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Hunt for the Wilderpeople | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Hunt for the Wilderpeople  101 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Comedy, Drama]  [Taika Waititi]  [31 Mar 2016]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 81/100, External Reviews
Awards:  20 wins & 25 nominations.
Actors:  Julian Dennison, Rachel House, Rima Te Wiata, Sam Neill
Plot:  A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.
Writer:  Taika Waititi (screenplay), Barry Crump (based on the book "Wild Pork and Watercress" written by), Te Arepa Kahi (additional writing)
Language:  English    Country:  New Zealand    More Info:  IMDB
The Piano | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Piano  121 min,  R,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Jane Campion]  [11 Feb 1994]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, Metacritic 89/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 60 wins & 52 nominations.
Actors:  Anna Paquin, Harvey Keitel, Holly Hunter, Sam Neill
Plot:  A mute woman is sent to 1850s New Zealand along with her young daughter and prized piano for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, but is soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation.
Writer:  Jane Campion
Language:  English, British Sign Language, Maori    Country:  New Zealand, Australia, France    More Info:  IMDB
Jurassic Park | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Jurassic Park  127 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller]  [Steven Spielberg]  [11 Jun 1993]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, Metacritic 68/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 32 wins & 25 nominations.
Actors:  Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern, Richard Attenborough, Sam Neill
Plot:  During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.
Writer:  Michael Crichton (novel), Michael Crichton (screenplay), David Koepp (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Cry in the Dark | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  A Cry in the Dark  120 min,  PG-13,  [Drama]  [Fred Schepisi]  [11 Nov 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 11 nominations.
Actors:  Dale Reeves, David Hoflin, Meryl Streep, Sam Neill
Plot:  A mother whose child was killed in a Dingo attack in the Australian outback fights to prove her innocence when she is accused of murder.
Writer:  John Bryson (novel), Robert Caswell (screenplay), Fred Schepisi (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  Australia, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Possession | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Possession  124 min,  R,  [Drama, Horror]  [Andrzej Zulawski]  [28 Oct 1983]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Heinz Bennent, Isabelle Adjani, Margit Carstensen, Sam Neill
Plot:  A woman starts exhibiting increasingly disturbing behavior after asking her husband for a divorce. Suspicions of infidelity soon give way to something much more sinister.
Writer:  Andrzej Zulawski (original screenplay), Andrzej Zulawski (adaptation), Frederic Tuten (adaptation), Andrzej Zulawski (dialogue), Frederic Tuten (dialogue)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  France, West Germany    More Info:  IMDB
My Brilliant Career | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  My Brilliant Career  100 min,  G,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Gillian Armstrong]  [17 Aug 1979]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 11 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Judy Davis, Robert Grubb, Sam Neill, Wendy Hughes
Plot:  Sybylla Melvyn is an independent young woman who soon after arriving to live with her Grandmother Bossier and aunt Helen announces that she will never marry and plans on having a career ...
Writer:  Miles Franklin (novel), Eleanor Witcombe
Language:  English    Country:  Australia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gallipoli | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Gallipoli  114 min,  [Documentary, War]  [Tolga Örnek]  [18 Mar 2005]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Demetri Goritsas, Jeremy Irons, Sam Neill, Zafer Ergin
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Tolga Örnek (story)
Language:  English, Turkish    Country:  Turkey    More Info:  IMDB
Dead Calm | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Dead Calm  96 min,  R,  [Horror, Thriller]  [Phillip Noyce]  [07 Apr 1989]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, Metacritic 70/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Billy Zane, Nicole Kidman, Rod Mullinar, Sam Neill
Plot:  After a tragedy, John Ingram and his wife Rae are spending some time isolated at sea, when they come across a stranger who has abandoned a sinking ship.
Writer:  Terry Hayes (screenplay), Charles Williams (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  Australia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hunt for Red October | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Hunt for Red October  135 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Thriller]  [John McTiernan]  [02 Mar 1990]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, Metacritic 58/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Alec Baldwin, Sam Neill, Scott Glenn, Sean Connery
Plot:  In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect or to start a war?
Writer:  Tom Clancy (novel), Larry Ferguson (screenplay), Donald E. Stewart (screenplay)
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Country Life | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Country Life  118 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance]  [Michael Blakemore]  [28 Jul 1995]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Greta Scacchi, John Hargreaves, Kerry Fox, Sam Neill
Plot:  Adaptation of Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" set in rural Australia in the 1920's. Jack Dickens and his niece Sally run the family farm to support brother-in-law Alexander as a (supposedly ...
Writer:  Michael Blakemore
Language:  English    Country:  Australia    More Info:  IMDB
The Jungle Book | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | 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 Horse Whisperer | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Horse Whisperer  170 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [Robert Redford]  [15 May 1998]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 18 nominations.
Actors:  Dianne Wiest, Kristin Scott Thomas, Robert Redford, Sam Neill
Plot:  The mother of a severely traumatized daughter enlists the aid of a unique horse trainer to help the girl's equally injured horse.
Writer:  Nick Evans (novel), Eric Roth (screenplay), Richard LaGravenese (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Restoration | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Restoration  117 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Michael Hoffman]  [02 Feb 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  David Thewlis, Polly Walker, Robert Downey Jr., Sam Neill
Plot:  The exiled royal physician to King Charles II devotes himself to helping Londoners suffering from the plague, and in the process falls in love with an equally poor woman.
Writer:  Rose Tremain (novel), Rupert Walters (screenplay)
Language:  English, Latin    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB
Sirens | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Sirens  98 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [John Duigan]  [25 Mar 1994]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Elle Macpherson, Hugh Grant, Sam Neill, Tara Fitzgerald
Plot:  When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him.
Writer:  John Duigan
Language:  English    Country:  Australia, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wimbledon | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Wimbledon  98 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Romance, Sport]  [Richard Loncraine]  [17 Sep 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 61%, Metacritic 59/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Jon Favreau, Kirsten Dunst, Paul Bettany, Sam Neill
Plot:  A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus for Wimbledon.
Writer:  Adam Brooks, Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  UK, France, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tommy's Honour | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Tommy's Honour  112 min,  PG,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Jason Connery]  [14 Apr 2017]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, Metacritic 56/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Jack Lowden, Ophelia Lovibond, Peter Mullan, Sam Neill
Plot:  In every generation, a torch passes from father to son. And that timeless dynamic is the beating heart of Tommy's Honour - an intimate, powerfully moving tale of the real-life founders of the modern game of golf.
Writer:  Pamela Marin, Kevin Cook
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Plenty | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Plenty  121 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Fred Schepisi]  [20 Sep 1985]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  André Maranne, Charles Dance, Meryl Streep, Sam Neill
Plot:  A young Englishwoman spends twenty years to make whatever kind of life for herself, at the expense of others around her, in post-World War II England.
Writer:  David Hare (play), David Hare (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jurassic Park III | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Jurassic Park III  92 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi]  [Joe Johnston]  [18 Jul 2001]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, Metacritic 42/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 15 nominations.
Actors:  Alessandro Nivola, Sam Neill, Téa Leoni, William H. Macy
Plot:  A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Alan Grant to go to Isla Sorna (the second InGen dinosaur lab.), resulting in an unexpected landing...and unexpected new inhabitants on the island.
Writer:  Michael Crichton (characters), Peter Buchman, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bicentennial Man | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 48%  Bicentennial Man  132 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Chris Columbus]  [17 Dec 1999]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, Metacritic 42/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Embeth Davidtz, Oliver Platt, Robin Williams, Sam Neill
Plot:  An android endeavors to become human as he gradually acquires emotions.
Writer:  Isaac Asimov (short story "The Bicentennial Man"), Isaac Asimov (novel), Robert Silverberg (novel), Nicholas Kazan (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Germany    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Vow | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  The Vow  104 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance]  [Michael Sucsy]  [10 Feb 2012]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 31%, Metacritic 43/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 14 nominations.
Actors:  Channing Tatum, Jessica Lange, Rachel McAdams, Sam Neill
Plot:  A car accident puts Paige in a coma, and when she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband Leo works to win her heart again.
Writer:  Abby Kohn (screenplay), Marc Silverstein (screenplay), Jason Katims (screenplay), Stuart Sender (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, France, Australia, UK, Germany, Canada    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Event Horizon | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 42%  Event Horizon  96 min,  R,  [Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller]  [Paul W.S. Anderson]  [15 Aug 1997]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 24%, Metacritic 35/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Joely Richardson, Kathleen Quinlan, Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill
Plot:  A rescue crew investigates a spaceship that disappeared into a black hole and has now returned...with someone or something new on-board.
Writer:  Philip Eisner
Language:  English, Latin    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Memoirs of an Invisible Man | Movie Details for Actor Sam Neill | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 42%  Memoirs of an Invisible Man  99 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi]  [John Carpenter]  [28 Feb 1992]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 21%, Metacritic 48/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Chevy Chase, Daryl Hannah, Michael McKean, Sam Neill
Plot:  After a freak accident, a yuppie turns invisible and runs from a treacherous CIA official, while trying to cope with his new life.
Writer:  H.F. Saint (book), Robert Collector (screenplay), Dana Olsen (screenplay), William Goldman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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