Martin Compston

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Martin Compston (born 8 May 1984) is a Scottish actor and former professional footballer. He is perhaps most notable for his role as Liam in Sweet Sixteen, and for his role as Ewan Brodie in Monarch of the Glen. Description above from the Wikipedia article Martin Compston, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Doomsday (2008)

The lethal Reaper virus spreads throughout Britain—infecting millions and killing hundreds of thousands. Authorities brutally and successfully quarantine the country but, three decades later, the virus resurfaces in a major city. An elite group of specialists is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Marshall
CAST:  Rhona Mitra  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Alexander Siddig  •  David O'Hara

The lethal Reaper virus spreads throughout Britain—infecting millions and killing hundreds of thousands. Authorities brutally and successfully quarantine the country but, three decades later, the virus resurfaces in a major city. An elite group of specialists is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Marshall
CAST:  Rhona Mitra  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Alexander Siddig  •  David O'Hara

Sweet Sixteen (2002)

Determined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Annmarie Fulton  •  William Ruane  •  Michelle Abercromby

Determined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Annmarie Fulton  •  William Ruane  •  Michelle Abercromby

Four (2011)

The plan: Kidnap your wife's lover. Take him to a remote warehouse. Hurt him a little. Scare him a lot. Keep your hands clean – hire a detective for the dirty work. Simple? There's no such thing as simple.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Langridge
CAST:  Sean Pertwee  •  Martin Compston  •  Craig Conway  •  George Morris

The plan: Kidnap your wife's lover. Take him to a remote warehouse. Hurt him a little. Scare him a lot. Keep your hands clean – hire a detective for the dirty work. Simple? There's no such thing as simple.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Langridge
CAST:  Sean Pertwee  •  Martin Compston  •  Craig Conway  •  George Morris

The Wee Man (2013)

The true life story of the rise to power of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Burdis
CAST:  John Hannah  •  Martin Compston  •  Patrick Bergin  •  Stephen McCole

The true life story of the rise to power of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Burdis
CAST:  John Hannah  •  Martin Compston  •  Patrick Bergin  •  Stephen McCole

Strippers vs. Werewolves (2012)

Mickey, who happens to be a werewolf and a crime boss, gets all worked up and hairy during a private dance at a strip club. Justice, the dancer, grabs the nearest weapon and lands a fatal blow: her silver fountain pen right through Mickey's wolfed-out eye. This ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Glendening
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Lysette Anthony  •  Barbara Nedeljáková  •  Billy Murray

Mickey, who happens to be a werewolf and a crime boss, gets all worked up and hairy during a private dance at a strip club. Justice, the dancer, grabs the nearest weapon and lands a fatal blow: her silver fountain pen right through Mickey's wolfed-out eye. This ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Glendening
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Lysette Anthony  •  Barbara Nedeljáková  •  Billy Murray

When the Lights Went Out (2012)

Yorkshire, 1974, the Maynard family moves into their dream house. It's a dream that quickly descends into a panic stricken nightmare as the family discovers a horrifying truth, a truth that will make the history books. The house is already occupied by the most ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pat Holden
CAST:  Kate Ashfield  •  Jo Hartley  •  Martin Compston  •  Steven Waddington

Yorkshire, 1974, the Maynard family moves into their dream house. It's a dream that quickly descends into a panic stricken nightmare as the family discovers a horrifying truth, a truth that will make the history books. The house is already occupied by the most ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pat Holden
CAST:  Kate Ashfield  •  Jo Hartley  •  Martin Compston  •  Steven Waddington

Sister (2012)

A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ursula Meier
CAST:  Kacey Mottet Klein  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Martin Compston  •  Gillian Anderson

A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ursula Meier
CAST:  Kacey Mottet Klein  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Martin Compston  •  Gillian Anderson

7lives (2011)

A disgruntled married man called Tom believes that there is a better life for him out there somewhere. On his way home one night he gets attacked and falls into a parallel world where he lives 6 other lives including a Rock-Star, A homeless person and the 'hoody' ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wilkins
CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Martin Compston  •  Nick Brimble

A disgruntled married man called Tom believes that there is a better life for him out there somewhere. On his way home one night he gets attacked and falls into a parallel world where he lives 6 other lives including a Rock-Star, A homeless person and the 'hoody' ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wilkins
CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Martin Compston  •  Nick Brimble

How to Stop Being a Loser (2011)

James is useless with women, but his luck changes under the tutelage of pick-up artist, Ampersand. As James learns the art of seduction he begins to wonder about Ampersand’s intentions and questions what would truly make him happy in life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns
CAST:  Simon Phillips  •  Craig Conway  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Stephanie Leonidas

James is useless with women, but his luck changes under the tutelage of pick-up artist, Ampersand. As James learns the art of seduction he begins to wonder about Ampersand’s intentions and questions what would truly make him happy in life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns
CAST:  Simon Phillips  •  Craig Conway  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Stephanie Leonidas

Ghosted (2011)

‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps him from going under is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Viveiros
CAST:  John Lynch  •  David Schofield  •  Martin Compston  •  Craig Parkinson

‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps him from going under is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Viveiros
CAST:  John Lynch  •  David Schofield  •  Martin Compston  •  Craig Parkinson

Filth (2013)

DarkFunDepressingCrude

A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife and daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon S. Baird
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Imogen Poots  •  Jamie Bell  •  Joanne Froggatt

A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife and daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon S. Baird
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Imogen Poots  •  Jamie Bell  •  Joanne Froggatt

Pimp (2010)

A week in the life of Woody; a Soho pimp, as seen through the eyes of concealed documentary cameras: A week which spirals brutally out of control.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Cavanah
CAST:  Robert Cavanah  •  Danny Dyer  •  Billy Boyd  •  Gemma Chan

A week in the life of Woody; a Soho pimp, as seen through the eyes of concealed documentary cameras: A week which spirals brutally out of control.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Cavanah
CAST:  Robert Cavanah  •  Danny Dyer  •  Billy Boyd  •  Gemma Chan

SoulBoy (2010)

1974. Amidst power cuts, strikes and boot-boy aggro on the football terraces, Joe McCain is bored of a life that's going nowhere. Enter hair-dresser Jane: blonde, beautiful, and moving to the beat of a whole new world of sound, movement and all-nighter dancing at ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shimmy Marcus
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Felicity Jones  •  Alfie Allen  •  Nichola Burley

1974. Amidst power cuts, strikes and boot-boy aggro on the football terraces, Joe McCain is bored of a life that's going nowhere. Enter hair-dresser Jane: blonde, beautiful, and moving to the beat of a whole new world of sound, movement and all-nighter dancing at ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shimmy Marcus
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Felicity Jones  •  Alfie Allen  •  Nichola Burley

Donkeys (2010)

Alfred is 64. He's lost touch with his family and a threat to his health makes him realise he wants to make amends. The more he tries to do right, the more he does wrong, and as his past comes back to haunt him, he is forced to face up to what his life means to him ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morag McKinnon
CAST:  James Cosmo  •  Kate Dickie  •  Martin Compston  •  Brian Pettifer

Alfred is 64. He's lost touch with his family and a threat to his health makes him realise he wants to make amends. The more he tries to do right, the more he does wrong, and as his past comes back to haunt him, he is forced to face up to what his life means to him ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morag McKinnon
CAST:  James Cosmo  •  Kate Dickie  •  Martin Compston  •  Brian Pettifer

The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009)

IntenseViolentDramaticDisturbing

A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J Blakeson
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Martin Compston  •  Eddie Marsan

A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J Blakeson
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Martin Compston  •  Eddie Marsan

Red Mist (2008)

A young doctor in a US hospital administers a powerful and untested cocktail of drugs to a coma victim. But instead of curing him, it triggers a powerful "out-of-body" experience and enables the patient - a depraved and dangerous loner - to inhabit other people's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paddy Breathnach
CAST:  Arielle Kebbel  •  Sarah Carter  •  Stephen Dillane  •  Andrew-Lee Potts

A young doctor in a US hospital administers a powerful and untested cocktail of drugs to a coma victim. But instead of curing him, it triggers a powerful "out-of-body" experience and enables the patient - a depraved and dangerous loner - to inhabit other people's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paddy Breathnach
CAST:  Arielle Kebbel  •  Sarah Carter  •  Stephen Dillane  •  Andrew-Lee Potts

True North (2006)

The crew of a bankrupt Scottish trawler turn to smuggling illegal immigrants over the stormy waters of the North Sea.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Hudson
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Martin Compston  •  Gary Lewis  •  Steven Robertson

The crew of a bankrupt Scottish trawler turn to smuggling illegal immigrants over the stormy waters of the North Sea.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Hudson
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Martin Compston  •  Gary Lewis  •  Steven Robertson

Niceland (Population. 1.000.002) (2004)

Jet lives a joyful life working at a factory with his girlfriend who he's deeply in love with. Shortly after they decide to get married and live together happily ever after her cat, who she has a weird affection for, dies. The girlfriend falls into depression which ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Gary Lewis  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Shauna Macdonald

Jet lives a joyful life working at a factory with his girlfriend who he's deeply in love with. Shortly after they decide to get married and live together happily ever after her cat, who she has a weird affection for, dies. The girlfriend falls into depression which ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
CAST:  Martin Compston  •  Gary Lewis  •  Peter Capaldi  •  Shauna Macdonald

The Damned United (2009)

ClassicFunHeartbreaking

Taking over Leeds United, Brian Clough's abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous manager Don Revie and how ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Michael Sheen  •  Colm Meaney  •  Timothy Spall  •  Jim Broadbent

Taking over Leeds United, Brian Clough's abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous manager Don Revie and how ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Michael Sheen  •  Colm Meaney  •  Timothy Spall  •  Jim Broadbent

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)

Dito Montiel, a successful author, receives a call from his long-suffering mother, asking him to return home and visit his ailing father. Dito recalls his childhood growing up in a violent neighborhood in Queens, N.Y., with friends Antonio, Giuseppe, Nerf and Mike.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dito Montiel
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Melonie Diaz  •  Channing Tatum  •  Chazz Palminteri

Dito Montiel, a successful author, receives a call from his long-suffering mother, asking him to return home and visit his ailing father. Dito recalls his childhood growing up in a violent neighborhood in Queens, N.Y., with friends Antonio, Giuseppe, Nerf and Mike.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dito Montiel
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Melonie Diaz  •  Channing Tatum  •  Chazz Palminteri
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