Geraldine James

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Geraldine James, OBE (born 6 July 1950) is an English actress. Description above from the Wikipedia article Geraldine James, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)

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There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Jude Law  •  Jared Harris  •  Noomi Rapace

There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Jude Law  •  Jared Harris  •  Noomi Rapace

Sherlock Holmes (2009)

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Eccentric consulting detective Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Jude Law  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Mark Strong

Eccentric consulting detective Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Jude Law  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Mark Strong

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

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This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Rooney Mara  •  Robin Wright

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Rooney Mara  •  Robin Wright

Gandhi (1982)

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In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Ben Kingsley  •  Rohini Hattangadi  •  Candice Bergen  •  Roshan Seth

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Ben Kingsley  •  Rohini Hattangadi  •  Candice Bergen  •  Roshan Seth

The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997)

An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it's all part of the act.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Amiel
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Joanne Whalley  •  Alfred Molina

An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it's all part of the act.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Amiel
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Joanne Whalley  •  Alfred Molina

The Tall Guy (1989)

An American actor in England tries to find love and work.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Emma Thompson  •  Rowan Atkinson  •  Geraldine James

An American actor in England tries to find love and work.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Emma Thompson  •  Rowan Atkinson  •  Geraldine James

The Luzhin Defence (2000)

Based upon the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, a chess grandmaster travels to Italy in the 1920s to play in a tournament and falls in love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marleen Gorris
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Emily Watson  •  Geraldine James  •  Stuart Wilson

Based upon the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, a chess grandmaster travels to Italy in the 1920s to play in a tournament and falls in love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marleen Gorris
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Emily Watson  •  Geraldine James  •  Stuart Wilson

Calendar Girls (2003)

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Members of a Yorkshire branch of the Women's Institute cause controversy when they pose nude for a charity calendar.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Julie Walters  •  John Alderton  •  Linda Bassett

Members of a Yorkshire branch of the Women's Institute cause controversy when they pose nude for a charity calendar.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Helen Mirren  •  Julie Walters  •  John Alderton  •  Linda Bassett

Made in Dagenham (2010)

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Sally Hawkins  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Geraldine James

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Sally Hawkins  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Geraldine James

The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989)

Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an evil looking ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Orme
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Stephanie Beacham  •  Emily Hudson  •  Aleks Darowska

Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an evil looking ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Orme
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Stephanie Beacham  •  Emily Hudson  •  Aleks Darowska

Prince of Shadows (1991)

Madrid, 1962. More than twenty years after the civil war has finished, a communist comes back to Spain to kill a traitor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pilar Miró
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Patsy Kensit  •  José Luis Gómez  •  Geraldine James

Madrid, 1962. More than twenty years after the civil war has finished, a communist comes back to Spain to kill a traitor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pilar Miró
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Patsy Kensit  •  José Luis Gómez  •  Geraldine James

Dr. Easy (2013)

Michael is a broken man with a gun. He is surrounded by armed police. A robot with medical training is dispatched to negotiate – but can it save him?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Groves  •  Chris Harding  •  Richard Kenworthy
CAST:  Geraldine James  •  Alex MacQueen  •  Tom Hollander

Michael is a broken man with a gun. He is surrounded by armed police. A robot with medical training is dispatched to negotiate – but can it save him?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Groves  •  Chris Harding  •  Richard Kenworthy
CAST:  Geraldine James  •  Alex MacQueen  •  Tom Hollander

Ocean Voyagers (2007)

Ocean Voyagers explores the familiar themes of motherhood and parenting in a world as unfamiliar as it is breathtaking. Featuring a precocious newborn humpback calf and his enormous 40 ton mother, we are taken on a journey of discovery into their world.  (more)

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CAST:  Geraldine James

Ocean Voyagers explores the familiar themes of motherhood and parenting in a world as unfamiliar as it is breathtaking. Featuring a precocious newborn humpback calf and his enormous 40 ton mother, we are taken on a journey of discovery into their world.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Geraldine James

Legacy (2013)

Set in the 1970s London during the height of the Cold War when a young spy discovers the disturbing truth about his father's complex past. Based on Alan Judd's 2001 novel Legacy, the second in the Thoroughgood series after 1981's A Breed Of Heroes (adapted by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pete Travis
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Charlie Cox  •  Andrew Scott  •  Christian McKay

Set in the 1970s London during the height of the Cold War when a young spy discovers the disturbing truth about his father's complex past. Based on Alan Judd's 2001 novel Legacy, the second in the Thoroughgood series after 1981's A Breed Of Heroes (adapted by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pete Travis
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Charlie Cox  •  Andrew Scott  •  Christian McKay

Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

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Alice Kingsleigh returns to Underland and faces a new adventure in saving the Mad Hatter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter

Alice Kingsleigh returns to Underland and faces a new adventure in saving the Mad Hatter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter

The Farmer's Wife (2012)

As her surroundings are invaded by outsiders, THE FARMER'S WIFE stoically carries out her daily tasks in preparation for what will be her final day on her farm, the only land she has known. Unable to accept this forced future, subconscious memories return that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Francis Lee
CAST:  James Cartwright  •  Geraldine James  •  Alex Kelly  •  Martin Preston

As her surroundings are invaded by outsiders, THE FARMER'S WIFE stoically carries out her daily tasks in preparation for what will be her final day on her farm, the only land she has known. Unable to accept this forced future, subconscious memories return that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Francis Lee
CAST:  James Cartwright  •  Geraldine James  •  Alex Kelly  •  Martin Preston

Diana (2013)

During the last two years of her life, Princess Diana campaigns against the use of land mines and has a secret love affair with a Pakistani heart surgeon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oliver Hirschbiegel
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Naveen Andrews  •  Charles Edwards  •  Douglas Hodge

During the last two years of her life, Princess Diana campaigns against the use of land mines and has a secret love affair with a Pakistani heart surgeon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oliver Hirschbiegel
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Naveen Andrews  •  Charles Edwards  •  Douglas Hodge

Words Upon the Window Pane (1994)

In 1928 Dublin, during séances concerning Jonathan Swift, the spirits of his former lovers, Stella and Vanessa, emerge to resume their ancient quarrel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary McGuckian
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Ian Richardson  •  Jim Sheridan  •  Geraldine James

In 1928 Dublin, during séances concerning Jonathan Swift, the spirits of his former lovers, Stella and Vanessa, emerge to resume their ancient quarrel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary McGuckian
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Ian Richardson  •  Jim Sheridan  •  Geraldine James

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

Taliesin Jones (2002)

Not quite a religious film, not quite a coming-of-age story, not quite a kiddie flick, and not quite a supernatural horror movie, Taliesin Jones's identity crisis nonetheless reveals a sweet examination of one child and his thoughts on God.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Duffy
CAST:  Jonathan Pryce  •  Ian Bannen  •  Griff Rhys Jones  •  Geraldine James

Not quite a religious film, not quite a coming-of-age story, not quite a kiddie flick, and not quite a supernatural horror movie, Taliesin Jones's identity crisis nonetheless reveals a sweet examination of one child and his thoughts on God.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Duffy
CAST:  Jonathan Pryce  •  Ian Bannen  •  Griff Rhys Jones  •  Geraldine James
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