Search results for "Sam Neill"

The Brush-Off (2004) RT Audience 100%

The political adviser to Australia's Minister of the Arts investigates the suspicious death of a disgruntled artist.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
CAST:  David Wenham  •  Mick Molloy  •  Deborah Kennedy  •  Steve Bisley

Jurassic Park (1993) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Laura Dern  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Richard Attenborough

The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013) RT 23% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Ancient mysteries. Powerful evil. And a fearless hero's quest through a fantastical realm of steam-powered wonders and sinister magic... In THE ADVENTURER: THE CURSE OF THE ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Newman
CAST:  Aneurin Barnard  •  Michael Sheen  •  Lena Headey  •  Sam Neill

Escape Plan (2013) RT 49% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mikael Håfström
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Vinnie Jones

The Vow (2012) RT 29% / Audience 63%

DVD release: May 2012

Happy young married couple Paige (McAdams) and Leo (Tatum) are, well, happy. Then a car accident puts Paige into a life-threatening coma. Upon awakening she has lost the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Sucsy
CAST:  Rachel McAdams  •  Channing Tatum  •  Sam Neill  •  Scott Speedman

The Hunter (2011) RT 75% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Daniel Nettheim
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Sam Neill  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Sullivan Stapleton

The Dragon Pearl (2011) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 2013

When teenagers JOSH (Louis Corbett) and LING (Li Lin Jin) join their respective parents, CHRIS (Sam Neill) and Dr LI (Wang Ji) on an archaeological dig in China they encounter ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Mario Andreacchio
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Li Lin Jin  •  Robert Mammone  •  Wang Ji

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010) RT 50% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2010

Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Zack Snyder
CAST:  Emily Barclay  •  Abbie Cornish  •  Essie Davis  •  Joel Edgerton

Under the Mountain (2009) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Aug 2010

Teenage twins battle dark forces hidden beneath Auckland's volcanoes.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Foreign • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jonathan King
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Tom Cameron  •  Oliver Driver  •  Sophie McBride

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

In Her Skin (2009) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Tale of a 15-year-old Australian girl who went missing.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simone North
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Sam Neill  •  Miranda Otto  •  Ruth Bradley

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

Skin (2009)

Based on the true story of a black girl who was born to two white Afrikaner parents in South Africa during the apartheid era.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Fabian
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Sophie Okonedo  •  Terri Ann Eckstein  •  Bongani Masondo

Angel (2007) RT 50% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2009

Edwardian England. A precocious girl from a poor background with aspirations to being a novelist finds herself swept to fame and fortune when her tasteless romances hit the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  François Ozon
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Sam Neill  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Lucy Russell

Irresistible (2006) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: Apr 2006

A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ann Turner
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Sam Neill  •  Emily Blunt  •  Bud Tingwell

Merlin's Apprentice (2006) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Mar 2006

The great sorcerer Merlin has returned to Camelot, a kingdom now vulnerable to ill fates and war since the theft of the Holy Grail, its greatest gift and protection. With the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Miranda Richardson  •  John Reardon  •  Meghan Ory

Little Fish (2005) RT 89% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Set in the Little Saigon district outside of Sydney, a woman trying to escape her past becomes embroiled in a drug deal.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Rowan Woods
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Sam Neill  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Martin Henderson

Gallipoli (2005)

The Gallipoli campaign of World War I was so controversial & devastating, it changed the face of battle forever. Using diaries, letters, photographs and memoirs, acclaimed ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Tolga Örnek
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Sam Neill

Wimbledon (2004) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Loncraine
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Paul Bettany  •  Sam Neill  •  James McAvoy