Search results for "Geraldine McEwan"

Henry V (1989) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Derek Jacobi  •  Brian Blessed  •  James Larkin

Love's Labour's Lost (2000)

An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. Love's Labour's Lost tells the story of four best friends who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Alessandro Nivola  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Natascha McElhone  •  Kenneth Branagh

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) RT 50% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 1997

When the dastardly Sheriff of Nottingham murders Robin's father, the legendary archer vows vengeance. To accomplish his mission, Robin joins forces with a band of exiled ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kevin Reynolds
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Christian Slater  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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

Titus (1999) RT 68% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Titus Andronicus returns from the wars and sees his sons and daughters taken from him, one by one. Shakespeare's goriest and earliest tragedy.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Julie Taymor
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jessica Lange  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Matthew Rhys

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005) RT 95% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Cheese-loving eccentric Wallace and his cunning canine pal, Gromit, investigate a mystery in Nick Park's animated adventure, in which the lovable inventor and his intrepid pup ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Park  •  Steve Box
CAST:  Nicholas Smith  •  Liz Smith  •  John Thomson  •  Vincent Ebrahim

A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008)

Wallace and Gromit have a brand new business - a bakery. Although business is booming, Gromit is concerned by the news that 12 local bakers have 'disappeared' this year - but ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Crime • Family • Mystery
CAST:  Peter Sallis  •  Sally Lindsay  •  Melissa Collier  •  Sarah Laborde

Marple: By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2006)

Miss Marple joins forces with Tommy and Tuppence Beresford to find the murderer of Tommy's Aunt Ada.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Medak
CAST:  Geraldine McEwan  •  Chloe Pennington  •  Oliver Jordan  •  Anthony Andrews

Agatha Christie Marple: The Sittaford Mystery (2006)

The death of the presumptive future Prime Minister is predicted during a séance in a snowbound country hotel, and he is found stabbed to death in his room the next morning.  (more)

CAST:  Geraldine McEwan

The Bawdy Adventures of Tom Jones (1976) RT Audience 100%

Another stab at Henry Fielding's hilarious novel about the amorous misadventures of a dashing young man in 18th century England. The brilliant 1963 version, starring Albert ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Cliff Owen
CAST:  Nicky Henson  •  Trevor Howard  •  Terry-Thomas  •  Arthur Lowe

Moses (1995)

An ordinary man is called upon by God to do the impossible in this lovingly told production of the Old Testament story. When the Pharaoh of Egypt begins to tighten the noose ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Ben Kingsley  •  Frank Langella  •  Christopher Lee  •  Anna Galiena

No Kidding (1960)

DVD release: Jun 2008

The premise involves a young couple, David and Catherine Robinson (Leslie Phillips and a young Geraldine McEwan), who have to turn their large country house into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Geraldine McEwan  •  Julia Lockwood  •  Irene Handl

Carrie's War (2004) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Carrie's War is an adaptation of a 1973 children's novel by Nina Bawden, set during the Second World War and following two evacuees, Carrie and her younger brother Nick.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Coky Giedroyc
CAST:  Keeley Fawcett  •  Jack Stanley  •  Karen Meagher  •  Eddie Cooper

Sleeping Murder (2006)

Gwenda Halliday, a wealthy young Englishwoman recently emigrated from India, intuitively buys a seaside manor house, where she re-experiences a murder.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Edward Hall
CAST:  Geraldine McEwan  •  Russ Abbot  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Dawn French

Food of Love (2002) RT 46% / Audience 37%

DVD release: May 2004

Young aspiring pianist attracts attention of famous musicians. Chance encounters bring them together but expectations must be managed by all.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ventura Pons
CAST:  Juliet Stevenson  •  Kevin Bishop  •  Allan Corduner  •  Paul Rhys

Pure (2002) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2006

A young boy trying to deal with his mother's heroin addiction befriends a waitress who helps him cope with the tough situation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Harry Eden  •  Vinnie Hunter  •  Keira Knightley  •  Molly Parker