Stephen Tompkinson

Brassed Off (1996)

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A Yorkshire coal mine is threatened with closure and the only hope is for the men to enter their Grimley Colliery Brass Band into a national competition. They believe they have no hope until Gloria appears carrying her Flugelhorn. At first mocked for being a woman, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Herman
CAST:  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Tara Fitzgerald  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Stephen Tompkinson

A Yorkshire coal mine is threatened with closure and the only hope is for the men to enter their Grimley Colliery Brass Band into a national competition. They believe they have no hope until Gloria appears carrying her Flugelhorn. At first mocked for being a woman, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Herman
CAST:  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Tara Fitzgerald  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Stephen Tompkinson

And a Nightingale Sang (1989)

Set in working class Newcastle, the Stott family fight their private battles against the backdrop of the conflict of World War II. Helen Stott, over thirty and with a limp, is resigned to being left on the shelf until she meets and falls in love with Norman, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Knights
CAST:  Phyllis Logan  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Tom Watt  •  Joan Plowright

Set in working class Newcastle, the Stott family fight their private battles against the backdrop of the conflict of World War II. Helen Stott, over thirty and with a limp, is resigned to being left on the shelf until she meets and falls in love with Norman, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Knights
CAST:  Phyllis Logan  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Tom Watt  •  Joan Plowright

Hotel Splendide (2000)

The film tells the story of the Blanche family who run a dark and dismal health resort on a remote island which is only accessible by ferry. The spa program consists of feeding the guests seaweed and eel-based meals, then administering liberal colonic irrigation. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Gross
CAST:  Toni Collette  •  Daniel Craig  •  Katrin Cartlidge  •  Stephen Tompkinson

The film tells the story of the Blanche family who run a dark and dismal health resort on a remote island which is only accessible by ferry. The spa program consists of feeding the guests seaweed and eel-based meals, then administering liberal colonic irrigation. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Gross
CAST:  Toni Collette  •  Daniel Craig  •  Katrin Cartlidge  •  Stephen Tompkinson

Lucky Jim (2003)

A rollicking adaptation of Kingsley Amis's first novel, Lucky Jim stars Stephen Tompkinson as Jim Dixon, a luckless lecturer at a provincial British university, trying to make a splash with his pompous boss, Professor Neddy Welch (Robert Hardy). Jim is also trying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robin Sheppard
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Robert Hardy  •  David Ryall  •  Helen McCrory

A rollicking adaptation of Kingsley Amis's first novel, Lucky Jim stars Stephen Tompkinson as Jim Dixon, a luckless lecturer at a provincial British university, trying to make a splash with his pompous boss, Professor Neddy Welch (Robert Hardy). Jim is also trying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robin Sheppard
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Robert Hardy  •  David Ryall  •  Helen McCrory

Harrigan (2013)

Amongst the desperation and fear growing in a crime ridden estate in northern England, one man becomes embroiled into saving what community life exists.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vince Woods
CAST:  Ian Whyte  •  Amy Manson  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Craig Conway

Amongst the desperation and fear growing in a crime ridden estate in northern England, one man becomes embroiled into saving what community life exists.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vince Woods
CAST:  Ian Whyte  •  Amy Manson  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Craig Conway

Marian, Again (2005)

School teacher Chris Bevan is a dutiful husband to his dull wife, Josie, and ingrate daughters. His best friend knows Chris' heart always belonged to Marian, his vibrant, flippant fiancée, who mysteriously disappeared years ago. Suddenly he sees her in a shop and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Drury
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Owen Teale  •  Samantha Beckinsale  •  Kelly Harrison

School teacher Chris Bevan is a dutiful husband to his dull wife, Josie, and ingrate daughters. His best friend knows Chris' heart always belonged to Marian, his vibrant, flippant fiancée, who mysteriously disappeared years ago. Suddenly he sees her in a shop and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Drury
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Owen Teale  •  Samantha Beckinsale  •  Kelly Harrison

The Flint Street Nativity (1999)

With angels crying in the toilets all because of a jealous Angel Gabriel, it could only be the eagerly awaited performance of the Primary school nativity play - this time with a twist! The UK's finest comedy actors take the leading roles as the eight year old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Mortimer
CAST:  Mark Addy  •  Mina Anwar  •  Jane Horrocks  •  Jason Hughes

With angels crying in the toilets all because of a jealous Angel Gabriel, it could only be the eagerly awaited performance of the Primary school nativity play - this time with a twist! The UK's finest comedy actors take the leading roles as the eight year old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Mortimer
CAST:  Mark Addy  •  Mina Anwar  •  Jane Horrocks  •  Jason Hughes

Hector (2015)

Hector has been living on the motorways for years. His once comfortable family life has been replaced by a never-ending tour of service stations that offer him shelter, anonymity, washing facilities and food. The story follows his journey south from Scotland on his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jake Gavin
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Keith Allen  •  Natalie Gavin  •  Sharon Rooney

Hector has been living on the motorways for years. His once comfortable family life has been replaced by a never-ending tour of service stations that offer him shelter, anonymity, washing facilities and food. The story follows his journey south from Scotland on his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jake Gavin
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Keith Allen  •  Natalie Gavin  •  Sharon Rooney

A Dark Reflection (2015)

A journalist digs deep into the world of aviation and discovers some uncomfortable truths. And a conspiracy trail dating back to 1954. But why is no one saying anything?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tristan Loraine
CAST:  Georgina Sutcliffe  •  Rita Ramnani  •  Marina Sirtis  •  Mark Dymond

A journalist digs deep into the world of aviation and discovers some uncomfortable truths. And a conspiracy trail dating back to 1954. But why is no one saying anything?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tristan Loraine
CAST:  Georgina Sutcliffe  •  Rita Ramnani  •  Marina Sirtis  •  Mark Dymond

In Denial of Murder (2004)

Dramatisation of the Stephen Downing case which involved the conviction and imprisonment in 1974 of a 17-year-old council worker, Stephen Downing, for the murder of a 32 year old legal secretary, Wendy Sewell, in the town of Bakewell in the Peak District in central ...  (more)

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CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Jason Watkins  •  Caroline Catz  •  David Troughton

Dramatisation of the Stephen Downing case which involved the conviction and imprisonment in 1974 of a 17-year-old council worker, Stephen Downing, for the murder of a 32 year old legal secretary, Wendy Sewell, in the town of Bakewell in the Peak District in central ...  (more)

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CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Jason Watkins  •  Caroline Catz  •  David Troughton

Staying Up (2002)

Set in 1990 on an Air Force base in the mid-Atlantic. Billy is desperate to listen to his team Middlesborough, play Newcastle United. But Billy's quest for diversion masks an unspoken trauma in his past which he is forced to confront.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Wadding
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Elizabeth Carling  •  Christopher Fulford  •  Johnny Vegas

Set in 1990 on an Air Force base in the mid-Atlantic. Billy is desperate to listen to his team Middlesborough, play Newcastle United. But Billy's quest for diversion masks an unspoken trauma in his past which he is forced to confront.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Wadding
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Elizabeth Carling  •  Christopher Fulford  •  Johnny Vegas

Walk Like a Panther (2018)

A group of 1980s wrestlers are forced to don the lycra once last time when their beloved local pub is threatened with closure.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Cadan
CAST:  Stephen Graham  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Dave Johns  •  Julian Sands

A group of 1980s wrestlers are forced to don the lycra once last time when their beloved local pub is threatened with closure.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Cadan
CAST:  Stephen Graham  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Dave Johns  •  Julian Sands

Eric, Ernie and Me (2017)

For over a decade, an ex-market stall trader from Liverpool called Eddie Braben wrote the scripts that made the nation take Morecambe and Wise to their hearts. But for Braben, it wasn't all sunshine. Beginning in 1969 with the birth of the 'golden triangle' of Eric ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Zeff
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Mark Bonnar  •  Neil Maskell  •  Rufus Jones

For over a decade, an ex-market stall trader from Liverpool called Eddie Braben wrote the scripts that made the nation take Morecambe and Wise to their hearts. But for Braben, it wasn't all sunshine. Beginning in 1969 with the birth of the 'golden triangle' of Eric ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Zeff
CAST:  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Mark Bonnar  •  Neil Maskell  •  Rufus Jones

Torvill & Dean (2018)

Biopic of the British ice dancers and British, European, Olympic and World champions, Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Poppy Lee Friar  •  Will Tudor  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Jo Hartley

Biopic of the British ice dancers and British, European, Olympic and World champions, Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Poppy Lee Friar  •  Will Tudor  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Jo Hartley

The Deep Blue Sea (1994)

Hester Collyer is rescued by a neighbor after attempting suicide in the flat she shares with her young lover, ex-RAF pilot Freddie Page. The neighbors alert her husband, who arrives at the flat only to find her fully recovered...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karel Reisz
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Ian Holm  •  Carmel McSharry  •  Wojciech Pszoniak

Hester Collyer is rescued by a neighbor after attempting suicide in the flat she shares with her young lover, ex-RAF pilot Freddie Page. The neighbors alert her husband, who arrives at the flat only to find her fully recovered...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karel Reisz
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Ian Holm  •  Carmel McSharry  •  Wojciech Pszoniak

A Very Open Prison (1995)

The Home Secretary has his eye on the Prime Minister's job. But an experiment in the way the prisons are run leads to embarrassment - and escaped murderers! The fore runner of Crossing The Floor  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Jenkin
CAST:  Tom Wilkinson  •  Ronald Pickup  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Emily Mortimer

The Home Secretary has his eye on the Prime Minister's job. But an experiment in the way the prisons are run leads to embarrassment - and escaped murderers! The fore runner of Crossing The Floor  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Jenkin
CAST:  Tom Wilkinson  •  Ronald Pickup  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Emily Mortimer

Father Ted: A Christmassy Ted (1996)

Father Ted wins the Golden Cleric for saving a fellow group of priests from an embarrassing situation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Declan Lowney
CAST:  Dermot Morgan  •  Ardal O'Hanlon  •  Frank Kelly  •  Pauline McLynn

Father Ted wins the Golden Cleric for saving a fellow group of priests from an embarrassing situation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Declan Lowney
CAST:  Dermot Morgan  •  Ardal O'Hanlon  •  Frank Kelly  •  Pauline McLynn

The Taming of the Shrew (2005)

A young harridan MP marries a title in order to advance towards her goal of becoming party leader.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Richards
CAST:  Shirley Henderson  •  Rufus Sewell  •  Twiggy  •  Jaime Murray

A young harridan MP marries a title in order to advance towards her goal of becoming party leader.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Richards
CAST:  Shirley Henderson  •  Rufus Sewell  •  Twiggy  •  Jaime Murray

Treacle

Old Blackpool comedian Alfie Duffell allegedly wrote a song called 'Put a Bit of Treacle on my Pudding Mary-Ann', which might have made him famous, had he not sold it years ago, for five pounds. Now it is up to his grandson Stephen to take the song into the eighties.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Ken Goodwin  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Freddie Davies  •  Peter Gunn

Old Blackpool comedian Alfie Duffell allegedly wrote a song called 'Put a Bit of Treacle on my Pudding Mary-Ann', which might have made him famous, had he not sold it years ago, for five pounds. Now it is up to his grandson Stephen to take the song into the eighties.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Ken Goodwin  •  Stephen Tompkinson  •  Freddie Davies  •  Peter Gunn