Search results for "Chris Rock"

Head of State (2003) RT 31% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Aug 2003

When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, the Democratic party unexpectedly picks a Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam (Rock) as his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Chris Rock
CAST:  Chris Rock  •  Bernie Mac  •  Dylan Baker  •  Nick Searcy

Top Five (2014)

A comedian tries to make it as a serious actor when his reality-TV star fiancé talks him into broadcasting their wedding on her TV show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Chris Rock
CAST:  Chris Rock  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Gabrielle Union  •  J. B. Smoove

Grown Ups 2 (2013) RT 7% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2013

The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Kevin James  •  Chris Rock  •  David Spade

A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Eleven-year-old David is the first android with human feelings. He is adopted by the Swinton family to test his ability to function. Before they are done testing him though ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Haley Joel Osment  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Sam Robards  •  Jake Thomas

Grown Ups (2010) RT 10% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2010

After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Salma Hayek  •  Maria Bello  •  Steve Buscemi

Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (2012) RT 64% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2013

'Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp', examines the tumultuous life of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim (1918-1992) and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of 7 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jorge Hinojosa
CAST:  Chris Rock  •  Snoop Dogg  •  Ice-T  •  Bill Duke

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012) RT 79% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still trying to get back to the Big Apple and their beloved Central Park zoo, but first they need to find the penguins. When they travel to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Darnell  •  Tom McGrath  •  Conrad Vernon
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Sacha Baron Cohen  •  David Schwimmer  •  Frances McDormand

What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012) RT 22% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kirk Jones
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Jennifer Lopez

2 Days in New York (2012) RT 65% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Marion and Mingus live cozily – perhaps too cozily – with their cat and two young children from previous relationships. However, when Marion’s jolly father, her oversexed ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Julie Delpy
CAST:  Julie Delpy  •  Dylan Baker  •  Chris Rock  •  Albert Delpy

Death at a Funeral (2010) RT 41% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Aug 2010

Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Zoe Saldana  •  James Marsden  •  Martin Lawrence  •  Tracy Morgan

Good Hair (2009) RT 95% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2010

An exposé of comic proportions that only Chris Rock could pull off, GOOD HAIR visits beauty salons and hairstyling battles, scientific laboratories and Indian temples to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jeff Stilson
CAST:  Maya Angelou  •  Chris Rock  •  Nia Long  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy (2009) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Apr 2010

Directors Robert Townsend and Quincy Newell offer this comprehensive and hilarious examination of the history, evolution and cultural significance of African American comedy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Robert Townsend
CAST:  Franklyn Ajaye  •  Angela Bassett  •  Bill Bellamy  •  Julian Bond

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) RT 64% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Alex, Marty, Melman, Gloria, King Julien, Maurice, the penguins and the chimps are back and still marooned on Madagascar. In the face of this obstacle, the New Yorkers have ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Darnell  •  Tom McGrath
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  David Schwimmer  •  Chris Rock

Chris Rock: Kill the Messenger (2008)

An HBO special edited from three performances from Chris Rock's 2008 comedy tour: London (dark suit, dark shirt), Johannesburg (black suit, white shirt) and New York (shiny ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marty Callner
CAST:  Chris Rock

Bee Movie (2007) RT 51% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Hickner  •  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Patrick Warburton

Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2008

The documentary consists of tape of Don's show (never been filmed before), interviews with Don's contemporaries, (Steve Lawrence, Bob Newhart, Debbie Reynolds, etc.), ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Don Rickles  •  Dave Attell  •  Richard Lewis  •  Chris Rock

Madagascar (2005) RT 55% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Nov 2005

Zoo animals leave the comforts of man-made habitats for exotic adventure in this animated family film. After escaping from the zoo, four friends -- a lion, a hippo, a zebra ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Darnell  •  Tom McGrath
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Chris Rock  •  David Schwimmer  •  Jada Pinkett Smith

The Longest Yard (2005) RT 31% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Pro quarter-back Paul Crewe (Sandler) and former college champion and coach Nate Scarboro (Reynolds) are doing in the same prison. Asked to put together a team of inmates to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Segal
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Chris Rock  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Michael Irvin