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Glory | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Glory  122 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Edward Zwick]  [16 Feb 1990]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 18 nominations.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Denzel Washington, Matthew Broderick, Morgan Freeman
Plot:  Robert Gould Shaw leads the U.S. Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices from both his own Union Army, and the Confederates.
Writer:  Kevin Jarre (screenplay), Lincoln Kirstein (book), Peter Burchard (book), Robert Gould Shaw (letters)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Princess Bride | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Princess Bride  98 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Family, Fantasy]  [Rob Reiner]  [09 Oct 1987]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 77/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright
Plot:  While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.
Writer:  William Goldman (book), William Goldman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Shadow of the Vampire | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Shadow of the Vampire  92 min,  R,  [Drama, Horror]  [E. Elias Merhige]  [26 Jan 2001]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, Metacritic 71/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 24 nominations.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, John Malkovich, Udo Kier, Willem Dafoe
Plot:  The filming of Nosferatu (1922) is hampered by the fact that its star Max Schreck is taking the role of a vampire far more seriously than seems humanly possible.
Writer:  Steven Katz
Language:  English, German, Luxembourgish    Country:  UK, USA, Luxembourg    More Info:  IMDB
Liar Liar | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Liar Liar  86 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Fantasy]  [Tom Shadyac]  [21 Mar 1997]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, Metacritic 70/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Amanda Donohoe, Cary Elwes, Jim Carrey, Justin Cooper, Maura Tierney
Plot:  A fast-track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after he turns his son down for the last time.
Writer:  Paul Guay, Stephen Mazur
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hot Shots! | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Hot Shots!  84 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Comedy]  [Jim Abrahams]  [31 Jul 1991]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Charlie Sheen, Lloyd Bridges, Valeria Golino
Plot:  A parody of Top Gun (1986) in which a talented but unstable fighter pilot must overcome the ghosts of his father and save a mission sabotaged by greedy weapons manufacturers.
Writer:  Jim Abrahams, Pat Proft
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Jungle Book | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Jungle Book  111 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Family, Romance]  [Stephen Sommers]  [30 Dec 1994]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 79%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Jason Scott Lee, Lena Headey, Sam Neill
Plot:  Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of Mowgli, the orphaned jungle boy raised by wolves, and how he becomes king of the jungle.
Writer:  Rudyard Kipling (characters from novel "The Jungle Book"), Ron Yanover (story), Mark Geldman (story), Stephen Sommers (screenplay), Ronald Yanover (screenplay), Mark Geldman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Cat's Meow | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Cat's Meow  114 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance]  [Peter Bogdanovich]  [03 May 2002]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Eddie Izzard, Edward Herrmann, Kirsten Dunst
Plot:  Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924.
Writer:  Steven Peros (screenplay), Steven Peros (play)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Germany, Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Twister | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Twister  113 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Jan de Bont]  [10 May 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, Metacritic 68/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 10 wins & 15 nominations.
Actors:  Bill Paxton, Cary Elwes, Helen Hunt, Jami Gertz
Plot:  Bill and Jo Harding, advanced storm chasers on the brink of divorce, must join together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes.
Writer:  Michael Crichton, Anne-Marie Martin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lady Jane | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Lady Jane  136 min,  PG-13,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Trevor Nunn]  [07 Feb 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Helena Bonham Carter, John Wood, Michael Hordern
Plot:  The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a ...
Writer:  Chris Bryant (story), David Edgar
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Saw | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Saw  103 min,  R,  [Crime, Horror, Mystery]  [James Wan]  [29 Oct 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 49%, Metacritic 46/100, External Reviews
Awards:  8 wins & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Danny Glover, Ken Leung, Leigh Whannell
Plot:  Two strangers, who awaken in a room with no recollection of how they got there, soon discover they're pawns in a deadly game perpetrated by a notorious serial killer.
Writer:  Leigh Whannell, James Wan (story), Leigh Whannell (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Horizon | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Horizon  80 min,  [Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Yves Simoneau]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Kara Killmer, Meg Steedle, Ruth Bradley
Plot:  Set during the height of World War II, Horizon centers on Lauren (Bradley), a secretary at the FBI who begins a secretive investigation into files that have been stamped with the codename "...
Writer:  Bridget Tyler
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Ella Enchanted | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  Ella Enchanted  96 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Family, Fantasy]  [Tommy O'Haver]  [09 Apr 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, Metacritic 53/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Aidan McArdle, Anne Hathaway, Cary Elwes, Hugh Dancy
Plot:  Ella is under a spell to be constantly obedient, a fact she must hide from her new step-family in order to protect the prince of the land, her friend for whom she's falling.
Writer:  Laurie Craig (screenplay), Karen McCullah (screenplay), Kirsten Smith (screenplay), Jennifer Heath (screenplay), Michele J. Wolff (screenplay), Gail Carson Levine (based on the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Ireland, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
No Strings Attached | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  No Strings Attached  108 min,  R,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Ivan Reitman]  [21 Jan 2011]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 49%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Ashton Kutcher, Cary Elwes, Kevin Kline, Natalie Portman
Plot:  A guy and girl try to keep their relationship strictly physical, but it's not long before they learn that they want something more.
Writer:  Elizabeth Meriwether (screenplay), Michael Samonek (story), Elizabeth Meriwether (story)
Language:  English, Ukrainian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Robin Hood: Men in Tights | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  Robin Hood: Men in Tights  104 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Comedy, Musical]  [Mel Brooks]  [28 Jul 1993]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 48%, Metacritic 44/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Amy Yasbeck, Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, Roger Rees
Plot:  A spoof of Robin Hood in general and Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) in particular.
Writer:  J.D. Shapiro (story), Evan Chandler (story), Mel Brooks (screenplay), Evan Chandler (screenplay), J.D. Shapiro (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  France, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot  86 min,  G,  [Animation, Adventure, Comedy]  [Frederik Du Chau]  [15 May 1998]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Andrea Corr, Bryan White, Cary Elwes, Jessalyn Gilsig
Plot:  An adventurous girl, a young blind hermit, and a goofy two-headed dragon race to find the lost sword Excalibur to save King Arthur and Camelot from disaster.
Writer:  Vera Chapman (novel), Kirk De Micco (screenplay), William Schifrin (screenplay), Jacqueline Feather (screenplay), David Seidler (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Kiss the Girls | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  Kiss the Girls  115 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Gary Fleder]  [03 Oct 1997]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 29%, Metacritic 46/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Alex McArthur, Ashley Judd, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman
Plot:  Police hunting for a serial kidnapper are helped when a victim manages to escape for the first time.
Writer:  James Patterson (novel), David Klass (screenplay)
Language:  English, Mandarin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Crush | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 41%  The Crush  89 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Alan Shapiro]  [02 Apr 1993]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 26%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Alicia Silverstone, Cary Elwes, Jennifer Rubin, Kurtwood Smith
Plot:  A journalist becomes the unwanted center of attention for a 14-year-old girl, who proceeds to sabotage his life after he refuses her sexual advances.
Writer:  Alan Shapiro
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 40%  The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure  88 min,  G,  [Adventure, Family, Fantasy]  [Matthew Diamond]  [29 Aug 2012]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 27%, Metacritic 32/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Cary Elwes, Christopher Lloyd, Cloris Leachman, Jaime Pressly
Plot:  The Oogieloves, Goobie, Zoozie, and Toofie, set out to find five magical balloons that will make their good friend Schluufy's surprise birthday party extra special.
Writer:  Alex Greene (based on characters by), Scott Stabile, Carol Sweeney (based on characters by), Kenn Viselman (creator)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Saw 3D: The Final Chapter | Movie Details for Actor Cary Elwes | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 29%  Saw 3D: The Final Chapter  90 min,  R,  [Horror, Mystery]  [Kevin Greutert]  [29 Oct 2010]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 9%, Metacritic 24/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Betsy Russell, Cary Elwes, Costas Mandylor, Tobin Bell
Plot:  As a deadly battle rages over Jigsaw's brutal legacy, a group of Jigsaw survivors gathers to seek the support of self-help guru and fellow survivor Bobby Dagen, a man whose own dark secrets unleash a new wave of terror.
Writer:  Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB

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