Search results for "Olivia Colman"


Confetti (2006) RT 57% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2007

A mockumentary that follows three couples as they battle it out to win the coveted title of 'Most Original Wedding of the Year'.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Debbie Isitt
CAST:  Martin Freeman  •  Jessica Hynes  •  Olivia Colman  •  Stephen Mangan

Hot Fuzz (2007) RT 91% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired with simple country ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Timothy Dalton  •  Jim Broadbent

I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007) RT 64% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2008

This movie follows a mother who falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Amy Heckerling
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Paul Rudd  •  Saoirse Ronan  •  Stacey Dash

The Iron Lady (2011) RT 51% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2012

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Phyllida Lloyd
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Anthony Stewart Head  •  Harry Lloyd  •  Jim Broadbent

The Lobster (2015) RT 90% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Aug 2016

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Giorgos Lanthimos
CAST:  Léa Seydoux  •  Colin Farrell  •  John C. Reilly  •  Rachel Weisz

Cuban Fury (2014) RT 51% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 2014

Beneath Bruce Garrett's under-confident, overweight exterior, the passionate heart of a salsa king lies dormant. Now, one woman is about to reignite his Latin fire.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Griffiths
CAST:  Chris O'Dowd  •  Ian McShane  •  Rashida Jones  •  Nick Frost

The Thirteenth Tale (2013) RT Audience 61%

Margaret Lea, a young biographer, attempts to interview writer Vida Winter, whose health is deteriorating. Vida has previously denied access to the secrets of her life and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  James Kent
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Olivia Colman  •  Sophie Turner  •  Alexandra Roach

Locke (2014) RT 91% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Ivan Locke has worked hard to craft a good life for himself. Tonight, that life will collapse around him. On the eve of the biggest challenge of his career, Ivan receives a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Knight
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Ruth Wilson  •  Andrew Scott  •  Olivia Colman

I Give It a Year (2013) RT 54% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2013

After a quick courtship, two lovers hastily decide to tie the knot. As their first year of marriage unfolds, temptation and incompatibility put their relationship in jeopardy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dan Mazer
CAST:  Rafe Spall  •  Rose Byrne  •  Anna Faris  •  Jason Flemyng

Bad Sugar (2012)

A dysfunctional, wealthy mining dynasty, with an ailing patriarch and some greedy siblings. A peculiarly British take on telenovela style melodramas, played for laughs.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ben Palmer
CAST:  Julia Davis  •  Sharon Horgan  •  Peter Serafinowicz  •  Reece Shearsmith




Hyde Park on Hudson (2012) RT 37% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Apr 2013

The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Olivia Williams  •  Laura Linney  •  Olivia Colman

Perfect 10 (2005)

John Davies suffers from multiple obsessive compulsive disorders. When his current model girlfriend leaves him, he decides to replace her with the number 1 babe on planet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jayson Rothwell
CAST:  Ed Byrne  •  Georgina Chapman  •  Olivia Colman  •  Gemma Cowap

Tyrannosaur (2011) RT 83% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Apr 2012

The story of Joseph a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction. As Joseph's life spirals into turmoil a chance of redemption appears in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paddy Considine
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Olivia Colman  •  Eddie Marsan  •  Paul Popplewell

Hancock & Joan (2008)

Drama which tells the story of comedian Tony Hancock's love affair with his friend's wife, and her fight to save the man and his career.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Richard Laxton
CAST:  Ken Stott  •  Maxine Peake  •  Olivia Colman  •  Alex Jennings

Le Donk & Scor-zay-zee (2009) RT 86% / Audience 66%

An improvised comedy, shot over five days by Shane Meadows, devised with and starring Paddy Considine. Rock roadie and failed musician, Le Donk has lived, loved and learned. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Shane Meadows
CAST:  Olivia Colman  •  Dean Palinczuk  •  Paddy Considine  •  Shane Meadows

Dog Altogether (2007) RT Audience 100%

Joseph is a man plagued by a violence and rage who is driving him to self destruction. As he falls further into turmoil, Joseph scours the landscape in search of a single ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paddy Considine
CAST:  Peter Mullan  •  Olivia Colman  •  Karl Johnson  •  Mahesh Soneji

The Karman Line (2014)

When a mother is hit by a rare condition that sees her lift off the ground at a slow but ever increasing rate, her husband and daughter are forced to come to terms with losing her.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Oscar Sharp
CAST:  Olivia Colman  •  Shaun Dooley  •  Chelsea Corfield  •  David Cann

The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder in Angel Lane (2013)

When Mr. Whicher, a retired policeman, helps a country lady to find her niece, he is drawn into a disturbing case of murder which brings him up against wealthy and powerful ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Paddy Considine  •  Olivia Colman  •  Paul Longley  •  Andy Gathergood

Pudsey: The Movie (2014)

A heartwarming, quintessentially British adventure for all the family, PUDSEY THE DOG: THE MOVIE follows cheeky London stray dog, Pudsey, who is quite happy being a lone ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Moore
CAST:  David Walliams  •  Olivia Colman  •  John Sessions  •  Jessica Hynes