Search results for "Allison Janney"


Finding Nemo (2003) RT 99% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2013

A tale which follows the comedic and eventful journeys of two fish, the fretful Marlin and his young son Nemo, who are separated from each other in the Great Barrier Reef when ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Lee Unkrich  •  Andrew Stanton
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Ellen DeGeneres  •  Alexander Gould  •  Willem Dafoe

10 Things I Hate About You (1999) RT 61% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gil Junger
CAST:  Heath Ledger  •  Julia Stiles  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Larisa Oleynik

American Beauty (1999) RT 88% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Annette Bening  •  Thora Birch  •  Wes Bentley

The Way, Way Back (2013)

Over the course of his summer break, a teenager comes into his own thanks in part to the friendship he strikes up with one of the park's managers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nat Faxon  •  Jim Rash
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Toni Collette  •  Allison Janney  •  Sam Rockwell

Tammy (2014) RT 23% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 2014

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ben Falcone
CAST:  Melissa McCarthy  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Allison Janney  •  Mark Duplass

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) RT 80% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2014

A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Rob Minkoff
CAST:  Ty Burrell  •  Max Charles  •  Ariel Winter  •  Allison Janney

Days and Nights (2014) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jan 2015

Reckless desire wreaks havoc over Memorial Day weekend as a family confronts the volatile and fragile nature of love. A modern retelling of Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull", set ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Christian Camargo
CAST:  Katie Holmes  •  Ben Whishaw  •  Allison Janney  •  Jean Reno

Bad Words (2013) RT 66% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jul 2014

A misanthropic man sets out to exact revenge on his estranged father, by finding a loophole and attempting to win the National Spelling Bee as an adult. Figuring it would ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jason Bateman
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Kathryn Hahn  •  Allison Janney  •  Philip Baker Hall

Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy (2013) RT Audience 90%

Revisits President John F. Kennedy's presidential legacy through 21 of the more than 800,000 condolence letters written to Jackie Kennedy after JFK's assassination. Based on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Bill Couturié
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  Michelle Williams  •  Kirsten Dunst

Trust Me (2013) RT 54% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Trust Me follows flailing Hollywood agent Howard, who seemingly strikes gold after signing the next big child star. What results is an unexpected ride through the nasty inner ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Clark Gregg
CAST:  Clark Gregg  •  Saxon Sharbino  •  Amanda Peet  •  Sam Rockwell




Touchy Feely (2013) RT 36% / Audience 22%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Abby is a sought after massage therapist and a free spirit, while her brother Paul thrives on routine, running a failing dental practice with his assistant and daughter Jenny. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lynn Shelton
CAST:  Ellen Page  •  Rosemarie DeWitt  •  Scoot McNairy  •  Allison Janney

Brightest Star (2014) RT 13% / Audience 24%

DVD release: May 2014

A recent college graduate sets out to win back the girl of his dreams.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Maggie Kiley
CAST:  Allison Janney  •  Jessica Szohr  •  Clark Gregg  •  Rose McIver

Struck by Lightning (2012) RT 27% / Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2013

After being struck and killed by lightning, a young man recounts the way he blackmailed his fellow classmates into contributing to his literary magazine.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Dannelly
CAST:  Dermot Mulroney  •  Sarah Hyland  •  Chris Colfer  •  Allison Janney

A Thousand Words (2012) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Jack McCall is a fast-talking literary agent, who can close any deal, any time, any way. He has set his sights on New Age guru Dr. Sinja (Cliff Curtis) for his own selfish ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Allison Janney  •  Cliff Curtis  •  Clark Duke

Liberal Arts (2012) RT 71% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2012

Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Josh Radnor
CAST:  Josh Radnor  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Richard Jenkins  •  Zac Efron

Margaret (2011) RT 74% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jul 2012

A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Lonergan
CAST:  Anna Paquin  •  Matt Damon  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Matthew Broderick

The Help (2011) RT 75% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Emma Stone  •  Viola Davis  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Bryce Dallas Howard

Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (2011)

In the newly opened Star Tours touring agency, C-3PO is accidentally made to be the pilot of a StarSpeeder 1000. Also on board the craft is one of the guests, who is revealed ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Dee Bradley Baker  •  Anthony Daniels  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Tommy Fitzgerald

Life During Wartime (2009) RT 69% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jul 2011

Life During Wartime is a film by Todd Solondz. It is a sequel to his 1998 film Happiness, even though the characters are all played by different actors. It stars Allison ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Todd Solondz
CAST:  Ally Sheedy  •  Paul Reubens  •  Shirley Henderson  •  Allison Janney

Away We Go (2009) RT 67% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Verona De Tessant and Burt Farlander moved to Colorado to be close to Burt's Parents. Now Verona and Burt, expecting their first child, are shocked to hear that his parents ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  John Krasinski  •  Maya Rudolph  •  Carmen Ejogo  •  Catherine O'Hara