Search results for "Alessandro Nivola"

American Hustle (2013) RT 93% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2014

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  David O. Russell
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Bradley Cooper  •  Amy Adams  •  Jeremy Renner

Devil's Knot (2013) RT 24% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2014

The savage murders of three young children sparks a controversial trial of three teenagers accused of killing the kids as part of a satanic ritual.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Mireille Enos  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Stephen Moyer  •  Kevin Durand

Ginger and Rosa (2012)

A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event the comes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sally Potter
CAST:  Elle Fanning  •  Alice Englert  •  Christina Hendricks  •  Alessandro Nivola

Janie Jones (2010) RT 53% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jan 2012

A young girl who has been abandoned by her former-groupie mother informs a fading rock star that she is his daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  David M. Rosenthal
CAST:  Abigail Breslin  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Peter Stormare

Coco Before Chanel (2009)

2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Anne Fontaine
CAST:  Audrey Tautou  •  Benoît Poelvoorde  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Marie Gillain

Five Dollars a Day (2008) RT Audience 50%

After being released from jail, the son of a con man joins his father on the road.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nigel Cole
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Sharon Stone  •  Dean Cain

Goal II: Living the Dream (2007) RT 39% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Tempted away from Newcastle United to join Real Madrid, rising star Santiago Munez finds this latest change of fortune the greatest challenge yet - personally as well as ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Collet-Serra
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Stephen Dillane  •  Anna Friel  •  Leonor Varela

Grace Is Gone (2007) RT 62% / Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2008

Upon hearing his wife was killed in the Iraq war, a father takes his two daughters on a road trip.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James C. Strouse
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Doug Dearth  •  Gracie Bednarczyk

The Girl in the Park (2007) RT 71% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Dec 2009

A mother, enduringly traumatized by the disappearance of her three-year old daughter 15 years ago, has cut herself off from her ex-husband and son. However, when a troubled ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Auburn
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Kate Bosworth  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Keri Russell

The Company (2007) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Real-life figures from the Cold War era mix with a fictional story based on a group of CIA operatives and their counterparts in the KGB, MI6, and the Mossad.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mikael Salomon
CAST:  Chris O'Donnell  •  Alfred Molina  •  Michael Keaton  •  Rory Cochrane

The Darwin Awards (2006) RT 25% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2007

After botching the capture of a notorious serial killer, idiosyncratic detective Michael Burrows loses his job with the San Francisco Police. He becomes an investigator for an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Finn Taylor
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Ty Burrell  •  Josh Charles  •  Kevin Dunn

Goal! (2005)

Like millions of kids around the world, Santiago harbors the dream of being a professional footballer...However, living in the Barrios section of Los Angeles, he thinks it is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Cannon
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Anna Friel  •  Stephen Dillane

Junebug (2005) RT 86% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jan 2006

On the way to meet with an independent artist in the South, newlywed art dealer Madeleine (Embeth Davidtz) is convinced by her husband, George (Alessandro Nivola), that they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Morrison
CAST:  Alessandro Nivola  •  Amy Adams  •  Embeth Davidtz  •  Celia Weston

The Sisters (2005) RT 30% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Based on Anton Chekov's "The Three Sisters" about siblings living in a college town who struggle with the death of their father and try to reconcile relationships in their own ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Arthur Allan Seidelman
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Maria Bello  •  Erika Christensen  •  Eric McCormack

The Clearing (2004) RT 43% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Nov 2004

As an executive is held captive by an employee, it's up to his wife to deliver the ransom.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Pieter Jan Brugge
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Helen Mirren  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Alessandro Nivola

Carolina (2003) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Carolina is a 2003 romantic comedy film directed by Marleen Gorris, starring Julia Stiles, Shirley MacLaine, Alessandro Nivola, Mika Boorem, Randy Quaid, and Jennifer Coolidge ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marleen Gorris
CAST:  Julia Stiles  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Mika Boorem

Laurel Canyon (2002) RT 68% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Laurel Canyon focuses on Sam and Alex, a pair of upper-middle class lovebirds from the East Coast who relocate to Los Angeles. Enter Jane, Sam's estranged mother, a successful ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lisa Cholodenko
CAST:  Frances McDormand  •  Christian Bale  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Natascha McElhone

Jurassic Park III (2001) RT 50% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 2001

In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  William H. Macy  •  Téa Leoni  •  Trevor Morgan

Timecode (2000) RT 68% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Dec 2000

A production company begins casting for its next feature, and an up-and-coming actress named Rose tries to manipulate her filmmaker boyfriend, Alex, into giving her a screen ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Xander Berkeley  •  Golden Brooks  •  Saffron Burrows  •  Viveka Davis

Love's Labour's Lost (2000)

An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. Love's Labour's Lost tells the story of four best friends who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Alessandro Nivola  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Natascha McElhone  •  Kenneth Branagh