Search results for "Rita Tushingham"

Being Julia (2004) RT 76% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Julia Lambert is a true diva: beautiful, talented, weathly and famous. She has it all - including a devoted husband who has mastermined her brilliant career - but after years ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  István Szabó
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Annette Bening  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Leigh Lawson

Doctor Zhivago (1965) RT 81% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Doctor Zhivago is the filmed adapation of the Russian novel by Boris Pasternak from director David Lean that was an international success and today deemed a classic. Omar ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Omar Sharif  •  Julie Christie  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Rod Steiger

The Guru (1969)

Britain's top pop artiste, Tom Pickle, travels to Bombay, India, circa 1960s to learn to play the sitar from renowned maestro Ustad Zafar Khan.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Ivory
CAST:  Rita Tushingham  •  Michael York  •  Utpal Dutt  •  Madhur Jaffrey

The Bed-Sitting Room (1969)

In the hazy aftermath of World War III, the fallout from a 'nuclear misunderstanding' is producing strange mutations amongst the survivors, and the noble Lord Fortnum finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Rita Tushingham  •  Ralph Richardson  •  Peter Cook  •  Dudley Moore

Black Journal (1977)

Black Journal (originally titled Gran Bollito) is a 1977 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It is based on the real life events of Leonarda Cianciulli, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mauro Bolognini
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Max von Sydow  •  Mario Scaccia  •  Renato Pozzetto

Sunday Pursuit (1990)

Thomas Wilkins has faithfully worked his entire life on Saville Row. Suddenly he is fired by his boss Mr Gerald, who wants a younger man with new ideas. Thomas advertise under ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mai Zetterling
CAST:  Denholm Elliott  •  Rita Tushingham  •  Simon Shepherd  •  David Trevena

Out of Depth (2000)

Based on a true story and in the same mould as Get Carter and Nil by Mouth, Out of Depth is a hard hitting, contemporary character based thriller. A gritty expose of the South ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon Marshall
CAST:  Sean Maguire  •  Danny Midwinter  •  Nicholas Ball  •  Phil Cornwell

Swing (1999) RT 43% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2000

When Martin Luxford (Hugo Speer) leaves jail, he decides to form a swing band, having been taught to play the saxophone by his cellmate Jack. Returning to his native Liverpool ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
CAST:  Hugo Speer  •  Lisa Stansfield  •  Alexei Sayle  •  Rita Tushingham

The Calling (2010) RT Audience 23%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Joanna - a university student - leaves her course to become a nun.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
CAST:  Emily Beecham  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Susannah York  •  Rita Tushingham

The Wee Man (2013) RT 21% / Audience 44%

The true life story of the rise to power of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Burdis
CAST:  John Hannah  •  Martin Compston  •  Patrick Bergin  •  Stephen McCole

Seamonsters (2011)

Two teenage best friends growing up in a forgotten British seaside town. When a mysterious new girl comes between them the friendship is torn apart and their lives are changed ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Kerridge
CAST:  Jack McMullen  •  Reece Noi  •  Leila Mimmack  •  Georgia Henshaw

Outside Bet (2012) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Feb 2015

A group of print workers in 1980s London club together to buy a race horse.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sacha Bennett
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Vincent Regan  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Phil Davis

The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway (1988) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Larger-than-life American author Ernest Hemingway is the subject of this biopic that chronicles the famous writer's life from childhood to his suicide at age 61. Haunted by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  José María Sánchez
CAST:  Victor Garber  •  Joe Pesci  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Karen Black

The Hideout (2007)

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GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Pupi Avati
CAST:  Laura Morante  •  Rita Tushingham  •  Treat Williams  •  Burt Young

Under the Skin (1997) RT 87% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Although married and pregnant Rose has always been Mother's favorite, it is younger sister Iris whose life is shaken up by Mother's death. Suffocating, Iris spirals out of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carine Adler
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Claire Rushbrook  •  Rita Tushingham  •  Christine Tremarco

Straight On till Morning (1972)

Brenda moved to London to begin living those intoxicated fantasies that all young women imagine city life to offer. Soon after her arrival she begins a relationship with Peter ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Collinson
CAST:  Rita Tushingham  •  Shane Briant  •  Katya Wyeth  •  Annie Ross

Mysteries (1978)

DVD release: Apr 2008

In the winter of 1891 a stranger arrives in a small coastal town on the Isle of Man. His presence soon disturbs the lives of the local inhabitants, especially the beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Paul de Lussanet
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Sylvia Kristel  •  David Rappaport  •  Rita Tushingham

Green Eyes (1977)

Disillusioned Vietnam veteran Lloyd Dubeck travels back to Southeast Asia in search among thousands of war orphans for the son he left behind.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Paul Winfield  •  Rita Tushingham  •  Jonathan Goldsmith  •  Victoria Racimo