Search results for "Bruce Dern"


Django Unchained (2012) RT 88% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Apr 2013

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Kerry Washington

Nebraska (2013) RT 91% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 2014

An aging, booze-addled father takes a trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim what he believes to be a million-dollar sweepstakes prize.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alexander Payne
CAST:  Will Forte  •  Bruce Dern  •  Bob Odenkirk  •  June Squibb

1969 (1988)

Two rebellious youths, Ralph and Scott, find themselves struggling with adulthood as the Vietnam War rages. Feeling trapped in their small town, Scott battles with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Ernest Thompson
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Bruce Dern  •  Mariette Hartley

After Dark, My Sweet (1990) RT 82% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2002

The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Jason Patric  •  Rocky Giordani  •  Rachel Ward  •  Bruce Dern

Believe in Me (2006) RT 60% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2007

In a conservative small town, a young man's wish to coach high school basketball are tweaked by a school board decision that makes him the new coach of the girls' team.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Collector
CAST:  Jeffrey Donovan  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Bruce Dern  •  Bob Gunton

Coming Home (1978) RT 81% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The wife of a Marine serving in Vietnam, Sally Hyde (Jane Fonda) decides to volunteer at a local veterans hospital to occupy her time. There she meets Luke Martin (Jon Voight) ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Hal Ashby
CAST:  Jane Fonda  •  Jon Voight  •  Bruce Dern  •  Penelope Milford

Down in the Valley (2005) RT 52% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2006

On a trip to the beach, a teenage girl named Tobe meets a charismatic stranger named Harlan, who dresses like a cowboy and claims to be a former ranch hand. The pair feel an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Jacobson
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  David Morse  •  Rory Culkin

Family Plot (1976) RT 95% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Lighthearted suspense film about a phony psychic/con artist and her taxi driver/private investigator boyfriend who encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Barbara Harris  •  Bruce Dern  •  Karen Black  •  William Devane

Hang 'Em High (1968) RT 92% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Marshall Jed Cooper survives a hanging, vowing revenge on the lynch mob that left him dangling. To carry out his oath for vengeance, he returns to his former job as a lawman. ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Ted Post
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Inger Stevens  •  Ed Begley  •  Pat Hingle

Marnie (1964) RT 82% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 2000

Marnie is a beautiful kleptomaniac who is in love with businessman Mark Rutland. Marnie who is a compulsive thief is being watched by her new boss Mark who suspects her of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Tippi Hedren  •  Sean Connery  •  Diane Baker  •  Martin Gabel




Masked and Anonymous (2003) RT 24% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Amidst unrest, organizers put on a benefit concert.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Larry Charles
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Penélope Cruz  •  John Goodman

Monster (2003)

Aileen Wuornos is an emotionally scarred highway hooker who shoots a sadistic trick who rapes her and ultimately becomes America's first female serial killer. The film, based ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Patty Jenkins
CAST:  Charlize Theron  •  Christina Ricci  •  Bruce Dern  •  Lee Tergesen

Mulholland Falls (1996) RT 31% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 2004

In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lee Tamahori
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Melanie Griffith  •  Chazz Palminteri  •  Michael Madsen

Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973)

An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  James Coburn  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Bob Dylan  •  Richard Jaeckel

Silent Running (1972) RT 67% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2000

In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Douglas Trumbull
CAST:  Bruce Dern  •  Cliff Potts  •  Ron Rifkin  •  Jesse Vint

Small Soldiers (1998) RT 48% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Dec 1998

When missile technology is used to enhance toy action figures, the toys soon begin to take their battle programming too seriously.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Gregory Smith  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  Denis Leary  •  Phil Hartman

Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969) RT 67% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Burt Kennedy
CAST:  James Garner  •  Joan Hackett  •  Walter Brennan  •  Harry Morgan

That Championship Season (1982) RT 60% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2004

It started as a friendly meeting between 4 old buddies with their basketball coach and ended up in revealing the truth about their relationship. The meeting forces the five ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jason Miller
CAST:  Bruce Dern  •  Stacy Keach  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Martin Sheen

The Astronaut Farmer (2006) RT 57% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Texan Charles Farmer left the Air Force as a young man to save the family ranch when his dad died. Like most American ranchers, he owes his bank. Unlike most, he's an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Polish
CAST:  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Jon Gries  •  Max Thieriot

The 'Burbs (1989) RT 47% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 1999

When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to suspect the newcomers of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Cory Danziger  •  Bruce Dern