Search results for "Tilda Swinton"


The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger (2017)

The Ways of Seeing writer is celebrated by Tilda Swinton and her fellow admirers in an unorthodox four-part documentary that visits him at his Alpine home  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Tilda Swinton  •  Bartek Dziadosz  •  Christopher Roth  •  Colin MacCabe
CAST:  John Berger  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Colin MacCabe  •  Christopher Roth

Moonrise Kingdom (2012) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wes Anderson
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Bill Murray  •  Frances McDormand  •  Tilda Swinton

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) RT 72% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2009

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Brad Pitt  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Elle Fanning

Vanilla Sky (2001) RT 42% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2002

David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Kurt Russell

Adaptation (2002)

A love-lorn script writer grows increasingly desperate in his quest to adapt the book 'The Orchid Thief'.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Meryl Streep  •  Chris Cooper  •  Tilda Swinton

Broken Flowers (2005) RT 88% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2006

As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Julie Delpy  •  Sharon Stone  •  Tilda Swinton

Conceiving Ada (1999) RT 82% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Emmy Coer, a computer genius, devises a method of communicating with the past by tapping into undying information waves. She manages to reach the world of Ada Lovelace, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lynn Hershman-Leeson
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Francesca Faridany  •  Timothy Leary  •  Karen Black

Constantine (2005)

John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Francis Lawrence
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Shia LaBeouf  •  Djimon Hounsou

Edward II (1991) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2005

A modern-dress adaptation of Christopher Marlowe's Elizabethan tragedy about King Edward II's homosexual relationship with the ambitious Gaveston, and his overthrow by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  John Lynch  •  Steven Waddington  •  Andrew Tiernan  •  Kevin Collins

Orlando (1992)

In 1600, nobleman Orlando inherits his parents' house, thanks to Queen Elizabeth I, who commands the young man to never change. After a disastrous affair with Russian princess ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sally Potter
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Quentin Crisp  •  Jimmy Somerville  •  John Wood




Teknolust (2002) RT 30% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Anxious to use artificial life to improve the world, Rosetta Stone, a bio-geneticist creates a Recipe for Cyborgs and uses her own DNA in order to breed three Self Replicating ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lynn Hershman-Leeson
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Jeremy Davies  •  James Urbaniak  •  Karen Black

The Beach (2000) RT 19% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Danny Boyle
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Guillaume Canet  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Staffan Kihlbom

The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008) RT 67% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Dec 2008

One year after their incredible adventures in the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Adamson
CAST:  Ben Barnes  •  William Moseley  •  Anna Popplewell  •  Skandar Keynes

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) RT 76% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Adamson
CAST:  Georgie Henley  •  Skandar Keynes  •  William Moseley  •  Anna Popplewell

The War Zone (1999) RT 84% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jul 2000

An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Roth
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Lara Belmont  •  Colin Farrell

Young Adam (2003) RT 62% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2004

A young drifter working on a river barge disrupts his employers' lives while hiding the fact that he knows more about a dead woman found in the river than he admits.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Mackenzie
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Peter Mullan  •  Emily Mortimer

Blue (1993) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Against a plain, unchanging blue screen, a densely interwoven soundtrack of voices, sound effects and music attempt to convey a portrait of Derek Jarman's experiences with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  Nigel Terry  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Derek Jarman  •  John Quentin

The Statement (2003) RT 24% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Apr 2004

The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Alan Bates

Caravaggio (1986)

As influential Italian artist Caravaggio dies in exile in 1610, he recalls his short life, from his childhood to his initial artistic failures to his later triumphs as he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  Nigel Terry  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Sean Bean  •  Robbie Coltrane

The Garden (1990) RT Audience 74%

A nearly wordless visual narrative intercuts two main stories and a couple of minor ones. A woman, perhaps the Madonna, brings forth her baby to a crowd of intrusive ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Johnny Mills  •  Pete Lee-Wilson  •  Spencer Leigh