Search results for "Robert Lindsay"


Divorcing Jack (1998) RT Audience 85%

He's Irish, he's ageing, he drinks, is a touch cynical and when he has time writes a newspaper column. On the eve of the country's first election as an independent state, Dan ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Caffrey
CAST:  David Thewlis  •  Rachel Griffiths  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Laura Fraser

Fierce Creatures (1997) RT 53% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi  •  Robert Young
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Kevin Kline  •  Robert Lindsay

Wimbledon (2004) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Loncraine
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Paul Bettany  •  Sam Neill  •  James McAvoy

Strike It Rich (1990) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 1990

A London accountant on his honeymoon gets swept away by gambling fever.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  James Scott
CAST:  Robert Lindsay  •  Molly Ringwald  •  John Gielgud  •  Max Wall

Hornblower: The Examination for Lieutenant (1998)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Denis Lawson  •  Ian McNeice

Remember Me? (1997)

A domestic farce exposes the eccentricities of a "typical" middle class, suburban family who find their lives thrown into a crisis with the unexpected arrival of one of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nick Hurran
CAST:  Imelda Staunton  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Natalie Walter  •  Rik Mayall

The Even Chance (1998)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Dorian Healy  •  Michael Byrne

Gideon's Daughter (2005) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2006

Bill Nighy and Miranda Richardson star in a story of grief and celebrity, set in the intense spring and summer of New Labour's election victory and Diana's death. Nighy is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Emily Blunt  •  Robert Lindsay

Friends and Crocodiles (2005) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2006

Paul Reynolds is a Gatsby-like figure: owner of a magnificent house, the host of great parties, and a collector of interesting people. He persuades Lizzie Thomas, a secretary ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Damian Lewis  •  Jodhi May  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Patrick Malahide

Grace of Monaco (2014) RT 11% / Audience 25%

The story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly's crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco's Prince Rainier III and France's Charles De Gaulle ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Olivier Dahan
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Milo Ventimiglia  •  Paz Vega  •  Tim Roth




Shakespeare Comedies: A Midsummer Night's Dream (1981)

The second televised production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" with Helen Mirren in the cast, although this time in a different role (Titania). In the 1968 production, which ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Elijah Moshinsky
CAST:  Phil Daniels  •  Helen Mirren  •  Brian Glover  •  Nigel Davenport

Broadway's Lost Treasures II (2004) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 2004

The annual Tony Award broadcast provides the only filmed record of Broadway's best for audiences to experience as if they were front-row-center on opening night. This second ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Gregory Hines  •  Nathan Lane  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Katharine Hepburn

Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (1999) RT Audience 88%

Horatio Homblower, now promoted to Acting Lieutenant, captures the French ship Le Reve off the Spanish coast. The Captain of the French ship is furious that such a youngster ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Cherie Lunghi  •  Christopher Fulford

Hornblower: Mutiny (2001)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  David Warner  •  Nicholas Jones

Hornblower: Duty (2003)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Paul McGann  •  Ron Cook

Hornblower: Loyalty (2003)

Hornblower is given a dangerous mission to deliver an emigre French nobleman to a secret rendezvous near Brest while coping with enemy agents in his own ranks.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Paul McGann  •  Lorcan Cranitch

Hornblower: Retribution (2001) RT Audience 91%

Hornblower and the other officers of the Renown must return to Jamaica to face a court-martial and possible execution for their actions in relieving their unstable captain.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  David Warner  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Nicholas Jones

The Wrong War (aka The Frogs and the Lobsters) (1999)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Antony Sher  •  John Shrapnel