Search results for "George MacKay"

Peter Pan (2003) RT 77% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2004

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
CAST:  Jeremy Sumpter  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Rachel Hurd-Wood  •  Lynn Redgrave

Pieces (2013) RT 30% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2000

An unspoken incident unravels the lives of two families into nightmare, fracturing time and memory.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Weatherley
CAST:  Michael Smiley  •  Paul Kaye  •  Alice Lowe  •  George MacKay

For Those in Peril (2013) RT 90% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2014

Aaron, a young misfit living in a remote Scottish fishing community, is the lone survivor of a strange fishing accident that claimed the lives of five men including his older ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wright
CAST:  George MacKay  •  Michael Smiley  •  Nichola Burley  •  Kate Dickie

Sunshine on Leith (2013) RT 92% / Audience 71%

Davy and Ally have to re-learn how to live life in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan. Both struggle to learn to live a life outside the army and to deal ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dexter Fletcher
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Peter Mullan  •  Antonia Thomas  •  Freya Mavor

How I Live Now (2013) RT 67% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 2014

An American girl on holiday in the English countryside with her family finds herself in hiding and fighting for her survival as war breaks out.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Kevin Macdonald
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Tom Holland  •  Anna Chancellor  •  George MacKay

French Exchange (2017)

15-year-old Jack is on a French Exchange trip with his school. But his mum won't stop ringing to check-up on him. On his last night, his host falls ill and Jack is forced to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacob Perlmutter
CAST:  Clémentine Poidatz  •  George MacKay  •  Jules Sitruk  •  Alison Steadman

Hunky Dory (2011) RT 56% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2013

Musical film about the trials and tribulations of an idealistic drama teacher as she tries to put on the end of year show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Marc Evans
CAST:  Minnie Driver  •  Aneurin Barnard  •  Danielle Branch  •  Kimberley Nixon

The Boys Are Back (2009) RT 71% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2010

When the wife of sports-writer Joe Warr dies of cancer, he takes on the responsibility of raising their 6-year-old son, and his teenage son from a previous marriage. As Joe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Hicks
CAST:  Clive Owen  •  Laura Fraser  •  Emma Booth  •  George MacKay

Defiance (2008) RT 57% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jun 2009

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Jamie Bell  •  Mia Wasikowska

The Thief Lord (2006) RT 40% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Claus
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Jasper Harris  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Alice Connor

Private Peaceful (2012) RT 64% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Set in the fields of Devon and the WW1 battlefields of Flanders, two brothers fall for the same girl while contending with the pressures of their feudal family life, the war, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Pat O'Connor
CAST:  Jack O'Connell  •  Richard Griffiths  •  George MacKay  •  Frances de la Tour

The Devil's Dosh (2012)

Every great London crime boss has a tragic beginning. This is Marcus' story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zachary Guerra
CAST:  George MacKay  •  Lorraine Stanley  •  Vincent Regan  •  Nathalie Cox

Bypass (2014) RT Audience 50%

Tim has no job, but Tim ‘works’, selling stolen goods...In the face of mounting internal and external pressure, how far will he go to keep his head above water and protect ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Duane Hopkins
CAST:  George MacKay  •  Donald Sumpter  •  Charlotte Spencer  •  Anton Saunders

Pride (2014)

Comedy-drama based on a true story set in the summer of 1984 – when Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  George MacKay  •  Dominic West  •  Andrew Scott

Captain Fantastic (2016)

A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  George MacKay  •  Samantha Isler  •  Annalise Basso

Breakfast With Jonny Wilkinson (2013)

Greyhawks Rugby Club is under threat from land developers, and Dave's position as chairman is being challenged by an extremely loud Australian. The faithful few have gathered ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Simon Sprackling
CAST:  Michael Beckley  •  Beth Cordingly  •  Chris England  •  Nigel Lindsay

The Best of Men (2012)

Ludwig Guttmann, a renowned German neurosurgeon who fled Nazi Germany in the early days of WWII, takes a position at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire, England in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Whitby
CAST:  Eddie Marsan  •  George MacKay  •  Rob Brydon  •  Niamh Cusack

The Old Curiosity Shop (2007)

A kindly shop owner whose overwhelming gambling debts allow a greedy landlord to seize his shop of dusty treasures. Evicted and with no way to pay his debts, he and his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Percival
CAST:  Derek Jacobi  •  Toby Jones  •  Anna Madeley  •  Adam Godley

Ophelia (2018)

A re-imagining of Hamlet, told from Ophelia's perspective.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Claire McCarthy
CAST:  Daisy Ridley  •  Naomi Watts  •  George MacKay  •  Clive Owen

Marrowbone (2017)

A young man and his three younger siblings are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sergio G. Sánchez
CAST:  George MacKay  •  Anya Taylor-Joy  •  Charlie Heaton  •  Mia Goth