Search results for "Lennie James"


24 Hour Party People (2002) RT 86% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 2003

In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  John Thomson  •  Lennie James  •  Shirley Henderson

Les Misérables (1998)

Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men's lives, and soon Valjean finds himself in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bille August
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Uma Thurman  •  Claire Danes

Lost in Space (1998) RT 27% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Oct 1998

The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  William Hurt  •  Matt LeBlanc  •  Mimi Rogers

Sahara (2005) RT 39% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Breck Eisner
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Steve Zahn  •  William H. Macy

Snatch (2000) RT 73% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jul 2001

The second film from British director Guy Ritchie. Snatch tells an obscure story similar to his first fast-paced crazy character-colliding filled film “Lock, Stock and Two ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Statham  •  Brad Pitt  •  Stephen Graham  •  Vinnie Jones

The Miracle Maker (2000) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 2000

A mother and father in search of help for their sick daughter cross paths with an extraordinary carpenter named Jesus, who has devoted his life to spreading God's word. An ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • History
DIRECTION:  Derek W. Hayes  •  Stanislav Sokolov
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Michael Bryant  •  Julie Christie  •  Rebecca Callard

Lockout (2012) RT 38% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jul 2012

Set in the near future, Lockout follows a falsely convicted ex-government agent , whose one chance at obtaining freedom lies in the dangerous mission of rescuing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen St. Leger  •  James Mather
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Maggie Grace  •  Joseph Gilgun  •  Lennie James

Get on Up (2014) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Eversman

Swelter (2014) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Keith Parmer
CAST:  Jean-Claude Van Damme  •  Brad Carter  •  Josh Henderson  •  Alfred Molina

Storm Damage (2000)

Storm Damage is a 2000 British television drama film directed by Simon Cellan Jones, written by Lennie James, and starring Adrian Lester, Mona Hammond and Kate Ashfield. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Simon Cellan Jones
CAST:  Adrian Lester  •  Mona Hammond  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Ashley Walters




Mob Rules (2011) RT Audience 7%

DVD release: May 2011

Time is running out for two elite criminals as they seek out revenge to get the money they are owed after a heist gone wrong, years ago. They’ve traveled across the country, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Keith Parmer
CAST:  Lennie James  •  Treva Etienne  •  Gary McDonald  •  Tina Casciani

Colombiana (2011) RT 27% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Olivier Megaton
CAST:  Zoe Saldana  •  Cliff Curtis  •  Callum Blue  •  Michael Vartan

The Next Three Days (2010) RT 52% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2011

A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder. Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Haggis
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Brian Dennehy  •  RZA  •  Moran Atias

Among Giants (1998)

A manager hires Ray, off the books, to paint all the power towers in a 15-mile stretch of high-tension wires outside Sheffield. Ray's crew of men are friends, especially Ray ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Miller
CAST:  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Rachel Griffiths  •  Andy Serkis  •  Lennie James

Lucky Break (2001) RT 48% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Half-way through his 12-year prison sentence for an incompetent armed robbery, Jimmy Hands gets a lucky break: he's transferred to a prison from which he can probably escape. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Cattaneo
CAST:  James Nesbitt  •  Olivia Williams  •  Timothy Spall  •  Christopher Plummer

Outlaw (2007) RT 21% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A group of people who feel betrayed by their government and let down by their police force form a modern-day outlaw posse in order to right what they see as the wrongs of society.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Love
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Danny Dyer  •  Rupert Friend  •  Sean Harris

The Martins (2001)

Out of work, scrounger Robert Martin lives with his dysfunctional family - long suffering wife accident prone son and pregnant teenage daughter in a shabby house next door to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Grounds
CAST:  Kathy Burke  •  Lee Evans  •  Linda Bassett  •  Eric Byrne

Fallout (2008)

A policeman returns to the estate where he grew up to investigate the murder of a young boy. Lennie James stars in this powerful drama about race and law and order. Adapted by ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ian Rickson
CAST:  Lennie James  •  Clare Holman  •  Nicholas Gleaves  •  Jamie Kenna