Search results for "Amanda Peet"


Identity (2003) RT 62% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Ray Liotta  •  Amanda Peet  •  John Hawkes

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

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

Identity Thief (2013) RT 19% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 2013

When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Seth Gordon
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Melissa McCarthy  •  Jon Favreau  •  Amanda Peet

Gulliver's Travels (2010) RT 20% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2011

Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rob Letterman
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  Jason Segel  •  Jack Black  •  Amanda Peet

Please Give (2010) RT 86% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 2010

In New York City, a husband and wife butt heads with the granddaughters of the elderly woman who lives in the apartment the couple owns.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nicole Holofcener
CAST:  Rebecca Hall  •  Catherine Keener  •  Amanda Peet  •  Oliver Platt

2012 (2009) RT 39% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Amanda Peet  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Thandie Newton

The X Files 2 (2008)

Six years after the events of The X-Files series finale, former FBI agent Doctor Dana Scully is now a staff physician at Our Lady of Sorrows, a Catholic hospital, and treating ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chris Carter
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Gillian Anderson  •  Amanda Peet  •  Billy Connolly

What Doesn't Kill You (2008) RT 64% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Two childhood friends from South Boston turn to crime as a way to get by, ultimately causing a strain in their personal lives and their friendship.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Goodman
CAST:  Ethan Hawke  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Amanda Peet  •  Donnie Wahlberg

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




Martian Child (2007) RT 33% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A science-fiction writer, recently widowed, considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Menno Meyjes
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Bobby Coleman  •  Amanda Peet  •  Joan Cusack

Battle for Terra (2007) RT 48% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2009

A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Aristomenis Tsirbas
CAST:  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Brian Cox  •  Luke Wilson  •  David Cross

The Ex (2006) RT 19% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Aug 2007

When his lawyer wife, Sofia, becomes pregnant, chronic underachiever Tom Reilly must take a job at his father-in-law's advertising firm. Tom has to adjust to the demands of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jesse Peretz
CAST:  Zach Braff  •  Amanda Peet  •  Jason Bateman  •  Charles Grodin

Griffin and Phoenix (2006) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Sep 2007

A terminally ill man falls in love with a woman who has a secret that threatens their time spent together.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ed Stone
CAST:  Amanda Peet  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Sarah Paulson  •  Blair Brown

Syriana (2005) RT 72% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gaghan
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Matt Damon  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Chris Cooper

Melinda and Melinda (2004) RT 53% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2005

While dining out with friends, Sy suggests the difficulty of separating comedy from tragedy. To illustrate his point, he tells his guests two parallel stories about Melinda ; ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Wallace Shawn  •  Stephanie Roth Haberle  •  Larry Pine  •  Radha Mitchell

The Whole Ten Yards (2004) RT 4% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jul 2004

"The Tulip" Tudeski now spends his days compulsively cleaning his house and perfecting his culinary skills with his wife, Jill, a purported assassin who has yet to pull off a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Matthew Perry  •  Amanda Peet  •  Kevin Pollak

Something's Gotta Give (2003) RT 71% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nancy Meyers
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Diane Keaton  •  Keanu Reeves  •  Frances McDormand

Whatever We Do (2003) RT Audience 48%

Twenty margaritas and 10 shots of tequila, with a few ounces of debauchery, bring four friends closer to the truth than they have been for years.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Kevin Connolly
CAST:  Tim Roth  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Amanda Peet  •  Zooey Deschanel