Search results for "Richard E. Grant"


Wah-Wah (2005) RT 53% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Set at the end of the 1960s, as Swaziland is about to receive independence from United Kingdom, the film follows the young Ralph Compton, at 12, through his parents' traumatic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard E. Grant
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Emily Watson  •  Julie Walters  •  Nicholas Hoult

A Christmas Carol (1999) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Scrooge is a miserly old businessman in 1840's London. One Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Marley, his dead business partner. Marley foretells that Scrooge will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Hugh Jones
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Joel Grey  •  Ian McNeice

Dom Hemingway (2013) RT 58% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2014

After spending 12 years in prison for keeping his mouth shut, notorious safe-cracker Dom Hemingway is back on the streets of London looking to collect what he's owed.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Shepard
CAST:  Jude Law  •  Demián Bichir  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Matthew C. Martino

Khumba (2013) RT 44% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2014

A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a flamboyant ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Anthony Silverston
CAST:  Jake T. Austin  •  Liam Neeson  •  Steve Buscemi  •  AnnaSophia Robb

Zambezia (2012) RT 17% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Wayne Thornley
CAST:  Jeremy Suarez  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Abigail Breslin  •  Leonard Nimoy

How to Stop Being a Loser (2011) RT Audience 26%

James is useless with women, but his luck changes under the tutelage of pick-up artist, Ampersand. As James learns the art of seduction he begins to wonder about Ampersand’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns
CAST:  Simon Phillips  •  Craig Conway  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Stephanie Leonidas

Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011) RT 10% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Feb 2013

When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Moore
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Parminder Nagra  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Theo Stevenson

Foster (2011) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Some years after their son is killed, a married couple decide to adopt a child. One day a 7-year-old boy, Eli, unexpectedly arrives on their doorstep and things take a strange ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Newman
CAST:  Toni Collette  •  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Maurice Cole  •  Richard E. Grant

The Garden of Eden (2008) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2003

A young American writer completes his service in WWI and travels across Europe with his wife and her attractive Italian girlfriend. Based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Irvin
CAST:  Jack Huston  •  Mena Suvari  •  Carmen Maura  •  Richard E. Grant

1st Night (2010) RT 18% / Audience 50%

Adam is a rich industrialist, who aspires to a more cultured world. Spurred on by playful jibes that he is little more than a city suit living the capitalist's dream, this ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Richard E. Grant  •  Peter Basham  •  Sarah Brightman  •  Edyta Budnik




Jackboots on Whitehall (2010) RT 47% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Jul 2011

A satirical alternative history of World War II where the Nazis seize London and England must band together to prevent a full on invasion.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Animation • Comedy • Foreign • War
DIRECTION:  Edward McHenry  •  Rory McHenry
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Rosamund Pike  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Timothy Spall

Love Hurts (2009) RT 29% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Jan 2011

After his wife leaves him, middle-aged Ben Bingham slips into a funk and refuses to change out of his pajamas. Justin, Ben's 17-year-old son, has the cure for what ails his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Barra Grant
CAST:  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Julia Voth  •  Janeane Garofalo

Penelope (2006)

Forlorn heiress Penelope Wilhern is cursed, and the only way out is to fall in love with someone of suitable stock. But how can she find her soul mate when she's sequestered ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Palansky
CAST:  Christina Ricci  •  James McAvoy  •  Catherine O'Hara  •  Peter Dinklage

The Secret Policeman's Ball 2006 (2006)

No overview found.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  David Armand  •  Al Murray  •  Dylan Moran  •  Eddie Izzard

Corpse Bride (2005)

Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Fantasy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton  •  Mike Johnson
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Emily Watson  •  Tracey Ullman

The Story of an African Farm (2004)

The 1870's. South Africa. Life is normal at the farm on the slopes of a Karoo Kopje.Things change when the sinister, eccentric Bonaparte Blenkins with bulbous nose and chimney ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Foreign
DIRECTION:  David Lister
CAST:  Luke Gallant  •  Kasha Kropinski  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl  •  Karin van der Laag

Monsieur N. (2003) RT 70% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2005

This film covers the last years of the Emperor's life, imprisoned by the British on St Helena, a remote island off the west coast of Africa. Napoleon retains a loyal entourage ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antoine de Caunes
CAST:  Philippe Torreton  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Jay Rodan  •  Elsa Zylberstein

The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 2005

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called in to unravel a mysterious curse that has plagued the Baskerville family for generations. When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Attwood
CAST:  Richard Roxburgh  •  Ian Hart  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Matt Day

Gosford Park (2001) RT 86% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Clive Owen  •  Maggie Smith  •  Geraldine Somerville

Hildegarde (2001) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 2004

A family's adventure to save one of their own - their beloved pet duck.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Foreign
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Tom Long  •  Richard E. Grant