Search results for "Anne-Marie Duff"

Enigma (2001) RT 72% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A romantic thriller based around the World War 2 project to crack the codes behind the Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages sent to their submarines.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Dougray Scott  •  Kate Winslet  •  Saffron Burrows  •  Jeremy Northam

The Magdalene Sisters (2002) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Four women are given into the custody of the Magdalene sisterhood asylum to correct their sinful behavior: Crispina and Rose have given birth to a premarital child, Margaret ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Mullan
CAST:  Anne-Marie Duff  •  Nora-Jane Noone  •  Eileen Walsh  •  Mary Murray

The History of Mr Polly (2007)

When Alfred Polly fails to find fulfilment as a shop keeper, he leaves his wife and sets out on the open road to see where freedom leads.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Lee Evans  •  Anne-Marie Duff  •  Richard Coyle  •  Richard Elfyn

Before I Go to Sleep (2014) RT 36% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rowan Joffe
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Colin Firth  •  Mark Strong  •  Anne-Marie Duff

Molly Moon: The Incredible Hypnotist (2015)

An orphan who practices hypnosis faces off against a bank robber who wants her book on the art form.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Christopher N. Rowley
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Dominic Monaghan  •  Raffey Cassidy  •  Joan Collins

Closed Circuit (2013) RT 43% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jan 2014

A terrorist attack in London results in the capture of suspect Farroukh Erdogan (Denis Moschitto). The attorney general appoints Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) as special ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Crowley
CAST:  Eric Bana  •  Rebecca Hall  •  Ciarán Hinds  •  Jim Broadbent

Margot (2009) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Jun 2006

At the age of forty Dame Margot Fonteyn is considered to be past her best as a prima ballerina and Ninette de Valois is reducing her roles at the Royal Ballet. Then the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otto Bathurst
CAST:  Penelope Wilton  •  Michiel Huisman  •  Lindsay Duncan  •  Con O'Neill

The Waiting Room (2007) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 2010

Two complete strangers, ANNA and STEPHEN, are brought together by chance by an elderly man who waits for his wife on a station platform. Their fateful meeting acts as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Goldby
CAST:  Anne-Marie Duff  •  Frank Finlay  •  Rupert Graves  •  Adrian Bower

French Film (2008) RT 50% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Sep 2010

Jed prepares to interview French cineaste and self-appointed expert on the nature of love - Thierry Grimandi. The worldly and somewhat jaded Jed is dead-set on dismissing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jackie Oudney
CAST:  Eric Cantona  •  Hugh Bonneville  •  Adrian Annis  •  Anne-Marie Duff

Nowhere Boy (2009) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jan 2011

The drama tells the story of Lennon's teenage years and the start of his journey to becoming a successful musician. The story also examines the impact on his early life and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Taylor-Johnson
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Kristin Scott Thomas  •  David Morrissey  •  David Threlfall

Born Equal (2006) RT Audience 61%

Four characters living in one neighborhood in London - all living dramatically different lives, all of them on the edge - see their stories unfold.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dominic Savage
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Colin Firth  •  Anne-Marie Duff  •  David Oyelowo

Is Anybody There? (2009) RT 65% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Nov 2009

A young boy who lives in an old folks' home strikes up a friendship with a retired magician.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Crowley
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Bill Milner  •  David Morrissey  •  Anne-Marie Duff

The Last Station (2009) RT 71% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2010

A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things. The Countess ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Helen Mirren  •  Paul Giamatti

Garage (2007)

A tragicomedy set in the world of gas stations in rural Ireland, where over-diligent employee of the garage searches for intimacy during the course of a life-changing summer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lenny Abrahamson
CAST:  Anne-Marie Duff  •  Pat Shortt  •  John Keogh  •  Conor Ryan

Notes on a Scandal (2006) RT 87% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Apr 2007

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Bill Nighy  •  Juno Temple

Suffragette (2015) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2016

Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sarah Gavron
CAST:  Carey Mulligan  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Meryl Streep  •  Ben Whishaw

Shakespeare Live! From the RSC (2016)

From the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, David Tennant, Catherine Tate and guests mark the life of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of the playwright's death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory Doran  •  Bridget Caldwell  •  Robin Mason  •  Tim Taggart
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Catherine Tate  •  Judi Dench  •  Benedict Cumberbatch

Sinners (2002)

Set in the ultra conservative Ireland of the 60s, Catholic Theresa are in trouble in a country where women are punished if they become pregnant out of wedlock.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aisling Walsh
CAST:  Karen Ardiff  •  John Boland  •  Ruth Bradley  •  Anne-Marie Duff