Search results for "Ann Dowd"


Side Effects (2013)

A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Rooney Mara  •  Jude Law  •  Channing Tatum  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones

Apt Pupil (1998)

Neighborhood boy Todd Bowden (Renfro) discovers that an old man living on his block named Arthur Denker (Mackellan) is nazi war criminal. Bowden confronts Denker and offers ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bryan Singer
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Brad Renfro  •  Bruce Davison  •  David Schwimmer

The Drop (2014) RT 89% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jan 2015

Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michaël R. Roskam
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Noomi Rapace  •  James Gandolfini  •  Matthias Schoenaerts

Gimme Shelter (2013) RT 23% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Apr 2014

After running away from her abusive mother, a streetwise teen seeks refuge with her father, but he rejects her when he learns that she's pregnant.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ron Krauss
CAST:  Vanessa Hudgens  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Stephanie Szostak

The Discoverers (2014) RT 88% / Audience 60%

Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenagers Zoe and Jack on a road trip to a conference in hopes of jumpstarting his career and reconnecting with ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Justin Schwarz
CAST:  Griffin Dunne  •  Madeleine Martin  •  Cara Buono  •  Devon Graye

Bachelorette (2012) RT 56% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Regan is used to being first at everything. Imagine her horror and chagrin when she finds out the girl everyone called Pig Face in high school is going to tie the knot before ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Leslye Headland
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Isla Fisher  •  James Marsden  •  Lizzy Caplan

Compliance (2012) RT 89% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Becky and Sandra aren’t the best of friends. Sandra is a middle-aged manager at a fast-food restaurant; Becky is a teenaged counter girl who really needs the job. One ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Craig Zobel
CAST:  Ann Dowd  •  Dreama Walker  •  Pat Healy  •  Philip Ettinger

Coming Up Roses (2011) RT 17% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2014

A drama centered on a former actress who subjects her 15-year-old daughter to a series of depressed small towns, money woes, failed love affairs, and bouts of depression.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lisa Albright
CAST:  Bernadette Peters  •  Rachel Brosnahan  •  Peter Friedman  •  Reyna de Courcy

The Informant! (2009)

A rising star at agri-industry giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Mark Whitacre suddenly turns whistleblower. Even as he exposes his company’s multi-national price-fixing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Melanie Lynskey  •  Scott Bakula  •  Patton Oswalt

Marley & Me (2008) RT 63% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life's important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  David Frankel
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Eric Dane  •  Kathleen Turner




The Babysitters (2007) RT 33% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Seventeen-year-old Shirley (Katherine Waterston) is a good student who works as a babysitter in order to make money for college. One night Michael (John Leguizamo), a father ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Ross
CAST:  John Leguizamo  •  Katherine Waterston  •  Cynthia Nixon  •  Andy Comeau

The Living Wake (2007) RT 50% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2010

“The Living Wake” is a dark comedy set in a timeless storybook universe. Self-proclaimed artist and genius, K. Roth Binew, has one day to live. He has enlisted his best and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sol Tryon
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Mike O'Connell  •  Jim Gaffigan  •  Ann Dowd

Lucy (2003) RT 67% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 2015

MOW about the life of Lucille Ball, focusing on the loving yet tumultuous relationship with Desi Arnaz.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Glenn A. Jordan
CAST:  Rachel York  •  Danny Pino  •  Ann Dowd  •  Madeline Zima

Bushwhacked (1995) RT 11% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A inept courier realises he has been used by criminals to deliver money. On the run from both the criminals and police, he poses as a Scout leader and leads a scout group on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Family
DIRECTION:  Greg Beeman
CAST:  Daniel Stern  •  Jon Polito  •  Brad Sullivan  •  Ann Dowd

Baby (2000)

A couple finds a baby on their doorstep with a note asking them to temporarily keep it. They take the baby in and care for it as if it were their own. But what if the baby's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Allan Ackerman
CAST:  Farrah Fawcett  •  Keith Carradine  •  Jean Stapleton  •  Alison Pill

Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 1995

A look at the life and career of controversial Louisiana governor Huey Long, whose nickname was "The Kingfish."  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Thomas Schlamme
CAST:  John Goodman  •  Matt Craven  •  Anne Heche  •  Ann Dowd

Philadelphia (1993) RT 78% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 1997

No one would take his case until one man was willing to take on the system. Two competing lawyers join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Roberta Maxwell  •  Buzz Kilman  •  Jason Robards  •  Antonio Banderas

Garden State (2004) RT 86% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Zach Braff
CAST:  Zach Braff  •  Natalie Portman  •  Peter Sarsgaard  •  Ian Holm

Flags of Our Fathers (2006) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2007

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. "Flags of Our Fathers" is the story of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Ryan Phillippe  •  Adam Beach  •  Jesse Bradford  •  John Benjamin Hickey