Rebecca Front

Rebecca Front (born 16 May 1964) is a British stage, film and television actress, comedian and writer, best known for playing characters on the comedy show "The Thick of It" as well as the Chief Superintendent Jean Innocent in the television drama series "Lewis".

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Company (1996)

The Donmar Warehouse production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's classic musical, starring Adrian Lester and directed by Sam Mendes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Adrian Lester  •  Rebecca Front  •  Clive Rowe  •  Clare Burt

The Donmar Warehouse production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's classic musical, starring Adrian Lester and directed by Sam Mendes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Adrian Lester  •  Rebecca Front  •  Clive Rowe  •  Clare Burt

Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011)

When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely alliance with Moody Margaret, the infuriating girl next door, and his irritating little brother ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Moore
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Parminder Nagra  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Theo Stevenson

When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely alliance with Moody Margaret, the infuriating girl next door, and his irritating little brother ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Moore
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Parminder Nagra  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Theo Stevenson

Sex Actually (2005)

Colombian Luccio and his girlfriend Angie move into a respectable part of Berkshire, learning that Ron and Helen, the previous owners of their house, died mysteriously. Angie discovers that their neighbours, estate agent Roy and his wife Jane, high court judge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Richardson
CAST:  Sheridan Smith  •  Tamer Hassan  •  Rik Mayall  •  Nigel Planer

Colombian Luccio and his girlfriend Angie move into a respectable part of Berkshire, learning that Ron and Helen, the previous owners of their house, died mysteriously. Angie discovers that their neighbours, estate agent Roy and his wife Jane, high court judge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Richardson
CAST:  Sheridan Smith  •  Tamer Hassan  •  Rik Mayall  •  Nigel Planer

Colour Me Kubrick (2005)

The true story of a man who posed as director Stanley Kubrick during the production of Kubrick's last film, Eyes Wide Shut, despite knowing very little about his work and looking nothing like him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian W. Cook
CAST:  John Malkovich  •  Sam Redford  •  Tom Allen  •  Lynda Baron

The true story of a man who posed as director Stanley Kubrick during the production of Kubrick's last film, Eyes Wide Shut, despite knowing very little about his work and looking nothing like him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian W. Cook
CAST:  John Malkovich  •  Sam Redford  •  Tom Allen  •  Lynda Baron

England, My England (1995)

The story of Henry Purcell.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Palmer
CAST:  Michael Ball  •  Simon Callow  •  Rebecca Front  •  Lucy Speed

The story of Henry Purcell.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Palmer
CAST:  Michael Ball  •  Simon Callow  •  Rebecca Front  •  Lucy Speed

Planet 51 (2009)

When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jorge Blanco
CAST:  Dwayne Johnson  •  Seann William Scott  •  Jessica Biel  •  Justin Long

When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jorge Blanco
CAST:  Dwayne Johnson  •  Seann William Scott  •  Jessica Biel  •  Justin Long

Grimsby (2016)

Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis Leterrier
CAST:  Isla Fisher  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Annabelle Wallis  •  Mark Strong

Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis Leterrier
CAST:  Isla Fisher  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Annabelle Wallis  •  Mark Strong

George Orwell: A Life In Pictures (2003)

Dramatised biography of writer George Orwell.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Durlacher
CAST:  Chris Langham  •  Michael Fenton Stevens  •  Rebecca Front  •  Mary Roscoe

Dramatised biography of writer George Orwell.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Durlacher
CAST:  Chris Langham  •  Michael Fenton Stevens  •  Rebecca Front  •  Mary Roscoe

The Eichmann Show (2015)

The behind-the-scenes true life story of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming enormous obstacles, set out to capture the testimony of one of the war's most notorious Nazis, Adolf Eichmann, who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Andrew Williams
CAST:  Anthony LaPaglia  •  Martin Freeman  •  Rebecca Front  •  Andy Nyman

The behind-the-scenes true life story of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming enormous obstacles, set out to capture the testimony of one of the war's most notorious Nazis, Adolf Eichmann, who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Andrew Williams
CAST:  Anthony LaPaglia  •  Martin Freeman  •  Rebecca Front  •  Andy Nyman

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: The True Story (2011)

This iconic American story was written in 1900 by L Frank Baum, a Chicago businessman, journalist, chicken breeder, actor, boutique owner, Hollywood movie director and lifelong fan of all things innovative and technological. His life spanned an era of remarkable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Macgregor
CAST:  Rebecca Front

This iconic American story was written in 1900 by L Frank Baum, a Chicago businessman, journalist, chicken breeder, actor, boutique owner, Hollywood movie director and lifelong fan of all things innovative and technological. His life spanned an era of remarkable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Macgregor
CAST:  Rebecca Front

You Can Choose Your Friends (2007)

Comedy drama about a family reunion written by and starring Richard Herring. It's Ken and Margaret Snell's 45th wedding anniversary and their children and grandchildren along gather to celebrate. For Ken and Margaret's children, it's a day to revisit childhood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delyth Thomas
CAST:  Anton Rodgers  •  Julia McKenzie  •  Richard Herring  •  Sarah-Jane Potts

Comedy drama about a family reunion written by and starring Richard Herring. It's Ken and Margaret Snell's 45th wedding anniversary and their children and grandchildren along gather to celebrate. For Ken and Margaret's children, it's a day to revisit childhood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delyth Thomas
CAST:  Anton Rodgers  •  Julia McKenzie  •  Richard Herring  •  Sarah-Jane Potts

Alan Partridge: Why, When, Where, How And Whom? (2017)

It has been a quarter of a century since a little-known sports reporter was given his own radio chat show by the BBC. Two radio series, five TV series, four specials, two books and one movie later, Alan Partridge has an unrivalled place in the comedy pantheon. To ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Fraser
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Armando Iannucci  •  Patrick Marber  •  Peter Baynham

It has been a quarter of a century since a little-known sports reporter was given his own radio chat show by the BBC. Two radio series, five TV series, four specials, two books and one movie later, Alan Partridge has an unrivalled place in the comedy pantheon. To ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Fraser
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Armando Iannucci  •  Patrick Marber  •  Peter Baynham

Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)

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Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Josh Duhamel  •  Laura Haddock  •  Anthony Hopkins

Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Josh Duhamel  •  Laura Haddock  •  Anthony Hopkins

British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves (2016)

Documentary celebrating the British sitcom and taking a look at the social and political context from which our favourite sitcoms grew. We enjoy a trip through the comedy archive in the company of the people who made some of the very best British sitcoms. From The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Breid McLoone
CAST:  Rebecca Front  •  Steve Coogan  •  James Corden  •  Hugh Dennis

Documentary celebrating the British sitcom and taking a look at the social and political context from which our favourite sitcoms grew. We enjoy a trip through the comedy archive in the company of the people who made some of the very best British sitcoms. From The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Breid McLoone
CAST:  Rebecca Front  •  Steve Coogan  •  James Corden  •  Hugh Dennis

Down a Dark Hall (2018)

Kit, a troubled girl, is sent to the exclusive Blackwood boarding school, where she discovers that only four other female students have been admitted to learn the four pillars of knowledge under the ominous wing of the mysterious headmistress Madame Duret.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodrigo Cortés
CAST:  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Uma Thurman  •  Isabelle Fuhrman  •  Victoria Moroles

Kit, a troubled girl, is sent to the exclusive Blackwood boarding school, where she discovers that only four other female students have been admitted to learn the four pillars of knowledge under the ominous wing of the mysterious headmistress Madame Duret.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodrigo Cortés
CAST:  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Uma Thurman  •  Isabelle Fuhrman  •  Victoria Moroles

The Aeronauts (2019)

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In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Harper
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Felicity Jones  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Tim McInnerny

In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Harper
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Felicity Jones  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Tim McInnerny

The Gettys: The World's Richest Art Dynasty (2018)

With unique access to the inner world of the Getty family, this documentary unearths the lasting cultural impact of J Paul Getty and the Getty Centre in Los Angeles - the wealthiest art institution in the world.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Rebecca Front  •  D.C. Goode

With unique access to the inner world of the Getty family, this documentary unearths the lasting cultural impact of J Paul Getty and the Getty Centre in Los Angeles - the wealthiest art institution in the world.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Rebecca Front  •  D.C. Goode

Never Mind the Horrocks (1996)

Jane Horrocks showcases her wide-ranging talents as a mimic and comedy performer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Birkin
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Martin Clunes  •  Rebecca Front  •  Mel Giedroyc

Jane Horrocks showcases her wide-ranging talents as a mimic and comedy performer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Birkin
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Martin Clunes  •  Rebecca Front  •  Mel Giedroyc

The Missing Postman (1997)

When Dorset postman Clive Peacock is forced into early retirement, the years ahead look bleak. But on his last day in the job, in a moment of unexpected rebellion he makes a decision that will change his life. As he makes his final collection from the postbox in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Dossor
CAST:  James Bolam  •  Alison Steadman  •  Jim Carter  •  Gwyneth Strong

When Dorset postman Clive Peacock is forced into early retirement, the years ahead look bleak. But on his last day in the job, in a moment of unexpected rebellion he makes a decision that will change his life. As he makes his final collection from the postbox in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Dossor
CAST:  James Bolam  •  Alison Steadman  •  Jim Carter  •  Gwyneth Strong

Fox Wars (2013)

Love them or hate them, there are 33,000 urban foxes roaming Britain's suburbia. For the residents of the Copse in Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire - as for so many other suburbanites - the urban fox provides evenings of enchantment. A cul-de-sac of neighbours ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Rebecca Front

Love them or hate them, there are 33,000 urban foxes roaming Britain's suburbia. For the residents of the Copse in Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire - as for so many other suburbanites - the urban fox provides evenings of enchantment. A cul-de-sac of neighbours ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Rebecca Front
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