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Cast (feature film)

1.
Hail Caesar (2015)
2.
Bigger Splash, A (2015)
A remake of the 1969 Alain Delon film "La Piscine" ("The Swimming Pool"). The story is set in Italy, where lovers Marianne and Jean-Paul spend their vacation in a villa near St.-Tropez. The villa's gorgeous swimming pool provides a center for most of the action. Marianne invites former lover, Harry,
3.
Trainwreck (2015)
5.
Snowpiercer (2014)
8.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
On an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, two 12-year-olds fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore - and the peaceful island community is turned upside down
9.
Climate of Change (2010)
"We are the renters of this world, not its masters," reminds Pooshkar, a precocious 13-year-old member of a youth environmental defense group in India. He and his fellow voraciously energetic students actively rally against the use of plastics. In Africa, a renaissance man teaches citizens to harnes
10.
Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The (2010)
This time around - Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their pesky cousin Eustace Scrubb - find themselves swallowed into a painting and on to a fantastic Narnian ship headed for the very edges of the world. Joining forces once again with their royal friend King Caspian and the warrior mouse Reepic
11.
Limits of Control, The (2009)
Set in contemporary Spain, the story of a mysterious loner--a stranger--whose activities remain meticulously outside the law. He is in the process of completing a criminal job, yet he trusts no one, and his objectives are not initially divulged.
12.
I Am Love (2009)
Aging Edoardo Recchi, Sr. is the patriarch of a Milanese family made wealthy by his success in the textile business. He has decided to name his successor to the company and during a family gathering he announces that he has split the power between his son Tancredi and his grandson Edo. This surprise
13.
Derek (2008)
A cinematic journey that illuminates the work and enduring importance of the late director Derek Jarman.
14.
Julia (2008)
Julia, 40, is an alcoholic. She is a manipulative, unreliable, compulsive liar, all strung out beneath her still flamboyant exterior. Between shots of vodka and one-night stands, Julia gets by on nickel-and-dime jobs. Increasingly lonely, the only consideration she receives comes from her friend Mit
15.
Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The (2008)
Benjamin Button is a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards: a man, like any of us, who is unable to stop time. From New Orleans at the end of World War I in 1918, into the 21st century, on a journey as unusual as any man's life can be, this is the grand tale of a not so ordinary man an
16.
Burn After Reading (2008)
At the headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency in Arlington, Va., analyst Osbourne Cox arrives for a top-secret meeting. Unfortunately for Cox, the secret is soon out: he is being ousted. Cox does not take the news particularly well and returns to his Georgetown home to work on his memoirs and his drinking, not necessarily in that order. His wife Katie is dismayed, though not particularly surprised; she is already well into an illicit affair with Harry Pfarrer, a married federal marshal, and sets about making plans to leave Cox for Harry. Elsewhere in the Washington D.C. suburbs, and seemingly worlds apart, Hardbodies Fitness Centers employee Linda Litzke can barely concentrate on her work. She is consumed with her life plan for extensive cosmetic surgery, and confides her mission to can-do colleague Chad Feldheimer. Linda is all but oblivious to the fact that the gym''s manager Ted Treffon pines for her even as she arranges dates via the Internet with other men. When a computer disc containing material for the CIA analyst''s memoirs accidentally falls into the hands of Linda and Chad, the duo are intent on exploiting their find. As Ted frets, "No good can come of this," events spiral out of everyone''s and anyone''s control, in a cascading series of encounters.
17.
Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The (2008)
One year later, the Kings and Queens of Narnia find themselves back in that faraway wondrous realm, only to discover that more than 1,300 years have passed in Narnian time. During their absence, the Golden Age of Narnia has become extinct and Narnia has been conquered by the Telmarines and is now un
18.
Michael Clayton (2007)
Michael Clayton is an in-house "fixer" at one of the largest corporate law firms in New York. At the behest of the firm''s co-founder Marty Bach, Clayton, a former prosecutor from a family of cops, takes care of Kenner, Bach & Ledeen''s dirtiest work. Clayton cleans up clients'' messes, handling anything from hit-and-runs and damaging stories in the press to shoplifting wives and crooked politicians. Though burned out and discontented in his job, Clayton is inextricably tied to the firm. At the agrochemical company U/North, the career of in-house chief counsel Karen Crowder rests on the settlement of the suit that Kenner, Bach & Ledeen is leading to a seemingly successful conclusion. When the firm''s top litigator, the brilliant Arthur Edens, has an apparent breakdown and tries to sabotage the entire case, Marty Bach sends Michael Clayton to tackle this unprecedented disaster and, in doing so, Clayton comes face to face with the reality of who he has become.
19.
Manufacturing Dissent (2007)
In the realm of documentary filmmaking there is no greater icon than Michael Moore, perhaps the most controversial filmmaker of our time; many, even those on the left, argue he's more propagandist than documentarian, asking at what point does the manipulation of fact become a work of fiction?
20.
Strange Culture (2007)
Artist and college professor Steve Kurtz was preparing for a MASS MoCA exhibition that lets audiences test whether food has been genetically modified when, days before the opening, his wife tragically died of heart failure. Distraught, Kurtz called 911, but when medics arrived, they became suspiciou
21.
Deep Water (2006)
The voyage of Donald Crowhurst, one of the nine yachtsmen who joined a 1969 "London Times"-sponsored competition to make a highly publicized solo trip around the world. Crowhurst, a former engineer, but hardly the most experienced sailor, attempted this feat in a boat that he designed himself. A few
22.
Stephanie Daley (2006)
When 16-year-old Stephanie Daley is accused of murdering her newborn, she claims she never knew she was pregnant and that the child was stillborn. A forensic psychologist, Lydie Crane, is hired to determine the truth behind Stephanie's continuing state of denial. Lydie is pregnant herself and grappl
23.
Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The (2005) as Jadis, The White Witch
Four young adventurers playing hide-and-seek in the country home of an old professor stumble upon an enchanted wardrobe that will take them places they never dreamed. Stepping through the wardrobe door, they are whisked out of World War II London into the spectacular parallel universe known as Narni
24.
Constantine (2005) as Gabriel
John Constantine has been to hell and back. Born with a gift he didn't want, the ability to clearly recognize the half-breed angels and demons that walk the earth in human skin, Constantine was driven to take his own life to escape the tormenting clarity of his vision. But he failed. Resuscitated ag
25.
Broken Flowers (2005) as Cast
The resolutely single Don has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don yet again resigns himself to being alone and left to his own devices. Instead, he is compelled to reflect on his past when he receives by mail a mysterious pink letter. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs hi
26.
In the Company of Women (2004)
Chronicles and celebrates the contributions of women to independent film over the last two decades. With the help of plentiful clips, critics and artists describe a cinematic phenomenon fueled by the rising influence of feminism. Beginning in the 1980s, Lizzie Borden, Susan Seidelman, and Nancy Savo
27.
Young Adam (2003) as Ella
The crisis of Joe--a young drifter who finds work on a barge owned by the down-to-earth Les and his enigmatic wife Ella. One afternoon Joe and Les happen upon the corpse of a young woman floating in the water and the questions begin. Accident? Suicide? Murder? As the police investigate the case and
28.
Statement, The (2003) as Annemarie Livi
Set in modern day France, the story of Pierre Brossard who, as a young man, was a Nazi executioner under the Vichy regime. Brossard has never been brought to trial and has lived a peaceful and anonymous life, sheltered by right-wing elements within the Catholic Church. A new investigation into his c
29.
Teknolust (2002) as Rosetta Stone/Ruby/Marine/Olive
Anxious to use artificial intelligence to improve the world, Rosetta Stone, a bio-geneticist, devises a recipe through which she can download her own DNA into a "live" brew she is growing in her computer. She succeeds in breeding three beings (Self Replicating Automatons - S.R.A.'s) that are part hu
30.
Adaptation. (2002) as Valerie [Thomas]
Despite the success of his first produced script, "Being John Malkovich," for which he received an Academy Award nomination for best original screenplay, Charlie Kaufman is plagued by insecurities, both in his career and his personal life. When he is hired to adapt "The Orchid Thief," a nonfiction b
31.
Vanilla Sky (2001) as Rebecca Dearborn
Handsome, wealthy and charismatic, New York City publishing executive David Aames leads a charmed life. But one night David makes a small mistake that causes him to lose Sofia, the girl of his dreams. In his search for her, David is thrust unexpectedly into a rollercoaster ride of romance, sex, lies
32.
Deep End, The (2001) as Margaret Hall
Lake Tahoe, California. A mother wakes early one morning to find the body of her closeted seventeen-year-old son's lover impaled on an anchor on the beach of their lakefront home. With her husband away and nowhere to turn, she makes a reckless decision to move the body and hide it in the lake. Soon
33.
Dilapidated Dwelling, The (2000) as Narrator
A fictional researcher returns from the Arctic after a 20-year absence to find that though the UK is one of the most electronic of the advanced economies, its houses are the most dilapidated in Western Europe. She uncovers a serious fault of capitalism--how affordable, energy-efficient dwellings are
34.
Beach, The (2000) as Sal
In an age when all sensation seems to come digitally via the cell phone, video screen, pager and Internet, a young American backpacker named Richard yearns to experience something real. Arriving in Thailand with adventure on his mind, Richard rents a cheap hotel room in Bangkok where he meets an al
35.
Possible Worlds (2000) as Joyce
George Barber is, if nothing else, dead - of gruesome, unnatural causes. While police detective Berkley and his assistant Williams set out to unravel the mystery, we glimpse various permutations of George's lives and relationships with Joyce. As George puts it, "Each of us exists in an infinite numb
36.
Protagonists, The (1999)
In 1994, two public schoolboys carried out a grissly and apparently motiveless murder of a waiter in the Kings Cross area of London. Here, the murder is reconstructed piece by piece and interviews with the police and the victim's family and friends attempt to understand the this act of brutality.
37.
War Zone, The (1999) as Mum
Fifteen-year-old Tom struggles with coming of age as his seemingly normal middle-class London family moves to Devonshire. He is bored and lonely, his older sister has made friends fast, and his mother is about to have a third child. However, Tom's "normal" life becomes shattered when he inadvertent
38.
Love Is the Devil (1998) as Muriel Belcher
One of the 20th century's greatest painters, Francis Bacon (1909-1992), was at the height of his celebrity during London's swinging '60s. Bacon, however, a fiercely cruel artist suffers from the malady of obsession: his passion for his work is nearly exceeded by his obsession with George Dyer--a dar
39.
Conceiving Ada (1997) as Ada Byron King--Countess Of Lovelace
An imagined biography of Lady Ada Lovelace, daughter of Romantic poet Lord Byron, and mathematics genius who developed what became the world's first computer language 100 years before computers. Ada's life story is told through a contemporary computer scientist named Emmy Coer who is obsessed with d
40.
Female Perversions (1996) as Evelyn "Eve" Stephens
Eve Stephens is a high-powered prosecutor who is about to reach a professional peak with her imminent appointment to the bench. Though Eve appears to have an exemplary life--perfect job, perfect lover, perfect car, perfect home--beneath her exquisitely groomed surface is a woman plagued by doubt and
41.
Glitterbug (1994) as Herself
A visually lyrical Super-8 diary charting filmmaker Derek Jarman's personal and professional life from the 1970s and early 80s.
42.
Remembrance of Things Fast (1994)
The juxtaposition of gay self-perception with the view from the "outside world."
43.
Blue (1993) as Voice
Suffering from AIDS, British filmmaker Derek Jarman lays bare his physical, personal, mental, and spiritual state in a narration over a blue screen whose only images are those produced by your own retina: orange squares, flashes, and shadows.
44.
Wittgenstein (1993) as Lady Ottoline Morrell
A humorous portrait of Austrian-born British philosopher Ludwig Josef Johan Wittgenstein (1889-1951).
45.
Man to Man (1992) as Ella/ Max Gericke
During the Third Reich, a vaguely deranged German widow assumes her husband's sex and job and decides to live out her life as a man.
46.
Orlando (1992) as Orlando
An immortal noble experiences four centuries of sexual politics.
47.
Party: Nature Morte, The (1991) as Queenie
A yuppie couple's relationship reaches the point of crisis.
48.
Derek Jarman: A Portrait (1991) as Herself
An intimate portrait of acclaimed British filmmaker Derek Jarman who died of complications from AIDS on February 19, 1994.
49.
Edward II (1991) as Queen Isabella
A biography, based on the Christopher Marlowe play, of Britain's only acknowledged gay monarch (1307-1327), whose preference for his male lover over his queen created conflict with his barons and eventually led to civil war.
50.
Garden, The (1990) as Madonna
A meditation on mortality and the AIDS crisis.
51.
War Requiem (1989) as The Nurse
The experiences of poet Wilfred Owen during World War I set to the music of Benjamin Britten.
52.
Last of England, The (1988)
A striking vision of a doomed England using home movies, Super 8 film and voice over narration.
53.
Aria (1987) as Young Girl ("Louise")
54.
Melancholia (1986)
An expatriate German artist living in London, once active in student politics, is called upon by a former acquaintance to assassinate a South American doctor known to have tortured a political activist.
55.
Play Me Something (1986) as Hairdresser
A group of travelers waiting for a flight are entertained by a storyteller.
56.
Caravaggio (1986) as Lena
57.
Friendship's Death (1986) as Friendship
The relationship between a British journalist and a female alien who misses her intended destination of MIT, landing instead in Amman, Jordan during "Black September" of 1970.

Writer (feature film)

58.
Derek (2008)
A cinematic journey that illuminates the work and enduring importance of the late director Derek Jarman.

Producer (feature film)

59.
I Am Love (2009)
Aging Edoardo Recchi, Sr. is the patriarch of a Milanese family made wealthy by his success in the textile business. He has decided to name his successor to the company and during a family gathering he announces that he has split the power between his son Tancredi and his grandson Edo. This surprise
60.
Derek (2008)
A cinematic journey that illuminates the work and enduring importance of the late director Derek Jarman.
61.
Stephanie Daley (2006)
When 16-year-old Stephanie Daley is accused of murdering her newborn, she claims she never knew she was pregnant and that the child was stillborn. A forensic psychologist, Lydie Crane, is hired to determine the truth behind Stephanie's continuing state of denial. Lydie is pregnant herself and grappl

Editing (feature film)

62.
Derek (2008)
A cinematic journey that illuminates the work and enduring importance of the late director Derek Jarman.

Cast (special)

63.
Hamlet (1993) as Voice Of Ophelia
An animated special based on Shakespeare's "Hamlet." The tormented Prince of Denmark is surrounded by deception and wracked by doubts after his father dies and his mother marries his uncle.

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