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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Waiting Room, The (2007)
Lone parent Anna is involved with next-door neighbor George, whose marriage has settled into a rut. Meanwhile care worker Stephen is having doubts about his own long-term relationship. When Anna and Stephen meet by chance, each glimpses the happiness that has hitherto been so elusive.
2.
Copying Beethoven (2006)
The love story of Ludwig von Beethoven and his beautiful assistant during the time he was completing his Ninth Symphony.
3.
Day of Wrath (2006)
During the Spanish Inquisition, a sheriff of a provincial town must find the answers to a series of bizarre murders before the whole town is condemned.
4.
Miss Potter (2006)
Biography of children's author Beatrix Potter, including how she overcame a domineering mother and the chauvinism of Victorian England to become a best-selling author.
5.
Nanny McPhee (2006)
Nanny McPhee, a woman with special powers, enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown and attempts to tame his seven children. In the process, the children begin to notice that their misbehaving has magical and startling consequences.
6.
Unleashed (2005)
On and beneath the meanest streets of Glasgow, fiery gangster Bart is merciless with debtors, would-be rivals, and anyone else to whom he takes even a passing dislike. How does Bart maintain his chokehold? Through his unwitting enforcer Danny, who he has "raised" since boyhood. Danny has been kept as a near-prisoner by his "Uncle" Bart; trained to attack and, if necessary, kill. Danny knows little of life, except the brutal existence that Bart has so crudely and cruelly fashioned for him. But when Danny has a chance encounter with soft-spoken blind piano tuner Sam, he senses true kindness and compassion for the first time and experiences the transforming power of music. When a sudden gangland coup separates Danny from Bart and his mob, Danny is at last away from the underworld. He takes refuge with Sam and his spunky teenaged stepdaughter Victoria. Sam and Victoria open their home and hearts to Danny, who begins to envision a new future for himself. However, the mob will not give up its prize pupil so easily, and Danny must soon fight again, and fight back, to protect his new family and bury his troubled past.
7.
Little Trip to Heaven, A (2005)
When a scam artist dies with a million-dollar life insurance policy, his sister and her husband try to collect, but an insurance investigator has different plans.
8.
Blinded (2004)
Running from a dark secret, a young man takes up a job as a groundsman for a blind, reclusive, wealthy man. The young man soon begins an affair with the blind man's wife, evoking a murderous rage in the cuckold.
9.
Two Men Went to War (2003) as Faith
Based on a true story, Sergeant Peter King of the Army Dental Corps, too old to fight, and Private Leslie Cuthbertson, a trainee dental mechanic in the Corps, are thrown together by their passionate desire to see active service. Armed with just two revolvers and a dozen grenades, King persuades Cuth
10.
Brush With Fate (2003) as Maria
Adaptation of Susan Vreelands's collection of stories that trace the history and ownership of what may be an undiscovered work of art by 17th century Dutch painter Jan Vermeer.
11.
Time Machine, The (2002) as Mrs Watchit
Scientist and inventor Alexander Hartdegen is determined to prove that time travel is possible. His determination is turned to desperation by a personal tragedy that now drives him to want to change the past. Testing his theories with a time machine of his own invention, Hartdegen is hurtled 800,000 years into the future. There he finds a post-apocalyptic world where he discovers that mankind has been divided into the hunter... and the hunted.
12.
Lost Lover, The (2001) as Grandmother
Adam and Asya have lived together in Tel Aviv since a tragic accident killed their 3-year-old son in London 13 years before. Silently unhappy, the couple have never recovered from the accident and their relationship with their teenage daughter Dafi has suffered because of it. One day young Frenchman
13.
SAVING GRACE (2000) as Margaret
A woman asks her caretaker to start a marijuana farm to pay off the debt on her recently acquired house.
14.
Mad Cows (1999) as Lady Drake
When her TV star husband Alex decides to divorce her so that he can start a career in politics, newly single mother Maddy goes shoplifting and ends up in jail. Losing custody of her infant child, Maddy hatches a scheme to break out of prison with the assistance of her friend Gillian, who's avoiding
15.
Milk (1999) as Veronica
Forty-five-year-old Adrian has been living with his mother Lucy and running their Wiltshire dairy farm all his adult life. When Lucy unexpectedly dies of a heart attack, a rogue's gallery of family members show up at the farm to argue over the execution of Ruth's will. The one object that everyone s
16.
I Want You (1998) as Salon Woman
An ex-convict returns home to an English coastal town and pursues his former lover.
17.
Anna Karenina (1997) as Vronskaya
In 19th century Russia a woman in a respectable marriage to a doctor must grapple with her love for a dashing soldier.
18.
Winter Guest (1997) as Elspeth
In a Scottish beach community filled with colorful locals, Frances, a newly widowed photographer, is toying with the idea of moving to Australia with her teenage son, Alex. Her mother aggressively forces her to choose between her loyalty to the living and the memory of the dead. While they argue, Alex is awkwardly approaching his first sexual experience with a young local girl while two old ladies are introduced as professional mourners who attend every funeral in town. The stories layer upon one another and address themes of life and death, age and youth.
19.
Anna Karenina (1997) as Vronskaya
In 19th century Russia a woman in a respectable marriage to a doctor must grapple with her love for a dashing soldier.
20.
Emma (1996) as Mrs Bates
A young woman tries to match up her acquaintances but can't cope with her own love life.
21.
Before The Rain (1994) as Mother
A love story told in three parts--linked by characters and events which alternate between contemporary London and Macedonia, in the former Yugoslavia. In the first section, a young Greek Orthodox monk hides an Albanian girl from her enemies; the second segment follows a London photo-agency employee torn between a Pulitizer Prize-winning war photographer and her husband; the last segment follows the photographer as he returns to his native Macedonian village, intent upon forgetting the horrors of war, only to discover that a fierce anti-Muslim ethnic hatred has already infected the once-peaceful Christian villagers.
22.
Much Ado About Nothing (1993) as Ursula--Attendant On Hero
Don Pedro has defeated his brother Don John in battle and returns victorious to the home of his friend Leonato. Don Pedro's man Claudio falls in love with Leonato's daughter Hero and plans to marry her, but the devious Don John hatches a scheme to keep them apart. Meanwhile, Don Pedro brings togethe
23.
Peter's Friends (1992) as Vera
A group of college friends who were members of the same theatrical group reunite after not having seen each other for ten years.
24.
Tree of Hands (1989) as Julia
Psychological thriller centering on a woman's attempt to cope with her son's tragic death, while her mother arrives on an ill-timed visit with her own remedies.
25.
Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973) as Fraulein Manzialy

Cast (special)

26.
Pinochet's Last Stand (2007)
Docudrama chronicling Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet's legal battles while under house arrest in England in 1998. Then British prime minister Margaret Thatcher appealed for his release.
27.
Mrs. Bradley Mysteries, The (1999)
Murder mysteries based on the adventures of Gladys Mitchell's psychoanalyst sleuth, Mrs. Adela Bradley. In 1920s England, divorced Mrs. Bradley buries her ex-husband, then travels to the English countryside with her chauffeur George Moody.
28.
Blue Boy, The (1994) as Marie'S Mother
Set in Scotland and based on a local legend of a young woman haunted by the vision of a child who died 100 years earlier.
29.
Rumpole of the Bailey, Series I (1980) as ("Rumpole And The Married Lady")
The first series of televised tales in the continuing saga of the Old Bailey's curmudgeonly barrister, Horace Rumpole.
30.
Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club, The (1973)
A series featuring the further adventures of Dorothy Sayers' fictional detective, Lord Peter Wimsey.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

31.
Magical Legend of the Leprechauns, The (1999) as Lady Margaret
Miniseries about Jack Woods, an expatriate American in Ireland who mediates a war between the leprechaun kingdom and another fairy kingdom after a leprechaun runs off with a fairy princess in a forbidden love affair. With the Grand Banshee warning of disastrous consequences if the conflict is not re
32.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

33.
Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again (1989) as Annette
A two-part miniseries about the lives and loves of Eve de Lancel and her two daughters. Based on the Judith Krantz novel of the same name. Eve is a star in the Paris music halls prior to World War I, but gives up her career when she falls in love and marries Paul de Lancel, a wealthy widowed diploma

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