Search results for "Miranda Richardson"

Hidden Universe (2013) RT Audience 36%

An extraordinary journey deep into space offering fresh insight into the origins and evolution of the universe.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Russel Scott
CAST:  Jonathan Whitmore  •  Greg Poole  •  Miranda Richardson

Belle (2013) RT 83% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2014

BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amma Asante
CAST:  Gugu Mbatha-Raw  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Sarah Gadon

Maleficent (2014) RT 50% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2014

A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Stromberg
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Elle Fanning  •  Juno Temple  •  Sharlto Copley

Tom & Viv (1994) RT 33% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Apr 2003

The story of the marriage of the poet TS Eliot to socialite Vivienne Haigh-Wood, which had to cope with her gynaeological and emotional problems and his growing fame.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brian Gilbert
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Rosemary Harris  •  Tim Dutton

Turtle: The Incredible Journey (2009) RT 69% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2011

The story of a little loggerhead turtle, as she follows in the path of her ancestors on one of the most extraordinary journeys in the natural world. Born on a beach in Florida ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Nick Stringer
CAST:  Miranda Richardson

The Designated Mourner (1997) RT 65% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Jack and Judy are husband and wife, and Howard is Judys father. They live in some fictional undemocratic and repressive country, and tell us a story about their lives, mostly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Hare
CAST:  Mike Nichols  •  Miranda Richardson

The Bachelor (1990)

A Pre-World War I physician in Austria struggles with his decision about which woman he will marry. Miranda Richardson plays the roles of two different women in his life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Faenza
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Kristin Scott Thomas  •  Max von Sydow

Fatherland (1994)

Fictional account of what might have happened if Hitler had won the war. It is now the 1960s and Germany's war crimes have so far been kept a secret. Hitler wants to talk ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Peter Vaughan  •  Michael Kitchen

A Fox's Tale (2008)

The film is about Little Vuk, the son of the legendary fox who proves its excellent mind and courage.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  György Gát  •  János Uzsák
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Sienna Miller  •  Gábor Csöre  •  Bill Nighy

The Young Victoria (2009) RT 76% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2010

From Academy Award® winners Graham King and Martin Scorsese, along with the makers of Gosford Park and The Departed, comes the story of Queen Victoria’s early rise to power. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean-Marc Vallée
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Mark Strong  •  Paul Bettany

Spinning into Butter (2007) RT 16% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jun 2009

A hate crime on the campus of a New England college puts the school's dean (Parker) in a position where she has to examine her own feelings about race and prejudice, while ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Brokaw
CAST:  Sarah Jessica Parker  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Victor Rasuk  •  Jake M. Smith

Fred Claus (2007) RT 21% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Fred Claus and Santa Claus have been estranged brothers for many years. Now Fred must reconcile his differences with his brother whom he believes overshadows him. When an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Dobkin
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Paul Giamatti  •  John Michael Higgins  •  Miranda Richardson

The King and I (1999) RT 13% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Animated version of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical about when the King of Siam meets a head strong English school mistress.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Rich
CAST:  Miranda Richardson  •  Martin Vidnovic  •  Ian Richardson  •  Darrell Hammond

The Actors (2003)

During the run of a particularly awful interpretation of Richard III, the star, Anthony O'Malley, begins to frequent a rough pub to develop his character. He meets Barreller ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Conor McPherson
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Dylan Moran  •  Michael Gambon  •  Lena Headey

Snow White (2001)

Snow White's mother dies during childbirth, leaving baby Snow and father John for dead on an icy field, who then receives a visit from one of Satan's representatives, granting ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Caroline Thompson
CAST:  Miranda Richardson  •  Kristin Kreuk  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Vincent Schiavelli

Empire of the Sun (1987) RT 83% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Jamie Graham, a privileged English boy, is living in Shanghai when the Japanese invade and force all foreigners into prison camps. Jamie is captured with an American sailor ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  John Malkovich  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Nigel Havers

Testament of Youth (2014) RT 83% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2015

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  James Kent
CAST:  Alicia Vikander  •  Kit Harington  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Dominic West