Marianne Jean-Baptiste

Marianne Jean-Baptiste (born April 26, 1967) is a British actress and singer of Antiguan and St. Lucian heritage.

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City of Ember (2008)

For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. Now, two teenagers, in a race against ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gil Kenan
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Harry Treadaway  •  Mary Kay Place  •  Bill Murray

For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. Now, two teenagers, in a race against ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gil Kenan
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Harry Treadaway  •  Mary Kay Place  •  Bill Murray

28 Days (2000)

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After getting into a car accident while drunk on the day of her sister's wedding, Gwen Cummings is given a choice between prison or a rehab center. She chooses rehab, but is extremely resistant to taking part in any of the treatment programs they have to offer, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Betty Thomas
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Dominic West  •  Elizabeth Perkins

After getting into a car accident while drunk on the day of her sister's wedding, Gwen Cummings is given a choice between prison or a rehab center. She chooses rehab, but is extremely resistant to taking part in any of the treatment programs they have to offer, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Betty Thomas
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Dominic West  •  Elizabeth Perkins

Secrets & Lies (1996)

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With both her adoptive parents now dead, a black optometrist decides to make contact with her birth mother, but is shocked to find out that she is white.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Timothy Spall  •  Phyllis Logan  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Claire Rushbrook

With both her adoptive parents now dead, a black optometrist decides to make contact with her birth mother, but is shocked to find out that she is white.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  Timothy Spall  •  Phyllis Logan  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Claire Rushbrook

Spy Game (2001)

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On the day of his retirement, a veteran CIA agent learns that his former protégé has been arrested in China, is sentenced to die the next morning in Beijing, and that the CIA is considering letting that happen to avoid an international scandal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Brad Pitt  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Stephen Dillane

On the day of his retirement, a veteran CIA agent learns that his former protégé has been arrested in China, is sentenced to die the next morning in Beijing, and that the CIA is considering letting that happen to avoid an international scandal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Brad Pitt  •  Catherine McCormack  •  Stephen Dillane

The Cell (2000)

A psychotherapist journeys inside a comatose serial killer in the hopes of saving his latest victim.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tarsem Singh
CAST:  Jennifer Lopez  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste

A psychotherapist journeys inside a comatose serial killer in the hopes of saving his latest victim.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tarsem Singh
CAST:  Jennifer Lopez  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste

New Year's Day (2001)

Two 17-year-old boys mark the new year by doing twelve dangerous but exciting tasks set for them by their friends.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Suri Krishnamma
CAST:  Bobby Barry  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Anastasia Hille  •  Jacqueline Bisset

Two 17-year-old boys mark the new year by doing twelve dangerous but exciting tasks set for them by their friends.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Suri Krishnamma
CAST:  Bobby Barry  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Anastasia Hille  •  Jacqueline Bisset

The 24 Hour Woman (1999)

Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Savoca
CAST:  Rosie Perez  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Patti LuPone  •  Melissa Leo

Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Savoca
CAST:  Rosie Perez  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Patti LuPone  •  Melissa Leo

Won't Back Down (2012)

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Jamie Fitzpatrick and Nona Alberts are two women from opposites sides of the social and economic track, but they have one thing in common: a mission to fix their community's broken school and ensure a bright future for their children. The two women refuse to let ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Barnz
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Ving Rhames  •  Lance Reddick

Jamie Fitzpatrick and Nona Alberts are two women from opposites sides of the social and economic track, but they have one thing in common: a mission to fix their community's broken school and ensure a bright future for their children. The two women refuse to let ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Barnz
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Ving Rhames  •  Lance Reddick

The Moment (2013)

Fearing she may be responsible, a mental patient (Jennifer Jason Leigh) tries to unravel the mystery behind her ex-lover's (Martin Henderson) disappearance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jane Weinstock
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Martin Henderson  •  Alia Shawkat  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste

Fearing she may be responsible, a mental patient (Jennifer Jason Leigh) tries to unravel the mystery behind her ex-lover's (Martin Henderson) disappearance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jane Weinstock
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Martin Henderson  •  Alia Shawkat  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste

RoboCop (2014)

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Gary Oldman  •  Michael Keaton  •  Samuel L. Jackson

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Gary Oldman  •  Michael Keaton  •  Samuel L. Jackson

360 (2012)

Inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's classic La Ronde, screenwriter Peter Morgan and director Fernando Meirelles' 360 combines a modern and dynamic roundelay of stories into one, linking characters from different cities and countries in a vivid, suspenseful and deeply ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando Meirelles
CAST:  Rachel Weisz  •  Jude Law  •  Ben Foster  •  Anthony Hopkins

Inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's classic La Ronde, screenwriter Peter Morgan and director Fernando Meirelles' 360 combines a modern and dynamic roundelay of stories into one, linking characters from different cities and countries in a vivid, suspenseful and deeply ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando Meirelles
CAST:  Rachel Weisz  •  Jude Law  •  Ben Foster  •  Anthony Hopkins

Violet & Daisy (2011)

Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Geoffrey Fletcher
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Alexis Bledel  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Danny Trejo

Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Geoffrey Fletcher
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Alexis Bledel  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Danny Trejo

Secrets in the Walls (2010)

A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to a large house in the suburbs, but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Leitch
CAST:  Kay Panabaker  •  Peyton List  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Jeri Ryan

A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to a large house in the suburbs, but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Leitch
CAST:  Kay Panabaker  •  Peyton List  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Jeri Ryan

A Murder of Crows (1999)

After a lawyer gets disbared, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big success. He gets arrested for the true life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rowdy Herrington
CAST:  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Tom Berenger  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Eric Stoltz

After a lawyer gets disbared, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big success. He gets arrested for the true life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rowdy Herrington
CAST:  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Tom Berenger  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Eric Stoltz

The Murder of Stephen Lawrence (1999)

Stephen Lawrence was a black London teenager murdered by white racists in 1993. His parents fought to have the crime properly investigated, culminating in a judicial enquiry into the event itself and also the inadequacies of the ensuing investigation by the London ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Greengrass
CAST:  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Hugh Quarshie  •  Leon Black  •  Ashley Walters

Stephen Lawrence was a black London teenager murdered by white racists in 1993. His parents fought to have the crime properly investigated, culminating in a judicial enquiry into the event itself and also the inadequacies of the ensuing investigation by the London ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Greengrass
CAST:  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Hugh Quarshie  •  Leon Black  •  Ashley Walters

Women in Film (2001)

Three women in Hollywood talk to the camera one summer (with a coda six months later). Sara is a casting director; her soliloquies are addressed to Samson (her blind infant son) and to Holly Hunter. She talks about her husband's refusal to touch their son and her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Wagner
CAST:  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Portia de Rossi  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Camren Tyler Geyen

Three women in Hollywood talk to the camera one summer (with a coda six months later). Sara is a casting director; her soliloquies are addressed to Samson (her blind infant son) and to Holly Hunter. She talks about her husband's refusal to touch their son and her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Wagner
CAST:  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Portia de Rossi  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Camren Tyler Geyen

Jam (2006)

A traffic accident on a rural mountain road becomes a life changing experience for fifteen diverse travelers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig E. Serling
CAST:  Amanda Detmer  •  Elizabeth Bogush  •  Jeffrey Dean Morgan  •  Dan Byrd

A traffic accident on a rural mountain road becomes a life changing experience for fifteen diverse travelers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig E. Serling
CAST:  Amanda Detmer  •  Elizabeth Bogush  •  Jeffrey Dean Morgan  •  Dan Byrd

Takers (2010)

A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings, John Rahway, A.J., and brothers Jake and Jesse Attica successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life of luxury while planning their next job. When Ghost, a former member of their team, is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Luessenhop
CAST:  Chris Brown  •  Hayden Christensen  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Ealy

A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings, John Rahway, A.J., and brothers Jake and Jesse Attica successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life of luxury while planning their next job. When Ghost, a former member of their team, is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Luessenhop
CAST:  Chris Brown  •  Hayden Christensen  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Ealy

Mr. Jealousy (1997)

After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he discovers that her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noah Baumbach
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Chris Eigeman  •  Carlos Jacott

After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he discovers that her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noah Baumbach
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Chris Eigeman  •  Carlos Jacott

London Kills Me (1991)

For want of a nail a shoe was lost, for want of a shoe... a young man's life is almost lost, which is exactly what this film is all about: a man barely twenty who wants desperately to pull out of London's drug world by taking a job as a waiter in a 'normal' ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hanif Kureishi
CAST:  Justin Chadwick  •  Steven Mackintosh  •  Emer McCourt  •  Roshan Seth

For want of a nail a shoe was lost, for want of a shoe... a young man's life is almost lost, which is exactly what this film is all about: a man barely twenty who wants desperately to pull out of London's drug world by taking a job as a waiter in a 'normal' ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hanif Kureishi
CAST:  Justin Chadwick  •  Steven Mackintosh  •  Emer McCourt  •  Roshan Seth
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