List of British films of 2010

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A list of British films released in 2010.

Title Director Cast Genre Release Date Notes Noel Clarke & Mark Davis Emma Roberts, Tamsin Egerton, Ophelia Lovibond Drama 2 June
Africa United Deborah Gardner-Paterson Emmanuel Jal, Eriya Ndayambaje, Roger Nsengiyumva, Sanyu Joanita Kintu, Sherrie Silver, Yves Dusenge Drama 22 October
Another Year Mike Leigh Jim Broadbent, Lesley Manville, Ruth Sheen Drama 5 November Shown In Competition at the Cannes Film Festival.
Basement Asham Kamboj Danny Dyer, Jimi Mistry, Emily Beecham Horror 17 August
Brighton Rock Rowan Joffé Sam Riley, Andrea Riseborough Drama 13 September Remake of the 1947 film Brighton Rock
Burke and Hare John Landis Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis Comedy 29 October
Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff Craig McCall Jack Cardiff, Martin Scorsese Documentary 5 May Shown at the Cannes Film Festival.
Cemetery Junction Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant Christian Cooke, Felicity Jones, Tom Hughes Comedy 14 April
Centurion Neil Marshall Michael Fassbender, Dominic West, Olga Kurylenko, Riz Ahmed, Noel Clarke, Imogen Poots Drama 23 April
Crying with Laughter Justin Molotnikov Stephen McCole, Malcolm Shields, Andrew Neil Drama 16 April
Chatroom Hideo Nakata Aaron Johnson, Hannah Murray, Matthew Beard Thriller 14 May
Chico and Rita Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal Animation-Drama 19 November is a British/Spanish coproduction
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Michael Apted Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes, Ben Barnes, Liam Neeson, Will Poulter, Simon Pegg Family, Fantasy 9 December 20th Century Fox
Based on The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S. Lewis
Preceded by The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
Clash of the Titans Louis Leterrier Sam Worthington, Gemma Arterton, Mads Mikkelsen, Alexa Davalos, Jason Flemyng, Nicholas Hoult, Danny Huston, Izabella Miko, Pete Postlethwaite, Polly Walker, Ralph Fiennes, Liam Neeson Action-adventure, Fantasy 26 July Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures
Based on the 1981 film of the same name
Coriolanus Ralph Fiennes Ralph Fiennes, Gerard Butler, Vanessa Redgrave Drama 14 February 2011
Devil's Playground Mark McQueen Danny Dyer, Craig Fairbrass, Jaime Murray Horror 11 October
The Disappearance of Alice Creed J Blakeson Gemma Arterton, Martin Compston, Eddie Marsan Drama 30 April
Edge of Darkness Martin Campbell Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Bojana Novakovic, Shawn Roberts, Gbenga Akinnagbe Action drama 29 Jan Based on the television series of the same name by Troy Kennedy Martin
Erasing David David Bond Documentary
Exit Through the Gift Shop Banksy Documentary
Fathers of Girls Ethem Cetintas, Karl Howman Ray Winstone, Lois Winstone Drama 19 November
Flutter Giles Borg Joe Anderson, Laura Fraser, Luke Evans Dark Comedy October 2011
Four Lions Chris Morris Riz Ahmed, Nigel Lindsay, Kayvan Novak Comedy, Satire 7 May
The Ghost Writer Roman Polanski Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Hutton, Jon Bernthal, David Rintoul, Robert Pugh, Eli Wallach Political thriller 16 April A French/German/British co-production shot in Germany
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I David Yates Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson Fantasy 19 November
Heartless Philip Ridley Jim Sturgess, Noel Clarke, Clémence Poésy Fantasy
I Am Slave Gabriel Range Wunmi Mosaku, Nonso Anozie 30 August (television premiere)
Inception Christopher Nolan Michael Caine, Tom Hardy, Pete Postlethwaite Science Fiction, Heist, Thriller 8 July (London premiere), 16 July A British/American co-production shot partially in the UK and USA.
The Infidel Josh Appignanesi Omid Djalili, Richard Schiff Comedy 9 April
It's a Wonderful Afterlife Gurinder Chadha Shabana Azmi, Goldy Notay, Sendhil Ramamurthy Comedy 21 April
Jackboots on Whitehall Edward McHenry, Rory McHenry Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike, Alan Cumming, Timothy Spall, Tom Wilkinson Satire 8 October
Kick-Ass Matthew Vaughn Aaron Johnson, Mark Strong, Chloë Grace Moretz Action 26 March
The King's Speech Tom Hooper Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Jennifer Ehle Historical Drama 26 November Won 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Actor and Best Director at the 83rd Academy Awards beating off notable opposition especially in the director category. Also Won 7 BAFTA Awards including Best Film and Best Actor and a Golden Globe Award for Firth's highly praised performance.
The Last Word David Mackenzie Eva Green, Ewan McGregor January 2011
The Last Seven Imran Naqvi Danny Dyer, Tamer Hassan Horror thriller 27 August
London Boulevard William Monahan Colin Farrell, Keira Knightley Crime 26 November
Made in Dagenham Nigel Cole Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins, Miranda Richardson Drama 1 October
Monsters Gareth Edwards Whitney Able, Scoot McNairy Science fiction, Drama 3 December Received 70% "fresh", or 6.6/10 rating, on review aggregate Rotten Tomatoes
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Susanna White Emma Thompson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Asa Butterfield Fantasy 26 March
Never Let Me Go Mark Romanek Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan Drama January 2011 Opening night film at the London Film Festival.
Mr. Nice Bernard Rose Chloë Sevigny, Crispin Glover, Rhys Ifans, David Thewlis Comedy-drama 8 October
Oranges and Sunshine Jim Loach Emily Watson, Hugo Weaving Drama 8 October
Outcast Colm McCarthy James Nesbitt, Kate Dickie, James Cosmo Supernatural Thiller 12 March
Pimp Robert Cavanah Robert Cavanah, Billy Boyd, Martin Compston, Scarlett Alice Johnson, Barbara Nedeljakova, Robert Fucilla, Danny Dyer Thriller 12 May
Reuniting the Rubins Yoav Factor Rhona Mitra, Timothy Spall Comedy/Drama 1 July
Robin Hood Ridley Scott Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Mark Strong Drama 12 May
Route Irish Ken Loach Mark Womack, Andrea Lowe Drama 20 May Premiered In Competition at the Cannes Film Festival
Salvage Lawrence Gough Neve McIntosh, Shaun Dooley Comedy TBA
Shame Steve McQueen Michael Fassbender Drama 2 December
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll Mat Whitecross Andy Serkis, Naomie Harris, Ray Winstone Biography 8 January
Shank Mo Ali Adam Deacon, Ashley Thomas, Michael Socha Thriller 26 March
Sherlock Holmes
The Special Relationship Richard Loncraine Michael Sheen, Dennis Quaid, Hope Davis Drama September Shown on HBO in the USA and the BBC in the UK.
Submarine Richard Ayoade Sally Hawkins, Paddy Considine Comedy 12 September
Sus Robert Heath Ralph Brown, Clint Dyer Drama 7 May
Tamara Drewe Stephen Frears Gemma Arterton, Dominic Cooper, Roger Allam Comedy September Shown at the Cannes Film Festival.
Third Star Hattie Dalton Hugh Bonneville, Benedict Cumberbatch Comedy/Drama
Tracker Ian Sharp Ray Winstone, Temuera Morrison Action
The Vampires of Bloody Island Allin Kempthorne Pamela Kempthorne, Oliver Gray Comedy-Horror 10 February
Who Killed Nancy? Alan G. Parker Glen Matlock, Don Letts Documentary 30 July
West Is West Andy DeEmmony Aqib Khan, Om Puri, Linda Bassett, Robert Pugh Comedy drama February 2011
Wide Blue Yonder Robert Young Brian Cox, Lauren Bacall Comedy/Drama Co-production with Norway

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