVD release: May 2003

In 1918, a young, disillusioned Adolph Hitler strikes up a friendship with a Jewish art dealer while weighing a life of passion for art vs. talent at politics  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Menno Meyjes
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Noah Taylor  •  Leelee Sobieski  •  Molly Parker

Shine (1996) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jul 1997

Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Scott Hicks
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  Noah Taylor  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl  •  Justin Braine

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) RT 56% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Wes Anderson’s incisive quirky comedy build up stars complex characters like in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ with Bill Murray on in the leading role. An ocean adventure documentary ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wes Anderson
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Willem Dafoe

The New World (2005) RT 62% / Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2006

A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Q'orianka Kilcher  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Christian Bale




The Proposition (2005) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  John Hillcoat
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Ray Winstone  •  Emily Watson  •  Danny Huston

Flirting (1991) RT 96% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2002

The year is 1965 and Danny Embling, is an awkward, underdeveloped teen suffering from occasional bouts of stuttering, attends an all-male boarding school in New South Wales, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Noah Taylor  •  Thandie Newton  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Naomi Watts

The Year My Voice Broke (1987) RT 93% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Coming-of age feature, set in a New South Wales country town in the 1960s, about a 15 year-old boy. It follows his loves and how he copes with life's problems such as death ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Noah Taylor  •  Loene Carmen  •  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Graeme Blundell

Woundings (1998)

A government program is trying to entice women to go to a remote island and become companions to war-scarred soldiers.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Roberta Hanley
CAST:  Julie Cox  •  Sammi Davis  •  Emily Lloyd  •  Charlie Creed-Miles

He Died With A Felafel In His Hand (2001) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Apr 2005

A search for love, meaning and bathroom solitude. Danny goes through a series of shared housing experiences in a succession of cities on the east coast of Australia. Together ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Richard Lowenstein  •  Angela McPherson  •  Karan Monkhouse
CAST:  Noah Taylor  •  Emily Hamilton  •  Romane Bohringer  •  Alex Menglet

Lawless (2012) RT 67% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Set in the Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a bootlegging gang is threatened by authorities who want a cut of their profits.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Hillcoat
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Tom Hardy  •  Guy Pearce  •  Jessica Chastain

Mindscape (2013)

A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jorge Dorado
CAST:  Mark Strong  •  Taissa Farmiga  •  Brian Cox  •  Indira Varma

Road to Alice (1992)

Jimmy owes Dimitri more money than he can spare. He decides that a holiday would be a better bet. On his travels he meets Louis and things start to go wrong.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Stavros Kazantzidis
CAST:  Noah Taylor  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Helen Buday

The Double (2014) RT 82% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Aug 2014

An awkward office drone becomes increasingly unhinged after a charismatic and confident look-alike takes a job at his workplace and seduces the woman he desires.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Ayoade
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Wallace Shawn  •  Noah Taylor

Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  Tom Cruise  •  Bill Paxton  •  Charlotte Riley