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Good Luck To You, Leo Grande (2022)

7.2/10
Director: Sophie Hyde
Starring: Emma Thompson

Nancy Stokes, a retired school teacher, is yearning for some adventure, and some sex. And she has a plan, which involves hiring a young sex worker nam... Read more

Look Back in Anger (1989)

7.2/10
Director: David Jones, Judi Dench
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson

John Osborne's classic, searing post-war drama caused a sensation when it was published in 1956. In the figure of Jimmy Porter, Osborne had unleashed... Read more

Imagining Argentina (2003)

6.3/10
Director: Christopher Hampton
Starring: Antonio Banderas, Emma Thompson

Accomplished British screenwriter Christopher Hampton directs the political drama based on the novel by Lawrence Thornton. Set during the unsettling... Read more

What's Love Got to Do with It? (2022)

6.3/10
Director: Shekhar Kapur
Starring: Lily James, Emma Thompson

In London, an award-winning film-maker documents her best friend's journey into an assisted marriage in line with his family's Pakistani heritage. In... Read more

Peter's Friends (1992)

7/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry

A 'Big Chill' style re-union of theatrical types leads to personal revelations, crisis and healing in this humorous and touching souffl from actor-dir... Read more

The Remains Of The Day (1993)

7.9/10
Director: James Ivory
Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, James Fox

A brillant adaptation of the Booker Prize-winning novel starring Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson as the butler and housekeeper wrapped up in matters... Read more

The Tall Guy (1989)

6.2/10
Director: Mel Smith
Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Emma Thompson, Rowan Atkinson

Written by Richard 'Black Adder' Curtis, telling the tale of an out of work American actor with hayfever who scores the part of 'The Elephant Man' in... Read more

The Legend of Barney Thomson (2015)

Director: Robert Carlyle
Starring: Emma Thompson, Ray Winstone, Robert Carlyle

A Scottish barber inadvertently stumbles into serial murder, with both absurd and macabre consequences as he tries to cover his crimes. Robert Carlyle... Read more

The Remains Of The Day (Blu-ray) (1993)

7.8/10
Director: James Ivory
Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, James Fox

A brillant adaptation of the Booker Prize-winning novel starring Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson as the butler and housekeeper wrapped up in matters... Read more

Carrington (1995)

6.9/10
Director: Christopher Hampton
Starring: Emma Thompson, Jonathan Pryce, Steven Waddington

Set between WWI and the early 1930's and based on the life of British artist Dora Carrington, played by Emma Thompson, whose painting took second plac... Read more

Beautiful Creatures (2013)

6.2/10
Director: Richard LaGravenese
Starring: Emma Thompson, Jeremy Irons, Viola Davis, Emmy Rossum, Alden Ehrenreich, Alice E...

A strange recurring dream haunts Ethan Wate (Alden Ehrenreich) in his sleep, but he prefers anything to his waking life. Trapped in a small, conservat... Read more

In the Name of the Father ( Blu-ray ) (1993)

8.1/10
Director: Jim Sheridan
Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Emma Thompson, Pete Postlethwaite

"In the Name of the Father" tells the true saga of Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis), a petty thief in strife-torn '70s Belfast. After angering the IRA... Read more

Cruella (Blu-ray) (2021)

7.4/10
Director: Craig Gillespie
Starring: Emma Stone, Emma Thompson, Paul Walter Hauser, Mark Strong, Kayvan Novak

Before she becomes Cruella de Vil, teenage Estella has a dream. She wishes to become a fashion designer, having been gifted with talent, innovation, a... Read more

Cruella (4K) (2021)

7.4/10
Director: Craig Gillespie
Starring: Emma Stone, Emma Thompson, Paul Walter Hauser, Mark Strong, Kayvan Novak

Before she becomes Cruella de Vil, teenage Estella has a dream. She wishes to become a fashion designer, having been gifted with talent, innovation, a... Read more

In the Name of the Father (1993)

8.1/10
Director: Jim Sheridan
Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Emma Thompson, Pete Postlethwaite

"In the Name of the Father" tells the true saga of Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis), a petty thief in strife-torn '70s Belfast. After angering the IRA... Read more

Junior (1994)

4.6/10
Director: Ivan Reitman
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny DeVito, Emma Thompson

What a concept: 'The Terminator' with child! Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a scientist who impregnates himself with an embryo. With the help of Danny De... Read more

The Winter Guest (1997)

7.1/10
Director: Alan Rickman
Starring: Phyllida Law, Emma Thompson, Sheila Reid

A beautiful, deeply moving film in which four relationships are explored; a young widow and her mother, who's trying to break through her daughter's d... Read more

Alone in Berlin (2017)

6.4/10
Director: Vincent Perez
Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Emma Thompson, Daniel Bruhl

During WWII, a German couple receive news that their only son has been killed in battle. Already disillusioned with the Nazi regime, they begin a camp... Read more

Years And Years (2019)

8.4/10
Director: Simon Cellan Jones
Starring: Rory Kinnear, Anne Reid, Emma Thompson

Follows a busy family from Manchester with their lives converging on one crucial night in 2019 Read more

Sense and Sensibility (1995)

7.7/10
Director: Ang Lee
Starring: Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Kate Winslet, Hugh Grant

When the death of their father results in the sudden loss of their family fortune, two newly impoverished sisters find that their loss of status comes... Read more

Howards End ( Blu-ray ) (1992)

7.5/10
Director: James Ivory
Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Anthony Hopkins, Jemma Redgrave, Vanessa Redgrave, Prunell...

The pinnacle of the decades-long collaboration between producer Ismail Merchant and director James Ivory, 'Howards End' is a luminous vision of E. M.... Read more

Howards End (1992)

7.5/10
Director: James Ivory
Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, Helena Bonham Carter, James Wilby, Prunella Scal...

The pinnacle of the decades-long collaboration between producer Ismail Merchant and director James Ivory, 'Howards End' is a luminous vision of E. M.... Read more

Cruella (2021)

7.4/10
Director: Craig Gillespie
Starring: Emma Stone, Emma Thompson, Paul Walter Hauser, Mark Strong, Kayvan Novak

Before she becomes Cruella de Vil, teenage Estella has a dream. She wishes to become a fashion designer, having been gifted with talent, innovation, a... Read more

Men in Black: International (2019)

5.6/10
Director: F Gary Gray
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Rebecca Ferguson, Kumail Nanjiani, Rafe Spall,...

The Men in Black have expanded to cover the globe but so have the villains of the universe. To keep everyone safe, decorated Agent H and determined ro... Read more

Men in Black: International (Blu-Ray) (2019)

5.6/10
Director: F Gary Gray
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Rebecca Ferguson, Kumail Nanjiani, Rafe Spall,...

The Men in Black have expanded to cover the globe but so have the villains of the universe. To keep everyone safe, decorated Agent H and determined ro... Read more

A Walk in the Woods (2015)

6.3/10
Director: Ken Kwapis
Starring: Nick Nolte, Robert Redford, Emma Thompson, Mary Steenburgen

In this comedy adventure, celebrated travel writer, Bill Bryson (Academy Award winner Robert Redford), instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and bea... Read more

Dead Again (1991)

7/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Derek Jacobi, Robin Williams, Hanna Schygulla

A stylish, witty, imaginative psychological thriller starring Kenneth Branagh as an L.A. private detective who tries to help a beautiful amnesia victi... Read more

The Children Act (2017)

6.7/10
Director: Richard Eyre
Starring: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin, Fionn Whitehead

In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite hi... Read more

Last Christmas (2019)

6.6/10
Director: Paul Feig
Starring: Madison Ingoldsby, Emma Thompson, Henry Golding, Emilia Clarke

Nothing seems to go right for young Kate, a frustrated Londoner who works as an elf in a year-round Christmas shop. But things soon take a turn for th... Read more

Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

7.6/10
Director: Marc Forster
Starring: Will Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah, Emma Thompson

Will Ferrell does a serio-comic turn as IRS agent Harold Crick, a pedantic number-cruncher who one day wakes up to find he can hear a woman's voice na... Read more

Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)

6.6/10
Director: Sharon Maguire
Starring: Colin Firth, Emma Thompson, Jim Broadbent, Patrick Dempsey, Renee Zellweger

After breaking up with Mark Darcy, Bridget Jones's, happily ever after, hasn't quite gone according to plan. Fortysomething and single again, she... Read more

Fortunes Of War (1987)

8/10
Starring: Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh, Charles Kay, Rupert Graves, Alan Bennett

Guy Pringle and his new wife, Harriet, are members of the English community in Bucharest, Romania on the eve of World War II. After the war begins, th... Read more

Primary Colors (1998)

6.7/10
Director: Mike Nichols
Starring: John Travolta, Emma Thompson, Kathy Bates, Billy Bob Thornton, Larry Hagman

In 1994, an insider's look at a scandal-ridden run for the U.S. Democratic presidential nomination (closely based on Clinton's 1992 campaign) was writ... Read more

Saving Mr Banks (2013)

7.5/10
Director: John Lee Hancock
Starring: Bradley Whitford, Emma Thompson, Jason Schwartzman, Tom Hanks, Paul Giamatti, Co...

Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks star in "Saving Mr. Banks", inspired by the extraordinary, untold backstory of how Disney's classic "Mary Poppins" made it... Read more

Saving Mr Banks (Blu-ray) (2013)

7.5/10
Director: John Lee Hancock
Starring: Bradley Whitford, Emma Thompson, Jason Schwartzman, Tom Hanks, Paul Giamatti, Co...

Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks star in "Saving Mr. Banks", inspired by the extraordinary, untold backstory of how Disney's classic "Mary Poppins" made it... Read more

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

7.4/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Michael Keaton, Robert Sean Leonard, Keanu Reeves, Emma Thompso...

Shakespeare's comedy of the wooing of Benedick (played by actor-director-screenwriter Kenneth Branagh) and Beatrice (his real life wife Emma Thompson)... Read more

Men in Black 3 (Blu-ray) (3D) (2012)

6.8/10
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Starring: Emma Thompson, Josh Brolin, Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Jemaine Clement, Michae...

The Men in Black are back and this time Agent J (Will Smith) must take a trip into the past in order to save both the future and his taciturn partner... Read more

Men in Black 3 (Blu-ray) (2012)

6.8/10
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Starring: Emma Thompson, Josh Brolin, Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Jemaine Clement, Michae...

The Men in Black are back and this time Agent J (Will Smith) must take a trip into the past in order to save both the future and his taciturn partner... Read more

Treasure Planet (2002)

7.1/10
Director: John Musker, Ron Clements
Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Brian Murray, David Hyde Pierce, Martin Short, Emma Thomps...

Disney's dazzling animated sci-fi swashbuckler transplants the Robert Louis Stevenson adventure classic 'Treasure Island' to outer space and features... Read more

An Education (2009)

7.3/10
Director: Lone Scherfig
Starring: Alfred Molina, Emma Thompson, Olivia Williams, Peter Sarsgaard, Dominic Cooper,...

Superbly crafted coming-of-age drama set in 1960s London, adapted for the screen by novelist Nick Hornby from the memoirs of journalist Lynn Barber. J... Read more

An Education ( Blu-ray ) (2009)

7.3/10
Director: Lone Scherfig
Starring: Alfred Molina, Emma Thompson, Olivia Williams, Peter Sarsgaard, Dominic Cooper,...

Superbly crafted coming-of-age drama set in 1960s London, adapted for the screen by novelist Nick Hornby from the memoirs of journalist Lynn Barber. J... Read more

Maybe Baby (2000)

5.7/10
Director: Ben Elton
Starring: Hugh Laurie, Joely Richardson, Rowan Atkinson, Emma Thompson, Dawn French, Joann...

Hugh Laurie and Joely Richardson are trying to have a baby with not much success and much frustration as their lives become increasingly caught up in... Read more

Wit (2001)

8.1/10
Director: Mike Nichols
Starring: Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M Wood...

Vivian Bearing (Emma Thompson) is an English professor with a biting wit that educates but also alienates her students. With her teaching and life bot... Read more

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

7.2/10
Director: Bill Condon
Starring: Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen, Kevin Kline, Stanley Tucci, Emma Wat...

Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' is a live-action re-telling of the studio's animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as... Read more

Men in Black 3 (2012)

6.8/10
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Starring: Emma Thompson, Josh Brolin, Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Jemaine Clement, Michae...

The Men in Black are back and this time Agent J (Will Smith) must take a trip into the past in order to save both the future and his taciturn partner... Read more

Last Chance Harvey (2008)

6.7/10
Director: Joel Hopkins
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson, Eileen Atkins, Kathy Baker, Liane Balaban, James...

Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson star in this bittersweet romantic comedy about finding love late in life. Jingle writer Harvey is down in the dumps,... Read more

Brave (2012)

7.1/10
Director: Brenda Chapman, Mark Andrews
Starring: Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson, Julie Walters, Kelly Macdonald, Kevin McKidd, Rob...

Pixar's animated fantasy, set in a mythical, ancient Scotland, has a fine central character in Princess Merida (Kelly Macdonald), the headstrong daugh... Read more

Beauty and the Beast ( Blu-ray ) (2017)

7.2/10
Director: Bill Condon
Starring: Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen, Kevin Kline, Stanley Tucci, Emma Wat...

Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' is a live-action re-telling of the studio's animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as... Read more

The Boys Are Back (2009)

6.9/10
Director: Scott Hicks
Starring: Chris Haywood, Clive Owen, Julia Blake, Laura Fraser, Erik Thomson, Emma Booth,...

"The Boys Are Back" is a confessional tale of fatherhood. It follows a witty, wisecracking, action-oriented sportswriter (Clive Owen) who, in the wake... Read more

Missing Link (2019)

6.8/10
Director: Chris Butler
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry, David Walliams, Timothy O...

Tired of living a solitary life in the Pacific Northwest, Mr Link, who is 8 feet tall and covered in fur, recruits fearless explorer Sir Lionel Frost... Read more

Brave ( Blu-ray ) (2012)

7.1/10
Director: Brenda Chapman, Mark Andrews
Starring: Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson, Julie Walters, Kelly Macdonald, Kevin McKidd, Rob...

Pixar's animated fantasy, set in a mythical, ancient Scotland, has a fine central character in Princess Merida (Kelly Macdonald), the headstrong daugh... Read more

Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)

Director: Susanna White
Starring: Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor, Maggie Smith, Ralph Fiennes, Rhys Ifans, Bill Bail...

Aka "Nanny McPhee Returns". Emma Thompson reprises her role as Nanny McPhee, the mysterious nanny with unsettling facial features, in this sequel. Thi... Read more

Burnt (2015)

6.6/10
Director: John Wells
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Omar Sy, Daniel Bruhl, Matthew Rhys, Uma Thurman,...

Chef Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) had it all  and lost it. A two-star Michelin rockstar with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of th... Read more

Henry V (Branagh) (1989)

7.7/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Paul Scofield, Derek Jacobi, Ian Holm, Emma Thompson, Alec McCo...

An energetic, extraordinarily well-acted and perfectly cast version of Shakespeare's play adapted and directed by tyro-star Kenneth Branagh. Henry V i... Read more

Brideshead Revisited ( Blu-ray ) (2008)

6.7/10
Director: Julian Jarrold
Starring: Emma Thompson, Greta Scacchi, Michael Gambon, Patrick Malahide, Hayley Atwell, J...

A fresh take on Evelyn Waugh's classic novel, substantially trimmed down compared to the 11-hour BBC series from 1981, but successfully distilling the... Read more

Brideshead Revisited (2008)

6.7/10
Director: Julian Jarrold
Starring: Matthew Goode, Ben Whishaw, Hayley Atwell, Emma Thompson, Michael Gambon, Greta...

A fresh take on Evelyn Waugh's classic novel, substantially trimmed down compared to the 11-hour BBC mini-series from 1981, but successfully distillin... Read more

The Black Balloon (2007)

7.3/10
Director: Elissa Down
Starring: Toni Collette, Luke Ford, Rhys Wakefield, Erik Thomson, Gemma Ward

Toni Collette stars in this gentle yet unflinching look at a family strained by the pressures of caring for an autistic teenager. Told with humour and... Read more

Late Night (2019)

6.6/10
Director: Nisha Ganatra
Starring: Emma Thompson, Mindy Kaling, Max Casella, Hugh Dancy, John Lithgow, Denis O'Hare...

A late-night talk show host's world is turned upside down when she hires her first and only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over di... Read more

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

7.9/10
Director: Alfonso Cuaron
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, Ri...

Alfonso Cuaron ('A Little Princess') takes over the directing reigns for this terrific third instalment (of a projected seven) in the beloved fantasy... Read more

Nanny McPhee (2005)

6.6/10
Director: Kirk Jones
Starring: Emma Thompson, Colin Firth, Angela Lansbury, Kelly Macdonald, Thomas Sangster, P...

Widower Colin Firth must return to work and decides to hire a nanny for his unruly brood of seven children. After a string of hapless women are sent... Read more

Love Actually ( Blu-ray ) (2003)

7.6/10
Director: Richard Curtis
Starring: Alan Rickman, Colin Firth, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Laura Linney, Liam Neeson,...

In this affectionate romantic comedy set in London at Christmastime, a group of quirky characters discover the thrills and heartbreak of love - with t... Read more

Effie Gray (2014)

5.9/10
Director: Richard Laxton
Starring: Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Tom Sturridge, David Suchet, Julie Walters, Greg...

Based on the real-life scandal that shocked Victorian-era England, the film tells the story of Euphemia "Effie" Gray. At 19, she married the prominent... Read more

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ( Blu-ray ) (2004)

7.9/10
Director: Alfonso Cuaron
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, Ri...

Alfonso Cuaron ('A Little Princess') takes over the directing reigns for this terrific third instalment (of a projected seven) in the beloved fantasy... Read more

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

7.5/10
Director: David Yates
Starring: Alan Rickman, Brendan Gleeson, David Thewlis, Emma Thompson, Fiona Shaw, Gary Ol...

The rebellion begins! While the wider wizarding community may doubt Voldemort's return, Harry and his friends know too well what lies ahead. Unfortu... Read more

Love Actually (2003)

7.6/10
Director: Richard Curtis
Starring: Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Laura Linney, Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman,...

In this affectionate romantic comedy set in London at Christmastime, a group of quirky characters discover the thrills and heartbreak of love - with t... Read more

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ( Blu-ray ) (2007)

7.5/10
Director: David Yates
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon, Imelda Staunton, Al...

The rebellion begins! While the wider wizarding community may doubt Voldemort's return, Harry and his friends know too well what lies ahead. Unfortuna... Read more

Johnny English Strikes Again (Blu-Ray) (2018)

6.6/10
Director: David Kerr
Starring: Charles Dance, Edward Fox, Emma Thompson, Michael Gambon, Rowan Atkinson, Ben Mi...

The new adventure begins when a cyberattack reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain, leaving Johnny English as the secret se... Read more

Angels in America (2003)

8.3/10
Director: Mike Nichols
Starring: Al Pacino, Mary-Louise Parker, Meryl Streep, Emma Thompson, Jeffrey Wright, Jame...

Mike Nichols' landmark filming of Tony Kushner's Pulitzer Prize-winning two-part drama ("Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes") follow... Read more

Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)

6.6/10
Director: David Kerr
Starring: Charles Dance, Edward Fox, Emma Thompson, Michael Gambon, Rowan Atkinson, Ben Mi...

The new adventure begins when a cyberattack reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain, leaving Johnny English as the secret se... Read more