Bob Goody

The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband's restaurant.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Helen Mirren  •  Tim Roth  •  Richard Bohringer

The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband's restaurant.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Helen Mirren  •  Tim Roth  •  Richard Bohringer

Orbit Ever After (2013)

Nigel has fallen in love. But when you live in orbit, aboard a ramshackle space hovel with the most risk-averse family imaginable, it isn't easy to follow your heart - especially when the girl of your dreams is spinning around earth the wrong way!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jamie Magnus Stone
CAST:  Thomas Brodie-Sangster  •  Mackenzie Crook  •  Bronagh Gallagher  •  Bob Goody

Nigel has fallen in love. But when you live in orbit, aboard a ramshackle space hovel with the most risk-averse family imaginable, it isn't easy to follow your heart - especially when the girl of your dreams is spinning around earth the wrong way!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jamie Magnus Stone
CAST:  Thomas Brodie-Sangster  •  Mackenzie Crook  •  Bronagh Gallagher  •  Bob Goody

Skyborn (2012)

In the distant future, the world is blanketed in a dense man-made fog. We begin our story with possibly the last two humans alive - a father GIDEON and son BLUE. A lonely duo, essentially blind to the world around them, locked in a daily struggle to survive. But ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jamie Magnus Stone
CAST:  Louis Mertens  •  Bob Goody  •  Perry Millward

In the distant future, the world is blanketed in a dense man-made fog. We begin our story with possibly the last two humans alive - a father GIDEON and son BLUE. A lonely duo, essentially blind to the world around them, locked in a daily struggle to survive. But ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jamie Magnus Stone
CAST:  Louis Mertens  •  Bob Goody  •  Perry Millward

The Great Ghost Rescue (2011)

Young Humphrey is a ghost with a big problem. He and his family, the Craggyfords, have been ousted from their home and left without a place to haunt. As they search for new haunting grounds they soon discover that they are not alone. Ghosts from all over the world ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yann Samuell
CAST:  Jason Isaacs  •  Georgia Groome  •  Toby Hall  •  Otto Farrant

Young Humphrey is a ghost with a big problem. He and his family, the Craggyfords, have been ousted from their home and left without a place to haunt. As they search for new haunting grounds they soon discover that they are not alone. Ghosts from all over the world ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yann Samuell
CAST:  Jason Isaacs  •  Georgia Groome  •  Toby Hall  •  Otto Farrant

Those Glory Glory Days (1983)

Girls growing up in 1960-61 London develop a passion for Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, the first British team in the 20th century to win the English league and FA Cup "double". Twenty years later, one of the girls tracks down players of the '60-'61 Spurs for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Zoë Nathenson  •  Sara Sugarman  •  Cathy Murphy  •  Liz Campion

Girls growing up in 1960-61 London develop a passion for Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, the first British team in the 20th century to win the English league and FA Cup "double". Twenty years later, one of the girls tracks down players of the '60-'61 Spurs for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Zoë Nathenson  •  Sara Sugarman  •  Cathy Murphy  •  Liz Campion

Lighthouse (2000)

A prison ship on its way to a remote island prison runs aground on rocks and sinks. Mixed survivors of cons and prison guards struggle ashore, only to discover to their horror that another survivor got there first - the murderous & psychotic Leo Rook. Stranded, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Hunter
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Rachel Shelley  •  Christopher Adamson  •  Paul Brooke

A prison ship on its way to a remote island prison runs aground on rocks and sinks. Mixed survivors of cons and prison guards struggle ashore, only to discover to their horror that another survivor got there first - the murderous & psychotic Leo Rook. Stranded, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Hunter
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Rachel Shelley  •  Christopher Adamson  •  Paul Brooke

The Thief Lord (2006)

A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic leader, the Thief ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Claus
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Jasper Harris  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Alice Connor

A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic leader, the Thief ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Claus
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Jasper Harris  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Alice Connor

Mr. Turner (2014)

Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Timothy Spall  •  Roger Ashton-Griffiths  •  Jamie Thomas King  •  Lesley Manville

Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Timothy Spall  •  Roger Ashton-Griffiths  •  Jamie Thomas King  •  Lesley Manville

Back to the Garden (2014)

It is a year since the death of an inspirational theatre director and teacher, and his widow is struggling to come to terms with her loss. A group of close friends, many of whom are or were actors, come to spend the weekend with her to offer their support and to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Sanders
CAST:  Emma Garden  •  Bob Goody  •  Anna Mottram  •  Tanya Myers

It is a year since the death of an inspirational theatre director and teacher, and his widow is struggling to come to terms with her loss. A group of close friends, many of whom are or were actors, come to spend the weekend with her to offer their support and to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Sanders
CAST:  Emma Garden  •  Bob Goody  •  Anna Mottram  •  Tanya Myers

Late September (2012)

Late September takes place over a 24-hour period, in a beautiful Kent house and garden, and follows the course and aftermath of a birthday celebration organised by a middle-aged woman for her husband to whom she has been married for nearly 40 years. As the day and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Sanders
CAST:  Anna Mottram  •  Richard Vanstone  •  Bob Goody  •  Charlotte Palmer

Late September takes place over a 24-hour period, in a beautiful Kent house and garden, and follows the course and aftermath of a birthday celebration organised by a middle-aged woman for her husband to whom she has been married for nearly 40 years. As the day and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Sanders
CAST:  Anna Mottram  •  Richard Vanstone  •  Bob Goody  •  Charlotte Palmer

The Last Dragonslayer (2016)

In a fantasy world where magic is being superceded by technology, an orphaned teen discovers her destiny to become a dragonslayer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jamie Magnus Stone
CAST:  Ellise Chappell  •  Andrew Buchan  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Adeel Akhtar

In a fantasy world where magic is being superceded by technology, an orphaned teen discovers her destiny to become a dragonslayer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jamie Magnus Stone
CAST:  Ellise Chappell  •  Andrew Buchan  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Adeel Akhtar

Peterloo (2018)

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most notorious episodes in British history. The massacre saw British ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Maxine Peake  •  Pearce Quigley  •  Rory Kinnear  •  David Moorst

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most notorious episodes in British history. The massacre saw British ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Maxine Peake  •  Pearce Quigley  •  Rory Kinnear  •  David Moorst

Mel Smith: I've Done Some Things (2013)

A tribute to British comedian Mel Smith, who died in July 2013, aged 60, featuring home video footage, rare archive material and many classic sketches. Far more than a comic actor, Smith also wrote and edited a host of celebrated TV comedies in the 1980s and 90s. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Archie Powell
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Rebecca Front  •  Griff Rhys Jones  •  John Lloyd

A tribute to British comedian Mel Smith, who died in July 2013, aged 60, featuring home video footage, rare archive material and many classic sketches. Far more than a comic actor, Smith also wrote and edited a host of celebrated TV comedies in the 1980s and 90s. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Archie Powell
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Rebecca Front  •  Griff Rhys Jones  •  John Lloyd

23 Walks (2020)

A gentle, sweet, funny, romantic story of love in later life. Following a couple in their sixties, Dave and Fern who get to know one another over the course of 23 dog walks. Set against the dramatic background of the changing seasons of one year.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Morrison
CAST:  Dave Johns  •  Alison Steadman  •  Graham Turner  •  Graham Cole

A gentle, sweet, funny, romantic story of love in later life. Following a couple in their sixties, Dave and Fern who get to know one another over the course of 23 dog walks. Set against the dramatic background of the changing seasons of one year.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Morrison
CAST:  Dave Johns  •  Alison Steadman  •  Graham Turner  •  Graham Cole