Tag: Kenneth Branagh

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994) 6.4

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994)

Storyline:In 1794, in the Arctic Sea, Captain Robert Walton is a man obsessed to reach the North Pole, pushing his crew to exhaustion. When his ship hits an iceberg, it is stranded in the ice. Out of the blue, Captain...

Othello (1995) 6.8

Othello (1995)

Storyline:Iago convinces Othello, The Moor of Venice that his wife, Desdemona has been unfaithful. Iago is an evil, manipulative character with his own agenda. A plot of jealousy and rage transpires in this classic Sh...

As You Like It (2006) 6.1

As You Like It (2006)

Storyline:Rosalind, the daughter of Duke Senior (the banished Duke), is raised at the court of Duke Frederick (who is younger brother to Duke Senior and took over his Dukedom), with her cousin Celia (daughter to Duke ...

The Gingerbread Man (1998) 5.7

The Gingerbread Man (1998)

Storyline:Lawyer Rick Magruder has a one-night-stand affair with caterer Mallory Doss. He becomes hooked on her, and when he learns her nut-case father Dixon is threatening her, he puts the weight of his law firm behi...

Warm Springs (TV Movie 2005) 7.5

Warm Springs (TV Movie 2005)

Storyline:After polio threatens his political career in the early 1920s, Franklin D. Roosevelt (Sir Kenneth Branagh) desperately searches for a cure to his newly acquired disease, hoping to regain the use of his legs....

Celebrity (1998) 6.3

Celebrity (1998)

Storyline:New York City. Forty year old Lee Simon, a critically panned two time novelist who works as a travel writer (a job he hates) to earn a steady living, tells his shocked wife of sixteen years, English teacher ...

Anne Frank Remembered (1995) 8

Anne Frank Remembered (1995)

Storyline:Using previously unreleased archival material in addition to contemporary interviews, this academy award-winning documentary tells the story of the Frank family and presents the first fully-rounded portrait ...

Artemis Fowl (2020) 3.9

Artemis Fowl (2020)

Storyline:Artemis Fowl, a young criminal prodigy, hunts down a secret society of fairies to find his missing father.User Reviews:

The Road to El Dorado (2000) 6.9

The Road to El Dorado (2000)

Storyline:The story is about two swindlers who get their hands on a map to the fabled city of gold, El Dorado, while pulling off some sort of scam. Their plan goes bad and the rogues end up lost at sea after several m...

With Great Power: The STAN Lee Story (2010) 6.3

With Great Power: The STAN Lee Story (2010)

Storyline:At 89 years old, Stan Lee's name appears on more than one BILLION comics in 75 countries in 25 languages. Arguably the most recognized name in comics, Stan Lee has co-created over 500 legendary pop culture c...

Love’s Labour’s Lost (2000) 5.3

Love’s Labour’s Lost (2000)

Storyline:The King of Navarre and his three companions swear a very public oath to study together and to renounce women for three years. Their honour is immediately put to the test by the arrival of the Princess of Fr...

Conspiracy (2001) 7.2

Conspiracy (2001)

Storyline:The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the User Reviews: Quite well done recreation of the historical meeting. Good scri...

Looking for Richard (1996) 6.9

Looking for Richard (1996)

Storyline:Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of User Reviews:

Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope (2011) 6.6

Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope (2011)

Storyline:A behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Comic-Con, the world's largest comic book convention, and the fans who attend every year.User Reviews:

Cinderella (2015) 6.7

Cinderella (2015)

Storyline:When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing s...

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014) 6.1

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

Storyline:Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.User Reviews:

My Week with Marilyn (2011) 7

My Week with Marilyn (2011)

Storyline:Sir Laurence Olivier is making a movie in London. Young Colin Clark, an eager film student, wants to be involved and he navigates himself a job on the set. When movie star Marilyn Monroe arrives for the star...

All Is True (2018) 5.9

All Is True (2018)

Storyline:A look at the final days in the life of renowned playwright William Shakespeare.User Reviews: It has been years since a Kenneth Branagh film made me feel something in the way this does. His Hollywood success...

A Month in the Country (1987) 7.1

A Month in the Country (1987)

Storyline:Five centuries ago, a mural was created in a country church in the north of England, and then hidden under layers of white paint. Looking at it again will be a distraction, the Reverend Mr. Keach tells World...

Sleuth (2007) 6.5

Sleuth (2007)

Storyline:Two extremely clever British men are in a game of trickery and deceit. Andrew Wyke, an aging famous author who lives alone in a high-tech mansion, after his wife Maggie has left him for a younger man; and Mi...

Thor (2011) 7

Thor (2011)

Storyline:The warrior Thor (Chris Hemsworth) is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard by his father Odin (Sir Anthony Hopkins) for his arrogance and sent to Earth to live amongst humans. Falling in love with scien...

Much Ado About Nothing (1993) 7.4

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Storyline:Young lovers Hero and Claudio are to be married in one week. To pass the time, they conspire with Don Pedro to set a "lover's trap" for Benedick, an arrogant confirmed bachelor, and Beatrice, his favorite sp...

Hamlet (1996) 7.8

Hamlet (1996)

Storyline:Hamlet (Sir Kenneth Branagh), son of the King of Denmark (Brian Blessed), is summoned home for his father's funeral and his mother Gertrude's (Julie Christie's) wedding to his uncle Claudius (Sir Derek Jacob...

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002) 7.5

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

Storyline:Western Australia, 1931. Government policy includes taking half-white, half-Aboriginal children from their Aboriginal mothers and sending them a thousand miles away to what amounts to indentured servitude, "...