Search results for "Jodie Whittaker"

White Wedding (2009) RT 52% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 2011

The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi) leaves Johannesburg en route to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo) in Durban. The two ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jann Turner
CAST:  Mbulelo Grootboom  •  Sylvia Mngxekeza  •  Zandile Msutwana  •  Kenneth Nkosi

One Day (2011) RT 36% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Romola Garai

Wish 143 (2009) RT Audience 84%

A fifteen-year-old boy with only months to live is granted one wish from the Dreamscape Charity. But David doesn’t want to go to Disneyland or meet Gary Neville; what he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ian Barnes
CAST:  Sam Holland  •  Rory Kinnear  •  Kieran Hardcastle  •  Lizzie Roper

The Night Watch (2011) RT Audience 36%

Set against the turbulent backdrop of London in the 1940s, this adaptation of Sarah Waters' bestselling novel, The Night Watch, follows four young Londoners inextricably ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Laxton
CAST:  Anna Maxwell Martin  •  Jenna Augen  •  Claire Foy  •  Neal Barry

Attack the Block (2011) RT 90% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2011

A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Cornish
CAST:  Nick Frost  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  John Boyega  •  Luke Treadaway

Hello Carter (2013) RT 17% / Audience 0%

Down-on-his-luck Carter has recently become homeless, single and unemployed. Desperate to win back his ex-girlfriend, he goes off on an adventure throughout London to find her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Anthony Wilcox
CAST:  Charlie Cox  •  Antonia Thomas  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Paul Schneider

Black Sea (2014) RT 80% / Audience 59%

DVD release: May 2015

A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Macdonald
CAST:  Jude Law  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Scoot McNairy  •  Ben Mendelsohn

Spike Island (2012) RT 48% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jun 2015

Teenage musicians travel to England's Spike Island in the hope of attending an outdoor performance by their favorite band, the Stone Roses.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Mat Whitecross
CAST:  Elliott Tittensor  •  Nico Mirallegro  •  Matthew McNulty  •  Lesley Manville

A Thousand Kisses Deep (2012) RT 8% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Aug 2013

After witnessing an older version of herself committing suicide, Mia (Jodie Whittaker) attempts to rewrite history and thereby avert this tragic fate. She travels back in time ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dana Lustig
CAST:  Dougray Scott  •  Emilia Fox  •  David Warner  •  Jodie Whittaker

Ashes (2012) RT Audience 14%

One-time hard man Frank Barron is barely recognisable now he’s been afflicted with Alzheimer's, but when his estranged son Jamie visits him in hospital he realises the extra ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mat Whitecross
CAST:  Jim Sturgess  •  Ray Winstone  •  Lesley Manville  •  Luke Evans

Good Vibrations (2012) RT 94% / Audience 81%

The story of music legend Terri Hooley, a key figure in Belfast's punk rock scene. Hooley founded the Good Vibrations store from which a record label sprung, representing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Lisa Barros D'Sa  •  Glenn Leyburn
CAST:  Richard Dormer  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Karl Johnson  •  Liam Cunningham

The Kid (2010) RT 56% / Audience 63%

Based on the real life story of Kevin Lewis, the film follows his childhood of abuse, his descent into a life of crime and the way he put his life together again afterwards.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Moran
CAST:  Rupert Friend  •  Natascha McElhone  •  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Kate Ashfield

Ollie Kepler's Expanding Purple World (2013)

Ollie Kepler’s Expanding Purple World is a darkly comic tale of a young man’s battle with madness. Ollie Kepler, wacky astronomy enthusiast and web designer, moves in with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Viv Fongenie
CAST:  Edward Hogg  •  Andrew Knott  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Cathy Tyson

The Shooting of Thomas Hurndall (2008) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Oct 2009

After Tom Hurndall is shot in the head in Gaza, his parents Anthony and Jocelyn arrive in Israel wanting to know how it could have happened. They expect sympathy and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rowan Joffe
CAST:  Stephen Dillane  •  Kerry Fox  •  Bader Alami  •  Matthew McNulty

Perrier's Bounty (2009) RT 57% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Aug 2010

A gangster named Perrier looks to exact his revenge on a trio of fugitives responsible for the accidental death of one of his cronies.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ian Fitzgibbon
CAST:  Cillian Murphy  •  Brendan Gleeson  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Padraic Delaney

Good (2008) RT 33% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2009

The rise of national socialism in Germany should not be regarded as a conspiracy of madmen. Millions of "good" people found themselves in a society spiralling into terrible ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vicente Amorim
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Mark Strong  •  Steven Mackintosh