Search results for "Phil Daniels"

Chicken Run (2000) RT 97% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Imelda Staunton

Free Jimmy (2006)

Four stoners, five vegans, three mobsters, four hunters and a million reasons to free one junkie elephant.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nielsen
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Simon Pegg  •  Phil Daniels  •  Jay Simpson

Quadrophenia (1979)

Based on the 1973 rock opera album of the same name by The Who, this is the story of 60s teenager Jimmy. At work he slaves in a dead-end job. While after, he shops for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Franc Roddam
CAST:  Phil Daniels  •  Leslie Ash  •  Phil Davis  •  Mark Wingett

Scum (1979) RT Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2006

This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British Borstal for young offenders. The brutal regime made no attempt to reform or improve the inmates and actively ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Clarke
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Mick Ford  •  Julian Firth  •  John Blundell

Still Crazy (1998) RT 73% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jun 1999

In the seventies Strange Fruit were it. They lived the rock lifestyle to the max, groupies, drugs, internal tension and an ex front man dead from an overdose. Even their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Gibson
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Billy Connolly  •  Jimmy Nail  •  Bill Nighy

The Bride (1985) RT 22% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Sting is Doctor Frankenstein in this remake of the old classic film Bride of Frankenstein. After years of research, the doctor finally succeeds in creating the perfect woman, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Franc Roddam
CAST:  Sting  •  Jennifer Beals  •  Anthony Higgins  •  Clancy Brown

Zulu Dawn (1979) RT 57% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2005

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Douglas Hickox
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Peter O'Toole

Billy the Kid and the Green Baize Vampire (1987) RT Audience 67%

Off the wall British musical. Cocky cockney snooker player Billy Kid accepts the challenge of a grudge match from Maxwell Randall (the Green Baize Vampire), six times world ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Western
DIRECTION:  Alan Clarke
CAST:  Phil Daniels  •  Alun Armstrong  •  Trevor Laird  •  Louise Gold

Breaking Glass (1980) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Breaking Glass is the story of punk singer Kate and her meteoric rise to stardom. Starting out in the rock pubs of London, Kate, assisted by her manager Danny, becomes a huge ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Gibson
CAST:  Hazel O'Connor  •  Phil Daniels  •  Jon Finch  •  Jonathan Pryce

Anoop and the Elephant (1972)

Two English kids meet their friend Anoop Singh and his baby elephant Ranee. The nasty circus owner wants the elephant for his circus and the children decide that they must ...  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  David Eady
CAST:  Anoop Singh  •  Linda Robson  •  Phil Daniels  •  Julian Orchard

Vinyl (2012)

Based on true events. When a new record by an old band is turned down by ageist record companies, the veteran punk band assemble a group of youngsters to stand in for them, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sara Sugarman
CAST:  Keith Allen  •  Phil Daniels  •  Jamie Blackley  •  Perry Benson

The Class of Miss MacMichael (1979)

A dedicated teacher (Glenda Jackson) tries to reach out to juvenile delinquent students at a London alternative school.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Silvio Narizzano
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  Oliver Reed  •  Michael Murphy  •  Rosalind Cash

Bad Behaviour (1993) RT Audience 25%

The McAllister family house is the setting for Gerry and Ellie's grapples with work, children and how to get the bathroom fixed. Both have reached the stage where reason ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Sinéad Cusack  •  Phil Daniels  •  Philip Jackson

No Distance Left to Run (2010)

No Distance Left to Run is a documentary film about the British rock band Blur, released in cinemas on 19 January 2010. Following the band during their 2009 reunion and tour, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Will Lovelace  •  Dylan Southern
CAST:  Damon Albarn  •  Graham Coxon  •  Dave Rowntree  •  Phil Daniels

The Naked Civil Servant (1975) RT Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2007

Story of the life of Quentin Crisp, an Englishman who was brave enough to live his life according to his own style even in the hostile days of WW2.  (more)

CAST:  John Hurt  •  John Rhys-Davies  •  Colin Higgins  •  Liz Gebhardt

Scum (1991) RT Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2006

This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British borstal for young offenders. Luckily the regime has changed since this TV film was made. The brutal regime made no ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Alan Clarke
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  David Threlfall  •  Martin Phillips  •  Phil Daniels

Freebird (2008) RT Audience 67%

A Rock and Roll Road Movie Comedy set in Wales  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Laila Rouass  •  Gary Stretch  •  Phil Daniels  •  James Puddephatt

Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001) RT Audience 78%

Charlie drifts through life as he and his friends enjoy a lifestyle of house parties, casual sex and drugs. However, after breaking into a house to steal a gun, three of the ...  (more)

CAST:  Paul Nicholls  •  Danny Dyer  •  Phil Daniels  •  Roland Manookian

Rock & Chips (2010)

Prequel to Only Fools and Horses, set in the 1960s, Joan Trotter is in an unhappy marriage with the work-shy Reg, with whom she has a teenage son, Derek ("Del Boy"). However, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dewi Humphreys
CAST:  Nicholas Lyndhurst  •  Kellie Bright  •  Phil Daniels  •  Shaun Dingwall