Search results for "Jim Broadbent"
Einstein and Eddington

Einstein and Eddington

Einstein and Eddington
IMDb: 7.3
90

A look at the evolution of Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity, and Einstein’s relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to understand his ideas.

A Sense of History

A Sense of History

A Sense of History
IMDb: N/A
26

Jim Broadbent wrote and starred in this short film directed by none other than Mike Leigh. As a member of the landed gentry, the 23rd Earl of Leete has a…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Postman Pat: The Movie

Postman Pat: The Movie

Postman Pat: The Movie
IMDb: 4.6
88

Like always, Postman Pat is happily going about his duty delivering letters and parcels around the fictional town of Greendale. One day, auditions for the TV talent show, “You’re the…

Arthur Christmas

Arthur Christmas

Arthur Christmas
IMDb: 7.1
97

Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to…

King Lear

King Lear

King Lear
IMDb: 6.1
115

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.

Genre: Drama
Get Santa

Get Santa

Get Santa
IMDb: 6.2
102

A father and son must team up to save Christmas when they discover Santa Claus sleeping in their garage, having crashed his sleigh and found himself on the run from…

Genre: Comedy, Family
Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle
IMDb: 7.4
106

The feel-good story of Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help…

Bridget Jones’s Diary

Bridget Jones’s Diary

Bridget Jones’s Diary
IMDb: 6.7
97

A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby
IMDb: 7.1
132

The Charles Dickens story of Nicholas Nickleby, a young boy in search of a better life for his recently torn-apart family. A young compassionate man struggles to save his family…

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
IMDb: 6
108

Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he’s a conservative voter, she has to deal with a new boss, a strange contractor…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
IMDb: 6.1
122

Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
IMDb: 7.6
153

As Harry begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as ‘Property of the Half-Blood Prince’, and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort’s dark past.

Inkheart

Inkheart

Inkheart
IMDb: 6.1
106

The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.

The Legend of Tarzan

The Legend of Tarzan

The Legend of Tarzan
IMDb: 6.2
109

Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Bridget Jones’s Baby

Bridget Jones’s Baby

Bridget Jones’s Baby
IMDb: 6.5
123

Breaking up with Mark Darcy leaves Bridget Jones over 40 and single again. Feeling that she has everything under control, Jones decides to focus on her career as a top…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Lady in the Van

The Lady in the Van

The Lady in the Van
IMDb: 6.7
104

The true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who ‘temporarily’ parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas
IMDb: 7.4
172

A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one…

King of Thieves

King of Thieves

King of Thieves
IMDb: 5.5
108

London, England, April 2015. Brian Reader, a retired thief, gathers an unlikely gang of burglars to perpetrate the biggest and boldest heist in British history. The thieves assault the Hatton…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Dolittle

Dolittle

Dolittle
IMDb: 5.6
101

After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle, famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor…

Black ’47

Black ’47

Black ’47
IMDb: 6.8
100

In 1847, when Ireland is in the grip of the Great Famine that has ravaged the country for two long years, Feeney, a hardened Irish Ranger who has been fighting…

Genre: Drama, Western
Paddington

Paddington

Paddington
IMDb: 7.2
96

A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a new home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn

Brooklyn
IMDb: 7.5
111

In 1950s Ireland and New York, young Eilis Lacey has to choose between two men and two countries.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Gangs of New York

Gangs of New York

Gangs of New York
IMDb: 7.5
167

It’s 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Filth

Filth

Filth
IMDb: 7.1
97

A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Le Week-End

Le Week-End

Le Week-End
IMDb: 6.3
93

Nick and Meg Burrows return to Paris, the city where they honeymooned, to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary and rediscover some romance in their long-lived marriage. The film follows the…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days
IMDb: 5.9
120

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.

Richard III

Richard III

Richard III
IMDb: 7.4
104

A murderous lust for the British throne sees Richard III (Ian McKellen) descend into madness. Though the setting is transposed to the 1930s, England is torn by civil war, split…

Genre: Drama, War
Valiant

Valiant

Valiant
IMDb: 5.5
76

Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they are hiring recruits for the Royal Homing Pigeon Service, he…

Enchanted April

Enchanted April

Enchanted April
IMDb: 7.3
89

Based on Elizabeth Von Arnim’s novel, four Englishwomen rent an Italian villa on holiday.

Genre: Drama, Romance
New Town Utopia

New Town Utopia

New Town Utopia
IMDb: 7.4
80

What happened when we built Utopia? New Town Utopia is feature documentary about the power of art, architecture, the state of the nation – and some rather angry puppets.

Genre: Documentary
Little Voice

Little Voice

Little Voice
IMDb: 6.9
97

After the death of her father, Little Voice or LV becomes a virtual recluse, never going out and hardly ever saying a word. She just sits in her bedroom listening…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Young Visiters

The Young Visiters

The Young Visiters
IMDb: 6.8
90

The Young Visiters, written in twelve days by nine-year-old Daisy Ashford in 1890, is a surreal blend of naiveté, precocious perception and inadvertent social satire.

Iris

Iris

Iris
IMDb: 7
91

True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Blackadder’s Christmas Carol

Blackadder’s Christmas Carol

Blackadder’s Christmas Carol
IMDb: 8
43

Pleasant Ebenezer Blackadder is turned into a cruel and witty miser after seeing visions of his ancestors and descendants.

The Young Victoria

The Young Victoria

The Young Victoria
IMDb: 7.3
105

As the only legitimate heir of England’s King William, teenage Victoria gets caught up in the political machinations of her own family. Victoria’s mother wants her to sign a regency…

The Weather Inside

The Weather Inside

The Weather Inside
IMDb: 5.6
100

A luxury hotel in a conflict zone. Development aid worker Dorothea begins an affair with a young drifter, Alec, but what starts as sweet distraction brings her dangerously close to…

Genre: Drama
The Magic Roundabout

The Magic Roundabout

The Magic Roundabout
IMDb: 5.2
85

A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor — the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad…

Genre: Animation, Family
Art School Confidential

Art School Confidential

Art School Confidential
IMDb: 6.3
102

Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Shout

The Shout

The Shout
IMDb: 6.7
86

Bored while officiating a cricket match at a psychiatric hospital, Crossley tells Graves (a visitor) the tale of a mysterious stranger (also named Crossley) who invades the lives and house…

Genre: Drama, Horror
The Hit

The Hit

The Hit
IMDb: 7
98

Ex-gangster Willie Parker has betrayed his former “colleagues” and now lives in Spain where he thinks he can hide from their vengeance…