Search results for "Peter O'Toole"

Lawrence of Arabia (1962) RT 97% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Apr 2001

An epic about British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Alec Guinness  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Jack Hawkins

The Final Curtain (2002) RT Audience 40%

The Final Curtain is a British film from 2002 directed by Patrick Harkins and starring Peter O'Toole. It tells the story of J. J. Curtis, ageing gameshow host played by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Patrick Harkins
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Aiden Gillen  •  Adrian Lester  •  Julia Sawalha

Cristiada (2012)

A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929), which was touched off by a rebellion against the Mexican government's attempt to secularize the country.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dean Wright
CAST:  Eva Longoria  •  Andy García  •  Oscar Isaac  •  Peter O'Toole

Iron Road (2009)

A poor but feisty Chinese woman, disguised as a boy, joins the railroad crew in the Rocky Mountains to search for her long-lost father, and falls in love with the son of the ...  (more)

CAST:  Betty Sun  •  Luke MacFarlane  •  Sam Neill  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai

Dean Spanley (2008)

Set in Edwardian England where upper lips are always stiff and men from the Colonies are not entirely to be trusted, Fisk Senior has little time or affection for his son, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Toa Fraser
CAST:  Jeremy Northam  •  Sam Neill  •  Bryan Brown  •  Peter O'Toole

Stardust (2007) RT 76% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 2007

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  Charlie Cox  •  Claire Danes  •  Robert De Niro  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

Ratatouille (2007) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2007

In one of Paris' finest restaurants, Remy, a determined young rat, dreams of becoming a renowned French chef. Torn between his family's wishes and his true calling. Remy and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy
CAST:  Patton Oswalt  •  Lou Romano  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Ian Holm

One Night with the King (2006) RT 19% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2007

This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael O. Sajbel
CAST:  Tiffany Dupont  •  Peter O'Toole  •  Luke Goss  •  John Noble

Venus (2006) RT 89% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2007

Maurice is an aging veteran actor who becomes absolutely taken with Jessie - the grandniece of his closest friend. When Maurice tries to soften the petulant and provincial ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Leslie Phillips  •  Beatrice Savoretti  •  Philip Fox

Troy (2004) RT 54% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jan 2005

In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Orlando Bloom  •  Eric Bana  •  Brian Cox

Imperium: Augustus (2003)

Caesar Augustus tells of how he became the emperor to his reluctant daughter, Julia following the death of her husband Agrippa.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Vittoria Belvedere  •  Benjamin Sadler

Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2007

The movie describes the life of Adolf Hitler from childhood to manhood, and his rise to power. From his poor childhood in Austria, the first world war from his point of view, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Christian Duguay
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Stockard Channing  •  Jena Malone  •  Julianna Margulies

Global Heresy (2002)

When a rock band at the top of their game suddenly loses their leader, their direction suddenly becomes questionable. All the band members know is that the leader's clothes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Sidney J. Furie
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Joan Plowright  •  Jaimz Woolvett

The Manor (1999) RT 86% / Audience 57%

The Manor, a dark funny version of Akira Kurosawa's " Rashomon". Lost man searches for his truth and finds it, with the help of five Manor ladies. The rest of the who done ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign • Mystery • Thriller
CAST:  Greta Scacchi  •  Gabrielle Anwar  •  Peter O'Toole  •  Fay Masterson

Joan of Arc (1999) RT 11% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Ten years before her death, Joan hears voices. Six years later, from the village of Domremy, she begins her mission to unite France under King Charles. First she leads a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Christian Duguay
CAST:  Leelee Sobieski  •  Powers Boothe  •  Neil Patrick Harris  •  Olympia Dukakis

Coming Home (1998) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Drama about the Dunar and Carey-Lewis families, before during and after WW2.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Giles Foster
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Joanna Lumley  •  David McCallum  •  Emily Mortimer

The Seventh Coin (1993)

DVD release: Jan 1994

An independent film starring Peter O'Toole and directed by Dror Soref. In modern-day Jerusalem, an Arab boy and a beautiful American tourist are accidentally entrusted with a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Dror Soref
CAST:  Alexandra Powers  •  Navin Chowdhry  •  Peter O'Toole  •  John Rhys-Davies