Search results for "Rafe Spall"


Life of Pi (2012) RT 87% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2013

The story of an Indian boy named Pi, a zookeeper's son who finds himself in the company of a hyena, zebra, orangutan, and a Bengal tiger after a shipwreck sets them adrift in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Suraj Sharma  •  Irrfan Khan  •  Ayush Tandon  •  Gautam Belur

Shaun of the Dead (2004) RT 92% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Kate Ashfield  •  Lucy Davis

A Good Year (2006) RT 26% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Freddie Highmore  •  Albert Finney  •  Marion Cotillard

Green Street (2005)

After being wrongfully expelled from Harvard University, American Matt Buckner flees to his sister's home in England. Once there, he is befriended by her charming and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Claire Forlani  •  Charlie Hunnam  •  Ross McCall

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

Kidulthood (2006) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Nov 2008

A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Menhaj Huda
CAST:  Aml Ameen  •  Red Madrell  •  Noel Clarke  •  Adam Deacon

The Calcium Kid (2004) RT Audience 53%

When milkman Jimmy Connelly accidentally puts Britain's contender for the World title out of action, he is propelled from amateur boxer to the world stage and announced as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alex De Rakoff
CAST:  Orlando Bloom  •  Michael Peña  •  Michael Lerner  •  Billie Piper

Anonymous (2011) RT 46% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, the story advances the theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Jamie Campbell Bower  •  Rhys Ifans  •  David Thewlis  •  Joely Richardson

One Day (2011) RT 36% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lone Scherfig
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Romola Garai

Prometheus (2012) RT 73% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Noomi Rapace  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Charlize Theron  •  Idris Elba




What If (2013) RT 71% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Nov 2014

Wallace, a medical school dropout, has been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan, seems to be finding the perfect ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Dowse
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Zoe Kazan  •  Rafe Spall  •  Megan Park

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

Modern Life Is Rubbish (2009)

The classic scenario of a couple separating their CDs at the end of a relationship is given a new spin for the iPod generation.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Gill
CAST:  Rafe Spall  •  Rebecca Night  •  Frank Rizzo

Earthbound (2013) RT Audience 45%

At eleven years old Joe Norman is told by his dying father that he is an alien hiding on earth. Joe believes him. He grows up to be a die-hard fan-boy working in a comic shop. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alan Brennan
CAST:  Rafe Spall  •  Jenn Murray  •  Stephen Hogan  •  David Morrissey

Marple: Why Didn't They Ask Evans? (2011)

The cryptic final words of a dying man lead Miss Marple and two young adventurers to a dysfunctional family harboring dark secrets.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Renton
CAST:  Julia McKenzie  •  Sean Biggerstaff  •  Georgia Moffett  •  Richard Briers

Sus (2010) RT Audience 64%

Election Night 1979: Margaret Thatcher is about to come into power. A young black man is held on suspicion of murdering his pregnant wife. Officers Karn and Wilby, racist to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Heath
CAST:  Ralph Brown  •  Clint Dyer  •  Anjela Lauren Smith  •  Rafe Spall

The Chatterley Affair (2006) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2007

The trial, under The Obscene Publications Act, of the publishers of D.H. Lawrence's 'Lady Chatterley's Lover'in 1960 was a sensation that consumed the nation. The movie ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Hawes
CAST:  Rafe Spall  •  Louise Delamere  •  Mary Healey  •  Gerard Horan

The Scouting Book for Boys (2009) RT 61% / Audience 62%

Thomas Turgoose (This Is England) stars as David, a young boy who lives a carefree life on a coastal caravan park with his best friend Emily (Holliday Grainger). When David ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tom Harper
CAST:  Thomas Turgoose  •  Holliday Grainger  •  Steven Mackintosh  •  Rafe Spall

The World's End (2013) RT 89% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Martin Freeman  •  Eddie Marsan