Tag: Kenneth Branagh

Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe (2014) (TV) 7.5

Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe (2014) (TV)

A look at the story behind Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes footage from all of the Marvel films, the Marvel One-Shots and "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."::An...

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994) 6.4

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994)

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 Walton and h...

Othello (1995) 6.8

Othello (1995)

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 Shakespearean t...

As You Like It (2006) 6.1

As You Like It (2006)

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 Frederick). S...

The Gingerbread Man (1998) 5.7

The Gingerbread Man (1998)

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 behind Mallory, h...

Warm Springs (2005) (TV) 7.5

Warm Springs (2005) (TV)

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. He learns of...

Anne Frank Remembered (1995) 8

Anne Frank Remembered (1995)

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 of their bras...

Tenet (2020) 7.9

Tenet (2020)

In a twilight world of international espionage, an unnamed CIA operative, known as The Protagonist, is recruited by a mysterious organization called Tenet to participate in a global assignment that unfolds beyond real ti...

Artemis Fowl (2020) 4

Artemis Fowl (2020)

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

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story-2010 7.2

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story-2010

A feature length documentary on the life and creations of Stan Lee. Stan Lee is the co-creator of Spider-Man, Hulk, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Iron Man and over 200 other characters that can be found in comic books, movie sc...

Love’s Labour’s Lost-2000 6

Love’s Labour’s Lost-2000

The King of Navarre and his three companions swear a very public oath to study together and to renounce women for three years. Their honor is immediately put to the test by the arrival of the Princess of France and her t...

Conspiracy-2001 7.7

Conspiracy-2001

In January 1942, as the United States enters World War II, a conference assembles near Berlin. S.S. General Heydrich and his associate, Lieutenant Eichmann call the meeting to discuss the "evacuation" of Germany's Jews a...

Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope-2011 7

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

Since 1970, Comic-Con in San Diego has grown from an small and obscure comic book event, to a major multi-media extravaganza attracting thousands. As various creative celebrities discuss what attracts them to this shindi...

Thor-2011 7

Thor-2011

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 scientist Jane Fos...

Rabbit-Proof Fence-2002 7.4

Rabbit-Proof Fence-2002

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, "to save them ...

All Is True-2018 6.1

All Is True-2018

A look at the final days in the life of renowned playwright William Shakespeare....

The Road to El Dorado-2000 6.9

The Road to El Dorado-2000

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 misfortunes. O...

Valkyrie-2008 7.1

Valkyrie-2008

In Nazi Germany during World War II, as the tide turned in favor of the Allies, a cadre of senior German officers and politicians desperately plot to topple the Nazi regime before the nation is crushed in a nearly inevit...

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...

Hamlet-1996 7.8

Hamlet-1996

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 Jacobi). In a supe...

A Month in the Country-1987 6.9

A Month in the Country-1987

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 War I vetera...

My Week with Marilyn-2011 7

My Week with Marilyn-2011

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 start of shooting...

Much Ado About Nothing-1993 7.3

Much Ado About Nothing-1993

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 sparring partne...

Dead Again-1991 6.9

Dead Again-1991

Mike Church is a Los Angeles private detective who specializes in finding missing persons. He takes on the case of a mute woman who is suffering from a total amnesia and doesn't even know her name. She keeps having night...

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit-2014 6.2

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit-2014

This new version of the saga of C.I.A. analyst Jack Ryan begins as Jack attends the London School of Economics. 9/11 happens. He subsequently enlists in the Marines, sustaining severe injuries when the chopper deploying ...

Wild Wild West-1999 4.9

Wild Wild West-1999

Jim West is a guns-a-blazing former Civil War hero. Artemus Gordon is an inventive U.S. Marshal who excels in disguise. When the United States is threatened by psychotic Confederate Arliss Loveless, President Ulysses S G...

Sleuth-2007 6.5

Sleuth-2007

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 Milo Tindle, an...

Peter’s Friends-1992 7

Peter’s Friends-1992

Seven friends in an acting troupe graduate from Cambridge University in 1982 and go their separate ways. Ten years later, Peter inherits a large estate from his father, and invites the rest of the gang to spend New Year'...

Murder on the Orient Express-2017 6.5

Murder on the Orient Express-2017

Hercule Poirot, the best detective in the world decides to travel on the Orient Express. The train accidentally gets stopped because of a small avalanche. Little did he know that a murder was planned and that a person on...

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 ...