Tag: Albert Finney

The Duellists (1977) 7.4

The Duellists (1977)

Storyline:Set during the grand, sweeping Napoleonic age, an officer in the French army insults another officer and sets off a life-long enmity. The two officers, D'Hubert and Feraud, cross swords time and time again i...

Big Fish (2003) 8

Big Fish (2003)

Storyline:United Press International journalist Will Bloom and his French freelance photojournalist wife Josephine Bloom, who is pregnant with their first child, leave their Paris base to return to Will's hometown of ...

The Victors (1963) 7

The Victors (1963)

Storyline:War has no victors, only survivors. Killing destroys the killers as well as the killed; because it murders decency, self-respect and ultimately life itself. The story follows in the footsteps of a squad of y...

Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (2007) 7.3

Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (2007)

Storyline:Needing extra cash, two brothers conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a ser...

Skyfall (2012) 7.1

Skyfall (2012)

Storyline:When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by G...

Delivering Milo (2001) 5.4

Delivering Milo (2001)

Storyline:A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.User Reviews:

The Bourne Legacy (2012) 6.1

The Bourne Legacy (2012)

Storyline:New CIA operative Aaron Cross experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by the previous actions of Jason Bourne.User Reviews: Arguably the best Bourne film to-date. The acting is top-notch an...

The Gathering Storm (2002) 6.8

The Gathering Storm (2002)

Storyline:A love story offering an intimate look inside the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled, though little-known, moment in their lives.User Reviews:

The Dresser (1983) 7.7

The Dresser (1983)

Storyline:In a touring Shakespearean theater group, a backstage hand, the dresser, Norman (Sir Tom Courtenay), is devoted to the brilliant but tyrannical head of the company. He struggles to support deteriorating star...

Charlie Bubbles (1968) 6.5

Charlie Bubbles (1968)

Storyline: Charlie Bubbles, a writer, up from the working class of Manchester, England, who, in the course of becoming prematurely rich and famous, has mislaid a writer's basic tool - the capacity to feel and to respo...

Looker (1981) 6.1

Looker (1981)

Storyline:Plastic surgeon Larry Roberts performs a series of minor alterations on a group of models who are seeking perfection. The operations are a resounding success. But when someone starts killing his beautiful pa...

Tom Jones (1963) 6.6

Tom Jones (1963)

Storyline:In eighteenth-century England, "first cousins" Tom Jones and Master Blifil grew up together in privilege in the western countryside, but could not be more different in nature. Tom, the bastard son of one of ...

Miller’s Crossing (1990) 7.8

Miller’s Crossing (1990)

Storyline:Tom Reagan (played by Gabriel Byrne) is the right-hand man, and chief adviser, to a mob boss, Leo (Albert Finney). Trouble is brewing between Leo and another mob boss, Johnny Caspar (Jon Polito), over the ac...

Two for the Road (1967) 7.5

Two for the Road (1967)

Storyline:Married early thirty-somethings Joanna and Mark Wallace are making the three day drive from their home in London to St. Tropez for the unveiling of the lavish house Mark, a successful architect, designed for...

Wolfen (1981) 6.3

Wolfen (1981)

Storyline:A city cop is assigned to solve a bizarre set of violent murders where it appears that the victoms were killed by animals. In his pursuit he learns of an Indian legend about wolf spirits. Wri...

A Good Year (2006) 7

A Good Year (2006)

Storyline:After years of no contact with his Uncle Henry, London banker and bond trader Max Skinner learns that Henry has died intestate, so Max inherits a ch√Ęteau and vineyard in Provence. Max spent part of his child...

The Playboys (1992) 6.3

The Playboys (1992)

Storyline:A young woman, Tara Maguire (Robin Wright) scandalizes her provincial Irish village in the 1950s by having a baby out of wedlock, and refusing to name the father. She has a rare beauty and every man in town ...

Amazing Grace (2006) 7.5

Amazing Grace (2006)

Storyline:In 1797, William Wilberforce, the great crusader for the British abolition of slavery, is taking a vacation for his health even while he is sicker at heart for his frustrated cause. However, meeting the char...

Loophole (1981) 5.9

Loophole (1981)

Storyline:When architect Stephen Booker loses his partnership, he finds jobs hard to come by, and with money in short supply, he unwittingly becomes involved in a daring scheme to rob one of London's biggest bank vaul...

Murder on the Orient Express (1974) 7.3

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Storyline:The first class compartment of the December 1935 departure of the Orient Express from Istanbul is full, unusual for this time of the year. Regardless, famed and fastidious Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, ...

Annie (1982) 6.5

Annie (1982)

Storyline:In the depths of the 1930's, Annie is a fiery young orphan girl who must live in a miserable orphanage run by the tyrannical Miss Hannigan. Her seemingly hopeless situation changes dramatically when she is s...