Julian Jarrold

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Julian Edward Peter Jarrold, born in Norwich, is a BAFTA Award-nominated English film and television director. He is a member of the family which founded Jarrolds of Norwich in 1823 and was educated in Norfolk at Gresham's School, Holt. He now lives in North London. Description above from the Wikipedia article Julian Jarrold, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Kinky Boots (2005)

Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, central England, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Charles has a chance encounter with the flamboyant drag queen cabaret singer Lola and everything ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Joel Edgerton  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Sarah-Jane Potts  •  Nick Frost

Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, central England, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Charles has a chance encounter with the flamboyant drag queen cabaret singer Lola and everything ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Joel Edgerton  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Sarah-Jane Potts  •  Nick Frost

Becoming Jane (2007)

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A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  James McAvoy  •  Julie Walters  •  James Cromwell

A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  James McAvoy  •  Julie Walters  •  James Cromwell

Anonymous Rex (2004)

The dinosaurs didn't go completely extinct when the asteroids hit 65 million years ago. Today, every ten thousandth person in the country is a dinosaur, evolved to be human-sized, wearing sophisticated solid-light holographic disguises to maintain the facade, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Sam Trammell  •  Stephanie Lemelin  •  Tamara Gorski  •  Alan van Sprang

The dinosaurs didn't go completely extinct when the asteroids hit 65 million years ago. Today, every ten thousandth person in the country is a dinosaur, evolved to be human-sized, wearing sophisticated solid-light holographic disguises to maintain the facade, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Sam Trammell  •  Stephanie Lemelin  •  Tamara Gorski  •  Alan van Sprang

Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1974 (2009)

Yorkshire, 1974. Fear, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption are running riot. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit surrounding the police investigation into a series of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  David Morrissey  •  John Henshaw  •  Anthony Flanagan

Yorkshire, 1974. Fear, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption are running riot. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit surrounding the police investigation into a series of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  David Morrissey  •  John Henshaw  •  Anthony Flanagan

Painted Lady (1998)

From the Irish countryside to London to New York and back again, Maggie reenters the world as a countess and shady art dealer. With her panache and charisma, she finds more than an auction, a rekindled interracial love affair, helpful relatives and a painting of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Iain Glen

From the Irish countryside to London to New York and back again, Maggie reenters the world as a countess and shady art dealer. With her panache and charisma, she finds more than an auction, a rekindled interracial love affair, helpful relatives and a painting of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Iain Glen

The Girl (2012)

Director Alfred Hitchcock is revered as one of the greatest creative minds in the history of cinema. Known for his psychological thrillers, Hitchcock’s leading ladies were cool, beautiful and preferably blonde. One such actress was Tippi Hedren, an unknown fashion ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Toby Jones  •  Sienna Miller  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Penelope Wilton

Director Alfred Hitchcock is revered as one of the greatest creative minds in the history of cinema. Known for his psychological thrillers, Hitchcock’s leading ladies were cool, beautiful and preferably blonde. One such actress was Tippi Hedren, an unknown fashion ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Toby Jones  •  Sienna Miller  •  Imelda Staunton  •  Penelope Wilton

Crime and Punishment (2002)

John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  John Simm  •  Ian McDiarmid  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lara Belmont

John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  John Simm  •  Ian McDiarmid  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lara Belmont

Never Never (2000)

John Parlour is a credit agent for a catalogue company preying on the poor, Jo Weller is one of his best customers. After nearly losing his life John reforms his ways and forms a credit union with Jo and his other customers. It isn't long before John's ambitions ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Sophie Okonedo  •  John Simm  •  Claudie Blakley  •  Ruth Sheen

John Parlour is a credit agent for a catalogue company preying on the poor, Jo Weller is one of his best customers. After nearly losing his life John reforms his ways and forms a credit union with Jo and his other customers. It isn't long before John's ambitions ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Sophie Okonedo  •  John Simm  •  Claudie Blakley  •  Ruth Sheen

Worried About the Boy (2010)

In 1980 young George O'Dowd baffles his parents with his love of frocks and make-up and moves into a squat with kindred spirit Peter, who dresses as Marilyn Monroe and calls himself Marilyn. They make a splash at Steve Strange's trendy Blitz Club where George gets ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Douglas Booth  •  Mathew Horne  •  Francis Magee  •  Marc Warren

In 1980 young George O'Dowd baffles his parents with his love of frocks and make-up and moves into a squat with kindred spirit Peter, who dresses as Marilyn Monroe and calls himself Marilyn. They make a splash at Steve Strange's trendy Blitz Club where George gets ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Douglas Booth  •  Mathew Horne  •  Francis Magee  •  Marc Warren

A Royal Night Out (2015)

The re-imagining of VE Day in 1945, when Princess Elizabeth and her sister, Margaret were allowed out from Buckingham Palace for the night to join in the celebrations, and encounter romance and danger.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Sarah Gadon  •  Bel Powley  •  Emily Watson  •  Rupert Everett

The re-imagining of VE Day in 1945, when Princess Elizabeth and her sister, Margaret were allowed out from Buckingham Palace for the night to join in the celebrations, and encounter romance and danger.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Sarah Gadon  •  Bel Powley  •  Emily Watson  •  Rupert Everett

Brideshead Revisited (2008)

Based on Evelyn Waugh's 1945 classic British novel, Brideshead Revisited is a poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Matthew Goode  •  Ben Whishaw  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Emma Thompson

Based on Evelyn Waugh's 1945 classic British novel, Brideshead Revisited is a poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Matthew Goode  •  Ben Whishaw  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Emma Thompson

The Hotel In Amsterdam (2004)

Six London friends, whose lives and work are overshadowed by a demanding film producer, flee the country for a weekend to escape his clutches. Having managed to escape for a rare weekend away from the nameless director's demands, the friends subsequently discover ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Tom Hollander  •  Susannah Harker  •  Olivia Williams  •  Anthony Calf

Six London friends, whose lives and work are overshadowed by a demanding film producer, flee the country for a weekend to escape his clutches. Having managed to escape for a rare weekend away from the nameless director's demands, the friends subsequently discover ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Tom Hollander  •  Susannah Harker  •  Olivia Williams  •  Anthony Calf

White Teeth (2002)

An adaptation of Zadie Smith's bestseller concerning the lives of two families from as far back as the 1800s and India to late 1990s Willesden.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Phil Davis  •  Om Puri  •  Naomie Harris  •  Archie Panjabi

An adaptation of Zadie Smith's bestseller concerning the lives of two families from as far back as the 1800s and India to late 1990s Willesden.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Phil Davis  •  Om Puri  •  Naomie Harris  •  Archie Panjabi

Fighting for Gemma (1993)

When a four year old and other children in same neighborhood develop leukaemia, the parents suspect a nearby factory. Based on real events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Christine Anderson  •  Lorraine Ashbourne  •  Laura Brattan  •  Denise Bryson

When a four year old and other children in same neighborhood develop leukaemia, the parents suspect a nearby factory. Based on real events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Christine Anderson  •  Lorraine Ashbourne  •  Laura Brattan  •  Denise Bryson

Some Kind of Life (1995)

Young housewife Alison tries to care for both her husband, who became brain-damaged after a motorbike accident, and their young child. Her husband's mother and best friend make things even more difficult.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Ray Stevenson  •  Gwen Taylor  •  Andrew Tiernan

Young housewife Alison tries to care for both her husband, who became brain-damaged after a motorbike accident, and their young child. Her husband's mother and best friend make things even more difficult.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Ray Stevenson  •  Gwen Taylor  •  Andrew Tiernan

Great Expectations (1999)

A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor. Imagining that Miss Havisham, a rich lady whose adopted daughter Estella he loves, is the benefactor, Pip believes in a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Justine Waddell  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Laura Aikman

A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor. Imagining that Miss Havisham, a rich lady whose adopted daughter Estella he loves, is the benefactor, Pip believes in a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Justine Waddell  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Laura Aikman

All the King's Men (1999)

Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into battle, were enveloped in a strange mist and never seen again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  David Jason  •  Maggie Smith  •  William Ash  •  Sonya Walger

Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into battle, were enveloped in a strange mist and never seen again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  David Jason  •  Maggie Smith  •  William Ash  •  Sonya Walger

Sulphur and White (2020)

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David is a successful city trader in London who is relentlessly focused on work. Beneath the confident facade, he is trapped by memories of the past and hostile to anyone who dares to help. Flashbacks reveal a childhood in South Africa at the mercy of an inadequate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Mark Stanley  •  Anna Friel  •  Dougray Scott  •  Emily Beecham

David is a successful city trader in London who is relentlessly focused on work. Beneath the confident facade, he is trapped by memories of the past and hostile to anyone who dares to help. Flashbacks reveal a childhood in South Africa at the mercy of an inadequate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Jarrold
CAST:  Mark Stanley  •  Anna Friel  •  Dougray Scott  •  Emily Beecham