Search results for "Ian McNeice"


A Christmas Carol (1999) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Scrooge is a miserly old businessman in 1840's London. One Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Marley, his dead business partner. Marley foretells that Scrooge will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Hugh Jones
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Joel Grey  •  Ian McNeice

A Life Less Ordinary (1997)

A couple of angels, O'Reilly and Jackson, are sent to Earth to make sure that their next supervised love-connection succeeds. They follow Celine, a spoiled rich girl who has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Danny Boyle
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Holly Hunter  •  Delroy Lindo

Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)

Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Steve Oedekerk
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Ian McNeice  •  Simon Callow  •  Maynard Eziashi

Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank Coraci
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Cécile De France  •  Robert Fyfe  •  Jim Broadbent

Blackball (2003) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Blackball follows the fortunes of Cliff Starkey, a working-class fine of lawn bowls with an exceptional talent. Wanting to take on the Aussies he manages to become regional ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Paul Kaye  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Johnny Vegas  •  James Cromwell

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004) RT 27% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2005

The story picks up four weeks after the first film, and already Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he's a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Beeban Kidron
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Colin Firth  •  Hugh Grant  •  Jacinda Barrett

Conspiracy (2001) RT Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2002

The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Frank Pierson
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Stanley Tucci  •  Colin Firth  •  Ian McNeice

Day of the Dead (2008) RT 14% / Audience 22%

DVD release: Apr 2008

Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steve Miner
CAST:  Mena Suvari  •  Nick Cannon  •  Michael Welch  •  AnnaLynne McCord

Oliver Twist (2005) RT 60% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Oliver Twist the modern filmed version of Charles Dickens bestseller, a Roman Polanski adaptation. The classic Dickens tale, where an orphan meets a pickpocket on the streets ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Roman Polanski
CAST:  Barney Clark  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Jamie Foreman  •  Harry Eden

The Body (2001) RT 13% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 2001

An ancient skeleton has been discovered in Jerusalem in a rich man's tomb. Colouration of the wrist and leg bones indicates the cause of death was crucifiction. other signs, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonas McCord
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Olivia Williams  •  Jason Flemyng  •  John Shrapnel




Top Secret! (1984) RT 76% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Popular and dashing American singer Nick Rivers travels to East Germany to perform in a music festival. When he loses his heart to the gorgeous Hillary Flammond, he finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Zucker  •  Jim Abrahams  •  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Lucy Gutteridge  •  Peter Cushing  •  Jeremy Kemp

White Noise (2005) RT 8% / Audience 31%

DVD release: May 2005

An architect's desire to speak with his wife from beyond the grave using EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomenon), becomes an obsession with supernatural repercussions.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Geoffrey Sax
CAST:  Michael Keaton  •  Chandra West  •  Deborah Kara Unger  •  Ian McNeice

Personal Services (1987) RT Audience 81%

The story of the rise of a madame of a suburban brothel catering to older men, inspired by the real experiences of Cynthia Payne. The story follows Christine Painter (Julie ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Terry Jones
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Shirley Stelfox  •  Alec McCowen  •  Danny Schiller

The Beautician and the Beast (1997) RT 16% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jun 2003

The story follows the misadventures of a New York City beautician who is mistakenly hired as the school teacher for the children of the president of a small Eastern European ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Timothy Dalton  •  Fran Drescher  •  Michael Lerner  •  Ian McNeice

The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain (1995) RT 58% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Apr 2001

When an English cartographer arrives in Wales to tell the residents of the Welsh village of Ffynnon Garw that their "mountain" is only a hill, the offended community sets out ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christopher Monger
CAST:  Hugh Grant  •  Tara Fitzgerald  •  Colm Meaney  •  Ian McNeice

Valmont (1989) RT 54% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2002

Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. The lover, Valmont, bets that he can seduce her, even ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Annette Bening  •  Meg Tilly  •  Fairuza Balk

No Escape (1994) RT 53% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 1998

In the year 2022, a ruthless prison warden has created the ultimate solution for his most troublesome and violent inmates: Absolom, a secret jungle island where prisoners are ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Campbell
CAST:  Ray Liotta  •  Lance Henriksen  •  Stuart Wilson  •  Kevin Dillon

The Final Curtain (2002) RT Audience 40%

The Final Curtain is a British film from 2002 directed by Patrick Harkins and starring Peter O'Toole. It tells the story of J. J. Curtis, ageing gameshow host played by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Patrick Harkins
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Aidan Gillen  •  Adrian Lester  •  Julia Sawalha

Hornblower: The Examination for Lieutenant (1998)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Denis Lawson  •  Ian McNeice

Whoops Apocalypse (1988) RT Audience 63%

When a small British owned island in the Caribbean is invaded and the world's most dangerous terrorist kidnaps a member of the Royal family, the countdown to World War 3 ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Bussmann
CAST:  Peter Cook  •  Loretta Swit  •  Michael Richards  •  Herbert Lom