Search results for "Tony Haygarth"

Chicken Run (2000) RT 97% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Imelda Staunton

Clockwise (1986) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Dec 2001

An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Christopher Morahan
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Penny Leatherbarrow  •  Sharon Maiden  •  Alison Steadman

Dracula (1979) RT 64% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count Dracula seeks an immortal bride.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Frank Langella  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Kate Nelligan

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

Swept from the Sea (1998) RT 28% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 1998

The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Beeban Kidron
CAST:  Rachel Weisz  •  Vincent Pérez  •  Ian McKellen  •  Kathy Bates

Dreamchild (1985) RT 100% / Audience 83%

Exploring the somewhat darker and more mysterious side of the Lewis Carroll's classic book, the movie follows Alice Liddell (the book's inspiration) as an old woman who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Coral Browne  •  Ian Holm  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Caris Corfman

Fields of Gold (2002)

A two-part conspiracy thriller starring Anna Friel. An eager young photographer and a bitter tabloid hack are sent to investigate mysterious deaths at a cottage hospital. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bill Anderson
CAST:  Anna Friel  •  Phil Davis  •  Max Beesley  •  James Fleet

Class Of '76 (2005)

Inspector Tom Monroe (Robert Carlyle) investigates the mysterious death of several people that the only thing they have in common is being classmates. In addition, the deaths ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ashley Pearce
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Daniel Mays  •  Claire Skinner  •  Robert Glenister

The Dressmaker (1988) RT Audience 100%

In England during World War II, a repressed dressmaker and her sister struggle looking after their 17-year-old niece, who is having a delusional affair with an American soldier.  (more)

CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Jane Horrocks

The Woodlanders (1998) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2005

The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Phil Agland
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Emily Woof  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Cal Macaninch

Gracie! (2009)

In 1939 Gracie Fields, the 'Queen of Hearts', is at the height of her success as a singer and actress and the whole nation seems to wish her a speedy recovery from cervical ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Percival
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Tom Hollander  •  Ellie Haddington  •  Tony Haygarth

Prince of Jutland (1994)

A Danish prince seeks revenge upon the villain who killed the king and his son to usurp the throne.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Gabriel Axel
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Helen Mirren  •  Christian Bale  •  Brian Cox

Unman, Wittering and Zigo (1971) RT Audience 86%

A new school teacher learns that the previous teacher was killed by his pupils, and he fears the same will happen to him  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  David Hemmings  •  Douglas Wilmer  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Carolyn Seymour

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 • 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 • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Paul McGann  •  Lorcan Cranitch

The Human Factor (1979) RT 33% / Audience 19%

DVD release: Oct 2006

When Arthur Davis, a junior bachelor in the British secret service's African section, is seen taking a file with him to meet his girlfriend Cynthia- the brass fears he may be ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Richard Attenborough  •  Derek Jacobi  •  John Gielgud  •  Joop Doderer

Under the Greenwood Tree (2005) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Laughland
CAST:  Keeley Hawes  •  James Murray  •  Terry Mortimer  •  Richard Leaf

A Month in the Country (1987) RT Audience 73%

Set in the early 1920s, the film follows Tom Birkin, who has been employed to carry out restoration work on a Medieval mural discovered in a church in the small rural ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Pat O'Connor
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Jim Carter  •  Patrick Malahide