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Casting (feature film)

1.
Lone Ranger, The (2013)
Native American warrior Tonto and man of the law John Reid are opposites brought together by fate and must join forces to battle greed and corruption.
2.
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Thor, the mighty Avenger, battles to save Earth and all the nine realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself.
3.
47 Ronin (2013)
After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and restore honor to their people. Driven from their homes and dispersed across the land, this band of Ronin must seek the help of Kai -a half-breed they once rejected-as they fight th
4.
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Thor, the mighty Avenger, battles to save Earth and all the nine realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself.
5.
47 Ronin (2013)
After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and restore honor to their people. Driven from their homes and dispersed across the land, this band of Ronin must seek the help of Kai -a half-breed they once rejected-as they fight th
6.
Gulliver's Travels (2010)
Lemuel Gulliver, a free-spirited travel writer, while on assignment in the Bermuda Triangle, finds himself washed ashore on the hidden island of Liliput.
7.
Wolfman, The (2010)
Lawrence Talbot is lured back to his family estate to investigate the savage murder of his brother by a bloodthirsty beast. When Talbot is bitten by the creature, he becomes eternally cursed and soon discovers a fate far worse than death.
8.
Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler, The (2009)
Based on the life of Irena Sendler, a Polish woman who saved thousands of Jewish children's lives during World War II.
9.
Incendiary (2008)
An adulterous woman's life is torn apart when her husband and infant son are killed in a suicide bombing at a soccer match.
10.
Mamma Mia! (2008)
Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on an idyllic Greek island, is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited daughter she's raised alone. For Sophie's wedding, Donna has invited her two lifelong best girlfriends--practical and no-nonsense Rosie and wealthy, multi-divorcee Tonya--from her one-time backing band, Donna and the Dynamos. But Sophie has secretly invited three guests of her own. On a quest to find the identity of her father to walk her down the aisle, she brings back three men from Donna's past to the Mediterranean paradise they visited 20 years earlier. Over 24 chaotic, magical hours, new love will bloom and old romances will be rekindled on this lush island full of possibilities.
11.
Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, The (2008)
Doomed by a wronged sorceress, Zi Yuan, to spend eternity in suspended animation, China's ruthless Dragon Emperor and his 10,000 warriors have laid forgotten for eons, entombed in clay as a vast, silent Terracotta Army. But when dashing adventurer Alex O'Connell is tricked into awakening the ruler from eternal slumber, the reckless young archaeologist must seek the help of the only people who know more than he does about taking down the undead: his parents. As the monarch roars back to life, the O'Connells find his quest for world domination has only intensified over the millennia. Striding the Far East with unimaginable supernatural powers, the Emperor Mummy will rouse his legion as an unstoppable, otherworldly force--unless the O'Connells can stop him first.
12.
Brideshead Revisited (2008)
Charles Ryder becomes entranced with the noble Marchmain family, first through the charming and provocative Sebastian Flyte, and then his sophisticated sister, Julia. The rise and fall of Charles' infatuations reflect the decline of a decadent era in England between the wars.
13.
When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)
Blake Morrison deals with his father Arthur's terminal illness and imminent death. Blake's memories of everything funny, embarrassing and upsetting about his childhood and teens are interspersed with the present, as he struggles to come to terms with his father, and their history of conflict, and le
14.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Heroes Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann are allied with Captain Barbossa in a desperate quest to free Captain Jack Sparrow from his mind-blowing trap in Davy Jones Locker; meanwhile, the terrorizing ghost ship, the Flying Dutchman and Davy Jones--under the control of the East India Trading Company--wreaks havoc across the Seven Seas. Navigating through treachery, betrayal and wild waters, they must forge their way to exotic Singapore and confront the cunning Chinese pirate Sao Feng. Now headed beyond the very ends of the earth, each must ultimately choose a side in a final, titanic battle as their lives and fortunes--and the entire future of the freedom-loving pirate way--hang in the balance.
15.
Eragon (2006)
A boy named Eragon finds a polished blue stone in the forest. At first, he thinks it's a lucky discovery, something that will bring meat to his poor family for the winter. Instead, it brings a dragon hatchling, and Eragon is soon thrust into a world of magic and power through which he and the dragon
16.
Nativity Story, The (2006)
A chronicle of the perilous journey of a young couple, Mary and Joseph, who must travel from their home in Nazareth to Bethlehem, Joseph's ancestral home, to register for a census ordered by King Herod. It is a journey of over 100 miles, through treacherous terrain, made much more difficult by the fact that Mary is nine months pregnant.
17.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Captain Jack Sparrow is caught up in another tangled web of supernatural intrigue. Although the curse of the Black Pearl has been lifted, an even more terrifying threat looms over its captain and scurvy crew: it turns out that Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, Ruler of the Ocean Depths, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman, which no other ship can match in speed and stealth. Unless the ever-crafty Jack figures a cunning way out of this Faustian pact, he will be cursed to an afterlife of eternal servitude and damnation in the service of Jones. This startling development interrupts the wedding plans of Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann, who once again find themselves thrust into Jack's misadventures, leading to escalating confrontations with sea monsters, very unfriendly islanders, flamboyant soothsayer Tia Dalma and even the mysterious appearance of Will's long-lost father, Bootstrap Bill. Meanwhile, ruthless pirate hunter Lord Cutler Beckett of the East India Trading Company sets his sights on retrieving the fabled "Dead Man's Chest." According to legend, whoever possesses the Dead Man's Chest gains control of Davy Jones, and Beckett intends to use this awesome power to destroy every last Pirate of the Caribbean once and for all. For times are changing on the high seas, with businessmen and bureaucrats becoming the true pirates--and freewheeling, fun-loving buccaneers like Jack and his crew threatened with extinction.
18.
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.
19.
Copying Beethoven (2006)
The love story of Ludwig von Beethoven and his beautiful assistant during the time he was completing his Ninth Symphony.
20.
Driving Lessons (2006)
A coming of age story about a shy teenage boy who tries to escape from his domineering mother.
21.
Flushed Away (2006)
Beneath the streets of London, Roddy St. James is a pampered pet mouse who thinks he's got it made. But when a sewer rat named Sid--the definition of "low life"--comes spewing out of the sink and decides it's his turn to enjoy the lap of luxury, Roddy schemes to rid himself of the pest by luring him into the loo for a dip in the "whirlpool." Roddy's plan backfires when he inadvertently winds up being the one flushed away into the bustling world down below. Underground, Roddy discovers a vast metropolis, where he meets Rita, a street-wise rat who is on a mission of her own. If Roddy is going to get home, he and Rita will need to escape the clutches of the villainous Toad, who royally despises all rodents and has dispatched two hapless henchrats, Spike and Whitey, as well as his cousin--that dreaded mercenary, Le Frog--to see that Roddy and Rita are iced, literally.
22.
Asylum (2005)
In 1950s England, Stella Raphael, a restless, beautiful woman, desperately desires to find in romantic love the one thing that will change everything. When her husband Max, an ambitious forensic psychiatrist, is appointed Deputy Superintendent at a high-security psychiatric hospital for the criminal
23.
Casanova (2005)
For the first time in his life, the legendary Casanova find his match in an alluring Venetian beauty, Francesca, who does the one thing he never thought possible: refuse him. Through a series of clever disguises and scheming ruses, he manages to get ever closer to Francesca. However, he is playing t
24.
Van Helsing (2004) as Casting
Gabriel Van Helsing is a man cursed with a past he cannot recall and driven by a mission he cannot deny. Charged by a secret organization to seek out and defeat evil the world over, his efforts to rid the world of its nightmareish creatures have been rewarded with the title that now follows him: murderer. Van Helsing roams the globe an outcast, a fugitive, a loner, himself hunted by those who don't understand the true nature of his calling. When dispatched to the shadowy world of Transylvania, Van Helsing finds a land stll mired inpast--where legendary creatures of darkness come to life--a place ruled over by the evil, seductive and unfeatable vampire, Count Dracula. And it is Dracula that Van Helsing has been sent to terminate. Anna Valerious is one of the last of a powerful royal family, now nearly annihilated by Dracula. A fearless hunter in her own right, Anna is bent on avenging her ancestors and ending an ancient curse by killing the vampire. Joined by a common foe, Van Helsing and Anna set out to destroy Dracula along with his empire of fear. But in challenging an enemy who never dies, Van Helsing uncovers a secret he never imagined and comes face-to-face with the unresolved mysteries of his own enshrouded past.
25.
Chasing Liberty (2004)
Eighteen-year-old Anna Foster wants the American dream: life and liberty to pursue happiness. But as the only child of the President of the United States, every detail of Anna's life is constantly monitored by the media, the public and her very protective parents--who are backed up by a battalion of
26.
Shanghai Knights (2003) as Casting (U.K.)
When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds. Chon's sister, Lin, has the same idea, and uncovers a worldwide conspiracy to murder the royal family--but almost no one will believe her. With the help of a kindly Scotland Yard Inspector and a 10-year-old street urchin, the acrobatic Chon gives Victorian Britain a kick in the pants as he attempts to avenge his father's death--and keep the romance-minded Roy away from his sister.
27.
Johnny English (2003) as Casting
In an uncertain world, few things are as dependable as the British Secret Service. So when an unthinkable plan to filch the country's beloved Crown Jewels comes to the Service's attention, the best man for the job, the creme de la creme of the organization's supersleuths, Agent Number One is quickly
28.
Reign of Fire (2002) as Casting
In present-day London, twelve-year-old Quinn watches as his mother, a construction engineer, inadvertently wake an enormous fire-breathing dragon from its centuries-long slumber. Twenty years later, much of the world has been scarred by the beast and its offspring. As a fire chief, Quinn is responsible for warding off the dragons and keeping a small community alive as they struggle to maintain a meager existence. Then along comes hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to kill the dragons and save mankind--a way Quinn's never seen done.
29.
Count of Monte Cristo, The (2002) as Casting (United Kingdom)
Dashing young sailor Edmond Dantes is a guileless and honest man, whose peaceful life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are abruptly shattered when his best friend Fernand, who wants Mercedes for himself, deceives him. Set up to be unlawfully sentenced to the infamous island prison of Chatea
30.
Pearl Harbor (2001) as Casting (United Kingdom/England Unit)
On a sleepy Sunday morning in December as children played and families prayed, squadrons of Japanese war planes screamed across the skies of a Hawaiian paradise and launched a surprise attack on the U.S. armed forces at Pearl Harbor--the infamous day that jolted America from peaceful isolationism to total war and altered the course of world history. The story focuses on the life changing events surrounding December 7, 1941 and the war's devastating impact on two daring young pilots--one from the U.S. Army Air Corps, the other from the British Royal Air Force--and a beautiful dedicated nurse, with whom both of them fall in love. It is a tale of catastrophic defeat, heroic victory, personal courage and overwhelming love set against a backdrop of wartime action.
31.
102 Dalmatians (2000) as Casting
Released from prison on good behavior after swearing that she will have nothing to do with fur again, Cruella De Vil cannot keep this promise and is soon plotting another "FUR-OCIOUS" scheme to get her ultimate Dalmatian coat. Again eager to obtain her fur at any cost, the adventures begin when Crue
32.
Hotel Splendide (2000) as Preliminary Casting
After an absence of five years, Kath, a spirited young sous-chef, returns to the Hotel Splendide in the hope of reconciling with Ronald, the most level-headed of the three siblings who run this spectacularly dilapidated resort on a desolate stretch of English coastline.
33.
Quills (2000) as Casting
About the Marquis de Sade, an inmate at an insane asylum who defies all attempts to keep him from writing and publishing pornographic prose.
34.
Anna and the King (1999) as Casting
A widowed English woman falls in love with the father of the child she is tutoring, the King Of Siam.
35.
13th Warrior, The (1999) as Casting (United Kingdom)
A group of vikings teams up with an Arab poet in an attempt to stop an evil force.
36.
Little Voice (1998) as Casting Director
A magical musical comedy which centers on the reticent and reclusive, Laura Hoff, who lives with her mother in a small English seaside town. Her father has died, leaving her no-one to listen to classic songs with, and a mother who is refinding her sexuality with a sleazy London talent agent. She wit
37.
Saving Private Ryan (1998) as Casting (United Kingdom)
A special detachment fights through war-torn Europe to find a man whose brothers have all died in combat.
38.
EVER AFTER: A CINDERELLA STORY (1998) as Casting
In a re-telling of one of our most beloved tales, a resourceful young woman must overcome the schemes of her evil stepmother to be with the one she loves -- the Prince of France -- who has fallen for her beauty and intelligence. With the ingenuity of Leonardo Di Vinci and the strength of love, the y
39.
Seven Years in Tibet (1997) as Casting
In the autumn of 1939, Heinrich Harrer, the famous Austrian mountaineer, and his countryman Peter Aufschnaiter, set out to climb Nanga Parbat, one of the highest peaks in the Himalayas. The self-centered Harrer, whose sole pre-occupation was the achievement of fame and glory, would experience an emotional awakening on his fantastic journey that would take him from the heights of conquests to the depths of internment in a British prisoner-of-war camp, then from escape and a harrowing two-year trek through the Himalayas to the mysterious Tibetan city of Lhasa. As a stranger in a strange land where few westerners have ever visited, Harrer was befriended by the young Dalai Lama, and was asked to tutor the religious leader in English, geography and the ways of the Western world. He would eventually spend seven years in Tibet, during a period of tremendous political upheaval in that country, graced with friendship and the spiritual enlightenment of the young Dalai Lama.
40.
Fierce Creatures (1997) as Casting
A small, idyllic English zoo is taken over by Octopus, a large multi-national corporation whose hard-nosed chief executive attempts to tame the zoo keepers and change the zoo. He sends his marketing genius son and a female customer relations executive to the zoo to try to find a way to make it more
41.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994) as Casting
A young scientist's attempts to create life lead to disaster when his monstrous creation comes after him.
42.
MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis (1994) as Casting
A television movie based on the action-adventure series, "MacGyver," which was broadcast on ABC from 1985-1992. MacGyver becomes involved in an archeological adventure to find the legendary Lost Treasure of Atlantis.
43.
MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday (1994) as Casting
A television movie based on the action-adventure series, "MacGyver," on ABC from 1985-1992. MacGyver visits London to attend the 40th birthday of an old friend, but his buddy is killed, apparently by terrorists. He then investigates the murder, uncovering a nuclear arms production plant in the Engli
44.
City of Joy (1992) as Casting
Set in an impoverished section of Calcutta, story of a dispirited American doctor, a British woman who runs a clinic for the poor and an Indian couple whose lives come together as they face the ravages of the city.
45.
Killing Dad (1989) as Casting
A young man decides to murder his father who abandoned him in infancy.
46.
Shell Seekers, The (1989) as Casting
A movie dealing with the conflicts and relationships of three generations of an English family from World War II to the present. Recovery from a heart attack brings a fierce awareness of the joy of life and the need for her own independence to a woman whose grown children treat her like an invalid.
47.
Ladder of Swords (1989) as Casting
A down-on-their-luck circus act is stranded in a remote town where a series of events unleash bizarre doings.
48.
A Fish Called Wanda (1988) as Casting Director
Four crooks pull off a daring heist, then plot to doublecross each other.
49.
Dressmaker, The (1988) as Casting Director
A Liverpool family of women is torn apart when the youngest becomes infatuated with an American soldier during World War II.
50.
To Kill a Priest (1988) as Casting (London)
Drama about the tragic death of Polish priest Father Jerzy Popiliuszko.
51.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) as Casting (United Kingdom)
A tough detective tries to clear a cartoon character charged with murder.
52.
Graham Greene's "The Tenth Man" (1988) as Casting (United Kingdom)
A television movie about one Jean Louis Chavel, a wealthy attorney, who is wrongly imprisoned during the German occupation of France. He is later marked for execution, but offers his worldly possessions to Mangeot, a prisoner who takes his place. After the war he returns to his old home and falls in
53.
Escape From Sobibor (1987) as Casting
A movie about the largest prisoner escape from a Nazi death camp in World War II. Six hundred inmates were driven to a desperate, daring escape attempt, on October 14, 1943, from Sobibor, the most secret of three death camps located in Eastern Poland. During the revolt, more than 300 persons made it
54.
Fourth Protocol, The (1987) as Casting
The Fourth Protocol is a top secret agreement between the United States, Great Britain, and Russia to stop smuggling nuclear weapons. But some rogue spies are intent on defying the agreement and destroying NATO in the process. British agent John Preston begins to notice nuclear weapons components coming into the country and is suspicious, but he can't convince his superiors, who assume he is simply displaying Cold War anti-communist paranoia. So Preston starts collecting clues to solve the mystery of who is attempting to break the Fourth Protocol.
55.
On the Black Hill (1987) as Casting
Twin brothers, born at the turn of the century, remain rooted for eighty years to their birthplace, a farm called "The Vision" on the border between England and Wales.
56.
Venus Peter (1986) as Casting Director
An imaginative little boy grows up amid the myriad sights and sounds of a fishing village on a small island off the coast of Scotland.
57.
Clockwise (1986) as Casting Director
58.
Distant Voices, Still Lives (1986) as Casting
A portrait of a Catholic working class family in Liverpool in the 1940s and 1950s.
59.
Link (1986) as Casting (London)
60.
The Sacrifice (1986) as Casting
Partygoers on a remote island learn that World War III has broken out and they are only hours from destruction.
61.
Magic Toyshop, The (1986) as Casting
A coming-of-age story set in the 1930s about a young orphan who goes to live with her uncle, a toymaker, who is obsessed with staging bizarre puppet dramas.
62.
A Passage to India (1984) as Casting
A false rape charge threatens British-Indian relations.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

63.
About a Boy (2002) as Casting
Will is a rich, child-free, irresponsible Londoner who, in search of available women, invents an imaginary son and starts attending single parent meetings. As a result of his liaisons, he meets Marcus, an odd 12-year-old with problems at school and a depressed mother at home. Gradually Will and Marc

Location Casting (feature film)

64.
Amistad (1997) as United Kingdom And Africa Casting
Africans on a slave ship headed to the U.S. mutiny against their captors.
65.
Scarlet Letter, The (1995) as Uk Casting
Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge the name of the father, is "convicted" of adultery and forced to wear a scarlet "A" until an Indian attack unites the Puritans and leads to a reevaluation of their laws and morals.
66.
1492: The Conquest Of Paradise (1992) as European Casting Diretor
Story about the exploits of Christopher Columbus, spanning 23 years.
67.
Alien 3 (1992) as Uk Casting
Ripley lands on a prison planet, where an alien begins to terrorize the convicts and impregnates Ripley.
68.
Agatha Christie's Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Mystery writer Ariadne Olivier enlists the aid of Belgian detective Hercule Poirot when she haplessly becomes involved in a murder plot.

Casting (special)

69.
Lost Future, The (2010)
In a post-apocalyptic world where all have reverted back to the Stone Age, the future of civilization is in the hands of a young man who is the only one in town that knows how to read.
70.
Summer's Lease (1991) as Casting Director
A four-part presentation of "Masterpiece Theatre" about an English family which rents a house in Tuscany, where Molly, mother of the family, discovers more about her absentee landlord than is good for her.
71.
And a Nightingale Sang (1989) as Casting Director
72.
Fairly Secret Army (1987) as Casting Director
A British-produced comedy about Harry Kitchener Wellington Truscott, a retired major who forms his own ultraconservative army to save Britain from left-wingers.

Casting (TV Mini-Series)

73.
My Friend Walter (1992) as Casting Director

Casting (TV Mini-Series)

74.
Shadow on the Sun (1988) as Casting
A miniseries for CBS detailing the life of Beryl Markham, famed adventurer, pilot, and horse trainer who was linked romantically with some of the most celebrated people of her time.

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