Search results for "Kodi Smit-McPhee"

Romulus, My Father (2007) RT 55% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Apr 2008

It tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is a story of impossible ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Roxburgh
CAST:  Eric Bana  •  Franka Potente  •  Marton Csokas  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee

Stranded (2006)

How long does it take before the abnormal seems normal? Death, love and family values are all up for re-negotiation in this dark and unusual black comedy about a girl trying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart McDonald
CAST:  Emma Lung  •  Emily Browning  •  Robert Morgan  •  David Hoflin

Slow West (2015) RT 93% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jul 2015

In the Old West, a 17-year-old Scottish boy teams up with a mysterious gunman to find the woman with whom he is infatuated.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  John Maclean
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Caren Pistorius

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) RT 48% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Oct 2016

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Bryan Singer
CAST:  Jennifer Lawrence  •  Michael Fassbender  •  James McAvoy  •  Oscar Isaac

Young Ones (2014) RT 43% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2015

In a future where water is scarce, a farmer defends his land and hopes to rejuvenate his parched soil. However, his daughter's boyfriend schemes to steal the land for himself.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Western
DIRECTION:  Jake Paltrow
CAST:  Nicholas Hoult  •  Elle Fanning  •  Michael Shannon  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee

A Birder's Guide to Everything (2013) RT 90% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2014

David Portnoy, a 15-year-old birding fanatic, thinks that he's made the discovery of a lifetime. So, on the eve of his father's remarriage, he escapes on an epic road trip ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  James LeGros  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Alex Wolff

The Adventures of Charlotte and Henry (2008)

Based on the books by Australian author Bob Graham. The movie tells the story of two very different ten year olds and the trials and tribulations of their friendship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Trenbirth
CAST:  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Manon Gourlay  •  Aidan Trenbirth  •  Russell Dykstra

Dead Europe (2012) RT 63% / Audience 41%

In Greece to scatter his father's ashes, Isaac hears of a curse that hangs over the head of his family. Dismissing the idea, his trip begins to unveil dark truths that forced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Krawitz
CAST:  Ewen Leslie  •  Marton Csokas  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Yigal Naor

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Matt Reeves
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Judy Greer  •  Terry Notary  •  Gary Oldman

The Congress (2013) RT 73% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Dec 2014

More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, Robin Wright decides to take her final job: preserving her likeness for a future Hollywood. Through ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ari Folman
CAST:  Robin Wright  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee

Romeo and Juliet (2013) RT 21% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Feb 2014

In Verona, bad blood between the Montague and Capulet families leads to much bitterness. Despite the hostility, Romeo Montague manages an invitation to a masked ball at the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Carlo Carlei
CAST:  Douglas Booth  •  Hailee Steinfeld  •  Christian Cooke  •  Damian Lewis

ParaNorman (2012) RT 87% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2012

In the town of Blithe Hollow, Norman Babcock is a boy who can speak to the dead, but no one besides his eccentric new friend, Neil, believes his ability is real. One day, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Chris Butler  •  Sam Fell
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  John Goodman  •  Leslie Mann  •  Casey Affleck

Matching Jack (2010) RT 69% / Audience 55%

A woman struggles with her son's illness and her husband's infidelity, but, after a chance encounter with an Irish sailor and his son, her life is turned upside down in a love ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nadia Tass
CAST:  Jacinda Barrett  •  Tom Russell  •  James Nesbitt  •  Richard Roxburgh

Let Me In (2010) RT 88% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Feb 2011

A bullied young boy befriends a young female vampire who lives in secrecy with her guardian. A remake of the movie “Let The Right One In” which was an adaptation of a book.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Matt Reeves
CAST:  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Richard Jenkins  •  Elias Koteas  •  Sasha Barrese

The Road (2009) RT 75% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2010

A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Hillcoat
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Robert Duvall  •  Guy Pearce

Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Oct 2006

An outbreak of avian flu mutates into a virus that becomes transmittable from human to human.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Joely Richardson  •  Justina Machado  •  Ann Cusack  •  Scott Cohen

The King (2007) RT 56% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2006

The King is the story of Graham Kennedy, Australia's first and greatest home grown TV superstar. It traces his rise from working class Balaclava kid, through radio, TV, film, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Matthew Saville
CAST:  Stephen Curry  •  Shaun Micallef  •  Garry McDonald  •  Steve Bisley

The Wilderness of James (2014)

Keeping to himself in the wake his father's death, James Charm finds refuge in solitary walks and creating morbid sketches — until a charismatic new friend and a quirky young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael James Johnson
CAST:  Isabelle Fuhrman  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Danny DeVito

Maya the Bee Movie (2014)

Freshly hatched bee Maya is a little whirlwind and won't follow the rules of the hive. One of these rules is not to trust the hornets that live beyond the meadow. When the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Alexs Stadermann
CAST:  Coco Jack Gillies  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee  •  Richard Roxburgh  •  Noah Taylor