Search results for "Robert Carlyle"


Angela's Ashes (1999) RT 52% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Based on the best selling autobiography by Irish expat Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes follows the experiences of young Frankie and his family as they try against all odds to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Parker
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Joe Breen  •  Michael Legge

The World Is Not Enough (1999) RT 51% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2000

Greed, revenge, world dominance, high-tech terrorism -- it's all in a day's work for cunning MI6 agent James Bond, who's on a mission to protect beautiful oil heiress Elektra ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Pierce Brosnan  •  Sophie Marceau  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Denise Richards

28 Weeks Later (2007)

In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Rose Byrne  •  Jeremy Renner  •  Harold Perrineau Jr.

California Solo (2012) RT 67% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Lachlan MacAldonich is a self-described “lazy Scotsman” and former guitar player for a once-popular 1990s rock band. No longer famous, he now lives a comfortably numb ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Marshall Lewy
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Alexia Rasmussen  •  Kathleen Wilhoite  •  A Martinez

I Know You Know (2009) RT 64% / Audience 49%

Jamie, an 11-year-old boy, is fascinated by his father Charlie’s espionage work until the world of spies becomes all too real. Charlie lives in his own reality—an undercover ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Justin Kerrigan
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Arron Fuller  •  David Bradley  •  Karl Johnson

The Unloved (2009) RT 94% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2011

The Unloved is film that gives a child's eye view of the U.K.'s government-run care system for orphans and children in danger. Lucy is eleven years old. Having been neglected ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Samantha Morton
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Molly Windsor  •  Lauren Socha  •  Craig Parkinson

Summer (2008) RT 78% / Audience 62%

Shaun and Daz are vibrant kids, wasted by their experience of education. All they have is friendship and Shaun's first love Katy. From the moment Shaun steps into our world he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Glenaan
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Rachael Blake  •  Bethan Davies  •  Kate Dickie

Eragon (2006) RT 16% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2007

In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Stefen Fangmeier
CAST:  Ed Speleers  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Sienna Guillory  •  Robert Carlyle

Human Trafficking (2005) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2006

When a sixteen-year-old girl from the Ukraine, a single mother from Russia, an orphaned seventeen-year-old girl from Romania, and a twelve-year-old American tourist become the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Christian Duguay
CAST:  Mira Sorvino  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Emma Campbell

The Mighty Celt (2005) RT 60% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2008

Centred around greyhound racing in a Catholic community after the "Troubles" have ended but where their legacy remains strong. Donal is a 14-year old who works in a greyhound ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Tyrone McKenna  •  Ken Stott




Class Of '76 (2005)

Inspector Tom Monroe (Robert Carlyle) investigates the mysterious death of several people that the only thing they have in common is being classmates. In addition, the deaths ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  Ashley Pearce
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Daniel Mays  •  Claire Skinner  •  Robert Glenister

Dead Fish (2005) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Gary Oldman is Lynch, a strangely charming hit man in this explosively funny dark comedy in the tradition of Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. With an all-star ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charley Stadler
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Anouska Bolton Lee  •  Cassandra Bell

Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing and Charm School (2006)

Writer-director Randall Miller's heart-achingly sweet drama centers on the unsatisfying personal life of protagonist Frank Keane (Robert Carlyle), a sensitive baker who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Randall Miller
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  John Goodman  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Mary Steenburgen

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

Black and White (2002)

Australia, 1958. When a nine year old white girl is found murdered, police are quick to arrest illiterate Aborigine, Max Stuart. Under interrogation Max admits to the killing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Craig Lahiff
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Kerry Fox  •  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Charles Dance

Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002) RT 51% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Dek, a decent but somewhat dull man, enjoys a happy existence with beloved girlfriend Shirley. They live together with her 12-year-old, Marlene: her daughter by the delinquent ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shane Meadows
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Vanessa Feltz  •  Ricky Tomlinson  •  Kathy Burke

The 51st State (2001)

Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ronny Yu
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Nigel Whitmey  •  Emily Mortimer

To End All Wars (2001) RT 58% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Inspired by real-life events, this film explores the experiences of Capt. Ernest Gordon (Ciaran McMenamin) and other Japanese prisoners of war who were enlisted for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  David L. Cunningham
CAST:  Ciarán McMenamin  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Sakae Kimura

The Beach (2000) RT 19% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Danny Boyle
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Guillaume Canet  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Staffan Kihlbom