Search results for "Harriet Walter"


From Time to Time (2009)

A haunting ghost story spanning two worlds, two centuries apart. When 13 year old Tolly finds he can mysteriously travel between the two, he begins an adventure that unlocks ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Julian Fellowes
CAST:  Maggie Smith  •  Dominic West  •  Timothy Spall  •  Alexander Nathan Etel

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

Babel (2006)

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alejandro González Iñárritu
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Rinko Kikuchi

Bedrooms and Hallways (1998) RT 69% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2000

At the suggestion of a friend, gay Leo (Kevin McKidd) enters therapy after many failed relationships make him fear for his social life. In a group session (led by Simon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rose Troche
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Harriet Walter  •  Jennifer Ehle  •  Kevin McKidd

Bright Young Things (2003) RT 65% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Feb 2005

in the 1930’s a social set known to the press – who follow their every move – as the “Bright Young Things.” are Adam and his friends who are eccentric, wild and entirely ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stephen Fry
CAST:  Simon McBurney  •  Michael Sheen  •  Emily Mortimer  •  James McAvoy

Chromophobia (2005) RT 31% / Audience 52%

Encouraged by his editor to seek 'sexy stories that sell', a reporter preys upon the private life of an erstwhile friend, with disastrous results.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martha Fiennes
CAST:  Ben Chaplin  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Ian Holm

Sense and Sensibility (1995) RT 98% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Kate Winslet  •  Emma Thompson  •  Hugh Grant  •  Tom Wilkinson

May Fools (1990) RT 100% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 1991

An eccentric family is re-united during the 1968 general strike in France, after the death of the grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Louis Malle
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Miou-Miou  •  Michel Duchaussoy  •  Paulette Dubost

The Domino Effect (2012) RT Audience 50%

If global economy came to a sudden stop what would be the effect on families worldwide? People in different countries or continents might not seem to be interrelated but there ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Paula van der Oest
CAST:  Jelka van Houten  •  Theo Maassen  •  Bracha van Doesburgh  •  James D'Arcy

A Royal Affair (2012) RT 89% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nikolaj Arcel
CAST:  Mads Mikkelsen  •  David Dencik  •  Alicia Vikander  •  Mikkel Boe Følsgaard




Man Up (2015) RT 81% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2016

A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling across London to toast another 10 years of her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ben Palmer
CAST:  Lake Bell  •  Simon Pegg  •  Ken Stott  •  Olivia Williams

Suite Française (2014)

France, 1940. In the first days of occupation, beautiful Lucile Angellier is trapped in a stifled existence with her controlling mother-in-law as they both await news of her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Saul Dibb
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  Margot Robbie  •  Matthias Schoenaerts  •  Kristin Scott Thomas

The Cherry Orchard (1981) RT 54% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Madame Ranevsky and her daughter Anya return home from Paris to find that their beloved family estate and cherry orchard are to be auctioned off to pay debts. Lopahin, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Bill Paterson  •  Anton Lesser  •  Harriet Walter

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Harrison Ford  •  Anthony Daniels

Reflections (1984) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: Jan 2008

A historian writing a biography of Isaac Newton spends a Summer with a dysfunctional family in Co. Cork, Ireland.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kevin Billington
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Donal McCann  •  Fionnula Flanagan  •  Harriet Walter

A Short Stay in Switzerland (2009) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2011

Just after losing her husband to a similar condition, Dr Anne Turner is diagnosed with a fatal neurological condition. So she plans to end her life herself. Based on a true story.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Simon Curtis
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Stephen Campbell Moore  •  Lyndsey Marshal  •  Liz White