Search results for "Aasif Mandvi"


Premium Rush (2012) RT 75% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2012

In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Koepp
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Jamie Chung  •  Michael Shannon  •  Dania Ramirez

The Internship (2013) RT 35% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2013

Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Tiya Sircar  •  Rose Byrne

Ruby Sparks (2012) RT 78% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Dayton  •  Valerie Faris
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Alia Shawkat  •  Paul Dano  •  Deborah Ann Woll

Million Dollar Arm (2014) RT 63% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2014

In a last-ditch effort to save his career, sports agent JB Bernstein (Jon Hamm) dreams up a wild game plan to find Major League Baseball’s next great pitcher from a pool of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Craig Gillespie
CAST:  Jon Hamm  •  Bill Paxton  •  Lake Bell  •  Suraj Sharma

The Muslims Are Coming! (2013)

The Muslims Are Coming follows a band of Muslim-American comedians as they visit big cities, small towns, rural villages, and everything in between to combat Islamophobia! ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Negin Farsad  •  Dean Obeidallah
CAST:  Lewis Black  •  David Cross  •  Omar Elba  •  Keith Ellison

Movie 43 (2013) RT 4% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Bob Odenkirk  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Brett Ratner  •  Griffin Dunne  •  James Gunn  •  Steven Brill  •  Steve Carr  •  James Duffy  •  Patrik Forsberg  •  Rusty Cundieff  •  Jonathan van Tulleken  •  Will Graham
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Common  •  Charlie Saxton

The Dictator (2012) RT 57% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Aug 2012

The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Larry Charles
CAST:  Sacha Baron Cohen  •  Sayed Badreya  •  Aasif Mandvi  •  Megan Fox

Dark Horse (2011) RT 71% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Abe is a man who is in his thirties and who lives with his parents. He works regretfully for his father while pursuing his hobby of collecting toys. Aware that his family ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Todd Solondz
CAST:  Jordan Gelber  •  Selma Blair  •  Mia Farrow  •  Christopher Walken

Margin Call (2011) RT 88% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A thriller that revolves around the key people at an investment bank over a 24-hour period during the early stages of the financial crisis.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  J.C. Chandor
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Paul Bettany  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Zachary Quinto

The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear (2010)

“I’m mad as hell, and I’m not going to take it anymore!” Who among us has not wanted to open their window and shout that at the top of their lungs? Seriously, who? Because ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Jon Stewart  •  Stephen Colbert  •  John Oliver  •  Aasif Mandvi




The Last Airbender (2010) RT 6% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Nov 2010

The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  M. Night Shyamalan
CAST:  Noah Ringer  •  Nicola Peltz  •  Jackson Rathbone  •  Dev Patel

Today's Special (2009) RT 81% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2011

In this super-feel-good foodie comedy, young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and his passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Kaplan
CAST:  Aarti Mann  •  Dean Winters  •  Kevin Corrigan  •  Jess Weixler

The Proposal (2009) RT 44% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2009

When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anne Fletcher
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Mary Steenburgen  •  Craig T. Nelson

Ghost Town (2008) RT 86% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Bertram Pincus, is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Koepp
CAST:  Ricky Gervais  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Téa Leoni  •  Billy Campbell

The Understudy (2012) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2012

A perennial understudy takes matters into her own hands to achieve fame at any price.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  David Conolly  •  Hannah Davis
CAST:  Marin Ireland  •  Paul Sparks  •  Aasif Mandvi  •  Richard Kind

Eavesdrop (2008) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Two chess players face off at a busy café, studying both the pieces on the board and the unfolding dramas at the neighboring tables. While a young couple fumbles through an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Matthew Miele
CAST:  Alejandra Ambrosi  •  Josh Barrett  •  Jeanine Bartel  •  Steve Benisty

Music and Lyrics (2007) RT 62% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2007

A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marc Lawrence
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Hugh Grant  •  Scott Porter  •  Brad Garrett

Freedomland (2006)

A black police detective must solve a strange case of a kidnapped boy and deal with a big racial protest.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Roth
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Julianne Moore  •  Edie Falco  •  Aunjanue Ellis

Spider-Man 2 (2004) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Alfred Molina

The Siege (1998) RT 44% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 1999

The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Annette Bening  •  Bruce Willis  •  Tony Shalhoub