Search results for "Samantha Morton"


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

Minority Report (2002) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2002

John Anderton is a top "Precrime" cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Max von Sydow  •  Steve Harris  •  Neal McDonough

Synecdoche, New York (2008) RT 69% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A theater director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he attempts to create a life-size replica of New York inside a warehouse as part of his new play.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charlie Kaufman
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Samantha Morton  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Michelle Williams

Code 46 (2003) RT 50% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A futuristic 'Brief Encounter', a love story in which the romance is doomed by genetic incompatibility.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Togo Igawa  •  Nabil Elouahabi  •  Samantha Morton

Miss Julie (2014)

Over the course of a midsummer night in Fermanagh in 1890, an unsettled daughter of the Anglo-Irish aristocracy encourages her father's valet to seduce her.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Liv Ullmann
CAST:  Jessica Chastain  •  Colin Farrell  •  Samantha Morton  •  Nora McMenamy

Decoding Annie Parker (2014) RT 56% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2014

The lives of a breast-cancer patient and a researcher who is trying to prove a genetic link to cancer intersect in a groundbreaking study.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Bernstein
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Helen Hunt  •  Aaron Paul  •  Alice Eve

Cosmopolis (2012) RT 64% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's day devolves into an odyssey with a cast of characters that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Robert Pattinson  •  Sarah Gadon  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Paul Giamatti

John Carter (2012) RT 51% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Civil War vet John Carter is transplanted to Mars, where he discovers a lush, wildly diverse planet whose main inhabitants are 12-foot tall green barbarians. Finding himself a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andrew Stanton
CAST:  Taylor Kitsch  •  Mark Strong  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Ciarán Hinds

The Messenger (2009) RT 89% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2010

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Oren Moverman
CAST:  Ben Foster  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Jena Malone  •  Eamonn Walker

The Daisy Chain (2008) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Apr 2010

A grieving couple move to a remote Irish village in the wake of their baby daughter's death. They soon take in an orphaned autistic girl, only to become involved in a series ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Aisling Walsh
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Steven Mackintosh  •  Mhairi Anderson  •  David Bradley




Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007) RT 35% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Feb 2008

This movie is a Sequel to the First Elizabeth movie from 1998, and takes place in the 15th century, following the virgin queen of England, and her epic battle against the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shekhar Kapur
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Clive Owen  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Tom Hollander

Control (2007) RT 87% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Control is the biography of Joy Division lead singer Ian Curtis, taking his story from schoolboy days of 1973 to his suicide on the eve of the band's first American tour in 1980.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Anton Corbijn
CAST:  Sam Riley  •  Samantha Morton  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Joe Anderson

Expired (2007) RT 59% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2009

The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Cecilia Miniucchi
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Jason Patric  •  Teri Garr  •  Sonia Iris Lozada

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

River Queen (2005)

An intimate story set during the 1860s in which a young Irish woman Sarah and her family find themselves on both sides of the turbulent wars between British and Maori during ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Vincent Ward
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Cliff Curtis  •  Stephen Rea

Enduring Love (2004) RT 59% / Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2005

Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Samantha Morton  •  Bill Weston  •  Jeremy McCurdie

Morvern Callar (2002)

Following her boyfriend's suicide, supermarket clerk Morvern Callar passes off his unpublished novel as her own...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Lynne Ramsay
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Kathleen McDermott  •  Linda McGuire  •  James Wilson

In America (2003) RT 89% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 2004

An Irish immigrant family adjusts to life in the United States.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Paddy Considine  •  Samantha Morton  •  Sarah Bolger  •  Emma Bolger