Tag: Derek Jacobi

The Body (2001) 5.4

The Body (2001)

An ancient skeleton has been discovered in Jerusalem in a rich man's tomb. Coloration of the wrist and leg bones indicates the cause of death was crucifiction. Other signs, include a gold coin bearing the marks of Pontiu...

Ironclad (2011) 6.1

Ironclad (2011)

It is the year 1215 and the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal to the Magna Carta, a noble, seminal document that upheld the rights of free men. Yet within months of pledgi...

Muse of Fire (2013) 7.7

Muse of Fire (2013)

Two young London actors set out together to face the greatest challenge in the world of acting - Shakespeare.::DP & GT...

Come Away (2020) 3.1

Come Away (2020)

Eight-year-old Alice (Keira Chansa), her mischievous brother Peter (Jordan A. Nash) and their brilliant older sibling David (Reece Yates) let their imaginations run wild one blissful summer in the English countryside. En...

Say Your Prayers (2020) 4

Say Your Prayers (2020)

Two orphaned brothers turned radical Christian hitmen venture to rural Ilkley under the instruction of Father Enoch). Their mission: assassinate Professor John Huxley, famed atheist writer.::Production...

The Storyteller: Greek Myths s1 e4 Daedalus & Icarus 7.9

The Storyteller: Greek Myths s1 e4 Daedalus & Icarus

Daedalus was the greatest craftsman in Greece. Unfortunately his skill did not rub off on his son, Icarus. Jealosy and frustration forces the pair into a life on the run. Cruel King Minos of Crete asks Daedalus to design...

Three Sisters (1970) 6.5

Three Sisters (1970)

Olga, Masha and Irina Prozoroff (Louise Purnell) lead lonely and purposeless lives following the death of their father who had commanded the local army post. Olga attempts to find satisfaction in teaching, but secretly l...

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (2019) 3.5

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (2019)

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi tells the story of Lakshmibai, the historic Queen of Jhansi who fiercely led her army against the British East India Company in the infamous mutiny of 1857. From Queen Elizabeth to Queen Victo...

Nothing Is Truer than Truth-2018 7.3

Nothing Is Truer than Truth-2018

NOTHING IS TRUER THAN TRUTH is a feature length documentary about Edward de Vere, Seventeenth Earl of Oxford, A-list party boy on the continental circuit, who spent a year and a half in Venice and traveling in Europe, le...

The Host-2020 4.5

The Host-2020

A chance opportunity arises for Robert Atkinson, a London banker who risks his bank's money to leave the mundane behind and start a new life. To take advantage, he unwittingly signs up with a Chinese cartel to transport ...

Basil-1998 6

Basil-1998

Basil is the story of a sheltered, naive young aristocrat who finds a friend, John Mannion and through him meets Julia Sherwin. Basil falls in love with Julia, but she is below his class, and if his father finds out, he ...

The Gathering Storm-2002 7.5

The Gathering Storm-2002

In the 1930s, Sir Winston Churchill (Albert Finney) was out of government, sitting as a backbench Member of Parliament. His was a lonely voice warning about German rearmament and the coming of a second major war on the c...

Tomb Raider-2018 6.3

Tomb Raider-2018

Lara Croft is the fiercely independent daughter of an eccentric adventurer who vanished when she was scarcely a teen. Now a young woman of twenty-one without any real focus or purpose, Lara navigates the chaotic streets ...

The Odessa File-1974 7

The Odessa File-1974

After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former S.S. Captain who commanded a concentration camp during Worl...

The Secret of NIMH-1982 7.6

The Secret of NIMH-1982

Mrs. Brisby, a widowed mouse, lives in a cinder block with her children on the Fitzgibbon farm. She is preparing to move her family out of the field they live in as plowing time approaches, however her son Timothy has fa...

Henry V-1989 7.5

Henry V-1989

King Henry V of England is insulted by the King of France. As a result, he leads his army into battle against France. Along the way, the young King must struggle with the sinking morale of his troops and his own inner do...

Gladiator-2000 8.5

Gladiator-2000

Maximus is a powerful Roman general, loved by the people and the aging Emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Before his death, the Emperor chooses Maximus to be his heir over his own son, Commodus, and a power struggle leaves Maximu...

Grace of Monaco-2014 5.7

Grace of Monaco-2014

1961. Princess Grace, the former Grace Kelly, has been married to Prince Rainier of Monaco now for five years, they having two young children. Her transition from famed Oscar-winning Hollywood actress from a humble backg...

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon-1998 6.5

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon-1998

In the 1960s, British painter Francis Bacon (1909-1992) surprises a burglar and invites him to share his bed. The burglar, a working class man named George Dyer, thirty years younger than Bacon, accepts. Bacon finds Dyer...

The Human Factor-1979 6

The Human Factor-1979

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 the leak to Moscow, and allows Dr. Percival ...

Underworld: Evolution-2006 6.7

Underworld: Evolution-2006

This movie continues the saga of war between the vampires and the lycans. This movie goes back to the beginnings of the ancient feud between the two tribes as Selene, the beautiful vampire heroine, and Michael, the lycan...

The King’s Speech-2010 8

The King’s Speech-2010

Britain's Prince Albert must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment. Knowing that the country needs her husband to be able to communicate effectively, Elizabeth hires Lionel Logue, an Austral...

Cinderella-2015 6.9

Cinderella-2015

A girl named Ella (Cinderella) has the purest heart living in a cruel world filled with evil stepsisters and an evil stepmother out to ruin Ella's life. Ella becomes one with her pure heart when she meets the Prince and ...

There Be Dragons-2011 5.8

There Be Dragons-2011

A young journalist long ago rejected by his now aged and dying father finds himself investigating one of his father's former friends, a candidate for canonization. Uncovering the two men's complicated relationship from c...

Stratton-2017 4.8

Stratton-2017

A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell....