Search results for "Clare Higgins"


The Golden Compass (2007) RT 43% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2008

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Weitz
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Daniel Craig  •  Eva Green  •  Ian McShane

Hellraiser (1987) RT 63% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1998

Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Clive Barker
CAST:  Andrew Robinson  •  Clare Higgins  •  Ashley Laurence  •  Sean Chapman

Bigger Than the Sky (2005) RT 13% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jun 2005

After being dumped by his girlfriend, a man stuck in a deadend life decides to audition for a small role in a local community theatre's production of Cyrano de Bergerac. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Al Corley
CAST:  Amy Smart  •  Marcus Thomas  •  Sean Astin  •  John Corbett

Mrs. Palfrey at the Clarmemont (2005)

All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dan Ireland
CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Rupert Friend  •  Zoe Tapper  •  Anna Massey

Stage Beauty (2004) RT 64% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Humble Maria, who outfits top London theater star Ned Kynaston, takes none of the credit for the male actor's success at playing women. And because this is the 17th century, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Derek Hutchinson  •  Mark Letheren  •  Claire Danes  •  Billy Crudup

The Fruit Machine (1988) RT Audience 65%

Eddie and Michael are two 16-year-old gay friends from Liverpool. Berated by his father for his camp behavior, Eddie runs away from his Liverpool home and joins Michael, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Emile Charles  •  Tony Forsyth  •  Louis Emerick  •  Bruce Payne

The Libertine (2004) RT 33% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jul 2006

The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Laurence Dunmore
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Samantha Morton  •  Paul Ritter  •  John Malkovich

Cassandra's Dream (2007) RT 46% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2008

The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go bad and the two become enemies.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Sally Hawkins

Small Faces (1996)

Three teenage brothers, gang-member Bobby, troubled mama's boy Alan and self-assured prankster Lex, reside in a downtrodden section of Glasgow, Scotland, circa 1968. But while ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Iain Robertson  •  Joseph McFadden  •  Steven Duffy  •  Laura Fraser

Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988) RT 50% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most intense sensations of pleasure and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Randel
CAST:  Clare Higgins  •  Ashley Laurence  •  Kenneth Cranham  •  Imogen Boorman




1919 (1985)

Two former patients of Sigmund Freud meet again and discuss their psychiatric treatment 65 years earlier.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Hugh Brody
CAST:  Paul Scofield  •  Maria Schell  •  Frank Finlay  •  Diana Quick

I Give It a Year (2013) RT 54% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2013

After a quick courtship, two lovers hastily decide to tie the knot. As their first year of marriage unfolds, temptation and incompatibility put their relationship in jeopardy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dan Mazer
CAST:  Rafe Spall  •  Rose Byrne  •  Anna Faris  •  Jason Flemyng

A Fantastic Fear of Everything (2012) RT 33% / Audience 35%

Jack is a children's author turned crime novelist whose detailed research into the lives of Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck, persecuted by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Crispian Mills
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Paul Freeman  •  Clare Higgins  •  Amara Karan

Spring 1941 (2007)

After Germany invades Poland and the Nazis order the confinement of all local Jews in the ghetto, medical doctor Artur Planck (Joseph Fiennes) manages to flee with his family, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Uri Barbash
CAST:  Mirosław Baka  •  Joseph Fiennes  •  Clare Higgins  •  Kelly Harrison

Bad Behaviour (1993) RT Audience 25%

The McAllister family house is the setting for Gerry and Ellie's grapples with work, children and how to get the bathroom fixed. Both have reached the stage where reason ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Les Blair
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Sinéad Cusack  •  Phil Daniels  •  Philip Jackson

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Tales of Innocence (1999) RT Audience 54%

June 1918. Indiana Jones is working to get Austrian deserters safely to the allies side in the Italian Alps. In his spare time, he is wooing an Italian beauty named Guiletta. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Bille August  •  Michael Schultz
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Clare Higgins  •  Veronica Logan  •  Jay Underwood

Toast (2010)

An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater's bestselling memoir, 'Toast' is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960's Britain. Nigel's mother was ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • History
DIRECTION:  S.J. Clarkson
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Ken Stott  •  Victoria Hamilton  •  Helena Bonham Carter

B. Monkey (1998) RT 61% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2000

When wistful introvert Alan Furnace meets quick-witted bombshell Beatrice, he has no idea of her secret life as "B. Monkey" -- the top thief-for-hire in London's criminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Radford
CAST:  Asia Argento  •  Jared Harris  •  Rupert Everett  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Fatherland (1994)

Fictional account of what might have happened if Hitler had won the war. It is now the 1960s and Germany's war crimes have so far been kept a secret. Hitler wants to talk ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Peter Vaughan  •  Michael Kitchen