List of the best Maureen Lipman movies: A Little Princess(1986), Lighthouse Hill(2004), The Agent(2009), Carry on Columbus(1992), The Pianist(2002), Educating Rita(1983), Solomon and Gaenor(1999), School for Unclaimed Girls(1969) ... ...
A man (Nigel Havers) tries to locate his friend's daughter (Amelia Shankley), now a penniless orphan treated poorly by her headmistress (Maureen Lipman) in Victorian London.
When successful London publisher Charlie (Jason Flemyng) starts thinking that his life is a failure, he hits the road and soon stumbles upon a curious old hotel and a bevy of oddball locals... See full summary »
It's all in a day's work for high-flying literary agent Alexander; manuscripts to read, deals to be done, celebrity clients to be taken out to lunch, but first there is an author to deal ... See full summary »
Christopher Columbus believes he can find an alternative route to the far East and persuades the King and Queen of Spain to finance his expedition. But the Sultan of Turkey, who makes a ... See full summary »
War, Drama, History
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.
hairdresser wife husband professor blue-collar worker alcoholic witty endearing touching amusing charming england the open university office great britain hair salon college campus student-teacher relationship self-esteem adult education
An alcoholic professor has been hired by a working-class girl for higher education.
jewish man young woman father brother salesman religious person disheartening intricate melodramatic wales small town church house england pregnancy jewish identity doomed romance small-town life secret identity religious differences
A tragic love story between a Jewish young man and a Welsh woman in the beginning of the century. The movie is mostly in English with parts in Welsh and Yiddish
A wayard teenager (Madeline Hinde) escapes from reform school where she is serving time for stabbing the boyfriend of her mother (Renee Asherson).