Richard Eyre

Stage Beauty 2004

A female theatre dresser creates a stir and sparks a revolution in seventeenth century London theatre by playing Desdemona in Othello. But what will become of the male actor she once worked for and eventually replaced?

Category: Drama, Movies

Stars: Billy Crudup, Claire Danes, Rupert Everett

7,2 IMDB Rating 1,116 Views
The Children Act 2017

As her marriage crumbles, a judge must decide a case involving a teenage boy who is refusing a blood transfusion on religious principle.

Category: Drama, Movies

Stars: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin

6,7 IMDB Rating 2,496 Views
King Lear 2018

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.

Category: Drama, Movies

Stars: Jim Broadbent, Jim Carter, Tobias Menzies

6,6 IMDB Rating 1,719 Views
The Dresser 2015

In the closing months of World War Two ageing actor 'Sir' and his wife Her Ladyship bring Shakespeare to the provinces with a company depleted by conscription. 'Sir' is plainly unwell, discharging himself from hospital and Her Ladyship believes he should cancel his upcoming performance of 'King Lear'. However Norman, his outspoken, gay dresser disagrees and is determined that the show will go on, cajoling the confused 'Sir' into giving a performance - one which will be his swansong, at the same time drawing a parallel between King Lear and his fool as Norman, despite ultimate disappointment, serves his master.

Category: Drama, Movies

Stars: Emily Watson,Ian McKellen,Sarah Lancashire,Anthony Hopkins

6.8 IMDB Rating 1,055 Views
Notes on a Scandal 2006

The bitter, cynical and lonely Barbara Covett is a tough and conservative teacher, near to retirement, who is loathed by her colleagues and students. In the loneliness of her apartment, she spends her spare time writing her journal, taking care of her old cat Portia and missing her special friend Jennifer Dodd. When Sheba Hart joins the high-school as the new art teacher, Barbara dedicates her attention to the newcomer, writing sharp and unpleasant comments about her behavior and clothes. When Barbara helps Sheba in a difficult situation with two students, the grateful Sheba invites her to have lunch with her family. Sheba introduces her husband and former professor Richard Hart, who is about twenty years older than she; her rebellious teenager daughter Polly; and her son Ben that has Down's Syndrome. Barbara becomes close to Sheba, but when she accidentally discovers that Sheba is having an affair with the fifteen year-old student Steven Connolly, Barbara sees the chance to manipulate and get closer to Sheba, hiding the secret from the school headmaster. When Portia dies and Sheba does not stay with Barbara in the veterinary office to see Ben in a theater play, Barbara plots a Machiavellian revenge against Sheba, creating a scandal and consequent turmoil in their lives.

Category: Crime, Drama, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Judi Dench,Cate Blanchett,Tom Georgeson,Michael Maloney

7.4 IMDB Rating 2,538 Views