Search results for "David Walliams"


Shaun of the Dead (2004) RT 92% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lucy Davis

A Cock and Bull Story (2005)

Steve Coogan, an arrogant actor with low self-esteem and a complicated love life, is playing the eponymous role in an adaptation of "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Rob Brydon  •  Keeley Hawes  •  Shirley Henderson

Stardust (2007) RT 76% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 2007

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Matthew Vaughn
CAST:  Charlie Cox  •  Claire Danes  •  Robert De Niro  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008) RT 67% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Dec 2008

One year after their incredible adventures in the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Adamson
CAST:  Ben Barnes  •  William Moseley  •  Anna Popplewell  •  Skandar Keynes

Plunkett & Macleane (1999) RT 25% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2001

Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jake Scott
CAST:  Jonny Lee Miller  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Liv Tyler  •  Ken Stott

Room on the Broom (2012) RT Audience 81%

Animated film based on the wonderful children's picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler. The story of a kind witch who invites a surprising ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Max Lang  •  Jan Lachauer
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Sally Hawkins  •  Rob Brydon

The Look of Love (2013) RT 54% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Oct 2013

Paul Raymond builds a porn, entertainment and real estate empire that makes him the wealthiest man in Britain, but drugs doom his beloved daughter, Debbie.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Anna Friel  •  Imogen Poots  •  Tamsin Egerton

Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013) RT 8% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2014

A heart-warming tale about friendship, honour & courage, which sees a young boy become a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation
DIRECTION:  Manuel Sicilia
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Mark Strong

Mr Stink (2012)

This family comedy based on David Walliam's best-selling book tells the story of Chloe, who sees Mr. Stink every day, but has never spoken to him. Before she knows it, Chloe ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Declan Lowney
CAST:  Hugh Bonneville  •  Steve Pemberton  •  Isabella Blake-Thomas  •  Harish Patel

Great Expectations (2012) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Miss Havisham, a wealthy spinster who wears an old wedding dress and lives in the dilapidated Satis House, asks Pip's "Uncle Pumblechook" (who is actually Joe's uncle) to find ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Robbie Coltrane




The Itch of the Golden Nit (2011)

Eleven-year-old Beanie's bland life is changed for ever when he is sent on a mission. Armed only with laser lip-gloss and a pair of blend-in pants he has to save his parents ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Catherine Tate  •  Ralf Little  •  David Walliams  •  Bobby Fuller

Marmaduke (2010) RT 9% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Aug 2010

When Phil and Debbie Winslow relocate from their native Kansas to the sunny climes of Orange County, their big-hearted, havoc-wreaking Great Dane gets a taste of the dog's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Tom Dey
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Emma Stone  •  George Lopez  •  Raugi Yu

Dinner for Schmucks (2010) RT 42% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jan 2011

Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Paul Rudd  •  Stephanie Szostak  •  Jemaine Clement

Capturing Mary (2007) RT Audience 48%

A young man ushers an older woman into a dark exploration of her past - back to the time when, as a young girl, she met a stranger who affected her life forever.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Maggie Smith  •  Ruth Wilson  •  David Walliams  •  Gemma Arterton

Hello Friend (2003)

A satirical look at modern technology.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Graham Linehan
CAST:  Martin Savage  •  Helen Grace  •  Poppy Rogers  •  David Walliams

Cruise of the Gods (2002)

The former stars of a TV sci-fi series are reunited for a cruise with members of their fan club.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Declan Lowney
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Rob Brydon  •  David Walliams  •  James Corden

Stoned (2005) RT 15% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2006

A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones, who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Woolley
CAST:  Leo Gregory  •  Paddy Considine  •  David Morrissey  •  Ben Whishaw

Run Fatboy Run (2007) RT 48% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Five years after jilting his pregnant fiancée on their wedding day, out-of-shape Dennis decides to run a marathon to win her back.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Schwimmer
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Thandie Newton  •  Hank Azaria  •  Dylan Moran