Paul Higgins

Bedrooms and Hallways (1998)

At the suggestion of a straight friend, gay man Leo joins a men’s group, where he causes some upsets by declaring his attraction to one of its members.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rose Troche
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Harriet Walter  •  Jennifer Ehle  •  Kevin McKidd

At the suggestion of a straight friend, gay man Leo joins a men’s group, where he causes some upsets by declaring his attraction to one of its members.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rose Troche
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Harriet Walter  •  Jennifer Ehle  •  Kevin McKidd

Being Human (1994)

One man must learn the meaning of courage across four lifetimes centuries apart.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Forsyth
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Maudie Johnson  •  Max Johnson  •  Robert Carlyle

One man must learn the meaning of courage across four lifetimes centuries apart.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Forsyth
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Maudie Johnson  •  Max Johnson  •  Robert Carlyle

Complicity (2000)

Local journalist, Cameron Colley writes articles that are idealistic, from the viewpoint of the underdog. A twisted serial killer seems to have some motives. His brutal murders are also committed on behalf of the underdog. The stories begin to merge and Cameron ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Jonny Lee Miller  •  Brian Cox  •  Keeley Hawes  •  Paul Higgins

Local journalist, Cameron Colley writes articles that are idealistic, from the viewpoint of the underdog. A twisted serial killer seems to have some motives. His brutal murders are also committed on behalf of the underdog. The stories begin to merge and Cameron ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Jonny Lee Miller  •  Brian Cox  •  Keeley Hawes  •  Paul Higgins

Birthday Girl (2002)

A woman decides to celebrate her recovery from leukaemia by throwing a party. But before the big night, she discovers that the illness has returned. She decides to postpone telling everyone until the aprty is over, but during the evening she discovers that she is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morag Fullarton
CAST:  Sarah Lancashire  •  Emma Fielding  •  Mina Anwar  •  Julia Ford

A woman decides to celebrate her recovery from leukaemia by throwing a party. But before the big night, she discovers that the illness has returned. She decides to postpone telling everyone until the aprty is over, but during the evening she discovers that she is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morag Fullarton
CAST:  Sarah Lancashire  •  Emma Fielding  •  Mina Anwar  •  Julia Ford

Tumbledown (1988)

The film centres on the experiences of Robert Lawrence MC (played by Colin Firth), an officer of the Scots Guards during the Falklands War of 1982. While fighting at the Battle of Mount Tumbledown, Lawrence is shot in the head by an Argentine sniper, and left ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Paul Rhys  •  David Calder  •  Barbara Leigh-Hunt

The film centres on the experiences of Robert Lawrence MC (played by Colin Firth), an officer of the Scots Guards during the Falklands War of 1982. While fighting at the Battle of Mount Tumbledown, Lawrence is shot in the head by an Argentine sniper, and left ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Paul Rhys  •  David Calder  •  Barbara Leigh-Hunt

Murder (2002)

Chris Maurer is killed the day after his 21st birthday and his grieving mother, Angela Maurer, is unable to come to grips with that fact. She is taken advantage of by a self-interested journalist who only cares about getting a front-page story and she is completely ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Beeban Kidron
CAST:  Jason Done  •  Julie Walters  •  Robert Glenister  •  David Morrissey

Chris Maurer is killed the day after his 21st birthday and his grieving mother, Angela Maurer, is unable to come to grips with that fact. She is taken advantage of by a self-interested journalist who only cares about getting a front-page story and she is completely ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Beeban Kidron
CAST:  Jason Done  •  Julie Walters  •  Robert Glenister  •  David Morrissey

In the Loop (2009)

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The US President and the UK Prime Minister are planning on launching a war in the Middle East, but—behind the scenes—government officials and advisers are either promoting the war or are trying to prevent it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Tom Hollander  •  Gina McKee  •  James Gandolfini

The US President and the UK Prime Minister are planning on launching a war in the Middle East, but—behind the scenes—government officials and advisers are either promoting the war or are trying to prevent it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Tom Hollander  •  Gina McKee  •  James Gandolfini

Red Road (2006)

Jackie is a CCTV operator. Each day, she watches over a small part of the world, protecting the people living their lives under her gaze. One day, a man shows his face on her monitor, a man she thought she would never see again, a man she hoped never to see again. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrea Arnold
CAST:  Kate Dickie  •  Tony Curran  •  Martin Compston  •  Natalie Press

Jackie is a CCTV operator. Each day, she watches over a small part of the world, protecting the people living their lives under her gaze. One day, a man shows his face on her monitor, a man she thought she would never see again, a man she hoped never to see again. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrea Arnold
CAST:  Kate Dickie  •  Tony Curran  •  Martin Compston  •  Natalie Press

Couple in a Hole (2016)

A middle-aged couple who have renounced civilization to live in a cave in the woods are befriended by a local farmer with mysterious ulterior motives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Geens
CAST:  Kate Dickie  •  Jérôme Kircher  •  Corinne Masiero  •  Paul Higgins

A middle-aged couple who have renounced civilization to live in a cave in the woods are befriended by a local farmer with mysterious ulterior motives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Geens
CAST:  Kate Dickie  •  Jérôme Kircher  •  Corinne Masiero  •  Paul Higgins

The Rise of the Nutters (2007)

With Hugh in Australia and Glenn in Wales, Ollie is left in charge, feeding policies to junior minister Ben Swain. He is one of the 'Nutters', the group keen to take power when the P.M. resigns and keen to make a name for himself - which he does in the wrong sense ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Chris Addison  •  Joanna Scanlan  •  James Smith

With Hugh in Australia and Glenn in Wales, Ollie is left in charge, feeding policies to junior minister Ben Swain. He is one of the 'Nutters', the group keen to take power when the P.M. resigns and keen to make a name for himself - which he does in the wrong sense ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Chris Addison  •  Joanna Scanlan  •  James Smith

The Party's Just Beginning (2018)

In a bleak Inverness midwinter, Luisaidh is careening off the rails after the suicide of her best friend. She medicates her misery with joyless sex, chips and a belief in the power of positive drinking. Surrounded by bittersweet memories, she struggles to find ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Gillan
CAST:  Karen Gillan  •  Lee Pace  •  Matthew Beard  •  Paul Higgins

In a bleak Inverness midwinter, Luisaidh is careening off the rails after the suicide of her best friend. She medicates her misery with joyless sex, chips and a belief in the power of positive drinking. Surrounded by bittersweet memories, she struggles to find ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Gillan
CAST:  Karen Gillan  •  Lee Pace  •  Matthew Beard  •  Paul Higgins

Victoria & Abdul (2017)

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Ali Fazal  •  Tim Pigott-Smith  •  Eddie Izzard

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Ali Fazal  •  Tim Pigott-Smith  •  Eddie Izzard

Apostle (2018)

In 1905, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gareth Evans
CAST:  Dan Stevens  •  Michael Sheen  •  Lucy Boynton  •  Bill Milner

In 1905, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gareth Evans
CAST:  Dan Stevens  •  Michael Sheen  •  Lucy Boynton  •  Bill Milner

Greed (2020)

A retail billionaire's 60th birthday party is celebrated in an exclusive hotel on the Greek island of Mykonos.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Asa Butterfield  •  Isla Fisher  •  Sophie Cookson

A retail billionaire's 60th birthday party is celebrated in an exclusive hotel on the Greek island of Mykonos.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Asa Butterfield  •  Isla Fisher  •  Sophie Cookson

A Wholly Healthy Glasgow (1988)

A fresh-faced gym instructor, Murdo Caldwell, threatens the cosy lifestyle established in the seedy Adonis Health Club in Glasgow, where, up until now, sex ‘n’ sleaze have been the order of the day. Charley and Donald, who have established a comfortable living at ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Wilson
CAST:  Gerard Kelly  •  Paul Higgins  •  Tom Watson  •  Tony Betts

A fresh-faced gym instructor, Murdo Caldwell, threatens the cosy lifestyle established in the seedy Adonis Health Club in Glasgow, where, up until now, sex ‘n’ sleaze have been the order of the day. Charley and Donald, who have established a comfortable living at ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Wilson
CAST:  Gerard Kelly  •  Paul Higgins  •  Tom Watson  •  Tony Betts

Low Winter Sun (2006)

Frank Agnew is a police detective who kills for revenge and naively believes he's engineered the perfect crime.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adrian Shergold
CAST:  Mark Strong  •  Brian McCardie  •  Paul Higgins  •  Burn Gorman

Frank Agnew is a police detective who kills for revenge and naively believes he's engineered the perfect crime.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adrian Shergold
CAST:  Mark Strong  •  Brian McCardie  •  Paul Higgins  •  Burn Gorman

Shell (2007)

A roadside movie about a teenage girl who feels trapped by her life in a remote petrol station in the Scottish Highlands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Graham
CAST:  Lorna Craig  •  Paul Higgins  •  Alexander Morton  •  Mark Wood

A roadside movie about a teenage girl who feels trapped by her life in a remote petrol station in the Scottish Highlands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Graham
CAST:  Lorna Craig  •  Paul Higgins  •  Alexander Morton  •  Mark Wood

New Town (2009)

Starry architects Purves and Pekkala are offered the chance to redesign a Georgian church, but when the head of Scottish Heritage falls from the church tower in a mysterious accident, it becomes a question of whether he fell or was pushed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Annie Griffin
CAST:  Daniela Nardini  •  Mark Gatiss  •  Max Bremer  •  Paul Higgins

Starry architects Purves and Pekkala are offered the chance to redesign a Georgian church, but when the head of Scottish Heritage falls from the church tower in a mysterious accident, it becomes a question of whether he fell or was pushed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Annie Griffin
CAST:  Daniela Nardini  •  Mark Gatiss  •  Max Bremer  •  Paul Higgins

Lawless (2013)

From the cells in the basement to the judge's chambers, Lawless offers a backstage pass to the inner workings of a modern court. Suranne Jones stars as a brand new judge battling to keep her head above the water in the murky depths of the justice system.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Jones
CAST:  Suranne Jones  •  Lindsay Duncan  •  Malachi Kirby  •  Chris Coghill

From the cells in the basement to the judge's chambers, Lawless offers a backstage pass to the inner workings of a modern court. Suranne Jones stars as a brand new judge battling to keep her head above the water in the murky depths of the justice system.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Jones
CAST:  Suranne Jones  •  Lindsay Duncan  •  Malachi Kirby  •  Chris Coghill

Spinners And Losers (2007)

Peter Mannion's speech on immigration, leaking the PM's policy, did not have the effect Tucker desired and now the PM is resigning, leaving the way clear for the Nutters and their leader Tom. Ollie has been promised a job by young Nutter Ben Swain, Tucker's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Chris Addison  •  James Smith  •  Joanna Scanlan

Peter Mannion's speech on immigration, leaking the PM's policy, did not have the effect Tucker desired and now the PM is resigning, leaving the way clear for the Nutters and their leader Tom. Ollie has been promised a job by young Nutter Ben Swain, Tucker's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Chris Addison  •  James Smith  •  Joanna Scanlan