Search results for "Chris Cooper"


August: Osage County (2013) RT 64% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 2014

A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Wells
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Julia Roberts  •  Chris Cooper  •  Ewan McGregor

The Bourne Identity (2002) RT 83% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Franka Potente  •  Chris Cooper  •  Clive Owen

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 Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) RT 52% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2014

For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Marc Webb
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Emma Stone  •  Dane DeHaan

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

Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (2012) RT 98% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Oct 2013

Academy Award®–winning documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Dark Side) explores the charged issue of pedophilia in the Catholic Church, following a trail from the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Alex Gibney
CAST:  Jamey Sheridan  •  John Slattery  •  Chris Cooper  •  Brady Bryson

The Company You Keep (2012) RT 54% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Aug 2013

A thriller centered on a former Weather Underground activist who goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Shia LaBeouf  •  Nick Nolte  •  Stanley Tucci

The Muppets (2011) RT 96% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2012

When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  John Krasinski  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Jack Black

The Tempest (2010) RT 30% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Dec 2011

The Tempest, based on the play of the same name by William Shakespeare, is written and directed by Julie Taymor. The play's main character was Prospero, and Taymor changed the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Julie Taymor
CAST:  Felicity Jones  •  Reeve Carney  •  David Strathairn  •  Tom Conti

The Town (2010) RT 94% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 2010

Doug MacRay is a longtime thief, who, smarter than the rest of his crew, is looking for his chance to exit the game. But when a bank job leads to the group kidnapping ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ben Affleck
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Rebecca Hall  •  Jeremy Renner  •  Jon Hamm




Amigo (2010)

Rafael, a village mayor caught in the murderous crossfire of the Philippine-American War. When U.S. troops occupy his village, Rafael comes under pressure from a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  Chris Cooper  •  DJ Qualls  •  Garret Dillahunt  •  Yul Vazquez

Remember Me (2010) RT 27% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Still reeling from a heartbreaking family event and his parents' subsequent divorce, Tyler Hawkins discovers a fresh lease on life when he meets Ally Craig, a gregarious ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Allen Coulter
CAST:  Robert Pattinson  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Emilie de Ravin  •  Chris Cooper

The Company Men (2010) RT 67% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jun 2011

Bobby Walker is living the proverbial American dream: great job, beautiful family, shiny Porsche in the garage. When corporate downsizing leaves him and co-workers Phil ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Wells
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Chris Cooper  •  Kevin Costner

Where the Wild Things Are (2009) RT 73% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Max imagines running away from his mom and sailing to a far-off land where large talking beasts -- Ira, Carol, Douglas, the Bull, Judith and Alexander -- crown him as their ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze
CAST:  Catherine Keener  •  Max Records  •  Lauren Ambrose  •  James Gandolfini

The Kingdom (2007) RT 51% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2007

A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Berg
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Chris Cooper  •  Jason Bateman

Breach (2007) RT 84% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Eric O'Neill, a computer specialist who wants to be made an agent is assigned to clerk for Robert Hanssen, a senior agent with 25 years in the FBI, and to write down ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Billy Ray
CAST:  Chris Cooper  •  Ryan Phillippe  •  Laura Linney  •  Dennis Haysbert

Married Life (2007) RT 55% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Sep 2008

The late 1940s. Richard Langley, a bachelor playboy, narrates a story that starts when his best friend, Harry Allen, invites him to lunch to tell Richard he's in love. Trouble ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ira Sachs
CAST:  Chris Cooper  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Rachel McAdams

Primo Levi's Journey (2007) RT 85% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Aug 2008

In February, 1945, Primo Levi (1919-1987) and other Auschwitz survivors set off for home. The journey took more then eight months. Sixty years later, a film crew retraces ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Foreign • War
DIRECTION:  Davide Ferrario
CAST:  Chris Cooper

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

Jarhead (2005) RT 61% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swafford and his unit are sent to the Persian ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Scott MacDonald  •  Lucas Black