This month we Focus On the English heartthrob Daniel Craig. Now starring as the one and only James Bond, he made his acclaimed career with gritty crime films and British indies. Over two nights, World Movies presents two of his career highlights with Matthew Vaughn’s (Kick-Ass, X-Men series) star-studded crime caper Layer Cake, along with the dramatic story of a mother’s new lease on life in The Mother.
Wednesday 25 September 8.30pm
Layer Cake (United Kingdom, 2004)
A successful cocaine dealer plans an early retirement from the business, but he must complete one final tough assignment: to find a missing girl. This acclaimed British crime thriller stars Danial Craig and Tom Hardy.
Wednesday 25 September 10.20pm
The Mother (United Kingdom, 2003)
Casino Royale’s Daniel Craig stars in this thought-provoking drama about a grandmother’s unexpected new lease on life after the sudden death of her husband. From the director of Notting Hill and Changing Lanes.