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Julian Richings is a Actor British born on 8 september 1955 at Oxford (United-kingdom)

Julian Richings

Julian Richings
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Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 8 september 1955 (65 years) at Oxford (United-kingdom)
Awards Dora Mavor Moore Award

Julian M. Richings (born 8 September 1956) is an English-born Canadian actor. He has appeared in over 50 films and 20 television series.

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Richings resides in the Toronto area with his wife and two children.

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Filmography of Julian Richings (58 films)

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Polar
Polar (2019)
, 1h58
Directed by Jonas Åkerlund
Origin German
Genres Drama, Action, Noir, Crime
Actors Mads Mikkelsen, Vanessa Hudgens, Katheryn Winnick, Matt Lucas, Ruby O. Fee, Inga Cadranel
Roles Lomas
Rating62% 3.149993.149993.149993.149993.14999
Duncan Vizla est un des tueurs à gages les plus redoutés au monde. On le surnomme le « Black Kaiser ». Il est sur le point de prendre sa retraite. Mais son patron ne l'entend pas de cette oreille et envoie des jeunes recrues impitoyables afin de l'éliminer. Le « Black Kaiser » est alors contraint de reprendre du service.
The Space Between, 1h30
Directed by Amy Jo Johnson
Origin Canada
Genres Drama
Actors Amy Jo Johnson, Michael Cram, Jayne Eastwood, Michael Ironside, Sonya Salomaa, Julian Richings
Roles Stash
Rating76% 3.83283.83283.83283.83283.8328
Quand un homme découvre que son fils n'est pas le sien, il part en quête de réponses.
Regression
Regression (2015)
, 1h46
Directed by Alejandro Amenábar
Origin Espagne
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror, Crime
Themes Psychologie
Actors Emma Watson, Ethan Hawke, Aaron Ashmore, David Dencik, Devon Bostick, David Thewlis
Roles Tom
Rating56% 2.8466952.8466952.8466952.8466952.846695
The film takes place in Minnesota, in the year of 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner (Ethan Hawke) investigates the case of John Gray (David Dencik) who admits to sexually abuse his 17-year-old daughter, Angela (Emma Watson), but has no recollection of it.
The Witch
The Witch (2015)
, 1h33
Directed by Robert Eggers
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror, Historical
Themes Films about children, Films about magic and magicians, Witches in film
Actors Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Anya Taylor-Joy, Julian Richings
Roles Governor
Rating68% 3.4478653.4478653.4478653.4478653.447865
In the 17th century, a Puritan family lives alone on the edge of a New England wilderness. Soon their infant son disappears, their daughter is suspected of witchcraft, and the family begins to break down in the face of an unknown evil.
A Christmas Horror Story, 1h39
Directed by Grant Harvey
Origin Canada
Genres Fantasy, Horror
Themes Medical-themed films, Christmas films, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Disaster films
Actors William Shatner, George Buza, Zoé de Grand’Maison, Amy Forsyth, Michelle Nolden, Adrian Holmes
Roles Gerhardt
Rating56% 2.84962.84962.84962.84962.8496
DJ Dan (William Shatner) is a radio DJ stuck pulling a long shift at the Bailey Downs radio station during Christmas. During his broadcast a series of four stories are witnessed: A group of teenagers break into their school to investigate a murder that happened there a year ago, a couple that discovers that their son might have something disturbingly wrong with him, a greedy family finds that their attempts to ingratiate themselves to a wealthy family member has brought about the wrath of Krampus, and a zombie outbreak at Santa's workshop.
Reign
Reign (2015)
, 1h10
Origin Canada
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Jordan Todosey, Samantha Weinstein, Julian Richings
Roles monsieur Ian
Rating69% 3.4609953.4609953.4609953.4609953.460995
Brooke (Samantha Weinstein), une lycéenne très populaire, et Charlie (Jordan Todosey), une lycéenne beaucoup moins populaire, entretiennent une liaison amoureuse secrète. Lorsqu'une vidéo les montrant dans une position intime est diffusée au lycée, leur amitié de longue date est mise à rude épreuve. Refusant de perdre son statut, Brooke se met à devenir l’une des harceleuses de Charlie.
Ejecta
Ejecta (2014)
, 1h27
Directed by Chad Archibald
Origin Canada
Genres Science fiction
Actors Julian Richings, Tony Burgess, Ari Millen, Dee Wallace
Roles William Cassidy
Rating37% 1.8680351.8680351.8680351.8680351.868035
Filmmaker Joe Sullivan becomes excited when he receives an email from famously reclusive alien abductee William Cassidy. Believing that Cassidy wishes to grant him an exclusive interview, Sullivan travels to the address given. Along the way, he sees military vehicles, including tanks. When Sullivan arrives, Cassidy is uncooperative. Cassidy claims to have never heard of Sullivan and to have never sent an email, though he eventually relents to an interview. After briefly attempting to describe the psychological torture he suffered from his abduction, Cassidy explains that an upcoming solar flare, and the resulting coronal mass ejection, will disrupt all electronic devices on Earth.
Hellmouth
Hellmouth (2014)

Origin Canada
Genres Horror
Themes Films about religion
Actors Stephen McHattie, Boyd Banks, Julian Richings, Tony Burgess, Ari Millen
Roles Smiley
Rating53% 2.6866652.6866652.6866652.6866652.686665
Terminally ill and stuck with a depressing job as a grave-keeper, Charlie (Stephen McHattie) only wants to retire to Florida and live out the rest of his remaining days in peace. His hopes are dashed, however, when his boss Mr. Whinny (Boyd Banks) has forced Charlie to take on a job at another cemetery and postpone his retirement plans for the indefinite future. While traveling to the cemetery Charlie meets Faye (Siobhan Murphy), a beautiful hitchhiker. They share an instant romantic connection but their happiness is threatened by the fact that Charlie's new cemetery is actually a gateway to hell that puts both of them at risk.
The Colony
The Colony (2013)
, 1h35
Origin Canada
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Horror, Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction
Themes Environmental films, Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Zegers, Bill Paxton, Charlotte Sullivan, Atticus Mitchell, Romano Orzari
Roles Leland
Rating52% 2.6493652.6493652.6493652.6493652.649365
By 2045, humans have built weather machines to control the warming climate due to climate change and global warming. The machines break down when one day it begins to snow and doesn't stop. Whatever humans remain live in underground bunkers to escape the extreme cold. Their challenges are controlling disease and producing sufficient food. Two soldiers, Briggs (Laurence Fishburne) and Mason (Bill Paxton) are the leaders of one such bunker, Colony 7. Briggs, Sam (Kevin Zegers) and Graydon (Atticus Dean Mitchell) travel to nearby Colony 5 after receiving a distress signal.
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet, 1h45
Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Origin France
Genres Drama, Adventure
Actors Helena Bonham Carter, Judy Davis, Kyle Catlett, Kyle Catlett, Callum Keith Rennie, Dominique Pinon
Roles Ricky
Rating70% 3.5452453.5452453.5452453.5452453.545245
T.S. Spivet (Kyle Catlett) is a 10-year-old prodigy with a passion for cartography and scientific inventions. He lives on a ranch in Montana with his mother (Helena Bonham Carter) who is obsessed with the morphology of beetles; his father (Callum Keith Rennie), a cowboy born a hundred years too late; and his 14-year-old sister (Niamh Wilson) who dreams of becoming Miss America. His twin brother Layton (Jakob Davies) died in an accident involving a firearm in the family's barn, which no one ever speaks of. T.S. was with him, measuring the scale of the gunshots for an experiment, and he doesn't understand what happened. One day, T.S. receives an unexpected call from the Smithsonian Institution, telling him that he is the winner of the very prestigious Baird prize for his invention of a perpetual motion machine and that he is invited to a reception in his honor where he is expected to give a speech. Without telling anyone, he sets out on a freight train across the United States to reach Washington, D.
Man of Steel, 2h23
Directed by Zack Snyder
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes L'adolescence, Films about writers, Films about education, Films about children, Films about journalists, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Superman films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Superhero films, Super-héros inspiré de comics, Films about extraterrestrial life, Alien invasions in films, Films about school violence, Disaster films
Actors Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Michael Shannon, Laurence Fishburne
Roles Lor-Em
Rating69% 3.495873.495873.495873.495873.49587
The planet Krypton faces imminent destruction due to its unstable core; the result of depleting Krypton's natural resources. The ruling council is deposed by the planet's military commander, General Zod, and his followers during a coup d'état. Knowing that artificial population control and isolationism have ruined their civilization, scientist Jor-El and his wife Lara launch their newborn son, Kal-El, the first naturally born Kryptonian child in centuries, on a spacecraft to Earth after infusing his cells with a genetic codex of the entire Kryptonian race. After Zod kills Jor-El, he and his followers are captured and exiled to the Phantom Zone. However, they are indirectly freed after Krypton explodes, rendering the Kryptonian race extinct apart from Zod and his forces.
Septic Man
Septic Man (2013)
, 1h23
Origin Canada
Genres Horror
Actors Molly Dunsworth, Julian Richings, Stephen McHattie
Roles Phil Prosser
Rating40% 2.027512.027512.027512.027512.02751
Jack (Jason David Brown) is an average sewage worker who has been asked to investigate a water contamination in his hometown that has forced everyone else, including his pregnant wife Shelley (Molly Dunsworth), to evacuate. He decides to investigate the local sewage plant but ends up getting trapped in a septic tank by Lord Auch (Tim Burd) and his brother Giant (Robert Maillet). They refuse to let Jack out despite his pleas and the toxic sewage eventually begins to transform Jack into the hideous mutant Septic Man.
The Conspiracy, 1h24
Origin Canada
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors James Gilbert, Angela Besharah, Gavin Fox, R. D. Reid, Simon Reynolds, Julian Richings
Roles Green Man
Rating62% 3.1483.1483.1483.1483.148
Aaron and Jim are filmmakers who, after receiving a link to an online video that mocks a local conspiracy theorist, decide to make a documentary film about him. The man, Terrance G., shows them a billboard that he uses to catalog information and draw connections between events. Impressed with his dedication and the depth of his research, the documentary takes a sympathetic but skeptical view of Terrance's beliefs. During an outdoors interview, Terrance becomes agitated and points out a man whom he believes to be following him. Shortly afterward, Terrance disappears without a trace. Worried, Aaron and Jim investigate and find that Terrance's apartment is being cleared out. Aaron salvages Terrance's work and recreates it on his own wall. When Aaron claims to have found the connecting conspiracy that Terrance was investigating, Jim reluctantly agrees to pursue it further for the documentary. When Aaron's house is broken into, he moves in with Jim and his family, who view Aaron's increasing obsession with the Tarsus club with alarm.
The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh, 1h22
Directed by Rodrigo Gudiño
Origin Canada
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Vanessa Redgrave, Julian Richings, Charlotte Sullivan
Roles Rahn Brothers
Rating52% 2.60232.60232.60232.60232.6023
Leon, a young man, returns home after he learns of his estranged mother's death. As Leon explores the house and takes inventory, his mother, Rosalind Leigh, delivers a narration about her life in the form of a monologue to her son. It describes the crushing loneliness that she feels after he rejects both her and her faith due to negative religious experiences in his childhood. Concerned that Leon will never return to her life or regain his faith, she relies on an imagined life that eventually supplants her deeply held faith. With her faith shattered, she eventually succumbs to her loneliness and kills herself. At the same time that Rosalind delivers this narration, Leon deals with his feelings of guilt and grief, and he discovers that his mother was the anonymous benefactor that bought all of his artwork. When Leon faces his own demons in the house, he turns to his skepticism, meditation, and Anna, an unidentified person that he contacts through his cell phone. Anna, who identifies herself as a doctor, talks Leon through two stressful situations which Leon interprets as severe hallucinations. Ultimately, Leon is able to work through his issues, and he tells his broker that he wants to put all of the art back on the market. As he leaves the house, Leon seems to hear his mother call out to him, and she watches sadly from the window as he leaves.
Collaborator, 1h27
Directed by Martin Donovan
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Martin Donovan, David Morse, Olivia Williams, Katherine Helmond, Julian Richings, Eileen Ryan
Roles Maurice LeFont
Rating59% 2.99752.99752.99752.99752.9975
Donovan also stars in the film, portraying a once-successful playwright, Robert Longfellow, who is taken hostage by an [ex-con] neighbor while on a routine visit to his childhood home. Two-time Emmy-nominee David Morse plays Gus (the neighbor); a man Robert has avoided since he was a boy. The film also stars Olivia Williams; Katherine Helmond and Eileen Ryan play supporting roles. As the drama unfolds, social status, celebrity and the threat of violence converge, leaving the playwright simultaneously shattered and inspired.