Simon McBurney Movies

The Mercy

The Mercy

The Mercy
IMDb: 6.0
112 min

Yachtsman Donald Crowhurst’s disastrous attempt to win the 1968 Golden Globe Race ends up with him creating an outrageous account of traveling the world alone by sea.

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Genre: Adventure, Drama
Allied

Allied

Allied
IMDb: 7.1
124 min

In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested…

John Berger or The Art of Looking

John Berger or The Art of Looking

John Berger or The Art of Looking
IMDb: 7.2
55 min

Art, politics and motorcycles – on the occasion of his 90th birthday John Berger or the Art of Looking is an intimate portrait of the writer and art critic whose…

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Genre: Documentary
The Conjuring 2

The Conjuring 2

The Conjuring 2
IMDb: 7.3
134 min

Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation
IMDb: 7.4
131 min

Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate – an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything
IMDb: 7.7
123 min

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student…

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Magic In The Moonlight

Magic In The Moonlight

Magic In The Moonlight
IMDb: 6.5
97 min

Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
For Those Who Can Tell No Tales

For Those Who Can Tell No Tales

For Those Who Can Tell No Tales
IMDb: 6.5
72 min

Kym, an Australian tourist, decides to travel to Bosnia. Her guidebook leads her to Višegrad, a small town steeped in history, on the border of Bosnia and Serbia. After a…

Genre: Drama
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
IMDb: 7.1
127 min

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre goes out into the world to become a governess. As she lives happily in her new position at Thornfield Hall, she meet the dark,…

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
IMDb: 7.7
146 min

Harry, Ron and Hermione walk away from their last year at Hogwarts to find and destroy the remaining Horcruxes, putting an end to Voldemort’s bid for immortality. But with Harry’s…

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Robin Hood
IMDb: 6.6
140 min

When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man’s sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert’s identity; romances his widow,…

Body Of Lies

Body Of Lies

Body Of Lies
IMDb: 7.1
128 min

The CIA’s hunt is on for the mastermind of a wave of terrorist attacks. Roger Ferris is the agency’s man on the ground, moving from place to place, scrambling to…

The Duchess

The Duchess

The Duchess
IMDb: 6.9
110 min

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

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The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass
IMDb: 6.1
113 min

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it’s…

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland
IMDb: 7.7
121 min

Young Scottish doctor, Nicholas Garrigan decides it’s time for an adventure after he finishes his formal education, so he decides to try his luck in Uganda, and arrives during the…

Genre: Best 2006, Drama
The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate
IMDb: 6.6
129 min

Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins to doubt that his fellow squad-mate Sergeant Raymond Shaw, now…

The Reckoning

The Reckoning

The Reckoning
IMDb: 6.5
112 min

In 14th Century England, this tale of murder and mystery follows a fugitive priest who falls in with a troupe of actors. As they Arrive in a small town, the…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Tom & Viv

Tom & Viv

Tom & Viv
IMDb: 6.4
115 min

The story of the marriage of the poet TS Eliot to socialite Vivienne Haigh-Wood, which had to cope with her gynaeological and emotional problems and his growing fame.

Genre: Drama, Romance