Romola Garai

Romola Sadie Garai (born 6 August 1982) is an English actress and model. She is known for appearing in the movies Amazing Grace, Atonement, and Glorious 39, and for appearing in the TV movie Emma. ​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Atonement (2007)

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

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

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

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

Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004)

In pre-revolution Cuba, Katey Miller is about to defy everyone's expectations. Instead of a parent-approved suitor, Katey is drawn to the sexy waiter, Javier, who spends his nights dancing in Havana's nightclubs. As she secretly learns to dance with Javier, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ferland
CAST:  Diego Luna  •  Romola Garai  •  Sela Ward  •  John Slattery

In pre-revolution Cuba, Katey Miller is about to defy everyone's expectations. Instead of a parent-approved suitor, Katey is drawn to the sexy waiter, Javier, who spends his nights dancing in Havana's nightclubs. As she secretly learns to dance with Javier, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ferland
CAST:  Diego Luna  •  Romola Garai  •  Sela Ward  •  John Slattery

Inside I'm Dancing (2004)

Michael is a 24-year-old who has cerebral palsy and long-term resident of the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, run by the formidable Eileen. His life is transformed when the maverick Rory O'Shea moves in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Damien O'Donnell
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Steven Robertson  •  Romola Garai  •  Alan King

Michael is a 24-year-old who has cerebral palsy and long-term resident of the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, run by the formidable Eileen. His life is transformed when the maverick Rory O'Shea moves in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Damien O'Donnell
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Steven Robertson  •  Romola Garai  •  Alan King

Renaissance (2006)

To find Ilona and unlock the secrets of her disappearance, Karas must plunge deep into the parallel worlds of corporate espionage, organized crime and genetic research - where the truth imprisons whoever finds it first and miracles can be bought but at a great price.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Volckman
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Romola Garai  •  Jonathan Pryce

To find Ilona and unlock the secrets of her disappearance, Karas must plunge deep into the parallel worlds of corporate espionage, organized crime and genetic research - where the truth imprisons whoever finds it first and miracles can be bought but at a great price.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Volckman
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Romola Garai  •  Jonathan Pryce

Scoop (2006)

An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Geoff Bell  •  Christopher Fulford

An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Geoff Bell  •  Christopher Fulford

Vanity Fair (2004)

Beautiful, funny, passionate, and calculating, Becky is the orphaned daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl. She yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises and resolves to conquer English society by any means possible. A ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mira Nair
CAST:  Reese Witherspoon  •  James Purefoy  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Romola Garai

Beautiful, funny, passionate, and calculating, Becky is the orphaned daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl. She yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises and resolves to conquer English society by any means possible. A ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mira Nair
CAST:  Reese Witherspoon  •  James Purefoy  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Romola Garai

Amazing Grace (2006)

The true story of William Wilberforce and his courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Along the way, Wilberforce meets intense opposition, but his minister urges him to see the cause through.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Romola Garai  •  Albert Finney  •  Benedict Cumberbatch

The true story of William Wilberforce and his courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Along the way, Wilberforce meets intense opposition, but his minister urges him to see the cause through.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Romola Garai  •  Albert Finney  •  Benedict Cumberbatch

One Day (2011)

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A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Romola Garai

A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Romola Garai

As You Like It (2006)

Witty, playful and utterly magical, the story is a compelling romantic adventure in which Rosalind and Orlando's celebrated courtship is played out against a backdrop of political rivalry, banishment and exile in the Forest of Arden - set in 19th-century Japan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Bryce Dallas Howard  •  Kevin Kline  •  Romola Garai  •  Adrian Lester

Witty, playful and utterly magical, the story is a compelling romantic adventure in which Rosalind and Orlando's celebrated courtship is played out against a backdrop of political rivalry, banishment and exile in the Forest of Arden - set in 19th-century Japan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Bryce Dallas Howard  •  Kevin Kline  •  Romola Garai  •  Adrian Lester

Legacy (2013)

Set in the 1970s London during the height of the Cold War when a young spy discovers the disturbing truth about his father's complex past. Based on Alan Judd's 2001 novel Legacy, the second in the Thoroughgood series after 1981's A Breed Of Heroes (adapted by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pete Travis
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Charlie Cox  •  Andrew Scott  •  Christian McKay

Set in the 1970s London during the height of the Cold War when a young spy discovers the disturbing truth about his father's complex past. Based on Alan Judd's 2001 novel Legacy, the second in the Thoroughgood series after 1981's A Breed Of Heroes (adapted by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pete Travis
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Charlie Cox  •  Andrew Scott  •  Christian McKay

Angel (2007)

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 best seller lists. Her life changes in unexpected ways when she encounters an aristocratic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Ozon
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Sam Neill  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Lucy Russell

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 best seller lists. Her life changes in unexpected ways when she encounters an aristocratic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Ozon
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Sam Neill  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Lucy Russell

The Last of the Blonde Bombshells (2000)

After Elizabeth's husband dies, she begins to play her tenor saxophone again, and remembers when she was 15 and a member of the Blonde Bombshells, an all-girl (with one exception) swing band. Accompanied by the exception and urged on by her grand-daughter, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Ian Holm  •  Joan Sims  •  June Whitfield

After Elizabeth's husband dies, she begins to play her tenor saxophone again, and remembers when she was 15 and a member of the Blonde Bombshells, an all-girl (with one exception) swing band. Accompanied by the exception and urged on by her grand-daughter, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Ian Holm  •  Joan Sims  •  June Whitfield

What You Will (2012)

A behind-the-scenes documentary based on Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Reade
CAST:  Dominic West  •  Romola Garai  •  Zoë Tapper

A behind-the-scenes documentary based on Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Reade
CAST:  Dominic West  •  Romola Garai  •  Zoë Tapper

The Last Days on Mars (2013)

On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claim all the glory, he disobeys orders to pack up and goes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruairi Robinson
CAST:  Liev Schreiber  •  Romola Garai  •  Elias Koteas  •  Olivia Williams

On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claim all the glory, he disobeys orders to pack up and goes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruairi Robinson
CAST:  Liev Schreiber  •  Romola Garai  •  Elias Koteas  •  Olivia Williams

Having You (2013)

Jack has finally managed to propose to his infertile girlfriend when his life is turned upside down by the arrival of an old one-night stand that introduces him to his seven year old son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Hoare
CAST:  Anna Friel  •  Romola Garai  •  Andrew Buchan  •  Isaac Andrews

Jack has finally managed to propose to his infertile girlfriend when his life is turned upside down by the arrival of an old one-night stand that introduces him to his seven year old son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Hoare
CAST:  Anna Friel  •  Romola Garai  •  Andrew Buchan  •  Isaac Andrews

Scrubber (2012)

Jenny, a young mother is looking for escape from her daily routine. After being let down by a babysitter she decides to leave her little girl with a neighbour and walk into the surrounding countryside. Here, whilst waiting by the side of the road, she is picked up ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Romola Garai
CAST:  Amanda Hale  •  Steven Robertson  •  Michelle Duncan  •  Honor Kneafsey

Jenny, a young mother is looking for escape from her daily routine. After being let down by a babysitter she decides to leave her little girl with a neighbour and walk into the surrounding countryside. Here, whilst waiting by the side of the road, she is picked up ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Romola Garai
CAST:  Amanda Hale  •  Steven Robertson  •  Michelle Duncan  •  Honor Kneafsey

Junkhearts (2011)

Frank is an ex-soldier, haunted by a violent past. He lives alone, drowning his nightmares with alcohol. Christine - smart and successful... on the surface, tackles life as a single working mother by immersing herself in drugs, parties and sex. Lynette, a young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tinge Krishnan
CAST:  Eddie Marsan  •  Tom Sturridge  •  Romola Garai  •  Candese Reid

Frank is an ex-soldier, haunted by a violent past. He lives alone, drowning his nightmares with alcohol. Christine - smart and successful... on the surface, tackles life as a single working mother by immersing herself in drugs, parties and sex. Lynette, a young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tinge Krishnan
CAST:  Eddie Marsan  •  Tom Sturridge  •  Romola Garai  •  Candese Reid

The Other Man (2008)

The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Laura Linney  •  Liam Neeson

The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Laura Linney  •  Liam Neeson

Glorious 39 (2009)

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a confident façade in the British countryside until daughter Anne becomes an unexpected pawn. Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Bill Nighy  •  Julie Christie  •  Eddie Redmayne

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a confident façade in the British countryside until daughter Anne becomes an unexpected pawn. Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Bill Nighy  •  Julie Christie  •  Eddie Redmayne

Nicholas Nickleby (2002)

Nicholas Nickleby, a young boy in search of a better life, struggles to save his family and friends from the abusive exploitation of his coldheartedly grasping uncle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Douglas McGrath
CAST:  Charlie Hunnam  •  Nathan Lane  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Christopher Plummer

Nicholas Nickleby, a young boy in search of a better life, struggles to save his family and friends from the abusive exploitation of his coldheartedly grasping uncle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Douglas McGrath
CAST:  Charlie Hunnam  •  Nathan Lane  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Christopher Plummer
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