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

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

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

It Could Happen to You (1994) RT 71% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Charlie Lang is a simple, kindhearted New York City cop. When he realizes he has no money to tip waitress Yvonne Biasi, Lang offers her half the winnings of his lottery ticket ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Rosie Perez  •  Wendell Pierce

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

The Manchurian Candidate (2004) RT 81% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Dec 2004

When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Meryl Streep  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Kimberly Elise

Green Card (1990) RT 56% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Urban horticulturalist Brontë Mitchell has her eye on a gorgeous apartment, but the building's board will rent it only to a married couple. Georges Fauré, a waiter from France ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Bebe Neuwirth  •  Gregg Edelman

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

I Believe in America (2007)

Three generations of one family, all involved at different levels with the Puerto Rican underground movement for independence, struggle with their need for identity and their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Narváez
CAST:  Jamie Harris  •  Melissa Leo  •  Coati Mundi  •  Roger Guenveur Smith




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

The Art of Getting By (2011) RT 18% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 2011

George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gavin Wiesen
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Emma Roberts  •  Michael Angarano  •  Elizabeth Reaser

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

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

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

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

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

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