Search results for "Tom Courtenay"
Summerland

Summerland

Summerland
IMDb: 4.5
100

A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.

Genre: Drama, War
The Aeronauts

The Aeronauts

The Aeronauts
IMDb: 7.6
101

Pilot Amelia Wren and scientist James Glaisher find themselves in an epic fight for survival while attempting to make discoveries in a hot air balloon.

Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon
IMDb: 6.8
111

Raimund Gregorius, having saved a beautiful Portuguese woman from leaping to her death, stumbles upon a mesmerizing book by a Portuguese author, which compels him to suddenly abandon the boring…

The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass
IMDb: 6.1
113

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it’s…

Quartet

Quartet

Quartet
IMDb: 6.8
98

The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for retired musicians, the…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Barney Thomson

Barney Thomson

Barney Thomson
IMDb: 6.3
96

Barney Thomson, awkward, diffident, Glasgow barber, lives a life of desperate mediocrity and his uninteresting life is about to go from 0 to 60 in five seconds, as he enters…

45 Years

45 Years

45 Years
IMDb: 7.1
95

There is just one week until Kate Mercer’s 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Night of the Generals

The Night of the Generals

The Night of the Generals
IMDb: 7.3
148

An unusual World War II crime thriller about a Nazi investigation into the murder of a prostitute. Major Grau finds himself focusing on three suspects: the Generals Tanz, Kahlenberg and…

Flood

Flood

Flood
IMDb: 4.8
110

Timely yet terrifying, The Flood predicts the unthinkable. When a raging storm coincides with high seas it unleashes a colossal tidal surge, which travels mercilessly down England’s East Coast and…

Gambit

Gambit

Gambit
IMDb: 5.7
89

An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
A Dandy in Aspic

A Dandy in Aspic

A Dandy in Aspic
IMDb: 7.4
107

Double-agent Alexander Eberlin is assigned by the British to hunt out a Russian spy, known to them as Krasnevin. Only Eberlin knows that Krasnevin is none other than himself! Accompanying…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago
IMDb: 8.0
197

Doctor Zhivago is the filmed adapation of the Russian novel by Boris Pasternak from director David Lean that was an international success and today deemed a classic. Omar Sharif and…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Queen’s Corgi

The Queen’s Corgi

The Queen’s Corgi
IMDb: 5.3
85

“The Queen’s Corgi” is about the adventure of Rex, the British monarch’s most beloved dog, who loses track of his mistress and stumbles across a clan with dogs of all…

King & Country

King & Country

King & Country
IMDb: 7.5
85

During World War I a British soldier, charged with desertion, is defended by an officer who at first despises his actions and then grows to feel sympathy for him.

Genre: Drama, War
Operation Crossbow

Operation Crossbow

Operation Crossbow
IMDb: 6.6
115

Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2…

Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby
IMDb: 7.2
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…

Billy Liar

Billy Liar

Billy Liar
IMDb: 7.4
98

A young Englishman dreams of escaping from his working class family and dead-end job as an undertaker’s assistant. A number of indiscretions cause him to lie in order to avoid…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
King Rat

King Rat

King Rat
IMDb: 7.6
134

When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like…

Genre: Drama, War
The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
IMDb: 7.7
104

A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy’s reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary…

Genre: Drama, Sport
Grandpa’s Great Escape

Grandpa’s Great Escape

Grandpa’s Great Escape
IMDb: 6.9
64

Many years ago, Grandpa was a World War II flying ace, but sadly he is now suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. When his family can no longer look after him, he…

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
IMDb: 7.2
124

Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they…

King of Thieves

King of Thieves

King of Thieves
IMDb: 6.1
108

A caper film about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.

Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Last Orders

Last Orders

Last Orders
IMDb: 6.8
109

Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his…

Genre: Comedy, Drama