Filmography – 2000’s

The Young Victoria (2009)

Emily as: Queen Victoria
Other Cast: Rupert Friend, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson, Jim Broadbent
Directed by: Jean-Marc Vallée
Release Date: December 19, 2009
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Her destiny belonged to an empire. Her heart belonged to one man. 1837. On the eve of her 18th birthday and succession to the English throne, Princess Victoria is caught in a royal struggle for power. Her overbearing mother, The Duchess of Kent and her ambitious advisor, Conroy, are desperate to rule in her place and devise a plan to seize control. However, Princess Victoria is unwavering in her resolve to rule England and, as her love affair with her German cousin Albert blossoms, she finds the passion and strength to become one of her country’s greatest ever monarchs.


Sunshine Cleaning (2009)

Emily as: Norah
Other Cast: Amy Adams, Alan Arkin, Steve Zahn, Mary Lynn Rajskub
Directed by: Christine Jeffs
Release Date: April 17, 2009
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Once the high school cheerleading captain who dated the quarterback, Rose Lorkowski now finds herself a thirty something single mother working as a maid. Her sister Norah, is still living at home with their dad Joe, a salesman with a lifelong history of ill-fated get rich quick schemes. Desperate to get her son into a better school, Rose persuades Norah to go into the crime scene clean-up business with her to make some quick cash. In no time, the girls are up to their elbows in murders, suicides and other… specialized situations. As they climb the ranks in a very dirty job, the sisters find a true respect for one another and the closeness they have always craved finally blossoms. By building their own improbable business, Rose and Norah open the door to the joys and challenges of being there for one another—no matter what—while creating a brighter future for the entire Lorkowski family.


The Great Buck Howard (2008)

Emily as: Valerine Brennan
Other Cast: John Malkovich, Colin Hanks, Steve Zahn, Tom Hanks
Directed by: Sean McGinley
Release Date: April 10, 2009
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Once upon a time, Buck Howard spent his days in the limelight as a mentalist extraordinaire! Nowadays, it’s clear to everyone except Buck that his act has lost its luster. Convinced his comeback is imminent, Buck needs a new road manager and personal assistant. Recent law school drop-out and would-be writer Troy Gable needs a job and a purpose. Working for the pompous, has-been mentalist fills the former requirement, but how it satisfies the latter is questionable. Nonetheless, with the aid of a fiery publicist and a bold stroke of luck, Buck lands back in the American consciousness, taking Troy along for the ride.


Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)

Emily as: Jane Liddle
Other Cast: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams
Directed by: Mike Nichols
Release Date: December 21, 2007
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The true story of how a playboy congressman, a renegade CIA agent and a beautiful Houston socialite joined forces to lead the largest and most successful covert operation in history. Their efforts contributed to the fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War, with consequences that reverberate throughout the world today.


Dan in Real Life (2007)

Emily as: Ruthie Draper
Other Cast: Steve Carrell, Alison Pill, Juliette Binoche, Dianne Wiest
Directed by: Peter Hedges
Release Date: October 26, 2007
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Advice columnist Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love with is actually his brother’s new girlfriend.


The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)

Emily as: Prudie
Other Cast: Kathy Baker, Maria Bello, Amy Brenneman, Hugh Dancy
Directed by: Robin Swicord
Release Date: September 21, 2007
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Six book club members, six Austen books, six interwoven story lines over six months in the busy modern setting of Sacramento, where city and suburban sprawl meet natural beauty. While the contemporary stories never slavishly parallel the Austen plots, the six characters find echoes, predictions, warnings and wisdom about their own trajectories within Austen’s beloved narratives.


Wind Chill (2007)

Emily as: Girl
Other Cast: Ashton Holmes, Martin Donovan, Ned Bellamy, Chelan Simmons
Directed by: Gregory Jacobs
Release Date: April 27, 2007
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Christmas break. A young woman catches a ride home from a stranger she meets through a college ride board. Racing to beat a severe winter storm, the two young travelers take a shortcut down a remote country road, only to find themselves forced into a snow bank by a mysterious vehicle that engages them in a dangerous game of chicken. Over the long night that ensues, an intense relationship develops between the pair as they must brave the elements and confront the road’s sinister legacy that dates back to the terrible events that occurred there in the 1950s.


The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Emily as: Emily
Other Cast: Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Stanley Tucci, Simon Baker
Directed by: David Frankel
Release Date: June 30, 2006
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Miranda Priestly is the reigning queen of fashion whose whims can start and end careers. A recent college graduate applies for an assistant position with Miranda and finds she must make a lot of changes in order to fit in. Soon, she begins to grasp that Miranda’s world is a fabulous but lonely one.


Irresistible (2006)

Emily as: Mara
Other Cast: Susan Sarandon, Sam Neill, Charles Tingwell, William McInnes
Directed by: Ann Turner
Release Date: April 18, 2006
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Sophie Hartley is a talented professional illustrator in middle class Melbourne who is convinced that someone is trying to steal her children, her husband Craig and her life. Forced to prove her sanity, Sophie fights back and makes a discovery more shocking than her worst fear. To make matters worse, things aren’t going well to Sophie with her husband. When she becomes convinced that she’s being stalked by one of Craig’s co-workers – a beautiful, highly competent assistant, Mara Toufiey – no one believes her. Sophie’s life begins to fall apart. She feels she’s being watched, followed, copied…


Gideon’s Daughter (2005)

Emily as: Natasha
Other Cast: Bill Nighy, Miranda Richardson, Tom Hardy, Robert Lindsay
Directed by: Stephen Poliakoff
Release Date: February 26, 2006
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In 1997, the British public unite to express unprecedented levels of collective grief following Diana’s death. But at the same time PR guru Gideon turns inwards as he struggles with his private sense of loss and emptiness. Gideon stops and re-evaluates his world when his daughter Natasha threatens to leave his life as revenge for his serial infidelities. Increasingly, he finds the hollowness of high profile public life is exposed by his relationships with both his daughter and Stella, a woman grieving the loss of her young son in a cycling accident.


My Summer of Love (2004)

Emily as: Tamsin
Other Cast: Natalie Press, Paddy Considine, Paul-Anthony Barber, Lynette Edwards
Directed by: Pawel Pawlikowski
Release Date: June 17, 2005
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Mona has just got hold of a brilliant moped that only cost a tenner. She lives with her brother, Phil, who used to run a pub before he found God and poured away all the booze. Tamsin is rich, spoilt and trying to live a life of seductive decadence. They meet on the moors, above their quiet Yorkshire village and begin an intense, unlikely friendship. Tamsin is tragic and fantastical, Mona, rough and witty. Tamsin and Mona want to escape their lives but Phil wants to save them and save everybody else. Mona wants the old, dangerous, Phil back; the brother that she loved. Tamsin wants to see what it takes to break him…