Jodhi May

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jodhi May (born 8 May 1975) is an English actress. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jodhi May, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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A World Apart (1988)

A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents, and she must piece together what's happening around her when her father disappears one night, barely evading arrest, and, not long after, her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Menges
CAST:  Jodhi May  •  Jeroen Krabbé  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Tim Roth

A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents, and she must piece together what's happening around her when her father disappears one night, barely evading arrest, and, not long after, her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Menges
CAST:  Jodhi May  •  Jeroen Krabbé  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Tim Roth

Land of the Blind (2006)

A soldier recounts his relationship with a famous political prisoner attempting to overthrow their country's authoritarian government.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Edwards
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Tom Hollander  •  Lara Flynn Boyle

A soldier recounts his relationship with a famous political prisoner attempting to overthrow their country's authoritarian government.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Edwards
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Tom Hollander  •  Lara Flynn Boyle

The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

In war-torn Colonial America, in the midst of a bloody battle between British, the French and Native American allies, Cora Munro, the aristocratic daughter of a British Colonel and her party are captured by a group of Huron warriors. Fortunately, a group of three ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Russell Means  •  Eric Schweig

In war-torn Colonial America, in the midst of a bloody battle between British, the French and Native American allies, Cora Munro, the aristocratic daughter of a British Colonel and her party are captured by a group of Huron warriors. Fortunately, a group of three ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Russell Means  •  Eric Schweig

Sister My Sister (1994)

The film is based on a true incident in Le Mans, France in 1933 called the Papin murder case, where two sisters brutally murdered their employer and her daughter. The murder shocked the country, and there was much speculation about the sisters, including ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Meckler
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Joely Richardson  •  Jodhi May  •  Sophie Thursfield

The film is based on a true incident in Le Mans, France in 1933 called the Papin murder case, where two sisters brutally murdered their employer and her daughter. The murder shocked the country, and there was much speculation about the sisters, including ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Meckler
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Joely Richardson  •  Jodhi May  •  Sophie Thursfield

Nightwatching (2007)

An extravagant, exotic and moving look at Rembrandt's romantic and professional life, and the controversy he created by the identification of a murderer in the painting The Night Watch.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Emily Holmes  •  Michael Teigen  •  Christopher Britton

An extravagant, exotic and moving look at Rembrandt's romantic and professional life, and the controversy he created by the identification of a murderer in the painting The Night Watch.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Emily Holmes  •  Michael Teigen  •  Christopher Britton

The Gambler (1997)

Under pressure from his publisher, Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky gets work on his latest piece, 'Rouletenberg'. In the 27 days it takes for him to complete the novel reality and fiction become blurred; in this feverish atmosphere of excess Dostoyevsky's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Károly Makk
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Jodhi May  •  Polly Walker  •  Dominic West

Under pressure from his publisher, Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky gets work on his latest piece, 'Rouletenberg'. In the 27 days it takes for him to complete the novel reality and fiction become blurred; in this feverish atmosphere of excess Dostoyevsky's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Károly Makk
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Jodhi May  •  Polly Walker  •  Dominic West

Warriors (1999)

Thought provokingPowerfulDramaticDepressing

If the conflict in Bosnia has become something of a forgotten war, it's not for the want of trying from the immensely powerful BBC film Warriors, the story of five young soldiers and their harrowing experiences in the region.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Kosminsky
CAST:  Matthew Macfadyen  •  Darren Morfitt  •  Cal Macaninch  •  Ioan Gruffudd

If the conflict in Bosnia has become something of a forgotten war, it's not for the want of trying from the immensely powerful BBC film Warriors, the story of five young soldiers and their harrowing experiences in the region.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Kosminsky
CAST:  Matthew Macfadyen  •  Darren Morfitt  •  Cal Macaninch  •  Ioan Gruffudd

Friends & Crocodiles (2005)

Paul Reynolds is a Gatsby-like figure: owner of a magnificent house, the host of great parties, and a collector of interesting people. He persuades Lizzie Thomas, a secretary at a local estate agent's, to come and work for him as his assistant, to bring some order ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Damian Lewis  •  Jodhi May  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Patrick Malahide

Paul Reynolds is a Gatsby-like figure: owner of a magnificent house, the host of great parties, and a collector of interesting people. He persuades Lizzie Thomas, a secretary at a local estate agent's, to come and work for him as his assistant, to bring some order ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Damian Lewis  •  Jodhi May  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Patrick Malahide

Round About Five (2005)

Desperate to get across London to meet his girlfriend off the Eurostar, a man persuades a pretty bicycle courier to take him on the back of her bike, creating a dilemma he wasn't expecting.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Guard  •  Thomas Guard
CAST:  Lena Headey  •  Martin Freeman  •  Jodhi May  •  Alistair Petrie

Desperate to get across London to meet his girlfriend off the Eurostar, a man persuades a pretty bicycle courier to take him on the back of her bike, creating a dilemma he wasn't expecting.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Guard  •  Thomas Guard
CAST:  Lena Headey  •  Martin Freeman  •  Jodhi May  •  Alistair Petrie

Ginger & Rosa (2012)

DepressingHeartbreakingEmotionalTear-jerker

A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event the comes to redefine their relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sally Potter
CAST:  Elle Fanning  •  Alice Englert  •  Christina Hendricks  •  Alessandro Nivola

A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event the comes to redefine their relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sally Potter
CAST:  Elle Fanning  •  Alice Englert  •  Christina Hendricks  •  Alessandro Nivola

Sleep With Me (2009)

A couple are torn apart when a French woman enters their loves and pulls them into personal a game of lust and obsession.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Jobst
CAST:  Adrian Lester  •  Jodhi May  •  Anamaria Marinca  •  Adam James

A couple are torn apart when a French woman enters their loves and pulls them into personal a game of lust and obsession.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Jobst
CAST:  Adrian Lester  •  Jodhi May  •  Anamaria Marinca  •  Adam James

The Scapegoat (2012)

Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Sturridge
CAST:  Andrew Scott  •  Jodhi May  •  Eileen Atkins  •  Matthew Rhys

Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Sturridge
CAST:  Andrew Scott  •  Jodhi May  •  Eileen Atkins  •  Matthew Rhys

I, Anna (2012)

A noir thriller told from the point of view of a femme fatale, who falls for the detective in charge of a murder case.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barnaby Southcombe
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Eddie Marsan

A noir thriller told from the point of view of a femme fatale, who falls for the detective in charge of a murder case.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barnaby Southcombe
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Eddie Marsan

The Woodlanders (1998)

The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now believes she can find a better husband than her childhood sweetheart, woodsman Giles. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phil Agland
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Emily Woof  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Cal Macaninch

The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now believes she can find a better husband than her childhood sweetheart, woodsman Giles. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phil Agland
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Emily Woof  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Cal Macaninch

The Mayor of Casterbridge (2003)

Adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel. At a country fair, young hay-trusser Michael Henchard quarrels with his wife Susan, and in a drunken fit decides to auction off his wife and baby to a sailor for five guineas. The next day, realising his loss, he swears not to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Thacker
CAST:  Ciarán Hinds  •  Juliet Aubrey  •  Jodhi May  •  James Purefoy

Adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel. At a country fair, young hay-trusser Michael Henchard quarrels with his wife Susan, and in a drunken fit decides to auction off his wife and baby to a sailor for five guineas. The next day, realising his loss, he swears not to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Thacker
CAST:  Ciarán Hinds  •  Juliet Aubrey  •  Jodhi May  •  James Purefoy

The Best Man (2005)

When writer's block derails the literary dreams of Olly Pickering, he has to move in with his friend Murray after losing all his money. Things start to look up when Olly's college pal James asks him to be the best man at his wedding. Prior to the nuptials, Olly is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan Schwartz
CAST:  Stuart Townsend  •  Seth Green  •  Amy Smart  •  Simon Callow

When writer's block derails the literary dreams of Olly Pickering, he has to move in with his friend Murray after losing all his money. Things start to look up when Olly's college pal James asks him to be the best man at his wedding. Prior to the nuptials, Olly is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan Schwartz
CAST:  Stuart Townsend  •  Seth Green  •  Amy Smart  •  Simon Callow

The House of Mirth (2000)

A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Davies
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Eleanor Bron  •  Terry Kinney

A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Davies
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Eleanor Bron  •  Terry Kinney

Flashbacks of a Fool (2008)

An aging Hollywood star, Joe Scott, lives a life of narcissistic hedonism, observed by his laconic personal assistant, Ophelia. The death of his childhood best friend, Boots, takes our protagonist, and the movie, into an extended flashback to a sea-side town in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baillie Walsh
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Harry Eden  •  Miriam Karlin  •  Jodhi May

An aging Hollywood star, Joe Scott, lives a life of narcissistic hedonism, observed by his laconic personal assistant, Ophelia. The death of his childhood best friend, Boots, takes our protagonist, and the movie, into an extended flashback to a sea-side town in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baillie Walsh
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Harry Eden  •  Miriam Karlin  •  Jodhi May

Rembrandt's J'Accuse...! (2008)

J'accuse is an 'essay-istic' documentary in which Greenaway's fierce criticism of today's visual illiteracy is argued by means of a forensic search of Rembrandt's Nightwatch. Greenaway explains the background, the context, the conspiracy, the murder and the motives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Eva Birthistle  •  Jodhi May

J'accuse is an 'essay-istic' documentary in which Greenaway's fierce criticism of today's visual illiteracy is argued by means of a forensic search of Rembrandt's Nightwatch. Greenaway explains the background, the context, the conspiracy, the murder and the motives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Greenaway
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Eva Birthistle  •  Jodhi May

Eminent Domain (1991)

A high-ranking Polish politburo member is banished from the party, and must find out why. Set in 1979 Poland before the Solidarity events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Irvin
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Anne Archer  •  Paul Freeman  •  Anthony Bate

A high-ranking Polish politburo member is banished from the party, and must find out why. Set in 1979 Poland before the Solidarity events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Irvin
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Anne Archer  •  Paul Freeman  •  Anthony Bate
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