Search results for "Reece Shearsmith"

Shaun of the Dead (2004) RT 92% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lucy Davis

Birthday Girl (2001) RT 58% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A shy bank clerk orders a Russian mail order bride, and finds his life turned upside down.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jez Butterworth
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Ben Chaplin  •  Vincent Cassel  •  Mathieu Kassovitz

Free Jimmy (2006)

Four stoners, five vegans, three mobsters, four hunters and a million reasons to free one junkie elephant.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nielsen
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Simon Pegg  •  Phil Daniels  •  Jay Simpson

The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005) RT 83% / Audience 55%

The fictional world of Royston Vasey is facing apocalypse and the only way to avert disaster is for our nightmarish cast of characters to find a way into the real world and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steve Bendelack
CAST:  Mark Gatiss  •  Steve Pemberton  •  Reece Shearsmith  •  Bruno Langley

Burke & Hare (2010)

Two 19th-century opportunists (Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis) become serial killers so that they can maintain their profitable business supplying cadavers to an anatomist (Tom ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Andy Serkis  •  Isla Fisher  •  Tom Wilkinson

A Field in England (2013) RT 87% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2014

During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters flee from a raging battle through an overgrown field. They are captured by an alchemist (Michael ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ben Wheatley
CAST:  Julian Barratt  •  Michael Smiley  •  Reece Shearsmith  •  Peter Ferdinando

Bad Sugar (2012)

A dysfunctional, wealthy mining dynasty, with an ailing patriarch and some greedy siblings. A peculiarly British take on telenovela style melodramas, played for laughs.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ben Palmer
CAST:  Christian Massa  •  Julia Davis  •  Sharon Horgan  •  Peter Serafinowicz

An Adventure in Space and Time (2013) RT 95% / Audience 93%

This special one-off drama travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen. Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of hard-man ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terry McDonough
CAST:  Brian Cox  •  David Bradley  •  Jessica Raine  •  Reece Shearsmith

The First Men in the Moon (2010) RT Audience 47%

Mark Gatiss's adaptation of HG Wells's science fiction classic. July 1969, and as the world waits with bated breath for the Apollo astronauts to land on the Moon, a young boy ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Damon Thomas
CAST:  Rory Kinnear  •  Mark Gatiss  •  Alex Riddell  •  Peter Forbes

Victoria Wood's Mid Life Christmas (2009)

This is the time of year when friends and family gather round the television to exchange the traditional greeting -“Don’t bother, there’s nothing on”. Well this Christmas join ...  (more)

CAST:  Victoria Wood  •  Julie Walters  •  Jason Watkins  •  Lorraine Ashbourne

The World's End (2013) RT 89% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Martin Freeman  •  Eddie Marsan

Christmas at the Riviera (2007)

The assistant manager of a seaside hotel is left to run the building over the Christmas period.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Mark Bussell  •  Justin Sbresni
CAST:  Alexander Armstrong  •  Darren Boyd  •  Anna Chancellor  •  Warren Clarke

High-Rise (2015) RT 63% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Aug 2016

Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Wheatley
CAST:  Tom Hiddleston  •  Sienna Miller  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Luke Evans

Auton (1997)

DVD release: Jan 1997

In deep space, death is waiting to return...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Briggs
CAST:  Michael Wade  •  Bryonie Pritchard  •  George Telfer  •  Reece Shearsmith

Silent Night of the Living Dead (2015)

A zombie outbreak plagues a small English town on Christmas Eve.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Davis
CAST:  Tom Savini  •  Reece Shearsmith  •  AJ Bowen