Highest Rated Titles With Simon Woods

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year












































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: De Patre Vostro (About Your Father) (2007)

TV-MA | 65 min | Action, Drama, History

9.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

In the series final, following his his crushing naval defeat at Actium by Agrippa's forces, Mark Antony realizes that this spells the end for him and Cleopatra. With a hardened Octavian ... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: John Maybury | Stars: Ray Stevenson, Kevin McKidd, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

2. Rome (2005–2007)

TV-MA | 90 min | Action, Drama, History

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.

Creators: Bruno Heller, William J. MacDonald, John Milius | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

3. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: Deus Impeditio Esuritori Nullus (No God Can Stop a Hungry Man) (2007)

TV-MA | 60 min | Action, Drama, History

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Seven years have passed since Antony's departure from Rome, and the former commander, dissipated and debauched - held in thrall by the charms and sexual prowess of his new bride, Cleopatra,... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: Steve Shill | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

4. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: Philippi (2007)

TV-MA | 56 min | Action, Drama, History

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Cicero is finally undone by his duplicity in the form of Titus Pullo, acting upon Octavian's request to assassinate all supporters of Brutus in Rome. Pullo and Vorenus enjoy a happy if ... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: Roger Young | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Tobias Menzies

5. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: A Necessary Fiction (2007)

TV-MA | 57 min | Action, Drama, History

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Octavian takes a new bride, Livia, and then introduces her to his family in a startling way... by having her witness the punishment he metes out to Atia and Octavia, for secretly defying ... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: Carl Franklin | Stars: Ray Stevenson, Kevin McKidd, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

6. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: Testudo et Lepus (The Tortoise and the Hare) (2007)

TV-MA | 51 min | Action, Drama, History

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Having learned that Vorenus' children are alive, Pullo sets off to find him in Gaul where he is again a serving soldier in Mark Antony's army. He had hoped to arrive before Octavian and ... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: Adam Davidson | Stars: Ray Stevenson, Kevin McKidd, Polly Walker, Lindsay Duncan

7. Foyle's War (2002– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

As WW2 rages around the world, DCS Foyle fights his own war on the home-front as he investigates crimes on the south coast of England. Later series sees the retired detective working as an MI5 agent operating in the aftermath of the war.

Creator: Anthony Horowitz | Stars: Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howell, Ellie Haddington

8. Cranford (2007– )

60 min | Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.

Creators: Sue Birtwistle, Susie Conklin | Stars: Judi Dench, Julia McKenzie, Imelda Staunton, Lisa Dillon

9. MI-5 (2002– )
Episode: Episode #5.1 (2006)

Drama, Thriller

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Terrorists carry out several devastating attacks on British targets which lead to panic and new extreme legal measures being rushed through Parliament, but is there more to this than meets the eye?

Creator: David Wolstencroft | Director: Omar Madha | Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Peter Firth, Hugh Simon, Nicola Walker

10. MI-5 (2002– )
Episode: Episode #5.2 (2006)

Drama, Thriller

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

While Juliet has to come to terms with her injury, MI5 begin to unravel a conspiracy which sees an elite group trying to take control of Britain. They eventually see that this goes much further than anyone expects.

Creator: David Wolstencroft | Director: Omar Madha | Stars: Anna Chancellor, Rupert Penry-Jones, Robert Glenister, Peter Firth

11. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: Heroes of the Republic (2007)

TV-MA | 59 min | Action, Drama, History

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Vorenus and Pullo return to the Collegium in Rome with Vorenus' family, but some of the "changes" that Pullo had warned him about regarding his two daughters Vorena both the Elder and ... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: Alik Sakharov | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Lindsay Duncan

12. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: June 1842 (2007)

58 min | Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

In June 1842, Mary Smith arrives in Cranford to stay with her mother's friends Miss Matty and Miss Deborah Jenkyns. Cranford is a small town, on the edge of modernization. The railway now ... See full summary »

Creators: Sue Birtwistle, Susie Conklin | Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Eileen Atkins, Judi Dench, Lisa Dillon, Simon Woods

13. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: August 1842 (2007)

58 min | Drama

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

After a few months in the village, Dr. Harrison has caught the eye of several of the young ladies. He has focused his attention on the parson's daughter, Sophie Hutton, and hopes to spend ... See full summary »

Creators: Sue Birtwistle, Susie Conklin | Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Simon Woods, Lesley Manville, Rosy Byrne, Julia McKenzie

14. Rome (2005–2007)
Episode: Death Mask (2007)

TV-MA | 57 min | Action, Drama, History

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Inconsolable at the death of Brutus at Philippi, Servilia makes her final bid to gain the ultimate vengeance against Atia. Meanwhile, Eirene and Gaia have a major falling-out, prompting ... See full summary »

Creators: John Milius, William J. MacDonald, Bruno Heller | Director: John Maybury | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Lindsay Duncan

15. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: May 1843 (2007)

59 min | Drama

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Martha and Jem are married and move into Miss Matty's home as lodgers. Dr. Harrison learns that Sophy has been sent away to stay with an aunt in Shropshire. When she returns home she ... See full summary »

Creators: Sue Birtwistle, Susie Conklin | Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Claudie Blakley, Andrew Buchan, Judi Dench, Lisa Dillon

16. MI-5 (2002– )

60 min | Drama, Thriller

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The missions of MI-5, the UK's domestic intelligence organization.

Creator: David Wolstencroft | Stars: Peter Firth, Hugh Simon, Nicola Walker, Rupert Penry-Jones

17. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: April 1843 (2007)

58 min | Drama

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Railway construction begins. Dr. Harrison speaks to Sophy's father and he agrees that they can step out together. Harrison emphasizes that he cannot ask for her hand until he is better ... See full summary »

Creators: Sue Birtwistle, Susie Conklin | Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Andrew Buchan, Imelda Staunton, Lisa Dillon, Judi Dench

18. Foyle's War (2002– )
Episode: Enemy Fire (2004)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

February 1941: When a local manor house is commandeered for use as a special burn unit for treating injured RAF pilots, Foyle is called in to investigate a series of strange accidents.

Writer: Anthony Horowitz | Director: Jeremy Silberston | Stars: John Wood, Sandra Voe, Bill Paterson, Jonathan Slinger

19. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: November 1842 (2007)

58 min | Drama

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

It's Christmas-time and Miss Matty isn't sure it would appropriate to celebrate with friends and neighbors given the death of her sister. Mary Smith convinces her otherwise. Matty renews ... See full summary »

Creators: Sue Birtwistle, Susie Conklin | Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Kimberley Nixon, Rosy Byrne, Hester Odgers, Simon Woods

20. Elizabeth I (2005 TV Mini-Series)

TV-MA | 223 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Miniseries about the the public and private lives of the later years of Queen Elizabeth I.

Stars: Helen Mirren, Hugh Dancy, Toby Jones, Patrick Malahide

21. Elizabeth I (2005– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2005)

TV-MA | 103 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Approaching middle age, Queen Elizabeth is conscious that she has never produced an heir to continue her line. Her advisers see plots and treachery all around her, most of it centered ... See full summary »

Writer: Nigel Williams | Director: Tom Hooper | Stars: Helen Mirren, Jeremy Irons, Patrick Malahide, Toby Jones

22. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )

60 min | Documentary

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

This documentary series looks at the enduring appeal of the British costume drama genre, and features clips and interviews with both the stars and those who worked behind the camera.

Stars: Keeley Hawes, Kathryn Flett, Barbara Flynn, Michael Grade

23. Pride & Prejudice (2005)

PG | 129 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
82 Metascore

Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice?

Writers: Jane Austen, Deborah Moggach | Director: Joe Wright | Stars: Keira Knightley, Matthew Macfadyen, Brenda Blethyn, Donald Sutherland

24. Pride & Prejudice: On Set Diaries (2006 Video)

6 min | Documentary, Short

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Donald Sutherland, Talulah Riley, Brenda Blethyn, Tom Hollander

25. Cambridge Spies (2003 TV Mini-Series)

235 min | Drama, History

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In 1934, four brilliant Cambridge men are recruited to spy for Russia. Fueled by youthful idealism, a passion for social justice and a talent for lying, they take huge personal risks to ...

Stars: Tom Hollander, Toby Stephens, Rupert Penry-Jones, Samuel West

26. Cambridge Spies (2003– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2003)

Drama, History

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Fascism or communism is the black and white choice before our activist prone protagonists. It's a choice that's lasts a life time transcending any relationships, transgressions and ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Moffat | Director: Tim Fywell | Stars: Tom Hollander, Samuel West, Rupert Penry-Jones, Toby Stephens

27. The Last King (2003 TV Mini-Series)

188 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The chronicle of Charles II's time on the throne, his 10 year exile from Oliver Cromwell's England, and his triumphant return.

Stars: Rufus Sewell, Rupert Graves, Charlie Creed-Miles, Christian Coulson

28. Penelope (2006)

PG | 104 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
48 Metascore

A modern romantic tale about a young aristocratic heiress born under a curse that can only be broken when she finds true love with "one who will love her faithfully."

Writer: Leslie Caveny | Director: Mark Palansky | Stars: Christina Ricci, James McAvoy, Reese Witherspoon, Richard E. Grant

29. The Last King (2003– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2003)

Biography, Drama, History

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Adrian Hodges | Director: Joe Wright | Stars: David McKail, Rufus Sewell, Christian Coulson, Rupert Graves

30. Starter for 10 (2006)

PG-13 | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
69 Metascore

Set in 1985, working-class student Brian Jackson (McAvoy) navigates his first year at Bristol University.

Writer: David Nicholls | Director: Tom Vaughan | Stars: James McAvoy, Alice Eve, Rebecca Hall, Joseph Friend

31. The Queen's Sister (2005 TV Movie)

96 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Following the death of her father George VI princess Margaret hopes to marry the war hero Peter Townsend but is told that if she does she will be cut out of the Civil List and receive no ... See full summary »

Writer: Craig Warner | Director: Simon Cellan Jones | Stars: Lucy Cohu, Meredith MacNeill, Alex Barclay, Edward Tudor-Pole

32. Twisted Tales (2005– )

30 min | Comedy, Horror

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Margaret Henshaw, Samantha Power, Marc Warren, Simon Woods

33. Angel (2007)

113 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The rise and fall of a young eccentric British writer, in the early 20th century.

Writers: Elizabeth Taylor, François Ozon, Martin Crimp | Director: François Ozon | Stars: Romola Garai, Sam Neill, Lucy Russell, Michael Fassbender

34. A Previous Engagement (2008)

118 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
46 Metascore

When Julia Reynolds talks her husband into a family vacation in Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made twenty-five years earlier with her first love.

Writer: Joan Carr-Wiggin | Director: Joan Carr-Wiggin | Stars: Juliet Stevenson, Tchéky Karyo, Daniel Stern, Valerie Mahaffey

35. I Want Candy (2007)

R | 87 min | Comedy

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Joe and Baggy are two misfit English film school students whose first movie goes awry. Desperate to finance their flick, they turn to a porn producer who agrees to give them the money ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Hewitt, Phil Hughes, Jamie Minoprio, Jonathan M. Stern, Piers Thompson, Olivia Glazebrook, Fred Wolf, Jimmy Carr | Director: Stephen Surjik | Stars: Tom Riley, Tom Burke, Carmen Electra, Eddie Marsan

36. Sunny et l'éléphant (2008)

92 min | Adventure, Family

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: David Aronson, Olivier Horlait, Frédéric Lepage | Director: Frédéric Lepage | Stars: Simon Woods, Keith Chin, Grirggiat Punpiputt, Siriyakorn Pukkavesh

37. The Stately Homes of Pride & Prejudice: Basildon Park (2006 Video)

2 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Paul Webster, Mark Simmons, Joe Wright, Claudie Blakley

38. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )
Episode: Affairs of the Heart (2008)

Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The "bodice rippers" of the 1990s helped costume dramas shed their staid reputation as quickly as characters doffed their period garb. Colin Firth's wet-shirt scene in Pride and Prejudice ... See full summary »

Director: Ali Alderson | Stars: Keeley Hawes, Paul Annett, Richard Armitage, Stephanie Beacham

39. Twisted Tales (2005– )
Episode: Death Metal Chronicles (2005)

Comedy, Horror

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Dave Cummings | Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Simon Woods, Rafe Spall, Paul Ready, Steve Meo

40. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )
Episode: Picture Perfect (2008)

Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The pursuit of high production values drove costume dramas into real castles and countryside. Castle Howard appeared in Brideshead Revisited, Cornwall lent local color to Poldark, and a ... See full summary »

Director: Kerry Allison | Stars: Keeley Hawes, Anthony Andrews, Tim Angel, Paul Annett

41. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )
Episode: The Greatest Stories Ever Told (2008)

Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Costume dramas have shaped television tastes of today through explosive stories of yesteryear. Edward & Mrs. Simpson rankled royals and the issues seen in Upstairs, Downstairs resulted in a partial ban in the States.

Director: Jason Beresford | Stars: Keeley Hawes, Anthony Andrews, Stephanie Beacham, Christopher Biggins