Search results for "Neil Jordan"

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Michael Collins (1996)

Michael Collins plays a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but becomes vilified by those hoping to create a completely independent Irish ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Alan Rickman  •  Liam Neeson  •  Julia Roberts  •  Aidan Quinn

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George is a small-time crook just out of prison who discovers his tough-guy image is out of date.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

The Company of Wolves (1984)

An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Sarah Patterson  •  Angela Lansbury  •  David Warner  •  Tusse Silberg

The Crying Game (1992) RT 97% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Irish Republican Army member Fergus (Stephen Rea) forms an unexpected bond with Jody (Forest Whitaker), a kidnapped British soldier in his custody, despite the warnings of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Stephen Rea  •  Adrian Dunbar

The Good Thief (2003) RT 78% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A compulsive gambler plans the heist of his life - a priceless collection of art from the world-class Casino Riviera in Monte Carlo.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Tchéky Karyo  •  Nutsa Kukhianidze  •  Marc Lavoine

In Dreams (1999) RT 25% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A suburban housewife learns that she has psychic connections to a serial killer, and can predict this person's motives through her dreams.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Annette Bening  •  Katie Sagona  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Aidan Quinn

Byzantium (2012) RT 63% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2013

Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Sam Riley  •  Caleb Landry Jones

The Miracle (1991) RT 63% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Jan 1992

The two teenagers Jimmy and Rose spend their vacation at the small Irish sea-resort Bray. Out of boredom they observe other people and imagine wild stories about them. One day ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Lorraine Pilkington  •  Niall Byrne  •  Donal McCann  •  Beverly D'Angelo

Ondine (2009) RT 70% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Sep 2010

An Irish fisherman discovers a woman in his fishing net believing her to be a mermaid.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Alicja Bachleda  •  Dervla Kirwan  •  Alison Barry

The End of the Affair (1999) RT 67% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2000

On a rainy London night in 1946, novelist Maurice Bendrix has a chance meeting with Henry Miles, husband of his ex-mistress Sarah, who abruptly ended their affair two years ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Stephen Rea  •  Julianne Moore  •  James Bolam

The Brave One (2007)

A woman struggles to recover from a brutal attack by setting out on a mission for revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Terrence Howard  •  Nicky Katt  •  Naveen Andrews

Lumière and Company (1995)

40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Spike Lee  •  James Ivory  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Lasse Hallström  •  Bigas Luna  •  Gabriel Axel  •  Merzak Allouache  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Cédric Klapisch  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michael Haneke  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Fernando Trueba  •  John Boorman  •  Claude Miller  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Alain Corneau  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Lucian Pintilie  •  Arthur Penn  •  Vicente Aranda  •  Jacques Rivette  •  Helma Sanders-Brahms  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Régis Wargnier  •  Francis Girod  •  Idrissa Ouedraogo  •  Jerry Schatzberg  •  Hugh Hudson  •  Ismail Merchant  •  Gaston Kaboré  •  Jaco Van Dormael  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant  •  Yoshishige Yoshida
CAST:  Jeffe Alperi  •  Romane Bohringer  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Ticky Holgado

A Film with Me in It (2008) RT 62% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2010

A dissolute scriptwriter and a dejected actor become unwittingly drawn into a labyrinthine mess when several people experience bizarre accidental deaths in their flat. Though ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ian Fitzgibbon
CAST:  Dylan Moran  •  Mark Doherty  •  Amy Huberman  •  Keith Allen

Love Express - The Disappearance of Walerian Borowczyk (2018)

A documentary celebrating the work of Walerian Borowczyk, a director of unparalleled sensitivity, revered in the 1970s, who was later labeled as a maker of erotic movies.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kuba Mikurda
CAST:  Terry Gilliam  •  Bertrand Bonello  •  Neil Jordan  •  Andrzej Wajda

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