Search results for "Saskia Reeves"

A Christmas Carol (1999) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Scrooge is a miserly old businessman in 1840's London. One Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Marley, his dead business partner. Marley foretells that Scrooge will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Hugh Jones
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Joel Grey  •  Ian McNeice

Different for Girls (1996) RT 48% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Richard Spence
CAST:  Rupert Graves  •  Steven Mackintosh  •  Miriam Margolyes  •  Charlotte Coleman

ID (1995) RT Audience 91%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Four policemen go undercover and infiltrate a gang of football hooligans hoping to route out their leaders. For one of the four, the line between 'job' and 'yob' becomes more ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Davis
CAST:  Reece Dinsdale  •  Richard Graham  •  Perry Fenwick  •  Sean Pertwee

Citizen Locke (1994)

Story of John Locke...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Piotrowska
CAST:  John Sessions  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Joss Ackland  •  Rufus Sewell

Mindscape (2013)

A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jorge Dorado
CAST:  Mark Strong  •  Taissa Farmiga  •  Brian Cox  •  Indira Varma

Our Kind of Traitor (2016) RT 70% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Oct 2016

A young Oxford academic and his attorney girlfriend holiday on Antigua. They bump into a Russian millionaire who owns a peninsula and a diamond watch. He wants a game of ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Susanna White
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Naomie Harris  •  Alicia von Rittberg

Salting the Battlefied (2014)

David Hare concludes his trilogy of films about MI5 renegade Johnny Worricker with another fugue on power, secrets and the British establishment. Johnny Worricker goes on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Hare
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Ewen Bremner

Nymphomaniac: Volume I (2013) RT 75% / Audience 69%

A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Stacy Martin  •  Shia LaBeouf

Antonia and Jane (1990)

Plain Jane Hartman hates her life. She's goofy, boring and only has sex if she reads Iris Murdoch novels out loud to her loopy boyfriend. Her oldest friend Antonia McGill ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Beeban Kidron
CAST:  Imelda Staunton  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Bill Nighy  •  Patricia Leventon

Page Eight (2011) RT 92% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Page Eight is lovingly turned, with elegant writing, a flawless cast and a heartfelt message from writer/director David Hare about the danger zone where spies and politicians ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Hare
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Bill Nighy  •  Michael Gambon

Traps (1994)

An erotic thriller set in 1950 French Occupied Indo-China.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pauline Chan
CAST:  Saskia Reeves  •  Robert Reynolds  •  Sami Frey  •  Jacqueline McKenzie

Heart (1999)

A woman, plastered in blood, is arrested by a grave, and a tale of loss, lust and jealousy slowly unfolds.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles McDougall
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Kate Hardie  •  Rhys Ifans

Red Riding: 1983 (2009) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Nine years on, another Morley child has gone missing on her way home from school. Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson is forced to remember the very similar ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  David Morrissey  •  Jim Carter  •  Sean Bean  •  Lisa Howard

A Line in the Sand (2004) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jun 2002

In a remote village on the Suffolk Coast, Frank Perry (Ross Kemp) waits for his past to catch up with him. Previously a spy for MI6 working on Iranian chemical and biological ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Hawes
CAST:  Ross Kemp  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Mark Bazeley  •  Ralph Ineson

Me and Orson Welles (2009) RT 85% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jul 2010

New York, 1937. A teenager hired to star in Orson Welles' production of Julius Caesar becomes attracted to a career-driven production assistant.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Linklater
CAST:  Ben Chaplin  •  Claire Danes  •  Zac Efron  •  Zoe Kazan

L.A. Without a Map (1999) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Nov 2009

An aspiring Hollywood actress, on a visit to a charming North England town, has a brief fling with the town undertaker, who also writes obituaries for the local paper. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mika Kaurismäki
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Julie Delpy  •  Vinessa Shaw  •  Vincent Gallo

The Tesseract (2003) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A psychologist, an Englishman, a bellboy and a wounded female assasin have their fates crossed at a sleazy Bangkok hotel.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oxide Pang Chun
CAST:  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Alexander Rendell  •  Carlo Nanni

De Premier (2016)

The family of the Belgian prime minister is kidnapped. To get them released, he must murder the American president.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Erik Van Looy
CAST:  Koen De Bouw  •  Charlotte Vandermeersch  •  Saskia Reeves  •  Adam Godley