Search results for "Chris Parnell"


Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Christina Applegate  •  Paul Rudd  •  David Koechner

Down with Love (2003) RT 59% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Aaaah... it's New York City in 1962, and love is blooming between a journalist and a feminist advice author, who's falling head over heels despite her beau's playboy lifestyle ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Sarah Paulson  •  David Hyde Pierce

Jingle All the Way (1996) RT 17% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Meet Howard Langston, a salesman for a mattress company is constantly busy at his job, and he also constantly disappoints his son, after he misses his son's karate exposition, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Brian Levant
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Phil Hartman  •  Sinbad  •  Rita Wilson

Evil Alien Conquerors (2003) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Inept beings from the planet Kabijj land on Earth and attempt to behead all of its beings and take over the planet  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Chris Matheson
CAST:  Michael Weston  •  Diedrich Bader  •  Chris Parnell  •  Tyler Labine

The Dogfather (2010) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jan 2011

When a Mafia don's right-hand man, a bulldog named Sonny, swallows his ring, comedy ensues as two of the don's best soldiers try and retrieve the ring from Sonny, who has been ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Boddington
CAST:  Chris Parnell  •  William Cuddy  •  Brandi Ward

Hotel Transylvania (2012) RT 45% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teen-aged daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Genndy Tartakovsky
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Steve Buscemi  •  David Spade  •  Kevin James

Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice (2011)

Lanny and Wayne are at it again! With the Big 2-5 fast approaching, Wayne and Lanny must race to recover classified North Pole technology which has fallen into the hands of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Kevin Deters  •  Stevie Wermers
CAST:  Sarah Chalke  •  Dave Foley  •  Emily Alyn Lind  •  Chris Parnell

Escape from Planet Earth (2013) RT 33% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jun 2013

Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Callan Brunker
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Rob Corddry  •  Ricky Gervais  •  Jessica Alba

Answer This! (2011) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Brilliant trivia whiz Paul Tarson is great at answering little questions but horrible at answering the big ones – like what’s he going to do after grad school? When his father ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christopher Farah
CAST:  Christopher Gorham  •  Arielle Kebbel  •  Chris Parnell  •  Nelson Franklin

Paper Man (2009) RT 32% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2011

A coming-of-middle-age comedy that chronicles the unlikely friendship between failed author Richard Dunne and a Long Island teen who teaches him a thing or two about growing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Kieran Mulroney  •  Michele Mulroney
CAST:  Emma Stone  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Kieran Culkin




Kabluey (2007) RT 84% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Leslie is left with few options when her husband is sent back to war in the Middle East. A modest amount of help arrives in the form of his brother, Salman, who is less than ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Scott Prendergast
CAST:  Lisa Kudrow  •  Scott Prendergast  •  Christine Taylor  •  Conchata Ferrell

Labor Pains (2009) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 2009

A young woman pretends to be pregnant in order to avoid being fired from her job. When that gets her a bunch of special treatment by everyone involved in her life, she tries ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lara Shapiro
CAST:  Lindsay Lohan  •  Aaron Yoo  •  Cheryl Hines  •  Janeane Garofalo

Eavesdrop (2008) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Two chess players face off at a busy café, studying both the pieces on the board and the unfolding dramas at the neighboring tables. While a young couple fumbles through an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Matthew Miele
CAST:  Alejandra Ambrosi  •  Josh Barrett  •  Jeanine Bartel  •  Steve Benisty

Ira & Abby (2006)

A neurotic, young psychology student, with low self-esteem, has a chance encounter with a free-spirited, extremely gregarious woman who works at the Paris Health Club in New ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Cary
CAST:  Chris Messina  •  Jennifer Westfeldt  •  David Margulies  •  Kali Rocha

The Grand (2007) RT 40% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Jun 2008

The Grand is in the tradition of improvisational comedies like Best In Show and This Is Spinal Tap. The story is set in the world of professional poker and follows six players ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Zak Penn
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Werner Herzog  •  Dennis Farina  •  David Cross

Hot Rod (2007) RT 40% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2007

For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Akiva Schaffer
CAST:  Andy Samberg  •  Isla Fisher  •  Bill Hader  •  Sissy Spacek

The Ladies Man (2000) RT 11% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Reginald Hudlin
CAST:  Tim Meadows  •  Karyn Parsons  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  John Witherspoon

Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) RT 74% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2008

Singer Dewey Cox overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Jake Kasdan
CAST:  John C. Reilly  •  Jenna Fischer  •  Tim Meadows  •  Kristen Wiig

Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Dec 2004

While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Christina Applegate  •  Paul Rudd  •  Steve Carell