Search results for "Kate Hardie"


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

Cry Freedom (1987) RT 81% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A dramatic story, based on actual events, about the friendship between two men struggling against apartheid in South Africa in the 1970s. Donald Woods is a white liberal ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Kevin Kline  •  Penelope Wilton  •  Kate Hardie

I Am Dina (2002) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2009

In Northern Norway during the 1860s, a little girl named Dina accidentally causes her mother's death. Overcome with grief, her father refuses to raise her, leaving her in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ole Bornedal
CAST:  Maria Bonnevie  •  Gérard Depardieu  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Pernilla August

Mona Lisa (1986) RT 97% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Mar 2001

George is a small-time crook just out of prison who discovers his tough-guy image is out of date. Reduced to working as a minder/driver for high class call girl Simone, he has ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Michael Caine  •  Robbie Coltrane

Revolution (1985) RT 10% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2009

New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son Ned is drafted into the Army by the villainous Sergeant Major Peasy. Tom ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Hugh Hudson
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Sid Owen

The Krays (1990) RT 85% / Audience 81%

DVD release: May 1991

The Krays is a film based on the lives and crimes of the British gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray, twins who are often referred to as The Krays and were active in London in ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Peter Medak
CAST:  Gary Kemp  •  Martin Kemp  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Tom Bell

The Spirit of '45 (2013) RT 74% / Audience 65%

Ken Loach’s 2013 documentary about social change in Britain in the aftermath of the Second World War, including the nationalisation of industries and the formation of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Kate Hardie  •  Jamie Michie  •  Tansy Hoskins  •  Trevor Fox

Stars of the Roller State Disco (1984)

Video-shot on studio sets, Stars of the Roller State Disco borders on science fiction of the dystopian variety. Unemployed youngsters spend their days at the roller disco of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Alan Clarke
CAST:  Perry Benson  •  Cathy Murphy  •  Paul McKenzie  •  Bernice Rowe

Heart (1999)

A woman, plastered in blood, is arrested by a grave, and a tale of loss, lust and jealousy slowly unfolds.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles McDougall
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Kate Hardie  •  Rhys Ifans

Runners (1983)

When his young daughter disappears, her father refuses to accept that she is dead and sets out on a journey to find her.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Charles Sturridge
CAST:  Kate Hardie  •  James Fox  •  Jane Asher  •  Eileen O'Brien




Brakes (2017)

Brakes is an ensemble cast, improv-based dark comedy set in London. Divided into two parts, it tells the story of each couples relationship in reverse, starting with the break-ups.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mercedes Grower
CAST:  Julian Barratt  •  Sebastian Cardinal  •  Julia Davis  •  Kelly Campbell

Antonia Bird: From EastEnders to Hollywood (2016)

In this new documentary, Susan Kemp explores the life and work of the great British director Antonia Bird, who died in 2013. Bird blazed a trail from the radical hotbed of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Susan Kemp
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Irvine Welsh  •  Kate Hardie  •  Mark Cousins