Amanda Donohoe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Amanda Donohoe (born 29 June 1962) is an English film and television actress best known for her 1980s relationship with popstar Adam Ant and her later work on television — including L.A. Law and Emmerdale — and her roles in successful movies including Liar, Liar.   Description above from the Wikipedia article Amanda Donohoe, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Liar Liar (1997)

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Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his mouth has suddenly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Maura Tierney  •  Justin Cooper  •  Cary Elwes

Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his mouth has suddenly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Maura Tierney  •  Justin Cooper  •  Cary Elwes

One Night Stand (1997)

In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi, and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie, who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat run-ins with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Nastassja Kinski  •  Kyle MacLachlan  •  Ming-Na Wen

In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi, and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie, who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat run-ins with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Nastassja Kinski  •  Kyle MacLachlan  •  Ming-Na Wen

The Madness of King George (1994)

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Aging King George III of England is exhibiting signs of madness, a problem little understood in 1788. As the monarch alternates between bouts of confusion and near-violent outbursts of temper, his hapless doctors attempt the ineffectual cures of the day. Meanwhile, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicholas Hytner
CAST:  Nigel Hawthorne  •  Helen Mirren  •  Ian Holm  •  Rupert Graves

Aging King George III of England is exhibiting signs of madness, a problem little understood in 1788. As the monarch alternates between bouts of confusion and near-violent outbursts of temper, his hapless doctors attempt the ineffectual cures of the day. Meanwhile, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicholas Hytner
CAST:  Nigel Hawthorne  •  Helen Mirren  •  Ian Holm  •  Rupert Graves

Circus (2000)

Bruno, a sadistic criminal, wants clever con man Leo out of the way. Leo and his equally clever wife, Lily, are up to something. So too is Julius: he hires Leo to kill Gloria, Julius's wife. Leo does it, but then Julius shows up with the murder on tape, saying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Walker
CAST:  John Hannah  •  Famke Janssen  •  Peter Stormare  •  Eddie Izzard

Bruno, a sadistic criminal, wants clever con man Leo out of the way. Leo and his equally clever wife, Lily, are up to something. So too is Julius: he hires Leo to kill Gloria, Julius's wife. Leo does it, but then Julius shows up with the murder on tape, saying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Walker
CAST:  John Hannah  •  Famke Janssen  •  Peter Stormare  •  Eddie Izzard

Castaway (1986)

Middle-aged Gerald Kingsland advertises in a London paper for a female companion to spend a year with him on a desert island. The young Lucy Irving takes a chance on contacting him and after a couple of meetings they decide to go ahead. Once on the island things ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicolas Roeg
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Georgina Hale  •  Frances Barber

Middle-aged Gerald Kingsland advertises in a London paper for a female companion to spend a year with him on a desert island. The young Lucy Irving takes a chance on contacting him and after a couple of meetings they decide to go ahead. Once on the island things ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicolas Roeg
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Georgina Hale  •  Frances Barber

Phoenix Blue (2001)

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DIRECTION:  Tony Maylam
CAST:  Matt Bardock  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Christopher Fulford  •  Emily Hamilton

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DIRECTION:  Tony Maylam
CAST:  Matt Bardock  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Christopher Fulford  •  Emily Hamilton

Foreign Body (1986)

Banerjee stars as Ram Das, a jobless Indian man who, tired of life in Calcutta, steals money from his father in order to afford a passage to Britain and while there, falls in love with a white woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Victor Banerjee  •  Warren Mitchell  •  Denis Quilley  •  Amanda Donohoe

Banerjee stars as Ram Das, a jobless Indian man who, tired of life in Calcutta, steals money from his father in order to afford a passage to Britain and while there, falls in love with a white woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Victor Banerjee  •  Warren Mitchell  •  Denis Quilley  •  Amanda Donohoe

Paper Mask (1990)

A lowly hospital orderly impersonates a recently deceased doctor and goes to work in the busy ER of a small hospital where he meets and befriends a nurse who slowly figures out his secret and helps him maintain his charade.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Morahan
CAST:  Paul McGann  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Jimmy Yuill

A lowly hospital orderly impersonates a recently deceased doctor and goes to work in the busy ER of a small hospital where he meets and befriends a nurse who slowly figures out his secret and helps him maintain his charade.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Morahan
CAST:  Paul McGann  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Jimmy Yuill

Dark Obsession (1989)

Hugo Buckton seems to have it all: He is apparently rich and has a beautiful wife and a doting son. In actuality, though, Hugo is having money problems and is paranoid that his wife is cheating on him. After a boozy night at a party, Hugo hits and kills a woman ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Broomfield
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Struan Rodger  •  Douglas Hodge

Hugo Buckton seems to have it all: He is apparently rich and has a beautiful wife and a doting son. In actuality, though, Hugo is having money problems and is paranoid that his wife is cheating on him. After a boozy night at a party, Hugo hits and kills a woman ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Broomfield
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Struan Rodger  •  Douglas Hodge

The Calling (2010)

Joanna - a university student - leaves her course to become a nun.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jan Dunn
CAST:  Emily Beecham  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Susannah York  •  Rita Tushingham

Joanna - a university student - leaves her course to become a nun.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jan Dunn
CAST:  Emily Beecham  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Susannah York  •  Rita Tushingham

The Last Belle (2011)

The Last Belle is an animated short featuring two characters journeying towards a blind date: WALLY, who suffers a nightmarish drunken trip through London as he races against the clock to the rendezvous; and ROSIE, who waits in a bar dreaming of how wonderful her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Boyle
CAST:  Sienna Guillory  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Colin McFarlane

The Last Belle is an animated short featuring two characters journeying towards a blind date: WALLY, who suffers a nightmarish drunken trip through London as he races against the clock to the rendezvous; and ROSIE, who waits in a bar dreaming of how wonderful her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Boyle
CAST:  Sienna Guillory  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Colin McFarlane

Stardust (1998)

A scientist finds his newest invention; a microchip that infuses inanimate objects with human qualities co-opted by the company he works for, which wants to capitalize on his findings. Knowing his creation can be used for evil purposes, he stashes it away, but his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles F. Cirgenski
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Olek Krupa  •  Jared Robbins

A scientist finds his newest invention; a microchip that infuses inanimate objects with human qualities co-opted by the company he works for, which wants to capitalize on his findings. Knowing his creation can be used for evil purposes, he stashes it away, but his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles F. Cirgenski
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Olek Krupa  •  Jared Robbins

The Atlantis Conspiracy (2001)

Lauren Marcus (Amanda Donohoe) reluctantly moves back to New York City and is forced to decide whether she wants to reconnect with the life she abruptly left behind. When a mystery stemming from a suicide draws her in, she and two friends, a young bookie and a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dean Silvers
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Jeremy Davies  •  Bill Sage  •  Paul Calderon

Lauren Marcus (Amanda Donohoe) reluctantly moves back to New York City and is forced to decide whether she wants to reconnect with the life she abruptly left behind. When a mystery stemming from a suicide draws her in, she and two friends, a young bookie and a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dean Silvers
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Jeremy Davies  •  Bill Sage  •  Paul Calderon

The Rainbow (1989)

Ken Russell's rather loose adaptation of the last part of D.H. Lawrence's "The Rainbow" sees impulsive young Ursula coming of age in pastoral England around the time of the Boer War. At school, she is introduced to lovemaking by a bisexual physical education ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Sammi Davis  •  Paul McGann  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Christopher Gable

Ken Russell's rather loose adaptation of the last part of D.H. Lawrence's "The Rainbow" sees impulsive young Ursula coming of age in pastoral England around the time of the Boer War. At school, she is introduced to lovemaking by a bisexual physical education ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Sammi Davis  •  Paul McGann  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Christopher Gable

Glory Glory (2002)

A gang of women wreak vengeance upon the society that failed them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Matthews
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Steven Bauer  •  Paul Johansson  •  Gary Busey

A gang of women wreak vengeance upon the society that failed them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Matthews
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Steven Bauer  •  Paul Johansson  •  Gary Busey

Lucky Day (2002)

Nora Barkin is an aspiring actress who supports herself by working for a courier service. No sooner has Nora's friend and coworker Bill Reagan jubilantly announced that he possesses a lottery ticket worth 13 million dollars than Bill is killed by an unknown ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Penelope Buitenhuis
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Gregor Törzs  •  Karen LeBlanc  •  Tony Lo Bianco

Nora Barkin is an aspiring actress who supports herself by working for a courier service. No sooner has Nora's friend and coworker Bill Reagan jubilantly announced that he possesses a lottery ticket worth 13 million dollars than Bill is killed by an unknown ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Penelope Buitenhuis
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Gregor Törzs  •  Karen LeBlanc  •  Tony Lo Bianco

The Substitute (1993)

A high school substitute English teacher resorts to murder to protect her murderous dark past while seducing a student who begins to suspect her true identity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Donovan
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Natasha Gregson Wagner  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Dalton James

A high school substitute English teacher resorts to murder to protect her murderous dark past while seducing a student who begins to suspect her true identity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Donovan
CAST:  Amanda Donohoe  •  Natasha Gregson Wagner  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Dalton James

A Knight in Camelot (1998)

Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Michael York  •  Paloma Baeza  •  Simon Fenton

Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Michael York  •  Paloma Baeza  •  Simon Fenton

Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008)

The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny Rico, reluctant hero ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Neumeier
CAST:  Casper Van Dien  •  Jolene Blalock  •  Stephen Hogan  •  Amanda Donohoe

The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel/General Johnny Rico, reluctant hero ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Neumeier
CAST:  Casper Van Dien  •  Jolene Blalock  •  Stephen Hogan  •  Amanda Donohoe

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CAST:  Richard Chamberlain  •  Amanda Donohoe  •  Julia Blake  •  Olivia Burnette
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