Bill Paterson

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Bill Paterson (born 3 June 1945) is a Scottish stage, film and television actor.

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Total trailers found: 56

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Trailer (1988)

07 December 1988

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People Trailer (2008)

02 October 2008

A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York. Based on Toby Young's memoir "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People".

Amazing Grace Trailer (2006)

16 September 2006

The true story of William Wilberforce's courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Although meeting intense opposition, his minister, John Newton, urges him to see the cause through.

Wives and Daughters Trailer (1999)

28 November 1999

Elizabeth Gaskell's enchanting tale of romance, scandal, and intrigue in a gossipy English town comes to Masterpiece Theatre in a lavish four-part production of Wives and Daughters, adapted by celebrated screenwriter Andrew Davies.

Dad's Army Trailer (2016)

05 February 2016

A cinema remake of the classic sitcom Dad's Army (1968). The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy as World War II draws to its conclusion.

The Killing Fields Trailer (1984)

02 November 1984

The Killing Fields tells the real life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which lead to the death of 2-3 million Cambodians during the next four years, until Pol Pot's regime was toppled by the intervening Vietnamese in 1979.

Miss Potter Trailer (2006)

03 December 2006

The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.

Sunshine Trailer (1999)

13 September 1999

The fate of a Hungarian Jewish family throughout the 20th century.

The Witches Trailer (1990)

16 February 1990

A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice.

Hilary and Jackie Trailer (1998)

30 December 1998

The tragic story of world-renowned cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.

Churchill's Secret Trailer (2016)

29 February 2016

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953 that's kept a secret from the rest of the world.

Richard III Trailer (1995)

29 December 1995

Shakespeare's Play transplanted into a 1930s setting.

The Return of the Musketeers Trailer (1989)

24 August 1989

It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort.

The List Trailer (2013)

05 July 2013

Christopher Cowin is in his mid 30s, a family man who owns a small advertising agency. A court case he had recently lost has shown him the rich and powerful always win! That is why Christopher creates the website THE LIST.

Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen Trailer (2009)

05 August 2009

Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen is a 2009 television drama. It deals with Dr James Niven's attempts to deal with the 1918 flu pandemic in Manchester.

Doctor Zhivago Trailer (2002)

24 November 2002

Young and beautiful Lara is loved by three men: a revolutionary, a mogul, and a doctor. Their lives become intertwined with the drama of Russian revolution.

Othello Trailer (2001)

23 December 2001

With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency.

Criminal Justice Trailer (2008)

23 June 2008

The worst thing Ben has ever done is, tonight, he takes his Dad's black cab out without his permission.

Defence of the Realm Trailer (1986)

06 September 1986

A reporter Mullen 'stumbles' on a story linking a prominent Member of Parliament to a KGB agent. In fact it is also linked to a near Nuclear disaster involving a teenage runaway and an Americal USAF base.

The Cherry Orchard Trailer (1981)

13 October 1981

Madame Ranevsky and her daughter Anya return home from Paris to find that their beloved family estate and cherry orchard are to be auctioned off to pay debts.

A Private Function Trailer (1984)

09 November 1984

Life isn't easy in 1947 Yorkshire, where strict post-war rationing is putting the squeeze on the townspeople.

37 Days Trailer (2014)

06 March 2014

The story of what happened in the few weeks immediately preceding World War I.

Hard Times Trailer (1994)

29 April 1994

Charles Dickens' bleak, passionate novel about the challenges of life in 19th-century London comes to life with an outstanding cast and brilliant cinematography.

Complicity Trailer (2000)

06 May 2000

Local journalist, Cameron Colley writes articles that are idealistic, from the viewpoint of the underdog.

Friendship's Death Trailer (1987)

17 August 1987

A robot messenger (Tilda Swinton) is sent to earth to appeal to humans to live in peace. Originally designed to go to MIT, by mistake she ends up in Amman, Jordan during the Black September riots of 1970.

The Vote Trailer (2015)

07 May 2015

On 7 May, churches, school halls, and back rooms of community centres will be turned into polling stations, staffed by council workers and volunteers.

Comfort and Joy Trailer (1984)

10 October 1984

Radio host Alan Bird witnesses how an icecream van is attacked and destroyed by angry competitors. This leads him into the struggle between two Italian families over the icecream market of Glasgow.

The Object of Beauty Trailer (1991)

12 April 1991

A valuable piece of art is stolen from a couple.

Bright Young Things Trailer (2003)

16 May 2003

in the 1930’s a social set known to the press – who follow their every move – as the “Bright Young Things.

Victory Trailer (1996)

13 December 1996

Axel Heyst is an American recluse with a dubious past living in the Dutch East Indies port of Surabaya circa 1913.

Hidden City Trailer (1987)

01 January 1987

Cassies Stuart leads the uncooperative Charles Dance into a world of misplaces government secrets, capalistic artists and bungling secret agents.

Crush Trailer (2001)

19 August 2001

Three 40-something women in a small English town meet weekly for a ritual of gin, cigarettes, and sweets -- and swapped stories arguing which of them has the most pathetic love life.

Fast Freddie, the Widow and Me Trailer (2011)

27 December 2011

Fast Freddie, The Widow and Me is a 2011 one-off Christmas special, made by STV Productions and broadcast by ITV on Tuesday 27 December 2011.

Franz Kafka's 'The Trial' Trailer (1988)

01 October 1988

BBC documentary about Franz Kafka played by GREEK TV in 1990.This documentary is one of the ten films of "The Modern World: Ten Great Writers (1988)".

Smiley's People Trailer (1982)

20 September 1982

Called out of retirement to settle the affairs of a friend, Smiley finds his old organization, the Circus, so overwhelmed by political considerations that it doesn't want to know what happened.

The Man who Crossed Hitler Trailer (2011)

21 August 2011

In the summer of 1931, with Germany on the brink of economic collapse, and the city of Berlin turning into a paramilitary war-zone, audacious young prosecutor Hans Litten (Stoppard) chose to summon a star witness to a trial of Nazi thugs.

Truly Madly Deeply Trailer (1990)

10 November 1990

Nina is totally heartbroken at the death of her boyfriend Jamie, but is even more unprepared for his return as a ghost.

Just Ask for Diamond Trailer (1988)

01 January 1988

Thirteen-year-old Nick and his slightly dense older brother Herbert run the Diamond Private Detective Agency above Camden Town Tube Station in north-central London.

The Cheviot the Stag and the Black Black Oil Trailer (1974)

06 June 1974

Exploitation of the people and land of Scotland by landowners

Mr White Goes To Westminster Trailer (1997)

31 December 1997

A journalist becomes an independent MP. Loosely based on the election of Martin Bell to the constituency of Tatton between 1997 and 2001.

One Fine Day Trailer (1979)

17 February 1979

Alan Bennett's play about the mid-life crisis of an estate agent.

Doctor Who: The Pandorica Opens Trailer (2010)

17 July 2010

River Song returns to deliver The Doctor a serious warning from his allies: the mythical Pandorica, said to contain the most feared creature in the entire Universe, is opening.

The Crow Road Trailer (1996)

04 November 1996

An adaption of Banks's dark novel, whose central character is Prentice McHoan, a young Scots history student.

Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars Trailer (2007)

25 March 2007

A gang of sharp witted street kids save Sherlock Holmes from an accusation of murder and help to foil an audacious robbery.

Doctor Who: Victory of the Daleks Trailer (2010)

02 May 2010

The TARDIS takes The Doctor and Amy to war-torn Britain in the middle of World War Two. Not only do they meet Winston Churchill himself, but the Doctor comes face to face once again with his greatest enemy of all.

Oliver's Travels Trailer (1995)

11 June 1995

After his job is terminated, a humanities professor and puzzle addict joins forces with a woman PC to travel the country while solving a cold case murder.

Melissa Trailer (1997)

12 May 1997

Award-winning war correspondent Guy Foster, distraught after the loss of his first wife, joins a cruise to Cape Town, where he meets beautiful and mysterious Melissa.

The Singing Detective Trailer (1986)

16 November 1986

Tormented and bedridden by a debilitating disease, a mystery writer relives his detective stories through his imagination and hallucinations.

Rebel Heart Trailer (2001)

07 January 2001

The move towards independence in Ireland, from the 1916 Easter Rising until the 1922 civil war is seen through the eyes of a naive idealistic young man.

A War on Science Trailer (2006)

26 January 2006

When Charles Darwin published his theory of evolution nearly 150 years ago, he shattered the dominant belief of his day – that humans were the product of divine creation.

Danielle Cable: Eyewitness Trailer (2003)

14 April 2003

Dramatisation of the real-life road-rage killing in 1996 of Stephen Cameron by Kenneth Noye, who was also implicated in the Brinks Mat bullion robbery and the murder of a policeman.

Chaplin's Goliath Trailer (1996)

01 January 1996

A film about the tall actor who was most famous for playing the quintessential villian for Charles Chaplin's Tramp character.

The Whistle-Blower Trailer (2001)

14 April 2001

A bank employee, Laura Tracey, places herself and her family in mortal danger after reporting irregularities in the firm's overseas accounts to the National Criminal Intelligence Service.

Licking Hitler Trailer (1978)

10 January 1978

Licking Hitler is a television play about a black propaganda unit operating in England during World War II.

Coming Up Roses Trailer (1986)

16 May 1986

A romantic comedy based around the proposed closure of the last cinema in a small Welsh town.

Dutch Girls Trailer (1985)

01 January 1985

In this sophomoric comedy, a lusty adolescent British hockey team heads for Holland where they find something far more interesting than tulips and windmills--gorgeous, lusty women.