Films de Pete Postlethwaite

DragonHeart
  • DragonHeart (1996)
  • Fantasy
  • In an ancient time when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, a knight named Bowen comes face to face and heart to heart with the last dragon on Earth, Draco. Taking up arms to suppress a tyrant king, Bowen soon realizes his task will be harder than he'd imagined: If he kills the king, Draco will die as well.
  • Bande annonce  
DragonHeart 1996
The Usual Suspects
  • The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • Drama, Crime, Thriller
  • Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an explosion in San Pedro harbor – leaving few survivors. Verbal lures his interrogators with an incredible story of the crime lord's almost supernatural prowess.
  • Bande annonce  
The Usual Suspects 1995
Alien³
  • Alien³ (1992)
  • Science Fiction, Action, Horror
  • After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The prison does not allow weapons of any kind, and with aid being a long time away, the prisoners must simply survive in any way they can.
  • Bande annonce  
Alien³ 1992
Clash of the Titans
  • Clash of the Titans (2010)
  • Adventure, Fantasy, Action
  • Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny.
  • Bande annonce  
Clash of the Titans 2010
Romeo + Juliet
  • Romeo + Juliet (1996)
  • Drama, Romance
  • In director Baz Luhrmann's contemporary take on William Shakespeare's classic tragedy, the Montagues and Capulets have moved their ongoing feud to the sweltering suburb of Verona Beach, where Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly wed. Though the film is visually modern, the bard's dialogue remains.
  • Bande annonce  
Romeo + Juliet 1996
The Constant Gardener
  • The Constant Gardener (2005)
  • Drama, Mystery, Thriller
  • Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems. But after his radical wife Tessa is killed he becomes determined to find out why, thrusting himself into the middle of a very dangerous conspiracy.
  • Bande annonce  
The Constant Gardener 2005
Æon Flux
  • Æon Flux (2005)
  • Action, Science Fiction
  • 400 years into the future, disease has wiped out the majority of the world's population, except one walled city, Bregna, ruled by a congress of scientists. When Æon Flux, the top operative in the underground 'Monican' rebellion, is sent on a mission to kill a government leader, she uncovers a world of secrets.
  • Bande annonce  
Æon Flux 2005
The Last of the Mohicans
  • The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
  • Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
  • As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by Hawkeye, an orphaned settler adopted by the last of the Mohicans.
  • Bande annonce  
The Last of the Mohicans 1992
The Town
  • The Town (2010)
  • Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Doug MacRay is a longtime thief, who, smarter than the rest of his crew, is looking for his chance to exit the game. When a bank job leads to the group kidnapping an attractive branch manager, he takes on the role of monitoring her – but their burgeoning relationship threatens to unveil the identities of Doug and his crew to the FBI Agent who is on their case.
  • Bande annonce  
The Town 2010
The Shipping News
  • The Shipping News (2001)
  • Drama, Romance
  • An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.
  • Bande annonce  
The Shipping News 2001
In the Name of the Father
  • In the Name of the Father (1993)
  • Drama
  • A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. He and his four friends are coerced by British police into confessing their guilt. Gerry's father and other relatives in London are also implicated in the crime. He spends fifteen years in prison with his father trying to prove his innocence.
  • Bande annonce  
In the Name of the Father 1993
The Omen
  • The Omen (2006)
  • Drama, Horror, Thriller
  • A diplomatic couple adopts the son of the devil without knowing it. A remake of the classic horror film of the same name from 1976.
  • Bande annonce  
The Omen 2006
Alice in Wonderland
  • Alice in Wonderland (1999)
  • Fantasy, Family
  • Alice follows a white rabbit down a rabbit-hole into a whimsical Wonderland, where she meets characters like the delightful Cheshire Cat, the clumsy White Knight, a rude caterpillar, and the hot-tempered Queen of Hearts and can grow ten feet tall or shrink to three inches. But will she ever be able to return home?
  • Bande annonce  
Alice in Wonderland 1999
Solomon Kane
  • Solomon Kane (2009)
  • Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Science Fiction
  • A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to free a young Puritan woman from the grip of evil.
  • Bande annonce  
Solomon Kane 2009
Dark Water
  • Dark Water (2005)
  • Drama, Horror, Thriller
  • Dahlia Williams and her daughter Cecelia move into a rundown apartment on New York's Roosevelt Island. She is currently in midst of divorce proceedings and the apartment, though near an excellent school for her daughter, is all she can afford. From the time she arrives, there are mysterious occurrences and there is a constant drip from the ceiling in her daughter's bedroom.
  • Bande annonce  
Dark Water 2005
James and the Giant Peach
  • James and the Giant Peach (1996)
  • Adventure, Animation, Family
  • When the young orphan boy James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands.
  • Bande annonce  
James and the Giant Peach 1996
Brassed Off
  • Brassed Off (1996)
  • Comedy, Romance, Drama
  • A small Yorkshire mining town is threatened with being shut down and the only hope is for the men to enter their Grimley Colliery Brass Band into a national competition. They believe they have no hope until Gloria appears carrying her Flugelhorn. At first mocked for being a woman, she soon becomes the only chance for the band to win.
  • Bande annonce  
Brassed Off 1996
Hamlet
  • Hamlet (1990)
  • Drama, History
  • Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans revenge.
  • Bande annonce  
Hamlet 1990
Split Second
  • Split Second (1992)
  • Thriller, Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Crime
  • In a futuristic London, the rising sea levels mean that large areas are under feet of water. Hauer plays a cop who previously lost his partner to some strange creature. Now the creature is back and its after him.
  • Bande annonce  
Split Second 1992
The Duellists
  • The Duellists (1977)
  • Drama, War
  • In 1800, as Napoleon Bonaparte rises to power in France, a rivalry erupts between Armand and Gabriel, two lieutenants in the French Army, over a perceived insult. For over a decade, they engage in a series of duels amidst larger conflicts, including the failed French invasion of Russia in 1812, and shifts in the political and social systems of Europe.
  • Bande annonce  
The Duellists 1977
When Saturday Comes
  • When Saturday Comes (1996)
  • Drama
  • Jimmy Muir comes from a typical gritty, northern town where there are only two options: working down the pit or in a factory. But Jimmy has other ideas - he dreams of becoming a professional footballer. Confronted by a bitter and unsupportive father, hard drinking friends and a lifetime of bad habits...has Jimmy the will to achieve his ultimate goal?
  • Bande annonce  
When Saturday Comes 1996
Closing the Ring
  • Closing the Ring (2007)
  • Drama, Romance
  • During the 1940s, a group of young men go off to war, leaving behind Ethel Ann (Mischa Barton), who is in love with one of them, Teddy. In modern-day Belfast, a man named Jimmy (Martin McCann) endeavors to return a ring found in the wreckage of a crashed plane. He travels to Michigan, where the grown Ethel Ann (Shirley MacLaine), who married another man after Teddy was killed in battle, now lives. Ethel Ann must decide whether to go with Jimmy to meet the soldier who last saw Teddy alive.
  • Bande annonce  
Closing the Ring 2007
Animal Farm
  • Animal Farm (1999)
  • Family, Drama, Comedy
  • An animated film from 1999 based on the famous novel by George Orwell. Animals on a farm lead a revolution against the farmers to put their destiny in their own hands. However this revolution eats their own children and they cannot avoid corruption.
  • Bande annonce  
Animal Farm 1999
Killing Bono
  • Killing Bono (2011)
  • Comedy, Drama
  • Neil and Ivan McCormick, two Irish brothers who attempt to become rock stars but can only look on as their high school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.
  • Bande annonce  
Killing Bono 2011
Cowboy Up
  • Cowboy Up (2002)
  • Action, Drama, Romance, Western
  • "Cowboy Up" is a celebration of the risk-taking, daredevil personalities of modern rodeo. In the world of professional bull riding, newcomer Ely Braxton (Marcus Thomas) is the craziest guy around; his brother Hank (Kiefer Sutherland) is a rodeo clown, and the two use each other to play up their acts. But love may be one thing that tears the brothers apart. When Ely falls for the rodeo's sweetheart (Daryl Hannah), Hank is filled with jealousy and hatred. The brothers try to come to grips with their differences, but the competition gets as fierce as the bulls in the ring.
  • Bande annonce  
Cowboy Up 2002
The Age of Stupid
  • The Age of Stupid (2009)
  • War, Documentary, History
  • The Age of Stupid is the new movie from Director Franny Armstrong (McLibel) and producer John Battsek (One Day In September). Pete Postlethwaite stars as a man living alone in the devastated future world of 2055, looking at old footage from 2008 and asking: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance?
  • Bande annonce  
The Age of Stupid 2009
Amistad
  • Amistad (1997)
  • Drama, History, Mystery
  • In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in Connecticut, and their release becomes the subject of heated debate. Freed slave Theodore Joadson wants Cinque and the others exonerated and recruits property lawyer Roger Baldwin to help his case. Eventually, John Quincy Adams also becomes an ally.
  • Bande annonce  
Amistad 1997
Sharpe's Company
  • Sharpe's Company (1994)
  • Action, Adventure, War, History
  • Spain 1812 The Duke of Wellington plans to lay siege to Badajoz. A murderous figure from Sharpe's past uses a beautiful woman revenge himself on Sharpe, now the father of her child. Sharpe has reason to be happy, he holds his daughter for the first time and is given command of the Light Company again, together with his captaincy. But will his happiness be short lived?
  • Bande annonce  
Sharpe's Company 1994
Distant Voices, Still Lives
  • Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)
  • Drama
  • The second film in Terence Davies's autobiographical series (along with "Trilogy" and "The Long Day Closes") is an impressionistic view of a working-class family in 1940s and 1950s Liverpool, based on Davies's own family. Through a series of exquisite tableaux Davies creates a deeply affecting photo album of a troubled family wrestling with the complexity of love.
  • Bande annonce  
Distant Voices, Still Lives 1988
Triggermen
  • Triggermen (2002)
  • Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime
  • One of two deadly hired kilers switches places with one of a duo of conmen in order to pursue love.
  • Bande annonce  
Triggermen 2002