Actress Andrea Riseborough (1981)

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The Electrical Life of Louis Wain
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain

Director: Will Sharpe
Genre: History (Movies)
Cast:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch
Adeel Akhtar
Adeel Akhtar
Aimee Lou Wood
Aimee Lou Wood
In 1881, 18 months after his father’s death, Louis Wain, the only male and eldest of the Wain family, becomes the primary breadwinner. He supports five sisters and his mother working part-time as an illustrator for The Illustrated London News under editor Sir William Ingram. Ingram offers him a full time job, but Wain declines in order to try his hand at composing music and playwriting; which he hopes will support the family but neither venture is successful. Louis hires Emily Richardson to be the new governess for his sisters. The two become instantly attracted to each other, much to the dismay of the eldest sister, Caroline. Louis decides to ...
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Mandy
Mandy

Director: Panos Cosmatos
Genre: Horror (Movies)
Cast:
Nicolas Cage
Nicolas Cage
Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Riseborough
Bill Duke
Bill Duke
In 1983, somewhere near the Shadow Mountains, Red Miller leads a quiet and reclusive life with his girlfriend, artist and author Mandy Bloom. He works as a logger, while she has a day job as a gas station cashier. In their cabin by a lake, Mandy creates elaborate fantasy art, which Red admires greatly. Their conversations hint at a complicated past and psychological hardship. Red appears to be a recovering alcoholic and possibly a veteran, while Mandy recounts traumatic childhood experiences. On her way to work, Mandy walks past a van carrying the Children of the New Dawn, a deviant hippie cult led by the egomaniacal and vile Jeremiah Sand. Sand is struck by Mandy’s beauty and ...
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The Witness for the Prosecution
Witness for the Prosecution

Director: Julian Jarrold
Genre: Detective (Movies)
Cast:
Billy Howle
Billy Howle
Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Riseborough
David Haig
David Haig
The Witness for the Prosecution is a 2016 British mystery drama thriller television serial broadcast on BBC One over Christmas 2016. The two-part programme was adapted by Sarah Phelps and directed by Julian Jarrold and is based on Agatha Christie’s short story of the same name. The expanded plot is based on Christie’s original short story with the original ending, which is different than that of previous stage, film and television versions, including Billy Wilder’s 1957 film version.
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Genre: Drama (Movies)
Cast:
Michael Keaton
Michael Keaton
Amy Ryan
Amy Ryan
Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Riseborough
Riggan Thomson is a faded actor famous for playing a superhero named Birdman in a film trilogy in the 1990s. He is tormented by the mocking and critical internal voice of Birdman and frequently visualizes himself performing feats of levitation and telekinesis. Riggan is trying to regain recognition by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway adaptation of Raymond Carver’s short story, “What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.” However, the Birdman voice wants Riggan to return to blockbuster cinema and insists that he is an essential part of Riggan’s identity. Jake, Riggan’s best friend and lawyer, is producing ...
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Oblivion
Oblivion

Director: Joseph Kosinski
Genre: Science Fiction (Movies)
Cast:
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise
Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Riseborough
Melissa Leo
Melissa Leo
By March 14, 2077, Jack Harper and Victoria “Vika” Olsen are among the few humans left on Earth. Sixty years earlier, a race of alien scavengers destroyed the Moon and invaded Earth; humanity won the war, but nuclear weapons and the loss of the Moon left most of the planet uninhabitable. With Vika as his communications officer, Jack serves as “Tech 49”, repairing the combat drones that hunt the remaining scavengers and guard the “hydrorig” generators converting seawater into fusion energy. Led by mission director Sally from aboard the “Tet” space station orbiting Earth, they will soon leave for humanity’s new home on Titan. ...
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Black Mirror
Black Mirror

Director: Charlie Brooker
Genre: Science Fiction (TV Shows)
Cast:
Rory Kinnear
Rory Kinnear
Aldis Hodge
Aldis Hodge
Alex Lawther
Alex Lawther
Black Mirror is a British anthology television series created by Charlie Brooker. Individual episodes explore a diversity of genres, but most are near-future dystopias utilising a science fiction technology—a type of speculative fiction. The series is based on The Twilight Zone and uses technology to comment on contemporary social issues. Most episodes are written by Brooker, with heavy involvement by the executive producer Annabel Jones. There are 22 episodes across five series and one special, in addition to the interactive film Black Mirror: Bandersnatch ...
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