MADONNA NATION.CZ - Movies
November 27, 2020 MADONNATION.CZWelcome to MADONNATION.CZ, a Czech website dedicated to the one and only Madonna Louise Ciccone, the best-selling female artist of all time! Despite the original center of interest of the website, whose history dates back to 2003, was music and detailed discography, it's now focused on Madonna's art in general and current news. Although the original language is Czech, about 90 % of the content has already been translated to English. And my work is never done.Madonna's acting have not always received the best critics, but movies are without a doubt an essential part of her career. Some people even may not call Madonna an actress. But she is a movie star, that's for sure. On the following page, you can review the base facts from the movie career of our queen.
W.E. (2011)DirectorMadonnaProducerMadonna, Kris ThykierCastAndrea Riseborough, James D'Arcy, Abbie Cornish, Oscar Isaac and othersRemarksIn 1998, an auction of the estate of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor causes great excitement. For one woman, Wally Winthrop, it has much more meaning. Wally becomes obsessed by their historic love story. As she learns more about the sacrifices involved, Wally gains her own courage to find happiness.
Filth And Wisdom (2008)DirectorMadonnaProducerNicola DoringCastStephen Graham, Richard E. Grant, Eugene Hutz and othersRemarksIn London, A.K. is a Ukrainian Gypsy, seeking fame as a rocker, doing odd jobs: he's a dom, drives a hack, and runs errands for his neighbor, a poet full of self pity since going blind. A.K's flatmates are Holly, a ballerina who becomes a reluctant stripper in need of coaching, and Juliette, a pill-popping assistant at a pharmacy run by an Indian tired of his marriage. Juliette, estranged from her family, dreams of helping the poor children of Africa; A.K. has a crush on Holly; Juliette's boss lusts after her. Her hapless sister calls from time to time. The poet despairs. Is there a route... Čtěte více... from filth to wisdom for these souls? Can they find fun and fulfillment? A.K. provides philosophical comment. Skrýt
I'm Going To Tell You A Secret (2005)DirectorJonas AkerlundProducerSusan Applegate, Angela Becker, Shelli JuryCastMadonna, Guy Ritchie, Silvio Ciccone, Stuart Price, Donna De Lory, Siedah Garret and othersRemarksThis film follows Madonna on her 2004 Re-Invention world tour and shows her show, backstage, preparations and her experiences traveling around the different places around the world.
Die Another Day (2002)DirectorLee TamahoriProducerMichael Gregg Wilson, Barbara BroccoliCastPierce Brosnan, Halle Berry and othersRemarksIn this Bond movie, which Madonna contributed a title soundtrack melody to, she plays just a little cameo as a fence instructor Verity.
Swept Away (2002)DirectorGuy RitchieProducerMatthew VaughnCastMadonna, Adriano Giannini and othersRemarksAmber is 40, beautiful, rich, spoiled, and arrogant beyond measure. Nothing makes this woman happy, including her wealthy but passive husband (Tony), a pharmaceutical kingpin. When Tony takes her on a private cruise from Greece to Italy, Amber is unimpressed at this impromptu no-frills vacation, and takes out her anger on the ship's first mate, Giuseppe. When a storm leaves the two shipwrecked on a deserted island and the story turns a completely different direction.
The Next Best Thing (2000)DirectorJohan SchlesingerProducerCastMadonna, Rupert Everett, Benjamin Bratt and othersRemarksA comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little boy Sam, and a nasty custody battle ensues.
Evita (1996)DirectorAlan ParkerProducerRobert Stigwood, Alan Parker, Andrew G. VajnaCastMadonna, Antonio Banderas, Jonathan Pryce and othersRemarksHigh-flying, adored! The film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical depicting the infamous real-life story of Eva "Evita" Duarte de Peron, the wife of President Juan Peron, who rose from poverty to become the most famous Argentine woman in history. Her huge political influence and constant charity works earned her scorn and fear from the military and upper classes but adoration and love from the workers and descamisados. Evita's legendary life is displayed before your eyes as the most hated and most beloved woman in Argentina.
Girl 6 (1996)DirectorSpike LeeProducerSpike LeeCastTheresa Randle, Spike Lee, Isaiah Washington, Naomi Campbell, Madonna and othersRemarksIn this another weak film, Madonna just appears in a cameo as an owner of telephone sex lines.
Four Rooms (1995)DirectorAllison AndersProducer Lawrence BenderCastMadonna, Jennifer Beals, Marisa Tomei, Tim Roth, Antonio Banderas and othersRemarksThis movie features the collaborative directorial efforts of four new filmmakers, each of whom directs a segment of this comedy. It's New Year's Eve at the Mon Signor Hotel, a former grand old Hollywood hotel, now fallen upon hard times. Often using physical comedy and sight gags, this movie chronicles the slapstick misadventures of Ted, the Bellhop. He's on his first night on the job, when he's asked to help out a coven of witches in the Honeymoon Suite. Things only get worse when he delivers ice to the wrong room and ends up in a domestic argument at a really bad time. Next, he foolishly... Čtěte více... agrees to watch a gangster's kids for him while he's away. Finally, he finishes off the night refereeing a ghastly wager. Skrýt
Blue In The Face (1995)DirectorPaul Auster a Wayne WangProducerCastHarvey Keitel, Lou Reed, Roseanne Barr, Michael J. Fox, Jim Jarmusch and othersRemarksIn this comedy without a classic screenplay, Madonna just appears as a singing telegram girl.
Dangerous Game / Snake Eyes (1993)DirectorAbel FerraraProducer Mary KaneCastMadonna, Harvey Keitel, James Russo, Nancy Ferrara, Reilly MurphyRemarksEddie Israel is a moviemaker. He is beginning the shooting of "The mother of mirrors", starring Francis Burns and Sarah Jennings. "The mother of mirrors" is the story of the last night of a couple falling into decay. Eddie is very demanding with the actors, and the heavy atmosphere of the film acts upon the daily life of the protagonists. Madonna plays a movie star in it. Her dramatic performance may be the best of all her movies, but the film flopped hard. She even wanted to cry, while she watched the final cut, because everything was changed and re-arranged dramatically.
Body Of Evidence (1993)DirectorUli EdelProducerDino De LaurentiisCastMadonna, William Dafoe, Joe Mentegna, Anne Archer, Julianne Moore and othersRemarksA millionaire is found dead of heart failure handcuffed to the bed with a home video tape of him and his lover. When cocaine is found in his system, and his will leaves $8 million to his lover, they arrest her on suspicion of murder. Her lawyer succumbs to her charms, and he begins a torrid and kinky affair with her. As new evidence turns up during trial, he begins to wonder if he's defending a murderer.
A League Of Their Own (1992)DirectorPenny MarshallProducerElliot Abbott, Robert GreenhutCastTom Hanks, Geena Davis, Madonna, Lori Petti, Rosie O'Donell and othersRemarksDuring World War II when all the men are fighting the war, most of the jobs that were left vacant because of their absence were filled in by women. The owners of the baseball teams, not wanting baseball to be dormant indefinitely, decide to form teams with women. So scouts are sent all over the country to find women players. One of the scouts, passes through Oregon and finds a woman named Dottie Hinson, who is incredible. He approaches her and asks her to try out but she's not interested. However, her sister, Kit who wants to get out of Oregon, offers to go. But he agrees only if she can get... Čtěte více... her sister to go. When they try out, they're chosen and are on the same team. Jimmy Dugan, a former player, who's now a drunk, is the team manager. But he doesn't feel as if it's a real job so he drinks and is not exactly doing his job. So Dottie steps up. After a few months when it appears the girls are not garnering any attention, the league is facing closure till Dottie does something that grabs attention. And it isn't long Dottie is the star of the team and Kit feels like she's living in her shadow. Skrýt
Shadows And Fog (1991)DirectorWoody AllenProducerRobert GreenhutCastWoody Allen, Mia Farrow, John Malkovich, John Cusack, William H. Macy, Madonna and othersRemarksA small and insignificant bookkeeper, Kleinman, is awoken one night by his neighbors who wants his help to track down a strangler who has been killing people all over town. The citizens form vigilance committees, but when Kleinman has dressed, his neighbors have disappeared. Meanwhile a circus has come to town. Irmy and Paul are two of the artists. After a fight, Irmy leaves the circus in the middle of the night. Eventually she meets Kleinman, scared and alone.
In Bed With Madonna / Truth Or Dare (1991)DirectorAlek KeshishianProducerCastMadonna, Warren Beatty, Niki Harris, Donna DeLory and othersRemarksFrom the rain of Japan, through threats of arrest for 'public indecency' in Canada, and a birthday tribute to her father in Detroit, this documentary follows Madonna on her 1990 Blond Ambition concert tour. Filmed in black and white, with the concert pieces in glittering MTV color, it is an intimate look at the work of the music performer, from a prayer circle with the dancers before each performance to bed games with the dance troupe afterwards.
Dick Tracy (1990)DirectorWarren BeattyProducerWarren BeattyCastMadonna, Warren Beatty and othersRemarksAll Tess Trueheart wants is to settle down to a quiet life with her boyfriend, detective Dick Tracy. But there's something pretty rotten going on in town, with someone pretty rotten behind it, and Tracy has his hands full with the likes of villain Big Boy Caprice and with the almost irresistible Breathless Mahoney.
Bloodhound Of Broadway (1989)DirectorHoward BrooknerProducerSamuel Benedict, Chris Brigham, Howard Brookner, Colman deKay, Kevin Dowd, Lindsay LawCastMadonna, Jennifer Grey, Rutger Hauer, Tony Longo and othersRemarksThis musical is based on four short stories by Damon Runyon. In one tale, gambler Feet Samuels sells his body to science just as he realizes that Hortense loves him and that he would rather live than die. In another story, Harriet's parrot is killed, and she has problems dealing with her loss. Then, there is a gambler, "Right", who has bloodhounds on his trail when he becomes a murder suspect. Finally, "The Brain" is bleeding profusely, and his friends search for a way to save his life through a blood transfusion.
Who's That Girl (1987)DirectorJames FoleyProducerRosilyn Heller, Bernard WilliamsCastMadonna, Giffin Dunne, Haviland Morris, John McMartin and othersRemarksFour years unjustly jailed haven't dampened the spirits or determination of Nikki Finn. Th spunky parolee sets out to clear her name - and sets the Big Apple spinning in deliriously funny ways.
Shanghai Surprise (1986)DirectorJim GoddardProducerJohn Kohn, George HarrisonCastMadonna, Sean Penn, Paul Freeman, Philip Sayer and othersRemarksGlendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they are up against every thug and smuggler in Shangai.
A Certain Sacrifice (1985)DirectorStephen Jon LewickiProducerCine Cine ProductionsCastJeremy Pattnosh, Madonna, Charles Kurtz and othersRemarksThis was Madonna's first ever appearance in from of a camera, three years before her debut album was released. But it might not even be called a movie, just a sequence of sketches. Sometimes it's called a light porn film, but that's just on purpose to gain some attention. After starting a successful music and movie career, Madonna was against releasing this piece on home video, but lost and it received lots of re-issue since that time.
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)DirectorSusan SeidelmanProducerSarah Pillsbury, Midge SanfordCastRosanna Arquette, Madonna, Aidan Quinn, Mark Blum and othersRemarksBored Roberta spots a regular personal ad in the paper titled 'Desperately Seeking Susan'. She heads off to New York, following one of the ads, and finds Susan. When Susan sells her jacket, Roberta - trying to emulate her mystery ad writer - buys the jacket and wears it. Little does she know someone is looking for the jacket - and its owner.
Vision Quest (1985)DirectorHarold BeckerProducerJon Peters, Peter GuberCastMatthew Modine, Linda Fiorentino, Madonna and othersRemarksVision Quest is a coming of age movie in which high school wrestler Louden Swain decides he wants to be something more than an average high school athlete and sets his sights on a prize that many don't think he can win - he then sets out to reach his goal alone, without much support from his father or coach. His father rents a room to a young drifter, Carla. Swain falls in love with her and she helps him stay focused and prevents him from losing sight of his goals.NewsUpdatesBiographyAlbums and singlesVideo compilationsToursPromo toursPerformancesArt For FreedomBooksChildren's booksMoviesTheatreDiscographyMusic videosChartsAwardsInterviews and articlesGalleryDownloadsAlphabetical indexMessage BoardLinksAbout meContactLatest newsIn the streets of New York • 5 days agoNew in galleryIn the streets of New York • 5 days agoAlbums and singlesGhosttown • CD-R Message boardMiley Cyrus • kocil • 6 hours ago Recent projectsMadame X • discography • page
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