Search results for "Peter Capaldi"


Strictly Sinatra (2001) RT 67% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Aug 2002

In Glasgow, Toni Cocozza, age 28, aspires to be a lounge singer; his repertoire is strictly Sinatra, backed by Bill, an aging piano player and his only friend. Toni dreams big ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Capaldi
CAST:  Ian Hart  •  Kelly Macdonald  •  Brian Cox  •  Alum Armstrong

The Cricklewood Greats (2012)

Peter Capaldi recalls the glory days of the Cricklewood Film Studios  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Capaldi
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Alex MacQueen  •  Terry Gilliam  •  Marcia Warren

World War Z (2013)

Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Mireille Enos  •  James Badge Dale  •  Elyes Gabel

Bean (1997)

Bean works as a caretaker at Britain's formidable Royal National Gallery, and his bosses want to fire him because he sleeps at work all the time, but can't because the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Peter MacNicol  •  John Mills  •  Pamela Reed

Dangerous Liaisons (1988) RT 93% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2001

Dangerous Liaisons is the film based on the novel of the same name by Choderlos de Laclos set in 18th century France. Marquise de Merteuil’s asks her ex-lover Vicomte de ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  John Malkovich  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Swoosie Kurtz

Local Hero (1983) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Sep 1999

An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Forsyth
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Peter Riegert  •  Fulton Mackay  •  Denis Lawson

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

Shooting Fish (1997) RT 57% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Two con artists (Dan Futterman, Stuart Townsend) hire an unwitting medical-school student (Kate Beckinsale) as a secretary for their latest scam.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stefan Schwartz
CAST:  Dan Futterman  •  Stuart Townsend  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Rowena Cooper

House of 9 (2005) RT Audience 37%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Nine strangers wake up in a house with no recollection how they got there and no way out. The voice on the PA introduces them to a grisly game they must play. The prize is $5 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven R. Monroe
CAST:  Kelly Brook  •  Dennis Hopper  •  Hippolyte Girardot  •  Peter Capaldi

The Fifth Estate (2013) RT 37% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jan 2014

A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website's growth and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Benedict Cumberbatch  •  Dan Stevens  •  Daniel Brühl  •  Alicia Vikander




Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2003)

After her husband's death, woman starts looking for independence.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ian Sharp
CAST:  John Alderton  •  Pauline Collins  •  Paul Freeman  •  Peter Capaldi

Inside the Mind of Leonardo (2013) RT 33% / Audience 43%

Inside The Mind of Leonardo is based on the artist’s private journals dating from the Italian Renaissance. With over 6,000 pages of handwritten notes and drawings, da Vinci’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Julian Jones
CAST:  Peter Capaldi

Paddington (2014)

After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Paul King
CAST:  Sally Hawkins  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Ben Whishaw  •  Hugh Bonneville

Maleficent (2014) RT 50% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2014

The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Stromberg
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Elle Fanning  •  Juno Temple  •  Sharlto Copley

Big Fat Gypsy Gangster (2011) RT Audience 24%

After sixteen years at Her Majesty's Pleasure, Britain's hardest man is released from prison, and into the care of a documentary film crew headed by a Brit-loving American ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Ricky Grover
CAST:  Ricky Grover  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Omid Djalili  •  Steven Berkoff

Soft Top Hard Shoulder (1993)

Gentle Scottish Road Movie . Eight years ago, Gavin artistic son of an Scots/Italian ice-cream dynasty, turned his back on Glasgow and moved south to London to make his name ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Stefan Schwartz
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Richard Wilson  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Frances Barber

John and Yoko: A Love Story (1985)

Details the lives of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, from before their first meeting to their rise to stardom.  (more)

GENRES: TV movie
DIRECTION:  Sandor Stern
CAST:  Mark McGann  •  Kim Miyori  •  Kenneth Price  •  Peter Capaldi

In the Loop (2009) RT 94% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2010

The US President and the UK Prime Minister are looking to launch a war in the Middle East. The plot follows government officials and advisers in their behind-the-scenes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Tom Hollander  •  Gina McKee  •  James Gandolfini

Pinochet's Last Stand (2006) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Feb 2008

In 1998 former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet visits Britain for medical treatment. On being tipped off, Amnesty International seize the chance to bring to justice a man ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Richard Curson Smith
CAST:  Derek Jacobi  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Anna Massey  •  Phyllida Law

Niceland (2004)

Niceland is about a young man Jet, living a joyful life working at a factory with his girlfriend who he's deeply in love with. Shortly after they decide to get married and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Gary Lewis  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Shauna Macdonald