Search results for "Sting"

Bee Movie (2007) RT 51% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Hickner  •  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Jim Cummings  •  Matthew Broderick

Dune (1984) RT 57% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 1998

In the year 10,191, the world is at war for control of the desert planet Dune – the only place where the time-travel substance 'Spice' can be found. But when one leader gives ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Lynch
CAST:  Francesca Annis  •  Leonardo Cimino  •  Brad Dourif  •  José Ferrer

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) RT 76% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Nick Moran  •  Jason Statham

Plenty (1985)

David Hare's account of a one-time French freedom fighter who gradually realizes that her post-war life is not meeting her expectations.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Tracey Ullman  •  John Gielgud  •  Sting

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

Stormy Monday (1988) RT 73% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Sep 2002

When a corrupt American businessman tries to strong arm his way into businesses in Newcastle, England, he is thwarted by an club attendant and his waitress girlfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Melanie Griffith  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Sting  •  Sean Bean

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988) RT 92% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 1998

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  John Neville  •  Eric Idle  •  Sarah Polley  •  Oliver Reed

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

The Filth and the Fury (2000) RT 95% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Julien Temple's second documentary profiling punk rock pioneers the Sex Pistols is an enlightening, entertaining trip back to a time when the punk movement was just ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Julien Temple
CAST:  John Lydon  •  Steve Jones  •  Sid Vicious  •  Glen Matlock

Urgh! A Music War (1981) RT Audience 86%

Urgh! A Music War is a British film released in 1982 featuring performances by punk rock, new wave, and post-punk acts, filmed in 1980. Among the artists featured in the movie ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Derek Burbidge
CAST:  Sting  •  Stewart Copeland  •  Devo  •  Andy Summers

Twenty Feet from Stardom (2013)

Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Morgan Neville
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Mick Jagger  •  Sting  •  Sheryl Crow

Can’t Stand Losing You (2012)

Based on the acclaimed memoir by renowned guitarist Andy Summers, Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police follows Summers’ journey from his early days in the psychedelic ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Lauren Lazin  •  Andy Grieve
CAST:  Sting  •  Stewart Copeland  •  Andy Summers

The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (1982) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 1989

Following the success of the 1979 show and the financial benefits accruing to Amnesty from the spin-off movie, TV special and record albums – Cleese, Lewis and Walker planned ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Julien Temple
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Jeff Beck  •  Alan Bennett  •  Graham Chapman

Live Aid (1985)

Live Aid was held on 13 July 1985, held simultaneously in Wembley Stadium in London, England, and the John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia, United States. It was one of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Vincent Scarza
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  David Bowie  •  Mick Jagger  •  Paul McCartney

Artemis 81 (1981) RT Audience 50%

Paranormal novelist Gideon Harlax is drawn into a battle between the forces of good, represented by alien angel Helith, and the forces of evil, represented by Helith's evil ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alastair Reid
CAST:  Hywel Bennett  •  Roland Curram  •  Dinah Stabb  •  Sting

Sting: Live in Berlin (2010)

Culled from Sting's critically acclaimed world tour, Symphonicity, this exclusive live CD/DVD compilation features many of his greatest hits, including "Roxanne," "Every ...  (more)

CAST:  Sting  •  Dominic Miller  •  Branford Marsalis

Resident Alien (1990) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Sep 2005

At age 73, writer and melancholy master of the bon mot, Quentin Crisp (1908-1999), became an Englishman in New York. Rossiter's camera follows Crisp about the streets of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Nossiter
CAST:  Quentin Crisp  •  John Hurt  •  Sting

Music for Montserrat (1997) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Music For Montserrat is a concert, held on September 15, 1997 in the Royal Albert Hall. Musicians came together for Montserrat. Phil Collins, Ray Cooper, Carl Perkins, Jimmy ...  (more)

CAST:  Phil Collins  •  Carl Perkins  •  Mark Knopfler  •  Sting

Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (2006) RT 30% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Imagine the possibilities….. "Possibilities" is the musical event of the year. The album is a series of inspired encounters between Herbie Hancock and world-renowned musicians ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Doug Biro  •  Jon Fine
CAST:  Herbie Hancock  •  Sting  •  Annie Lennox  •  Jonny Lang

Chris Botti: Live with Orchestra and Special Guests (2006) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Aug 2006

December 2005. Los Angeles, California. Trumpeter Chris Botti, on the heels of his break- through gold certified album "When I Fall In Love", and the record-breaking follow up ...  (more)

CAST:  Chris Botti  •  Sting  •  Jill Scott  •  Paula Cole