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

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

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

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

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

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

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)

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)

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

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

Wild Country (2006) RT Audience 7%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Wild Country is a low budget British horror film which was shot on location in and around Glasgow, Scotland in October.The cast was made up of mostly unknown actors with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Craig Strachan
CAST:  Samantha Shields  •  Martin Compston  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Alan McHugh

Solid Geometry (2002)

A successful young man's world view is turned upside-down when he inherits his great-great-grandfather's diaries, and starts pursuing the mystical geometric theories held ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Denis Lawson
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ruth Millar  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Jonathan Watson

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
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Peter MacNicol  •  John Mills  •  Pamela Reed

The Crow Road (1996) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Jul 2007

An adaption of Banks's dark novel, whose central character is Prentice McHoan, a young Scots history student. When Prentice's relatives begin to die in spectacular ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Joseph McFadden  •  Bill Paterson  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Valerie Edmond

Prime Suspect 3 (1993)

Assigned to a Vice squad, Detective Jane Tennison investigates a child murder and discovers a sinister link to the police. Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison moves to a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  David Drury
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Michael J. Shannon  •  David Thewlis

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

The Lair of the White Worm (1988) RT 59% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 1999

In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Hugh Grant  •  Catherine Oxenberg  •  Peter Capaldi

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

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

The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011)

In 1860 Scotland Yard's 'Prince of Sleuths' Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the murder of three-year-old Saville Kent,snatched from his bed at night and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  James Hawes
CAST:  Paddy Considine  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Tom Georgeson  •  William Beck