6.3/10
262
4 user 4 critic

Century (1993)

Paul Reisner, a young doctor, becomes a researcher in a prestigious medical institute. He feels he has a chance to be part of a movement of unending progress in science and civilization. ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Private investigator, Nick Sharman, accepts a case which at first seems intriguing, but ends up causing him bitter regret.

Director: Suri Krishnamma
Stars: Clive Owen, Bill Paterson, Rowena King
Fair Game (TV Movie 1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Set in 1970 during the World Cup and Parliamentary elections about a couple hiking across England. The girl meets a rich Italian with an expensive sportscar, and of course there are ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Dossor
Stars: Massimo Bellinzoni, Simone Bendix, Marston Bloom
Comedy | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Sir Hugo is more interested in reconstructing dinosaur bones than in paying attention to his wife, Lady Harriet. He's not thrilled when daughter Cleo brings home her betrothed, Sidney, who ... See full summary »

Director: John-Paul Davidson
Stars: Alan Bates, Theresa Russell, Sting
The Magician (TV Movie 1993)
Crime | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Scotland Yard is confronted with increasing IRA terror and lots of counterfeit money.

Director: Terry Winsor
Stars: Jay Acovone, Clive Owen, Jeremy Kemp
The Echo (TV Mini-Series 1998)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Mike Deacon, a tough, lone-wolf reporter discovers that things are not quite what they seem when a tramp is found dead in the garage of a beautiful woman. He enlists the help of an elderly ... See full summary »

Stars: Clive Owen, Joely Richardson, Peter Lorenzelli
Close My Eyes (1991)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie, who is now married. The relationship between Richard and Natalie proves dangerously obsessional. ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Poliakoff
Stars: Alan Rickman, Clive Owen, Saskia Reeves
Loved Up (TV Movie 1995)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Tells the story of a girl who, while working in a London cafe, meets a "raver" who introduces her to the drug Ecstasy and the whole British drugs scene. The girl falls in love with the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Cattaneo
Stars: Lena Headey, Ian Hart, Linda Bassett
Greenfingers (2000)
Comedy | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A prison inmate with a green thumb goes on to compete in a national gardening competition. Based on a true story.

Director: Joel Hershman
Stars: Clive Owen, Helen Mirren, David Kelly
Split Second (TV Movie 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A split-second decision made in a fit of rage drives attorney and family man Michael Anderson to desperate measures.The stressed-out lawyer hits his melting point one fateful day, when he runs away from the consequences of his actions.

Director: David Blair
Stars: Clive Owen, Helen McCrory, John Bowe
Sharman (TV Series 1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Stars: Clive Owen, John Salthouse, Roberta Taylor
Nobody's Children (TV Movie 1994)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An American couple attempt to overcome the bureaucracy stopping them from adopting a Romanian child.

Director: David Wheatley
Stars: Ann-Margret, Dominique Sanda, Jay O. Sanders
Comedy | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In Majorca, Bill and Monica are on holiday trying to rekindle a failing marriage. Monica dreams of an affair with Gary Lineker, the 'Queen Mother of Football'. Circumstances change when Dan unexpectedly arrives at their hotel.

Director: Andy Wilson
Stars: Paul Merton, Clive Owen, Martin Clunes
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Paul Reisner
...
Clara
...
Mr. Reisner
...
Mrs. Whitweather
...
Miriam
...
Felix
Liza Walker ...
Katie
Joseph Bennett ...
Edwin
...
Mrs. Pritchard
Carlton Chance ...
James
Graham Loughridge ...
Theo
...
Thomas (as Alexis Daniel)
...
Meredith
...
Interogator
Edit

Storyline

Paul Reisner, a young doctor, becomes a researcher in a prestigious medical institute. He feels he has a chance to be part of a movement of unending progress in science and civilization. Then he begins to discover the dark side of the institute, which foreshadows the dark side of the 20th century. Written by Cleo <frede005@maroon.tc.umn.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some scenes of sexuality | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 December 1993 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Столетие  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

| (Metrocolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Charles Dance and Lena Headey have both starred in Game of Thrones (2011), The Contractor (2007) and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016). See more »

Connections

Edited into Screen Two: Century (1996) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great Film
24 January 2008 | by See all my reviews

I may be a little bias as my son was in this film, he played the little boy who walks along clattering a stick on the railings....he was only 4 or 5 at the time and now he is 22. The film itself is gripping, with the fabulous Clive Owen, Miranda Richardson and Charles Dance. It was filmed mostly at Croxteth Country Park in Liverpool, which is a great setting with the big house and vast parkland area. I love this film and would love to find a DVD copy as I only have a Video copy at the moment. It was very hard to find and I think they should do a re-release of it so you can all enjoy......look out for my son too! Support our local filmed movies


10 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Steven Spielberg's Most Mind-Blowing Easter Eggs

"The IMDb Show" takes a look at the new trailer for Ready Player One and breaks down director Steven Spielberg's five greatest Easter eggs of all time. Plus, we connect the dots between IMDb's Top 10 Stars of 2017.

Watch now