Search results for "Gina McKee"


Atonement (2007) RT 83% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2008

As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  James McAvoy  •  Romola Garai  •  Saoirse Ronan

Croupier (1998) RT 98% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Jack Manfred is an aspiring writer who to make ends meet, takes a job as a croupier. Jack remains an observer, knowing that everything in life is a gamble and that gamblers ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mike Hodges
CAST:  Clive Owen  •  Gina McKee  •  Nick Reding  •  Nicholas Ball

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002) RT 44% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Nov 2002

A mother and daughter dispute is resolved by the "Yaya sisterhood" - long time friends of the mother.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Callie Khouri
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Fionnula Flanagan  •  James Garner

MirrorMask (2005) RT 54% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jan 2006

In a fantasy world of opposing kingdoms, a 15-year old girl must find the fabled MirrorMask in order to save the kingdom and get home  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Dave McKean
CAST:  Stephanie Leonidas  •  Jason Barry  •  Rob Brydon  •  Gina McKee

Naked (1993) RT 88% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Johnny flees Manchester for London, to avoid a beating from the family of a girl he has raped. There he finds an old girlfriend, and spends some time homeless, spending much ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mike Leigh
CAST:  David Thewlis  •  Lesley Sharp  •  Katrin Cartlidge  •  Greg Cruttwell

Notting Hill (1999) RT 83% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Nov 1999

William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Julia Roberts  •  Hugh Grant  •  Richard McCabe  •  Gina McKee

The Rachel Papers (1989) RT 40% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Charles is in control of his life; he is about to finish 6th from college and start at Oxford. He is 19 and wants an 'older' woman before he turns 20. Enter the beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Damian Harris
CAST:  Dexter Fletcher  •  Ione Skye  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  James Spader

Wilt (1989)

Henry Wilt is a more or less failed teacher who fantasizes about murdering his dominant, non-attentive wife Eva. At a party who gets stuck in an inflatable doll and makes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Michael Tuchner
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Griff Rhys Jones  •  Alison Steadman  •  Roger Lloyd-Pack

The Lost Prince (2005) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2004

The Lost Prince is an acclaimed British television drama about the life of Prince John – youngest child of Britain's King George V and Queen Mary – who died at the age of 13 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Daniel Williams  •  Matthew James Thomas  •  Brock Everitt-Elwick  •  Rollo Weeks

The Zookeeper (2001) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 2010

Jonah Ludovic (Sam Neill) is a custodian at a small municipal zoo. After a night of heavy shelling Ludovic arrives at his job to find the staff abandoning the zoo. He joins a ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Ralph Ziman
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Gina McKee  •  Ulrich Thomsen  •  Om Puri




The Blackwater Lightship (2004) RT Audience 55%

A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Dianne Wiest  •  Gina McKee  •  Angela Lansbury  •  Keith McErlean

Women Talking Dirty (2001) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2004

A lively, outspoken single mother develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Coky Giedroyc
CAST:  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Gina McKee  •  Eileen Atkins  •  Kenneth Cranham

In the Loop (2009) RT 94% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2010

The US President and the UK Prime Minister are looking to launch a war in the Middle East. The plot follows government officials and advisers in their behind-the-scenes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Armando Iannucci
CAST:  Peter Capaldi  •  Tom Hollander  •  Gina McKee  •  James Gandolfini

Mickybo and Me (2005)

The film tells the story of two boys who become friends at the start of the Troubles in 1970. The boys share an obsession with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Loane
CAST:  John Joe McNeill  •  Niall Wright  •  Julie Walters  •  Ciarán Hinds

When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2008

The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Colin Firth  •  Juliet Stevenson  •  Bradley Johnson

The Adventures of Greyfriars Bobby (2005)

This is the true story of a little dog that refused to leave his master's graveside in Edinburgh. The dog visited the grave for years.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  John Henderson
CAST:  Gina McKee  •  Sean Pertwee  •  Greg Wise  •  James Cosmo

Eight (1998)

A day in the life of an eight-year-old soccer fan who has to come to terms with living in a strange new town and the loss of his father.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Daldry
CAST:  Gina McKee  •  Jack Langan-Evans  •  Mark E'von

Wonderland (1999) RT 63% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2001

There's little wonder in the working-class lives of Bill, Eileen, and their three grown daughters. They're lonely Londoners. Nadia, a cafe waitress, places personal ads, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Shirley Henderson  •  Gina McKee  •  Molly Parker  •  Ian Hart