Search results for "Vanessa Redgrave"


A Man for All Seasons (1988) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Story of Sir Thomas More, who refused to accept the spiritual leadership of Henry VIII, and faces death as he struggles to remain loyal to his integrity. A Man for All ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charlton Heston
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  John Gielgud  •  Richard Johnson

Foxcatcher (2014) RT 88% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2015

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bennett Miller
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Steve Carell  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Anthony Michael Hall

The Thirteenth Tale (2013) RT Audience 61%

Margaret Lea (Olivia Colman), a young biographer, attempts to interview writer Vida Winter (Vanessa Redgrave), whose health is deteriorating. Vida has previously denied access ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  James Kent
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Olivia Colman  •  Sophie Turner  •  Alexandra Roach

The Butler (2013)

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lee Daniels
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  David Banner  •  Michael Rainey Jr.  •  LaJessie Smith

Song for Marion (2012)

A feel-good, heart-warming story about how music can inspire you. Song for Marion stars Terence Stamp as Arthur, a grumpy pensioner who can't understand why his wife Marion ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Andrew Williams
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Christopher Eccleston

Anonymous (2011) RT 46% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Feb 2012

A political thriller advancing the theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford who penned Shakespeare's plays; set against the backdrop of the succession of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Jamie Campbell Bower  •  Rhys Ifans  •  David Thewlis  •  Joely Richardson

Cars 2 (2011) RT 39% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  John Lasseter  •  Brad Lewis
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Michael Caine  •  Emily Mortimer  •  Jason Isaacs

Coriolanus (2011) RT 93% / Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2012

Caius Martius, aka Coriolanus, is an arrogant and fearsome general who has built a career on protecting Rome from its enemies. Pushed by his ambitious mother to seek the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ralph Fiennes
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Lubna Azabal  •  Ashraf Barhom

The Whistleblower (2010) RT 74% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Based on the experiences of Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz) who discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring while serving as a U.N. peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Larysa Kondracki
CAST:  Rachel Weisz  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Monica Bellucci  •  David Strathairn

Miral (2010) RT 17% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jul 2011

A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of the first Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Julian Schnabel
CAST:  Freida Pinto  •  Hiam Abbass  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Vanessa Redgrave




Letters to Juliet (2010) RT 40% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Sep 2010

An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gary Winick
CAST:  Amanda Seyfried  •  Marcia DeBonis  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Giordano Formenti

Robinson in Ruins (2010) RT 79% / Audience 56%

The eagerly awaited sequel to Patrick Keiller's London and Robinson in Space is a beautifully photographed cinematic essay on our current environmental and economic ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Patrick Keiller
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave

Atonement (2007) RT 83% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a 13-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit. Based ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  James McAvoy  •  Romola Garai  •  Saoirse Ronan

The Riddle (2007) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Aug 2008

A journalist investigates a series of murders that follows the discovery of an unpublished novel by Charles Dickens in the cellar of an old Thames-side-pub.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brendan Foley
CAST:  Vinnie Jones  •  Derek Jacobi  •  Julie Cox  •  Vanessa Redgrave

How About You (2007) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2009

The story of Ellie, a young woman left in charge of the residential home run by her older sister, over the Christmas period. Whilst most of the residents have left to spend ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Anthony Byrne
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Brenda Fricker  •  Joss Ackland  •  Hayley Atwell

Venus (2006) RT 89% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2007

Maurice is an aging veteran actor who becomes absolutely taken with Jessie - the grandniece of his closest friend. When Maurice tries to soften the petulant and provincial ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Leslie Phillips  •  Beatrice Savoretti  •  Philip Fox

Dealing and Wheeling in Small Arms (2007) RT 50% / Audience 100%

DEALING AND WHEELING IN SMALL ARMS is a political documentary on the uncontrolled widespread of small arms, which rule and ruin the lives of a growing number of people in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Sander Francken
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave

The White Countess (2005) RT 50% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2006

The last movie from the team of Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, and Kazuo Ishiguro. Set in 1930s Shanghai, "The White Countess" is both Sofia (Natasha Richardson), a fallen ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Ivory
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Natasha Richardson  •  Hiroyuki Sanada  •  Lynn Redgrave

The Fever (2004) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Dec 2007

Tells the story of a woman who gets involved in politics with no previous contact with world events.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Carlo Gabriel Nero
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Michael Moore  •  Joely Richardson