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Walking With Dinosaurs / Walking With Monsters (1999)

Director: Tim Haines
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Narrated by

'Walking with Dinosaurs' - Using techniques pioneered in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" movies, this wonderful watershed production makes the Meso... Read more

Great Composers: Beethoven / Wagner (1997)

8/10
Director: Jill Marshall, Kriss Rusmanis
Starring: Narrated by, Kenneth Branagh

This programme presents the lives and works of Beethoven and Wagner, as featured in the BBC series 'Great Composers'. It examines the backgrounds, inf... Read more

Wallander 2 (2009)

Director: Hettie Macdonald, Andy Wilson, Aisling Walsh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Sadie Shimmin

Kenneth Branagh plays Swedish detective Kurt Wallander in three new detective dramas based on the best-selling books by Henning Mankell - an internati... 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

Walking with Dinosaurs (1999)

8.6/10
Director: Tim Haines
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Narrated by

Using techniques pioneered in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" movies, this wonderful watershed production makes the Mesozoic world as real and natu... 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

Walking with Dinosaurs (Abridged Movie Length Edition) (1999)

8.6/10
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Narrated by

Using techniques pioneered in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" movies, this wonderful watershed production makes the Mesozoic world as real and natu... Read more

Great Composers: Bach / Mozart (1997)

8/10
Director: James Runcie, Francesca Kemp
Starring: Narrated by, Kenneth Branagh

This programme presents the lives and works of Bach and Mozart, as featured in the BBC series "Great Composers". It examines the backgrounds, influenc... Read more

Great Composers: Tchaikovsky / Puccini / Mahler (1997)

8/10
Director: Chris Hunt, Kriss Rusmanis, Simon Broughton
Starring: Narrated by, Kenneth Branagh

This respected BBC series examines the works of Tchaikovsky including 'Eugene Onegin' and 'The Queen Of Spades' ; Mahler including 'Das Lied Von Der E... Read more

Hamlet (Branagh) (1996)

7.8/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Julie Christie, Derek Jacobi

Murder and violence, revenge and intrigue, sex and desire, paranoia and madness - the heady brew of passion and emotion that makes up Shakespeare's Ha... Read more

Othello (Fishburne) (1995)

6.9/10
Director: Oliver Parker
Starring: Laurence Fishburne, Kenneth Branagh, Irene Jacob

Laurence Fishburne is very good in the title role bringing out the warrior Moor's essential innocence and passion, while Kenneth Branagh is brilliant... Read more

Dunkirk (Blu-Ray) (2017)

8/10
Director: Christopher Nolan
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance, Michael Caine, Tom Hardy

In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces... 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

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit ( Blu-ray ) (2013)

6.2/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Kevin Costner, Chris Pine

Kenneth Branagh directs and co-stars in this action thriller starring Chris Pine as the iconic Jack Ryan character created by Tom Clancy. The thrills... Read more

Wallander 3 (2012)

Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Sarah Smart, Richard McCabe

Based on the best-selling books by Henning Mankell, the award-winning detective drama starring Kenneth Branagh returns for a third season of thrilling... Read more

Shackleton (2002)

7.7/10
Director: Charles Sturridge
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Lorcan Cranitch, Kevin McNally, Matt Day

Kenneth Branagh stars as the polar explorer Ernest Shackleton in this true story of one of the 20th century's greatest adventurers. Bound for Antarcti... Read more

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2013)

6.2/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Kevin Costner, Keira Knightley, Chris Pine

Kenneth Branagh directs and co-stars in this action thriller starring Chris Pine as the iconic Jack Ryan character created by Tom Clancy. The thrills... Read more

Dunkirk (2017)

8/10
Director: Christopher Nolan
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance, Michael Caine, Tom Hardy

In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces... Read more

Wallander 4: The Final Chapter (2016)

Director: Ben Caron, Jonathan Van Tulleken
Starring: Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Kenneth Branagh, Richard McCabe, Jeany Spark

All three feature-length episodes from the third series of the BBC crime drama starring Kenneth Branagh as the Swedish detective. Inspector Kurt Walla... Read more

Wild Wild West (1999)

4.9/10
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Starring: Salma Hayek, Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh

This special effects-filled sagebrusher is based on the 60's campy television series and stars Will Smith as government agent James West, who along wi... Read more

The Road to El Dorado (2000)

6.9/10
Director: Eric Bergeron
Starring: Voices Of, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Rosie Perez, Armand Assante

A musical, animated adventure set in Spain in 1519, where con artist pals Miguel and Tulio, who have acquired a map to the legendary golden city of El... Read more

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

7.5/10
Director: Phillip Noyce
Starring: Everlyn Sampi, Tianna Sansbury, Laura Monaghan, David Gulpilil, Kenneth Branagh

Set in 1930s outback Australia, this is the true story of three Aboriginal girls who are snatched from their mothers' arms in Jigalong, Western Austra... Read more

Mad Dogs and Englishmen (2000)

3.3/10
Director: Michael Kalesniko
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Robin Wright, Lynn Redgrave, Jared Harris, Peter Riegert

This over-looked gem is a smartly written slice-of-life centred on jaded L.A. playwright, Peter (Kenneth Branagh). His wife (Robin Wright Penn) is fu... 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

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

Love's Labour's Lost (1999)

6.1/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Alicia Silverstone, Nathan Lane, Richard Briers, Martin Scorses...

Shakespeare's breezy comedy is given some song-and-dance treatment in this mix of Bard and Broadway musical action that is set in the 1930's. A young... Read more

Five Children and It (2005)

5.6/10
Director: John Stephenson
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Eddie Izzard, Freddie Highmore, Tara Fitzgerald, Zoe Wanamaker,...

It's World War I and five children are sent to live with their eccentric uncle (Kenneth Branagh) in the countryside. There are plenty of rules but th... Read more

Warm Springs (2005)

7.6/10
Director: Joseph Sargent
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Cynthia Nixon, Jane Alexander, Kathy Bates, Tim Blake Nelson

One of the United States' most beloved sons, the only president to have been elected three times, Franklin Delano Roosevelt guided his country through... Read more

To the Lighthouse (1983)

6.4/10
Director: Colin Gregg
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Rosemary Harris, Michael Gough, T P McKenna, Pippa Guard

Based on the acclaimed novel by Virginia Woolf, this alternately light and moody, multi-layered drama examines the interpersonal dynamics of an aristo... Read more

Swing Kids (1993)

6.8/10
Director: Thomas Carter
Starring: Robert Sean Leonard, Christian Bale, Frank Whaley, Barbara Hershey, Kenneth Bran...

In 1939, Nazi Germany declares war on freedom and demands conformity from its youth. But a group calling themselves Swing Kids rebel with their "swing... Read more

The Gingerbread Man (1997)

5.7/10
Director: Robert Altman
Starring: Daryl Hannah, Embeth Davidtz, Kenneth Branagh, Robert Downey Jr, Robert Duvall,...

A southern lawyer's (Kenneth Branagh, with a terrific accent) entanglement with a young waitress leads to disaster in this thriller based on an origin... Read more

Tenet (2020)

7.6/10
Director: Christopher Nolan
Starring: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Michael Caine, Kenne...

Armed with only one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire world, a Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international e... Read more

Wallander (2008)

8/10
Director: Philip Martin, Niall MacCormick
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Jeany Spark, Richard McCabe, Sarah Smart, Tom Beard, Tom Hiddle...

Kenneth Branagh plays Swedish detective Kurt Wallander in three feature-length detective dramas based on the best-selling books by Henning Mankell. 'S... Read more

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

7.4/10
Director: Chris Columbus
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Richard Harris, Maggie Smith, Robbie Coltrane, Ke...

The boy wizard is up to his old tricks in this wondrous adaptation of the second J.K. Rowling book. Despite warnings from an impish 'house elf', Harry... Read more

Tenet (Blu-ray) (2020)

7.6/10
Director: Christopher Nolan
Starring: John David Washington, Martin Donovan, Josh Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Michael C...

Armed with only one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire world, a Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international e... Read more

My Week with Marilyn (Blu-ray) (2011)

6.9/10
Director: Simon Curtis
Starring: Judi Dench, Julia Ormond, Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Williams, Zoe Wanamaker, Emm...

As screen sex goddess Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams) and revered actor/director Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh) clash while working together on... 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

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)

6.4/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Aidan Quinn, Helena Bonham Carter, Ian Holm, John Cleese, Kenneth Branagh, Rober...

Kenneth Branagh's sensitive, wildly stylized take on the classic horror story stars Branagh as Victor Frankenstein, the obsessive scientist who create... Read more

My Week with Marilyn (2011)

7/10
Director: Simon Curtis
Starring: Judi Dench, Julia Ormond, Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Williams, Zoe Wanamaker, Emm...

As screen sex goddess Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams) and revered actor/director Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh) clash while working together on... Read more

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein ( Blu-ray ) (1994)

6.4/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Aidan Quinn, Helena Bonham Carter, Ian Holm, John Cleese, Kenneth Branagh, Rober...

Kenneth Branagh's sensitive, wildly stylized take on the classic horror story stars Branagh as Victor Frankenstein, the obsessive scientist who create... Read more

Murder on the Orient Express (Blu-Ray) (2017)

6.5/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Derek Jacobi, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Pfeiffer, Penel...

A lavish trip through Europe quickly unfolds into a race against time to solve a murder aboard a train. When an avalanche stops the Orient Express dea... Read more

The Boat That Rocked (2009)

Director: Richard Curtis
Starring: Bill Nighy, Kenneth Branagh, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Nick Frost, Tom Sturridge,...

Aka "Pirate Radio". In 1966, a rusty fishing trawler christened Radio Rock floats just outside British territorial waters, broadcasting illicit rock '... Read more

Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

6.5/10
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Derek Jacobi, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Pfeiffer, Penel...

A lavish trip through Europe quickly unfolds into a race against time to solve a murder aboard a train. When an avalanche stops the Orient Express dea... Read more

The Boat That Rocked ( Blu-ray ) (2009)

Director: Richard Curtis
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rhys Ifans, Bill Nighy, Chris O'Dowd, R...

Aka "Pirate Radio". In 1966, a rusty fishing trawler christened Radio Rock floats just outside British territorial waters, broadcasting illicit rock '... Read more

Valkyrie (2008)

7.1/10
Director: Bryan Singer
Starring: Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Carice Van Houten, Thoma...

The compelling true story of the elaborate 1943 plot to assassinate Hitler, hatched within his own ranks, and masterminded by Colonel Claus von Stauff... Read more

Valkyrie ( Blu-ray ) (2008)

7.1/10
Director: Bryan Singer
Starring: David Bamber, Kenneth Branagh, Kenneth Cranham, Kevin McNally, Terence Stamp, Th...

The compelling true story of the elaborate 1943 plot to assassinate Hitler, hatched within his own ranks, and masterminded by Colonel Claus von Stauff... Read more

Celebrity (1998)

6.3/10
Director: Woody Allen
Starring: Bebe Neuwirth, Charlize Theron, Famke Janssen, Hank Azaria, Joe Mantegna, Judy D...

Kenneth Branagh plays a Woody Allen-like neurotic New York magazine writer, with a messed up love-life and career, in this acerbic look at fame and in... Read more

The Judi Dench Collection (1991)

Director: Anthony Page, Christopher Morahan, Michael Darlow, Stephen Frears
Starring: Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh, Norman Wisdom, Fulton MacKay, Michael C Williams, M...

This collection contains a selection of sterling performances from Oscar-winning actress Dame Judi Dench, including: 'Talking to a Stranger' (1966) ba... Read more

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ( Blu-ray ) (2002)

7.4/10
Director: Chris Columbus
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Kenneth Branagh, John Cleese, Robbi...

The boy wizard is up to his old tricks in this wondrous adaptation of the second J.K. Rowling book. Despite warnings from an impish 'house elf', Harry... Read more