Karl Johnson Movies

Dream Horse

Dream Horse

Dream Horse
IMDb: N/A
113

The inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely race horse bred by small town bartender, Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience, Jan convinces her neighbors to…

Genre: Drama, History
The Last Vermeer

The Last Vermeer

The Last Vermeer
IMDb: N/A
117

A soldier and member of the Dutch resistance investigates stolen art in the wake of the Second World War, including a Vermeer sold to the Nazis by a flamboyant forger.

Genre: Drama
Peterloo

Peterloo

Peterloo
IMDb: 6.5
154 min

A drama about the infamous 1819 Manchester massacre, which killed an estimated 18 protesters and injured up to 700.

Genre: Drama, History
King Lear

King Lear

King Lear
IMDb: 6.1
115 min

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.

Genre: Drama
Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope
IMDb: 5.7
100 min

A psychological thriller about the destructive relationship between a middle-aged man and his mother.

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Genre: Thriller
The Carer

The Carer

The Carer
IMDb: 6.5
89 min

Dorottya is a young Hungarian actress with a burning desire: to make it on the English stage. Legendary actor, Sir Michael Gifford suffers from an incurable disease, and has one…

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Genre: Comedy
Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner
IMDb: 6.8
150 min

Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.

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Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations
IMDb: 7.2
97 min

The story of music legend Terri Hooley, a key figure in Belfast’s punk rock scene. Hooley founded the Good Vibrations store from which a record label sprung, representing bands such…

The Deep Blue Sea

The Deep Blue Sea

The Deep Blue Sea
IMDb: 6.2
98 min

The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot.

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Pier

The Pier

The Pier
IMDb: 6.5
84 min

After twenty years of no contact with his son, Larry McCarthy pretends to be on his death bed to get Jack to return to his native Ireland from America. Upon…

Third Star

Third Star

Third Star
IMDb: 7.5
92 min

James and his three closest lifelong friends go on an ill-advised trip to the stunning coastal area of Barafundle Bay in West Wales. What follows is a touching and comical…

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Genre: Best 2010, Drama
Hot Fuzz

Hot Fuzz

Hot Fuzz
IMDb: 7.8
121 min

Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired…

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The Illusionist

The Illusionist

The Illusionist
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim’s scheme creates tumult…

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon
IMDb: 6.5
90 min

Biography of the British painter Francis Bacon. The movie focuses on his relationship with George Dyer, his lover. Dyer was a former small time crook.

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Sugar Hill

Sugar Hill

Sugar Hill
IMDb: 5.9
123 min

In the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, the Mafia steps in when a drug dealer quits his partner brother to lead a straight life with his girlfriend.

White Ghost

White Ghost

White Ghost
IMDb: 4.4
88 min

July ’72. Vietnam. Lt. Steve Shepard missing in action. Presumed dead…15 years later he’s still there.

Genre: Action
Prick Up Your Ears

Prick Up Your Ears

Prick Up Your Ears
IMDb: 7.3
111 min

Stephen Frears directs this biographical drama focusing on controversial British playwright Joe Orton, revealed in flashback after his murder by lover Kenneth Halliwell. Born in 1933 in Leicester, in the…

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Genre: Drama
Jake Speed

Jake Speed

Jake Speed
IMDb: 5.4
100 min

Jake Speed (Wayne Crawford) is the lead character in some of the biggest page-turners of the 1940s. A chiseled, heroic action figure, Speed saves lives on paper, but when a…

Valley Girl

Valley Girl

Valley Girl
IMDb: 6.4
99 min

Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of…

Genre: Comedy, Romance