Search results for "Gillian Anderson"


The Departure (2014)

Gillian Anderson resumes her role as Blanche DuBois in a prequel to Tennessee Williams's A Streetcar Named Desire, inspired by the Young Vic theatre's acclaimed production in 2014.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gillian Anderson
CAST:  Gillian Anderson

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

The Last King of Scotland (2006) RT 87% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Young Scottish doctor, Nicholas Garrigan decides it's time for an adventure after he finishes his formal education, so he decides to try his luck in Uganda, and arrives during ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kevin Macdonald
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  James McAvoy  •  Simon McBurney  •  Gillian Anderson

The X-Files (1998)

Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rob Bowman
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Gillian Anderson  •  Martin Landau  •  Mitch Pileggi

Playing by Heart (1998) RT 60% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Willard Carroll
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  April Grace  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Gena Rowlands

The Mighty Celt (2005) RT 60% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2008

Centred around greyhound racing in a Catholic community after the "Troubles" have ended but where their legacy remains strong. Donal is a 14-year old who works in a greyhound ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Pearse Elliott
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Tyrone McKenna  •  Ken Stott

Chicago Cab (1997) RT 50% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A day in the life of a Chicago cab driver is examined as he picks up fares from the good and bad parts of the city and emotionally connects to many of his passengers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mary Cybulski  •  John Tintori
CAST:  Paul Dillon  •  Tim Gamble  •  Olivia Trevino  •  Moira Sinise

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

I'll Follow You Down (2013) RT 33% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Aug 2014

After the disappearance of a young scientist on a business trip, his son and wife struggle to cope, only to make a bizarre discovery years later - one that may bring him home.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richie Mehta
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Haley Joel Osment  •  Rufus Sewell  •  Victor Garber

Sister (2012) RT 95% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2014

A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ursula Meier
CAST:  Kacey Mottet Klein  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Martin Compston  •  Gillian Anderson




Sold (2016)

Lakshmi is a thirteen-year-old girl who lives with her family in a small hut on a mountain in Nepal. When the Himalayan monsoons wash away all that remains of the family's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey D. Brown
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  David Arquette  •  Seema Biswas  •  Tillotama Shome

Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2013)

The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sandra Nettelbeck
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Clémence Poésy  •  Gillian Anderson  •  Justin Kirk

Shadow Dancer (2012) RT 82% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Set in 1990s Belfast, a woman is forced to betray all she believes in for the sake of her son.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Marsh
CAST:  Andrea Riseborough  •  Clive Owen  •  Gillian Anderson  •  Aidan Gillen

Johnny English Reborn (2011) RT 39% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2012

The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Parker
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Dominic West  •  Gillian Anderson  •  Rosamund Pike

Richard Rodgers: Some Enchanted Evening (2002)

DVD release: Nov 2003

This star-studded gala celebrates the centenary of the birth of legendary Broadway composer Richard Rodgers. Rodgers' contribution to musical theatre was extraordinary, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Simon Callow  •  Andy Picheta
CAST:  Ruthie Henshall  •  Dave Willetts  •  Judi Dench  •  Gillian Anderson

The House of Mirth (2000) RT 81% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2001

A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Terence Davies
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Eleanor Bron  •  Terry Kinney

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008) RT 37% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2009

A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York. Based on Toby Young's memoir "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People".  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Weide
CAST:  Kelan Pannell  •  Janette Scott  •  Simon Pegg  •  Megan Fox

Boogie Woogie (2009) RT 33% / Audience 21%

DVD release: Sep 2010

A comedy of manners, its cast of characters devouring each other in a small world awash with big money. Set against the backdrop of contemporary London and the international ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Duncan Ward
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Heather Graham  •  Amanda Seyfried  •  Alan Cumming

The Turning (1992)

Gillian Anderson in her first ever screen role. Anderson's psycho boyfriend, Cliff, returns to his home town seething with pent-up frustration and rage. Four years earlier his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  L.A. Puopolo
CAST:  Gillian Anderson  •  Karen Allen  •  Raymond J. Barry  •  Michael Dolan