Matthew Beard

Matthew Beard is a British actor and model.

Chatroom (2010)

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When strangers Jim, Eva, Emily and Mo meet William online in his new 'Chelsea Teens!' chatroom, they're completely seduced by his fast-talking, charismatic character. But beneath the surface lies a much darker truth. William is a dangerous loner, channeling all his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Imogen Poots  •  Matthew Beard  •  Hannah Murray

When strangers Jim, Eva, Emily and Mo meet William online in his new 'Chelsea Teens!' chatroom, they're completely seduced by his fast-talking, charismatic character. But beneath the surface lies a much darker truth. William is a dangerous loner, channeling all his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Imogen Poots  •  Matthew Beard  •  Hannah Murray

One Day (2011)

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A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Romola Garai

A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Romola Garai

The Look of Love (2013)

Paul Raymond builds a porn, entertainment and real estate empire that makes him the wealthiest man in Britain, but drugs doom his beloved daughter, Debbie.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Anna Friel  •  Imogen Poots  •  Tamsin Egerton

Paul Raymond builds a porn, entertainment and real estate empire that makes him the wealthiest man in Britain, but drugs doom his beloved daughter, Debbie.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Anna Friel  •  Imogen Poots  •  Tamsin Egerton

The Imitation Game (2014)

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Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morten Tyldum
CAST:  Benedict Cumberbatch  •  Keira Knightley  •  Mark Strong  •  Rory Kinnear

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morten Tyldum
CAST:  Benedict Cumberbatch  •  Keira Knightley  •  Mark Strong  •  Rory Kinnear

An Angel for May (2002)

When Tom accidentally travels back in time through a fireplace in a ruined farmhouse he meets May, an orphan who needs help. Now that he knows his friends' fate and his own, he will try to reorder the events and change their history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harley Cokeliss
CAST:  Julie Cox  •  Charlotte Wakefield  •  Matthew Beard  •  Matthew McNulty

When Tom accidentally travels back in time through a fireplace in a ruined farmhouse he meets May, an orphan who needs help. Now that he knows his friends' fate and his own, he will try to reorder the events and change their history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harley Cokeliss
CAST:  Julie Cox  •  Charlotte Wakefield  •  Matthew Beard  •  Matthew McNulty

Sons & Lovers (2003)

Filmmaker Stephen Whittaker adapts author D.H. Lawrence's simmering tale of sex, love, and family. In the years leading up to World War I, the problems faced by many families were uncannily similar to the issues that mankind would still be struggling with nearly a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Whittaker
CAST:  Sarah Lancashire  •  Hugo Speer  •  James Murray  •  Rupert Evans

Filmmaker Stephen Whittaker adapts author D.H. Lawrence's simmering tale of sex, love, and family. In the years leading up to World War I, the problems faced by many families were uncannily similar to the issues that mankind would still be struggling with nearly a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Whittaker
CAST:  Sarah Lancashire  •  Hugo Speer  •  James Murray  •  Rupert Evans

An Education (2009)

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Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny is a teen with a bright future; she's smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David, a charming but much older suitor, motors into her life in a shiny automobile, Jenny gets a taste of adult ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Carey Mulligan  •  Olivia Williams  •  Alfred Molina  •  Cara Seymour

Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny is a teen with a bright future; she's smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David, a charming but much older suitor, motors into her life in a shiny automobile, Jenny gets a taste of adult ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Carey Mulligan  •  Olivia Williams  •  Alfred Molina  •  Cara Seymour

When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)

The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Colin Firth  •  Juliet Stevenson  •  Bradley Johnson

The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Colin Firth  •  Juliet Stevenson  •  Bradley Johnson

The Riot Club (2014)

Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Natalie Dormer  •  Freddie Fox  •  Gordon Brown  •  Matthew Beard

Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Natalie Dormer  •  Freddie Fox  •  Gordon Brown  •  Matthew Beard

National Theatre Live: Skylight (2014)

Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan feature in David Hare’s Skylight, directed by Stephen Daldry, broadcast live from London’s West End by National Theatre Live.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robin Lough
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Carey Mulligan  •  Matthew Beard

Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan feature in David Hare’s Skylight, directed by Stephen Daldry, broadcast live from London’s West End by National Theatre Live.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robin Lough
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Carey Mulligan  •  Matthew Beard

Elizabeth Harvest (2018)

The newly married Elizabeth arrives with her new husband, the scientist Henry, at a magnificent house. He tells her that she can do there anything she pleases, except to enter a certain closed room.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sebastián Gutiérrez
CAST:  Abbey Lee  •  Ciarán Hinds  •  Carla Gugino  •  Matthew Beard

The newly married Elizabeth arrives with her new husband, the scientist Henry, at a magnificent house. He tells her that she can do there anything she pleases, except to enter a certain closed room.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sebastián Gutiérrez
CAST:  Abbey Lee  •  Ciarán Hinds  •  Carla Gugino  •  Matthew Beard

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

Carnage: Swallowing the Past (2017)

It's 2067, the UK is vegan, but older generations are suffering the guilt of their carnivorous past. Simon Amstell asks us to forgive them for the horrors of what they swallowed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Amstell
CAST:  Simon Amstell  •  Linda Bassett  •  Martin Freeman  •  Eileen Atkins

It's 2067, the UK is vegan, but older generations are suffering the guilt of their carnivorous past. Simon Amstell asks us to forgive them for the horrors of what they swallowed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Amstell
CAST:  Simon Amstell  •  Linda Bassett  •  Martin Freeman  •  Eileen Atkins

The Pity of War: The Loves and Lives of the War Poets (2016)

The story of the WWI poets Siegfried Sassoon, Wilfred Owen and Robert Graves, using their diaries and letters to tell the inside story of the war in their own words.  (more)

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CAST:  John Hurt  •  Morgan Watkins  •  Matthew Beard  •  Joe Claflin

The story of the WWI poets Siegfried Sassoon, Wilfred Owen and Robert Graves, using their diaries and letters to tell the inside story of the war in their own words.  (more)

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CAST:  John Hurt  •  Morgan Watkins  •  Matthew Beard  •  Joe Claflin

Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)

Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man - Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into action to find the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Kerr
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Jake Lacy  •  Noah Spiers

Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man - Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into action to find the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Kerr
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Jake Lacy  •  Noah Spiers