Vanessa Redgrave

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Vanessa Redgrave, CBE (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress of stage, screen and television, as well as a political activist. She rose to prominence in 1961 playing Rosalind in As You Like It with the Royal Shakespeare Company and has since made more than 35 appearances on London's West End and Broadway, winning both the Tony and Olivier Awards. On screen, she has starred in more than 80 films; including Mary, Queen of Scots, Isadora, Julia, The Bostonians, Mission: Impossible and Atonement. Redgrave was proclaimed by Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams as "the greatest living actress of our times," and she remains the only British actress ever to win the Oscar, Emmy, Tony, Cannes, Golden Globe, and the Screen Actors Guild awards. She was also the recipient of the 2010 BAFTA Fellowship "in recognition of an outstanding and exceptional contribution to film." A member of the Redgrave family of actors, she is the daughter of Sir Michael Redgrave, sister of the late Lynn Redgrave and the late Corin Redgrave, and the mother of Hollywood actresses Joely Richardson and the late Natasha Richardson, and the aunt of British actress Jemma Redgrave.

Most Popular Vanessa Redgrave Trailers

Total trailers found: 112

Mission: Impossible Trailer (1996)

22 May 1996

When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No.

Deep Impact Trailer (1998)

08 May 1998

A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world.

Blow-Up Trailer (1966)

18 December 1966

A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing.

Foxcatcher Trailer (2014)

19 May 2014

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E.

Atonement Trailer (2007)

29 August 2007

As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.

The Butler Trailer (2013)

16 August 2013

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial history was made.

Cars 2 Trailer (2011)

11 June 2011

Star race car, Lightning McQueen and his pal, Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race.

Anonymous Trailer (2011)

21 October 2011

Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, the story advances the theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford who penned Shakespeare's plays.

Girl, Interrupted Trailer (1999)

21 December 1999

Set in the changing world of the late 1960's, Susanna Kaysen's prescribed "short rest" from a psychiatrist she had met only once becomes a strange, unknown journey into Alice's Wonderland, where she struggles with the thin line between normal and crazy.

The Whistleblower Trailer (2010)

13 September 2010

Based on the experiences of Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz) who discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring while serving as a U.

Letters to Juliet Trailer (2010)

14 May 2010

An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are typically answered by a the "secretaries of Juliet" -- and she goes on a quest to find the lovers referenced in the letter.

Wilde Trailer (1997)

01 September 1997

The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred Douglas, nicknamed Bosie.

A Man for All Seasons Trailer (1966)

12 December 1966

A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal.

The Pledge Trailer (2001)

09 January 2001

A police chief about to retire pledges to help a woman find her daughter's killer. Based on a story by Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt.

Murder on the Orient Express Trailer (1974)

24 November 1974

In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.

Coriolanus Trailer (2011)

14 February 2011

Caius Martius, aka Coriolanus, is an arrogant and fearsome general who has built a career on protecting Rome from its enemies.

Animals United Trailer (2010)

07 October 2010

A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort.

Howards End Trailer (1992)

13 March 1992

A businessman thwarts his wife's bequest of an estate to another woman.

The House of the Spirits Trailer (1993)

19 October 1993

A rancher, his clairvoyant wife and their family face turbulent years in South America.

The Day of the Triffids Trailer (2009)

28 December 2009

It's an up-to-date setting of the 1951 sci-fi thriller. With the world blinded and the Triffids set loose, it falls upon a band of scattered, sighted survivors to fight this carnivorous plant invasion.

The Gathering Storm Trailer (2002)

22 April 2002

A love story offering an intimate look inside the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled, though little-known, moment in their lives.

Song for Marion Trailer (2012)

15 September 2012

A feel-good, heart-warming story about how music can inspire you. Song for Marion stars Terence Stamp as Arthur, a grumpy pensioner who can't understand why his wife Marion (Vanessa Redgrave) would want to embarrass herself singing silly songs with her unconventional local choir.

Camelot Trailer (1967)

25 October 1967

King Arthur establishes the ideals and laws of Camelot but is tragically forced to enforce these laws against his own wife.

The Thief Lord Trailer (2006)

04 January 2006

A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie.

The Secret Scripture Trailer (2016)

04 November 2016

The hidden memoir of an elderly woman confined to a mental hospital reveals the history of her passionate yet tortured life, and of the religious and political upheavals in Ireland during the 1920s and ’30s.

Julia Trailer (1977)

02 October 1977

JULIA covers the 1930s when Lillian attained fame with the production of her play "The Childrens' Hour" on Broadway.

If These Walls Could Talk 2 Trailer (2000)

05 March 2000

The stories of three lesbian couples -- who live in the same house at different periods of time -- who are at a crossroads in their lives.

Evening Trailer (2007)

09 June 2007

As Constance (Natasha Richardson) and Nina (Toni Collette) gather at the deathbed of their mother, Ann (Vanessa Redgrave), they learn for the first time that their mother lived an entire other lifetime during one evening 50 years ago.

Smilla's Sense of Snow Trailer (1997)

13 February 1997

Smilla Jaspersen, half Danish, half Greenlander, attempts to understand the death of a small boy who falls from the roof of her apartment building.

Venus Trailer (2006)

02 September 2006

Maurice is an aging veteran actor who becomes absolutely taken with Jessie - the grandniece of his closest friend.

The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh Trailer (2012)

09 November 2012

The story of Leon, an antiques collector who inherits a house from his estranged mother only to discover that she had been living in a shrine devoted to a mysterious cult.

Mary, Queen of Scots Trailer (1971)

22 December 1971

Mary Stuart, who was named Queen of Scotland when she was only six days old, is the last Roman Catholic ruler of Scotland.

Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story Trailer (2001)

02 December 2001

Jack Robinson is a wealthy business man with no time for anything but work. However, a family curse is looming over him - no man in the Robinson line ever lives past the age of thirty.

Yanks Trailer (1979)

01 September 1979

During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don't much like the brash Yanks, especially when it comes to the G.

Bella Mafia Trailer (1997)

16 November 1997

Bella Mafia is a 1997 American television film starring Vanessa Redgrave and Dennis Farina. Redgrave was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film.

Isadora Trailer (1968)

14 September 1968

A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet.

How About You... Trailer (2007)

16 November 2007

The story of Ellie, a young woman left in charge of the residential home run by her older sister, over the Christmas period.

Little Odessa Trailer (1994)

27 October 1994

The film follows the personal relationship between a father and his two sons, one of whom is a hit-man for the Russian mafia in Brooklyn.

La Vacanza Trailer (1971)

04 September 1971

Mother's Boys Trailer (1994)

17 March 1994

Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back.

Political Animals Trailer (2012)

15 July 2012

Political Animals is a six-part miniseries. Elaine Barrish's husband Bud was a popular President of the United States during the 1990s despite his extramarital affairs.

Looking For Richard Trailer (1996)

11 October 1996

Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of "Richard III.

Mrs. Dalloway Trailer (1997)

01 September 1997

As society hostess Clarissa Dalloway prepares for another of her legendary parties, she finds herself haunted by figures and scenes from her passionate adolescence.

Prick Up Your Ears Trailer (1987)

17 April 1987

This film is the story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton.

The Thirteenth Tale Trailer (2013)

30 December 2013

Margaret Lea (Olivia Colman), a young biographer, attempts to interview writer Vida Winter (Vanessa Redgrave), whose health is deteriorating.

Oh! What a Lovely War Trailer (1969)

10 March 1969

A movie about the First World War based on a stage musical of the same name, portraying the "Game of War" and focusing mainly on the members of one family (last name Smith) who go off to war.

Sing Sing Trailer (1983)

15 October 1983

Eduardo accidentally discovers that he is adopted. His real father is dying, but before his death he said that his mother was the "Queen of England", failing to clarify that this is the nickname of Italian prostitute.

Sparrow Trailer (1993)

01 January 1993

Catania, Sicilia 1854. A serious epidemic of cholera is hitting the region. Maria a 16 years old novice leaves her convent and returns her home to avoid contamination.

Good Boy! Trailer (2003)

10 October 2003

An intergalactic dog pilot from Sirius (the dog star), visits Earth to verify the rumors that dogs have failed to take over the planet.

Bear Island Trailer (1979)

05 December 1979

A group of people converge on a barren Arctic island. They have their reasons for being there but when a series of mysterious accidents and murders take place, a whole lot of darker motives become apparent.

The Go-Between Trailer (2015)

20 September 2015

An elderly man pieces together his childhood memories after finding his diary from 1900, which he wrote when he was 13 years old.

Lulu on the Bridge Trailer (1998)

06 September 1998

This film is about a famous jazz saxophonist, Izzy who's life is forever changed after he is accidentally shot.

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution Trailer (1976)

24 October 1976

Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud.

The Wind in the Willows Trailer (1995)

24 December 1995

Kenneth Grahame's literary classic about an enchanting world along the Riverbank has delighted readers for nearly a century.

Almeida Theatre Live: Richard III Trailer (2016)

21 July 2016

The Almeida Theatre makes its live screening debut with an explosive new adaptation of Richard III, directed by Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goold with Ralph Fiennes as Shakespeare’s most notorious villain and Vanessa Redgrave as Queen Margaret.

The White Countess Trailer (2005)

30 October 2005

The last movie from the team of Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, and Kazuo Ishiguro. Set in 1930s Shanghai, "The White Countess" is both Sofia (Natasha Richardson), a fallen member of the Russian aristocracy, and a nightclub created by a blind American diplomat named Jackson (Ralph Fiennes), who asks Sofia to be the centerpiece of the world he wants to create.

The Sea Gull Trailer (1968)

23 December 1968

Film adaptation of Anton Chekhov's story of life in rural Russia during the latter part of the 19th century.

The Trojan Women Trailer (1971)

26 September 1971

The women of Troy face enslavement after the fall of their city.

Comrades Trailer (1987)

23 August 1987

The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.

Miral Trailer (2010)

01 October 2010

A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of the first Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict.