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Cast (feature film)

Theatre of Dreams (2012)
At the age of 75, legendary coach of Manchester United, Matt Busby, is robbed by a young football protege who has recently lost his father. Busby decides to do what he does best, teach the boy discipline by once again taking on the challenge of coaching football--only this time instead of the world

Casting (feature film)

Party, The (2018)
When Janet and her husband host a party at their London home to celebrate her promotion to a minister in the Shadow Cabinet, everyone's assumptions about love and loyalty are tested.
Absolutely Anything (2017)
Disillusioned schoolteacher Neil Clarke is suddenly granted the ability to do anything he wishes. These powers are bestowed upon him by a group of aliens, who are watching him from outer space. Unbeknownst to Neil, how he employs his newfound powers will dictate the fate of mankind. One wrong move a
Street Cat Named Bob, A (2016)
A recovering drug addict has his life transformed when he meet a stray ginger cat.
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, The (2009)
A fantastical morality tale, set in the present-day. It tells the story of Dr. Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a traveling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of g
Wimbledon (2004) as Casting
Peter Colt is an unlucky guy, scoring "love" both professionally and personally. Seeded near the bottom of the world tennis ranks, he manages to score a wild card, allowing him to play in the prestigious Wimbledon tournament. There, he meets and falls in love with American tennis star Lizzie Bradbury. Fueled by a mixture of his newfound luck, love and on-court prowess, Peter works his way up the ranks of the tournament players and actually stands a chance of fulfilling his lifelong dream of winning the men''s singles title--if his luck can just hold out.
Yes (2004) as Casting
A passionate love affair ensues between an American woman and a Middle-Eastern man in which they confront some of the greatest conflicts of our generation--religious, political, and sexual. Her betrayed and betraying English husband, Anthony, is a politician, and a philosophical cleaner witnesses th
My House in Umbria (2003) as Casting Director
Based on the story by William Trevor about a romance writer who lives in Italy, survives after a terrorist's bomb in her train in Italy. She finds solace by inviting the survivors to stay at her home in Umbria to recover. One of the victims is a young girl who is severly traumatized by the explosion
Gathering Storm, The (2002) as Casting Director
An intimate look at the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled moment in their lives. In the years before World War II, Churchill found himself on the fringe of British politics and a lone voice in the wilderness as he warned the world of a Nazi threat. Together
Man Who Cried, The (2000) as Casting
In 1927, fleeing persecution, a Russian Jewish girl named Fegele is bundled off on a boat to England. Fegele is re-named Suzie, sent to a Christian foster home and to school where she learns to sing. 10 years later she leaves England for Paris, where she becomes a chorus girl and befriends ambitious
Lover's Prayer (2000) as Casting
A tale of an innocent rich boy's infatuation with a beautiful young woman, who is summering next door. He quickly abandons his toys and pastimes for the thrill of her seductive ways. But when he is finally confronted with who she really and the entangled web she has spun, he is forced to become a ma
Titus (1999) as Casting
Titus Andronicus, the great Roman general, returns home victorious from a long war with the northern Goths during which all but his four remaining sons have died. Lucius, the eldest son, reminds Titus that part of the victory ritual is the human sacrafice of an enemy prisoner. Titus chooses the elde
Tango Lesson, The (1997) as Casting Director
A film director, Sally, is agonizing over the visuals to a film called "Rage," a $20 million epic on beauty and the glamorization of death. Between writing jags, she attends a tango concert and later approaches the Argentinian star Pablo about taking tango lessons. When maintenance on her apartment
Wind in the Willows, The (1997) as Casting
The adventures of Mole on a journey to the riverfront home of his buddy, Rat. Mole and Rat must put the brakes on their fast-paced friend Toad and stop the tyranny of arch speculators, the Weasels.
Neverending Story III, The (1997) as Casting (United Kingdom)
Bastian brings several of his friends from Fantasia to the human world to help him and his new step-sister in their fight against "The Nasties," who have stolen The Neverending Story book and are threatening to destroy Fantasia.
Deja Vu (1997) as Casting (United Kingdom)
Dana, a young American woman traveling on business in Jerusalem meets a mysterious older French woman with whom she has an instant rapport and who shares a fascinating story of lost love. When the French woman abruptly exits and leaves behind an antique ruby pin, Dana reschedules her trip to Paris to meet her fiance and instead searches for the French woman. Clues lead her to the English coastal town of Dover where she finds herself inexplicably drawn to an enigmatic, married painter. It is there that circumstances conspire to force them to fulfill their fate.
Adventures of Pinocchio, The (1996) as Casting
Geppetto is a lonely puppetmaker whose wooden creatures are the only family he knows. Years ago, he and his sweetheart carved their names into an old pine tree in Hidden Valley. But Geppetto was unable to declare his love, and she married his brother instead. One day, as he is traveling through the forest, a log from that forgotten tree finds its way into his wheelbarrel, inspiring Geppetto to carve a puppet he names Pinocchio, who magically begins to walk and talk! Determined to be a rael boy, Pinocchio goes looking for fun and adventure in an unfamiliar world. A nose that grows, a giant sea monster and a wild theme park are just some of the exploits he encounters. Pursued by the evil showman Lorenzini, Pinocchio must learn to sidestep the enticing traps set for him by the cunning Felinet and her partner Volpe. Finally with the help of a wise-cracking cricket named Pepe, Pinocchio foils his foes and learns that only a miracle of the heart can turn a puppet''s dream into reality.
Richard III (1995) as Casting Director
This compelling story of power and political intrigue portrays Richard III as England's most ruthless monarch, a charismatic malcontent who accedes to the throne through a delicious mix of treachery, seduction and murder. However, this adaptation is offered with a distinctive twist. Taking the chara
Innocent Lies (1995) as Casting (United Kingdom)
Two upper-class English siblings living in France in 1938 are suspects in a murder case.
Institute Benjamenta (1995) as Casting
Jakob von Gunten arrives at the Institute Benjamenta, a training school for domestic service, to enroll for its course--a single endlessly repeated lesson. He develops an unresolved and unarticulated attraction to the principal's beautiful wife, while attempting to penetrate the physical and mystica
American Friends (1993) as Casting (United Kingdom)
In 1861, a middle-aged Oxford professor resigns his post after falling for a young American woman while on vacation.
Playboys, The (1992) as Casting Director
In a small Northern Irish border town in 1957, a young unwed mother is the object of both fascination and scorn for the locals, as she keeps the identity of the baby's father unkown. When a troupe of travelling players sets up camp, she finds herself courted by the town's constable as well as a hand
Blame It on the Bellboy (1992) as Casting Director
A comedy of mistaken identity that takes place in Venice in the springtime.
Spirit (1992) as Casting
The spirit of a troubled young soldier in wartime Italy enters the life of a troubled young man in contemporary London.
Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989) as Casting
Baron Munchausen, with the help of a little girl and his four assistants, saves a town from being taken by the Turks.
Erik The Viking (1989) as Casting (United Kingdom)
Spoof about a viking warrior who did not want to rape and pillage.
Raggedy Rawney, The (1988) as Casting Director
Bellman and True (1987) as Casting Director
Haunted Honeymoon (1986) as Casting
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985) as Casting
Young John Watson is shipped off to boarding school and meets up with the brilliantly bizarre Sherlock Holmes. The two boys strike up a friendship and promptly become involved in the investigation of a number of mysterious murders. When their curiosity gets them into trouble with a dangerous religious cult, Watson and Holmes must struggle to avoid capture while attempting to notify the authorities.
King David (1985) as Casting
The biblical story of David's involvements with Saul, Goliath and Bathsheba.
Enigma (1983) as Casting (United Kingdom)
Champions (1983) as Casting
Witness for the Prosecution (1982) as Casting Director
With its high-powered cast, this remake of Billy Wilder's 1957 screen classic offers Ralph Richardson in his final TV role, as the shrewd but ill-tempered defense counsel, and Deborah Kerr in her first, as the garrulous nurse with the thankless task of seeing to his well-being. The ubiquitous John G
Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (1982) as Casting
Sumptuous fourteenth film version of the Victor Hugo classic with Anthony Hopkins' Quasimodo earning him an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Actor. Trivia buffs will note that this film's two stars -- Hopkins and Derek Jacobi, as Dom Claude Frollo, were TV's most famous Hitlers. Robert Powell, w
Missionary, The (1981) as Casting
Clash of the Titans (1981) as Casting
A Greek hero fights a series of monsters, including the dreaded gorgon, to win the woman he loves.
From a Far Country: Pope John Paul II (1981) as Casting
This British/Polish TV co-production, "presented by Lord Grade," traced the life of Karol Wojtyla from his boyhood in Poland to the Vatican, although the nominal stars are New Zealand actor Sam Neill and English actor Christopher Cazenove as two of his friends from the early years. Wojtyla is portra
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) as Casting
Luke Skywalker and his loyal band team up to do battle with Empire's forces who decide to enact revenge. Luke is taught by the Jedi master Yoda to master the "Force," something he will need when he meets Darth Vader in a startling confrontation.
Rough Cut (1980) as Casting
Zulu Dawn (1979)
The British military lead an ill-advised war against the Zulu nation.
All Quiet on the Western Front (1979)
Highly-acclaimed remake of the 1930 film classic about a young generation's disillusionment and eventual destruction by war. Richard Thomas and Ernest Borgnine took the roles played in the original by Lew Ayres and Louis Wolheim. This version received seven Emmy Award nominations: Outstanding Drama,
Lady Vanishes, The (1979) as Casting
On an express train travelling through pre-World War II Germany, American heiress Amanda Kelly (Cybill Shepherd) befriends a cute old nanny, Miss Froy (Angela Lansbury). But when Miss Froy disappears, everyone Amanda questions denies having ever seen her. Eventually Amanda persuades American photographer Robert Condon (Elliot Gould) to help her search the train, during which they discover that Miss Froy wasn't quite what she seemed.
Murder by Decree (1979) as Casting
(Mys ''79). Christopher Plummer, James Mason, David Hemmings, Anthony Quayle, Genevieve Bujold, Frank Finley, John Gielgud, Susan Oliver, Donald Sutherland. Jack the Ripper is the subject of this chilling Sherlock Holmes thriller which suggests that the prostitute slayer was a member of a Royal household. Christopher Plummer is Sherlock Holmes, James Mason is Dr. Watson, and Donald Sutherland plays a psychic (based on a real person who assisted Scotland Yard during the actual Ripper case).
The Great Gatsby (1974) as Additional Casting
A mysterious tycoon gets mixed up in a former love''''s tangled life.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Pulp (1972) as Casting dir
A pulp fiction novelist fights to survive an assignment to ghost write a controversial star's memoirs.
Get Carter (1971) as Casting
A small-time gangster searches for the truth behind his brother's death.
Say Hello to Yesterday (1971) as Casting
The Reckoning (1971) as Casting
Michael Marler, a successful business man in London, is about to make his way to the top. The death of his father brings him - after 37 years - back to his hometown Liverpool, where he is confronted with his lost Irish roots. He finds out that his father died because of a fight with some anglo-saxon teddy boys. It becomes "a matter of honour" for him, to take his revenge without involving the British police.
The Music Lovers (1971) as Casting dir
Unconventional account of composer Tchaikovsky''''s life and loves.
Goodbye Gemini (1970) as Casting
Unnaturally close twin siblings Jacki and Julian become enmeshed in the swinging London scene, where they attract the attention of the heavily endebted gambler Clive. Seeing a way out of his debts, Clive sets Julian up for a blackmail scheme, setting in motion a nightmarish sequence of events.
Otley (1969) as Casting dir
A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.
The Devil's Bride (1968) as Casting
Small town Satanists lure an innocent brother and sister into their coven.
Five Million Years to Earth (1968) as Casting
Subway excavations unearth a deadly force from beyond space and time.
A Challenge for Robin Hood (1968) as Casting
Robin Hood gathers a band of rebels to fight against his scheming cousin and the evil sheriff.
The Lost Continent (1968) as Casting
When a tramp steamer is attacked by a mass of living seaweed, the occupants are forced to take refuge on a strange island.
Frankenstein Created Woman (1967) as Casting
Baron Frankenstein puts a wrongly executed man's brain into a beautiful woman's body.
The Mummy's Shroud (1967) as Casting
The words on an Egyptian prince''''s burial shroud revive a vengeful mummy.
The Devil's Own (1966) as Casting
Following a horrifying experience with the occult in Africa, a schoolteacher moves to a small English village, only to discover that black magic resides there as well.

Casting (special)

Monsignor Quixote (1987) as Casting Director
A drama, adapted from a story by Graham Greene, about the friendship between a priest and a communist mayor. The two journey together from their village of El Toboso, Spain, to Madrid, both being on holiday. On the way to Madrid and back, they debate their totally opposite beliefs. Hectic encounters

Casting (TV Mini-Series)

Wedding Gift, The (1994) as Casting
Young Catherine (1991) as Casting Director
The wife of the Russian tsar fights to protect herself from palace intrigue and revolution.

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